Deuteronomy 22:1-9 LEB

1 "You shall not watch the ox of your neighbor or his sheep or goat straying and ignore them; certainly you shall return them to your neighbor.
2 And if your countrymana [is] not near you or you do not know {who he is},b then you shall bring it {to your household},c and it shall bed with you {until your countryman seeks after it},e and you shall return it to him.

References for Deuteronomy 22:2

    • Ϥ 22:2 - Or "brother"
    • ϥ 22:2 - Literally "him"
    • Ϧ 22:2 - Literally "to the midst of your house"
    • ϧ 22:2 - Or "remain"
    • Ϩ 22:2 - Literally "the seeking of your countryman after it"
      3 And thus [also] you shall do regardingf his donkey, and thus you shall do concerningg his garment, and so you shall do with respect toh all [of] the lost property of your countrymani that is lost from him and you find it; you are not allowed to withhold help.

      References for Deuteronomy 22:3

          4 "You shall not see the donkey of your neighbor or his ox fallen on the road and you ignore them; certainly you must help them [get] up [along] with him.
          5 "The apparel of a man shall not be [put] onj a woman, and a man shall not wear the clothing of a woman, because everyone who does these things is detestable to Yahweh your God.

          References for Deuteronomy 22:5

            • ϭ 22:5 - Literally "on"
              6 "If a bird's nest is found {before you}k on the road in any tree or on the ground, [and there are] chicks or eggs, and the mother [is] lying down on the chicks or the eggs, you shall not take the mother along with the young;

              References for Deuteronomy 22:6

                • Ϯ 22:6 - Literally "before your face"
                  7 you shall certainly let the mother go, but you may take the young for yourselves;l [do this] {so that it may go well}m for you and {you may live long in the land}.n

                  References for Deuteronomy 22:7

                    • ϯ 22:7 - Hebrew "for you"
                    • ϰ 22:7 - Literally "he/it is good"
                    • ϱ 22:7 - Literally "and you may make long/extend days"
                      8 "When you build a new house theno you shall make a parapet wallp for your roof, so that you will not bring bloodguilt on your house {if anyone should fall from it}.q

                      References for Deuteronomy 22:8

                        • ϲ 22:8 - Hebrew "and"
                        • ϳ 22:8 - Or "fence/rail"
                        • ϴ 22:8 - Literally "if should fall the falling from it"
                          9 "You shall not sow your vineyard [with] differing kinds [of seed], so that you shall not forfeit {the whole harvest},r [both] the seed that you sowed and the yield of the vineyard.

                          References for Deuteronomy 22:9

                            • ϵ 22:9 - Literally "the entire fullness"