Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


O LORD, be gracious unto us; we have waited for thee: be thou their arm every morning, our salvation also in the time of trouble.

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Bible References

Be gracious

Isaiah 25:9
It shall be said in that day, "Behold, this is our God. We have waited for him, and he will save us. This is the LORD. We have waited for him. We will be glad and rejoice in his salvation."
Isaiah 26:8
Yes, in the path of your judgments, O LORD, have we waited for you. Your name and your renown are the desire of our soul.
Isaiah 30:18
Therefore the LORD will wait, that he may be gracious to you; and therefore he will be exalted, that he may have mercy on you, for the LORD is a God of justice. Blessed are all those who wait for him.
Psalm 27:13
I am still confident of this: I will see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.
Psalm 62:1
My soul rests in God alone. My salvation is from him.
Psalm 123:2
Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress; so our eyes look to the LORD, our God, until he has mercy on us.
Psalm 130:4
But there is forgiveness with you, therefore you are feared.
Lamentations 3:25
The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul that seeks him.
Hosea 14:2
Take words with you, and return to the LORD. Tell him, "Forgive all our sins, and accept that which is good, and we will offer the fruit of our lips

Be thou

Isaiah 25:4
For you have 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 dreaded ones is like a storm against the wall.
Exodus 14:27
Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and the sea returned to its strength when the morning appeared; and the Egyptians fled against it. The LORD overthrew the Egyptians in the midst of the sea.
Psalm 25:3
Yes, no one who waits for you shall be shamed. They shall be shamed who deal treacherously without cause.
Psalm 143:8
Cause me to hear your loving kindness in the morning, for I trust in you. Cause me to know the way in which I should walk, for I lift up my soul to you.
Lamentations 3:23
They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.

Our salvation

Isaiah 26:16
LORD, in trouble they have visited you. They poured out a prayer when your chastening was on them.
Psalm 37:39
But the salvation of the righteous is from the LORD. He is their stronghold in the time of trouble.
Psalm 46:1
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
Psalm 50:15
Call on me in the day of trouble. I will deliver you, and you will honor me."
Psalm 60:11
Give us help against the adversary, for the help of man is vain.
Psalm 90:15
Make us glad for as many days as you have afflicted us, for as many years as we have seen evil.
Psalm 91:15
He will call on me, and I will answer him. I will be with him in trouble. I will deliver him, and honor him.
Jeremiah 2:27
who tell wood, 'You are my father;' and a stone, 'You have brought me out:' for they have turned their back to me, and not their face; but in the time of their trouble they will say, 'Arise, and save us.'
Jeremiah 14:8
You hope of Israel, its Savior in the time of trouble, why should you be as a foreigner in the land, and as a wayfaring man who turns aside to stay for a night?
2 Corinthians 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort;

General references

Genesis 49:18
I have waited for your salvation, LORD.