Exodus 23:1-9 NAS

Sundry Laws

1 "1You shall not bear a false report; do not join your hand with a wicked man to be a 2malicious witness.
2 "You shall not follow * athe masses in doing evil, nor shall you btestify in a dispute so as to turn aside after ca multitude in order to 3pervert justice;

References for Exodus 23:2

    • Ɋ 23:2 - Lit "many men"
    • ɋ 23:2 - Or "answer"
    • Ɍ 23:2 - Lit "many men"
      3 4nor shall you dbe partial to a poor man in his dispute.

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      4 "5If you meet your enemy's ox or his donkey wandering away, you shall surely return it to him

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      5 "6If you see the donkey of one who hates you lying helpless under its load, you shall refrain from leaving it to him, you shall surely release it with him.

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      6 "7You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.

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      7 "8Keep far from a false charge, and 9do not kill the innocent or the righteous, for 10I will not acquit the guilty.

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      8 "11You shall not take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the clear-sighted and esubverts the cause of the just.

      References for Exodus 23:8

        • Ɏ 23:8 - Or "distorts the words"
          9 "12You shall not oppress a fstranger, since you yourselves know the gfeelings of a hstranger, for you also were istrangers in the land of Egypt.

          References for Exodus 23:9

            • ɏ 23:9 - Or "sojourner(s)"
            • ɐ 23:9 - Lit "soul"
            • ɑ 23:9 - Or "sojourner(s)"
            • ɒ 23:9 - Or "sojourner(s)"