|King James Version (KJV)
||New International Version (NIV)
39 And if thy brother that dwelleth by thee be waxen poor , and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bondservant:
39 " 'If one of your countrymen becomes poor among you and sells himself to you, do not make him work as a slave.
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