while he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness. He came to a broom bush,(A) sat down under it and prayed that he might die. “I have had enough, Lord,” he said. “Take my life;(B) I am no better than my ancestors.”

Read full chapter

21 “Although I am blameless,(A)
    I have no concern for myself;(B)
    I despise my own life.(C)

Read full chapter