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38 Bible Verses about Afflictions, Prayer During

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2 Kings 19:16

Lord, bow down Your ear and hear; Lord, open Your eyes and see; hear the words of Sennacherib which he has sent to mock, reproach, insult, and defy the living God.

Nehemiah 9:32

Now therefore, our God, the great, mighty, and terrible God, Who keeps covenant and mercy and loving-kindness, let not all the trouble and hardship seem little to You -- "the hardship that has come upon us, our kings, our princes, our priests, our prophets, our fathers, and on all Your people, since the time of the kings of Assyria to this day.

Psalm 9:13

Have mercy upon me and be gracious to me, O Lord; consider how I am afflicted by those who hate me, You Who lift me up from the gates of death,

Lamentations 5:1

O Lord, [earnestly] remember what has come upon us! Look down and see our reproach (our national disgrace)!

Psalm 10:1

Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? Why do You hide Yourself, [veiling Your eyes] in times of trouble (distress and desperation)?

Psalm 102:2

Hide not Your face from me in the day when I am in distress! Incline Your ear to me; in the day when I call, answer me speedily.

Psalm 4:6

Many say, Oh, that we might see some good! Lift up the light of Your countenance upon us, O Lord.

Psalm 119:76

Let, I pray You, Your merciful kindness and steadfast love be for my comfort, according to Your promise to Your servant.

Psalm 39:12-13

Hear my prayer, O Lord, and give ear to my cry; hold not Your peace at my tears! For I am Your passing guest, a temporary resident, as all my fathers were. O look away from me and spare me, that I may recover cheerfulness and encouraging strength and know gladness before I go and am no more!

Psalm 25:17

The troubles of my heart are multiplied; bring me out of my distresses.

Psalm 39:10

Remove Your stroke away from me; I am consumed by the conflict and the blow of Your hand.

Isaiah 64:9-12

Do not be exceedingly angry, O Lord, or [seriously] remember iniquity forever. Behold, consider, we beseech You, we are all Your people. Your holy cities have become a wilderness; Zion has become a wilderness, Jerusalem a desolation. Our holy and our beautiful house, [the temple] where our fathers praised You, is burned with fire, and all our pleasant and desirable places are in ruins.read more.
Considering these [calamities], will You restrain Yourself, O Lord [and not come to our aid]? Will You keep silent and not command our deliverance but humble and afflict us exceedingly?

Psalm 39:8

Deliver me from all my transgressions; make me not the scorn and reproach of the [self-confident] fool!

Psalm 51:1

Have mercy upon me, O God, according to Your steadfast love; according to the multitude of Your tender mercy and loving-kindness blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 79:8

O do not [earnestly] remember against us the iniquities and guilt of our forefathers! Let Your compassion and tender mercy speedily come to meet us, for we are brought very low.

Psalm 80:7

Restore us again, O God of hosts; and cause Your face to shine [upon us with favor as of old], and we shall be saved!

Psalm 85:4-8

Restore us, O God of our salvation, and cause Your anger toward us to cease [forever]. Will You be angry with us forever? Will You prolong Your anger [and disfavor] and spread it out to all generations? Will You not revive us again, that Your people may rejoice in You?read more.
Show us Your mercy and loving-kindness, O Lord, and grant us Your salvation. I will listen [with expectancy] to what God the Lord will say, for He will speak peace to His people, to His saints (those who are in right standing with Him) -- "but let them not turn again to [self-confident] folly.

Jeremiah 31:18

I have surely heard Ephraim [Israel] moaning thus: You have chastised me, and I was chastised, like a bullock unaccustomed to the yoke; bring me back, that I may be restored, for You are the Lord my God.

Job 34:32

Teach me what I do not see [in regard to how I have sinned]; if I have done iniquity, I will do it no more?

Psalm 6:2

Have mercy on me and be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am weak (faint and withered away); O Lord, heal me, for my bones are troubled.

Habakkuk 3:2

O Lord, I have heard the report of You and was afraid. O Lord, revive Your work in the midst of the years, in the midst of the years make [Yourself] known! In wrath [earnestly] remember love, pity, and mercy.

Psalm 90:14-15

O satisfy us with Your mercy and loving-kindness in the morning [now, before we are older], that we may rejoice and be glad all our days. Make us glad in proportion to the days in which You have afflicted us and to the years in which we have suffered evil.

2 Kings 19:19

Now therefore, O Lord our God, I beseech You, save us out of his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth may know and understand that You, O Lord, are God alone.

2 Chronicles 20:12

O our God, will You not exercise judgment upon them? For we have no might to stand against this great company that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are upon You.

Psalm 17:8-9

Keep and guard me as the pupil of Your eye; hide me in the shadow of Your wings From the wicked who despoil and oppress me, my deadly adversaries who surround me.

Job 6:24

Teach me, and I will hold my peace; and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.

Job 10:2

I will say to God, Do not condemn me [do not make me guilty]! Show me why You contend with me.

Job 13:23-24

How many are my iniquities and sins [that so much sorrow should come to me]? Make me recognize and know my transgression and my sin. Why do You hide Your face [as if offended] and alienate me as if I were Your enemy?

Psalm 39:4

Lord, make me to know my end and [to appreciate] the measure of my days -- "what it is; let me know and realize how frail I am [how transient is my stay here].

Psalm 143:11

Save my life, O Lord, for Your name's sake; in Your righteousness, bring my life out of trouble and free me from distress.

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Afflictions, Prayer During » That God would consider our trouble

2 Kings 19:16

Lord, bow down Your ear and hear; Lord, open Your eyes and see; hear the words of Sennacherib which he has sent to mock, reproach, insult, and defy the living God.

Nehemiah 9:32

Now therefore, our God, the great, mighty, and terrible God, Who keeps covenant and mercy and loving-kindness, let not all the trouble and hardship seem little to You -- "the hardship that has come upon us, our kings, our princes, our priests, our prophets, our fathers, and on all Your people, since the time of the kings of Assyria to this day.

Psalm 9:13

Have mercy upon me and be gracious to me, O Lord; consider how I am afflicted by those who hate me, You Who lift me up from the gates of death,

Lamentations 5:1

O Lord, [earnestly] remember what has come upon us! Look down and see our reproach (our national disgrace)!

Afflictions, Prayer During » For deliverance

Psalm 25:17

The troubles of my heart are multiplied; bring me out of my distresses.

Psalm 39:10

Remove Your stroke away from me; I am consumed by the conflict and the blow of Your hand.

Isaiah 64:9-12

Do not be exceedingly angry, O Lord, or [seriously] remember iniquity forever. Behold, consider, we beseech You, we are all Your people. Your holy cities have become a wilderness; Zion has become a wilderness, Jerusalem a desolation. Our holy and our beautiful house, [the temple] where our fathers praised You, is burned with fire, and all our pleasant and desirable places are in ruins. read more.
Considering these [calamities], will You restrain Yourself, O Lord [and not come to our aid]? Will You keep silent and not command our deliverance but humble and afflict us exceedingly?

Afflictions, Prayer During » For protection and preservation from enemies

2 Kings 19:19

Now therefore, O Lord our God, I beseech You, save us out of his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth may know and understand that You, O Lord, are God alone.

2 Chronicles 20:12

O our God, will You not exercise judgment upon them? For we have no might to stand against this great company that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are upon You.

Psalm 17:8-9

Keep and guard me as the pupil of Your eye; hide me in the shadow of Your wings From the wicked who despoil and oppress me, my deadly adversaries who surround me.

Afflictions, Prayer During » That we may be turned to God

Jeremiah 31:18

I have surely heard Ephraim [Israel] moaning thus: You have chastised me, and I was chastised, like a bullock unaccustomed to the yoke; bring me back, that I may be restored, for You are the Lord my God.

Psalm 80:7

Restore us again, O God of hosts; and cause Your face to shine [upon us with favor as of old], and we shall be saved!

Psalm 85:4-6

Restore us, O God of our salvation, and cause Your anger toward us to cease [forever]. Will You be angry with us forever? Will You prolong Your anger [and disfavor] and spread it out to all generations? Will You not revive us again, that Your people may rejoice in You?

Afflictions, Prayer During » For restoration to joy

Psalm 90:14-15

O satisfy us with Your mercy and loving-kindness in the morning [now, before we are older], that we may rejoice and be glad all our days. Make us glad in proportion to the days in which You have afflicted us and to the years in which we have suffered evil.

Afflictions, Prayer During » For divine teaching and direction

Job 34:32

Teach me what I do not see [in regard to how I have sinned]; if I have done iniquity, I will do it no more?

Afflictions, Prayer During » For pardon and deliverance from sin

Psalm 39:8

Deliver me from all my transgressions; make me not the scorn and reproach of the [self-confident] fool!

Psalm 51:1

Have mercy upon me, O God, according to Your steadfast love; according to the multitude of Your tender mercy and loving-kindness blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 79:8

O do not [earnestly] remember against us the iniquities and guilt of our forefathers! Let Your compassion and tender mercy speedily come to meet us, for we are brought very low.

Afflictions, Prayer During » That we may know the causes of our trouble

Job 6:24

Teach me, and I will hold my peace; and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.

Job 10:2

I will say to God, Do not condemn me [do not make me guilty]! Show me why You contend with me.

Job 13:23-24

How many are my iniquities and sins [that so much sorrow should come to me]? Make me recognize and know my transgression and my sin. Why do You hide Your face [as if offended] and alienate me as if I were Your enemy?

Afflictions, Prayer During » For the presence and support of God

Psalm 10:1

Why do You stand afar off, O Lord? Why do You hide Yourself, [veiling Your eyes] in times of trouble (distress and desperation)?

Psalm 102:2

Hide not Your face from me in the day when I am in distress! Incline Your ear to me; in the day when I call, answer me speedily.

Afflictions, Prayer During » For divine comfort

Psalm 4:6

Many say, Oh, that we might see some good! Lift up the light of Your countenance upon us, O Lord.

Psalm 119:76

Let, I pray You, Your merciful kindness and steadfast love be for my comfort, according to Your promise to Your servant.

Afflictions, Prayer During » For mercy

Psalm 6:2

Have mercy on me and be gracious to me, O Lord, for I am weak (faint and withered away); O Lord, heal me, for my bones are troubled.

Habakkuk 3:2

O Lord, I have heard the report of You and was afraid. O Lord, revive Your work in the midst of the years, in the midst of the years make [Yourself] known! In wrath [earnestly] remember love, pity, and mercy.

Afflictions, Prayer During » For mitigation of troubles

Psalm 39:12-13

Hear my prayer, O Lord, and give ear to my cry; hold not Your peace at my tears! For I am Your passing guest, a temporary resident, as all my fathers were. O look away from me and spare me, that I may recover cheerfulness and encouraging strength and know gladness before I go and am no more!

Afflictions, Prayer During » That we may be quickened

Psalm 143:11

Save my life, O Lord, for Your name's sake; in Your righteousness, bring my life out of trouble and free me from distress.

Afflictions, Prayer During » That the holy spirit may not be withdrawn

Afflictions, Prayer During » That we may be taught the uncertainty of life

Psalm 39:4

Lord, make me to know my end and [to appreciate] the measure of my days -- "what it is; let me know and realize how frail I am [how transient is my stay here].

Afflictions, Prayer During » Exhortation to

Afflictions, Prayer During » For increase of faith