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He giveth his cheek to him that smiteth him: he is filled full with reproach.

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Job 16:10
They gaped upon me with their mouth; with reproach they struck upon my cheek; they will fill out together against me.
Isaiah 50:6
My back I gave to those smiting, and my cheeks to those tearing out the hair: and my face I hid not from shame and spittle.
Micah 5:1
Now thou shalt crowd thyself together, O daughter of a troop: besieging there against us; with a rod they will strike the judge of Israel upon the cheek.
Matthew 5:39
But I say to you not to resist evil: but whosoever shall smite thee with a rod upon thy right cheek, turn to him also the other.
Matthew 26:67
Then did they spit in his face, and cuffed him, and struck him with a rod:
Luke 6:29
To him striking thee upon the cheek hold also near the other; and from him taking away thy garments, and thou shouldest not retrench thy coat.
2 Corinthians 11:20
For ye bear, if any reduce you to bondage, if any devour, if any receive, if any be lifted up, if any skin you on the face.


Psalm 69:9
For the zeal of thy house devoured me, and the reproaches of those reproaching thee fell upon me.
Psalm 123:3
Compassionate us, O Jehovah, compassionate us: for we were much filled with contempt

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Lamentations 3:61
Thou heardest their reproach, O Jehovah, all their purposes against me.