New International Version
but no stranger had to spend the night in the street, for my door was always open to the traveler--
King James Bible
The stranger did not lodge in the street: but I opened my doors to the traveller.
Darby Bible Translation
The stranger did not lodge without; I opened my doors to the pathway.
World English Bible
(the foreigner has not lodged in the street, but I have opened my doors to the traveler);
Young's Literal Translation
In the street doth not lodge a stranger, My doors to the traveller I open.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The stranger did not lodge in the street - My kindness did not extend merely to my family, domestics, and friends; the stranger - he who was to me perfectly unknown, and the traveler - he who was on his journey to some other district, found my doors ever open to receive them, and were refreshed with my bed and my board.
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LibraryThou Shalt not Steal.
This Commandment also has a work, which embraces very many good works, and is opposed to many vices, and is called in German Mildigkeit, "benevolence;" which is a work ready to help and serve every one with one's goods. And it fights not only against theft and robbery, but against all stinting in temporal goods which men may practise toward one another: such as greed, usury, overcharging and plating wares that sell as solid, counterfeit wares, short measures and weights, and who could tell all the …
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Tit. 2:06 Thoughts for Young Men
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in,
When he looked and saw the traveler in the city square, the old man asked, "Where are you going? Where did you come from?"
if those of my household have never said, 'Who has not been filled with Job's meat?'--
if I have concealed my sin as people do, by hiding my guilt in my heart
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