I cried unto thee; save me, and I shall keep thy testimonies.
In my distress I cried unto the LORD, and he answered me.
KOPH. I cried with my whole heart; answer me, O LORD, and I will keep thy statutes.
And it came to pass, as I was prophesying that Pelatiah the son of Benaiah died. Then I fell down upon my face and cried with a loud voice and said, Ah Lord GOD! wilt thou make a full end of the remnant of Israel?
When he makes requirement for blood, he remembers them; he does not forget the cry of the humble.
so that they cause the cry of the poor to come unto him, and he hears the cry of the afflicted.
If thou afflict them in any manner, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry;
for only that is his covering, it is his clothing to cover his flesh, in which he must sleep; and it shall come to pass, when he cries unto me, that I will hear, for I am merciful.
1 Samuel 9:16
Tomorrow about this time I will send thee a man out of the land of Benjamin, and thou shalt anoint him to be prince over my people Israel that he may save my people out of the hand of the Philistines, for I have looked upon my people because their cry is come unto me.
And he said, What hast thou done? The voice of thy brother's blood cries unto me from the ground.
And it came to pass in process of time that the king of Egypt died, and the sons of Israel sighed by reason of the bondage, and they cried, and their cry came up unto God from their bondage.
And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;
Therefore, behold, the cry of the sons of Israel has now come before me, and I have also seen the oppression with which the Egyptians oppress them.
Therefore I will also deal in fury: my eye shall not forgive, neither will I have mercy: and they shall cry in my ears with a loud voice; yet I will not hear them.