1 Kings 11:39
I will humble David’s descendants, because of their unfaithfulness, but not forever.’”
For this is what the Lord says:Look, I am slinging out
the land’s residents at this time
and bringing them such distress
that they will feel it.
You have made Your people suffer hardship;
You have given us wine to drink
that made us stagger.
?LamedIs this nothing to you, all you who pass by?
Look and see!
Is there any pain like mine,
which was dealt out to me,
which the Lord made me suffer
on the day of His burning anger?
?HeHer adversaries have become her masters;
her enemies are at ease,
for the Lord has made her suffer
because of her many transgressions.
Her children have gone away
as captives before the adversary.
So Moses went back to the Lord and asked, “Lord, why have You caused trouble for this people? And why did You ever send me?
“Don’t call me Naomi. Call me Mara,” she answered, “for the Almighty has made me very bitter.
Even if He causes suffering,
He will show compassion
according to His abundant, faithful love.
I will bring distress on mankind,
and they will walk like the blind
because they have sinned against the Lord.
Their blood will be poured out like dust
and their flesh like dung.
he will also drink the wine of God’s wrath, which is mixed full strength in the cup of His anger. He will be tormented with fire and sulfur in the sight of the holy angels and in the sight of the Lamb,
As much as she glorified herself and lived luxuriously,
give her that much torment and grief,
for she says in her heart,
“I sit as a queen;
I am not a widow,
and I will never see grief.”
2 Thessalonians 1:6
since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you
to plant them,
You drove out the nations with Your hand;
to settle them,
You crushed the peoples.
affliction and distress for every human being who does evil, first to the Jew, and also to the Greek;
Fools suffered affliction
because of their rebellious ways and their sins.
I assure you: It will be more tolerable on the day of judgment for the land of Sodom and Gomorrah than for that town.
I tell you, on that day it will be more tolerable for Sodom than for that town.
But I tell you, it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom on the day of judgment than for you.”
But I tell you, it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon on the day of judgment than for you.
But it will be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the judgment than for you.
Suddenly they shouted, “What do You have to do with us, Son of God? Have You come here to torment us before the time?”
And he cried out with a loud voice, “What do You have to do with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? I beg You before God, don’t torment me!”
When he saw Jesus, he cried out, fell down before Him, and said in a loud voice, “What do You have to do with me, Jesus, You Son of the Most High God? I beg You, don’t torment me!”