Asking in Prayer
The heart knows its own bitterness, and no stranger shares its joy (Proverbs 14:10).
A foolish son is a grief to his father and bitterness to her who bore him (Proverbs 17:25).
What shall I say? For he has spoken to me, and he himself has done it. I walk slowly all my years because of the bitterness of my soul (Isaiah 38:15).
Behold, it was for my welfare that I had great bitterness; but in love you have delivered my life from the pit of destruction, for you have cast all my sins behind your back (Isaiah 38:17).
The Spirit lifted me up and took me away, and I went in bitterness in the heat of my spirit, the hand of the Lord being strong upon me (Ezekiel 3:14).
they make themselves bald for you and put sackcloth on their waist, and they weep over you in bitterness of soul, with bitter mourning (Ezekiel 27:31).
For I see that you are in the gall of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity (Acts 8:23).
Their mouth is full of curses and bitterness (Romans 3:14).
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice (Ephesians 4:31).
See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God; that no “root of bitterness” springs up and causes trouble, and by it many become defiled (Hebrews 12:15).