44 occurrences

'Affliction' in the Bible

Then the Angel of the Lord said to her:You have conceived and will have a son.You will name him Ishmael,for the Lord has heard your cry of affliction.

Leah conceived, gave birth to a son, and named him Reuben, for she said, “The Lord has seen my affliction; surely my husband will love me now.”

If the God of my father, the God of Abraham, the Fear of Isaac, had not been with me, certainly now you would have sent me off empty-handed. But God has seen my affliction and my hard work, and He issued His verdict last night.”

And the second son he named Ephraim, meaning, “God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.”

Making a vow, she pleaded, “Lord of Hosts, if You will take notice of Your servant’s affliction, remember and not forget me, and give Your servant a son, I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, and his hair will never be cut.”

“At this time tomorrow I will send you a man from the land of Benjamin. Anoint him ruler over My people Israel. He will save them from the hand of the Philistines because I have seen the affliction of My people, for their cry has come to Me.”

Perhaps the Lord will see my affliction and restore goodness to me instead of Shimei’s curses today.”

For the Lord saw that the affliction of Israel was very bitter. There was no one to help Israel, neither bond nor free.

whatever prayer or petitionanyone from your people Israel might have—each man knowing his own affliction and suffering,and spreading out his hands toward this temple—

Yahweh is now about to strike your people, your sons, your wives, and all your possessions with a horrible affliction.

If I am wicked, woe to me!And even if I am righteous, I cannot lift up my head.I am filled with shameand aware of my affliction.

If people are bound with chainsand trapped by the cords of affliction,

Be careful that you do not turn to iniquity,for that is why you have been tested by affliction.

For the choir director: with stringed instruments. A Davidic psalm.Answer me when I call,God, who vindicates me.You freed me from affliction;be gracious to me and hear my prayer.

Be gracious to me, Lord;consider my affliction at the hands of those who hate me.Lift me up from the gates of death,

Consider my affliction and trouble,and take away all my sins.

I will rejoice and be glad in Your faithful lovebecause You have seen my affliction.You have known the troubles of my life

Why do You hide Yourselfand forget our affliction and oppression?

If Your instruction had not been my delight,I would have died in my affliction.

?ReshConsider my affliction and rescue me,for I have not forgotten Your instruction.

They will look toward the earth and see only distress, darkness, and the gloom of affliction, and they will be driven into thick darkness.

?GimelJudah has gone into exilefollowing affliction and harsh slavery;she lives among the nationsbut finds no place to rest.All her pursuers have overtaken herin narrow places.

?ZayinDuring the days of her affliction and homelessnessJerusalem remembers all her precious belongingsthat were hers in days of old.When her people fell into the adversary’s hand,she had no one to help.The adversaries looked at her,laughing over her downfall.

?TetHer uncleanness stains her skirts.She never considered her end.Her downfall was astonishing;there was no one to comfort her.Lord, look on my affliction,for the enemy triumphs!

?AlefI am the man who has seen afflictionunder the rod of God’s wrath.

?ZayinRemember my affliction and my homelessness,the wormwood and the poison.

For He does not enjoy bringing afflictionor suffering on mankind.

For the idols speak falsehood,and the diviners see illusions;they relate empty dreamsand offer empty comfort.Therefore the people wander like sheep;they suffer affliction because there is no shepherd.

But they have no root in themselves; they are short-lived. When pressure or persecution comes because of the word, they immediately stumble.

Instantly her flow of blood ceased, and she sensed in her body that she was cured of her affliction.

For we don’t want you to be unaware, brothers, of our affliction that took place in Asia: we were completely overwhelmed—beyond our strength—so that we even despaired of life.

During a severe testing by affliction, their abundance of joy and their deep poverty overflowed into the wealth of their generosity.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
און 
'aven 
Usage: 79

דּך 
Dak 
Usage: 4

יגה 
Yagah 
Usage: 8

לחץ 
Lachats 
Usage: 19

לחץ 
Lachats 
Usage: 12

מס 
Mac 
Usage: 1

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 83

עני 
`oniy 
Usage: 37

עני 
`aniy 
Usage: 75

צר צר 
Tsar 
Usage: 109

צרה 
Tsarah 
Usage: 73

צרר 
Tsarar 
Usage: 54

רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

רעע 
Ra`a` 
Usage: 98

שׁבר שׁבר 
Sheber 
Usage: 44

θλίβω 
Thlibo 
Usage: 9

θλίψις 
Thlipsis 
Usage: 33

κακοπάθεια 
Kakopatheia 
Usage: 1

κακοπαθέω 
Kakopatheo 
Usage: 4

κάκωσις 
Kakosis 
Usage: 1

πάθημα 
Pathema 
Usage: 16

συγκακοπαθέω 
Sugkakopatheo 
Usage: 1

συγκακουχέω 
Sugkakoucheo 
Usage: 1

ταλαιπωρέω 
Talaiporeo 
Usage: 1

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