Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Even that it would please God to destroy me; that he would let loose his hand, and cut me off!

Bible References

That it would

Job 3:20
“Why is light given to him who suffers,
And life to the bitter of soul,
Job 7:15
So that my soul would choose suffocation,
Death rather than my pains.
Job 14:13
“Oh that You would hide me in Sheol,
That You would conceal me until Your wrath returns to You,
That You would set a limit for me and remember me!
Numbers 11:14
I alone am not able to carry all this people, because it is too burdensome for me.
1 Kings 19:4
But he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree; and he requested for himself that he might die, and said, “It is enough; now, O Lord, take my life, for I am not better than my fathers.”
Jonah 4:3
Therefore now, O Lord, please take my life from me, for death is better to me than life.”
Revelation 9:6
And in those days men will seek death and will not find it; they will long to die, and death flees from them.

That he would

Job 19:21
“Pity me, pity me, O you my friends,
For the hand of God has struck me.
Psalm 32:4
For day and night Your hand was heavy upon me;
My vitality was drained away as with the fever heat of summer. Selah.
Isaiah 48:10
“Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver;
I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.