Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined unto me, and heard my cry.

Bible References

I waited

Psalm 27:13
I had almost given up my hope of seeing the blessing of the Lord in the land of the living.
Psalm 37:7
Take your rest in the Lord, waiting quietly for him; do not be angry because of the man who does well in his evil ways, and gives effect to his bad designs.
James 5:7
Go on waiting calmly, my brothers, till the coming of the Lord, like the farmer waiting for the good fruit of the earth till the early and late rains have come.


Psalm 116:2
He has let my request come before him, and I will make my prayer to him all my days.
Daniel 9:18
O my God, let your ear be turned and give hearing; let your eyes be open and see how we have been made waste and the town which is named by your name: for we are not offering our prayers before you because of our righteousness, but because of your great mercies.

General references

Genesis 49:18
I have been waiting for your salvation, O Lord.
Lamentations 3:55
I was making prayer to your name, O Lord, out of the lowest prison.
Matthew 5:4
Happy are those who are sad: for they will be comforted.
Luke 21:19
By going through all these things, you will keep your lives.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain