Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for judgment, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry.
Thou wilt remove a vine from Egypt: thou wilt cast out the nations and thou wilt plant it
Many shepherds destroyed my vineyard, they trod down my portion, they gave the portion of my desire for a desert of desolation.
His pleasant plant
As a young man will marry a virgin, thy sons shall marry thee: and the bridegroom rejoicing over the bride, thy God will rejoice over thee.
Jehovah being delighted in those fearing him, in those hoping for his mercy.
For Jehovah delighted in his people: he will adorn the humble in salvation.
Song of Songs 7:6
How beautiful and how pleasant thou wert, O love, in delights!
Jehovah thy God is in the midst of thee: the strong one will save, he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will be silent in his love, he will exult over thee with rejoicing.
And he will dig it up, and he will free it from stones, and he will plant it with a vine of purple grapes, and build a tower in its midst, and he will also hew out a wine-vat in it: and he will wait for grapes to be made, and it will make wild grapes.
Is not this the fast I shall choose? to loose the bands of injustice, to shake off the bundles of the yoke, and to send away the broken free, and ye shall break every yoke?
Every widow and orphan ye shall not afflict.
He announced to thee, O man, what was good; and what did Jehovah require of thee but to do judgment and to love mercy, and being humbled, to go with thy God?
Thus said Jehovah of armies, saying. Judge ye the judgment of truth, and do mercy and compassions each to his brother.
Do ye therefore fruit worthy of repentance.
Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye exact tenths and dill and cummin, and ye have left the weightier things of the law, judgment, and mercy, and faith: these it was necessary to do, and not to let go those.
Every branch in me not bearing fruit he takes away: and every one bearing fruit, he cleanses it, that it might bear more fruit.
1 Corinthians 6:8
But ye treat ill, and defraud, and that the brethren.
1 John 3:7
Little children, let none deceive you: he doing justice is just, as he is just.
From the sole of the foot and even to the head, no wholeness in it; a wound and bruise, and a fresh blow: they were not pressed out, and they were not bound up, and they were not softened with oil.
And Jehovah made bald the crown of the daughters of Zion, and Jehovah opened the redundance.
And he will say, What didst thou? the voice of thy brother's bloods, crying out to me from the earth.
And it will be in these many days, and the king of Egypt will die: and the sons of Israel will groan, from the work; and they will cry out, and their supplication will go up to God from the work.
And Jehovah will say, Seeing, I saw the affliction of my people who are in Egypt, and I heard their cry from the face of their pressers; and I knew their pains.
Thou shalt not treat evil the stranger, and thou shalt not press him: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Watch to thyself lest a word shall be with thy heart, of Belial, saying. The seventh year, the year of remission is drawing near; and thine eye be evil against thy needy brother and thou wilt not give to him; and he call against thee to Jehovah, and it was sin in thee.
And a cry of the people and their wives will be great against their brethren the Jews.
If my land shall cry against me, and its, furrows shall weep together;
To cause the cry of the poor one to come to him, and he will hear the cry of the humble.
He stopping his ear from the cry of the poor one also himself shall call and shall not be answered.
And shall not God do the avenging of his chosen, crying to him day and night, being slow to anger toward them?
Behold, the hire of laborers having reaped your farms, withheld by you, cries out, and the cries of the reapers have entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
And when ye shall sell a selling to thy neighbor, or buying of thy neighbor's hand, ye shall not oppress each his brother.