'Adversity' in the Bible
Go and cry unto the gods on which ye have fixed; they -- they save you in the time of your adversity.'
and her adversity hath also provoked her greatly, so as to make her tremble, for Jehovah hath shut up her womb.
And David answereth Rechab and Baanah his brother, sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and saith to them, 'Jehovah liveth, who hath redeemed my soul out of all adversity,
In mine adversity I call Jehovah, And unto my God I call, And He heareth from His temple my voice, And my cry is in His ears,
And the king sweareth and saith, 'Jehovah liveth, who hath redeemed my soul out of all adversity;
and they have been beaten down, nation by nation, and city by city, for God hath troubled them with every adversity;
for we have been sold, I and my people, to cut off, to slay, and to destroy; and if for men-servants and for maid-servants we had been sold I had kept silent -- but the adversity is not equal to the loss of the king.'
Terrify him do adversity and distress, They prevail over him As a king ready for a boaster.
To the Overseer with Stringed Instruments. -- A Psalm of David. In my calling answer Thou me, O God of my righteousness. In adversity Thou gavest enlargement to me; Favour me, and hear my prayer.
And Jehovah is a tower for the bruised, A tower for times of adversity.
Why, Jehovah, dost Thou stand at a distance? Thou dost hide in times of adversity,
In mine adversity I call Jehovah, And unto my God I cry. He heareth from His temple my voice, And My cry before Him cometh into His ears.
To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Jehovah doth answer thee, In a day of adversity, The name of the God of Jacob doth set thee on high,
Be not far from me, For adversity is near, for there is no helper.
And the salvation of the righteous is from Jehovah, Their strong place in a time of adversity.
And call Me in a day of adversity, I deliver thee, and thou honourest Me.
For, from all adversity He delivered me, And on mine enemies hath mine eye looked!
And I -- I sing of Thy strength, And I sing at morn of Thy kindness, For thou hast been a tower to me, And a refuge for me in a day of adversity.
Give to us help from adversity, And vain is the deliverance of man.
Hide not Thou Thy face from me, In a day of mine adversity, Incline unto me Thine ear, In the day I call, haste, answer me.
And they cry unto Jehovah in their adversity, From their distress He delivereth them,
And they cry unto Jehovah in their adversity, From their distresses He saveth them.
And cry unto Jehovah in their adversity, From their distresses He saveth them,
And they cry to Jehovah in their adversity, And from their distresses He bringeth them out.
Give to us help from adversity, And vain is the salvation of man.
Adversity and distress have found me, Thy commands are my delights.
When your fear cometh as destruction, And your calamity as a hurricane doth come, When on you come adversity and distress.
At all times is the friend loving, And a brother for adversity is born.
Thou hast shewed thyself weak in a day of adversity, Straitened is thy power,
A bad tooth, and a tottering foot, Is the confidence of the treacherous in a day of adversity.
And unto the land it looketh attentively, And lo, adversity and darkness! -- Dimness, distress, and thick darkness is driven away, But not the dimness for which she is in distress!
The burden of the beasts of the south. Into a land of adversity and distress, Of young lion and of old lion, Whence are viper and flying saraph, They carry on the shoulder of asses their wealth, And on the hump of camels their treasures, Unto a people not profitable.
And the Lord hath given to you bread of adversity, And water of oppression. And thy directors remove no more, And thine eyes have seen thy directors,
O Jehovah, favour us, for thee we have waited, Be their arm, in the mornings, Yea, our salvation in time of adversity.
They lift him up on the shoulder, They carry him, and cause him to rest in his place, And he standeth, from his place he moveth not, Yea, one crieth unto him, and he answereth not, From his adversity he saveth him not.
Jehovah said, Did I not direct thee for good? Did not I intercede for thee in a time of evil, And in a time of adversity, with the enemy?
O Jehovah, my strength, and my fortress, And my refuge in a day of adversity, Unto Thee nations do come from the ends of earth, And say, Only falsehood did our fathers inherit, Vanity, and none among them is profitable.
Woe! for great is that day, without any like it, Yea, a time of adversity it is to Jacob, Yet out of it he is saved.
A day of wrath is that day, A day of adversity and distress, A day of waste and desolation, A day of darkness and gloominess, A day of cloud and thick darkness.