Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thou shalt not have in thy bag divers weights, a great and a small.

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Bible References

In thy bag

Leviticus 19:35
You shall do no wrong in judgment, in measurement of weight, or capacity.
Proverbs 11:1
A false balance is an abomination to the Lord,
But a just weight is His delight.
Proverbs 16:11
A just balance and scales belong to the Lord;
All the weights of the bag are His concern.
Proverbs 20:10
Differing weights and differing measures,
Both of them are abominable to the Lord.
Ezekiel 45:10
“You shall have just balances, a just ephah and a just bath.
Amos 8:5
“When will the new moon be over,
So that we may sell grain,
And the sabbath, that we may open the wheat market,
To make the bushel smaller and the shekel bigger,
And to cheat with dishonest scales,
Micah 6:11
“Can I justify wicked scales
And a bag of deceptive weights?

General references

Exodus 20:15
You shall not steal.
Leviticus 19:15
You shall do no injustice in judgment; you shall not be partial to the poor nor defer to the great, but you are to judge your neighbor fairly.