Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If I wait, the grave is mine house: I have made my bed in the darkness.

I have made

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Bible References

If i wait

Job 14:14
(If a man die, shall he live again?) all the days of my time of toil would I wait, till my change should come:
Psalm 27:14
Wait for Jehovah; be strong and let thy heart take courage: yea, wait for Jehovah.
Lamentations 3:25
Jehovah is good unto them that wait for him, to the soul that seeketh him.

The grave

Job 17:1
My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are mine.
Job 10:21
Before I go, and never to return, to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;
Job 30:23
For I know that thou wilt bring me to death, and into the house of assemblage for all living.

I have made

Psalm 139:8
If I ascend up into the heavens thou art there; or if I make my bed in Sheol, behold, thou art there;
Isaiah 57:2
He entereth into peace: they rest in their beds, each one that hath walked in his uprightness.

General references

Ecclesiastes 2:20
Then I went about to cause my heart to despair of all the labour wherewith I had laboured under the sun.
Isaiah 38:10
I said, In the meridian of my days I shall go to the gates of Sheol: I am deprived of the rest of my years.