Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In thee have they set light by father and mother: in the midst of thee have they dealt by oppression with the stranger: in thee have they vexed the fatherless and the widow.

Bible References

Set

Exodus 21:17
And he that curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
Leviticus 20:9
And any man who curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death. He has cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be on him.
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed is he who thinks lightly of his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Proverbs 20:20
Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.
Proverbs 30:11
There is a generation that curses their father, and does not bless their mother.
Matthew 15:4
For God commanded, saying, "Honor your father and mother"; and, "He who speaks evil of father or mother, let him die by death."
Mark 7:10
For Moses said, "Honor your father and your mother." And, "Whoever curses father or mother, let him die the death."

Dealt

Ezekiel 22:29
The people of the land have used oppression and practiced robbery, and they have troubled the poor and needy. Yea, they have oppressed the stranger without right.
Ezekiel 18:12
has ill-treated the poor and needy; thieving, he stole; has not given back the pledge; and has lifted up his eyes to the idols; has committed abomination;
Exodus 22:21
You shall neither vex a stranger nor oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Deuteronomy 27:19
Cursed is he who perverts the judgment of the stranger, fatherless, and widow. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Proverbs 22:22
Do not rob the poor, because he is poor; nor press down the afflicted in the gate;
Jeremiah 7:6
if you do not oppress the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow, and do not shed innocent blood in this place, nor walk after other gods to your hurt;
Zechariah 7:10
And do not crush the widow or the orphan, the alien or the poor. And do not devise evil in your heart, of a man against his brother.
Malachi 3:5
And I will come near you to judgment. And I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false swearers, and against those who extort from the hired laborer's wages, and turning away the widow, and the orphan, the alien, and not fearing Me, says Jehovah of Hosts.

General references

Exodus 22:22
You shall not afflict any widow or fatherless child.
Leviticus 25:14
And if you sell anything to your neighbor, or buy from your neighbor's hand, you shall not oppress one another.
Deuteronomy 24:14
You shall not oppress a hired servant who is poor and needy, of your brothers, or of your strangers that are in your land within your gates.
Deuteronomy 27:16
Cursed is he who thinks lightly of his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.
Psalm 94:6
They kill the widow and the stranger, and murder the fatherless.
Ephesians 6:2
Honor your father and mother (which is the first commandment with a promise),