NASB — Deuteronomy 24 — KJV

Law of Divorce

1 “When a man takes a wife and marries her, and it happens Ithat she finds no favor in his eyes because he has found some aindecency in her, and bhe writes her a certificate of divorce and puts [it] in her hand and sends her out from his house, 2 and she leaves his house and goes and becomes another man’s [wife], 3 and if the latter husband Iturns against her and writes her a certificate of divorce and puts [it] in her hand and sends her out of his house, or if the latter husband dies who took her to be his wife, 4 [then] her aformer husband who sent her away is not allowed to take her again to be his wife, since she has been defiled; for that is an abomination before the LORD, and you shall not bring sin on the land which the LORD your God gives you as an inheritance.

[1] ILit if aNu 5:12, 28; Dt 22:13-21 bMt 5:31; 19:7-9; Mk 10:4, 5
[3] ILit hates her
[4] aJr 3:1

5 ¶ “aWhen a man takes a new wife, he shall not go out with the army nor be charged with any duty; he shall be free at home one year and shall bgive happiness to his wife whom he has taken.

[5] aDt 20:7 bPv 5:18

Sundry Laws

6 ¶ “No one shall take a handmill or an upper millstone in pledge, for he would be taking a life in pledge.

7 ¶ “aIf a man is Icaught kidnapping any of his IIcountrymen of the sons of Israel, and he deals with him violently or sells him, then that thief shall die; so you shall purge the evil from among you.

[7] ILit found stealing IILit brothers aEx 21:16

8 ¶ “aBe careful against Ian infection of leprosy, that you diligently observe and do according to all that the Levitical priests teach you; as I have commanded them, so you shall be careful to do. 9 Remember what the LORD your God did ato Miriam on the way as you came out of Egypt.

[8] ILit a mark or stroke aLv 13:1-14, 57
[9] aNu 12:10

10 ¶ “aWhen you make your neighbor a loan of any sort, you shall not enter his house to take his pledge. 11 You shall remain outside, and the man to whom you make the loan shall bring the pledge out to you. 12 If he is a poor man, you shall not sleep with his pledge. 13 aWhen the sun goes down you shall surely return the pledge to him, that he may sleep in his cloak and bless you; and bit will be righteousness for you before the LORD your God.

[10] aEx 22:26, 27
[13] aEx 22:26 bDt 6:25; Ps 106:31; Dn 4:27

14 ¶ “aYou shall not oppress a hired servant [who is] poor and needy, whether [he is] one of your Icountrymen or one of your aliens who is in your land in your IItowns. 15 aYou shall give him his wages on his day Ibefore the sun sets, for he is poor and sets his IIheart on it; so that bhe will not cry against you to the LORD and it become sin in you.

[14] ILit brothers IILit gates aLv 19:13; 25:35-43; Dt 15:7-18; Pv 14:31; Am 4:1; 1Ti 5:18
[15] ILit that the sun shall not go down on it IILit soul aLv 19:13; Jr 22:13; Jm 5:4 bEx 22:23; Dt 15:9; Jb 35:9; Jm 5:4

16 ¶ “aFathers shall not be put to death Ifor [their] sons, nor shall sons be put to death Ifor [their] fathers; everyone shall be put to death for his own sin.

[16] IOr with a2K 14:6; 2Ch 25:4; Jr 31:29, 30; Ezk 18:20

17 ¶ “aYou shall not pervert the justice Idue an alien [or] IIan orphan, nor btake a widow’s garment in pledge. 18 But you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and that the LORD your God redeemed you from there; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

[17] ILit of IIOr the fatherless aEx 23:9; Lv 19:33; Dt 1:17; 10:17; 16:19; 27:19 bEx 22:22

19 ¶ “aWhen you reap your harvest in your field and have forgotten a sheaf in the field, you shall not go back to get it; it shall be bfor the alien, for the Iorphan, and for the widow, in order that the LORD your God cmay bless you in all the work of your hands. 20 aWhen you beat your olive tree, you shall not go over the boughs Iagain; it shall be bfor the alien, for the IIorphan, and for the widow.

[19] IOr fatherless aLv 19:9, 10; 23:22 bDt 14:29 cPv 19:17
[20] ILit after yourself IIOr fatherless aLv 19:10 bDt 24:19

21 ¶ “When you gather the grapes of your vineyard, you shall not Igo over it again; it shall be for the alien, for the IIorphan, and for the widow. 22 You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

[21] ILit glean it after yourself IIOr fatherless


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Of divorce.

1 ¶ When a man hath taken a wife, and married her, and it come to pass that she find no favour in his eyes, because he hath found some uncleanness in her: then let him write her a bill of divorcement, and give [it] in her hand, and send her out of his house. 2 And when she is departed out of his house, she may go and be another man's [wife]. 3 And [if] the latter husband hate her, and write her a bill of divorcement, and giveth [it] in her hand, and sendeth her out of his house; or if the latter husband die, which took her [to be] his wife; 4 Her former husband, which sent her away, may not take her again to be his wife, after that she is defiled; for that [is] abomination before the LORD: and thou shalt not cause the land to sin, which the LORD thy God giveth thee [for] an inheritance.

[1] Ex 21:10; Dt 21:15; 22:13, 19, 29; 24:3; Is 50:1; Jr 3:8; Mal 2:16; Mt 1:19; 5:31; 19:7; Mk 10:4; Lk 16:18; 1Co 7:11.
[2] Lv 21:7, 14; 22:13; Nu 30:9; Ezk 44:22; Mt 5:32; Mk 10:11; 1Co 7:15.
[4] Lv 18:24; Jsh 22:17; Jr 3:1.

A new married man goeth not to war.

5 ¶ When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shall he be charged with any business: [but] he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up his wife which he hath taken.

[5] Gn 2:24; Dt 20:7; Pv 5:18; Ec 9:9; Mt 19:4; Mk 10:6; 1Co 7:10, 29; Ep 5:28; Tit 2:4.

Of pledges.

6 ¶ No man shall take the nether or the upper millstone to pledge: for he taketh [a man's] life to pledge.

[6] Gn 44:30; Ex 22:26; Dt 20:19; Lk 12:15; Rv 18:22.

Of manstealers.

7 ¶ If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and maketh merchandise of him, or selleth him; then that thief shall die; and thou shalt put evil away from among you.

[7] Ex 21:16; 22:1; Dt 19:19; Ezk 27:13; 1Ti 1:10; Rv 18:13.

Of leprosy.

8 ¶ Take heed in the plague of leprosy, that thou observe diligently, and do according to all that the priests the Levites shall teach you: as I commanded them, [so] ye shall observe to do. 9 Remember what the LORD thy God did unto Miriam by the way, after that ye were come forth out of Egypt.

[8] Lv 13:1; Mt 8:4; Mk 1:44; Lk 5:14; 17:14.
[9] Nu 5:2; 12:10; 2K 7:3; 2Ch 26:20; Lk 17:32; 1Co 10:6, 11.

Of pledges.

10 ¶ When thou dost lend thy brother any thing, thou shalt not go into his house to fetch his pledge. 11 Thou shalt stand abroad, and the man to whom thou dost lend shall bring out the pledge abroad unto thee. 12 And if the man [be] poor, thou shalt not sleep with his pledge: 13 In any case thou shalt deliver him the pledge again when the sun goeth down, that he may sleep in his own raiment, and bless thee: and it shall be righteousness unto thee before the LORD thy God.

[10] Dt 15:8.
[12] Dt 24:17; Jb 22:6; 24:3, 9.
[13] Gn 15:6; Ex 22:26; Dt 6:25; 15:9; 24:15; Jb 24:7; 29:11; 31:16; Ps 106:30; 112:9; Is 58:8; Ezk 18:7, 12, 16; 33:15; Dn 4:27; Am 2:8; 2Co 9:13; Ep 4:26; 2Ti 1:16; Jm 1:27; 2:13.

The hire is to be given.

14 ¶ Thou shalt not oppress an hired servant [that is] poor and needy, [whether he be] of thy brethren, or of thy strangers that [are] in thy land within thy gates: 15 At his day thou shalt give [him] his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it; for he [is] poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry against thee unto the LORD, and it be sin unto thee.

[14] Lv 25:40; Jb 24:10; 31:13; Pv 14:31; 22:16; Ezk 22:7; Am 2:7; 4:1; 8:4; Mal 3:5; Lk 10:7.
[15] Ex 22:23; Lv 19:13; Dt 15:9; Jb 31:38; 34:28; 35:9; Ps 24:4; 25:1; 86:4; Pv 3:27; 22:22; 23:10; Is 5:7; Jr 22:13; Mt 20:8; Mk 10:19; Jm 5:4.

Of justice.

16 The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, neither shall the children be put to death for the fathers: every man shall be put to death for his own sin.

[16] 2K 14:5; 2Ch 25:4; Jr 31:29; Ezk 18:20.

17 ¶ Thou shalt not pervert the judgment of the stranger, [nor] of the fatherless; nor take a widow's raiment to pledge: 18 But thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt, and the LORD thy God redeemed thee thence: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

[17] Ex 22:21, 26; 23:2, 6, 9; Dt 16:19; 27:19; 1S 12:3; Jb 22:8; 29:11; Ps 82:1; 94:3, 20; Pv 22:22; 31:5; Ec 5:8; Is 1:23; 3:15; 33:15; Jr 5:28; 22:3; Ezk 22:7, 29; Am 5:7; Mi 2:1; 7:3; Zc 7:10; Mal 3:5; Lk 3:14; Jm 2:6.
[18] Dt 5:15; 15:15; 16:12; 24:22.

Of charity.

19 ¶ When thou cuttest down thine harvest in thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go again to fetch it: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow: that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all the work of thine hands. 20 When thou beatest thine olive tree, thou shalt not go over the boughs again: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow. 21 When thou gatherest the grapes of thy vineyard, thou shalt not glean [it] afterward: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow. 22 And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

[19] Lv 19:9; 23:22; Dt 14:29; 15:10; 24:20; 26:13; Ru 2:16; Jb 31:16; 42:12; Ps 41:1; 112:9; Pv 11:24; 14:21; 19:17; Is 32:8; 58:7; Lk 6:35, 38; 14:13; 2Co 9:6; 1Jn 3:17.
[20] Dt 24:20.
[21] Lv 19:9; Dt 24:19.
[22] Dt 5:14; 7:8; 24:18; Is 51:1; 2Co 8:8; Ep 5:1; 1Jn 4:10.


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