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Deuteronomy 15:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Be careful that you do not entertain a mean thought, thinking, “The seventh year, the year of remission, is near,” and therefore view your needy neighbor with hostility and give nothing; your neighbor might cry to the Lord against you, and you would incur guilt.

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Deuteronomy 24:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 You shall pay them their wages daily before sunset, because they are poor and their livelihood depends on them; otherwise they might cry to the Lord against you, and you would incur guilt.

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Matthew 20:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 Am I not allowed to do what I choose with what belongs to me? Or are you envious because I am generous?’[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Matthew 20:15 Gk is your eye evil because I am good?
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James 5:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Listen! The wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you kept back by fraud, cry out, and the cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord of hosts.

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Proverbs 28:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 The miser is in a hurry to get rich
    and does not know that loss is sure to come.

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Proverbs 23:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Do not eat the bread of the stingy;
    do not desire their delicacies;

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Job 34:28 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

28 so that they caused the cry of the poor to come to him,
    and he heard the cry of the afflicted—

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Exodus 22:23 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

23 If you do abuse them, when they cry out to me, I will surely heed their cry;

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1 John 3:15-17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 All who hate a brother or sister[a] are murderers, and you know that murderers do not have eternal life abiding in them. 16 We know love by this, that he laid down his life for us—and we ought to lay down our lives for one another. 17 How does God’s love abide in anyone who has the world’s goods and sees a brother or sister[b] in need and yet refuses help?

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 3:15 Gk his brother
  2. 1 John 3:17 Gk brother
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1 Peter 4:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Be hospitable to one another without complaining.

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James 5:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Beloved,[a] do not grumble against one another, so that you may not be judged. See, the Judge is standing at the doors!

Footnotes:

  1. James 5:9 Gk Brothers
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James 4:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 Anyone, then, who knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, commits sin.

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James 4:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Or do you suppose that it is for nothing that the scripture says, “God[a] yearns jealously for the spirit that he has made to dwell in us”?

Footnotes:

  1. James 4:5 Gk He
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Romans 7:8-9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But sin, seizing an opportunity in the commandment, produced in me all kinds of covetousness. Apart from the law sin lies dead. I was once alive apart from the law, but when the commandment came, sin revived

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Mark 7:21-22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

21 For it is from within, from the human heart, that evil intentions come: fornication, theft, murder, 22 adultery, avarice, wickedness, deceit, licentiousness, envy, slander, pride, folly.

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Matthew 25:41-45 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

41 Then he will say to those at his left hand, ‘You that are accursed, depart from me into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels; 42 for I was hungry and you gave me no food, I was thirsty and you gave me nothing to drink, 43 I was a stranger and you did not welcome me, naked and you did not give me clothing, sick and in prison and you did not visit me.’ 44 Then they also will answer, ‘Lord, when was it that we saw you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick or in prison, and did not take care of you?’ 45 Then he will answer them, ‘Truly I tell you, just as you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to me.’

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Matthew 15:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 For out of the heart come evil intentions, murder, adultery, fornication, theft, false witness, slander.

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Jeremiah 17:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

10 I the Lord test the mind
    and search the heart,
to give to all according to their ways,
    according to the fruit of their doings.

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Proverbs 24:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The devising of folly is sin,
    and the scoffer is an abomination to all.

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Proverbs 21:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 If you close your ear to the cry of the poor,
    you will cry out and not be heard.

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Proverbs 4:23 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

23 Keep your heart with all vigilance,
    for from it flow the springs of life.

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Psalm 9:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 For he who avenges blood is mindful of them;
    he does not forget the cry of the afflicted.

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