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Proverbs 22:22-23 World English Bible (WEB)

22 Don’t exploit the poor, because he is poor;
    and don’t crush the needy in court;
23 for Yahweh will plead their case,
    and plunder the life of those who plunder them.

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Proverbs 22:22-23 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

22 Do not rob the poor because he is poor,
Or crush the afflicted at the gate;
23 For the Lord will plead their case
And [a]take the life of those who rob them.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 22:23 Lit rob the soul
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Proverbs 28:3 World English Bible (WEB)

A needy man who oppresses the poor
    is like a driving rain which leaves no crops.

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Proverbs 28:3 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

A poor man who oppresses the lowly
Is like a driving rain [a]which leaves no food.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:3 Lit and there is no bread
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Proverbs 28:6 World English Bible (WEB)

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity,
    than he who is perverse in his ways, and he is rich.

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Proverbs 28:6 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity
Than he who is [a]crooked though he be rich.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 28:6 Lit perverse of two ways
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Proverbs 29:7 World English Bible (WEB)

The righteous care about justice for the poor.
    The wicked aren’t concerned about knowledge.

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Proverbs 29:7 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

The righteous [a]is concerned for the rights of the poor,
The wicked does not understand such [b]concern.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 29:7 Lit knows the cause
  2. Proverbs 29:7 Lit knowledge
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Proverbs 29:13 World English Bible (WEB)

13 The poor man and the oppressor have this in common:
    Yahweh gives sight to the eyes of both.

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Proverbs 29:13 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

13 The poor man and the oppressor [a]have this in common:
The Lord gives light to the eyes of both.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 29:13 Lit meet together
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Proverbs 29:14 World English Bible (WEB)

14 The king who fairly judges the poor,
    his throne shall be established forever.

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Proverbs 29:14 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

14 If a king judges the poor with truth,
His throne will be established forever.

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Proverbs 31:20 World English Bible (WEB)

20 She opens her arms to the poor;
    yes, she extends her hands to the needy.

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Proverbs 31:20 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

20 She [a]extends her hand to the poor,
And she stretches out her hands to the needy.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 31:20 Lit spreads out her palm
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