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58 Bible Verses about Abuse

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1 Corinthians 11:27

Therefore whosoever 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

In which they think it strange that you run not with them to the same excess of dissipation, speaking evil of you:

1 Peter 2:23

Who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, he threatened not; 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 swearing the land mourns; the pleasant places of the wilderness are dried up, and their course is evil, and their might is not right.

Hebrews 10:33

Partly, while you were made a public display both by reproaches and afflictions; and partly, while you became companions of them that were so used.

Psalm 37:35

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

Exodus 21:20

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

2 Corinthians 11:20

For you permit it, if a man brings you into bondage, if a man devours you, if a man takes of you, if a man exalts himself, if a man smites you on the face.

Psalm 55:10

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

Deuteronomy 28:33

The fruit of your land, and all your labors, shall a nation which you know not eat up; and you shall be only oppressed and crushed continually:

Isaiah 58:3

Why have we fasted, they say, and you see not? why have we afflicted our soul, and you take no knowledge? Behold, in the day of your fast you find pleasure, and exploit all your laborers.

Proverbs 9:7

He that reproves a scoffer gets for himself shame: and he that rebukes a wicked man gets himself injury.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Curse not the king, no not even in your thought; and curse not the rich in your bedchamber: for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which has wings shall tell the matter.

1 Samuel 31:4

Then said Saul unto his armorbearer, Draw your sword, and thrust me through with it; lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through, and abuse me. But his armorbearer would not; for he was greatly afraid. Therefore Saul took a sword, and fell upon it.

Ezekiel 34:2

Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel, prophesy, and say unto them, Thus says the Lord GOD unto the shepherds; Woe be to the shepherds of Israel that do feed themselves! should not the shepherds feed the flocks?

Ecclesiastes 7:21

Also take not to heart all words that are spoken; lest you hear your servant curse you:

Proverbs 22:10

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

Mark 15:29

And they that passed by derided him, wagging their heads, and saying, Ah, you that destroy the temple, and build it in three days,

Judges 19:24

Behold, here is my daughter a maiden, and his concubine; them I will bring out now, and humble you them, and do with them what seems good unto you: but unto this man do not so vile a thing.

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 world, nor in the world to come.

Judges 19:22

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

Proverbs 3:29

Devise not evil against your neighbor, seeing he dwells securely by you.

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Jude 1:4

For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into licentiousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.

Longsuffering Of God » The wicked » Abuse

Ecclesiastes 8:11

Because 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 if that evil servant shall say in his heart, My lord delays his coming; And shall begin to smite his fellow servants, and to eat and drink with the drunkards;

Riches » Denunciations against those who » Abuse

Topics on Abuse

Abuse From a Spouse

51;3;19

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

Abuse Of Authority, Examples Of

1;16;6

But Abram said unto Sarai, Behold, your maid is in your hand; do to her as it pleases you. And when Sarai dealt harshly with her, she fled from her face.

Abuse Of Authority, Warnings Against

49;6;9

And, you masters, do the same things unto them, forbearing threatening: knowing that your Master also is in heaven; neither is there respect of persons with him.

Abuse, Of Christian Freedom

45;6;12

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that you should obey it in its lusts.

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, you 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 is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.

Child Abuse

40;18;6

But whoever shall offend one of these little ones who believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.

Freedom, Abuse Of Christian

45;8;1

There is therefore now no condemnation to them who are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

Love, Abuse Of

50;2;3-4

Let nothing be done through strife or vain glory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than themselves.

Mental Abuse

60;5;8

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour: