Sentence Examples


  • 5, 6); there is absolutely no knowledge and no work in Sheol (ix.
  • Verse 52: " They quelled my life in the pit " (Sheol; Psalms xxx.
  • The seers of Israel were content to dismiss their dead to a land of silence and darkness, the vast hollow gloom of the subterranean Sheol.'
  • The view of the future life is the old Hebrew one: death is practically the end-all, Sheol is the negation of happy activity, and from it no one returns; in v.
  • Paradise was sometimes regarded as the division of Sheol to which the righteous passed after death, but at others it was conceived as the heavenly abode of Moses, Enoch and Elijah, to which other saints would pass after the last judgment.
 

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