Not Helping The Poor

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 28:3

A destitute leader who oppresses the poor is like a driving rain that leaves no food.

Deuteronomy 24:14

"Do not oppress a hired hand who is poor and needy, whether one of your brothers or one of the foreigners residing within a town in your land.

Isaiah 3:15

Why do you crush My people and grind the faces of the poor?" says the Lord God of Hosts.

Amos 8:4

Hear this, you who trample on the needy and do away with the poor of the land,

Jeremiah 2:34

Moreover, your skirts are stained with the blood of the innocent poor. You did not catch them breaking and entering. But in spite of all these things

Ecclesiastes 5:8

If you see oppression of the poor and perversion of justice and righteousness in the province, don't be astonished at the situation, because one official protects another official, and higher officials [protect] them.

Amos 2:7

They trample the heads of the poor on the dust of the ground and block the path of the needy. A man and his father have sexual relations with the same girl, profaning My holy name.

Amos 8:6

We can buy the poor with silver and the needy for a pair of sandals and even sell the wheat husks!"

Habakkuk 3:14

You pierce his head with his own spears; his warriors storm out to scatter us, gloating as if ready to secretly devour the weak.

John 12:6

He didn't say this because he cared about the poor but because he was a thief. He was in charge of the money-bag and would steal part of what was put in it.

1 Corinthians 11:22

Don't you have houses to eat and drink in? Or do you look down on the church of God and embarrass those who have nothing? What should I say to you? Should I praise you? I do not praise you for this!

Ezekiel 18:12

and [when] he oppresses the poor and needy, commits robbery, and does not return collateral, and [when] he raises his eyes to the idols, commits abominations,

Jeremiah 5:28

They have become fat and sleek. They have also excelled in evil matters. They have not taken up cases, such as the case of orphans, so they might prosper, and they have not defended the rights of the needy.

Job 24:4

They push the needy off the road; the poor of the land are forced into hiding.

Job 24:9

The fatherless infant is snatched from the breast; the nursing child of the poor is seized as collateral.

Amos 4:1

Listen to this message, you cows of Bashan who are on the hill of Samaria, women who oppress the poor and crush the needy, who say to their husbands, "Bring us something to drink."

Ezekiel 22:29

The people of the land have practiced extortion and committed robbery. They have oppressed the poor and needy and unlawfully exploited the foreign resident.

Job 24:14

The murderer rises at dawn to kill the poor and needy, and by night he becomes a thief.

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