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
And Jacob will be greatly afraid and it will press upon him: and he will divide the people which were with him, and the sheep and the oxen, and the camels, into two camps.
1 Samuel 30:6
And it will press upon David greatly, for the people spake of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was bitter, each for his sons and for his daughters: and David will be strengthened in Jehovah his God.
Psalm 4:1
To the overseer upon the stringed instruments; chanting of David. In my calling, answer me, O God of my justice: in straits thou didst enlarge me; compassionate me and hear my prayer.
Psalm 18:4
The pains of death surrounded me, and the torrents of Belial made me afraid.
Psalm 22:24
For he despised not and he abhorred not the afflictions of the bumble; and he hid not his face from him, and in his crying to him he heard.
Psalm 34:6
This poor one called, and Jehovah heard, and from all his straits he saved him.
Psalm 65:2
Hear thou prayer: even to thee shall all flesh come.
Psalm 120:1
Song of ascensions. I called to Jehovah in straits to me, and he will answer me.
Psalm 142:1
Of the understanding to David; a prayer in his being in the cave. With my voice I will cry to Jehovah; with my voice I will entreat to Jehovah.
Luke 22:44
And being in a violent struggle, he prayed more intently: and his sweat was as clots of blood coming down upon the earth.
Hebrews 5:7
Who in the days of his flesh, both prayers and supplications to him able to save him from death, with strong crying and tears, having offered, and listened to by means of circumspection;

By reason of mine

1 Samuel 1:16
Thou wilt not give thy servant before a daughter of Belial, for from the abundance of my complaint and my grief I spoke even till now.


Psalm 18:5
The pains of hades surrounded me: the snares of death anticipated me.
Psalm 61:2
From the end of the earth I will call to thee, in the fainting of my heart: thou wilt lead me into the rock it will be lifted up above me.
Psalm 86:13
For thy mercy is great upon me, and thou didst deliver my soul from hades below.
Psalm 88:1
A song of chanting to the sons of Korah to the overseer upon the lute, for affliction of instruction, for Heman the Ezrabite. O Jehovah, God of my salvation, the day have I cried in the night before thee.
Psalm 116:3
The pains of death surrounded me, and the distresses of hades found me: shall find straits and affliction.


Psalm 16:10
For thou wilt not leave my soul to hades; thou wilt not give thy merciful ones to see corruption.
Isaiah 14:9
Hades from beneath was moved for thee to meet thy coming: it roused the shades for thee, all the leaders of the earth: it raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations.
Matthew 12:40
For as Jonas was in the whale's belly three days and three nights; so shall the Son of man be in the heart of the earth three days and three nights.
Acts 2:27
For thou wilt not leave my soul in hades neither wilt thou give thy sanctified one to see corruption.

And thou

Psalm 34:6
This poor one called, and Jehovah heard, and from all his straits he saved him.
Psalm 65:2
Hear thou prayer: even to thee shall all flesh come.

General references

Psalm 86:7
In the day of my straits I will call thee, for thou wilt answer me.
Lamentations 3:55
I called thy name, O Jehovah, in the pit underneath.