'Oppressor' in the Bible
And thou shalt see an oppressor in my habitation, amidst all the good that shall be done to Israel; and there shall not be an old man in thy house for ever.
On that day did king Ahasuerus give the house of Haman the Jews' oppressor to Esther the queen. And Mordecai came before the king; for Esther had told what he was to her.
the ten sons of Haman the son of Hammedatha, the oppressor of the Jews, they slew; but they laid not their hands on the prey.
For Haman the son of Hammedatha the Agagite, the oppressor of all the Jews, had devised against the Jews to destroy them, and had cast Pur, that is, the lot, to consume them and to destroy them;
Or, rescue me from the hand of the oppressor, and redeem me from the hand of the violent?
He will do justice to the afflicted of the people; he will save the children of the needy, and will break in pieces the oppressor.
They remembered not his hand, the day when he delivered them from the oppressor,
And gave his strength into captivity, and his glory into the hand of the oppressor;
Let the redeemed of Jehovah say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the oppressor,
The prince void of intelligence is also a great oppressor: he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days.
The indigent and the oppressor meet together; Jehovah lighteneth the eyes of them both.
For thou hast broken the yoke of his burden and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, as in the day of Midian.
that thou shalt take up this proverb against the king of Babylon, and say, How hath the oppressor ceased, the exactress of gold ceased!
and forgettest Jehovah thy Maker, who hath stretched out the heavens, and laid the foundations of the earth; and thou art afraid continually all the day because of the fury of the oppressor, when he prepareth to destroy? And where is the fury of the oppressor?
House of David, thus saith Jehovah: Judge with justice in the morning, and deliver him that is spoiled out of the hand of the oppressor, lest my fury go forth like fire and burn, and there be none to quench it, because of the evil of your doings.
Thus saith Jehovah: Execute judgment and righteousness, and deliver the spoiled out of the hand of the oppressor; and do no wrong, do no violence to the stranger, the fatherless, or the widow, and shed not innocent blood in this place.
- Oppressor (38 instances)