Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.

None spake

Bible References

They sat

Ezra 9:3
And when I heard this thing, I rent my garment and my robe, and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard, and sat down confounded.
Nehemiah 1:4
And it came to pass, when I heard these words, that I sat down and wept, and mourned certain days; and I fasted and prayed before the God of heaven,
Isaiah 3:26
And her gates shall lament and mourn; and she shall be desolate and sit upon the ground.
Isaiah 47:1
Come down, and sit in the dust, O virgin daughter of Babylon; sit on the ground without a throne, O daughter of the Chaldeans: for thou shalt no more be called tender and delicate.

Seven days

Genesis 1:5
And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And there was evening and there was morning, one day.
Genesis 50:10
And they came to the threshing-floor of Atad, which is beyond the Jordan, and there they lamented with a very great and sore lamentation: and he made a mourning for his father seven days.

None spake

Job 4:2
If one assay to commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? But who can withhold himself from speaking?
Psalm 77:4
Thou holdest mine eyes watching: I am so troubled that I cannot speak.