Exodus 22:13-23 NIV

13 If it was torn to pieces by a wild animal, he shall bring in the remains as evidence and he will not be required to pay for the torn animal.1

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14 "If a man borrows an animal from his neighbor and it is injured or dies while the owner is not present, he must make restitution.2

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      15 But if the owner is with the animal, the borrower will not have to pay. If the animal was hired, the money paid for the hire covers the loss.3

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      Social Responsibility

      16 "If a man seduces a virgin4 who is not pledged to be married and sleeps with her, he must pay the bride-price,5 and she shall be his wife.

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      17 If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he must still pay the bride-price for virgins.
      18 "Do not allow a sorceress6 to live.

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      19 "Anyone who has sexual relations with an animal7 must be put to death.

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      20 "Whoever sacrifices to any god8 other than the LORD must be destroyed.a9

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        • d 22:20 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
          21 "Do not mistreat an alien10 or oppress him, for you were aliens11 in Egypt.

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          22 "Do not take advantage of a widow or an orphan.12
          23 If you do and they cry out13 to me, I will certainly hear their cry.14

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