God hears your cries. Jesus will give you peace.

God hears your cries. Jesus will give you peace.

“For He hears the cry of the afflicted [aniy]. When He gives quietness [shaqat], who then can make trouble?” (Job 34:28,29)

“For He will deliver the needy when he cries, the poor also, and him who has no helper.” (Ps 72:12)

“casting all your cares [all your anxieties, all your worries, and all your concerns, once and for all] on Him, for He cares about you [with deepest affection, and watches over you very carefully].” (1Pet 5:7 AMP)

“In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness [shaqat] and confidence shall be your strength.” (Isa 30:15)

“The work of righteousness will be peace [shalom], and the effect of righteousness, quietness [shaqat] and assurance [betach; peitho] forever.” (Isa 32:17)

“And your offspring from the land of their captivity; Jacob shall return, have rest [shaqat] and be at ease” (Jer 46:2)

“Defend the poor and fatherless; do justice to the afflicted and needy.” (Ps 82:3)

“I know that the LORD will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and justice for the poor.” (Ps 140:12)

“For the LORD has comforted His people, and will have mercy on His afflicted.” (Isa 49:13)

“He was oppressed and He was afflicted, yet He opened not His mouth; He was led as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before its shearers is silent, so He opened not His mouth.” (Isa 53:7)

“In all their affliction He was afflicted, and the Angel of His Presence saved them” (Isa 63:9)

“Now if we are afflicted, it is for your consolation and salvation, which is effective for enduring the same sufferings which we also suffer.” (2Cor 1:6)

“Whoever shuts his ears to the cry of the poor will also cry himself and not be heard.” (Prov 21:13)

“The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears, and delivers them out of all their troubles.” (Ps 34:17)

“He will be very gracious to you at the sound of your cry; when He hears it, He will answer you.” (Isa 30:19)

“Peace I leave with you, My peace I give [didomi] to you; not as the world gives do I give [didomi] to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” (Jn 14:27)

“be content with such things as you have. For He Himself has said, I will never leave you nor forsake you. So we may boldly say: The LORD is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?” (Heb 13:5-6)

“For the LORD hears the poor, and does not despise His prisoners.” (Ps 69:33)

“Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ” (Rom 5:1)

“And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful.” (Col 3:15)

“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” (Phil 4:6-7)

“The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble.” (Ps 9:9)

“The LORD executes righteousness and justice for all who are oppressed.” (Ps 103:6)

Reading: Job 34-36; Acts 23