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Exodus 22:9 NIV

9 In all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, ‘This is mine,’ both parties are to bring their cases before the judges.a The one whom the judges declareb guilty must pay back double to the other.

References for Exodus 22:9

    • — 22:9 - Or "before God"
    • ˜ 22:9 - Or "whom God declares"

      Study tools for Exodus 22:9

      • a 22:8 - Or "before God, and he will"
      • b 22:9 - Or "before God"
      • c 22:9 - Or "whom God declares"
      • d 22:20 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
      • e 22:28 - Or "Do not revile the judges"
      • f 22:29 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.