20 Thought-Provoking Quotes about Death
Death is not the end. And for the Christian, death is nothing to be feared. Jesus came to conquer death, hell, and the grave – and He’s passed that victory on to us. If we believe in Him, then death is merely a transition from this world to our true Heavenly home. If you’re worried or fearful about death, then I hope that these quotes and verses can give you a deeper insight and a renewed peace.
For as by a man came death, by a man has come also the resurrection of the dead.
- 1 Corinthians 15:21
When a willing victim who had committed no treachery was killed in a traitor's stead, the table would crack and Death itself would start working backwards.'
- C.S. Lewis
We see his smile of love even when others see nothing but the black hand of Death smiting our best beloved.
- Charles Spurgeon
Behold, the eye of the Lord is on those who fear him, on those who hope in his steadfast love, that he may deliver their soul from death and keep them alive in famine.
- Psalm 33:18-20
How awful to die out of Christ! How blessed to die in Christ!
- William Tiptaft
As I go into a cemetery I like to think of the time when the dead shall rise from their graves. ... Thank God, our friends are not buried; they are only sown!
- Dwight L. Moody
For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, now that we are reconciled, shall we be saved by his life.
- Romans 5:10
I don't so much pray that my death will be without pain, but that it will be without doubt.
- John Piper
Where sin has been removed death can only interrupt the earthly life and usher in the heavenly.
- John MacArthur
I am not tired of my work, neither am I tired of the world; yet, when Christ calls me home, I shall go with gladness.
- Adoniram Judson
Never fear dying, beloved. Dying is the last, but the least matter that a Christian has to be anxious about. Fear living - that is a hard battle to fight, a stern discipline to endure, a rough voyage to undergo.
- Charles Spurgeon
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
- Helen Keller
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
- William Penn
If today were your last, would you do what you're doing?
- Max Lucado
They, then, who are destined to die, need not be careful to inquire what death they are to die, but into what place death will usher them.
Christians never say "good-bye"; just "until we meet again."
- Woodrow Kroll
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
- Psalm 23:4
Death is a reality in this world, but it does not have to control our lives. How can you takes these words and go live your life now in victory, knowing that Jesus already did your dying for you?