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My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.

General references

Bible References


Psalm 32:3
When I kept my mouth shut, my bones were wasted, because of my crying all through the day.
Proverbs 17:22
A glad heart makes a healthy body, but a crushed spirit makes the bones dry.


Psalm 69:3
I am tired with my crying; my throat is burning: my eyes are wasted with waiting for my God.
Job 29:10
The chiefs kept back their words, and their tongues were joined to the roofs of their mouths.
Lamentations 4:4
The tongue of the child at the breast is fixed to the roof of his mouth for need of drink: the young children are crying out for bread, and no man gives it to them.
John 19:28
After this, being conscious that all things had now been done so that the Writings might come true, Jesus said, Give me water.

Into the

Psalm 104:29
If your face is veiled, they are troubled; when you take away their breath, they come to an end, and go back to the dust.
Genesis 3:19
With the hard work of your hands you will get your bread till you go back to the earth from which you were taken: for dust you are and to the dust you will go back.
Genesis 18:27
And Abraham answering said, Truly, I who am only dust, have undertaken to put my thoughts before the Lord:
Job 7:21
And why do you not take away my sin, and let my wrongdoing be ended? for now I go down to the dust, and you will be searching for me with care, but I will be gone.
Job 10:9
O keep in mind that you made me out of earth; and will you send me back again to dust?
Job 34:15
All flesh would come to an end together, and man would go back to the dust.
Isaiah 53:12
For this cause he will have a heritage with the great, and he will have a part in the goods of war with the strong, because he gave up his life, and was numbered with the evil-doers; taking on himself the sins of the people, and making prayer for the wrongdoers.
Daniel 12:2
And a number of those who are sleeping in the dust of the earth will come out of their sleep, some to eternal life and some to eternal shame.
Matthew 27:50
And Jesus gave another loud cry, and gave up his spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I gave to you first of all what was handed down to me, how Christ underwent death for our sins, as it says in the Writings;

General references

Psalm 118:11
They are round me, yes, they are all about me; but in the name of the Lord I will have them cut down.

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