Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References


Psalm 9:9
And Jehovah will be a refuge to the oppressed one, a refuge in times of distress.
Psalm 10:14
Thou hast seen it, for thou thyself beholdest trouble and vexation, to requite by thy hand. The wretched committeth himself unto thee; thou hast been the helper of the fatherless.
Psalm 12:5
Because of the oppression of the afflicted, because of the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith Jehovah, I will set him in safety, at whom they puff.
Psalm 72:4
He will do justice to the afflicted of the people; he will save the children of the needy, and will break in pieces the oppressor.
Psalm 109:31
For he standeth at the right hand of the needy, to save him from those that judge his soul.
Psalm 146:7
Who executeth judgment for the oppressed, who giveth bread to the hungry. Jehovah looseth the prisoners;
Deuteronomy 24:14
Thou shalt not oppress a hired servant who is poor and needy of thy brethren, or of thy sojourners who are in thy land within thy gates:
Job 27:13
This is the portion of the wicked man with God, and the heritage of the violent, which they receive from the Almighty: --
Proverbs 14:31
He that oppresseth the poor reproacheth his Maker; but he that honoureth Him is gracious to the needy.
Proverbs 22:22
Rob not the poor, because he is poor, neither oppress the afflicted in the gate;
Proverbs 23:10
Remove not the ancient landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:
Isaiah 14:4
that thou shalt take up this proverb against the king of Babylon, and say, How hath the oppressor ceased, the exactress of gold ceased!
Isaiah 58:6
Is not this the fast which I have chosen: to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the thongs of the yoke, and to send forth free the crushed, and that ye break every yoke?
Jeremiah 7:6
if ye oppress not the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow, and shed no innocent blood in this place, neither walk after other gods to your hurt;
Ezekiel 22:7
In thee have they made light of father and mother; in the midst of thee have they dealt by oppression with the stranger; in thee have they vexed the fatherless and the widow.
Micah 2:1
Woe to them that devise iniquity and work evil upon their beds! When the morning is light they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Micah 3:2
Ye who hate the good, and love evil; who pluck off their skin from them, and their flesh from off their bones;
James 2:6
But ye have despised the poor man. Do not the rich oppress you, and do not they drag you before the tribunals?
James 5:1
Go to now, ye rich, weep, howling over your miseries that are coming upon you.

General references

Exodus 3:10
And now come, and I will send thee unto Pharaoh, that thou mayest bring forth my people the children of Israel out of Egypt.
Psalm 119:137
TZADE. Righteous art thou, Jehovah, and upright are thy judgments.