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Leviticus 25:31-41

NIV 31 But houses in villages without walls around them are to be considered as open country. They can be redeemed, and they are to be returned in the Jubilee. NIV 31 But houses in villages without walls around them are to be considered as open country. They can be redeemed, and they are to be returned in the Jubilee. NIV 32 " 'The Levites always have the right to redeem their houses in the Levitical towns, which they possess. NIV 32 " 'The Levites always have the right to redeem their houses in the Levitical towns, which they possess. NIV 33 So the property of the Levites is redeemable--that is, a house sold in any town they hold--and is to be returned in the Jubilee, because the houses in the towns of the Levites are their property among the Israelites. NIV 33 So the property of the Levites is redeemable--that is, a house sold in any town they hold--and is to be returned in the Jubilee, because the houses in the towns of the Levites are their property among the Israelites. NIV 34 But the pastureland belonging to their towns must not be sold; it is their permanent possession. NIV 34 But the pastureland belonging to their towns must not be sold; it is their permanent possession. NIV 35 " 'If one of your countrymen becomes poor and is unable to support himself among you, help him as you would an alien or a temporary resident, so he can continue to live among you. NIV 35 " 'If one of your countrymen becomes poor and is unable to support himself among you, help him as you would an alien or a temporary resident, so he can continue to live among you. NIV 36 Do not take interest of any kind from him, but fear your God, so that your countryman may continue to live among you. NIV 36 Do not take interest of any kind from him, but fear your God, so that your countryman may continue to live among you. NIV 37 You must not lend him money at interest or sell him food at a profit. NIV 37 You must not lend him money at interest or sell him food at a profit. NIV 38 I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt to give you the land of Canaan and to be your God. NIV 38 I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt to give you the land of Canaan and to be your God. NIV 39 " 'If one of your countrymen becomes poor among you and sells himself to you, do not make him work as a slave. NIV 39 " 'If one of your countrymen becomes poor among you and sells himself to you, do not make him work as a slave. NIV 40 He is to be treated as a hired worker or a temporary resident among you; he is to work for you until the Year of Jubilee. NIV 40 He is to be treated as a hired worker or a temporary resident among you; he is to work for you until the Year of Jubilee. NIV 41 Then he and his children are to be released, and he will go back to his own clan and to the property of his forefathers. NIV 41 Then he and his children are to be released, and he will go back to his own clan and to the property of his forefathers.