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Gen 15:13

(NIV)
Then the Lord said to him, ‘Know for certain that for four hundred years your descendants will be strangers in a country not their own and that they will be enslaved and ill-treated there.
(ESV)
Then the Lord said to Abram, “Know for certain that your offspring will be sojourners in a land that is not theirs and will be servants there, and they will be afflicted for four hundred years.

Gen 16:6

(NIV)
‘Your slave is in your hands,’ Abram said. ‘Do with her whatever you think best.’ Then Sarai ill-treated Hagar; so she fled from her.

(ESV)
But Abram said to Sarai, “Behold, your servant is in your power; do to her as you please.” Then Sarai dealt harshly with her, and she fled from her.

Gen 16:9

(NIV)
Then the angel of the Lord told her, ‘Go back to your mistress and submit to her.’
(ESV)
The angel of the Lord said to her, “Return to your mistress and submit to her.”

Gen 16:11

(NIV)
The angel of the Lord also said to her:

‘You are now pregnant
and you will give birth to a son.
You shall name him Ishmael,
for the Lord has heard of your misery.
(ESV)
And the angel of the Lord said to her,

Behold, you are pregnant
and shall bear a son.
You shall call his name Ishmael,
because the Lord has listened to your affliction.

Gen 25:22

(NIV)
The babies jostled each other within her, and she said, ‘Why is this happening to me?’ So she went to enquire of the Lord.

(ESV)
The children struggled together within her, and she said, “If it is thus, why is this happening to me?” So she went to inquire of the Lord.

Gen 29:32

(NIV)
Leah became pregnant and gave birth to a son. She named him Reuben, for she said, ‘It is because the Lord has seen my misery. Surely my husband will love me now.’

(ESV)
And Leah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Reuben, for she said, “Because the Lord has looked upon my affliction; for now my husband will love me.”

Gen 31:42

(NIV)
If the God of my father, the God of Abraham and the Fear of Isaac, had not been with me, you would surely have sent me away empty-handed. But God has seen my hardship and the toil of my hands, and last night he rebuked you.’

(ESV)
If the God of my father, the God of Abraham and the Fear of Isaac, had not been on my side, surely now you would have sent me away empty-handed. God saw my affliction and the labor of my hands and rebuked you last night.”

Gen 31:50

(NIV)
If you ill-treat my daughters or if you take any wives besides my daughters, even though no one is with us, remember that God is a witness between you and me.’

(ESV)
If you oppress my daughters, or if you take wives besides my daughters, although no one is with us, see, God is witness between you and me.”

Gen 34:2

(NIV)
When Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite, the ruler of that area, saw her, he took her and raped her.
(ESV)
And when Shechem the son of Hamor the Hivite, the prince of the land, saw her, he seized her and lay with her and humiliated her.

Gen 41:51

(NIV)
Joseph named his firstborn Manasseh and said, ‘It is because God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father’s household.’
(ESV)
Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh. “For,” he said, “God has made me forget all my hardship and all my father’s house.”

Gen 41:52

(NIV)
The second son he named Ephraim and said, ‘It is because God has made me fruitful in the land of my suffering.’

(ESV)
The name of the second he called Ephraim, “For God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.”

Exod 1:11

(NIV)
So they put slave masters over them to oppress them with forced labour, and they built Pithom and Rameses as store cities for Pharaoh.
(ESV)
Therefore they set taskmasters over them to afflict them with heavy burdens. They built for Pharaoh store cities, Pithom and Raamses.

Exod 1:12

(NIV)
But the more they were oppressed, the more they multiplied and spread; so the Egyptians came to dread the Israelites
(ESV)
But the more they were oppressed, the more they multiplied and the more they spread abroad. And the Egyptians were in dread of the people of Israel.

Exod 3:7

(NIV)
The Lord said, ‘I have indeed seen the misery of my people in Egypt. I have heard them crying out because of their slave drivers, and I am concerned about their suffering.
(ESV)
Then the Lord said, “I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry because of their taskmasters. I know their sufferings,

Exod 3:9

(NIV)
And now the cry of the Israelites has reached me, and I have seen the way the Egyptians are oppressing them.
(ESV)
And now, behold, the cry of the people of Israel has come to me, and I have also seen the oppression with which the Egyptians oppress them.

Exod 3:17

(NIV)
And I have promised to bring you up out of your misery in Egypt into the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites – a land flowing with milk and honey.”

(ESV)
and I promise that I will bring you up out of the affliction of Egypt to the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, a land flowing with milk and honey.”’

Exod 4:31

(NIV)
and they believed. And when they heard that the Lord was concerned about them and had seen their misery, they bowed down and worshipped.

(ESV)
And the people believed; and when they heard that the Lord had visited the people of Israel and that he had seen their affliction, they bowed their heads and worshiped.

Exod 5:6

(NIV)
That same day Pharaoh gave this order to the slave drivers and overseers in charge of the people:
(ESV)
The same day Pharaoh commanded the taskmasters of the people and their foremen,

Exod 5:10

(NIV)
Then the slave drivers and the overseers went out and said to the people, ‘This is what Pharaoh says: “I will not give you any more straw.
(ESV)
So the taskmasters and the foremen of the people went out and said to the people, “Thus says Pharaoh, ‘I will not give you straw.

Exod 5:13

(NIV)
The slave drivers kept pressing them, saying, ‘Complete the work required of you for each day, just as when you had straw.’
(ESV)
The taskmasters were urgent, saying, “Complete your work, your daily task each day, as when there was straw.”

Exod 5:14

(NIV)
And Pharaoh’s slave drivers beat the Israelite overseers they had appointed, demanding, ‘Why haven’t you met your quota of bricks yesterday or today, as before?’

(ESV)
And the foremen of the people of Israel, whom Pharaoh’s taskmasters had set over them, were beaten and were asked, “Why have you not done all your task of making bricks today and yesterday, as in the past?”

Exod 10:3

(NIV)
So Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said to him, ‘This is what the Lord, the God of the Hebrews, says: “How long will you refuse to humble yourself before me? Let my people go, so that they may worship me.
(ESV)
So Moses and Aaron went in to Pharaoh and said to him, “Thus says the Lord, the God of the Hebrews, ‘How long will you refuse to humble yourself before me? Let my people go, that they may serve me.

Exod 12:34

(NIV)
So the people took their dough before the yeast was added, and carried it on their shoulders in kneading troughs wrapped in clothing.
(ESV)
So the people took their dough before it was leavened, their kneading bowls being bound up in their cloaks on their shoulders.

Exod 22:21

(NIV)
‘Do not ill-treat or oppress a foreigner, for you were foreigners in Egypt.

(ESV)
“You shall not wrong a sojourner or oppress him, for you were sojourners in the land of Egypt.

Exod 22:22

(NIV)
‘Do not take advantage of the widow or the fatherless.
(ESV)
You shall not mistreat any widow or fatherless child.

Exod 22:23

(NIV)
If you do and they cry out to me, I will certainly hear their cry.
(ESV)
If you do mistreat them, and they cry out to me, I will surely hear their cry,

Exod 22:25

(NIV)
‘If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not treat it like a business deal; charge no interest.
(ESV)
If you lend money to any of my people with you who is poor, you shall not be like a moneylender to him, and you shall not exact interest from him.

Exod 23:9

(NIV)
‘Do not oppress a foreigner; you yourselves know how it feels to be foreigners, because you were foreigners in Egypt.

(ESV)
“You shall not oppress a sojourner. You know the heart of a sojourner, for you were sojourners in the land of Egypt.

Exod 23:22

(NIV)
If you listen carefully to what he says and do all that I say, I will be an enemy to your enemies and will oppose those who oppose you.
(ESV)
“But if you carefully obey his voice and do all that I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and an adversary to your adversaries.

Exod 32:20

(NIV)
And he took the calf the people had made and burned it in the fire; then he ground it to powder, scattered it on the water and made the Israelites drink it.

(ESV)
He took the calf that they had made and burned it with fire and ground it to powder and scattered it on the water and made the people of Israel drink it.

Lev 6:2

(NIV)
‘If anyone sins and is unfaithful to the Lord by deceiving a neighbour about something entrusted to them or left in their care or about something stolen, or if they cheat their neighbour,
(ESV)
“If anyone sins and commits a breach of faith against the Lord by deceiving his neighbor in a matter of deposit or security, or through robbery, or if he has oppressed his neighbor

Lev 6:4

(NIV)
when they sin in any of these ways and realise their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
(ESV)
if he has sinned and has realized his guilt and will restore what he took by robbery or what he got by oppression or the deposit that was committed to him or the lost thing that he found

Lev 16:29

(NIV)
‘This is to be a lasting ordinance for you: on the tenth day of the seventh month you must deny yourselves and not do any work – whether native-born or a foreigner residing among you –
(ESV)
“And it shall be a statute to you forever that in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month, you shall afflict yourselves and shall do no work, either the native or the stranger who sojourns among you.

Lev 16:31

(NIV)
It is a day of sabbath rest, and you must deny yourselves; it is a lasting ordinance.
(ESV)
It is a Sabbath of solemn rest to you, and you shall afflict yourselves; it is a statute forever.

Lev 18:18

(NIV)
‘“Do not take your wife’s sister as a rival wife and have sexual relations with her while your wife is living.

(ESV)
And you shall not take a woman as a rival wife to her sister, uncovering her nakedness while her sister is still alive.

Lev 19:10

(NIV)
Do not go over your vineyard a second time or pick up the grapes that have fallen. Leave them for the poor and the foreigner. I am the Lord your God.

(ESV)
And you shall not strip your vineyard bare, neither shall you gather the fallen grapes of your vineyard. You shall leave them for the poor and for the sojourner: I am the Lord your God.

Lev 19:13

(NIV)
‘“Do not defraud or rob your neighbour.

‘“Do not hold back the wages of a hired worker overnight.

(ESV)
“You shall not oppress your neighbor or rob him. The wages of a hired worker shall not remain with you all night until the morning.

Lev 19:33

(NIV)
‘“When a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not ill-treat them.
(ESV)
When a stranger sojourns with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong.

Lev 23:22

(NIV)
‘“When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Leave them for the poor and for the foreigner residing among you. I am the Lord your God.”’

(ESV)
“And when you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap your field right up to its edge, nor shall you gather the gleanings after your harvest. You shall leave them for the poor and for the sojourner: I am the Lord your God.”

Lev 23:27

(NIV)
‘The tenth day of this seventh month is the Day of Atonement. Hold a sacred assembly and deny yourselves, and present a food offering to the Lord.
(ESV)
Now on the tenth day of this seventh month is the Day of Atonement. It shall be for you a time of holy convocation, and you shall afflict yourselves and present a food offering to the Lord.

Lev 23:29

(NIV)
Those who do not deny themselves on that day must be cut off from their people.
(ESV)
For whoever is not afflicted on that very day shall be cut off from his people.

Lev 23:32

(NIV)
It is a day of sabbath rest for you, and you must deny yourselves. From the evening of the ninth day of the month until the following evening you are to observe your sabbath.’

(ESV)
It shall be to you a Sabbath of solemn rest, and you shall afflict yourselves. On the ninth day of the month beginning at evening, from evening to evening shall you keep your Sabbath.”

Lev 25:14

(NIV)
‘“If you sell land to any of your own people or buy land from them, do not take advantage of each other.
(ESV)
And if you make a sale to your neighbor or buy from your neighbor, you shall not wrong one another.

Lev 25:17

(NIV)
Do not take advantage of each other, but fear your God. I am the Lord your God.

(ESV)
You shall not wrong one another, but you shall fear your God, for I am the Lord your God.

Num 10:9

(NIV)
When you go into battle in your own land against an enemy who is oppressing you, sound a blast on the trumpets. Then you will be remembered by the Lord your God and rescued from your enemies.
(ESV)
And when you go to war in your land against the adversary who oppresses you, then you shall sound an alarm with the trumpets, that you may be remembered before the Lord your God, and you shall be saved from your enemies.

Num 11:8

(NIV)
The people went around gathering it, and then ground it in a hand-mill or crushed it in a mortar. They cooked it in a pot or made it into loaves. And it tasted like something made with olive oil.
(ESV)
The people went about and gathered it and ground it in handmills or beat it in mortars and boiled it in pots and made cakes of it. And the taste of it was like the taste of cakes baked with oil.

Num 12:3

(NIV)
(Now Moses was a very humble man, more humble than anyone else on the face of the earth.)

(ESV)
Now the man Moses was very meek, more than all people who were on the face of the earth.

Num 22:25

(NIV)
When the donkey saw the angel of the Lord, it pressed close to the wall, crushing Balaam’s foot against it. So he beat the donkey again.

(ESV)
And when the donkey saw the angel of the Lord, she pushed against the wall and pressed Balaam’s foot against the wall. So he struck her again.

Num 23:21

(NIV)
‘No misfortune is seen in Jacob,
no misery observed in Israel.
The Lord their God is with them;
the shout of the King is among them.
(ESV)
He has not beheld misfortune in Jacob,
nor has he seen trouble in Israel.
The Lord their God is with them,
and the shout of a king is among them.

Num 24:24

(NIV)
Ships will come from the shores of Cyprus;
they will subdue Ashur and Eber,
but they too will come to ruin.’
(ESV)
But ships shall come from Kittim
and shall afflict Asshur and Eber;
and he too shall come to utter destruction.”

Num 25:17

(NIV)
‘Treat the Midianites as enemies and kill them.
(ESV)
Harass the Midianites and strike them down,

Num 25:18

(NIV)
They treated you as enemies when they deceived you in the Peor incident involving their sister Kozbi, the daughter of a Midianite leader, the woman who was killed when the plague came as a result of that incident.’

(ESV)
for they have harassed you with their wiles, with which they beguiled you in the matter of Peor, and in the matter of Cozbi, the daughter of the chief of Midian, their sister, who was killed on the day of the plague on account of Peor.”

Num 29:7

(NIV)
‘“On the tenth day of this seventh month hold a sacred assembly. You must deny yourselves and do no work.
(ESV)
“On the tenth day of this seventh month you shall have a holy convocation and afflict yourselves. You shall do no work,

Num 30:13

(NIV)
Her husband may confirm or nullify any vow she makes or any sworn pledge to deny herself.
(ESV)
Any vow and any binding oath to afflict herself, her husband may establish, or her husband may make void.

Num 33:55

(NIV)
‘“But if you do not drive out the inhabitants of the land, those you allow to remain will become barbs in your eyes and thorns in your sides. They will give you trouble in the land where you will live.
(ESV)
But if you do not drive out the inhabitants of the land from before you, then those of them whom you let remain shall be as barbs in your eyes and thorns in your sides, and they shall trouble you in the land where you dwell.

Deut 1:29

(NIV)
Then I said to you, ‘Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them.
(ESV)
Then I said to you, ‘Do not be in dread or afraid of them.

Deut 7:21

(NIV)
Do not be terrified by them, for the Lord your God, who is among you, is a great and awesome God.
(ESV)
You shall not be in dread of them, for the Lord your God is in your midst, a great and awesome God.

Deut 8:2

(NIV)
Remember how the Lord your God led you all the way in the wilderness these forty years, to humble and test you in order to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep his commands.
(ESV)
And you shall remember the whole way that the Lord your God has led you these forty years in the wilderness, that he might humble you, testing you to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments or not.

Deut 8:3

(NIV)
He humbled you, causing you to hunger and then feeding you with manna, which neither you nor your ancestors had known, to teach you that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the Lord.
(ESV)
And he humbled you and let you hunger and fed you with manna, which you did not know, nor did your fathers know, that he might make you know that man does not live by bread alone, but man lives by every word that comes from the mouth of the Lord.

Deut 8:16

(NIV)
He gave you manna to eat in the wilderness, something your ancestors had never known, to humble and test you so that in the end it might go well with you.
(ESV)
who fed you in the wilderness with manna that your fathers did not know, that he might humble you and test you, to do you good in the end.
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