Jer 2:6 They did not say, ‘Where is the Lord who brought us up from the land of Egypt, who led us in the wilderness, in a land of deserts and pits, in a land of drought and deep darkness, in a land that none passes through, where no man dwells?’
Zep 1:15 A day of wrath is that day, a day of distress and anguish, a day of ruin and devastation, a day of darkness and gloom, a day of clouds and thick darkness,
Zep 1:15)4they pick saltwort and the leaves of bushes, and the roots of the broom tree for their food.
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5They are driven out from human company; they shout after them as after a thief. (
1Sa 26:19 Now therefore let my lord the king hear the words of his servant. If it is the Lord who has stirred you up against me, may he accept an offering, but if it is men, may they be cursed before the Lord, for they have driven me out this day that I should have no share in the heritage of the Lord, saying, ‘Go, serve other gods.’
1Sa 26:19)6In the gullies of the torrents they must dwell, in holes of the earth and of the rocks. (
1Sa 13:6 When the men of Israel saw that they were in trouble (for the people were hard pressed), the people hid themselves in caves and in holes and in rocks and in tombs and in cisterns,
Zep 2:9 Therefore, as I live,” declares the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “Moab shall become like Sodom, and the Ammonites like Gomorrah, a land possessed by nettles and salt pits, and a waste forever. The remnant of my people shall plunder them, and the survivors of my nation shall possess them.”
Zep 2:9)8A senseless, a nameless brood, they have been whipped out of the land.9“And now I have become their song; I am a byword to them. (
Job 17:6 “He has made me a byword of the peoples, and I am one before whom men spit.
La 3:63 Behold their sitting and their rising; I am the object of their taunts.
La 3:63)10They abhor me; they keep aloof from me; they do not hesitate to spit at the sight of me. (
Nu 12:14 But the Lord said to Moses, “If her father had but spit in her face, should she not be shamed seven days? Let her be shut outside the camp seven days, and after that she may be brought in again.”
Job 33:19 “Man is also rebuked with pain on his bed and with continual strife in his bones,
Job 33:19)18With great force my garment is disfigured; it binds me about like the collar of my tunic. (
1Sa 28:8 So Saul disguised himself and put on other garments and went, he and two men with him. And they came to the woman by night. And he said, “Divine for me by a spirit and bring up for me whomever I shall name to you.”
Jer 26:18 “Micah of Moresheth prophesied in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and said to all the people of Judah: ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, “Zion shall be plowed as a field; Jerusalem shall become a heap of ruins, and the mountain of the house a wooded height.’
Jer 14:19 Have you utterly rejected Judah? Does your soul loathe Zion? Why have you struck us down so that there is no healing for us? We looked for peace, but no good came; for a time of healing, but behold, terror.
Jer 14:19)27My inward parts are in turmoil and never still; days of affliction come to meet me. (
2Sa 22:6 the cords of Sheol entangled me; the snares of death confronted me.