Medo da Morte
Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.
Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death.
"Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
Very truly I tell you, whoever obeys my word will never see death."
Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you life as your victor's crown.
for, "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved." [^6]
We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life.
For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we will certainly also be united with him in a resurrection like his.
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die;
'He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death' "or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away."
36 As it is written: "For your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep to be slaughtered." [^10]
37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
38 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, "neither the present nor the future, nor any powers,
39 neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Even though I walk through the darkest valley, "I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Since the children have flesh and blood, he too shared in their humanity so that by his death he might break the power of him who holds the power of death —that is, the devil —
and free those who all their lives were held in slavery by their fear of death.
There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
54 When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: "Death has been swallowed up in victory." [^8]
55 "Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?" [^9]
56 The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law.
57 But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.