"1Threetimes in a yearall your males shall appearbefore the LORD your God in the placewhich He chooses, at the Feast of UnleavenedBread and at the Feast of Weeks and at the Feast of Booths, and 2they shall not appearbefore the LORDempty-handed.
17"Everymanashall give as he is able, according to the blessing of the LORD your Godwhich He has given you.
"You shall appoint for yourself judges and officers in all your btownswhich the LORD your God is giving you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteousjudgment.
"3You shall not distortjustice; 4you shall not cbe partial , and 5you shall not take a bribe, for a bribeblinds the eyes of the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.
20"Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue, that 6you may live and possess the landwhich the LORD your God is giving you.
"7You shall not plant for yourself an dAsherah of any kind of treebeside the altar of the LORD your God, which you shall make for yourself.
"8You shall not set up for yourself a sacred pillarwhich the LORD your Godhates.