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{A Psalm of David.} Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock; be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit.

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Bible References


Psalm 3:4
I cry to LORD with my voice, and he answers me out of his holy hill. Selah.
Psalm 5:2
Hearken to the voice of my cry, my King, and my God, for to thee do I pray.
Psalm 22:2
O my God, I cry in the daytime, but thou answer not, and in the night season, and I am not silent.
Psalm 77:1
I will cry to God with my voice, even to God with my voice, and he will give ear to me.
Psalm 142:1
I cry with my voice to LORD. With my voice to LORD I make supplication.


Psalm 35:22
Thou have seen it, O LORD. Keep not silence. O LORD, be not far from me.
Psalm 83:1
O God, keep thou not silence. Hold not thy peace, and be not still, O God.

I become

Psalm 30:9
What profit is there in my blood when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? Shall it declare thy truth?
Psalm 69:15
Let not the water flood overwhelm me, nor let the deep shallow me up. And let not the pit shut its mouth upon me.
Psalm 88:4
I am reckoned with those who go down into the pit. I am as a man who has no help,
Psalm 143:7
Make haste to answer me, O LORD, my spirit fails. Hide not thy face from me, lest I become like those who go down into the pit.
Job 33:28
He has redeemed my soul from going into the pit, and my life shall behold the light.
Proverbs 1:12
Let us swallow them up alive as Sheol, and whole, as those who go down into the pit.
Isaiah 38:18
For Sheol cannot praise thee, death cannot celebrate thee. Those who go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.
Revelation 20:3
And he cast him into the abyss, and locked and sealed over him, so that he would no longer lead the nations astray until the thousand years were ended. After these things he must be loosed for a little time.

General references

Matthew 15:23
But he answered her not a word. And his disciples having approached, they besought him, saying, Send her away, because she cries out behind us.