Leviticus 19:13



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him The wages of a hired man are not to remain with you all night until morning.

King James Version

Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, neither rob him: the wages of him that is hired shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

Holman Bible

"You must not oppress your neighbor or rob [him]. The wages due a hired hand must not remain with you until morning.

International Standard Version

"You are not to oppress your neighbor or rob him. "The wages of a hired laborer are not to remain in your possession until morning.

A Conservative Version

Thou shall not oppress thy neighbor, nor rob him. The wages of a hired servant shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt not oppress thy neighbor, nor rob him: the wages of a hired servant shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

Amplified

You shall not defraud or oppress your neighbor or rob him; the wages of a hired servant shall not remain with you all night until morning.

Bible in Basic English

Do not be cruel to your neighbour or take what is his; do not keep back a servant's payment from him all night till the morning.

Darby Translation

Thou shalt not oppress thy neighbour, neither rob him. The wages of the hired servant shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, neither rob him. Do not detain the wages of the work of the hired man in thy house until the morning.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not oppress thy neighbor, and thou shalt not rob: the wages of the hireling shall not remain with thee till morning.

King James 2000

You shall not defraud your neighbor, neither rob him: the wages of him that is hired shall not abide with you all night until the morning.

Lexham Expanded Bible

" 'You shall not exploit your neighbor, and you shall not rob [him]; a hired worker's wage you shall not {withhold} overnight until morning.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not defraud your neighbor nor rob him. The wages of him who is hired shall not stay with you until the morning.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou shalt not beguile thy neighbour with cavillations, neither rob him violently, neither shall the workman's labour abide with thee until the morning.

NET Bible

You must not oppress your neighbor or commit robbery against him. You must not withhold the wages of the hired laborer overnight until morning.

New Heart English Bible

"'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him. The wages of a hired servant shall not remain with you all night until the morning.

New simplified Bible

Do not oppress your neighbor and do not rob him. Do not fail to pay your workers at the end of each day.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou shalt not oppress thy neighbour nor rob him , - The wages of him that is hired shall not tarry with thee, until the morning.

Webster

Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbor, neither rob him: the wages of him that is hired shall not abide with thee all night until the morning.

World English Bible

"'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him. "'The wages of a hired servant shall not remain with you all night until the morning.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Thou dost not oppress thy neighbour, nor take plunder; the wages of the hireling doth not remain with thee till morning.

Themes

Business Life » CAPITAL AND LABOUR » EMPLOYERS (Masters) » Duties of » Prompt Payment of Wages

Business Life » CAPITAL AND LABOUR » EMPLOYERS (Masters) » Sins of, Respecting Payment of Wages » Delaying Payment

Business Life » VICES FOUND IN, » Fraud

Capital and Labour » EMPLOYERS (Masters) » Duties of » Prompt Payment of Wages

Capital and Labour » EMPLOYERS (Masters) » Sins of, Respecting Payment of Wages » Delaying Payment

Dishonesty » General references

Duty » Masters' » Prompt Payment of Wages

Employee » General references

Employer » General references

Employers (Masters) » Duties of » Prompt Payment of Wages

Employers (Masters) » Sins of, Respecting Payment of Wages » Delaying Payment

Labor » General references

Master » Scriptures relating to masters of servants

Master's Duty » Prompt Payment of Wages

Masters » Duty of, toward servants; » Not to keep back their wages

Masters (Employers) » Duties of » Prompt Payment of Wages

Masters (Employers) » Sins of, Respecting Payment of Wages » Delaying Payment

Neighbor » General references

Night » The Jews » Forbidden to keep the wages of servants during

Quotations and Allusions » 1 Timothy 5:18, »The labourer is worthy of his reward.«

Robbery » Forbidden

Servant » Hired servant: » Unclassified scriptures relating to

Servants » Hired » To be paid without delay at the expiration of their service

Social Duties » Masters' Duties » Prompt Payment of Wages

Theft » Includes fraud concerning wages

Theft » Includes fraud in general

Theft and Thieves » General references

Vices » Found in Business » Fraud

Wages » Sins of Employers Respecting Payment of Wages » Delaying Payment

Wages » Unclassified scriptures relating to

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עשׁק 
`ashaq 
Usage: 36

ריע רע 
Rea` 
Usage: 187

גּזל 
Gazal 
Usage: 30

him the wages
פּעלּה 
P@`ullah 
Usage: 14

of him that is hired
שׂכיר 
Sakiyr 
Usage: 17

לין לוּן 
Luwn 
lodge , murmur , ... the night , abide , remain , tarry , lodge in , continue , dwell , endure , grudge , left , lie , variant
Usage: 84

Context Readings

Dealing Honestly

12 'You shall not swear falsely by My name, so as to profane the name of your God; I am the LORD. 13 'You shall not oppress your neighbor, nor rob him The wages of a hired man are not to remain with you all night until morning. 14 'You shall not curse a deaf man, nor place a stumbling block before the blind, but you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.



Cross References

James 5:4

Behold, the pay of the laborers who mowed your fields, and which has been withheld by you, cries out against you; and the outcry of those who did the harvesting has reached the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.

Deuteronomy 24:14-15

"You shall not oppress a hired servant who is poor and needy, whether he is one of your countrymen or one of your aliens who is in your land in your towns.

Malachi 3:5

"Then I will draw near to you for judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers and against the adulterers and against those who swear falsely, and against those who oppress the wage earner in his wages, the widow and the orphan, and those who turn aside the alien and do not fear Me," says the LORD of hosts.

Exodus 22:8-9

"If the thief is not caught, then the owner of the house shall appear before the judges, to determine whether he laid his hands on his neighbor's property.

Exodus 22:24-27

and My anger will be kindled, and I will kill you with the sword, and your wives shall become widows and your children fatherless.

Job 31:39

If I have eaten its fruit without money, Or have caused its owners to lose their lives,

Proverbs 20:10

Differing weights and differing measures, Both of them are abominable to the LORD.

Proverbs 22:22

Do not rob the poor because he is poor, Or crush the afflicted at the gate;

Jeremiah 22:3

'Thus says the LORD, "Do justice and righteousness, and deliver the one who has been robbed from the power of his oppressor Also do not mistreat or do violence to the stranger, the orphan, or the widow; and do not shed innocent blood in this place.

Jeremiah 22:13

"Woe to him who builds his house without righteousness And his upper rooms without justice, Who uses his neighbor's services without pay And does not give him his wages,

Ezekiel 22:29

"The people of the land have practiced oppression and committed robbery, and they have wronged the poor and needy and have oppressed the sojourner without justice.

Mark 10:19

"You know the commandments, 'DO NOT MURDER, DO NOT COMMIT ADULTERY, DO NOT STEAL, DO NOT BEAR FALSE WITNESS, Do not defraud, HONOR YOUR FATHER AND MOTHER.'"

Luke 3:13

And he said to them, "Collect no more than what you have been ordered to."

1 Thessalonians 4:6

and that no man transgress and defraud his brother in the matter because the Lord is the avenger in all these things, just as we also told you before and solemnly warned you.

Exodus 22:13

"If it is all torn to pieces, let him bring it as evidence; he shall not make restitution for what has been torn to pieces.

Exodus 22:15

"If its owner is with it, he shall not make restitution; if it is hired, it came for its hire.

Exodus 22:21

"You shall not wrong a stranger or oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.

Leviticus 6:3

or has found what was lost and lied about it and sworn falsely, so that he sins in regard to any one of the things a man may do;



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