death reigned from Adam to Moses
Nevertheless death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over them that had not sinned after the similitude of Adam’s transgression, who is the figure of him that was to come.
Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.
holding forth the word of life; that I may rejoice in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, neither laboured in vain.
1 John 1:1
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;
and if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from the things which are written in this book.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Ye shall therefore keep my statutes, and my judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in them: I am the Lord.
The humble shall see this, and be glad: and your heart shall live that seek God.
The righteousness of thy testimonies is everlasting: give me understanding, and I shall live.
Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.
But if the wicked turn from his wickedness, and do that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
For thus saith the Lord unto the house of Israel, Seek ye me, and ye shall live:
Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.
But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil.
For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled.
Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away.
And it is easier for heaven and earth to pass, than one tittle of the law to fail.
For as the Father hath life in himself; so hath he given to the Son to have life in himself;
1 John 5:12
He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the Son of God hath not life.