Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 Ruler of all are present with me, and their poison goes deep into my spirit: his army of fears is put in order against me.
Job 19:6
Be certain that it is God who has done me wrong, and has taken me in his net.
Psalm 73:14
For I have been troubled all the day; every morning have I undergone punishment.
Psalm 88:15
I have been troubled and in fear of death from the time when I was young; your wrath is hard on me, and I have no strength.
Isaiah 38:13
I am crying out with pain till the morning; it is as if a lion was crushing all my bones.
Lamentations 3:1
I am the man who has seen trouble by the rod of his wrath.
Hebrews 12:11
At the time all punishment seems to be pain and not joy: but after, those who have been trained by it get from it the peace-giving fruit of righteousness.

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