afflicting them

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  • Its members encouraged people to get involved in problems that afflicted them directly.
  • And the water covered them that afflicted them: there was not one of them left. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Psalms Book 21
  • The Lord above knows I knew nothing in the least measure how or who afflicted them. Cited from Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II, by Charles Upham
  • I cannot quite understand why God afflicts them so. Cited from The Sowers, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • But these grievously afflicted them whom they had received with joy, and who lived under the same laws. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book of Wisdom Book 25
  • And thou gavest them into the hands of their enemies, and they afflicted them. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, 2 Esdras Book 16
  • Because the Lord will judge his cause: and will afflict them that have afflicted his soul. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Proverbs Book 22
  • But the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied and grew. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 5 (of 12), by G. Maspero
  • I said not that she did afflict them. Cited from Giles Corey, Yeoman, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The labour of fools shall afflict them that know not how to go to the city. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Ecclesiastes Book 23
  • Therefore they did set over them taskmasters to afflict them with their burdens. Cited from The Gospel of the Pentateuch, by Charles Kingsley
  • Neither should we afflict them with any dismal account of our health, state of mind or outward circumstances. Cited from Our Deportment, by John H. Young
  • But once during the last twenty years, as far as I could learn, has anything like an epidemic afflicted them. Cited from The Seminole Indians of Florida, by Clay MacCauley
  • Send back those gods who are afflicting them to those imaginary regions from whence fear first drew them forth. Cited from The Heavenly Father, by Ernest Naville
  • S: And those who, when great wrong afflicts them, defend themselves. Cited from Three Translations of The Koran (Al-Qur'an) side by side
  • Then shall the just stand with great constancy against those that have afflicted them, and taken away their labours. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book of Wisdom Book 25
  • "What a sweet child!" the devil understood her, and afflicted them with diseases immediately. Cited from Memoirs of Popular Delusions V2, by Charles MacKay
  • The season of rains also cannot afflict them at all. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • They must return eventually to the abyss of unending night, and the darkness of death afflicted them always. Cited from The Magician, by Somerset Maugham
  • Very few, if any, higher life forms existed that did not have some sort of submicroscopic parasite afflicting them. Cited from Star Surgeon, by Alan Nourse