Exodus 22:22
Parallel Verses
New International Version
"Do not take advantage of the widow or the fatherless.

New Living Translation
"You must not exploit a widow or an orphan.

English Standard Version
You shall not mistreat any widow or fatherless child.

New American Standard Bible
"You shall not afflict any widow or orphan.

King James Bible
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You must not mistreat any widow or fatherless child.

International Standard Version
"You are not to mistreat any widow or orphan.

NET Bible
"You must not afflict any widow or orphan.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Never take advantage of any widow or orphan.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

New American Standard 1977
“You shall not afflict any widow or orphan.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Ye shall not afflict any widow or fatherless child.

King James 2000 Bible
You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

American King James Version
You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

American Standard Version
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Douay-Rheims Bible
You shall not hurt a widow or an orphan.

Darby Bible Translation
Ye shall not afflict any widow or fatherless child.

English Revised Version
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Webster's Bible Translation
Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

World English Bible
"You shall not take advantage of any widow or fatherless child.

Young's Literal Translation
'Any widow or orphan ye do not afflict;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
22; 1 - 31 Judicial laws. - The people of God should ever be ready to show mildness and mercy, according to the spirit of these laws. We must answer to God, not only for what we do maliciously, but for what we do heedlessly. Therefore, when we have done harm to our neighbour, we should make restitution, though not compelled by law. Let these scriptures lead our souls to remember, that if the grace of God has indeed appeared to us, then it has taught us, and enabled us so to conduct ourselves by its holy power, that denying ungodliness and wordly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in this present world, Titus 2:12. And the grace of God teaches us, that as the Lord is our portion, there is enough in him to satisfy all the desires of our souls.
Study Bible
Laws of Social Responsibility
21"You shall not wrong a stranger or oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt. 22"You shall not afflict any widow or orphan. 23"If you afflict him at all, and if he does cry out to Me, I will surely hear his cry;…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 10:18
"He executes justice for the orphan and the widow, and shows His love for the alien by giving him food and clothing.

Deuteronomy 24:17
"You shall not pervert the justice due an alien or an orphan, nor take a widow's garment in pledge.

Deuteronomy 24:18
"But you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and that the LORD your God redeemed you from there; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

Job 31:16
"If I have kept the poor from their desire, Or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail,

Proverbs 23:10
Do not move the ancient boundary Or go into the fields of the fatherless,

Proverbs 23:11
For their Redeemer is strong; He will plead their case against you.

Jeremiah 7:6
if you do not oppress the alien, the orphan, or the widow, and do not shed innocent blood in this place, nor walk after other gods to your own ruin,

Jeremiah 7:7
then I will let you dwell in this place, in the land that I gave to your fathers forever and ever.

Ezekiel 22:7
"They have treated father and mother lightly within you. The alien they have oppressed in your midst; the fatherless and the widow they have wronged in you.

Zechariah 7:10
and do not oppress the widow or the orphan, the stranger or the poor; and do not devise evil in your hearts against one another.'
Treasury of Scripture

You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.

Deuteronomy 10:18 He does execute the judgment of the fatherless and widow, and loves …

Deuteronomy 24:17 You shall not pervert the judgment of the stranger, nor of the fatherless; …

Deuteronomy 27:19 Cursed be he that perverts the judgment of the stranger, fatherless, …

Psalm 94:6,7 They slay the widow and the stranger, and murder the fatherless…

Isaiah 1:17,23 Learn to do well; seek judgment, relieve the oppressed, judge the …

Isaiah 10:2 To turn aside the needy from judgment, and to take away the right …

Ezekiel 22:7 In you have they set light by father and mother: in the middle of …

Zechariah 7:10 And oppress not the widow, nor the fatherless, the stranger, nor the poor…

James 1:27 Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To …

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