Saying 2

22 Do not exploit the poor(A) because they are poor
    and do not crush the needy in court,(B)

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23 for the Lord will take up their case(A)
    and will exact life for life.(B)

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Hear this, you who trample the needy
    and do away with the poor(A) of the land,(B)


“When will the New Moon(C) be over
    that we may sell grain,
and the Sabbath be ended
    that we may market(D) wheat?”(E)
skimping on the measure,
    boosting the price
    and cheating(F) with dishonest scales,(G)
buying the poor(H) with silver
    and the needy for a pair of sandals,
    selling even the sweepings with the wheat.(I)

The Lord has sworn by himself, the Pride of Jacob:(J) “I will never forget(K) anything they have done.(L)

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