New International Version
Do not take advantage of each other, but fear your God. I am the LORD your God.
King James Bible
Ye shall not therefore oppress one another; but thou shalt fear thy God: for I am the LORD your God.
Darby Bible Translation
And ye shall not oppress one another; but thou shalt fear thy God; for I am Jehovah your God.
World English Bible
You shall not wrong one another; but you shall fear your God: for I am Yahweh your God.
Young's Literal Translation
and ye do not oppress one another, and thou hast been afraid of thy God; for I am Jehovah your God.
Leviticus 25:17 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
According to the number of years - The purchases that were to be made of lands were to be regulated by the number of years unelapsed of the current jubilee. This was something like buying the unexpired term of a lease among us; the purchase is always regulated by the number of years between the time of purchase and the expiration of the term.
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'The land shall not be sold for ever: for the land is Mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with Me.' --LEV. xxv. 23. The singular institution of the Jubilee year had more than one purpose. As a social and economical arrangement it tended to prevent the extremes of wealth and poverty. Every fiftieth year the land was to revert to its original owners, the lineal descendants of those who had 'come in with the conqueror,' Joshua. Debts were to be remitted, slaves emancipated, and so the mountains …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Boniface viii Ad 1294-1303.
1 Thessalonians 4:6
and that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister. The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before.
"'If you sell land to any of your own people or buy land from them, do not take advantage of each other.
Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker, but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.
Do not exploit the poor because they are poor and do not crush the needy in court,
If you really change your ways and your actions and deal with each other justly,
if you do not oppress the foreigner, the fatherless or the widow and do not shed innocent blood in this place, and if you do not follow other gods to your own harm,
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