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58 Bible Verses about Abuse

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1 Corinthians 11:27

Therefore whoever shall eat this bread and drink this cup of the Lord unworthily shall be guilty of the body and blood of the Lord.

Hebrews 13:13

Let us go forth, therefore, unto him outside the camp, bearing his reproach.

1 Peter 4:4

And it seems strange to those that speak evil of you, that ye do not run with them to the same unchecked dissolution;

Colossians 3:8

But now put ye also off all these things: anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth.

1 Peter 2:23

who, when he was cursed, did not return the curse; when he suffered, he did not threaten, but committed himself to him that judges righteously;

Matthew 27:39

And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads

Jeremiah 23:10

For the land is full of adulterers; for because of the oath the land is deserted; the booths of the wilderness are dried up, and their course was evil, and their force was not right.

Hebrews 10:33

on the one hand ye were made a spectacle both by reproaches and tribulations, and on the other ye became companions of those that were so used.

Psalm 37:35

Resh I have seen the wicked in great power and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

Exodus 21:20

And if a man smites his slave or his maid with a rod and he dies under his hand, he shall be surely punished.

2 Corinthians 11:20

For ye suffer it if anyone brings you into bondage, if anyone devours you, if anyone takes of you, if anyone exalts himself, if anyone smites you on the face.

Psalm 55:10

Day and night they go about it upon the walls thereof; iniquity also and sorrow are in the midst of it.

Deuteronomy 28:33

The fruit of thy land and all thy labours shall a people which thou knowest not eat up; and thou shalt only be oppressed and crushed all the days.

Isaiah 58:3

Why have we fasted, they say, and thou dost not see? why have we afflicted our soul, and thou dost take no knowledge? Behold, in the day of your fast ye find your own pleasure and exact your own estates.

Proverbs 9:7

He that chastens a scorner brings shame unto himself, and he that chastens a wicked man brings himself a blot.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Do not curse the king, not even in thy thought; and do not curse the rich even in the secret place of thy bedchamber; for the birds of the air shall carry the voice, and those who have wings shall tell the matter.

1 Samuel 31:4

Then said Saul unto his armourbearer, Draw thy sword and thrust me through with it lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through and abuse me. But his armourbearer would not, for he was sore afraid. Therefore, Saul took his sword and fell upon it.

Ezekiel 34:2

Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel, prophesy and say unto the pastors, Thus hath the Lord GOD said; Woe unto the shepherds of Israel that feed themselves! should not the shepherds feed the flocks?

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Also do not take to heart all the words that are spoken lest thou hear thy slave speak evil of thee:

Proverbs 22:10

Cast out the scorner, and contention shall go out; strife and reproach shall cease.

Mark 15:29

And those that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads and saying, Ah, thou that would destroy the temple of God and build it in three days,

Judges 19:24

Behold, here is my virgin daughter and his concubine; I will bring them out now, humble them, and do with them what seems good unto you, but unto this man do not commit this vile folly.

Matthew 12:32

And whosoever speaks a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him, but whosoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this age, neither in the age to come.

Judges 19:22

Now as they were making their hearts merry, behold, that men of the city, certain sons of Belial, beset the house round about and beat at the doors and spoke to the master of the house, the old man, saying, Bring forth the man that came into thy house that we may know him.

Proverbs 3:29

Do not devise evil against thy neighbour, seeing he dwells securely by thee.

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Jude 1:4

For there are certain men crept in unawares without fear or reverence of God, who from beforehand have been ordained unto this condemnation, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness and denying God who alone has dominion, and our Lord Jesus, the Christ.

Longsuffering Of God » The wicked » Abuse

Ecclesiastes 8:11

Because the sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the sons of men is fully set in them to do evil.

Matthew 24:48-49

But and if that evil slave shall say in his heart, My lord delays his coming, and shall begin to smite his fellowslaves and even to eat and drink with the drunken,

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James 5:5

Ye have lived in pleasure on the earth and been wanton; ye have refreshed your hearts, as in the day of slaughter of sacrifices.

Topics on Abuse

Abuse From a Spouse

51;3;19

Husbands, love your wives and do not be bitter against them.

Abuse Of Authority, Examples Of

1;16;6

But Abram said unto Sarai, Behold, thy maid is in thy hand; do to her as it pleases thee. Then Sarai afflicted her, and she fled from her face.

Abuse Of Authority, Warnings Against

49;6;9

And, ye masters, do the same unto them, forbearing threats, knowing that their Master and yours is also in the heavens and that he is no respecter of persons.

Abuse, Of Christian Freedom

45;6;12

Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.

Abuse, Of Spiritual Things

4;20;10

And Moses and Aaron gathered the congregation together before the rock, and he said unto them, Hear now, ye rebels; must we fetch you water out of this rock?

Abuse, To God's People

44;2;13

Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.

Alcohol Abuse

20;20;1

Wine makes a mocker, and beer a reveler, and whoever errs concerning them shall never be wise.

Child Abuse

40;18;6

But whosoever shall cause one of these little ones who believe in me to fall, it would be better for him that a millstone such as is turned by an ass be hanged about his neck and that he be sunk in the depth of the sea.

Freedom, Abuse Of Christian

45;8;1

So that now, there is no condemnation to those who are in Christ, Jesus, who walk not according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.

Love, Abuse Of

50;2;3-4

Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory, but in humility let each esteem others better than themselves,

Mental Abuse

60;5;8

Be temperate and vigilant because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour,