Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And David was greatly distressed; for the people spake of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David encouraged himself in the LORD his God.
Then Jacob was greatly afraid and was distressed: and he divided the people that were with him, and the flocks, and the herds, and the camels, into two companies;
The troubles of my heart are enlarged: Oh bring thou me out of my distresses.
Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterfalls: All thy waves and thy billows are gone over me.
The cords of death compassed me, And the pains of Sheol gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow.
2 Corinthians 1:8
For we would not have you ignorant, brethren, concerning our affliction which befell us in Asia, that we were weighed down exceedingly, beyond our power, insomuch that we despaired even of life:
2 Corinthians 4:8
we are pressed on every side, yet not straitened; perplexed, yet not unto despair;
2 Corinthians 7:5
For even when we were come into Macedonia our flesh had no relief, but we were afflicted on every side; without were fightings, within were fears.
And Moses cried unto Jehovah, saying, What shall I do unto this people? They are almost ready to stone me.
But all the congregation bade stone them with stones. And the glory of Jehovah appeared in the tent of meeting unto all the children of Israel.
Surely men of low degree are vanity, and men of high degree are a lie: In the balances they will go up; They are together lighter than vanity.
And the multitudes that went before him, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest.
Pilate saith unto them, What then shall I do unto Jesus who is called Christ? They all say, Let him be crucified.
Behold, he will slay me; I have no hope: Nevertheless I will maintain my ways before him.
In my distress I called upon Jehovah, And cried unto my God: He heard my voice out of his temple, And my cry before him came into his ears.
Judge me, O Jehovah, for I have walked in mine integrity: I have trusted also in Jehovah without wavering.
Jehovah is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? Jehovah is the strength of my life; Of whom shall I be afraid?
I will bless Jehovah at all times: His praise shall continually be in my mouth.
I waited patiently for Jehovah; And he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.
Why art thou cast down, O my soul? And why art thou disquieted within me? Hope thou in God; for I shall yet praise him For the help of his countenance.
What time I am afraid, I will put my trust in thee.
My soul waiteth in silence for God only: From him cometh my salvation.
It is better to take refuge in Jehovah Than to put confidence in man.
The name of Jehovah is a strong tower; The righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
For thou hast been a stronghold to the poor, a stronghold to the needy in his distress, a refuge from the storm, a shade from the heat, when the blast of the terrible ones is as a storm against the wall.
And Hezekiah received the letter from the hand of the messengers, and read it; and Hezekiah went up unto the house of Jehovah, and spread it before Jehovah.
O Jehovah, my strength, and my stronghold, and my refuge in the day of affliction, unto thee shall the nations come from the ends of the earth, and shall say, Our fathers have inherited nought but lies, even vanity and things wherein there is no profit.
For though the fig-tree shall not flourish, Neither shall fruit be in the vines; The labor of the olive shall fail, And the fields shall yield no food; The flock shall be cut off from the fold, And there shall be no herd in the stalls:
Who in hope believed against hope, to the end that he might become a father of many nations, according to that which had been spoken, So shall thy seed be.
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?
2 Corinthians 1:6
But whether we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; or whether we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which worketh in the patient enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer:
So that with good courage we say, The Lord is my helper; I will not fear: What shall man do unto me?