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In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord: my sore ran in the night, and ceased not: my soul refused to be comforted.
Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am withered away. O LORD, heal me, for my bones are troubled.
There is no soundness in my flesh because of thine indignation, nor is there any health in my bones because of my sin.
2 Chronicles 6:28
If there be in the land famine, if there be pestilence, if there be blight or mildew, locust or caterpillar, if their enemies besiege them in the land of their cities, whatever plague or whatever sickness there be,
Why will ye be still stricken, that ye revolt more and more? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint.
When Ephraim saw his sickness, and Judah [saw] his wound, then Ephraim went to Assyria, and sent to king Jareb. But he is not able to heal you, nor will he cure you of your wound.
Come, and let us return to LORD, for he has torn, and he will heal us. He has smitten, and he will bind us up.
And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted, and he said, For I will go down to Sheol to my son mourning. And his father wept for him.
Now when Mordecai knew all that was done, Mordecai tore his clothes, and put on sackcloth with ashes, and went out into the midst of the city, and cried with a loud and a bitter cry.
The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity, but a broken spirit who can bear?
Thus says LORD: A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation, and bitter weeping. Rachel weeping for her children, she refused to be comforted for her children, because they are not.
The Jews therefore being with her in the house and consoling her, having seen Mary, that she rose up quickly and went out, followed her, saying that she was going to the sepulcher that she may weep there.