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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 shall live thirty and one hundred years, and shall beget in his likeness, according to his image, and will call his name Seth.
Genesis 8:21
And Jehovah smelled a smell of sweetness; and Jehovah will say in his heart, I will not gather to curse the earth yet again on account of man; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth: and I will not gather yet again to smite every living thing according to which I did.
Nehemiah 9:24
and their sons will come in and possess the land, and thou wilt subdue before them the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanitas, and thou wilt give them into their hand, and all their kings, and the nations of the land, to do them according to their will.
Job 14:4
For who shall give a clean thing from an unclean? Not one.
Psalm 78:57
And they will draw back, and they will transgress as their fathers: they were turned as a bow of deceit
Isaiah 1:4
Wo! sinful nation, a people heavy with sin, a seed doing evil, sons acting wickedly; they forsook Jehovah; they despised the holy one of Israel; they separated themselves backward.
Isaiah 57:4
Against whom will ye deride? against whom will ye make broad the mouth, will ye thrust out the tongue? are ye not children of transgressing and a seed of falsehood?
Ezekiel 20:21
And their sons will rebel against me: they went not in my laws, and my judgments they watched not to do them, which a man shall do them and live in them: my Sabbaths they profaned: and saying, To pour out my wrath upon them to complete mine anger against them in the desert
Matthew 23:31
Wherefore ye bear testimony to yourselves, that ye are the sons of those having slain the prophets.
Luke 11:48
Surely ye testify and assent to your fathers' works: for they indeed killed them, and ye build their tombs.
Acts 7:51
Ye stiffnecked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, ye always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers, also you.

To augment

Deuteronomy 1:34
And Jehovah will hear the voice of your words, and he will be angry, and he will swear, saying,
Ezra 9:13
And after all coming upon us for our evil deeds, and in our great guilt, for thou our God didst withhold below our iniquities, and didst give to us an escaping according to this.
Ezra 10:10
And Ezra the priest will rise up and say to them, Ye transgressed, and ye will dwell with strange wives to add upon the guilt of Israel.
Nehemiah 13:18
Did not your fathers thus, and our God will bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city? and ye are adding burning upon Israel to profane the Sabbath.
Isaiah 65:6
Behold, it written before me: I will not be silent, but I requited, and I requited upon their bosom,

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Psalm 106:6
We sinned with our fathers, we acted perversely, we did evil.