Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


O the hope of Israel, the saviour thereof in time of trouble, why shouldest thou be as a stranger in the land, and as a wayfaring man that turneth aside to tarry for a night?

A wayfaring

Bible References

The hope

Jeremiah 17:13
O Lord, the hope of Israel, all who give you up will be put to shame; those who go away from you will be cut off from the earth, because they have given up the Lord, the fountain of living waters.
Jeremiah 50:7
They have been attacked by all those who came across them: and their attackers said, We are doing no wrong, because they have done evil against the Lord in whom is righteousness, against the Lord, the hope of their fathers.
Joel 3:16
And the Lord will be thundering from Zion, and his voice will be sounding from Jerusalem; and the heavens and the earth will be shaking: but the Lord will be a breastplate for his people and a strong place for the children of Israel.
Acts 28:20
But for this reason I sent for you, to see and have talk with you: for because of the hope of Israel I am in these chains.
1 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an Apostle of Jesus Christ, by the order of God our Saviour and Christ Jesus our hope;


Isaiah 43:3
For I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your saviour; I have given Egypt as a price for you, Ethiopia and Seba for you.
Isaiah 45:15
Truly, you have a secret God, the God of Israel is a Saviour!

In time

Psalm 9:9
The Lord will be a high tower for those who are crushed down, a high tower in times of trouble;
Psalm 37:39
But the Lord is the saviour of the upright: he is their strength in the time of trouble.
Psalm 46:1
God is our harbour and our strength, a very present help in trouble.
Psalm 91:15
When his cry comes up to me, I will give him an answer: I will be with him in trouble; I will make him free from danger and give him honour.
Psalm 138:7
Even when trouble is round me, you will give me life; your hand will be stretched out against the wrath of my haters, and your right hand will be my salvation.
2 Corinthians 1:4
Who gives us comfort in all our troubles, so that we may be able to give comfort to others who are in trouble, through the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.


Psalm 10:1
Why do you keep far away, O Lord? why are you not to be seen in times of trouble?

A wayfaring

Judges 19:17
And when he saw the traveller in the street of the town, the old man said, Where are you going? and where do you come from?

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain