Bible Verses About Burial

Burial.
    Probable origin of  Ge 4:9,10
    Design of  Ge 23:3,4
    Attended by
      Family of the dead.  Ge 50:5,6,8; Mt 8:21
      Numbers of friends, &c.  Ge 50:7,9; 2Sa 3:31; Lu 7:12
      Female friends.  Mr 15:47; Lu 7:13
      Hired mourners.  Jer 9:17,18
      Great lamentation at.  Ge 50:10,11; 2Sa 3:31,32
    Orations sometimes made at  2Sa 3:33,34
    The body was
      Washed before.  Ac 9:37
      Anointed for.  Mt 26:12
      Wound in linen for.  Joh 11:44; 19:40
      Preserved with spices.  Joh 19:39,40
      Sometimes burned before.  1Sa 31:12
      Carried on a bier to.  2Sa 3:31; Lu 7:14
    Perfumes burned at  2Ch 16:14; Jer 34:5
    Antiquity of coffins for  Ge 50:26
    Often took place immediately after death  Joh 11:17,39; Ac 5:6,10
    Of persons embalmed, deferred for seventy days  Ge 50:3,4
    Of persons hanged, always on the days of execution  De 21:23; Joh 19:31
    The right of all nations  Jdj 16:31; Joh 19:38
    Of enemies, sometimes performed by the conquerors  1Ki 11:15; Eze 39:11-14
    Of the friendless, a kind act  2Sa 2:5
    Places used for
      Natural caves.  Ge 23:19; Joh 11:38
      Caves hewn out of rocks.  Isa 22:16; Mt 27:60
      Gardens.  2Ki 21:18,26; Joh 19:41
      Under trees.  Ge 35:8; 1Sa 31:13
      Tops of the hills.  Jos 24:33; 2Ki 23:16
      Houses of the deceased.  1Sa 25:1; 1Ki 2:34
      The city of David for the kings of Judah.  1Ki 2:10; 2Ch 21:20; 24:16
    Antiquity of purchasing places for  Ge 23:7-16
    Places of
      Frequently prepared and pointed out during life.  Ge 50:5; 2Ch 16:14; Mt 27:60
      Members of a family interred in the same.  Ge 25:10; 49:31; 2Sa 2:32
      Held in high veneration.  Ne 2:3,5
      Provided for the common people.  Jer 26:23
      Provided for aliens and strangers.  Mt 27:7
      Visited by sorrowing friends.  Joh 11:31
      Pillars erected on.  Ge 35:20
      Tombs erected over.  Mt 23:27-29
      Sometimes had inscriptions.  2Ki 23:17
      Sometimes not apparent.  Lu 11:44
      For criminals, marked by heaps.  Jos 7:26
      Were ceremonially unclean.  Nu 19:16,18
      Often desecrated by idolatry.  Isa 65:3,4
    The Jews anxious to be interred in their family places of  Ge 47:29-31; 49:29,30; 50:25; 2Sa 19:37
    Followed by a feast  2Sa 3:35; Jer 16:7,8; Ho 9:4
    Privation of, considered a calamity  Ec 6:3
    Privation of, threatened as a punishment  2Ki 9:10; Jer 8:2; 16:4
    An ignominious, compared to the burial of an ass  Jer 22:19
    Illustrative of regeneration  Ro 6:4; Col 2:12