Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all my fathers were.

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Psalm 56:8
Thou countest my wanderings; put my tears into thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
Psalm 116:3
The bands of death encompassed me, and the anguish of Sheol took hold of me; I found trouble and sorrow:
2 Samuel 16:12
It may be that Jehovah will look on mine affliction, and that Jehovah will requite me good for my being cursed this day.
Job 16:20
My friends are my mockers; mine eye poureth out tears unto +God.
Hebrews 5:7
Who in the days of his flesh, having offered up both supplications and entreaties to him who was able to save him out of death, with strong crying and tears; (and having been heard because of his piety;)

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Psalm 119:19
I am a stranger in the land; hide not thy commandments from me.
Leviticus 25:23
And the land shall not be sold for ever; for the land is mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.
1 Chronicles 29:15
For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as all our fathers: our days on the earth are as a shadow, and there is no hope of life.
2 Corinthians 5:6
Therefore we are always confident, and know that while present in the body we are absent from the Lord,
Hebrews 11:13
All these died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them from afar off and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and sojourners on the earth.
1 Peter 1:17
And if ye invoke as Father him who, without regard of persons, judges according to the work of each, pass your time of sojourn in fear,
1 Peter 2:11
Beloved, I exhort you, as strangers and sojourners, to abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;

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Genesis 47:9
And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojourning are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they do not attain to the days of the years of the life of my fathers, in the days of their sojourning.

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Genesis 21:34
And Abraham sojourned in the Philistines' land many days.