Quotes of Bible Finance

“ If you lend money to one of my people who is needy, do not be like a money-lender; charge him no interest. ”

- Exodus

“ The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender. ”

- Proverbs

“ He who increases his wealth by exorbitant interest amasses it for another, who will be kind to the poor. ”

- Proverbs

“ Who lends his money without usury and does not accept a bribe against the innocent, ”

- Psalm

“ Every value is to be set according to the sanctuary shekel, twenty gerahs to the shekel. ”

- Leviticus

“ The shekel is to consist of twenty gerahs. Twenty shekels plus twenty-five shekels plus fifteen shekels equal one mina. ”

- Ezekiel

“ Others were saying, ‘We are mortgaging our fields, our vineyards and our homes to get grain during the famine.' ”

- Nehemiah

“ Do not take a pair of millstones – not even the upper one – as security for a debt, because that would be taking a man’s livelihood as security. ”

- Deuteronomy

“ They drive away the orphan’s donkey and take the widow’s ox in pledge. ”

- Unknown

“ Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for he who loves his fellow-man has fulfilled the law. ”

- Romans

“ Brothers, our toil and hardship, we worked night and day in order not to be a burden to anyone while we preached the gospel of God to you. ”

- Thessalonians
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