Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For that is his covering only, it is his raiment for his skin: wherein shall he sleep? and it shall come to pass, when he crieth unto me, that I will hear; for I am gracious.

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When he crieth

Exodus 2:23
{And then} during those many days, the king of Egypt died, and the {Israelites} groaned because of the work, and they cried out, and their cry for help because of the work went up to God.
Psalm 34:6
This poor [man] called and Yahweh heard, and saved him from all his troubles.
Psalm 72:12
Indeed he will deliver [the] needy [who is] crying for help, and [the] afflicted [who] has no helper.
Isaiah 19:20
And it will be a sign and a witness to Yahweh of hosts in the land of Egypt; when they cry out to Yahweh because of oppressors, he will send them a savior and a {defender}, and he will deliver them.

For i am gracious

Exodus 34:6
And Yahweh passed over before him, and he proclaimed, "Yahweh, Yahweh, God, [who is] compassionate and gracious, {slow to anger}, and abounding with loyal love and faithfulness,
2 Chronicles 30:9
For when you return to Yahweh, your brothers and your children [will find] compassion before their captors and return to this land, for Yahweh your God [is] gracious and compassionate, and he will not turn away his face from you if you return to him."
Psalm 86:15
But you, O Lord, [are] a compassionate and gracious God, {slow to anger} and abundant in loyal love and faithfulness.
Psalm 136:10
To [him who] struck Egypt through their firstborn, for his loyal love [endures] forever.

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Proverbs 22:27
If there is nothing for you to pay, why will he take your bed from under you?