Christian Standard Bible
7 Stay far away from a false accusation. Do not kill the innocent and the just, because I will not justify the guilty.(A) 8 You must not take a bribe,(B) for a bribe blinds the clear-sighted and corrupts the words[a] of the righteous. 9 You must not oppress a resident alien;(C) you yourselves know how it feels to be a resident alien because you were resident aliens in the land of Egypt.Read full chapter
- 23:8 Or and subverts the cause
New International Version
8 “Do not accept a bribe,(E) for a bribe blinds those who see and twists the words of the innocent.
9 “Do not oppress a foreigner;(F) you yourselves know how it feels to be foreigners, because you were foreigners in Egypt.Read full chapter