1 Kings 11:39
And I will for this afflict the seed of David, but not for ever.
For thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will this time sling out the inhabitants of the land, and will distress them, that they may be found.
Thou hast shewn thy people hard things; thou hast made us to drink the wine of bewilderment.
Is it nothing to you, all ye that pass by? Behold, and see if there be any sorrow like unto my sorrow, which is done unto me, whom Jehovah hath afflicted in the day of his fierce anger.
Her adversaries have become the head, her enemies prosper; for Jehovah hath afflicted her for the multitude of her transgressions: her children are gone into captivity before the adversary.
And Moses returned to Jehovah, and said, Lord, why hast thou done evil to this people? why now hast thou sent me?
And she said to them, Call me not Naomi call me Mara; for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.
but if he have caused grief, he will have compassion according to the multitude of his loving-kindnesses:
And I will bring distress upon men, and they shall walk like blind men; for they have sinned against Jehovah; and their blood shall be poured out as dust, and their flesh as dung:
he also shall drink of the wine of the fury of God prepared unmixed in the cup of his wrath, and he shall be tormented in fire and brimstone before the holy angels and before the Lamb.
So much as she has glorified herself and lived luxuriously, so much torment and grief give to her. Because she says in her heart, I sit a queen, and I am not a widow; and I shall in no wise see grief:
2 Thessalonians 1:6
if at least it is a righteous thing with God to render tribulation to those that trouble you,
Thou, by thy hand, didst dispossess the nations, but them thou didst plant; thou didst afflict the peoples, but them didst thou cause to spread out.
tribulation and distress, on every soul of man that works evil, both of Jew first, and of Greek;
Fools, because of their way of transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted;
Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrha in judgment-day than for that city.
I say to you that it shall be more tolerable for Sodom in that day than for that city.
But I say to you, that it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in judgment-day than for thee.
But I say to you, that it shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in judgment-day than for you.
But it shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon in the judgment than for you.
And behold, they cried out, saying, What have we to do with thee, Son of God? hast thou come here before the time to torment us?
and crying with a loud voice he says, What have I to do with thee, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I adjure thee by God, torment me not.
But seeing Jesus, he cried out, and fell down before him, and with a loud voice said, What have I to do with thee, Jesus Son of the Most High God? I beseech thee torment me not.