Bible Cross References
Is it good
Job 34:5-7
Job claims that he is innocent, that God refuses to give him justice.
He asks, "How could I lie and say I am wrong? I am fatally wounded, but I am sinless."
Have you ever seen anyone like this man Job? He never shows respect for God.
Job 34:18-7
Job 34:19-7
Job 36:7-9
He protects those who are righteous; he allows them to rule like kings and lets them be honored forever.
But if people are bound in chains, suffering for what they have done,
God shows them their sins and their pride.
Job 36:17-9
Job 36:18-9
Job 40:2
(SEE 40:1)
Job 40:8
Are you trying to prove that I am unjust--- to put me in the wrong and yourself in the right?
Lamentations 3:2-18
He drove me deeper and deeper into darkness
And beat me again and again with merciless blows.
He has left my flesh open and raw, and has broken my bones.
He has shut me in a prison of misery and anguish.
He has forced me to live in the stagnant darkness of death.
He has bound me in chains; I am a prisoner with no hope of escape.
I cry aloud for help, but God refuses to listen;
I stagger as I walk; stone walls block me wherever I turn.
He waited for me like a bear; he pounced on me like a lion.
He chased me off the road, tore me to pieces, and left me.
He drew his bow and made me the target for his arrows.
He shot his arrows deep into my body.
People laugh at me all day long; I am a joke to them all.
Bitter suffering is all he has given me for food and drink.
He rubbed my face in the ground and broke my teeth on rocks.
I have forgotten what health and peace and happiness are.
I do not have much longer to live; my hope in the LORD is gone.
Psalm 69:33
The LORD listens to those in need and does not forget his people in prison.
the work
Job 14:15
Then you will call, and I will answer, and you will be pleased with me, your creature.
Job 34:19
He does not take the side of rulers nor favor the rich over the poor, for he created everyone.
Psalm 138:8
You will do everything you have promised; LORD, your love is eternal. Complete the work that you have begun.
Isaiah 64:8
But you are our father, LORD. We are like clay, and you are like the potter. You created us,
1 Peter 4:19
So then, those who suffer because it is God's will for them, should by their good actions trust themselves completely to their Creator, who always keeps his promise.
shine upon
Job 8:20
But God will never abandon the faithful or ever give help to evil people.
Jeremiah 12:1-3
" LORD, if I argued my case with you, you would prove to be right. Yet I must question you about matters of justice. Why are the wicked so prosperous? Why do dishonest people succeed?
You plant them, and they take root; they grow and bear fruit. They always speak well of you, yet they do not really care about you.
But, LORD, you know me; you see what I do and how I love you. Drag these evil people away like sheep to be butchered; guard them until it is time for them to be slaughtered.