Deuteronomy 16:16-22 NAS

16 "1Three times in a year all your males shall appear before the LORD your God in the place which He chooses, at the Feast of Unleavened Bread and at the Feast of Weeks and at the Feast of Booths, and 2they shall not appear before the LORD empty-handed.

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17 "Every man ashall give as he is able, according to the blessing of the LORD your God which He has given you.

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    • Ţ 16:17 - Lit "according to the gift of his hand"
      18 "You shall appoint for yourself judges and officers in all your btowns which the LORD your God is giving you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.

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          19 "3You shall not distort justice; 4you shall not cbe partial , and 5you shall not take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.

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          20 "Justice, and only justice, you shall pursue, that 6you may live and possess the land which the LORD your God is giving you.

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          21 "7You shall not plant for yourself an dAsherah of any kind of tree beside the altar of the LORD your God, which you shall make for yourself.

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            • ť 16:21 - I.e. wooden symbol of a female deity
              22 "8You shall not set up for yourself a sacred pillar which the LORD your God hates.

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