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And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara: for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.

Bible References


Job 6:4
For the arrows of the Almighty are within me, the poison of which my spirit drinks up. The terrors of God set themselves in array against me.
Job 19:6
know now that God has subverted me, and has encompassed me with his net.
Psalm 73:14
for all the day long I have been plagued, and chastened every morning.
Psalm 88:15
I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up. While I suffer thy terrors I am confounded.
Isaiah 38:13
I quieted [myself] until morning. As a lion, so he breaks all my bones. From day even to night will thou make an end of me.
Lamentations 3:1
I am the man who has seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
Hebrews 12:11
But of course no chastening for the present seems to be of joy but of sorrow, yet afterward it yields peaceable fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.