The rich and the poor, meet together, the maker of them all, is Yahweh.
Did not he who, in the womb, made me, make him? And is not he who formed us in the body one?
The oppressor of the poor, hath reproached his Maker, but he that sheweth favour to the needy, is one who, holdeth Him in honour.
The poor man and the man of usury, meet together, he that enlighteneth the eyes of them both, is Yahweh.
Yahweh, maketh poor, and enricheth, - Layeth low, yea exalteth;
For he hath shewn no respect of persons unto princes, neither hath he recognised the rich rather than the poor? For, the work of his hands, are they all.
Hear ye, this all ye peoples, Give ear, all ye inhabitants of this passing world;
Now, a certain man, was rich, and he used to clothe himself with purple and fine linen, making merry day by day, brilliantly.
Andthe eye cannot say unto the hand - I have no need of thee, - nor, again, the head, unto the feet - I have no need of you: -
For, if there enter into your synagogue a man wearing gold rings in gay clothing, and there enter a destitute man also, in soiled clothing, -