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Why do people die?

It’s natural to wonder why people die, especially when we lose someone close to us. The Bible says: “The sting producing death is sin.”—1 Corinthians 15:56.

Why do all people sin and die?

The first humans, Adam and Eve, lost their lives because they sinned against God. (Genesis 3:17-19) Death was the only possible outcome of their rebellion against God, for with him is “the source of life.”—Psalm 36:9; Genesis 2:17.

Adam passed on the defect of sin to all his descendants. The Bible says: “Through one man sin entered into the world and death through sin, and thus death spread to all men because they had all sinned.” (Romans 5:12) All people die because they all sin.—Romans 3:23.

How death will be eliminated

God promises a time when “he will actually swallow up death forever.” (Isaiah 25:8) To remove death, he must eliminate its root cause, which is sin. God will do this through Jesus Christ, who “takes away the sin of the world.”—John 1:29; 1 John 1:7.

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Comment by Mike H. on May 19, 2017 at 6:48am

Yes JO B, death is something no one should 'get used to'.

Comment by JO B on May 15, 2017 at 5:12pm

yea why

dad dies in 212

thn loss i 2012 so mush loss i say why

2013 loss why

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2016 1 ut realy got my i had 2 get er pts it vets i did only 1 it got me over loss she died did epepl say ors its only a cat bt she woz only 1 it nevr judg me ovr losses she did not osrry if i sond sily or goij on 2 mush

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