Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

At his day thou shalt give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it; for he is poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry against thee unto the LORD, and it be sin unto thee.

Setteth his heart upon it

General references

Bible References

At his

Leviticus 19:13
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.
Proverbs 3:27
Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, When it is in the power of thy hand to do it.
Jeremiah 22:13
Woe unto him that buildeth his house by unrighteousness, and his chambers by injustice; that useth his neighbor's service without wages, and giveth him not his hire;
Matthew 20:8
And when even was come, the lord of the vineyard saith unto his steward, Call the laborers, and pay them their hire, beginning from the last unto the first.
Mark 10:19
Thou knowest the commandments, Do not kill, Do not commit adultery, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Do not defraud, Honor thy father and mother.
James 5:4
Behold, the hire of the laborers who mowed your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth out: and the cries of them that reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.

Setteth his heart upon it

Psalm 24:4
He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; Who hath not lifted up his soul unto falsehood, And hath not sworn deceitfully.
Psalm 25:1
Unto thee, O Jehovah, do I lift up my soul.
Psalm 86:4
Rejoice the soul of thy servant; For unto thee, O Lord, do I lift up my soul.

Lest he

Deuteronomy 15:9
Beware that there be not a base thought in thy heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou give him nought; and he cry unto Jehovah against thee, and it be sin unto thee.
Exodus 22:23
If thou afflict them at all, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry;
Job 31:38
If my land crieth out against me, And the furrows thereof weep together;
Job 34:28
So that they caused the cry of the poor to come unto him, And he heard the cry of the afflicted.
Job 35:9
By reason of the multitude of oppressions they cry out; They cry for help by reason of the arm of the mighty.
Proverbs 22:22
Rob not the poor, because he is poor; Neither oppress the afflicted in the gate:
Proverbs 23:10
Remove not the ancient landmark; And enter not into the fields of the fatherless:
Isaiah 5:7
For the vineyard of Jehovah of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for justice, but, behold, oppression; for righteousness, but, behold, a cry.
James 5:4
Behold, the hire of the laborers who mowed your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth out: and the cries of them that reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.

General references

Proverbs 3:28
Say not unto thy neighbor, Go, and come again, And to-morrow I will give; When thou hast it by thee.