Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there was a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.

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Bible References

A great cry

Exodus 3:7
And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;
Exodus 22:25
If thou should lend money to my people, to the poor who is with thee, thou shalt not be to him as a usurer, neither shalt thou lay upon him usury.
Job 31:38
If my land cries against me and all its furrows likewise complain;
Job 34:28
so that they cause the cry of the poor to come unto him, and he hears the cry of the afflicted.
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.
Luke 18:7
And shall not God avenge his own elect who cry day and night unto him though he bears long regarding them?
James 5:4
Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped your fields (which you have kept back by fraud) cries out; and the cries of those who have reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of the hosts.

Their brethren

Leviticus 25:35
And if thy brother becomes poor and comes unto thee, then thou shalt receive him; as a stranger, or a sojourner, he shall live with thee.
Deuteronomy 15:7
If there should be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy towns in thy land which the LORD thy God gives thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother,
Acts 7:26
And the next day he showed himself unto them as they strove and urged them to peace, saying, Sirs, ye are brethren; why do ye wrong one to another?
1 Corinthians 6:6
But brother goes to judgment against brother, and that before the unbelievers.

General references

Amos 8:6
that we may buy the poor for money and the needy for a pair of shoes and sell the refuse of the wheat.