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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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Bible References


1 Samuel 22:5
And the prophet Gad will say to David, Thou shalt not dwell in the fortress; go, and come in for thyself to the land of Judah. And David will go and come to the thicket of Hareth.
1 Samuel 23:14
And David will dwell in the desert in fastnesses, and he will dwell in the mountain in the desert of Ziph. And Saul will seek him all the days, and God save him not into his hand.
1 Samuel 26:1
And the Ziphites will come to Saul to the hill, saying, Is not David hiding in the hill of Hachilah, upon the face of the desert?
2 Samuel 15:28
See me lingering in Araboth of the desert till word come from you to announce to me.


Psalm 31:14
And I trusted upon thee, O Jehovah: I said, Thou my God.
Psalm 42:11
Why wilt thou be bowed down, O my soul? and why wilt thou be disturbed upon me? Hope upon God, for yet shall I praise him, the salvation of my face and my God.
Psalm 91:2
Saying to Jehovah, My refuge and my fortress: my God, I will trust in thee
Psalm 118:28
Thou my God, and I will praise thee: my God, I will exalt thee.
Psalm 143:10
Teach me to do thine acceptance, for thou art my God: thy spirit is good; thou wilt guide me into a land of uprightness.
Exodus 15:2
Jehovah my strength and song, and he shall be to me for salvation: this my God, and I will cause him to rest; the God of my father, and I will exalt him.
Jeremiah 31:1
In that time, says Jehovah, I will be for God to all the families of Israel, and they shall be to me for a people.
Zechariah 13:9
And I brought the third through fire, and I purified them as purifying silver, and I tried them as trying gold: he shall call on my name and I will answer him: I said, He is my people; and he shall say, Jehovah my God.
John 20:17
Jesus says to her, Touch me not; for I have not yet ascended to my Father: and go thou to my brethren, and say to them, I ascend to my Father, and your Father; to my God, and your God.


Psalm 5:3
O Jehovah, the morning thou wilt hear my voice; the morning I will set in order to thee, and I will look about.
Psalm 78:34
When he slew them and they sought him, and they turned back and sought for God.
Job 8:5
If thou shalt seek to God, if thou shalt make supplication to him;
Proverbs 1:27
In your terror coming as a destroying tempest, and your ruin shall come as a whirlwind; in the coming upon you of straits and distress.
Proverbs 8:17
I loved those loving me: and they seeking me shall find me.
Song of Songs 3:1
Upon my bed in the night I sought him whom my soul loved: I sought him, and I found him not
Hosea 5:15
I will go and turn back to my place, even till when they shall be guilty, and they sought my face: in straitness to them they will turn to me.
Matthew 6:33
But seek first the kingdom of God and his justice, and all these shall be added to you.

Dry and thirsty land, where no water is

Exodus 17:3
And the people will thirst there for water; and the people will murmur against Moses, and will say, For what this did ye bring us up out of Egypt to kill us and our sons and our cattle with thirst?
Isaiah 32:2
And a man was as a hiding of the spirit, and a covering of the tempest; as brooks of water in Zion, as the shadow of a weighty rock in a weary land.
Isaiah 35:7
And the dry was for a pool, and the thirsty land for fountains of water: in the dwelling of jackals its lying down, an enclosure for the reed and the bulrush
Isaiah 41:18
I will open rivers upon naked hills, and fountains in the midst of the valleys: I will set the desert for a pool of water, and the dry land for goings forth of water.
Matthew 12:43
And when the unclean spirit has gone out from a man, he passes through sterile places, seeking rest, and finds not.

General references

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