Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Have mercy on me, for I am in distress! My eyes grow dim from suffering. I have lost my strength.
2 Chronicles 26:19
Uzziah, who had an incense censer in his hand, became angry. While he was ranting and raving at the priests, a skin disease appeared on his forehead right there in front of the priests in the Lord's temple near the incense altar.
So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord, and he afflicted Job with a malignant ulcer from the sole of his feet to the top of his head.
Or a person is chastened by pain on his bed, and with the continual strife of his bones,
Why do you insist on being battered? Why do you continue to rebel? Your head has a massive wound, your whole body is weak.
Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am frail! Heal me, Lord, for my bones are shaking!
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.
If, however, the scab is spreading further on the skin after he has shown himself to the priest for his purification, then he must show himself to the priest a second time.