9 You shall not oppress a resident alien; you well know how it feels to be an alien, since you were once aliens yourselves in the land of Egypt.(A)
8 (A)Do not abhor the Edomite: he is your brother. Do not abhor the Egyptian: you were a resident alien in his country.
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