Parallel Bible results for Exodus 22:16-31

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Exodus 22:16-31

CEB 16 When a man seduces a young woman who isn't engaged to be married yet and he sleeps with her, he must marry her and pay the bride-price for her. NIV 16 "If a man seduces a virgin who is not pledged to be married and sleeps with her, he must pay the bride-price, and she shall be his wife. CEB 17 But if her father absolutely refuses to let them marry, he must still pay the same amount as the bride-price for young women. NIV 17 If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he must still pay the bride-price for virgins. CEB 18 Don't allow a female sorcerer to live. NIV 18 "Do not allow a sorceress to live. CEB 19 Anyone who has sexual relations with an animal should be put to death. NIV 19 "Anyone who has sexual relations with an animal must be put to death. CEB 20 Anyone who offers sacrifices to any god, other than the LORD alone, should be destroyed. NIV 20 "Whoever sacrifices to any god other than the LORD must be destroyed. CEB 21 Don't mistreat or oppress an immigrant, because you were once immigrants in the land of Egypt. NIV 21 "Do not mistreat an alien or oppress him, for you were aliens in Egypt. CEB 22 Don't treat any widow or orphan badly. NIV 22 "Do not take advantage of a widow or an orphan. CEB 23 If you do treat them badly and they cry out to me, you can be sure that I'll hear their cry. NIV 23 If you do and they cry out to me, I will certainly hear their cry. CEB 24 I'll be furious, and I'll kill you with the sword. Then your wives will be widows, and your children will be orphans. NIV 24 My anger will be aroused, and I will kill you with the sword; your wives will become widows and your children fatherless. CEB 25 If you lend money to my people who are poor among you, don't be a creditor and charge them interest. NIV 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. CEB 26 If you take a piece of clothing from someone as a security deposit, you should return it before the sun goes down. NIV 26 If you take your neighbor's cloak as a pledge, return it to him by sunset, CEB 27 His clothing may well be his only blanket to cover himself. What else will that person have to sleep in? And if he cries out to me, I'll listen, because I'm compassionate. NIV 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. CEB 28 Don't say a curse against God, and don't curse your people's chief. NIV 28 "Do not blaspheme God or curse the ruler of your people. CEB 29 Don't delay offering the produce of your vineyards and winepresses. Give me your oldest son. NIV 29 "Do not hold back offerings from your granaries or your vats. "You must give me the firstborn of your sons. CEB 30 Do the same with your oxen and with your sheep. They should stay with their mother for seven days. On the eighth day, you should give them to me. NIV 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. CEB 31 You are holy people to me. Don't eat any meat killed by wild animals out in the field. Throw it to the dogs instead. NIV 31 "You are to be my holy people. So do not eat the meat of an animal torn by wild beasts; throw it to the dogs.