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Then I consulted with myself, and I rebuked the nobles, and the rulers, and said unto them, Ye exact usury, every one of his brother. And I set a great assembly against them.

I consulted with myself

I set a great assembly

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Bible References

I consulted with myself

Psalm 4:4
Be deeply moved, but do not sin, - Ponder in your own heart upon your bed, and be silent. Selah.
Psalm 27:8
To thee, said my heart - When thou saidst Seek ye my face - Thy face, O Yahweh, will I seek!

I rebuked

Leviticus 19:15
Ye shall not act perversely in giving judgment, Thou shalt neither respect the person of the poor, Nor prefer the person of the great, - In righteousness, shalt thou judge thy neighbour.
2 Chronicles 19:6
and said unto the judges, See what, ye, are doing, inasmuch as, not for man, must ye judge, but for Yahweh, - who will be with you, in the word of justice.
Psalm 82:1
God, hath taken his place in the august assembly, In the midst of the gods, will he judge.
Proverbs 27:5
Better is a rebuke that is open, than love carefully concealed.
2 Corinthians 5:16
So that, we, henceforth, know, no one, after the flesh: if we have even been gaining, after the flesh, a knowledge of Christ,
Galatians 2:11
But, when Cephas came unto Antioch, to the face, even , him, I resisted, because he stood condemned;
1 Timothy 5:20
But, them who are sinning, before all, do thou reprove, that, the rest also, may have, fear: -
Titus 2:15
As to these things, be speaking and exhorting and reproving, with all manner of precept: let, no one, disregard thee!

Ye exact usury

Exodus 22:25
If, silver, thou wilt lend unto my people - unto the humbled one by thee, thou shalt not be to him like one that lendeth on interest, - thou shalt not lay upon him interest.
Leviticus 25:36
Do not accept from him interest or profit, but stand thou in awe of thy God, - so shall thy brother live with thee.
Deuteronomy 15:2
And, this, shall be the manner of the release, Every creditor who lendeth aught to his neighbour, his hand shall release it, - he shall not exact it of his neighbour or his brother, because there hath been proclaimed a release unto Yahweh.
Deuteronomy 23:19
Thou shalt not lend on interest to thy brother, interest of silver, interest of food, - interest of any thing that can be lent on interest:
Deuteronomy 24:10
When thou lendest thy neighbour a loan of anything, thou shalt not enter into his house to secure his pledge:
Psalm 15:1
O Yahweh! Who shall be a guest in thy tent? Who shall abide in thy holy mountain?
Ezekiel 22:12
Bribes, have they accepted in thee, For the sake of shedding blood,-Interest and increase, hast thou accepted And thou hast overreached thy neighbour by oppression, And me, hast thou forgotten, Declareth My Lord Yahweh.
Ezekiel 45:9
Thus saith My Lord Yahweh, Let it more than suffice you O princes of Israel, Violence and spoil, remove ye And justice and righteousness, execute, - Lift off your acts of expulsion from upon my people, Urgeth My Lord Yahweh.

I set a great assembly

2 Chronicles 28:9
But, in that place, was a prophet unto Yahweh, Oded his name, so he went out to meet the host that was coming unto Samaria, and said unto them, Lo! in the wrath of Yahweh, God of your fathers, against Judah, hath he delivered them into your hand, - and ye have slain them in a rage, until, to the heavens, it hath reached.
Matthew 18:17
But, if he hear them amiss, tell it to the assembly, - And, if, even the assembly, he hear amiss, Let him be unto thee, just as the man of the nations and the tax-collector.

General references

Exodus 22:25
If, silver, thou wilt lend unto my people - unto the humbled one by thee, thou shalt not be to him like one that lendeth on interest, - thou shalt not lay upon him interest.