Psalm 68:6
God settles the lonely in families; He leads the prisoners out to prosperity, but the rebellious dwell in a sun-scorched land.
Cross References
Acts 12:7
Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared and a light shone in the cell. He tapped Peter on the side and woke him up, saying, "Get up quickly." And the chains fell off his wrists.

Acts 16:26
Suddenly a strong earthquake shook the foundations of the prison. At once all the doors flew open and everyone's chains came loose.

Psalm 69:33
For the LORD listens to the needy and does not despise His captive people.

Psalm 78:17
But they continued to sin against Him, rebelling in the desert against the Most High.

Psalm 102:20
to hear a prisoner's groaning, to release those condemned to death,

Psalm 107:4
Some wandered in desert wastelands, finding no path to a city in which to dwell.

Psalm 107:10
Some sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, prisoners in affliction and chains,

Psalm 107:14
He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death and broke away their chains.

Psalm 107:34
and fruitful land into fields of salt, because of the wickedness of its dwellers.

Psalm 107:40
He pours out contempt on the nobles and makes them wander in a trackless wasteland.

Psalm 113:9
He settles the barren woman in her home as a joyful mother to her children. Hallelujah!

Psalm 146:7
He executes justice for the oppressed and gives food to the hungry. The LORD sets the prisoners free,

Treasury of Scripture
God sets the solitary in families: he brings out those which are bound with chains: but the rebellious dwell in a dry land.


Psalm 107:10,41
Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron; …

Psalm 113:9
He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.

1 Samuel 2:5
They that were full have hired out themselves for bread; and they that were hungry ceased: so that the barren hath born seven; and she that hath many children is waxed feeble.

families [heb.

Psalm 107:10,14
Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron; …

Psalm 146:7
Which executeth judgment for the oppressed: which giveth food to the hungry. The LORD looseth the prisoners:

Isaiah 61:1
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;

the rebellious

Psalm 107:34,40
A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein…

Deuteronomy 28:23,24
And thy heaven that is over thy head shall be brass, and the earth that is under thee shall be iron…

Hosea 2:3
Lest I strip her naked, and set her as in the day that she was born, and make her as a wilderness, and set her like a dry land, and slay her with thirst.


Psalm 68:5
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