Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Consider and hear me, O LORD my God: lighten mine eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death;

General references

Bible References

Consider

Psalm 9:13
Have mercy upon me, O LORD. Behold my affliction from those who hate me, thou who lifts me up from the gates of death
Psalm 25:19
Consider my enemies, for they are many. And they hate me with cruel hatred.
Psalm 31:7
I will be glad and rejoice in thy loving kindness, for thou have seen my affliction. Thou have known my soul in adversities,
Psalm 119:153
Consider my affliction, and deliver me, for I do not forget thy law.
Lamentations 5:1
Remember, O LORD, what has come upon us. Behold, and see our reproach.

Lighten

Psalm 18:28
For thou will light my lamp. LORD my God will lighten my darkness.
1 Samuel 14:27
But Jonathan heard not when his father charged the people with the oath, therefore he put forth the end of the rod that was in his hand, and dipped it in the honeycomb, and put his hand to his mouth, and his eyes were enlightened.
Ezra 9:8
And now for a little moment grace has been shown from LORD our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
Luke 2:32
a light for enlightenment of Gentiles, and glory of thy people Israel.
Revelation 21:23
And the city has no need of the sun, nor of the moon, so that they might shine in it, for the glory of God illuminated it, and the light of it is the Lamb.

Lest

Jeremiah 51:39
When they are heated, I will make their feast. And I will make them drunken, that they may rejoice, and sleep a perpetual sleep, and not wake, says LORD.
Ephesians 5:14
Therefore he says, Awake, thou who sleep. And arise from the dead, and the Christ will shine upon thee.

General references

Job 23:8
Behold, I go forward, but he is not [there], and backward, but I cannot perceive him,
Psalm 54:2
Hear my prayer, O God. Give ear to the words of my mouth.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed are those who mourn, because they will be comforted.