(9)In all their affliction he was afflicted and the angel of his presence saved them:in his love and in his pity he redeemed them: and he bare them, and carried them all the days of old.
(10)But they rebelled, and vexed his holy Spirit: therefore he was turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.
(11)Then he remembered the days of old...
Isaiah 63:8-11, The Holy Bible (King James Version)]
maybe we are casualties-