Search Results for: Oppression

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  • Midrash: Classical Rabbinic

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    Lemma Let heavier work be laid upon the men Theme Oppression Subtheme Oppression backfires Original Source **Mekhilta De-Rabbi Shimon Bar Yo ...

  • Midrash: Classical Rabbinic

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    Lemma the more they were oppressed, the more they increased and spread out Theme Oppression Subtheme Oppression backfires Original Source B{ ...

  • Midrash: Classical Rabbinic

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    Lemma May the Lord look upon you and punish you Theme Oppression Subtheme Oppression is contagious Original Source Midrash Ecclesiastes Zuta ...

  • Midrash: Classical Rabbinic

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    Lemma she hid him for three months Theme Oppression Subtheme Resistance is not futile Original Source B{Abbrev}{Glossary: Talmud}. Sot. 12b ...

  • Exodus 1 : 12

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    But the more they were oppressed, the more they increased and spread out, so that the [Egyptians] came to dread the Israelites. ...

  • Exodus 5 : 8

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    But impose upon them the same quota of bricks as they have been making heretofore; do not reduce it, for they are shirkers; that is why they ...

  • Exodus 5 : 21

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    and they said to them, “May the Lord look upon you and punish you for making us loathsome to Pharaoh and his courtiers—putting a sword in th ...

  • 1 Samuel 8 : 11

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    He said, “This will be the practice of the king who will rule over you: He will take your sons and appoint them as his charioteers and horse ...

  • The main feature of the king

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    Two verbs repeat in verses 11-18: "to take" (Heb. l-q-kh ; verses 11, 13, 14 and 16) and the verb "to take tenth part" (Heb. '-s-r ; verse ...

  • Using the Bible for moral justifications

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    Here's a great example of an ancient Biblical practice that not only seems barbaric but is just wrong! This shows people can use any excerp ...

  • Remark

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    The keyword here is "excerpt." The Torah is not a list of laws or facts; it is a living, guiding book, and therefore, verses taken out of c ...

  • Deuteronomy 22 : 20

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    But if the charge proves true, the girl was found not to have been a virgin, ...

  • 1 Chronicles 1 : 28

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    The sons of Abraham: Isaac and Ishmael. ...

  • Where are the mothers?

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    This makes Ishmael and Isaac sound like equals. ...

  • Deuteronomy 7 : 1

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    When the Lord your God brings you to the land that you are about to enter and possess, and He dislodges many nations before you—the Hittites ...

  • Going into Israel

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    I never noticed how violent these instructions really are... ...

  • Exodus 2 : 2

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    The woman conceived and bore a son; and when she saw how beautiful he was, she hid him for three months. ...

  • Psalms 107 : 39

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    after they had been few and crushedby oppression, misery, and sorrow. ...

  • Isaiah 14 : 4

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    you shall recite this song of scorn over the king of Babylon:How is the taskmaster vanished,How is oppression ended! ...

  • Psalms 55 : 4

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    at the clamor of the enemy,because of the oppression of the wicked;for they bring evil upon meand furiously harass me. ...

  • Isaiah 54 : 14

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    You shall be established through righteousness.You shall be safe from oppression,And shall have no fear;From ruin, and it shall not come nea ...

  • Amos 3 : 9

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    Proclaim in the fortresses of AshdodAnd in the fortresses of the land of Egypt!Say:Gather on the hill of SamariaAnd witness the great outrag ...

  • Ecclesiastes 4 : 1

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    I further observed all the oppression that goes on under the sun: the tears of the oppressed, with none to comfort them; and the power of th ...

  • Deuteronomy 26 : 7

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    We cried to the Lord, the God of our fathers, and the Lord heard our plea and saw our plight, our misery, and our oppression. ...

  • Ecclesiastes 5 : 7

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    If you see in a province oppression of the poor and suppression of right and justice, don’t wonder at the fact; for one high official is pro ...