Verses with the word distress in the Apocrypha (8 verses):
2 Esdras 6:37
For my spirit was greatly set on fire, and my soul was in distress.
Now therefore deal with me as seemeth best unto thee, and command my spirit to be taken from me, that I may be dissolved, and become earth: for it is profitable for me to die rather than to live, because I have heard false reproaches, and have much sorrow: command therefore that I may now be delivered out of this distress, and go into the everlasting place: turn not thy face away from me.
Make not an hungry soul sorrowful; neither provoke a man in his distress.
Be not overwise in doing thy business; and boast not thyself in the time of thy distress.
A wicked woman abateth the courage, maketh an heavy countenance and a wounded heart: a woman that will not comfort her husband in distress maketh weak hands and feeble knees.
Letter of Jeremiah 1:36
They cannot restore a blind man to his sight, nor help any man in his distress.
1 Maccabees 2:53
Joseph in the time of his distress kept the commandment and was made lord of Egypt.
1 Maccabees 13:49
They also of the tower in Jerusalem were kept so strait, that they could neither come forth, nor go into the country, nor buy, nor sell: wherefore they were in great distress for want of victuals, and a great number of them perished through famine.