Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

When I looked for good, then evil came unto me: and when I waited for light, there came darkness.

Bible References

When i looked

Job 3:25
For I feared a fear, and it hath come upon me, and that which I dreaded hath come to me.
Job 29:18
And I said, I shall die in my nest, and multiply my days as the sand;
Jeremiah 8:15
Peace is looked for, and there is no good; a time of healing, and behold, terror.
Jeremiah 14:19
Hast thou then utterly rejected Judah? Doth thy soul loathe Zion? Why hast thou smitten us, and there is no healing for us? Peace is looked for, and there is no good, and a time of healing, and behold terror!
Jeremiah 15:18
Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable? It refuseth to be healed. Wilt thou be altogether unto me as a treacherous spring, as waters that fail?
Micah 1:12
For the inhabitress of Maroth waited anxiously for good; but evil hath come down from Jehovah unto the gate of Jerusalem.

Light

Job 18:6
The light shall become dark in his tent, and his lamp over him shall be put out.
Job 23:17
Because I was not cut off before the darkness, neither hath he hidden the gloom from me.
Psalm 97:11
Light is sown for the righteous, and joy for the upright in heart.
Isaiah 50:10
Who is among you that feareth Jehovah, that hearkeneth to the voice of his servant? he that walketh in darkness, and hath no light, let him confide in the name of Jehovah, and stay himself upon his God.