Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree: and he requested for himself that he might die; and said, It is enough; now, O LORD, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.

Bible References

Sat down

1 Kings 13:14
and went after the man of God, and found him sitting under a terebinth; and he said to him, Art thou the man of God that camest from Judah? And he said, I am.
Genesis 21:15
And the water was exhausted from the flask; and she cast the child under one of the shrubs,
John 4:6
Now a fountain of Jacob's was there; Jesus therefore, being wearied with the way he had come, sat just as he was at the fountain. It was about the sixth hour.

He requested

1 Kings 19:3
And when he saw that, he arose, and went for his life, and came to Beer-sheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there.
Numbers 11:15
And if thou deal thus with me, slay me, I pray thee, if I have found favour in thine eyes, that I may not behold my wretchedness.
2 Kings 2:11
And it came to pass as they went on, and talked, that behold, a chariot of fire and horses of fire; and they parted them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into the heavens.
Job 3:20
Wherefore is light given to him that is in trouble, and life to those bitter of soul,
Jeremiah 20:14
Cursed be the day wherein I was born; let not the day wherein my mother bore me be blessed!
Jonah 4:3
And now, Jehovah, take, I beseech thee, my life from me, for it is better for me to die than to live.
Philippians 1:21
For for me to live is Christ, and to die gain;

Better

Amos 6:2
Pass unto Calneh, and see; and from thence go to Hamath the great; and go down to Gath of the Philistines: are they better than these kingdoms? or their border greater than your border?
Nahum 3:8
Art thou better than No-Amon, that was situate among the rivers, that had the waters round about her, whose rampart was the sea, and of the sea was her wall?
Matthew 6:26
Look at the birds of the heaven, that they sow not, nor reap, nor gather into granaries, and your heavenly Father nourishes them. Are ye not much more excellent than they?
Romans 3:9
What then? are we better? No, in no wise: for we have before charged both Jews and Greeks with being all under sin: