Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Luke 2:26 in English Standard Version "And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord’s Christ." 1Sa 24:6 He said to his men, “The Lord forbid that I should do this thing to my lord, the Lord’s anointed, to put out my hand against him, seeing he is the Lord’s anointed.” Ps 89:48 What man can live and never see death? Who can deliver his soul from the power of Sheol? Lu 9:20 Then he said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” And Peter answered, “The Christ of God.” Lu 23:35 And the people stood by, watching, but the rulers scoffed at him, saying, “He saved others; let him save himself, if he is the Christ of God, his Chosen One!” Joh 8:51 Truly, truly, I say to you, if anyone keeps my word, he will never see death.” Ac 2:27 For you will not abandon my soul to Hades, or let your Holy One see corruption. Heb 11:5 By faith Enoch was taken up so that he should not see death, and he was not found, because God had taken him. Now before he was taken he was commended as having pleased God.