Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it came to pass in process of time, that the king of Egypt died: and the children of Israel sighed by reason of the bondage, and they cried, and their cry came up unto God by reason of the bondage.
And Moses was eighty years old, and Aaron eighty-three years old, when they spoke to Pharaoh.
And forty years having been fulfilled, an agent of Lord appeared to him in the wilderness of Mount Sinai in a flame of fire of a bush.
And LORD said to Moses in Midian, Go, return into Egypt, for all the men are dead who sought thy life.
But when Herod perished, behold, an agent of Lord appears in a dream to Joseph in Egypt, saying,
And immediately an agent of Lord struck him, because he did not give glory to God. And after becoming worm-eaten, he expired.
And the agent of LORD said to her, Behold, thou are with child, and shall bear a son, and thou shall call his name Ishmael, because LORD has heard thy affliction.
And when we cried to LORD, he heard our voice, and sent a [heavenly] agent, and brought us forth out of Egypt. And, behold, we are in Kadesh, a city in the outermost of thy border.
And the Egyptians dealt ill with us, and afflicted us, and laid upon us hard bondage.
Because of the oppression of the poor, because of the sighing of the needy, now I will arise, says LORD. I will set him in the safety he gasps for.
And LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt, and have heard their cry because of their taskmasters, for I know their sorrows.
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.
And he said, What have thou done? The voice of thy brother's blood cries to me from the ground.
And LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,
Thou shall give him his hire in his day, neither shall the sun go down upon it, for he is poor, and sets his heart upon it, lest he cry against thee to LORD, and it be sin to thee.
And LORD said to the sons of Israel, [Did] not [I save you] from the Egyptians, and from the Amorites, from the sons of Ammon, and from the Philistines?
And thou saw the affliction of our fathers in Egypt, and heard their cry by the Red Sea,
In my distress I called upon LORD, and cried to my God. He heard my voice out of his temple, and my cry before him came into his ears.
I removed his shoulder from the burden. His hands were freed from the basket.
Then they cry to LORD in their trouble, and he saves them out of their distresses.
For the vineyard of LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant. And he looked for justice, but, behold, oppression, for righteousness, but, behold, a cry.
And it shall be for a sign and for a witness to LORD of hosts in the land of Egypt. For they shall cry to LORD because of oppressors, and he will send them a savior, and a defender, and he will deliver them.
Behold the wage of the workmen who reaped your fields. The man who was defrauded by you cries out. And the outcries of those who reaped have entered into the ears of Lord of hosts.