Thou shalt keep thee far from a false matter, thou shalt not slay the [a]innocent and the righteous: for I will not justify a wicked man.

(A)Thou shalt take no gift: for the gift blindeth the [b]wise, and perverteth the words of the righteous.

¶ Thou shalt not oppress a stranger: for ye know the [c]heart of a stranger, seeing ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.

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Footnotes

  1. Exodus 23:7 Whether thou be magistrate or art commanded by the magistrate.
  2. Exodus 23:8 Hebrew, seeing.
  3. Exodus 23:9 For in that that he is a stranger, his heart is sorrowful enough.

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