'Affliction' in the Bible
The Lord said, "I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt. I have heard their cry because of their taskmasters, for I know their sorrows.
and I have promised that I will bring you up out of the affliction of Egypt to the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites, to a land flowing with milk and honey."'
and the people believed. When they heard that the Lord had attended to the Israelites and that he had seen their affliction, they bowed down close to the ground.
"'If you walk in hostility against me and are not willing to obey me, I will increase your affliction seven times according to your sins.
"Any vow or sworn obligation that would bring affliction to her, her husband can confirm or nullify.
You must not eat any yeast with it; for seven days you must eat bread made without yeast, symbolic of affliction, for you came out of Egypt hurriedly. You must do this so you will remember for the rest of your life the day you came out of the land of Egypt.
Perhaps the Lord will notice my affliction and this day grant me good in place of his curse."
"You saw the affliction of our ancestors in Egypt, and you heard their cry at the Red Sea.
If I am guilty, woe to me, and if I am innocent, I cannot lift my head; I am full of shame, and satiated with my affliction.
My heart is in turmoil unceasingly; the days of my affliction confront me.
But if they are bound in chains, and held captive by the cords of affliction,
Take heed, do not turn to evil, for because of this you have been tested by affliction.
Therefore the Lord who rules over all says, "I will now purify them in the fires of affliction and test them. The wickedness of my dear people has left me no choice. What else can I do?
(Gimel) Judah has departed into exile under affliction and harsh oppression. She lives among the nations; she has found no resting place. All who pursued her overtook her in narrow straits.
(Tet) Her menstrual flow has soiled her clothing; she did not consider the consequences of her sin. Her demise was astonishing, and there was no one to comfort her. She cried, "Look, O Lord, on my affliction because my enemy boasts!"
(Alef) I am the man who has experienced affliction from the rod of his wrath.
There will be affliction and distress on everyone who does evil, on the Jew first and also the Greek,
For we do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, regarding the affliction that happened to us in the province of Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of living.
And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, when you received the message with joy that comes from the Holy Spirit, despite great affliction.
For in fact when we were with you, we were telling you in advance that we would suffer affliction, and so it has happened, as you well know.
So in all our distress and affliction, we were reassured about you, brothers and sisters, through your faith.
For it is right for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,
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