Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the LORD, and he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice.

By reason of mine

General references

Bible References

I cried

Genesis 32:7
Jacob was greatly afraid and distressed; he divided the people with him into two camps, along with the flocks, cattle, and camels.
1 Samuel 30:6
David was in a difficult position because the troops talked about stoning him, for they were all very bitter over the loss of their sons and daughters. But David found strength in the Lord his God.
Psalm 4:1
For the choir director: with stringed instruments. A Davidic psalm.Answer me when I call,
God, who vindicates me.
You freed me from affliction;
be gracious to me and hear my prayer.
Psalm 18:4
The ropes of death were wrapped around me;
the torrents of destruction terrified me.
Psalm 22:24
For He has not despised or detested
the torment of the afflicted.
He did not hide His face from him
but listened when he cried to Him for help.
Psalm 34:6
This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him
and saved him from all his troubles.
Psalm 65:2
All humanity will come to You,
the One who hears prayer.
Psalm 120:1
A song of ascents.In my distress I called to the Lord,
and He answered me.
Psalm 142:1
A Davidic Maskil. When he was in the cave. A prayer.I cry aloud to the Lord;
I plead aloud to the Lord for mercy.
Luke 22:44
Being in anguish, He prayed more fervently, and His sweat became like drops of blood falling to the ground.]
Hebrews 5:7
During His earthly life, He offered prayers and appeals with loud cries and tears to the One who was able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His reverence.

By reason of mine

1 Samuel 1:16
Don’t think of me as a wicked woman; I’ve been praying from the depth of my anguish and resentment.”


Psalm 18:5
The ropes of Sheol entangled me;
the snares of death confronted me.
Psalm 61:2
I call to You from the ends of the earth
when my heart is without strength.
Lead me to a rock that is high above me,
Psalm 86:13
For Your faithful love for me is great,
and You deliver my life from the depths of Sheol.
Psalm 88:1
A song. A psalm of the sons of Korah. For the choir director: according to Mahalath Leannoth. A Maskil of Heman the Ezrahite.Lord, God of my salvation,
I cry out before You day and night.
Psalm 116:3
The ropes of death were wrapped around me,
and the torments of Sheol overcame me;
I encountered trouble and sorrow.


Psalm 16:10
For You will not abandon me to Sheol;
You will not allow Your Faithful One to see decay.
Isaiah 14:9
Sheol below is eager to greet your coming.
He stirs up the spirits of the departed for you—
all the rulers of the earth.
He makes all the kings of the nations
rise from their thrones.
Matthew 12:40
For as Jonah was in the belly of the huge fish three days and three nights, so the Son of Man will be in the heart of the earth three days and three nights.
Acts 2:27
because You will not leave me in Hades
or allow Your Holy One to see decay.

And thou

Psalm 34:6
This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him
and saved him from all his troubles.
Psalm 65:2
All humanity will come to You,
the One who hears prayer.

General references

Psalm 86:7
I call on You in the day of my distress,
for You will answer me.
Lamentations 3:55
ק QofI called on Your name, Yahweh,
from the depths of the Pit.

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