Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When I kept silence, my bones waxed old through my roaring all the day long.
Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God moving about in the orchard at the breezy time of the day, and they hid from the Lord God among the trees of the orchard.
1 Samuel 31:13
They took the bones and buried them under the tamarisk tree at Jabesh; then they fasted for seven days.
2 Samuel 11:27
When the time of mourning passed, David had her brought to his palace. She became his wife and she bore him a son. But what David had done upset the Lord.
2 Samuel 12:1
So the Lord sent Nathan to David. When he came to David, Nathan said, "There were two men in a certain city, one rich and the other poor.
2 Samuel 21:12
he went and took the bones of Saul and of his son Jonathan from the leaders of Jabesh Gilead. (They had secretly taken them from the plaza at Beth Shan. It was there that Philistines publicly exposed their corpses after they had killed Saul at Gilboa.)
The one who covers his transgressions will not prosper, but whoever confesses them and forsakes them will find mercy.
I was angry because of their sinful greed; I attacked them and angrily rejected them, yet they remained disobedient and stubborn.
I have indeed heard the people of Israel say mournfully, 'We were like a calf untrained to the yoke. You disciplined us and we learned from it. Let us come back to you and we will do so, for you are the Lord our God.
So he went and worked for one of the citizens of that country, who sent him to his fields to feed pigs.
Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am frail! Heal me, Lord, for my bones are shaking!
Have mercy on me, for I am in distress! My eyes grow dim from suffering. I have lost my strength.
My whole body is sick because of your judgment; I am deprived of health because of my sin.
Grant me the ultimate joy of being forgiven! May the bones you crushed rejoice!
For my days go up in smoke, and my bones are charred like a fireplace.
Night pierces my bones; my gnawing pains never cease.
(Gimel) Judah has departed into exile under affliction and harsh oppression. She lives among the nations; she has found no resting place. All who pursued her overtook her in narrow straits.
(Bet) He has made my mortal skin waste away; he has broken my bones.
For the music director; according to the tune "Morning Doe;" a psalm of David. My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? I groan in prayer, but help seems far away.
I am numb with pain and severely battered; I groan loudly because of the anxiety I feel.
For my sighing comes in place of my food, and my groanings flow forth like water.
Your children faint; they lie at the head of every street like an antelope in a snare. They are left in a stupor by the Lord's anger, by the battle cry of your God.
We all growl like bears, we coo mournfully like doves; we wait for deliverance, but there is none, for salvation, but it is far from us.
Also, when I cry out desperately for help, he has shut out my prayer.
They do not pray to me, but howl in distress on their beds; They slash themselves for grain and new wine, but turn away from me.