Bible Cross References
My soul
Job 3:20-23
Why let people go on living in misery? Why give light to those in grief ?
They wait for death, but it never comes; they prefer a grave to any treasure.
They are not happy till they are dead and buried;
God keeps their future hidden and hems them in on every side.
Job 6:8
Why won't God give me what I ask? Why won't he answer my prayer?
Job 6:9
If only he would go ahead and kill me!
Job 5:15
But God saves the poor from death; he saves the needy from oppression.
Job 5:16
He gives hope to the poor and silences the wicked.
Job 5:20
when famine comes, he will keep you alive, and in war protect you from death.
Job 9:21
I am innocent, but I no longer care. I am sick of living. Nothing matters; innocent or guilty, God will destroy us.
Job 14:13
I wish you would hide me in the world of the dead; let me be hidden until your anger is over, and then set a time to remember me.
Numbers 11:15
If you are going to treat me like this, have pity on me and kill me, so that I won't have to endure your cruelty any longer."
1 Kings 19:4
Elijah walked a whole day into the wilderness. He stopped and sat down in the shade of a tree and wished he would die. "It's too much, LORD," he prayed. "Take away my life; I might as well be dead!"
Jonah 4:3
Now then, LORD, let me die. I am better off dead than alive."
Jonah 4:8
After the sun had risen, God sent a hot east wind, and Jonah was about to faint from the heat of the sun beating down on his head. So he wished he were dead. "I am better off dead than alive," he said.
I will leave
Job 7:11
No! I can't be quiet! I am angry and bitter. I have to speak.
Job 19:4
Even if I have done wrong, how does that hurt you?
Job 21:2-4
(SEE 21:1)
Give me a chance to speak and then, when I am through, sneer if you like.
My quarrel is not with mortals; I have good reason to be impatient.
I will speak
Job 10:15
As soon as I sin, I'm in trouble with you, but when I do right, I get no credit. I am miserable and covered with shame.
Job 10:16
If I have any success at all, you hunt me down like a lion; to hurt me you even work miracles.
Job 6:2-4
(SEE 6:1)
they would weigh more than the sands of the sea, so my wild words should not surprise you.
Almighty God has shot me with arrows, and their poison spreads through my body. God has lined up his terrors against me.
Job 6:26-4
Job 7:11
No! I can't be quiet! I am angry and bitter. I have to speak.
Job 16:6-16
But nothing I say helps, and being silent does not calm my pain.
You have worn me out, God; you have let my family be killed.
You have seized me; you are my enemy. I am skin and bones, and people take that as proof of my guilt.
In anger God tears me limb from limb; he glares at me with hate.
People sneer at me; they crowd around me and slap my face.
God has handed me over to evil people.
I was living in peace, but God took me by the throat and battered me and crushed me. God uses me for target practice
and shoots arrows at me from every side--- arrows that pierce and wound me; and even then he shows no pity.
He wounds me again and again; he attacks like a soldier gone mad with hate.
I mourn and wear clothes made of sackcloth, and I sit here in the dust defeated.
I have cried until my face is red, and my eyes are swollen and circled with shadows,
Psalm 32:3-5
When I did not confess my sins, I was worn out from crying all day long.
Day and night you punished me, LORD; my strength was completely drained, as moisture is dried up by the summer heat.
Then I confessed my sins to you; I did not conceal my wrongdoings. I decided to confess them to you, and you forgave all my sins.
Isaiah 38:15
What can I say? The LORD has done this. My heart is bitter, and I cannot sleep.
Isaiah 38:17
My bitterness will turn into peace. You save my life from all danger; You forgive all my sins.