There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as an error that proceedeth from the ruler:
There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, and it is frequent among men:
1 Kings 17:20
And he cried to Jehovah and said, Jehovah, my God, hast thou also brought evil upon the widow with whom I sojourn, by slaying her son?
1 Thessalonians 5:3
When they may say, Peace and safety, then sudden destruction comes upon them, as travail upon her that is with child; and they shall in no wise escape.
Or those eighteen on whom the tower in Siloam fell and killed them, think ye that they were debtors beyond all the men who dwell in Jerusalem?
If thou losest courage in the day of trouble, thy strength is small.
I also will laugh in your calamity, I will mock when your fear cometh;
Jehovah will keep thee from all evil; he will keep thy soul.
Vexation is better than laughter; for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better.
There shall no evil happen to a righteous man; but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.
For there is a man whose labour hath been with wisdom, and with knowledge, and with skill, and who leaveth it to a man that hath not laboured therein, to be his portion. This also is vanity and a great evil.
one to whom God giveth riches, wealth, and honour, and he wanteth nothing for his soul of all that he desireth, yet God giveth him not power to eat thereof, but a stranger eateth it: this is vanity, and a sore evil.
There is a grievous evil that I have seen under the sun: riches kept for the owners thereof to their hurt;
This is an evil among all that is done under the sun, that one thing befalleth all: yea, also the heart of the children of men is full of evil, and madness is in their heart while they live; and after that, they have to go to the dead.
Settle a plan, and it shall come to nought; speak a word, and it shall not stand: for God is with us.
1 Kings 17:21
And he stretched himself upon the child three times, and cried to Jehovah and said, Jehovah, my God, I pray thee, let this child's soul come into him again!
For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are taken with the snare, like them are the children of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.
What do ye imagine against Jehovah? He will make a full end: trouble shall not rise up the second time.
2 Corinthians 1:4
who encourages us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to encourage those who are in any tribulation whatever, through the encouragement with which we ourselves are encouraged of God.
Rejoice not when thine enemy falleth, and let not thy heart be glad when he stumbleth;
Be not afraid of sudden fear, neither of the destruction of the wicked, when it cometh;
He hath not dealt with us according to our sins, nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.
And this also is a grievous evil, that in all points as he came so doth he go away, and what profit hath he, in having laboured for the wind?
The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart; and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from before the evil.
forming the light and creating darkness, making peace and creating evil: I, Jehovah, do all these things.
And I applied my heart to seek and search out by wisdom concerning all that is done under the heavens: this grievous occupation hath God given to the children of men to weary themselves therewith.
But he said to her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. We have also received good from God, and should we not receive evil? In all this Job did not sin with his lips.
For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, and who hath not another to lift him up!
For none of us lives to himself, and none dies to himself.
In the day that I am afraid, I will confide in thee.
Turn again to the stronghold, prisoners of hope! even to-day do I declare I will render double unto thee.
On account of which things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience.
1 Chronicles 7:23
And he went in to his wife; and she conceived, and bore a son; and he called his name Beriah, for he was born when calamity was in his house.
1 Kings 3:19
And this woman's child died in the night; because she had lain upon it.
1 John 5:17
Every unrighteousness is sin; and there is a sin not to death.
And remember thy Creator in the days of thy youth, before the evil days come, and the years draw nigh, of which thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;
My bowels! my bowels! I am in travail! Oh, the walls of my heart! My heart maketh a noise in me; I cannot hold my peace: for thou hearest, my soul, the sound of the trumpet, the clamour of war.
Who redeemeth thy life from the pit, who crowneth thee with loving-kindness and tender mercies;
For this will I lament, and I will howl; I will go stripped and naked: I will make a wailing like the jackals, and mourning like the ostriches.
2 Samuel 21:10
Then Rizpah the daughter of Aiah took sackcloth, and spread it for her upon the rock, from the beginning of harvest until water poured on them out of the heavens, and suffered neither the fowl of the heavens to rest on them by day, nor the beasts of the field by night.
2 Chronicles 21:14
behold, Jehovah will smite with a great stroke thy people, and thy children, and thy wives, and all thy substance,
for judgment will be without mercy to him that has shewn no mercy. Mercy glories over judgment.
For if by the offence of the one death reigned by the one, much rather shall those who receive the abundance of grace, and of the free gift of righteousness, reign in life by the one Jesus Christ:)
And I also, I say unto thee that thou art Peter, and on this rock I will build my assembly, and hades' gates shall not prevail against it.
I went out full, and Jehovah has brought me home again empty. Why do ye call me Naomi, seeing Jehovah has brought me low, and the Almighty has afflicted me?
1 Samuel 30:6
And David was greatly distressed; for the people spoke of stoning him; for the soul of all the people was embittered, every man because of his sons and because of his daughters; but David strengthened himself in Jehovah his God.
And thou shalt be mad through the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see.
1 Samuel 4:21
And she named the child Ichabod, saying, The glory is departed from Israel; because the ark of God was taken, and because of her father-in-law and her husband.