Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Oh that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, that I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people!

Bible References

Oh that

Jeremiah 13:17
But if ye will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret for [your] pride. And my eye shall weep greatly, and run down with tears, because LORD's flock is taken captive.
Jeremiah 14:17
And thou shall say this word to them: Let my eyes run down with tears night and day, and let them not cease. For the virgin daughter of my people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous wound.
Psalm 119:136
Streams of water run down my eyes, because they do not observe thy law.
Isaiah 16:9
Therefore I will weep with the weeping of Jazer for the vine of Sibmah. I will water thee with my tears, O Heshbon, and Elealeh. for upon thy summer fruits and upon thy harvest the [battle] shout has fallen.
Isaiah 22:4
Therefore I said, Look away from me. I will weep bitterly. Labor not to comfort me for the destruction of the daughter of my people.
Lamentations 2:11
My eyes fail with tears, my heart is troubled, my liver is poured upon the earth, because of the destruction of the daughter of my people, because the young sons and the sucklings faint in the streets of the city.
Lamentations 3:48
My eye runs down with streams of water, for the destruction of the daughter of my people.
Ezekiel 21:6
Sigh therefore, thou son of man. With the breaking of thy loins and with bitterness thou shall sigh before their eyes.

The daughter

Jeremiah 6:26
O daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth, and wallow thyself in ashes. Make thee mourning, as for an only son, a most bitter lamentation. For the destroyer shall suddenly come upon us.
Jeremiah 8:21
For the hurt of the daughter of my people I am hurt. I mourn. Dismay has taken hold on me.

General references

2 Samuel 1:12
And they mourned, and wept, and fasted until evening, for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of LORD, and for the house of Israel, because they were fallen by the sword.
Psalm 119:136
Streams of water run down my eyes, because they do not observe thy law.
Lamentations 3:48
My eye runs down with streams of water, for the destruction of the daughter of my people.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.
Romans 9:2
that great distress is in me, and unceasing sorrow in my heart.