A. M. 3166. B.C. 838. fallen sick
2 Kings 20:1
In those days Hezeki'ah became sick and was at the point of death. And Isaiah the prophet the son of Amoz came to him, and said to him, "Thus says the LORD, `Set your house in order; for you shall die, you shall not recover.'"
After this Joseph was told, "Behold, your father is ill"; so he took with him his two sons, Manas'seh and E'phraim.
So the sisters sent to him, saying, "Lord, he whom you love is ill."
for he has been longing for you all, and has been distressed because you heard that he was ill.
To the choirmaster: according to The Sheminith. A Psalm of David.
The righteous man perishes, and no one lays it to heart; devout men are taken away, while no one understands. For the righteous man is taken away from calamity,
Your fathers, where are they? And the prophets, do they live for ever?
For David, after he had served the counsel of God in his own generation, fell asleep, and was laid with his fathers, and saw corruption;
O my father
2 Kings 2:12
And Eli'sha saw it and he cried, "My father, my father! the chariots of Israel and its horsemen!" And he saw him no more. Then he took hold of his own clothes and rent them in two pieces.
2 Kings 6:21
When the king of Israel saw them he said to Eli'sha, "My father, shall I slay them? Shall I slay them?"
By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted, but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.
even if these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they would deliver but their own lives by their righteousness, says the Lord GOD.
And I sought for a man among them who should build up the wall and stand in the breach before me for the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found none.
for Herod feared John, knowing that he was a righteous and holy man, and kept him safe. When he heard him, he was much perplexed; and yet he heard him gladly.