Leviticus 25:37
New International Version
You must not lend them money at interest or sell them food at a profit.

New Living Translation
Remember, do not charge interest on money you lend him or make a profit on food you sell him.

English Standard Version
You shall not lend him your money at interest, nor give him your food for profit.

Berean Study Bible
You must not lend him your silver with interest or sell him your food for profit.

New American Standard Bible
'You shall not give him your silver at interest, nor your food for gain.

New King James Version
You shall not lend him your money for usury, nor lend him your food at a profit.

King James Bible
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend him thy victuals for increase.

Christian Standard Bible
You are not to lend him your silver with interest or sell him your food for profit.

Good News Translation
Do not make them pay interest on the money you lend them, and do not make a profit on the food you sell them.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You are not to lend him your silver with interest or sell him your food for profit.

International Standard Version
You are not to loan him money with interest or sell him your food at a profit.

NET Bible
You must not lend him your money at interest and you must not sell him food for profit.

New Heart English Bible
You shall not lend him your money at interest, nor give him your food for profit.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Never collect any kind of interest on your money or on the food you give them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon interest, nor give him thy victuals for increase.

New American Standard 1977
‘You shall not give him your silver at interest, nor your food for gain.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend him thy food for increase.

King James 2000 Bible
You shall not lend him your money at interest, nor lend him your food for profit.

American King James Version
You shall not give him your money on usury, nor lend him your victuals for increase.

American Standard Version
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon interest, nor give him thy victuals for increase.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Thou shalt not lend thy money to him at interest, and thou shalt not lend thy meat to him to be returned with increase.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor exact of him any increase of fruits.

Darby Bible Translation
Thy money shalt thou not give him upon usury, nor lend him thy victuals for increase.

English Revised Version
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor give him thy victuals for increase.

Webster's Bible Translation
Thou shalt not give him thy money upon interest, nor lend him thy victuals for increase.

World English Bible
You shall not lend him your money at interest, nor give him your food for profit.

Young's Literal Translation
thy money thou givest not to him in usury, and for increase thou givest not thy food;
Study Bible
Redemption of the Poor
36Do not take any interest or profit from him, but fear your God, that your countryman may live among you. 37You must not lend him your silver with interest or sell him your food for profit. 38I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt to give you the land of Canaan and to be your God.…
Cross References
Leviticus 25:36
Do not take any interest or profit from him, but fear your God, that your countryman may live among you.

Leviticus 25:38
I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt to give you the land of Canaan and to be your God.

Isaiah 24:2
people and priest alike, servant and master, maid and mistress, buyer and seller, lender and borrower, creditor and debtor.

Jeremiah 15:10
Woe to me, my mother, that you have borne me, a man of strife and conflict in all the land. I have neither lent nor borrowed, yet everyone curses me.

Treasury of Scripture

You shall not give him your money on usury, nor lend him your victuals for increase.







Lexicon
You must not
לֹֽא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

lend
תִתֵּ֥ן (ṯit·tên)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: To give, put, set

him
אֶ֨ת־ (’eṯ-)
Direct object marker
Strong's Hebrew 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

your silver
כַּסְפְּךָ֔ (kas·pə·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3701: Silver, money

with interest
בְּנֶ֑שֶׁךְ (bə·ne·šeḵ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5392: Interest on a, debt

or
לֹא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

sell
תִתֵּ֥ן (ṯit·tên)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: To give, put, set

him your food
אָכְלֶֽךָ׃ (’ā·ḵə·le·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 400: Food

for profit.
וּבְמַרְבִּ֖ית (ū·ḇə·mar·bîṯ)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4768: Increase, great number, greatness
(37) Thou shalt not give him.--This is simply an emphatic repetition of the declaration in the foregoing verse, and favours the ancient distinction between the two terms.

25:35-38 Poverty and decay are great grievances, and very common; the poor ye have always with you. Thou shalt relieve him; by sympathy, pitying the poor; by service, doing for them; and by supply, giving to them according to their necessity, and thine ability. Poor debtors must not be oppressed. Observe the arguments here used against extortion: Fear thy God. Relieve the poor, that they may live with thee; for they may be serviceable to thee. The rich can as ill spare the poor, as the poor can the rich. It becomes those that have received mercy to show mercy.
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