Job 29:12
because I rescued the poor who cried out and the fatherless who had no helper.
Cross References
Job 24:4
They push the needy off the road and force all the poor of the land into hiding.

Job 24:9
The fatherless infant is snatched from the breast; the nursing child of the poor is seized for a debt.

Job 31:17
if I have eaten my morsel alone, not sharing it with the fatherless--

Job 31:21
if I have lifted up my hand against the fatherless because I saw that I had support in the gate,

Job 34:28
They caused the cry of the poor to come before Him, and He heard the outcry of the afflicted.

Psalm 72:12
For he will deliver the needy who cry out and the afflicted who have no helper.

Psalm 82:4
Rescue the weak and needy; save them from the hand of the wicked.

Psalm 88:4
I am counted among those descending to the Pit. I am like a man without strength.

Proverbs 21:13
Whoever shuts his ears to the cry of the poor, he too shall cry out and receive no answer.

Proverbs 31:8
Open your mouth for those with no voice, for the cause of all the dispossessed.

Treasury of Scripture
Because I delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him.

I delivered

Job 22:5-9
Is not thy wickedness great? and thine iniquities infinite? …

Nehemiah 5:2-13
For there were that said, We, our sons, and our daughters, are many: therefore we take up corn for them, that we may eat, and live…

Psalm 72:12
For he shall deliver the needy when he crieth; the poor also, and him that hath no helper.

the fatherless

Exodus 22:22-24
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child…

Deuteronomy 10:18
He doth execute the judgment of the fatherless and widow, and loveth the stranger, in giving him food and raiment.

Psalm 68:5
A father of the fatherless, and a judge of the widows, is God in his holy habitation.


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