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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

General references

Bible References

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1 Samuel 22:5
Then Gad the prophet said to David, "Don't stay in the stronghold. Go to the land of Judah." So David left and went to the forest of Hereth.
1 Samuel 23:14
David stayed in the strongholds that were in the desert and in the hill country of the desert of Ziph. Saul looked for him all the time, but God did not deliver David into his hand.
1 Samuel 26:1
The Ziphites came to Saul at Gibeah and said, "Isn't David hiding on the hill of Hakilah near Jeshimon?"
2 Samuel 15:28
Look, I will be waiting at the fords of the desert until word from you reaches me."

Thou

Psalm 31:14
But I trust in you, O Lord! I declare, "You are my God!"
Psalm 42:11
Why are you depressed, O my soul? Why are you upset? Wait for God! For I will again give thanks to my God for his saving intervention.
Psalm 91:2
I say this about the Lord, my shelter and my stronghold, my God in whom I trust --
Psalm 118:28
You are my God and I will give you thanks! You are my God and I will praise you!
Psalm 143:10
Teach me to do what pleases you, for you are my God. May your kind presence lead me into a level land.
Exodus 15:2
The Lord is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation. This is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
Jeremiah 31:1
At that time I will be the God of all the clans of Israel and they will be my people. I, the Lord, affirm it!"
Zechariah 13:9
Then I will bring the remaining third into the fire; I will refine them like silver is refined and will test them like gold is tested. They will call on my name and I will answer; I will say, 'These are my people,' and they will say, 'The Lord is my God.'"
John 20:17
Jesus replied, "Do not touch me, for I have not yet ascended to my Father. Go to my brothers and tell them, 'I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.'"

Early

Psalm 5:3
Lord, in the morning you will hear me; in the morning I will present my case to you and then wait expectantly for an answer.
Psalm 78:34
When he struck them down, they sought his favor; they turned back and longed for God.
Job 8:5
But if you will look to God, and make your supplication to the Almighty,
Proverbs 1:27
when what you dread comes like a whirlwind, and disaster strikes you like a devastating storm, when distressing trouble comes on you.
Proverbs 8:17
I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me.
Song of Songs 3:1
The Beloved about Her Lover: All night long on my bed I longed for my lover. I longed for him but he never appeared.
Hosea 5:15
Then I will return again to my lair until they have suffered their punishment. Then they will seek me; in their distress they will earnestly seek me.
Matthew 6:33
But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Dry and thirsty land, where no water is

Exodus 17:3
But the people were very thirsty there for water, and they murmured against Moses and said, "Why in the world did you bring us up out of Egypt -- to kill us and our children and our cattle with thirst?"
Isaiah 32:2
Each of them will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from a rainstorm; like streams of water in a dry region and like the shade of a large cliff in a parched land.
Isaiah 35:7
The dry soil will become a pool of water, the parched ground springs of water. Where jackals once lived and sprawled out, grass, reeds, and papyrus will grow.
Isaiah 41:18
I will make streams flow down the slopes and produce springs in the middle of the valleys. I will turn the desert into a pool of water and the arid land into springs.
Matthew 12:43
"When an unclean spirit goes out of a person, it passes through waterless places looking for rest but does not find it.

General references

Amos 8:13
In that day your beautiful young women and your young men will faint from thirst.

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