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He hath hedged me about, that I cannot get out: he hath made my chain heavy.

Bible References


Lamentations 3:9
He has blocked every road I take with a wall of hewn stones; he has made every path impassable.
Job 3:23
Why is light given to a man whose way is hidden, and whom God has hedged in?
Job 19:8
He has blocked my way so I cannot pass, and has set darkness over my paths.
Psalm 88:8
You cause those who know me to keep their distance; you make me an appalling sight to them. I am trapped and cannot get free.
Jeremiah 38:6
So the officials took Jeremiah and put him in the cistern of Malkijah, one of the royal princes, that was in the courtyard of the guardhouse. There was no water in the cistern, only mud. So when they lowered Jeremiah into the cistern with ropes he sank in the mud.
Hosea 2:6
Therefore, I will soon fence her in with thorns; I will wall her in so that she cannot find her way.


Lamentations 1:14
(Nun) My sins are bound around my neck like a yoke; they are fastened together by his hand. He has placed his yoke on my neck; he has sapped my strength. The Lord has handed me over to those whom I cannot resist.
Lamentations 5:5
We are pursued -- they are breathing down our necks; we are weary and have no rest.
Daniel 9:12
He has carried out his threats against us and our rulers who were over us by bringing great calamity on us -- what has happened to Jerusalem has never been equaled under all heaven!

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