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58 Bible Verses about Abuse

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1 Corinthians 11:27

Therefore, whoever eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy way will be guilty of sin against the body and blood of the Lord.

1 Corinthians 7:31

and those who use the world as though they did not make full use of it. For this world in its current form is passing away.

Hebrews 13:13

Let us then go to Him outside the camp, bearing His disgrace.

1 Peter 4:4

In regard to this, they are surprised that you don't plunge with them into the same flood of dissipation-and they slander you.

Colossians 3:8

But now you must also put away all the following: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and filthy language from your mouth.

1 Peter 2:23

when reviled, He did not revile in return; when suffering, He did not threaten, but committed Himself to the One who judges justly.

Matthew 27:39

Those who passed by were yelling insults at Him, shaking their heads

Hebrews 11:26

For he considered reproach for the sake of the Messiah to be greater wealth than the treasures of Egypt, since his attention was on the reward.

Jeremiah 23:10

For the land is full of adulterers; the land mourns because of the curse, and the grazing lands in the wilderness have dried up. Their way of life has become evil, and their power is not rightly used

Hebrews 10:33

Sometimes you were publicly exposed to taunts and afflictions, and at other times you were companions of those who were treated that way.

Psalm 37:35

I have seen a wicked, violent man well-rooted like a flourishing native tree.

Exodus 21:20

"When a man strikes his male or female slave with a rod, and the slave dies under his abuse, the owner must be punished.

2 Corinthians 11:20

In fact, you put up with it if someone enslaves you, if someone devours you, if someone captures you, if someone dominates you, or if someone hits you in the face.

Psalm 55:10

day and night they make the rounds on its walls. Crime and trouble are within it;

Deuteronomy 28:33

A people you don't know will eat your soil's produce and everything you have labored for. You will only be oppressed and crushed continually.

Isaiah 58:3

"Why have we fasted, but You have not seen? We have denied ourselves, but You haven't noticed!" "Look, you do as you please on the day of your fast, and oppress all your workers.

Proverbs 9:7

The one who corrects a mocker will bring dishonor on himself; the one who rebukes a wicked man will get hurt.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Do not curse the king even in your thoughts, and do not curse a rich person even in your bedroom, for a bird of the sky may carry the message, and a winged creature may report the matter.

1 Samuel 31:4

Then Saul said to his armor-bearer, "Draw your sword and run me through with it, or these uncircumcised men will come and run me through and torture me." But his armor-bearer would not do it because he was terrified. Then Saul took his sword and fell on it.

Ezekiel 34:2

"Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel. Prophesy, and say to them: This is what the Lord God says to the shepherds: Woe to the shepherds of Israel, who have been feeding themselves! Shouldn't the shepherds feed their flock?

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Don't pay attention to everything people say, or you may hear your servant cursing you;

Proverbs 22:10

Drive out a mocker, and conflict goes too; then lawsuits and dishonor will cease.

Mark 15:29

Those who passed by were yelling insults at Him, shaking their heads, and saying, "Ha! The One who would demolish the sanctuary and build it in three days,

Judges 19:24

Here, let me bring out my virgin daughter and the man's concubine now. Use them and do whatever you want to them. But don't do this horrible thing to this man."

Matthew 12:32

Whoever speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him. But whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven him, either in this age or in the one to come.

Judges 19:22

While they were enjoying themselves, all of a sudden, perverted men of the city surrounded the house and beat on the door. They said to the old man who was the owner of the house, "Bring out the man who came to your house so we can have sex with him!"

Proverbs 3:29

Don't plan any harm against your neighbor, for he trusts you and lives near you.

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Jude 1:4

For certain men, who were designated for this judgment long ago, have come in by stealth; they are ungodly, turning the grace of our God into promiscuity and denying our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.

Longsuffering Of God » The wicked » Abuse

Ecclesiastes 8:11

Because the sentence against a criminal act is not carried out quickly, therefore the heart of people is filled [with the desire] to commit crime.

Matthew 24:48-49

But if that wicked slave says in his heart, 'My master is delayed,' and starts to beat his fellow slaves, and eats and drinks with drunkards,

Riches » Denunciations against those who » Abuse

James 5:5

You have lived luxuriously on the land and have indulged yourselves. You have fattened your hearts for the day of slaughter.

Topics on Abuse

Abuse From a Spouse

51;3;19

Husbands, love your wives and don't become bitter against them.

Abuse Of Authority, Examples Of

1;16;6

Abram replied to Sarai, "Here, your slave is in your hands; do whatever you want with her." Then Sarai mistreated her so much that she ran away from her.

Abuse Of Authority, Warnings Against

49;6;9

And masters, treat them the same way, without threatening them, because you know that both their and your Master is in heaven, and there is no favoritism with Him.

Abuse, Of Christian Freedom

45;6;12

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body, so that you obey its desires.

Abuse, Of Spiritual Things

4;20;10

Moses and Aaron summoned the assembly in front of the rock, and Moses said to them, "Listen, you rebels! Must we bring water out of this rock for you?"

Abuse, To God's People

44;2;13

But some sneered and said, "They're full of new wine!"

Alcohol Abuse

20;20;1

Wine is a mocker, beer is a brawler, and whoever staggers because of them is not wise.

Child Abuse

40;18;6

"But whoever causes the downfall of one of these little ones who believe in Me-it would be better for him if a heavy millstone were hung around his neck and he were drowned in the depths of the sea!

Freedom, Abuse Of Christian

45;8;1

Therefore, no condemnation now exists for those in Christ Jesus,

Love, Abuse Of

50;2;3-4

Do nothing out of rivalry or conceit, but in humility consider others as more important than yourselves.

Mental Abuse

60;5;8

Be sober! Be on the alert! Your adversary the Devil is prowling around like a roaring lion, looking for anyone he can devour.

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