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And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in thy sight; and let me not see my wretchedness.
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 Jehovah, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.
Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, And life unto the bitter in soul;
Oh that I might have my request; And that God would grant me the thing that I long for!
So that my soul chooseth strangling, And death rather than these my bones.
Therefore now, O Jehovah, take, I beseech thee, my life from me; for it is better for me to die than to live.
according to my earnest expectation and hope, that in nothing shall I be put to shame, but that with all boldness, as always,'so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether by life, or by death.
And let patience have its perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, lacking in nothing.
Let me not
Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou indeed be unto me as a deceitful brook , as waters that fail?
Wherefore came I forth out of the womb to see labor and sorrow, that my days should be consumed with shame?
Jehovah hath taken away thy judgments, he hath cast out thine enemy: the King of Israel, even Jehovah, is in the midst of thee; thou shalt not fear evil any more.
How can I myself alone bear your cumbrance, and your burden, and your strife?