Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.

Bible References

Humbled

Leviticus 16:29
And it was to you for a law forever: in the seventh month, in the tenth of the month ye shall humble your souls, and all work ye shall not do, the native and the stranger sojourning in the midst of you.
1 Kings 21:27
And it will be when Ahab heard these words, and he will rend his garments, and put sackcloth upon his flesh, and he will fast and lie down in sackcloth, and go softly.
Isaiah 58:3
For what did we fast, and thou sawest not? we humbled our soul and thou wilt not know? Behold, in the day of your fasting ye will find desire, and ye will exact all your labors.
Matthew 9:14
Then came to him the disciples of John; saying, Wherefore do we and the Pharisees fast much, and thy disciples fast not?

My prayer

Matthew 10:13
And if the house should be worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it be not worthy let your peace return to you.
Luke 10:6
And if truly the son of peace be there, your peace shall rest upon it: and if not so, it shall turn back to you.

General references

2 Samuel 1:12
And they will mourn and weep, and fast, even till the evening, for Saul and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of Jehovah and for the house of Israel, because they fell by the sword.
Job 31:29
If I shall rejoice in the destruction of him hating me, and I exalted when evil found him:
Matthew 5:44
But I say to you, Love your enemies, praise them cursing you, do well to them hating you, and pray for them threatening you, and driving you out.
Matthew 10:13
And if the house should be worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it be not worthy let your peace return to you.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.