Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Behold thou their sitting down, and their rising up. I am their song.
And he spoke before his brothers and the army of Samaria, and said, What are these feeble Jews doing? Will they fortify themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they finish in a day? Will they revive the stones out of the heaps of rub
But now those who are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I disdained to set with the dogs of my flock.
But I am a worm, and no man, a reproach of men, and despised by the people.
But in my adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together. The wretches gathered themselves together against me, and I knew [it] not. They tore me, and ceased not.
Thou make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scoffing and a derision to those who are round about us.
When I made sackcloth my clothing, I became a byword to them.
We have become a reproach to our neighbors, a scoffing and derision to those who are round about us.
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us, for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
For there those who led us captive required of us songs, and those who wasted us, mirth, [saying], Sing for us one of the songs of Zion.
O LORD, thou have persuaded me, and I was persuaded. Thou are stronger than I, and have prevailed. I have become a laughing-stock all the day; everyone mocks me.
For was not Israel a derision to thee? Was he found among thieves? For as often as thou speak of him, thou wag the head.
And those who passed by reviled him, shaking their heads,
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think God has exhibited us the apostles least, as men sentenced to die, because we became a spectacle to the world, both to heavenly agents and to men.