Genesis 37:35

35All his sons and all his daughters a  rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted and said, “No b  I shall go down to Sheol to my son, mourning.” Thus his father wept for him.

Genesis 45:28

28And Israel said, “It is enough; Joseph my son is still alive. I will go and see him before I die.”

2 Chronicles 20:3

3Then Jehoshaphat was afraid and set his face c  to seek the  Lord, and d  proclaimed a fast throughout all Judah.

2 Chronicles 20:9

9 e  If disaster comes upon us, the sword, judgment
Or  the sword of judgment
or pestilence, or famine g  we will stand before this house and before you— h  for your name is in this house—and cry out to you in our affliction, and you will hear and save.’

2 Chronicles 20:12

12O our God, will you not i  execute judgment on them? For we are powerless against this great horde that is coming against us. We do not know what to do, but j  our eyes are on you.”

2 Chronicles 20:27-28

27Then they returned, every man of Judah and Jerusalem, and Jehoshaphat at their head, returning to Jerusalem with joy, k  for the  Lord had made them rejoice over their enemies. 28They came to Jerusalem with harps and lyres and trumpets, to the house of the  Lord.

Esther 9:22

22as the days on which the Jews got relief from their enemies, and as the month that had been turned for them from sorrow into gladness and from mourning into l  a holiday; that they should make them days of feasting and gladness, days for sending gifts of food to one another and gifts to the poor.

Psalms 30:5

5 m  For his anger is but for a moment,
and n  his favor is for a lifetime.
Or  and in his favor is life

p  Weeping may tarry for the night,
but q  joy comes with the morning.

Psalms 126:1-2

Restore Our Fortunes, O  Lord

A Song of r  Ascents.

1 When the  Lord s  restored the fortunes of Zion,
we were like those who t  dream.
2Then our u  mouth was filled with laughter,
and our tongue with shouts of joy;
then they said among the nations,
v  “The  Lord has done great things for them.”

Isaiah 25:8

8 w  He will swallow up death forever;
and x  the Lord  God will wipe away tears from all faces,
and y  the reproach of his people he will take away from all the earth,
z  for the  Lord has spoken.
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