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.
Jacob was very afraid and upset. So he divided the people who were with him into two camps, as well as the flocks, herds, and camels.
Deliver me from my distress; rescue me from my suffering!
One deep stream calls out to another at the sound of your waterfalls; all your billows and waves overwhelm me.
The ropes of death tightened around me, the snares of Sheol confronted me. I was confronted with trouble and sorrow.
2 Corinthians 1:8
For we do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, regarding the affliction that happened to us in the province of Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of living.
2 Corinthians 4:8
We are experiencing trouble on every side, but are not crushed; we are perplexed, but not driven to despair;
2 Corinthians 7:5
For even when we came into Macedonia, our body had no rest at all, but we were troubled in every way -- struggles from the outside, fears from within.
Then Moses cried out to the Lord, "What will I do with this people? -- a little more and they will stone me!"
However, the whole community threatened to stone them. But the glory of the Lord appeared to all the Israelites at the tent of meeting.
Men are nothing but a mere breath; human beings are unreliable. When they are weighed in the scales, all of them together are lighter than air.
The crowds that went ahead of him and those following kept shouting, "Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the highest!"
Pilate said to them, "Then what should I do with Jesus who is called the Christ?" They all said, "Crucify him!"
Even if he slays me, I will hope in him; I will surely defend my ways to his face!
In my distress I called to the Lord; I cried out to my God. From his heavenly temple he heard my voice; he listened to my cry for help.
By David. Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have integrity, and I trust in the Lord without wavering.
By David. The Lord delivers and vindicates me! I fear no one! The Lord protects my life! I am afraid of no one!
Written by David, when he pretended to be insane before Abimelech, causing the king to send him away. I will praise the Lord at all times; my mouth will continually praise him.
For the music director; By David, a psalm. I relied completely on the Lord, and he turned toward me and heard my cry for help.
Why are you depressed, O my soul? Why are you upset? Wait for God! For I will again give thanks to my God for his saving intervention.
When I am afraid, I trust in you.
For the music director, Jeduthun; a psalm of David. For God alone I patiently wait; he is the one who delivers me.
It is better to take shelter in the Lord than to trust in people.
The name of the Lord is like a strong tower; the righteous person runs to it and is set safely on high.
For you are a protector for the poor, a protector for the needy in their distress, a shelter from the rainstorm, a shade from the heat. Though the breath of tyrants is like a winter rainstorm,
Hezekiah took the letter from the messengers and read it. Then Hezekiah went up to the Lord's temple and spread it out before the Lord.
Then I said, "Lord, you give me strength and protect me. You are the one I can run to for safety when I am in trouble. Nations from all over the earth will come to you and say, 'Our ancestors had nothing but false gods -- worthless idols that could not help them at all.
When the fig tree does not bud, and there are no grapes on the vines; when the olive trees do not produce, and the fields yield no crops; when the sheep disappear from the pen, and there are no cattle in the stalls,
Against hope Abraham believed in hope with the result that he became the father of many nations according to the pronouncement, "so will your descendants be."
What then shall we say about these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
2 Corinthians 1:6
But if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; if we are comforted, it is for your comfort that you experience in your patient endurance of the same sufferings that we also suffer.
So we can say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper, and I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?"