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Theasaurus: Bitterness

48 Bible Verses about Bitterness

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Proverbs 14:10

The heart knoweth its own bitterness, and a stranger doth not intermeddle with its joy.

Isaiah 5:20

Woe unto them who call evil good, and good evil; who put darkness for light, and light for darkness; who put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!

Job 21:25

And another dieth in bitterness of soul, and hath not tasted good:

Revelation 8:11

And the name of the star is called Wormwood; and the third part of the waters became wormwood, and many of the men died of the waters because they were made bitter.

Ecclesiastes 7:26

and I found more bitter than death the woman whose heart is nets and snares, and whose hands are bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be caught by her.

Ezekiel 3:14

And the Spirit lifted me up, and took me away; and I went in bitterness, in the heat of my spirit, and the hand of Jehovah was strong upon me.

Proverbs 27:7

The full soul trampleth on a honeycomb; but to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.

James 3:11

Does the fountain, out of the same opening, pour forth sweet and bitter?

Job 10:1

My soul is weary of my life: I will give free course to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.

Proverbs 5:4

but her end is bitter as wormwood, sharp as a two-edged sword.

James 3:14

but if ye have bitter emulation and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth.

Psalm 73:21

When my heart was in a ferment, and I was pricked in my reins,

Isaiah 24:9

They do not drink wine with a song; strong drink is bitter to them that drink it.

Ruth 1:20

And she said to them, Call me not Naomi call me Mara; for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.

Isaiah 38:17

Behold, instead of peace I had bitterness upon bitterness; but thou hast in love delivered my soul from the pit of destruction; for thou hast cast all my sins behind thy back.

Matthew 20:22

And Jesus answering said, Ye know not what ye ask. Can ye drink the cup which I am about to drink? They say to him, We are able.

Exodus 15:23

And they came to Marah, and could not drink the waters of Marah, for they were bitter; therefore the name of it was called Marah.

Psalm 71:20

Thou, who hast shewn us many and sore troubles, wilt revive us again, and wilt bring us up again from the depths of the earth;

Job 27:2

As God liveth, who hath taken away my right, and the Almighty, who hath embittered my soul,

Amos 5:7

Ye who turn judgment to wormwood, and cast down righteousness to the earth,

Amos 8:10

And I will turn your feasts into mourning, and all your songs into lamentation; and I will bring up sackcloth upon all loins, and baldness upon every head; and I will make it as the mourning for an only son, and the end thereof as a bitter day.

Deuteronomy 32:32

For their vine is of the vine of Sodom, And of the fields of Gomorrah: Their grapes are grapes of poison, Bitter are their clusters;

2 Kings 2:19

And the men of the city said to Elisha, Behold now, the situation of the city is good, as my lord sees; but the water is bad, and the land is barren.

Revelation 10:9

And I went to the angel, saying to him to give me the little book. And he says to me, Take and eat it up: and it shall make thy belly bitter, but in thy mouth it shall be sweet as honey.

Deuteronomy 29:18

lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from Jehovah our God, to go and serve the gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth gall and wormwood,

1 Samuel 15:32

And Samuel said, Bring ye near to me Agag the king of Amalek. And Agag came to him gaily. And Agag said, Surely the bitterness of death is past.

Numbers 5:24

and he shall cause the woman to drink the bitter water that bringeth the curse, that the water that bringeth the curse may enter into her for bitterness.

Numbers 5:23

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and shall blot them out with the bitter water,

Habakkuk 1:6

For behold, I raise up the Chaldeans, that bitter and impetuous nation, which marcheth through the breadth of the earth, to possess dwelling-places that are not theirs.

Job 9:18

He suffereth me not to take my breath, for he filleth me with bitternesses.

Genesis 49:23

The archers have provoked him, And shot at, and hated him;

Isaiah 38:15

What shall I say? He hath both spoken unto me, and himself hath done it. I shall go softly all my years in the bitterness of my soul.

Jeremiah 23:15

Therefore thus saith Jehovah of hosts concerning the prophets: Behold, I will feed them with wormwood, and make them drink water of gall; for from the prophets of Jerusalem is profaneness gone forth into all the land.

Genesis 27:34

When Esau heard the words of his father, he cried with a great and exceeding bitter cry, and said to his father, Bless me me also, my father!

Ezekiel 27:31

And they shall make themselves utterly bald for thee, and gird themselves with sackcloth; and they shall weep for thee in bitterness of soul with bitter mourning.

Numbers 5:27

And when he hath made her to drink the water, then it shall come to pass, if she have been defiled, and have committed unfaithfulness against her husband, that the water that bringeth the curse shall enter into her, for bitterness, and her belly shall swell, and her thigh shall shrink; and the woman shall become a curse among her people.

Ezekiel 21:6

Sigh then, thou son of man; with breaking of the loins, and with bitterness sigh before their eyes.

Exodus 1:14

and they embittered their life with hard labour in clay and bricks, and in all manner of labour in the field: all their labour with which they made them serve was with harshness.

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And they two went until they came to Bethlehem. And it came to pass, when they came to Bethlehem, that all the city was moved about them, and the women said, Is this Naomi?