Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when he was in affliction, he besought the LORD his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers,

Bible References

And when

2 Chronicles 28:22
And in the time of his distress he trespassed yet more against LORD, this same king Ahaz.
Leviticus 26:39
And those who are left of you shall pine away in their iniquity in your enemies' lands, and also in the iniquities of their fathers they shall pine away with them.
Deuteronomy 4:30
When thou are in tribulation, and all these things have come upon thee, in the latter days thou shall return to LORD thy God, and hearken to his voice.
Jeremiah 31:18
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself [saying], Thou have chastised me, and I was chastised as a calf unaccustomed [to the yoke]. Turn thou me back, and I shall be turned back, for thou are LORD my God.
Hosea 5:15
I will go and return to my place, till they acknowledge their offence, and seek my face. In their affliction they will seek me earnestly.
Micah 6:9
The voice of LORD cries to the city, and [the man of] wisdom will see thy name. Hear ye the rod, and who has appointed it.
Luke 15:16
And he longed to fill his belly from the husks that the swine ate, and no man gave to him.

He besought

2 Chronicles 33:18
Now the rest of the acts of Manasseh, and his prayer to his God, and the words of the seers who spoke to him in the name of LORD, the God of Israel, behold, they are written among the acts of the kings of Israel.
Psalm 50:15
And call upon me in the day of trouble. I will deliver thee, and thou shall glorify me.
Acts 9:11
And the Lord said to him, After rising, go into the street called Straight, and seek in the house of Judas, a man named Saul of Tarsus, for behold, he is praying.

General references

Job 12:18
He loosens the bond of kings, and he binds their loins with a belt.
Psalm 107:13
Then they cried to LORD in their trouble, and he saved them out of their distresses.
Lamentations 3:55
I called upon thy name, O LORD, out of the lowest dungeon.
Acts 9:9
And he was three days not seeing, and did not eat or drink.