Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

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Kill me

1 Kings 19:4
Then he went into the wilderness one day's journey, and he went and sat under a certain broom tree. Then {he asked Yahweh that he might die}, and he said, "It is enough now, Yahweh; take my life, for I am no better than my ancestors."
Job 3:20
"Why does he give light to one in misery and life to [those] bitter of soul,
Job 6:8
"{O that} my request may come, and [that] God may grant my hope,
Job 7:15
So my inner self will choose strangling-- death more than my {existence}.
Jonah 4:3
And so then, Yahweh, please take my life from me, because [for] me death [is] better than life!"
Philippians 1:20
according to my eager expectation and hope, that I will be put to shame in nothing, but with all boldness, even now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether through life or through death.
James 1:4
And let endurance have [its] perfect effect, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking in nothing.

Let me not

Jeremiah 15:18
Why is my pain endless, and my wound incurable? It refuses to become healed. Truly you are to me like a deceitful [brook], waters [that] are not trustworthy.
Jeremiah 20:18
{Why} did I come out from [the] womb, to see toil, and sorrow, and [to] {end my days in shame}?
Zephaniah 3:15
Yahweh has annulled your judgments; he has turned away your enemies. The king of Israel, Yahweh, [is] in your midst; you shall no longer fear misfortune.

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Deuteronomy 1:12
How can I bear you {by myself}, your burden and your load and your strife?