Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Behold, for peace I had great bitterness: but thou hast in love to my soul delivered it from the pit of corruption: for thou hast cast all my sins behind thy back.

For peace i had great bitterness

In love to my soul delivered it from the pit

General references

Bible References

For peace i had great bitterness

Job 3:25
For I feared a fear, and it hath come upon me, and that which I dreaded hath come to me.
Job 29:18
And I said, I shall die in my nest, and multiply my days as the sand;
Psalm 30:6
As for me, I said in my prosperity, I shall never be moved.

In love to my soul delivered it from the pit

Psalm 30:3
Jehovah, thou hast brought up my soul from Sheol, thou hast quickened me from among those that go down to the pit.
Psalm 40:2
And he brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock; he hath established my goings:
Psalm 86:13
For great is thy loving-kindness toward me, and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest Sheol.
Psalm 88:4
I am reckoned with them that go down into the pit; I am as a man that hath no strength:
Jonah 2:6
I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; The bars of the earth closed upon me for ever: But thou hast brought up my life from the pit, O Jehovah my God.

Thou hast cast

Isaiah 43:25
I, I am He that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and I will not remember thy sins.
Psalm 10:2
The wicked, in his pride, doth hotly pursue the afflicted. They shall be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
Psalm 85:2
Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people; thou hast covered all their sin. Selah.
Jeremiah 31:34
And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know Jehovah; for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith Jehovah: for I will pardon their iniquity, and their sin will I remember no more.
Micah 7:18
Who is a God like unto thee, that forgiveth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in loving-kindness.

General references

Matthew 5:4
Blessed they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.