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Not Helping Widows

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Psalm 94:6

They slay the widow and the stranger And murder the orphans.

Job 22:9

"You have sent widows away empty, And the strength of the orphans has been crushed.

Matthew 23:14

["Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you devour widows' houses, and for a pretense you make long prayers; therefore you will receive greater condemnation.]

Mark 12:40

who devour widows' houses, and for appearance's sake offer long prayers; these will receive greater condemnation."

Luke 20:47

who devour widows' houses, and for appearance's sake offer long prayers. These will receive greater condemnation."

Job 24:3

"They drive away the donkeys of the orphans; They take the widow's ox for a pledge.

Isaiah 10:2

So as to deprive the needy of justice And rob the poor of My people of their rights, So that widows may be their spoil And that they may plunder the orphans.

Job 24:21

"He wrongs the barren woman And does no good for the widow.

Isaiah 1:23

Your rulers are rebels And companions of thieves; Everyone loves a bribe And chases after rewards They do not defend the orphan, Nor does the widow's plea come before them.

Job 31:16

"If I have kept the poor from their desire, Or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail,

Isaiah 9:17

Therefore the Lord does not take pleasure in their young men, Nor does He have pity on their orphans or their widows; For every one of them is godless and an evildoer, And every mouth is speaking foolishness In spite of all this, His anger does not turn away And His hand is still stretched out.

Ezekiel 22:7

"They have treated father and mother lightly within you The alien they have oppressed in your midst; the fatherless and the widow they have wronged in you.

Malachi 3:5

"Then I will draw near to you for judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers and against the adulterers and against those who swear falsely, and against those who oppress the wage earner in his wages, the widow and the orphan, and those who turn aside the alien and do not fear Me," says the LORD of hosts.

Acts 6:1

Now at this time while the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint arose on the part of the Hellenistic Jews against the native Hebrews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily serving of food.

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