Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The sorrows of death compassed me, and the floods of ungodly men made me afraid.
The ropes of death tightened around me, the snares of Sheol confronted me. I was confronted with trouble and sorrow.
2 Samuel 22:5
The waves of death engulfed me; the currents of chaos overwhelmed me.
They panic -- cramps and pain seize hold of them like those of a woman who is straining to give birth. They look at one another in astonishment; their faces are flushed red.
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.
Then he said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, even to the point of death. Remain here and stay awake with me."
He took Peter, James, and John with him, and became very troubled and distressed.
2 Corinthians 1:9
Indeed we felt as if the sentence of death had been passed against us, so that we would not trust in ourselves but in God who raises the dead.
Many bulls surround me; powerful bulls of Bashan hem me in.
and said, "I called out to the Lord from my distress, and he answered me; from the belly of Sheol I cried out for help, and you heard my prayer.
While he was still speaking, Judas, one of the twelve, arrived. With him was a large crowd armed with swords and clubs, sent by the chief priests and elders of the people.
When Pilate saw that he could do nothing, but that instead a riot was starting, he took some water, washed his hands before the crowd and said, "I am innocent of this man's blood. You take care of it yourselves!"
The whole city was stirred up, and the people rushed together. They seized Paul and dragged him out of the temple courts, and immediately the doors were shut.
The sea has swept over Babylon. She has been covered by a multitude of its waves.