Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.

General references

Bible References

The lord

Psalm 10:17
Jehovah, thou hast heard the desire of the meek: Thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear;
Psalm 34:6
This poor man cried, and Jehovah heard him, And saved him out of all his troubles.
Psalm 72:12
For he will deliver the needy when he crieth, And the poor, that hath no helper.
Psalm 102:17
He hath regarded the prayer of the destitute, And hath not despised their prayer.
Isaiah 66:2
For all these things hath my hand made, and'so all these things came to be, saith Jehovah: but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit, and that trembleth at my word.
Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, Because he anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor: He hath sent me to proclaim release to the captives, And recovering of sight to the blind, To set at liberty them that are bruised,

His prisoners

Psalm 107:10
Such as sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, Being bound in affliction and iron,
Psalm 146:7
Who executeth justice for the oppressed; Who giveth food to the hungry. Jehovah looseth the prisoners;
Zechariah 9:11
As for thee also, because of the blood of thy covenant I have set free thy prisoners from the pit wherein is no water.
Acts 5:18
and laid hands on the apostles, and put them in public ward.
Acts 12:4
And when he had taken him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four quaternions of soldiers to guard him; intending after the Passover to bring him forth to the people.
Ephesians 3:1
For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus in behalf of you Gentiles,--
Revelation 2:10
Fear not the things which thou art about to suffer: behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee the crown of life.

General references

Psalm 28:6
Blessed be Jehovah, Because he hath heard the voice of my supplications.
Psalm 118:21
I will give thanks unto thee; for thou hast answered me, And art become my salvation.

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