Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 he will go after the man of God, and he will find him sitting under an oak: and he will say to him, Thou the man of God who came from Judah? And he will say, I.
Genesis 21:15
And the waters shall be spent in the water skin, and she will cast the child under one of the shrubs.
John 4:6
And Jacob's spring was there. Then Jesus, wearied with the journey, sat thus by the spring: it was about the sixth hour.

He requested

1 Kings 19:3
And he will see and arise, and go for his soul, and he will come to the Well of the Oath which was to Judah, and he will leave his boy there.
Numbers 11:15
And if so thou doest to me, killing, kill me now, if I found grace in thine eyes; and I shall not look upon my evil
2 Kings 2:11
And it will be they went, going speaking, and behold, a chariot of fire and horses of fire, and they will separate between them two; and Elijah will up in a tempest to the heavens.
Job 3:20
Wherefore shall light be given to him toiling, and life to the bitter of soul?
Jeremiah 20:14
Cursed the day which I was born in it; the day which my mother brought me forth shall not be blessed.
Jonah 4:3
And now, O Jehovah, take now my soul from me, for it is good for me to die rather than for me to live.
Philippians 1:21
For me to live is Christ, and to die gain.


Amos 6:2
Pass through Calneh, and see; and go ye from thence to Hamath the great: and go down to the wine-press of the rovers: are they good above these kingdoms? or their bound great above your bound?
Nahum 3:8
Wilt thou be good above No, the builder dwelling among the rivers, the waters round about to her, whose strength the sea, from the sea her wall?
Matthew 6:26
Look ye upon the fowls of heaven; for they neither sow, nor reap, nor collect into stores; and your heavenly Father nourishes them. Do ye not rather differ from them
Romans 3:9
What advantage therefore have we? Not in any way: for we before accused both Jews and Greeks, all to be under sin.