Be not far from me, for trouble is near; for there is none to help.
And he bowed down their heart with labour; they stumbled, and there was none to help:
"Curse Meroz, says the angel of the LORD, curse bitterly its inhabitants, because they came not to the help of the LORD, to the help of the LORD against the mighty.
2 Kings 14:26
For Jehovah saw that the affliction of Israel was very bitter; and that there was not any shut up, nor any left, nor any helper for Israel.
In the days of her affliction and of her wanderings, since her people fell into the hand of an adversary, and none did help her, Jerusalem remembereth all her precious things which she had in the days of old: the adversaries have seen her, they mock at her ruin.
Our eyes still failed for our vain help; in our watching, we have watched for a nation that did not save.
Is it not that there is no help in me, and soundness is driven away from me?
Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom: pride, fulness of bread, and careless ease was in her and in her daughters, but she did not strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.
He that is not with me is against me, and he that gathers not with me scatters.
And he shall plant the tents of his palace between the sea and the mountain of holy beauty; and he shall come to his end, and there shall be none to help him.
It is thy destruction, O Israel, that thou art against me, against thy help.
But when he saw the crowds he was moved with compassion for them, because they were harassed, and cast away as sheep not having a shepherd.
But ye say, Whosoever shall say to his father or mother, It is a gift, whatsoever it be by which received from me thou wouldest be profited:
but bind burdens heavy and hard to bear, and lay them on the shoulders of men, but will not move them with their finger.
And he said, To you also woe, doctors of the law, for ye lay upon men burdens heavy to bear, and yourselves do not touch the burdens with one of your fingers.
And I will scatter toward every wind all that are about him to help him, and all his troops; and I will draw out the sword after them.
The infirm man answered him, Sir, I have not a man, in order, when the water has been troubled, to cast me into the pool; but while I am coming another descends before me.
How hast thou helped the powerless; how saved the arm that is without strength!