Deuteronomy 15:11
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּ֛י
3808 [e]לֹא־
2308 [e]יֶחְדַּ֥ל
will ceaseV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
34 [e]אֶבְי֖וֹן
the poorAdj-ms
7130 [e]מִקֶּ֣רֶב
fromPrep-m | N-msc
776 [e]הָאָ֑רֶץ
the landArt | N-fs
5921 [e]עַל־
3651 [e]כֵּ֞ן
595 [e]אָנֹכִ֤י
6680 [e]מְצַוְּךָ֙
command youV-Piel-Prtcpl-msc | 2ms
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֔ר
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
6605 [e]פָּ֠תֹחַ
6605 [e]תִּפְתַּ֨ח
You shall openV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
853 [e]אֶת־
3027 [e]יָדְךָ֜
your handN-fsc | 2ms
251 [e]לְאָחִ֧יךָ
to your brotherPrep-l | N-msc | 2ms
6041 [e]לַעֲנִיֶּ֛ךָ
to your poorPrep-l | Adj-msc | 2ms
34 [e]וּלְאֶבְיֹנְךָ֖
and your needyConj-w, Prep-l | N-msc | 2ms
776 [e]בְּאַרְצֶֽךָ׃
in your landPrep-b | N-fsc | 2ms

Hebrew Texts
דברים 15:11 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֛י לֹא־יֶחְדַּ֥ל אֶבְיֹ֖ון מִקֶּ֣רֶב הָאָ֑רֶץ עַל־כֵּ֞ן אָנֹכִ֤י מְצַוְּךָ֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר פָּ֠תֹחַ תִּפְתַּ֨ח אֶת־יָדְךָ֜ לְאָחִ֧יךָ לַעֲנִיֶּ֛ךָ וּלְאֶבְיֹנְךָ֖ בְּאַרְצֶֽךָ׃ ס

דברים 15:11 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי לא־יחדל אביון מקרב הארץ על־כן אנכי מצוך לאמר פתח תפתח את־ידך לאחיך לעניך ולאבינך בארצך׃ ס

דברים 15:11 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי לא־יחדל אביון מקרב הארץ על־כן אנכי מצוך לאמר פתח תפתח את־ידך לאחיך לעניך ולאבינך בארצך׃ ס

דברים 15:11 Hebrew Bible
כי לא יחדל אביון מקרב הארץ על כן אנכי מצוך לאמר פתח תפתח את ידך לאחיך לעניך ולאבינך בארצך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"For the poor will never cease to be in the land; therefore I command you, saying, 'You shall freely open your hand to your brother, to your needy and poor in your land.'

King James Bible
For the poor shall never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide unto thy brother, to thy poor, and to thy needy, in thy land.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; that is why I am commanding you, 'You must willingly open your hand to your afflicted and poor brother in your land.'"
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the poor Although Moses, by the statutes relative to the division of the land, and inheritance, and the inalienable nature of it, had studied to prevent any Israelite from being born poor, yet he exhorts them to the exercise of the tenderest compassion and most benevolent actions, and not to refuse assistance to the decayed Israelite, though the sabbatical year drew nigh.

Proverbs 22:2 The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all.

Matthew 26:11 For you have the poor always with you; but me you have not always.

Mark 14:7 For you have the poor with you always, and whenever you will you …

John 12:8 For the poor always you have with you; but me you have not always.

Thou shalt

Deuteronomy 15:8 But you shall open your hand wide to him, and shall surely lend him …

Matthew 5:42 Give to him that asks you, and from him that would borrow of you …

Luke 12:33 Sell that you have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which …

Acts 2:45 And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, …

Acts 4:32-35 And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul…

Acts 11:28-30 And there stood up one of them named Agabus, and signified by the …

2 Corinthians 8:2-9 How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy …

1 John 3:16-18 Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life …

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