Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.
LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart; thou wilt cause thine ear to hear:
Vau This poor man cried out, and the LORD heard him and saved him out of all his troubles.
For he shall deliver the destitute when he cries and the poor that has no helper.
He shall have regarded the prayer of those who are alone and destitute and not despised their prayer.
For all these things my hand has made, by my hand has these things been, said the LORD; but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit and trembles at my word.
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me because he has anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he has sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those that are broken,
Such as sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and in irons,
He who does justice unto the oppressed; who gives bread to the hungry. The LORD looses the prisoners:
As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant I have taken thy prisoners out of the pit in which there is no water.
and laid their hands on the apostles and put them in the common prison.
And when he had apprehended him, he put him in prison and delivered him to four quaternions of soldiers to keep him, intending after the Passover to bring him forth to the people.
For this cause I, Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles,
Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer; behold, the devil shall 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.