Heavy Burdens

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Exodus 23:5

If you see the donkey of your enemy lying down under its burden, you will refrain from abandoning him. You will surely arrange [it] with him.

1 Kings 12:11

So then, my father loaded a heavy yoke on all of you, but I will add to your yoke; my father disciplined you with whips, but I will discipline you with scorpions!'"

1 Kings 12:14

He spoke to them according to the advice of the youngsters, saying, "My father made your yoke heavy, but I will add onto your yoke; my father disciplined you with whips, but I will discipline you with scorpions."

Matthew 23:4

And they tie up heavy burdens and put [them] on people's shoulders, but [they] themselves are not willing with their finger to move them

Luke 11:46

So he said, "Woe to you also, legal experts, because you load people [with] burdens hard to bear, and [you] yourselves do not touch the burdens with one of your fingers!

Amos 2:13

Look! I [am] going to press [you] down in your place just as a utility cart full of mature stalks of grain [is pressed down].

Numbers 11:11

And Moses said to Yahweh, "Why have you brought trouble to your servant? Why have I not found favor in your eyes, that the burdens of all these people have been placed on me?

Deuteronomy 1:9

"And I spoke to them at that time, {saying}, 'I am not able to bear you alone.

Deuteronomy 1:12

How can I bear you {by myself}, your burden and your load and your strife?

2 Samuel 15:33

David said to him, "If you move on with me, you will be a burden to me,

Nehemiah 5:15

The former governors who were before me laid burdens on the people, and they took food and wine from them, besides forty shekels. Also, their servants controlled the people, but I did not do so because of the fear of God.

Proverbs 27:3

Heavy [is] a stone and weighty [is] sand, but [the] provocation of a fool [is] heavier than both of them.

Psalm 38:4

For my iniquities have passed over my head; like a heavy burden they are too heavy for me.

Lamentations 1:14

My rebellion was bound [as] a yoke, with his hand it was fastened together; it was put on my neck [and] caused my strength to fail. The Lord gave me into the hands [of those whom] I cannot withstand.

Matthew 20:12

saying, 'These last [people] worked one hour and you made them equal to us who have endured the burden of the day and the burning heat!'

2 Corinthians 1:8

For we do not want you to be ignorant, brothers, concerning our affliction that happened in the [province of] Asia, that we were burdened to an extraordinary degree, beyond [our] strength, so that we were in despair even of living.

2 Timothy 3:6

For from these are those who slip into houses and captivate foolish women loaded down with sins, led by various kinds of desires,

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