Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Thessalonians 4:13 in English Standard Version "But we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope." Le 19:28 You shall not make any cuts on your body for the dead or tattoo yourselves: I am the Lord. De 14:1 “You are the sons of the Lord your God. You shall not cut yourselves or make any baldness on your foreheads for the dead. 2Sa 12:20 Then David arose from the earth and washed and anointed himself and changed his clothes. And he went into the house of the Lord and worshiped. He then went to his own house. And when he asked, they set food before him, and he ate. Mr 5:39 And when he had entered, he said to them, “Why are you making a commotion and weeping? The child is not dead but sleeping.” Eph 2:12 remember that you were at that time separated from Christ, alienated from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.