Affliction – from the Holy Bible (KJV)

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “Affliction”.

Affliction – from the Old Testament

Gen 16:11 And the angel of the LORD said unto her,
Behold, thou  art with child,
and shalt bear a son, and shalt call his name Ishmael;
because the LORD hath heard thy affliction.

Gen 29:32 And Leah conceived, and bare a son,
and she called his name Reuben:
for she said, Surely the LORD hath looked upon my affliction;
now therefore my husband will love me.

Gen 31:42 Except the God of my father, the God of Abraham,
and the fear of Isaac, had been with me,
surely thou hadst sent me away now empty.
God hath seen mine affliction and the labour of my hands,
and rebuked  thee yesternight.

Gen 41:52 And the name of the second called he Ephraim:
For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

Exo 3:7 And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people
which  are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters;
for I know their sorrows;

Exo 3:17 And I have said, I will bring you up out of the affliction of Egypt
unto the land of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites,
and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites,
unto a land flowing with milk and honey.

Exo 4:31 And the people believed: and when they heard
that the LORD had visited the children of Israel,
and that he had looked upon their affliction,
then they bowed their heads and worshipped.

Deu 16:3 Thou shalt eat no leavened bread with it;
seven days shalt thou eat unleavened bread therewith,
even the bread of affliction;
for thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt in haste:
that thou mayest remember the day
when thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt all the days of thy life.

Deu 26:7 And when we cried unto the LORD God of our fathers,
the LORD heard our voice,
and looked on our affliction,
and our labour,
and our oppression:

1Sa 1:11 And she vowed a vow, and said, O LORD of hosts,
if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid,
and remember me,
and not forget thine handmaid,
but wilt give unto thine handmaid a man child,
then I will give him unto the LORD all the days of his life,
and there shall no razor come upon his head.

2Sa 16:12 It may be that the LORD will look on mine affliction,
and that the LORD will requite me good for his cursing this day.

1Ki 22:27 And say, Thus saith the king, Put this  fellow in the prison,
and feed him with bread of affliction and with water of affliction,
until I come in peace.

2Ki 14:26 For the LORD saw the affliction of Israel,  that it was very bitter:
for  there was not any shut up, nor any left, nor any helper for Israel.

2Ch 18:26 And say, Thus saith the king, Put this  fellow in the prison,
and feed him with bread of affliction and with water of affliction,
until I return in peace.

2Ch 20:9 If,  when evil cometh upon us,  as the sword,
or pestilence,
or famine,
we stand before this house,
and in thy presence,
(for thy name  is in this house,)
and cry unto thee in our affliction,
then thou wilt hear and help.

2Ch 33:12 And when he was in affliction,
he besought the LORD his God,
and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers,

Neh 1:3 And they said unto me, The remnant that are left of the captivity
there in the province  are in great affliction and reproach:
the wall of Jerusalem also  is broken down,
and the gates thereof are burned with fire.

Neh 9:9 And didst see the affliction of our fathers in Egypt,
and heardest their cry by the Red sea;

Job 5:6 Although affliction cometh not forth of the dust,
neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Job 10:15 If I be wicked, woe unto me;
and  if I be righteous,
yet will I not lift up my head.
I am full of confusion;
therefore see thou mine affliction;

Job 30:16 And now my soul is poured out upon me;
the days of affliction have taken hold upon me.

Job 30:27 My bowels boiled,
and rested not:
the days of affliction prevented me.

Job 36:8 And if  they be bound in fetters,
and be holden in cords of affliction;

Job 36:15 He delivereth the poor in his affliction,
and openeth their ears in oppression.

Job 36:21 Take heed, regard not iniquity:
for this hast thou chosen rather than affliction.

Psa 22:24 For he hath not despised
nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted;
neither hath he hid his face from him;
but when he cried unto him, he heard.

Psa 25:18 Look upon mine affliction and my pain;
and forgive all my sins.

Psa 34:19 Many  are the affliictions of the righteous:
but the LORD delivereth him out of them all.

Psa 44:24 Wherefore hidest thou thy face,
and forgettest our affliction and our oppression?

Psa 66:11 Thou broughtest us into the net;
thou laidst affliction upon our loins.

Psa 88:9 Mine eye mourneth by reason of affliction:
LORD, I have called daily upon thee,
I have stretched out my hands unto thee.

Psa 106:44 Nevertheless he regarded their affliction,
when he heard their cry:

Psa 107:10 Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death,
being bound in affliction and iron;

Psa 107:39 Again, they are minished
and brought low through oppression,
affliction, and sorrow.

Psa 107:41 Yet setteth he the poor on high from affliction,
and maketh  him families like a flock.

Psa 119:50 This  is my comfort in my affliction:
for thy word hath quickened me.

Psa 119:92 Unless thy law  had been my delights,
I should then have perished in mine affliction.

Psa 119:153 RESH. Consider mine affliction,
and deliver me:
for I do not forget thy law.

Psa 132:1 A Song of degrees. LORD, remember David,
and all his affliictions:

Isa 30:20 And  though the Lord give you the bread of adversity,
and the water of affliction,
yet shall not thy teachers be removed into a corner any more,
but thine eyes shall see thy teachers:

Isa 48:10 Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver;
I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

Isa 63:9 In all their affliction he was afflicted,
and the angel of his presence saved them:
in his love and in his pity he redeemed them;
and he bare them,
and carried them all the days of old.

Jer 4:15 For a voice declareth from Dan,
and publisheth affliction from mount Ephraim.

Jer 15:11 The LORD said, Verily it shall be well with thy remnant;
verily I will cause the enemy to entreat thee  well
in the time of evil
and in the time of affliction.

Jer 16:19 O LORD, my strength, and my fortress,
and my refuge in the day of affliction,
the Gentiles shall come unto thee
from the ends of the earth, and shall say,
Surely our fathers have inherited lies, vanity,
and  things wherein  there is no profit.

Jer 30:15 Why criest thou for thine affliction?
thy sorrow  is incurable for the multitude of thine iniquity:
because thy sins were increased,
I have done these things unto thee.

Jer 48:16 The calamity of Moab  is near to come,
and his affliction hasteth fast.

Lam 1:3 Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction,
and because of great servitude:
she dwelleth among the heathen,
she findeth no rest:
all her persecutors overtook her between the straits.

Lam 1:7 Jerusalem remembered in the days of her affliction
and of her miseries all her pleasant things
that she had in the days of old,
when her people fell into the hand of the enemy,
and none did help her:
the adversaries saw her,
and did mock at her sabbaths.

Lam 1:9 Her filthiness  is in her skirts;
she remembereth not her last end;
therefore she came down wonderfully:
she had no comforter.
O LORD, behold my affliction:
for the enemy hath magnified  himself.

Lam 3:1 I  am the man  that hath seen affliction
by the rod of his wrath.

Lam 3:19 Remembering mine affliction and my misery,
the wormwood and the gall.

Hos 5:15 I will go  and return to my place,
till they acknowledge their offence,
and seek my face:
in their affliction they will seek me early.

Amo 6:6 That drink wine in bowls,
and anoint themselves with the chief ointments:
but they are not grieved for the affliction of Joseph.

Oba 1:13 Thou shouldest not have entered into the gate of my people
in the day of their calamity; yea,
thou shouldest not have looked on their affliction
in the day of their calamity,
nor have laid  hands on their substance in the day of their calamity;

Jon 2:2 And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the LORD,
and he heard me;
out of the belly of hell cried I,  and thou heardest my voice.

Nah 1:9 What do ye imagine against the LORD?
he will make an utter end:
affliction shall not rise up the second time.

Hab 3:7 I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction:
and the curtains of the land of Midian did tremble.

Zec 1:15 And I am very sore displeased with the heathen  that are at ease:
for I was but a little displeased,
and they helped forward the affliction.

Zec 8:10 For before these days there was no hire for man,
nor any hire for beast;
neither  was there any peace to him
that went out or came in because of the affliction:
for I set all men every one against his neighbour.

Zec 10:11 And he shall pass through the sea with affliction,
and shall smite the waves in the sea,
and all the deeps of the river shall dry up:
and the pride of Assyria shall be brought down,
and the sceptre of Egypt shall depart away.

Affliction – from the New Testament

Mar 4:17 And have no root in themselves,
and so endure but for a time: afterward,
when affliction or persecution ariseth for the word’s sake,
immediately they are offended.

Mar 13:19 For  in those days shall be affliction,
such as was not from the beginning of the creation
which God created unto this time, neither shall be.

Act 7:10 And delivered him out of all his afflictions,
and gave him favour and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh king of Egypt;
and he made him governor over Egypt and all his house.

Act 7:11 Now there came a dearth
over all the land of Egypt and Chanaan,
and great affliction:
and our fathers found no sustenance.

Act 7:34 I have seen, I have seen the affliction of my people which is in Egypt,
and I have heard their groaning,
and am come down to deliver them.
And now come,
I will send thee into Egypt.

Act 20:23 Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city,
saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.

2Co 2:4 For out of much affliction and anguish of heart
I wrote unto you with many tears;
not that ye should be grieved,
but that ye might know the love
which I have more abundantly unto you.

2Co 4:17 For our light affliction, which is but for a moment,
worketh for us a far more exceeding  and eternal weight of glory;

2Co 6:4 But in all  things approving ourselves as the ministers of God,
in much patience,
in afflictions,
in necessities,
in distresses,

6:5 In stripes,
in imprisonments,
in tumults,
in labours,
in watchings,
in fastings;
6:6 By pureness,
by knowledge,
by longsuffering,
by kindness,
by the Holy Ghost,
by love unfeigned,
6:7 By the word of truth,
by the power of God,
by the armour of righteousness on the right hand and on the left,
6:8 By honour and dishonour,
by evil report and good report: as deceivers, and  yet true;
6:9 As unknown, and  yet well known;
as dying, and, behold, we live;
as chastened, and not killed;
6:10 As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing;
as poor, yet making many rich;
as having nothing, and  yet possessing all things.

2Co 8:2 How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy
and their deep poverty abounded
unto the riches of their liberality.

Phi 1:16 The one preach Christ of contention, not sincerely,
supposing to add affliction to my bonds:

Phi 4:14 Notwithstanding ye have well done,
that ye did communicate with my affliction.

Col 1:24 Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you,
and fill up that which is behind of the afflictions of Christ
in my flesh for his body’s sake,
which is the church:

1Th 1:6 And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord,
having received the word in much affliction,
with joy of the Holy Ghost:

1Th 3:3 That no man should be moved by these afflictions:
for yourselves know that we are appointed thereunto.

1Th 3:7 Therefore, brethren, we were comforted over you
in all our affliction and distress by your faith:

2Ti 1:8 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord,
nor of me his prisoner:
but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel
according to the power of God;

2Ti 3:11 Persecutions, afflictions,
which came unto me at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra;
what persecutions I endured:
but out of  them all the Lord delivered me.

2Ti 4:5 But watch thou in all things,
endure afflictions,
do the work of an evangelist,
make full proof of thy ministry.

Heb 10:32 But call to remembrance the former days,
in which, after ye were illuminated,
ye endured a great fight of afflictions;

Heb 10:33 Partly, whilst ye were made a gazingstock
both by reproaches
and afflictions;
and partly,
whilst ye became companions of them that were so used.

Heb 11:25 Choosing rather to suffer affliction
with the people of God,
than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season;

Jam 1:27 Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this,
To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction,
and to keep himself unspotted from the world.

Jam 5:10 Take, my brethren, the prophets,
who have spoken in the name of the Lord,
for an example of suffering affliction,
and of patience.

1Pe 5:9 Whom resist stedfast in the faith,
knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished
in your brethren that are in the world.

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Bread of What? God, Life, Heaven, Tears, Idleness, Wickedness, Deceit, . . . . .

Son of man, thou dwellest in the midst of a rebellious house,
which have eyes to see, and see not;
they have ears to hear, and hear not:
for they  are a rebellious house. ”


I am no preacher, but, am a sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible”, I was given the following verses in the context of Bread of  . . . . from the Book of Life (The Holy Bible-King James Version).

  • Bread of God

Joh-6:33 For the bread of God is he which cometh down from heaven, and giveth life unto the world.

Lev-21:6 They shall be holy unto their God, and not profane the name of their God: for the offerings of the LORD made by fire,  and the bread of their God, they do offer: therefore they shall be holy.

Lev-21:8 Thou shalt sanctify him therefore; for he offereth the bread of thy God: he shall be holy unto thee: for I the LORD, which sanctify you,  am holy.

Lev-21:17 Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever  he be of thy seed in their generations that hath  any blemish, let him not approach to offer the bread of his God.

Lev-21:21 No man that hath a blemish of the seed of Aaron the priest shall come nigh to offer the offerings of the LORD made by fire: he hath a blemish; he shall not come nigh to offer the bread of his God.

Lev-21:22 He shall eat the bread of his God,  both of the most holy, and of the holy.

Lev-22:25 Neither from a stranger’s hand shall ye offer the bread of your God of any of these; because their corruption  is in them,  and blemishes  be in them: they shall not be accepted for you.

  •   Bread of Life

Joh-6:48 I am that bread of life.

Joh-6:35 And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst.

  • Bread of Heaven

Psa-105:40  The people asked, and he brought quails, and satisfied them with the bread of heaven.

  • Bread of Tears

Psa-80:5 Thou feedest them with the bread of tears; and givest them tears to drink in great measure.

  • Bread of Idleness

Pro-31:27 She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.

  • Bread of Wickedness

Pro-4:17 For they eat the bread of wickedness, and drink the wine of violence.

  • Bread of Deceit

Pro-20:17 Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel.

  • Bread of Affliction

Deu-16:3 Thou shalt eat no leavened bread with it; seven days shalt thou eat unleavened bread therewith,  even the bread of affliction; for thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt in haste: that thou mayest remember the day when thou camest forth out of the land of Egypt all the days of thy life.

1Ki-22:27 And say, Thus saith the king, Put this  fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread of affliction and with water of affliction, until I come in peace.

2Ch-18:26 And say, Thus saith the king, Put this  fellow in the prison, and feed him with bread of affliction and with water of affliction, until I return in peace.

  • Bread of Sorrows

Psa-127:2  It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows:  for so he giveth his beloved sleep.

  • Bread of Mourners

Hos-9:4 They shall not offer wine  offerings to the LORD, neither shall they be pleasing unto him: their sacrifices  shall be unto them as the bread of mourners; all that eat thereof shall be polluted: for their bread for their soul shall not come into the house of the LORD.

  • Bread of Evil Eye

Pro-23:6 Eat thou not the bread of  him that hath an evil eye, neither desire thou his dainty meats:
7. For as he thinketh in his heart, so  is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart  is not with
8. The morsel  which thou hast eaten shalt thou vomit up, and lose thy sweet words.

  • Bread of the Firstfruits

Lev-23:20 And the priest shall wave them with the bread of the firstfruits  for a wave offering before the LORD, with the two lambs: they shall be holy to the LORD for the priest.

2Ki-4:42 And there came a man from Baalshalisha, and brought the man of God bread of the firstfruits, twenty loaves of barley, and full ears of corn in the husk thereof. And he said, Give unto the people, that they may eat.

  • Bread of Sincerity

1Co-5:8 Therefore let us keep the feast, not with old leaven, neither with the leaven of malice and wickedness; but with the unleavened  bread of sincerity and truth.

  • Bread of Two Days

Exo-16:29 See, for that the LORD hath given you the sabbath, therefore he giveth you on the sixth day the bread of two days; abide ye every man in his place, let no man go out of his place on the seventh day.

  • Bread of Governor

Neh-5:14 Moreover from the time that I was appointed to be their governor in the land of Judah, from the twentieth year even unto the two and thirtieth year of Artaxerxes the king,  that is, twelve years, I and my brethren have not eaten the bread of the governor.

Neh-5:18 Now  that which was prepared  for me daily  was one ox  and six choice sheep; also fowls were prepared for me, and once in ten days store of all sorts of wine: yet for all this required not I the bread of the governor, because the bondage was heavy upon this people.

  • Bread of Men

Eze-24:17 Forbear to cry, make no mourning for the dead, bind the tire of thine head upon thee, and put on thy shoes upon thy feet, and cover not  thy lips, and eat not the bread of men.

Eze-24:22 And ye shall do as I have done: ye shall not cover  your lips, nor eat the bread of men.

  • Bread of .  . . . . . . . . .

Num-15:19 Then it shall be, that, when ye eat of the bread of the land, ye shall offer up an heave offering unto the LORD.

Jos-9:5 And old shoes and clouted upon their feet, and old garments upon them; and all the bread of their provision was dry  and mouldy.

Isa-30:20 And  though the Lord give you the bread of adversity, and the water of affliction, yet shall not thy teachers be removed into a corner any more, but thine eyes shall see thy teachers:
21. And thine ears shall hear a word behind thee, saying, This  is the way, walk ye in it, when ye turn to the right hand, and when ye turn to the left.

Isa-30:23 Then shall he give the rain of thy seed, that thou shalt sow the ground withal; and bread of the increase of the earth, and it shall be fat and plenteous: in that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures.

Luk-11:11 If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone? or if  he ask a fish, will he for a fish give him a serpent?

If any man have ears to hear, let him hear. “


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