He delivered me from my strong
enemy, and from them
which hated me: for they were
too strong for me. ... They prevented me in
the day of my calamity: but
the LORD was my stay.
[[To the chief Musician upon Jonathelemrechokim, Michtam of David, when the Philistines took him in Gath.]] Be
merciful unto me, O God: for man would swallow
me up; he fighting daily oppresseth me. ... What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.
1 Samuel 20:3
And David sware
moreover, and said, Thy father certainly knoweth that I have found grace in thine eyes; and he saith, Let not Jonathan know this, lest he be grieved: but truly
] the LORD liveth, and [as] thy soul
liveth, [there is
] but a step
between me and death.
1 Samuel 25:29
Yet a man is risen to pursue thee, and to seek thy soul: but the soul of my lord shall be bound
in the bundle of life with the LORD thy God; and the souls of thine enemies, them shall he sling out
, [as out] of the middle of a sling
2 Samuel 17:1
Moreover Ahithophel said unto Absalom, Let me now choose out twelve thousand men, and I will arise
and pursue after David this night
: ... And I will bring
back all the people unto thee: the man whom thou seekest [is
] as if all returned: [so
] all the people shall be
Micah 7:8 Rejoice
not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall
, I shall arise; when I sit
in darkness, the LORD [shall be
] a light unto me.
Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to
be tempted of the devil. ... Then the devil
leaveth him, and, behold
, angels came and ministered unto him.
Forasmuch then as the children
are partakers of flesh
and blood, he also
himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy
him that had the power of death, that is, the devil