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And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;
And it came to pass in the course of those many days, that the king of Egypt died. And the sons of Israel sighed because of the bondage, and they cried, and their cry came up to God because of the bondage.
If thou afflict them at all, and they cry at all to me, I will surely hear their cry,
And Leah conceived, and bore a son, and she called his name Reuben. For she said, Because LORD has looked upon my affliction, for now my husband will love me.
1 Samuel 9:16
Tomorrow about this time I will send thee a man out of the land of Benjamin, and thou shall anoint him to be prince over my people Israel. And he shall save my people out of the hand of the Philistines, for I have looked upon my pe
For he has not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted, neither has he hid his face from him, but when he cried to him, he heard.
I sought LORD, and he answered me, and delivered me from all my fears.
Nevertheless he regarded their distress when he heard their cry.
He will fulfill the desire of those who fear him. He also will hear their cry and will save them.
In all their affliction he was afflicted, and the [heavenly] agent of his presence saved them. In his love and in his pity he redeemed them. And he bore them, and carried them all the days of old.
For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but who was tempted in all things in the same way, without sin.
Therefore they set taskmasters over them to afflict them with their burdens. And they built store-cities for Pharaoh, Pithom and Rameses.
I will go down now, and see whether they have done altogether according to the cry of it, which comes to me. And if not, I will know.
When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, thou knew my path. In the way in which I walk they have hidden a snare for me.
And God hearkened to Leah, and she conceived, and bore Jacob a fifth son.
And there shall be a great cry throughout all the land of Egypt, such as there has not been, nor shall be any more.
Then they cried to LORD in their trouble, and he saved them out of their distresses.
For though he causes grief, yet he will have compassion according to the multitude of his loving kindnesses.