Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He hath destroyed me on every side, and I am gone: and mine hope hath he removed like a tree.
I am gone
And there came a certain day, - when his sons and his daughters were eating, and drinking wine, in the house of their eldest brother.
So the accuser went forth from the presence of Yahweh, - and smote Job with a sore boil, from the sole of his foot, unto his crown.
But, I, unto thee, O Yahweh, have cried for help, And, in the morning, my prayer will confront thee!
My Lord hath become like a foe, hath swallowed up Israel, hath swallowed up all her castles, ruined his strongholds, - and hath caused to abound, in the daughter of Judah, lamentation and mourning.
2 Corinthians 4:8
On every side, pressed hard, but not hemmed in, without a way, but not without a by-way,
I am gone
My days, are past, my purposes, are broken off, the possessions of my heart!
My days, are like a shadow extended, And, I, as green herbage, do wither.
What is my strength, that I should hope? Or what mine end, that I should prolong my desire?
So, shall be the latter end of all who forget GOD, and, the hope of the impious, shall perish:
Where then would be my hope? And, as for my blessedness, who should see it!
Maternal love shall forget him, the worm shall find him sweet, No more shall he be remembered, but perversity shall be shivered like a tree.
I have seen a lawless man, a tyrant, and spreading himself out, like a cedar in Lebanon;