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Leviticus 25:35-55

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. NIV 42 Because the Israelites are my servants, whom I brought out of Egypt, they must not be sold as slaves. NIV 42 Because the Israelites are my servants, whom I brought out of Egypt, they must not be sold as slaves. NIV 43 Do not rule over them ruthlessly, but fear your God. NIV 43 Do not rule over them ruthlessly, but fear your God. NIV 44 " 'Your male and female slaves are to come from the nations around you; from them you may buy slaves. NIV 44 " 'Your male and female slaves are to come from the nations around you; from them you may buy slaves. NIV 45 You may also buy some of the temporary residents living among you and members of their clans born in your country, and they will become your property. NIV 45 You may also buy some of the temporary residents living among you and members of their clans born in your country, and they will become your property. NIV 46 You can will them to your children as inherited property and can make them slaves for life, but you must not rule over your fellow Israelites ruthlessly. NIV 46 You can will them to your children as inherited property and can make them slaves for life, but you must not rule over your fellow Israelites ruthlessly. NIV 47 " 'If an alien or a temporary resident among you becomes rich and one of your countrymen becomes poor and sells himself to the alien living among you or to a member of the alien's clan, NIV 47 " 'If an alien or a temporary resident among you becomes rich and one of your countrymen becomes poor and sells himself to the alien living among you or to a member of the alien's clan, NIV 48 he retains the right of redemption after he has sold himself. One of his relatives may redeem him: NIV 48 he retains the right of redemption after he has sold himself. One of his relatives may redeem him: NIV 49 An uncle or a cousin or any blood relative in his clan may redeem him. Or if he prospers, he may redeem himself. NIV 49 An uncle or a cousin or any blood relative in his clan may redeem him. Or if he prospers, he may redeem himself. NIV 50 He and his buyer are to count the time from the year he sold himself up to the Year of Jubilee. The price for his release is to be based on the rate paid to a hired man for that number of years. NIV 50 He and his buyer are to count the time from the year he sold himself up to the Year of Jubilee. The price for his release is to be based on the rate paid to a hired man for that number of years. NIV 51 If many years remain, he must pay for his redemption a larger share of the price paid for him. NIV 51 If many years remain, he must pay for his redemption a larger share of the price paid for him. NIV 52 If only a few years remain until the Year of Jubilee, he is to compute that and pay for his redemption accordingly. NIV 52 If only a few years remain until the Year of Jubilee, he is to compute that and pay for his redemption accordingly. NIV 53 He is to be treated as a man hired from year to year; you must see to it that his owner does not rule over him ruthlessly. NIV 53 He is to be treated as a man hired from year to year; you must see to it that his owner does not rule over him ruthlessly. NIV 54 " 'Even if he is not redeemed in any of these ways, he and his children are to be released in the Year of Jubilee, NIV 54 " 'Even if he is not redeemed in any of these ways, he and his children are to be released in the Year of Jubilee, NIV 55 for the Israelites belong to me as servants. They are my servants, whom I brought out of Egypt. I am the LORD your God. NIV 55 for the Israelites belong to me as servants. They are my servants, whom I brought out of Egypt. I am the LORD your God.