Exodus 22:21–22; Exodus 23:6; Deuteronomy 10:18; Deuteronomy 27:19; Isaiah 1:23; Jeremiah 5:28; Deuteronomy 16:19

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Exodus 22:21–22

21 oYou shall not wrong a sojourner or oppress him, for you were sojourners in the land of Egypt. 22 pYou shall not mistreat any widow or fatherless child.

Exodus 23:6

hYou shall not pervert the justice due to your poor in his lawsuit.

Deuteronomy 10:18

18 wHe executes justice for the fatherless and the widow, and loves the sojourner, giving him food and clothing.

Deuteronomy 27:19

19 hCursed be anyone who perverts the justice due to the sojourner, the fatherless, and the widow. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Isaiah 1:23

23  Your princes are rebels

and companions of thieves.

Everyone uloves a bribe

and runs after gifts.

vThey do not bring justice to the fatherless,

and the widow’s cause does not come to them.

Jeremiah 5:28

28  tthey have grown fat and sleek.

They know no bounds in deeds of evil;

uthey judge not with justice

the cause of the fatherless, to make it prosper,

and they do not defend the rights of the needy.

Deuteronomy 16:19

19 fYou shall not pervert justice. gYou shall not show partiality, hand you shall not accept a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and subverts the cause of the righteous.