Leviticus 25:47-55 NAS

Of Redeeming a Poor Man

47 'Now if the ameans of a stranger or of a sojourner with you becomes sufficient, and a bcountryman of yours becomes so poor with regard to him as to sell himself to a stranger who is sojourning with you, or to the descendants of a stranger's family,

References for Leviticus 25:47

    • ǡ 25:47 - Lit "hand...reaches"
    • Ǣ 25:47 - Lit "brother"
      48 then he shall have redemption right after he has been sold. One of his brothers may redeem him,
      49 or his uncle, or his uncle's son, may redeem him, or one of his blood relatives from his family may redeem him; or c1if he prospers, he may redeem himself.

      References for Leviticus 25:49

        • ǣ 25:49 - Lit "if his hand has reached and"
          50 'He then with his purchaser shall calculate from the year when he sold himself to him up to the year of jubilee; and the price of his sale shall correspond to the number of years. It is like the days of a hired man that he shall be with him.
          51 'If there are still many years, 2he shall refund part of his purchase price in proportion to them for his own redemption;

          References for Leviticus 25:51

          52 and if few years remain until the year of jubilee, he shall so calculate with him. In proportion to his years he is to refund the amount for his redemption.
          53 'Like a man hired year by year he shall be with him; 3he shall not rule over him with severity in your sight.

          References for Leviticus 25:53

          54 'Even if he is not redeemed by dthese means, 4he shall still go out in the year of jubilee, he and his sons with him.

          References for Leviticus 25:54

          55 'For the sons of Israel are My servants; they are My servants whom I brought out from the land of Egypt. I am the LORD your God.