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{A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah.} O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsteth for thee, my flesh longeth for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;

Dry and thirsty land, where no water is

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1 Samuel 22:5
Then said Gad the prophet unto David - Thou must not abide in the fortress, go and get thee into the land of Judah. So David departed, and entered the forest of Hereth.
1 Samuel 23:14
Then David abode in the wilderness, in the fortresses, and he abode in the hill country, in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him continually, but God delivered him not into his hand.
1 Samuel 26:1
And the Ziphites came unto Saul in Gibeah, saying, - Is not David hiding himself in the hill of Hachilah, overlooking Jeshimon?
2 Samuel 15:28
See! I, am tarrying in the waste plains of the wilderness - until there come word from you, to tell me.


Psalm 31:14
I, therefore. in thee, have put ray trust, O Yahweh, I have said, My God, thou art!
Psalm 42:11
Why shouldst thou be sat down, O my soul? And why shouldst thou moan over me? Wait thou for God, for yet shall I praise him, As the triumph of my presence and my God.
Psalm 91:2
Saying of Yahweh - My refuge and my fortress, My God, in whom I will trust.
Psalm 118:28
My GOD, thou art, and I will thank thee, - My Elohim, I will exalt thee.
Exodus 15:2
My might and melody, is Yah, And he became mine, by salvation, - This, is my GOD, and I will glorify him, The God of my father and I will set him on high.
Jeremiah 31:1
At that time, Declareth Yahweh, I will become a God, to all the families of Israel; And, they, shall become my people.
Zechariah 13:9
And I will bring the third into the fire, and will smelt them as one smelteth silver, and will try them, as one trieth gold, - It, will call upon my name, and, I, will answer it, and will say, My people, it is! and, it, will say, Yahweh, is my God!
John 20:17
Jesus saith unto her - Be not detaining me, for, not yet, have I ascended unto the Father; but be going unto my disciples, and say unto them - I am ascending unto my Father and your Father, and my God and your God.


Psalm 5:3
O Yahweh! in the morning, shalt thou hear my voice, In the morning, will I set in order unto thee, and keep watch;
Psalm 78:34
If he slew of them, then they sought him, Yea they turned, and did earnestly seek GOD;
Job 8:5
Yet, if, thou thyself, wilt diligently seek unto GOD, - and, unto the Almighty, wilt make supplication;
Proverbs 1:27
When cometh as a crashing your dread, and, your calamity, as a storm-wind, overtaketh, when there come upon you, distress and anguish.
Proverbs 8:17
I love, them who love me, and, they who diligently seek me, find me:
Song of Songs 3:1
SHEUpon my couch, in the night-time, sought I the beloved of my soul, - I sought him, but found him not.
Hosea 5:15
I will depart, will return unto my place! till what time they acknowledge their guilt, and seek my face, - In their trouble, will they make for me diligent search.
Matthew 6:33
But be seeking first, the kingdom and its righteousness, - and, all these things, shall be added unto you.

Dry and thirsty land, where no water is

Exodus 17:3
So the people thirsted, there for water, and the people murmured against Moses, - and said - Wherefore is it that thou hast brought us up out of Egypt, to kill me and my sons and my cattle, with thirst?
Isaiah 32:2
So shall each one become As a hiding-place from the wind And a covert from the storm, - As channels of water ill a dry place, As the shadow of a massive cliff in a weary land.
Isaiah 35:7
Then shall the glowing sand, become a lake, And thirsty ground - springs of water, - In the home of the wild dog - its lair, Shall he an enclosure for cane and paper - reed.
Isaiah 41:18
I will open, On bare hills rivers, and In the midst of plains, fountains, - I will make The desert, a lake of water, and Parched land, springs of water;
Matthew 12:43
But, when the impure spirit goeth out of the man, it passeth through waterless places, seeking rest, - and findeth it not.

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Amos 8:13
In that day, shall the fair virgins and the choice young men faint for thirst.