2 Corinthians 5:8
Yet we are courageous, and we would rather leave
the body and go home to the Lord.
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already being poured out like a libation, and
the time of my departure is at hand.
For to me life is Christ, and death is gain. If I go on
living in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me.
I do not know which I shall choose. I am caught
between the two. I
long to depart this life and be with
Christ, (for) that is far better.
2 Peter 1:13-14
I think it right, as long as I am in this
"tent," to stir you
up by a reminder, since I know that I will soon have to
put it aside, as indeed our Lord Jesus Christ has shown