Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For indeed he was sick nigh unto death: but God had mercy on him; and not on him only, but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.
Because for the work of Christ he drew near to death, having exposed the soul to danger, that he might fill up your want of service to me.
2 Kings 20:1
In those days Hezekiah was sick to death; and Isaiah son of Amos the prophet will come in to him, and he will say to him, Thus said Jehovah, Command to thy house, for thou art dying, and thou shalt not live.
Their soul will abhor all food, and they will draw near to the gates of death.
For all this I gave to my heart, and to examine all this, that the just and the wise and their works are in the hand of God: also love, also hatred, no man shall know of all before them.
Then sent the sisters to him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick.
And it was in those days, having been sick, she died; and having washed, they laid her in an upper room.
In six straits he will deliver thee, and in seven, evil shall not touch upon thee.
Chanting a song of consecration of the house of David. I will exalt thee, O Jehovah, for thou didst draw me out, and thou didst not gladden mine enemies to me.
Many the evils of the just one, and Jehovah will deliver him from all of them.
Forgiving to all thine iniquity, healing to all thy diseases.
And they will cry to Jehovah in straits to them; he will save them from their distresses.
Behold, for peace bitterness, to me bitterness: and thou didst cleave to my soul from the pit of destruction: and thou didst cast all my sin behind my back
When thou shalt pass through the waters, I with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou shalt go through fire thou shalt not be burnt, and the flame shall not consume thee.
And Peter having risen came with them. Whom having approached, they brought into the upper room: and all the widows stood before him weeping, and showing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, being with them.
In measure, in sending her forth thou wilt contend with her: he took away with a hard spirit in the day of the east,
Because I afflicted not sorrow upon myself, my heart was sick upon me.
Correct me, O Jehovah, but in judgment, not in thy wrath, lest thou shalt make me small.
Thou saidst, Wo to me now! for Jehovah added grief upon my pain; I was weary in my sighing, and I found not rest.
O Jehovah, I heard thy report, I was afraid: O Jehovah, preserve alive thy work in the midst of years, in the midst of years make known; in anger thou wilt remember mercy.
1 Corinthians 10:13
No temptation except human has taken you and God faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above what ye are able; but with the temptation will he also make an escape, that ye may be able to bear.
2 Corinthians 2:7
So that on the contrary ye should rather show kindness, and console, lest perhaps such be swallowed down with more abundant sadness.
As the cold of snow in the day of harvest a faithful messenger to those sending him: he shall restore the soul of his lord.