Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And there was a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.
A great cry
And Jehovah said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people that are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;
If thou lend money to any of my people with thee that is poor, thou shalt not be to him as a creditor; neither shall ye lay upon him interest.
If my land crieth out against me, And the furrows thereof weep together;
So that they caused the cry of the poor to come unto him, And he heard the cry of the afflicted.
For the vineyard of Jehovah of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for justice, but, behold, oppression; for righteousness, but, behold, a cry.
And shall not God avenge his elect, that cry to him day and night, and yet he is longsuffering over them?
Behold, the hire of the laborers who mowed your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth out: and the cries of them that reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
And if thy brother be waxed poor, and his hand fail with thee; then thou shalt uphold him: as a stranger and a sojourner shall he live with thee.
If there be with thee a poor man, one of thy brethren, within any of thy gates in thy land which Jehovah thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thy heart, nor shut thy hand from thy poor brother;
And the day following he appeared unto them as they strove, and would have set them at one again, saying, Sirs, ye are brethren; why do ye wrong one to another?
1 Corinthians 6:6
but brother goeth to law with brother, and that before unbelievers?
that we may buy the poor for silver, and the needy for a pair of shoes, and sell the refuse of the wheat?