Isaiah 8:22; Isaiah 30:6; Isaiah 33:2; Isaiah 37:3; Isaiah 46:7; Isaiah 63:9; Isaiah 65:16
Then they will look to the earth, and behold, distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish; and they will be driven away into darkness.
The oracle concerning the beasts of the Negev. Through a land of distress and anguish, From where come lioness and lion, viper and flying serpent, They carry their riches on the backs of young donkeys And their treasures on camels' humps, To a people who cannot profit them;
O LORD , be gracious to us; we have waited for You. Be their strength every morning, Our salvation also in the time of distress.
They said to him, "Thus says Hezekiah, 'This day is a day of distress, rebuke and rejection; for children have come to birth, and there is no strength to deliver.
"They lift it upon the shoulder and carry it; They set it in its place and it stands there. It does not move from its place. Though one may cry to it, it cannot answer; It cannot deliver him from his distress.
In all their affliction He was afflicted, And the angel of His presence saved them; In His love and in His mercy He redeemed them, And He lifted them and carried them all the days of old.
"Because he who is blessed in the earth Will be blessed by the God of truth; And he who swears in the earth Will swear by the God of truth; Because the former troubles are forgotten, And because they are hidden from My sight!