Exodus Chapter 23 Verse 9

The Holy Bible, King James Version

Also thou shalt not oppress a stranger: for ye know the heart of a stranger, seeing ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.

Parallel Verses

  1. Do not be hard on the man from a strange country who is living among you; for you have had experience of the feelings of one who is far from the land of his birth, because you yourselves were living in Egypt, in a strange land. (BBE, Exodus 23:9)
  2. And a sojourner shalt thou not oppress: for ye know the heart of a sojourner, seeing ye were sojourners in the land of Egypt. (ASV, Exodus 23:9)
  3. “You shall not oppress an alien, for you know the heart of an alien, since you were aliens in the land of Egypt. (WEB, Exodus 23:9)
  4. And the stranger thou shalt not oppress; for ye know the spirit of the stranger, for ye have been strangers in the land of Egypt. (DBY, Exodus 23:9)
  5. `And a sojourner thou dost not oppress, and ye -- ye have known the soul of the sojourner, for sojourners ye have been in the land of Egypt. (YLT, Exodus 23:9)