"We know that we have passed from death to life; because we love the brethren. He that loveth not his brother abideth in death."
First Letter of John 3:14
"Be thou faithful to death, and I will give thee a crown of life."
"It is in dying that we are born to eternal life."
Prayer of St. Francis
"And the commandment, which was ordained to life, I found to be death."
"Verily, verily, I say to you, he that hearth my word, and believe in him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but hath passed from death to life."