If thy brother be waxen poor, and hath sold away [some
] of his possession, and if any of his kin come to redeem it, then shall he redeem that which his brother sold.
And if thy brother
be waxen poor, and fallen in decay
with thee; then thou shalt relieve
him: [yea, though he be
] a stranger, or a sojourner; that he may live with thee.
Yet now our flesh
] as the flesh of our brethren, our children as their children: and, lo, we
bring into bondage our sons and our daughters to be servants, and [some
] of our daughters are brought unto bondage [already
]: neither [is it
] in our power [to redeem them
]; for other men have our lands and vineyards.
And I said unto them, We after
our ability have redeemed
our brethren the Jews, which were sold unto the heathen; and will ye even sell your
brethren? or shall they
be sold unto us? Then held
they their peace, and found nothing [to answer
But when the fulness
of the time was come, God
sent forth his Son, made of a
woman, made under
the law, ... To redeem
them that were under the law, that we
might receive the adoption of sons.
For both he that
sanctifieth and they who are sanctified [are
of one: for which cause he is
not ashamed to call
them brethren, ... And again, I will
put my trust in him. And again, Behold
I and the children which
God hath given me.