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And, behold, ye are risen up in your fathers' stead, an increase of sinful men, to augment yet the fierce anger of the LORD toward Israel.

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An increase

Genesis 5:3
And Adam lived a hundred and thirty years, and begot [a son] in his own likeness, according to his image, and called his name Seth.
Genesis 8:21
And LORD smelled the sweet savor. And LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for that the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth. Neither will I again any more smite everything
Nehemiah 9:24
So the sons went in and possessed the land. And thou subdued the inhabitants of the land before them, the Canaanites, and gave them into their hands, with their kings, and the peoples of the land, that they might do with them as th
Job 14:4
Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one.
Psalm 78:57
but turned back, and dealt treacherously like their fathers. They were turned aside like a deceitful bow.
Isaiah 1:4
Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evil-doers, sons who deal corruptly! They have forsaken LORD. They have despised the Holy One of Israel. They have gone away backward.
Isaiah 57:4
Against whom do ye sport yourselves, against whom ye make a wide mouth, and put out the tongue? Are ye not children of transgression, a seed of falsehood,
Ezekiel 20:21
But the sons rebelled against me. They did not walk in my statutes, nor kept my ordinances to do them, which if a man does, he shall live in them. They profaned my Sabbaths. Then I said I would pour out my wrath upon them, to accom
Matthew 23:31
So then ye testify to yourselves that ye are sons of those who murdered the prophets.
Luke 11:48
Consequently, ye testify and approve the works of your fathers, because they indeed killed them, and ye build their sepulchers.
Acts 7:51
Ye stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye do always resist the Holy Spirit. As your fathers, ye also.

To augment

Deuteronomy 1:34
And LORD heard the voice of your words, and was angry, and swore, saying,
Ezra 9:13
And after all that has come upon us for our evil deeds, and for our great guilt, seeing that thou our God have punished us less than our iniquities deserve, and have given us such a remnant,
Ezra 10:10
And Ezra the priest stood up, and said to them, Ye have trespassed, and have married foreign women to increase the guilt of Israel.
Nehemiah 13:18
Did not your fathers thus, and did not our God bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city? Yet ye bring more wrath upon Israel by profaning the Sabbath.
Isaiah 65:6
Behold, it is written before me. I will not keep silence, but will recompense. Yea, I will recompense into their bosom

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Psalm 106:6
We have sinned with our fathers. We have committed iniquity. we have done wickedly.