Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.

Bible References

Have mercy

Psalm 56:1
To the overseer for the silent dove of those far off: to David, a poem in the rovers taking him in Gath. Compassionate me, O God, for man panted after me; warring all the day, he will press me.
Psalm 57:1
To the overseer, Thou wilt not destroy, to David a poem in his fleeing from the face of Saul in the cave. Compassionate me, O God, compassionate me: for in thee my soul put trust, and in the shadow of thy wings I will put my trust till calamity shall pass by.
Psalm 69:13
And I, my prayer is to thee, O Jehovah, a time of acceptance: O God, in the multitude of thy mercy answer me, in the truth of thy salvation.
Luke 18:11
The Pharisee having stood, prayed these to himself, O God, I return thee thanks that I am not as the rest of men, rapacious, unjust, adulterers, or also as this publican.

For we are

Psalm 44:13
Thou wilt set us a reproach to our neighbors, and a derision and scorn to them round about us.
Psalm 89:50
Remember, O Jehovah, the reproach of thy servants; I lifted up in my bosom all the multitudes of peoples;
Nehemiah 4:2
And he will say before his brethren and the strength of Shomeron, and he will say, What are the feeble Jews doing? will they leave to themselves? will they sacrifice? will they finish in a day? will they give life to the stones of the heaps of dust, and they being burnt?
Isaiah 53:3
He was despised and forsaken of men; a man of griefs and knowing affliction: and as hiding the faces from him; he was despised and we regarded him not
Luke 16:14
And the Pharisees heard all these things, being avaricious: and they derided him.
Luke 23:35
And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also who with them were deriding, saying, He saved others; let him save himself, if he is Christ, the chosen of God.

General references

Proverbs 18:3
In the coming of the unjust also came contempt, and with dishonor, reproach.
Lamentations 3:14
I was a derision to all my people; their song all the day.
Ezekiel 36:6
For this, prophesy against the land of Israel, and say to the mountains and to the hills, and to the torrents and to the valleys, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Behold me, in my jealousy and in my wrath did I speak because ye bore the shame of the nations.