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The LORD said, "I have surely seen the affliction of My people who are in Egypt, and have given heed to their cry because of their taskmasters, for I am aware of their sufferings.
When the LORD raised up judges for them, the LORD was with the judge and delivered them from the hand of their enemies all the days of the judge; for the LORD was moved to pity by their groaning because of those who oppressed and afflicted them.
"Speak kindly to Jerusalem; And call out to her, that her warfare has ended, That her iniquity has been removed, That she has received of the LORD'S hand Double for all her sins."
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"A BATTERED REED HE WILL NOT BREAK OFF, AND A SMOLDERING WICK HE WILL NOT PUT OUT, UNTIL HE LEADS JUSTICE TO VICTORY.
"A bruised reed He will not break And a dimly burning wick He will not extinguish; He will faithfully bring forth justice.
"Jerusalem, Jerusalem, who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, the way a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, and you were unwilling.
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not have it!
Now as He approached the gate of the city, a dead man was being carried out, the only son of his mother, and she was a widow; and a sizeable crowd from the city was with her.
They answered him, "You were born entirely in sins, and are you teaching us?" So they put him out.
When Jesus therefore saw her weeping, and the Jews who came with her also weeping, He was deeply moved in spirit and was troubled,
Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.
For since He Himself was tempted in that which He has suffered, He is able to come to the aid of those who are tempted.
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort,
Therefore if there is any encouragement in Christ, if there is any consolation of love, if there is any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and compassion,
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.
So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;
To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;
Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.
"You shall not oppress a stranger, since you yourselves know the feelings of a stranger, for you also were strangers in the land of Egypt.
"You shall not wrong a stranger or oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
'When a stranger resides with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong.
Now when Job's three friends heard of all this adversity that had come upon him, they came each one from his own place, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite; and they made an appointment together to come to sympathize with him and comfort him.
Then He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved, to the point of death; remain here and keep watch with Me."
And He said to them, "My soul is deeply grieved to the point of death; remain here and keep watch."
For even when we came into Macedonia our flesh had no rest, but we were afflicted on every side: conflicts without, fears within.
partly by being made a public spectacle through reproaches and tribulations, and partly by becoming sharers with those who were so treated.
Pure and undefiled religion in the sight of our God and Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their distress, and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
Now we who are strong ought to bear the weaknesses of those without strength and not just please ourselves.
Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.
But take care that this liberty of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.
But we proved to be gentle among you, as a nursing mother tenderly cares for her own children.
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;
"Then you shall eat the offspring of your own body, the flesh of your sons and of your daughters whom the LORD your God has given you, during the siege and the distress by which your enemy will oppress you.
As for Hannah, she was speaking in her heart, only her lips were moving, but her voice was not heard. So Eli thought she was drunk.
Then God said to Jonah, "Do you have good reason to be angry about the plant?" And he said, "I have good reason to be angry, even to death."
Therefore when you meet together, it is not to eat the Lord's Supper,
For if a man comes into your assembly with a gold ring and dressed in fine clothes, and there also comes in a poor man in dirty clothes,
"Shall I then take my bread and my water and my meat that I have slaughtered for my shearers, and give it to men whose origin I do not know?"
But they did not receive Him, because He was traveling toward Jerusalem.
yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom are all things and we exist for Him; and one Lord, Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we exist through Him.
"Now learn the parable from the fig tree: when its branch has already become tender and puts forth its leaves, you know that summer is near;
"Now learn the parable from the fig tree: when its branch has already become tender and puts forth its leaves, you know that summer is near.
Then He told them a parable: "Behold the fig tree and all the trees;
A vision appeared to Paul in the night: a man of Macedonia was standing and appealing to him, and saying, "Come over to Macedonia and help us."
being darkened in their understanding, excluded from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the hardness of their heart;
Do not look on the wine when it is red, When it sparkles in the cup, When it goes down smoothly;
And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper,
But the Spirit explicitly says that in later times some will fall away from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and doctrines of demons,
So He poured out on him the heat of His anger And the fierceness of battle; And it set him aflame all around, Yet he did not recognize it; And it burned him, but he paid no attention.
O LORD, do not Your eyes look for truth? You have smitten them, But they did not weaken; You have consumed them, But they refused to take correction They have made their faces harder than rock; They have refused to repent.
"Son of man, you live in the midst of the rebellious house, who have eyes to see but do not see, ears to hear but do not hear; for they are a rebellious house.
"But they refused to pay attention and turned a stubborn shoulder and stopped their ears from hearing.
Therefore God gave them over in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, so that their bodies would be dishonored among them.