Psalm 49:14-20 NIV

14 Like sheep they are destined1 for the grave,a2 and death will feed on them. The upright will rule3 over them in the morning; their forms will decay in the grave,b far from their princely mansions.

References for Psalms 49:14

    • d 49:14 - Hebrew "Sheol "; also in verse 15
    • e 49:14 - Hebrew "Sheol "; also in verse 15
      15 But God will redeem my lifec from the grave;4 he will surely take me to himself.5 "Selah"

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      16 Do not be overawed when a man grows rich, when the splendor of his house increases;
      17 for he will take nothing6 with him when he dies, his splendor will not descend with him.7

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      18 Though while he lived he counted himself blessed--8 and men praise you when you prosper--

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      19 he will join the generation of his fathers,9 who will never see the light10 [of life].

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      20 A man who has riches without understanding11 is like the beasts that perish.12

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