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Bible Concordances

Nave's Topical Bible

Afflictions and Adversities

  • MISCELLANY OF MINOR SUB-TOPICS
    • God regulates the measure of afflictions
      Psalm 80:5; Isaiah 9:1; Jeremiah 46:28
    • Determines the continuance of
      Genesis 15:13,14; Numbers 14:33; Isaiah 10:25; Jeremiah 29:10
    • Does not willingly send
      Lamentations 3:33
    • Man is born to
      Job 5:6,7; 14:1
    • Saints appointed to
      1 Thessalonians 3:3
    • Consequent upon the fall
      Genesis 3:16-19
    • Sin produces
      Job 4:8; 20:11; Proverbs 1:31
    • Sinners corrected by
      2 Samuel 12:14; Psalm 89:30-32; Isaiah 57:17; Acts 13:10,11
    • Often severe
      Job 16:7-16; Psalm 42:7; 66:12; Jonah 2:3; Revelation 7:14
    • Always less than deserved
      Ezra 9:13; Psalm 103:10
    • Results of, good
      Genesis 50:20; Exodus 1:11,12; Deuteronomy 8:15,16; Jeremiah 24:5,6; Ezekiel 20:37
    • Tempered with mercy
      Psalm 78:38,39; 106:43-46; Isaiah 30:18-21; Lamentations 3:32; Micah 7:7-9; Nahum 1:12

  • OF SAINTS
    • To be expected
      John 16:33; Acts 14:22
    • Comparatively light
      Acts 20:23; 24; Romans 8:18; 2 Corinthians 4:17
    • Temporary
      Psalm 30:5; 103:9; Isaiah 54:7,8; John 16:20; 1 Peter 1:6; 5:10
    • Joy under
      Job 5:17; James 5:11
    • End in joy and blessedness
      Psalm 126:5,6; Isaiah 61:2,3; Matthew 5:4; 1 Peter 4:13,14
    • Often arise from the profession of the gospel
      Matthew 24:9; John 15:21; 2 Timothy 3:11,12
    • Exhibit the love and faithfulness of God
      Deuteronomy 8:5; Psalm 119:75; Proverbs 3:12; 1 Corinthians 11:32; Hebrews 12:6,7; Revelation 3:19

  • OF THE WICKED
    • God is glorified in
      Exodus 14:4; Ezekiel 38:22,23
    • God holds in derision
      Psalm 37:13; Proverbs 1:26,27
    • Are multiplied
      Deuteronomy 31:17; Job 20:5; 21:17; Psalm 32:10
    • Continual
      Job 15:20; Ecclesiastes 2:23; Isaiah 32:10
    • Often sudden
      Psalm 73:19; Proverbs 6:15; Isaiah 30:13; Revelation 18:10
    • Are often judicially sent
      Job 21:17; Psalm 107:17; Jeremiah 30:15
    • Are for examples to others
      Psalm 64:7-9; Zephaniah 3:6,7; 1 Corinthians 10:5,11; 2 Peter 2:6
    • Are ineffectual for their conversion
      Exodus 9:30; Isaiah 9:13; Jeremiah 2:30; Haggai 2:17
    • Their persecution of saints, a cause of
      Deuteronomy 30:7; Psalm 55:19; Zechariah 2:9; 2 Thessalonians 1:6
    • Impenitence is a cause of
      Proverbs 1:30,31; Ezekiel 24:13; Amos 4:6-12; Zechariah 7:11,12; Revelation 2:21; 22
    • Sometimes humble them
      1 Kings 21:27
    • Frequently harden
      Nehemiah 9:28,29; Jeremiah 5:3
    • Produce slavish fear
      Job 15:24; Psalm 73:19; Jeremiah 49:3,5
    • Saints should not be alarmed at
      Proverbs 3:25,26

  • Exemplified
    • In Pharaoh and the Egyptians
      Exodus 9:14,15; 14:24,25
    • Ahaziah
      2 Kings 1:1-4
    • Gehazi
      2 Kings 5:27
    • Jehoram
      2 Chronicles 21:12-19
    • Uzziah
      2 Chronicles 26:19-21
    • Ahaz, etc
      2 Chronicles 28:5-8,22

  • FORSAKEN BY FRIENDS IN: INSTANCES OF
    Job 2:9; 19:13-19
    • David
      Psalm 31:11,12; 41:9; 88:8,18
    • Jesus
      Matthew 26:56
    • Paul
      2 Timothy 4:16

  • NATIONAL LESSONS FROM
    Joel 1; 2

  • UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO
    Genesis 3:16,17; Deuteronomy 8:5; 2 Samuel 7:14; Job 3:1-26; 5:6,7,17,18; 6:1-30; 7:2-6; 9:18; 12:5; 14:1,22; 16:6-14; 17:7-16; 19:7-20; 23:10; 30:15-19; 33:19-22; 36:8-12,15; Psalm 6:6,7; 18:4-6; 31:9-13; 32:3,4; 39:1-4; 42:6,7; 55:4-8; 66:10-12; 69:1-3,20; 73:10; 77:2-4; 80:5,6; 88:3-18; 89:32; 90:10; 102:3-11; 107:4,5,10,17-19; 109:22-24; 116:3; 141:7; 143:3,4; Proverbs 3:11,12; 12:25; 13:12; 14:10,13; 15:13,15; 17:3,22; 18:14; Ecclesiastes 2:22,23; 7:2-4; Isaiah 1:6; 24:1-16; 26:16,17; 48:10; Lamentations 1:7,12; 3:1-36; Zechariah 13:9; Mark 9:49; John 15:2; 16:33; 2 Corinthians 1:8,9; 4:7-12,16,17; 6:4-10; 11:23-30; Hebrews 12:6,7,9; 1 Peter 5:9; Revelation 3:19

  • BENEFITS OF
    1 Kings 8:33,35,47-53; Deuteronomy 4:30,31; 30:1,2; 2 Chronicles 6:28-31; Job 5:6-11,17; 23:10; Psalm 94:12,13; Proverbs 3:11,12; Hebrews 12:5; Ecclesiastes 7:2,3; Isaiah 19:20,22; 26:9; 27:9; Jeremiah 2:27; 22:22,23; 31:19; Lamentations 3:27,28; Ezekiel 20:37,43; 6:9; Hosea 2:6,7; 5:15; Romans 5:3,4; 8:17,28; 2 Corinthians 4:17; Philippians 1:12-14,19; Hebrews 12:5; James 1:2-4,12; 1 Peter 1:7; 4:14

  • BENEFITS OF, ILLUSTRATED
    Genesis 22:12,16-18; 32:11; 42:21; Exodus 9:27,28; 10:7,16,17; 12:31-33; Numbers 21:7; Judges 10:6-8,10; 1 Samuel 12:9,10; 1 Kings 13:1-10; 2 Chronicles 15:4; 33:12,13; Ezra 9:5-15; Nehemiah 9:32; Job 34:31,32; 40:1-5; Psalm 18:4-6; 66:10-12; 78:34,35; 119:67,71; Isaiah 26:16; Jeremiah 31:18,19; Lamentations 3:19,20; Hosea 6:1; Jonah 2:1-10; Luke 15:11-24; Acts 8:24

  • Exemplified
    • Joseph's brethren
      Genesis 42:21
    • Joseph
      Genesis 45:5,7,8
    • Israel
      Deuteronomy 8:3,5
    • Josiah
      2 Kings 22:19
    • Hezekiah
      2 Chronicles 32:25,26
    • Manasseh
      2 Chronicles 33:12
    • Jonah
      Jonah 2:7
    • Prodigal son
      Luke 15:21

  • CONSOLATION IN
    Genesis 21:17; 16:7-13; 26:17,33; 31:42; Exodus 3:7,8,16,17; 14:13,14; Deuteronomy 33:27; 2 Samuel 22:28; Job 5:6-27; 11:16-19; 16:5; 29:25; 31:19-22; 35:10; Psalm 9:9,10; 23:4; 27:5,6; 30:5; 31:7; 34:4,19,20; 37:23,24,32,33; 41:3; 42:5; 46:1; 50:15; 55:22; 56:8-10; 62:1,2,5-8,11,12; 68:6; 69:20,33; 71:20; 73:26; 94:17-19; 103:13,14; 112:4; 119:50,52,54,92,143; 138:3,7,8; 140:12; 145:14; 147:3; Proverbs 12:13; Ecclesiastes 4:1; Isaiah 4:6; 14:31,32; 25:4; 30:19,20; 40:1,2,29; 41:10,13,14,17; 42:3; 43:2; 49:13; 50:4,7-10; 51:3-13; 54:4,11; 58:10; 61:1-3; 63:9; 66:5,13,14; Jeremiah 31:13,25; 39:17,18; Lamentations 3:31-33,57; Ezekiel 11:16; Hosea 2:14,15; 6:1-3; Nahum 1:7; Zephaniah 3:18; Matthew 5:4,10-12; 10:29-31; 11:28; 14:27; 25:34-36,40; 28:5,9,10; Mark 6:50; Luke 6:21-23; 7:13; 12:6,7; 21:18; John 14:1,16,18,27; 15:18,20; 16:20,22,33; Acts 12:5; 23:11; Romans 8:28,35-39; 12:12,15; 15:4; 2 Corinthians 1:3-5,7; 4:8-10,16,17; 7:6; 12:9; Galatians 6:2; Philippians 1:19; 1 Thessalonians 4:13,16-18; 2 Thessalonians 1:7; 2:16,17; 2 Timothy 2:12; 4:17; Hebrews 2:14,15,18; 4:15,16; 6:18; 12:1-4; 13:3,5,6; James 1:12,27; 5:8,10; 1 Peter 2:21-24; 4:12-14; 5:7; Revelation 2:9,10; 3:2,10; 7:14-17

  • DELIVERANCE FROM

  • DESIGN OF
    Deuteronomy 8:2,16; 30:1-3; 31:17; Judges 2:21,22; 1 Kings 8:33-48; 2 Chronicles 6:24-31; 7:13,14; Job 33:11,16-30; 36:8-10; Psalm 66:10; 106:43,44; 107:10-14,17-21,23-31; 119:71; Ecclesiastes 7:14; Isaiah 1:25-27; 4:3,4; 9:13,14; 52:5,6; Jeremiah 24:5; Lamentations 1:5; Ezekiel 6:10; 14:10,11; Daniel 4:25-27,34; Hosea 5:15; Amos 4:6; Micah 6:9; Malachi 3:3; John 9:2,3; 11:4; 15:2; 21:19; 1 Corinthians 11:32; 2 Corinthians 1:4-6; 4:11,17; 12:7; Philippians 1:29,30; 2 Thessalonians 1:4,5; Hebrews 2:10-18; 5:8,9; 12:5-11; 1 Peter 1:6,7; 5:10; Revelation 2:10
    • See BENEFITS OF, aove

    • DESPONDENCY IN
      Job 4:5; 9:16-35; Psalm 22:1,2; Proverbs 24:10; Lamentations 3:39; Matthew 27:46; Mark 15:34; Luke 18:1

  • DISPENSATION OF GOD
    Exodus 4:11; Deuteronomy 4:5-31; 28:15-68; 32:39; Ruth 1:20,21; 1 Samuel 2:6,7; 2 Samuel 16:10; 2 Kings 6:33; 15:5; 2 Chronicles 7:12-22; Job 1:21; 5:6,17,18; 6:4; 9:12,22; 10:8; 11:10; 12:14-25; 19:6,21; 21:17; 23:16; 27:2; 30:11; 34:29; Psalm 38:3; 66:11; 71:20; 78:31-34; 88:6,7,16; 89:38-45; 90:7,15; 102:10,23; Isaiah 30:20; 45:7; Jeremiah 45:3; Lamentations 1:5; 3:1; Daniel 4:24-26; Amos 3:6; Jonah 2:3; Micah 1:12; Romans 8:20; 1 Corinthians 11:32; Hebrews 12:10; Revelation 3:19

  • FROM SATAN
    Job 1; 2; 2 Corinthians 12:7
    • See TEMPTATION
    • See IMPENITENC IN
    • See OBDURACY IN, blow

    • MOCKING AT
      Job 12:5; Proverbs 17:5

  • MURMURING IN

  • OBDURACY IN
    Leviticus 26:23,24,27,28; Job 36:12,13; Psalm 78:31,32; Isaiah 8:21; 9:13; 22:12,13; 26:11; 42:25; 57:17; Jeremiah 2:30,35; 3:3; 5:3; 7:28; Daniel 9:13; Hosea 7:9,10,14; 9:17; Amos 4:6-11; Zephaniah 3:2,7; Haggai 2:17; Revelation 9:20,21; 16:9-11,21

  • As a Judgment

  • INSTANCES OF
    • Pharaoh
      Exodus 8:19; 9:30-34; 14:5-9
    • Asa
      2 Chronicles 16:12
    • Ahaz
      2 Chronicles 28:22,23

  • PENITENCE IN: INSTANCES OF
    • Pharaoh
      Exodus 8:8; 9:27-30; 12:30,31; 14:5-9
    • David
      2 Samuel 12:15,16,23
    • Nebuchadnezzar
      Daniel 4:28-37
    • Levites
      Nehemiah 9:33

  • PRAYER IN
    Genesis 32:11; 43:14; Exodus 17:4; Numbers 20:16; 1 Samuel 1:10,11; 2 Samuel 12:22; 15:31; 22:7; 1 Kings 8:36-50; 2 Kings 19:16,19; 1 Chronicles 5:20; 2 Chronicles 6:24-39; 14:11; 20:4-13; 33:12,13; Nehemiah 4:4,5,9; 6:9,14; 9:32; Job 10:2,9,15; 13:21; 16:20; Psalm 3:1,2,7; 4:1; 5:8; 6:1-7; 7:1,2,6,7; 9:13,14; 10:1,12-15; 13:1-4; 16:1; 17:1,2,6-9,13,14; 20:1,2; 22:1-21; 25:2,16-19,22; 27:11,12; 28:1; 30:9,10; 31:1-4,14-18; 35:1-3,17,19,22,23,25; 38:1-22; 39:10,12,13; 40:13,17; 42:9; 43:1-5; 44:4,23-26; 50:15; 54:1-3; 55:1-17; 56:1-13; 57:1,2; 59:1-17; 60:1-3,11; 61:1,2; 64:1,2; 69:1-36; 70:1,2; 71:1,2,4,9,12; 74:1,3,10,11,19,21-23; 77:1,2,7-9; 79:1,5,8,9,11; 80:1,3-5,14; 83:1-18; 85:5-7; 86:1-17; 88:9-14; 89:39-51; 90:15; 94:1-23; 102:2,24; 106:47; 108:6,12; 109:1-31; 116:4; 119:22,28,39,41,42,76,77,82,84; 107,121-123,134,145-149,153,154,170,173; 120:2; 123:3,4; 126:4; 130:1-8; 140:1-13; 141:1-10; 142:1,2,5-7; 143:1-12; Isaiah 33:2; 38:2,3,14-19; 51:9; 63:15-17; 64:1,9-12; Jeremiah 10:24; 14:8,9,19-21; 15:15; 16:19; 17:17,18; 18:19; 27:8; 32:16-25; Lamentations 1:9-11,20; 2:18,19; 5:1,16,17,19-22; Daniel 6:10; Joel 1:19; Jonah 1:14; 2:1-10; Habakkuk 1:12,13; Matthew 8:25; 14:30; 15:22-28; 26:39,42,44; 27:46; Mark 14:36; 15:34; Luke 18:1; 22:42; 23:46; John 11:3; Acts 4:29,30; 7:59,60; 2 Corinthians 12:8; James 5:13-16

  • PRAYER IN, ANSWERED

  • PRAYER FOR THE AFFLICTED

  • RESIGNATION IN
    Job 5:17; 13:15; 34:31,32,34; Psalm 4:4; 37:1; 46:10; Proverbs 3:11; Lamentations 3:22-36,39; Micah 6:9; Matthew 26:39; Mark 14:36; Luke 21:19; 22:42; John 18:11; Romans 5:3; 12:12; 2 Corinthians 12:9; Philippians 2:14; Colossians 1:11; 1 Thessalonians 3:3; 2 Thessalonians 1:4; 2 Timothy 2:3; 4:5; Hebrews 10:34; 12:3-12; James 1:10; 4:7; 1 Peter 1:6; 2:20; 4:12,13,19; 5:6,7

  • RESIGNATION IN, EXEMPLIFIED
    Judges 10:15; 1 Samuel 3:18; 2 Samuel 12:23; 15:26; 16:10,12; 24:14; 2 Kings 4:26; 20:19; Nehemiah 9:33; Esther 4:16; Job 1:21,22; 2:10; 13:15; 14:14; Psalm 39:9; 71:20; 119:75; Isaiah 39:8; Jeremiah 10:19; Lamentations 1:18; 3:39; Daniel 9:14; Micah 7:9; Luke 23:40,41; Acts 21:14; Romans 5:3,4; 2 Corinthians 6:4-10; 7:4; 2 Thessalonians 1:4; James 5:11

  • INSTANCES OF RESIGNATION IN
    • Aaron, at the death of Nadab and Abihu
      Leviticus 10:1-3
    • Against his house were foretold
      1 Samuel 3:15-18
    • David, at the death of his child
      2 Samuel 12:23
    • The Shunammite woman
      2 Kings 4:18-37
    • Jesus, in Gethsemane
      Matthew 26:39; Mark 14:36; Luke 22:42; John 18:11
    • Paul and Silas in prison
      Acts 16:23-25

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Bibliography Information
Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'Afflictions and Adversities'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ntb/a/afflictions-and-adversities.html. 1896.

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