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.
Not perpetually, will he contend, Nor age-abidingly, retain anger;
Come my people, enter into thy chambers, And shut thy doors behind thee, - Hide thee as it were a little moment Till the indignation pass over.
For a small moment, I forsook thee, - But, with abounding compassions, do I embrace thee:
For, thus, saith he that is high and lifted up - Inhabiting futurity, And, holy, is his name: A high and holy place, will I inhabit, Also with the crushed and lowly in spirit, To revive the spirit of the lowly, and To revive the heart of them who are crushed; -
2 Corinthians 4:17
For, the momentary lightness of thee tribulation, in a manner yet more and more excelling, is working out for us, an age-abiding weight of glory, -
Thou wilt cause me to know, the path of life, - Fulness of joys before thee, Pleasures at thy right hand evermore.
How precious thy lovingkindness, O God, - Therefore, the sons of men, under the shadow of thy wings, seek refuge:
Because better is thy lovingkindness than life, My lips, aloud shall praise thee!
And he pointed out to me a river of water of life, bright as crystal, issuing forth out of the throne of God and of the Lamb,
I am weary with my sighing, I flood, through the whole night, my couch, - With my tears, I cause, my bed, to dissolve:
My wandering, hast, thou, recorded, - Put thou my tears in thy bottle, Are they not in thy record?
They who are sowing with tears, with shouting, shall reap:
and said, - I beseech thee, O Yahweh, remember, I pray thee, how I have walked before thee in faithfulness and with an undivided heart, and, that which is good in thine eyes, have I done. And Hezekiah wept aloud.
Happy, they who mourn; for, they, shall be comforted:
Verily, verily, I say unto you - Ye, shall weep and lament, but, the world, shall rejoice: Ye, shall be grieved, but, your grief, into joy, shall be turned.
2 Corinthians 7:9
Now, am I rejoicing, - not that ye were grieved, but that ye were grieved unto repentance; for ye were grieved according to God, in order that, in nothing, should ye receive damage from us.
God, is in the midst of her, she shall not be shaken, God will help her, by the turnings of the morning.
And Jacob was left alone, - and there wrestled a man with him, until the uprisings of the dawn.
Surely, though he cause grief, yet will he have compassion, according to the multitude of his lovingkindnesses;