Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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In thy bag

Leviticus 19:35
Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in measurement of land, in weight, or in other measure.
Proverbs 11:1
A false balance is abomination to the LORD, but a just weight is his delight.
Proverbs 16:11
A just weight and balance are the LORD's; all the weights of the bag are his work.
Proverbs 20:10
Double weights and double measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.
Ezekiel 45:10
Ye shall have just balances and a just ephah and a just bath.
Amos 8:5
saying, When the month is over, we will sell the wheat; and after the sabbath day we will open the storehouse of bread, making the ephah small, and the shekel great, and falsifying the balances by deceit;
Micah 6:11
Can I be pure with false balances and with a bag of deceitful weights?

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Exodus 20:15
Thou shalt not steal.
Leviticus 19:15
Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, neither pleasing the poor, nor favoring the mighty; but in righteousness shalt thou judge thy neighbour.