'Destitute' in the Bible
There I will sustain you, for there will be five more years of famine. Otherwise, you, your household, and everything you have will become destitute.”’
If your brother becomes destitute and sells part of his property, his nearest relative may come and redeem what his brother has sold.
“If your brother becomes destitute and cannot sustain himself among you, you are to support him as a foreigner or temporary resident, so that he can continue to live among you.
“If your brother among you becomes destitute and sells himself to you, you must not force him to do slave labor.
“If a foreigner or temporary resident living among you prospers, but your brother living near him becomes destitute and sells himself to the foreigner living among you, or to a member of the foreigner’s clan,
Provide justice for the needy and the fatherless;uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute.
He will pay attention to the prayer of the destituteand will not despise their prayer.
A destitute leader who oppresses the pooris like a driving rain that leaves no food.