Hebrew Bible

Isaiah 66:24

22 “For just as the new heavens and the new earth I am about to make will remain standing before me,” says the Lord, “so your descendants and your name will remain. 23 From one month to the next and from one Sabbath to the next, all people will come to worship me,” says the Lord. 24They will go out and observe the corpses of those who rebelled against me, for the maggots that eat them will not die, and the fire that consumes them will not die out. All people will find the sight abhorrent.

Date: 7th-5th Centuries B.C.E.
* Dates are based on scholarly estimates
Dead Sea Scrolls

1QH 3

The Thanksgiving Hymns

He is but an edifice of dust, and a thing kneaded with water, whose beginning [is sinful iniquity], and shameful nakedness, [and a fount of uncleanness], and over whom a spirit of straying rules. If he is wicked he shall become [a sign for] ever, and a wonder to (every) generation, [and an object of horror to all] flesh. By Thy goodness alone is man righteous, and with Thy many mercies [Thou strengthenest him]. Thou wilt adorn him with Thy splendour and wilt [cause him to reign amid] many delights with everlasting peace and length of days.

Date: 150 B.C.E. - 100 B.C.E.
* Dates are based on scholarly estimates