Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Because he hath oppressed and hath forsaken the poor; because he hath violently taken away an house which he builded not;

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Bible References

He hath violently

Job 18:15
He shall dwell in his tent, as if it were not his; brimstone shall be scattered upon his habitation.
Job 24:2
Some remove the landmarks; they violently take away flocks and feed thereof.
1 Kings 21:19
And thou shalt speak unto him, saying, Thus hath the LORD said, Hast thou murdered and also taken possession? And thou shalt speak unto him again, saying, Thus hath the LORD said, In the same place where dogs licked the blood of Naboth shall the dogs also lick thy blood, even thine.
Isaiah 5:7
For the vineyard of the LORD of the hosts is the house of Israel and every man of Judah his pleasant plant; and he looked for judgment, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry.
Micah 2:2
And they coveted fields and stole them, and houses and took them away; so they oppressed the man and his house, even the man and his heritage.

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Exodus 20:15
Thou shalt not steal.
Leviticus 25:14
And if thou sell anything unto thy neighbour or buy anything of thy neighbour's hand, ye shall not oppress one another.