Despondency, Causes Of
Most Relevant Verses
So Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.
A writing of Hezekiah king of Judah after his illness and recovery:
Now the one who presented his offering on the first day was Nahshon the son of Amminadab, of the tribe of Judah;
For even when we came into Macedonia our flesh had no rest, but we were afflicted on every side: conflicts without, fears within.
The king was deeply moved and went up to the chamber over the gate and wept. And thus he said as he walked, "O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! Would I had died instead of you, O Absalom, my son, my son!"
"In the morning you shall say, 'Would that it were evening!' And at evening you shall say, 'Would that it were morning!' because of the dread of your heart which you dread, and for the sight of your eyes which you will see.
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