Cruelty, CruelSee also Oppression; Persecution; Scourgeinstruments of cruelty, Gen. 49:5.Cursed be … their wrath, for it was cruel, Gen. 49:7.hearkened not unto Moses … for cruel bondage, Ex. 6:9.Thou art become cruel to me, Job 30:21.Deliver me … out of the hand of the … cruel man, Ps. 71:4.dark places … are full of … cruelty, Ps. 74:20.he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh, Prov. 11:17.tender mercies of the wicked are cruel, Prov. 12:10.Wrath is cruel, Prov. 27:4.jealousy is cruel, Song 8:6.wounded thee … with the chastisement of a cruel one, Jer. 30:14.they are cruel, and will not shew mercy, Jer. 50:42.he cruelly oppressed, spoiled his brother, Ezek. 18:18.with force and with cruelty have ye ruled, Ezek. 34:4.oppress not the widow, Zech. 7:10.others had trial of cruel mockings and scourgings, Heb. 11:36.massacred by the barbarous cruelty, Alma 48:24.murder them in a most cruel manner, Moro. 9:10.See also 1 Chr. 20:3; Hab. 2:12; Matt. 27:26; Luke 10:30; Acts 16:23; 22:24; 2 Tim. 3:12; D&C 49:21; Moses 6:15.