Leviticus 19:33

“And if a stranger sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not vex him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Leviticus 19:33

And if a stranger soiourne with thee in your land, yee shall not vexe him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'When a stranger resides with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if a stranger sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not do him wrong.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if a man from another country is living in your land with you, do not make life hard for him;
- Basic English Bible

And if a stranger sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not molest him.
- Darby Bible

And if a stranger shall sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not oppress him.
- Webster's Bible

'If a stranger lives as a foreigner with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong.
- World English Bible

`And when a sojourner sojourneth with thee in your land, thou dost not oppress him;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And if a stranger sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not do him wrong.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Leviticus 19:33

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 19:33


19:33 Vex him - Either with opprobrious expressions, or grievous exactions.


Discussion for Leviticus 19

  • Joshua on Leviticus 19:33
    "But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you AS ONE BORN AMONG YOU, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God." Leviticus 19:34

    "Moreover concerning a stranger, that is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country FOR THY NAME'S SAKE;

    (For they shall hear of thy great name, and of thy strong hand, and of thy stretched out arm;) when he shall come and pray toward this house;

    Hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calleth to thee for: that all people of the earth may know thy name, to fear thee, as do thy people Israel; and that they may know that this house, which I have builded, is called by thy name." 1 Kings 8:41-43
  • Maury Joseph on Leviticus 19:33
    This thought distinguishes the Jewish people more than anything else when you think of the way people lived in those days of Tribal rivalries. A totally different way to treat strangers as guest or friends, not enemies.
  • Gbenga Adefemi on Leviticus 19:33
    Love one another with true heart go God .


 

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