Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.
He will not always chide, neither will he keep his anger for ever.
Come, my people, enter into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee; hide thyself just for a little moment, until the indignation be past.
For a small moment have I forsaken thee; but with great mercies will I gather thee.
For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, and whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, and with him that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary and light affliction works for us in surpassing measure an eternal weight of glory;
Thou wilt make known to me the path of life: thy countenance is fulness of joy; at thy right hand are pleasures for evermore.
How precious is thy loving-kindness, O God! So the sons of men take refuge under the shadow of thy wings.
For thy loving-kindness is better than life: my lips shall praise thee.
And he shewed me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, going out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.
I am wearied with my groaning; all the night make I my bed to swim; I dissolve my couch with my tears.
Thou countest my wanderings; put my tears into thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
They that sow in tears shall reap with rejoicing:
and said, Ah, Jehovah, remember, I beseech thee, how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept much.
Blessed they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.
Verily, verily, I say to you, that ye shall weep and lament, ye, but the world shall rejoice; and ye will be grieved, but your grief shall be turned to joy.
2 Corinthians 7:9
Now I rejoice, not that ye have been grieved, but that ye have been grieved to repentance; for ye have been grieved according to God, that in nothing ye might be injured by us.
God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved: God shall help her at the dawn of the morning.
Cause me to hear thy loving-kindness in the morning, for in thee do I confide; make me to know the way wherein I should walk, for unto thee do I lift up my soul.
And Jacob remained alone; and a man wrestled with him until the rising of the dawn.
but if he have caused grief, he will have compassion according to the multitude of his loving-kindnesses: