Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 will come upon me, and what I was afraid of will come to me.
Job 29:18
And saying, I shall expire with my nest I shall multiply days as the sand.
Jeremiah 8:15
Hoping for peace, and no good; for a time of healing, and behold, terror.
Jeremiah 14:19
Rejecting, didst thou reject Judah? if thy soul abhorred in Zion? wherefore didst thou smite us, and no healing to us? waiting for peace, and no good; and for a time of healing, and behold terror.
Jeremiah 15:18
Wherefore was my pain everlasting and my blow incurable, refusing to be healed? Being, wilt thou be to me as falsehood, the waters were not faithful?
Micah 1:12
For she dwelling in bitterness was anxious for good: but evil came down from Jehovah to the gate of Jerusalem.


Job 18:6
The light was darkened in his tent, and his lamp shall be extinguished for him.
Job 23:17
For I was not cut off from the face of darkness, and he covered misfortune from my face.
Psalm 97:11
Light was sown for the just one, and gladness for the upright of heart
Isaiah 50:10
Who among you fearing Jehovah, hearing to the voice of his servant? who goes in darkness and no light to him? he shall trust in the name of Jehovah and rest upon his God.