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Exodus 22:20-30 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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20 "Whoever sacrifices to any god other than the LORD must be destroyed. 20 "Whoever sacrifices to any god other than the LORD must be destroyed.
21 "Do not mistreat an alien or oppress him, for you were aliens in Egypt. 21 "Do not mistreat an alien or oppress him, for you were aliens in Egypt.
22 "Do not take advantage of a widow or an orphan. 22 "Do not take advantage of a widow or an orphan.
23 If you do and they cry out to me, I will certainly hear their cry. 23 If you do and they cry out to me, I will certainly hear their cry.
24 My anger will be aroused, and I will kill you with the sword; your wives will become widows and your children fatherless. 24 My anger will be aroused, and I will kill you with the sword; your wives will become widows and your children fatherless.
25 "If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not be like a moneylender; charge him no interest. 25 "If you lend money to one of my people among you who is needy, do not be like a moneylender; charge him no interest.
26 If you take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, return it to him by sunset, 26 If you take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, return it to him by sunset,
27 because his cloak is the only covering he has for his body. What else will he sleep in? When he cries out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate. 27 because his cloak is the only covering he has for his body. What else will he sleep in? When he cries out to me, I will hear, for I am compassionate.
28 "Do not blaspheme God or curse the ruler of your people. 28 "Do not blaspheme God or curse the ruler of your people.
29 "Do not hold back offerings from your granaries or your vats. "You must give me the firstborn of your sons. 29 "Do not hold back offerings from your granaries or your vats. "You must give me the firstborn of your sons.
30 Do the same with your cattle and your sheep. Let them stay with their mothers for seven days, but give them to me on the eighth day. 30 Do the same with your cattle and your sheep. Let them stay with their mothers for seven days, but give them to me on the eighth day.