Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Why do you keep far away, O Lord? why are you not to be seen in times of trouble?
Will you for ever put me out of your memory, O Lord? will your face for ever be turned away from me?
Be my judge, O God, supporting my cause against a nation without religion; O keep me from the false and evil man.
And he said, My face will be veiled from them, I will see what their end will be: for they are an uncontrolled generation, children in whom is no faith.
Why is your face veiled from me, as if I was numbered among your haters?
O give not the soul of your dove to the hawk; let not the life of the poor go out of your memory for ever.
Now after a long time the king of Egypt came to his end: and the children of Israel were crying in their grief under the weight of their work, and their cry for help came to the ears of God.
Why do you say, O Jacob, such words as these, O Israel, The Lord's eyes are not on my way, and my God gives no attention to my cause?
And when the fifth stamp was undone, I saw under the altar the souls of those who had been put to death for the word of God, and for the witness which they kept.