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Out of the city - out of the houses, they make outcry. and, the soul of the wounded, calleth for help, and, GOD, doth not regard it as foolish.
Causing to reach him the outcry of the poor, Yea, the outcry of the oppressed, he heareth.
And it came to pass, during those many days, that the king of Egypt died, and the sons of Israel sighed by reason of the servitude and lamented, - and their cry for help went up to God, by reason of the servitude.
Then said Yahweh, I have, seen, the humiliation of my people, who are in Egypt, - and their outcry, have I heard, by reason of their task-masters, for I know their pains;
Then came there to be a great outcry of the people and their wives, - against their brethren the Jews.
Because of violence done to the poor, because of the crying of the needy, Now, will I arise! O may Yahweh say, - I will place him in safety - let him puff at him!
For, thou, art my defending God - Wherefore hast thou rejected me? Wherefore in gloom should I wander, because of the oppression of an enemy?
Attend unto me, and answer me, I may ramble in my complaining, And be driven to and fro -
Show me favour, O God, For weak man hath panted for me, All the day, a fighter oppresseth me:
And, a widow, there was, in that city; and she kept coming unto him, saying - Vindicate me from mine adversary!