Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Come now, you rich, weep and howl for the miseries that are coming upon you.
Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.
Blessed are you who hunger now, for you shall be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh.
2 Corinthians 7:10
For godly sorrow produces a repentance that leads to salvation and brings no regret, but worldly sorrow produces death.
Woe to you who are full now, for you shall hunger. Woe to you who laugh now, for you shall mourn and weep.
But Abraham said, 'Son, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things, and Lazarus received evil things; but now he is comforted here and you are in agony.
As she glorified herself and played the wanton, so give her a like measure of torment and mourning; for she says in her heart, 'A queen I sit, and I am not a widow, mourning I will never see.'