New Living Translation
The foreigner must treat them as workers hired on a yearly basis. You must not allow a foreigner to treat any of your fellow Israelites harshly.
King James Bible
And as a yearly hired servant shall he be with him: and the other shall not rule with rigour over him in thy sight.
Darby Bible Translation
As a hired servant shall he be with him year by year; his master shall not rule with rigour over him before thine eyes.
World English Bible
As a servant hired year by year shall he be with him: he shall not rule with harshness over him in your sight.
Young's Literal Translation
as an hireling, year by year, he is with him, and he doth not rule him with rigour before thine eyes.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
25:53 In thy sight - Thou shalt not suffer this to be done, but whethe thou art a magistrate, or a private person, thou shalt take care according to thy capacity to get it remedied.
LibraryAppeal to the Christian Women of the South
BY A.E. GRIMKE. "Then Mordecai commanded to answer Esther, Think not within thyself that thou shalt escape in the king's house more than all the Jews. For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place: but thou and thy father's house shall be destroyed: and who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this. And Esther bade them return Mordecai this answer:--and so will I go in unto the king, …
Angelina Emily Grimke—An Appeal to the Christian Women of the South
Sin and Forgiveness Between Brethren.
"And the Redeemer Shall Come unto Zion, and unto them that Turn,"
So the Egyptians worked the people of Israel without mercy.
Show your fear of God by not treating them harshly.
If only a few years remain until the Year of Jubilee, they will repay a small amount for their redemption.
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