Lord, by such things men live; and my spirit finds life in them too. You restored me to health and let me live.1
References for Isaiah 38:16
Surely it was for my benefit2 that I suffered such anguish.3 In your love you kept me from the pit4 of destruction; you have put all my sins5 behind your back.6
References for Isaiah 38:17
For the grave7 cannot praise you, death cannot sing your praise;8 those who go down to the pit9 cannot hope for your faithfulness.
References for Isaiah 38:18
The living, the living--they praise10 you, as I am doing today; fathers tell their children11 about your faithfulness.
References for Isaiah 38:19
The LORD will save me, and we will sing12 with stringed instruments13 all the days of our lives14 in the temple15 of the LORD.
References for Isaiah 38:20
Isaiah had said, "Prepare a poultice of figs and apply it to the boil, and he will recover."
Hezekiah had asked, "What will be the sign16 that I will go up to the temple of the LORD?"
References for Isaiah 38:22