Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?

Why go

General references

Bible References

The god

Psalm 28:7
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I received help. My heart rejoices, and I give thanks to him with my song.
Psalm 140:7
LORD, my Lord, my strong deliverer, you have protected my head in the time of battle.
Exodus 15:2
The LORD is my strength and song, and he has become my salvation. This is my God and I'll praise him, the God of my father and I'll exalt him.
Isaiah 40:31
but those who keep waiting for the LORD will renew their strength. Then they'll soar on wings like eagles; they'll run and not grow weary; they'll walk and not grow tired."
Isaiah 45:24
One will say of me, "Only in the LORD are victories and might.' All who raged against him will come to him and will be put to shame.
Zechariah 10:12
"I will strengthen them in the LORD, and they will march here and there in his name," declares the LORD.
Ephesians 6:10
Finally, be strong in the Lord, relying on his mighty strength.
Philippians 4:13
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Why dost

Psalm 71:9
Don't throw me away when I am old; do not abandon me when my strength fails.
Psalm 77:7
Will the Lord reject me forever and not show favor again?
Psalm 94:14
For the LORD will not forsake his people; he will not abandon his heritage.
1 Chronicles 28:9
"Now as for you, my son Solomon, get to know the God of your father. Serve him with a sound heart and a devoted soul, because the LORD is searching every heart, every plan and thought. He will be found by you, assuming you are seeking him, but if you abandon him, he will abandon you forever.

Why go

Psalm 42:9
I will ask God, my Rock, "Why have you forsaken me? Why do I go around mourning under the enemy's oppression?"

General references

Job 30:28
"In growing darkness, I walked without sunlight; I stood in the congregation to cry for help.
Psalm 44:9
However, you cast us off and made us ashamed! You did not even march with our armies!
Psalm 94:19
When my anxious inner thoughts become overwhelming, your comfort encourages me.

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