Ezekiel 18:5-9 NIV

5 "Suppose there is a righteous man who does what is just and right.
6 He does not eat at the mountain1 shrines or look to the idols2 of the house of Israel. He does not defile his neighbor's wife or lie with a woman during her period.3

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7 He does not oppress4 anyone, but returns what he took in pledge5 for a loan. He does not commit robbery6 but gives his food to the hungry7 and provides clothing for the naked.8

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8 He does not lend at usury or take excessive interest.a9 He withholds his hand from doing wrong and judges fairly10 between man and man.

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    • a 18:8 - Or "take interest "; similarly in verses 13 and 17
      9 He follows my decrees11 and faithfully keeps my laws. That man is righteous;12 he will surely live,13 declares the Sovereign LORD.

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