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 didst recount my wanderings: set thou my tears in thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
Psalm 116:3
The pains of death surrounded me, and the distresses of hades found me: shall find straits and affliction.
2 Samuel 16:12
Perhaps Jehovah will look upon my wrong, and Jehovah turn back to me good for his cursing this day.
Job 16:20
My friends mocking me: to God mine eye wept.
Hebrews 5:7
Who in the days of his flesh, both prayers and supplications to him able to save him from death, with strong crying and tears, having offered, and listened to by means of circumspection;

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Psalm 119:19
I am a stranger in the earth, thou wilt not hide thy commands from me.
Leviticus 25:23
And the land shall not be sold to be cut off, for the land is to me; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.
1 Chronicles 29:15
For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as all our fathers: as a shadow our days upon the earth, and no expectation.
2 Corinthians 5:6
Therefore being always confident, and knowing that, being at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord:
Hebrews 11:13
According to faith died all these, not having received the promises, but having seen them from afar, and been persuaded, and having embraced, and assented that they are strangers and newly arrived from a foreign country upon earth.
1 Peter 1:17
And if ye call upon the Father, judging without distinction of persons according to the work of each, in fear be occupied in the time of your sojourning:
1 Peter 2:11
Dearly beloved, I beseech as sojourners and strangers, to keep off from fleshly passions, which war against the soul;

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Genesis 47:9
And Jacob will say to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojourning, thirty and a hundred years: little and evil were the days of the years of my life, and they reached not the days of the years of the life of my fathers in their sojournings.

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Genesis 21:34
And Abraham will sojourn in the land of the Philistines many days.