Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But I am a worm, not a man; people insult me and despise me.
I am oppressed and needy! May the Lord pay attention to me! You are my helper and my deliverer! O my God, do not delay!
A prayer of David. Listen O Lord! Answer me! For I am oppressed and needy.
when he responds to the prayer of the destitute, and does not reject their request.
Jesus said to him, "Foxes have dens, and the birds in the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head."
2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that although he was rich, he became poor for your sakes, so that you by his poverty could become rich.
For he never bothered to show kindness; he harassed the oppressed and needy, and killed the disheartened.
I am oppressed and have been on the verge of death since my youth. I have been subjected to your horrors and am numb with pain.
My heart is parched and withered like grass, for I am unable to eat food.
2 Kings 4:27
But when she reached the prophet on the mountain, she grabbed hold of his feet. Gehazi came near to push her away, but the prophet said, "Leave her alone, for she is very upset. The Lord has kept the matter hidden from me; he didn't tell me about it."
For the arrows of the Almighty are within me; my spirit drinks their poison; God's sudden terrors are arrayed against me.
He was despised and rejected by people, one who experienced pain and was acquainted with illness; people hid their faces from him; he was despised, and we considered him insignificant.
And in his anguish he prayed more earnestly, and his sweat was like drops of blood falling to the ground.]
"Now my soul is greatly distressed. And what should I say? 'Father, deliver me from this hour'? No, but for this very reason I have come to this hour.