Psalm 35:17


Lord, how long will You look on [without action]?
Rescue my life from their destructions,
My only life from the young lions.

Habakkuk 1:13


Your eyes are too pure to approve evil,
And You cannot look favorably on wickedness.
Why then do You look favorably
On those who act treacherously?
Why are you silent when the wicked (Chaldean oppressors) destroy
Those more righteous than they?

Psalm 22:20-21


Rescue my life from the sword,
My only life from the paw of the dog (the executioner).

Psalm 6:3


My soul [as well as my body] is greatly dismayed.
But as for You, O Lord—how long [until You act on my behalf]?

Psalm 10:14


You have seen it, for You have noted mischief and vexation (irritation) to take it into Your hand.
The unfortunate commits himself to You;
You are the helper of the fatherless.

Psalm 13:1-2

How long, O Lord? Will You forget me forever?
How long will You hide Your face from me?

Psalm 57:4


My life is among lions;
I must lie among those who breathe out fire—
The sons of men whose teeth are spears and arrows,
And their tongue a sharp sword.

Psalm 69:14-15


Rescue me from the mire and do not let me sink;
Let me be rescued from those who hate me and from the deep waters.

Psalm 74:9-10


We do not see our symbols;
There is no longer any prophet [to guide us],
Nor does any among us know for how long.

Psalm 89:46


How long, O Lord?
Will You hide Yourself forever?
Will Your wrath burn like fire?

Psalm 94:3-4


O Lord, how long will the wicked,
How long will the wicked rejoice in triumph?

Psalm 142:6-7


“Give attention to my cry,
For I am brought very low;
Rescue me from my persecutors,
For they are stronger than I.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.

Bible References

Look

Psalm 10:14

You have seen it, for You have noted mischief and vexation (irritation) to take it into Your hand.
The unfortunate commits himself to You;
You are the helper of the fatherless.
Habakkuk 1:13

Your eyes are too pure to approve evil,
And You cannot look favorably on wickedness.
Why then do You look favorably
On those who act treacherously?
Why are you silent when the wicked (Chaldean oppressors) destroy
Those more righteous than they?

Rescue

Psalm 22:20

Rescue my life from the sword,
My only life from the paw of the dog (the executioner).
Psalm 57:4

My life is among lions;
I must lie among those who breathe out fire—
The sons of men whose teeth are spears and arrows,
And their tongue a sharp sword.
Psalm 69:14

Rescue me from the mire and do not let me sink;
Let me be rescued from those who hate me and from the deep waters.
Psalm 142:6

“Give attention to my cry,
For I am brought very low;
Rescue me from my persecutors,
For they are stronger than I.