Proverbs 22:22
Do not rob a poor man because he is poor, and do not crush the afflicted at the gate,
Cross References
Exodus 23:6
You shall not deny justice to the poor in their lawsuits.

Leviticus 25:17
Do not take advantage of each other, but fear your God; for I am the LORD your God.

Deuteronomy 23:16
Let him live among you wherever he chooses, in the town of his pleasing. Do not oppress him.

Job 31:16
If I have denied the desires of the poor or allowed the widow's eyes to fail,

Proverbs 22:16
Oppressing the poor to enrich oneself or giving gifts to the rich will surely lead to poverty.

Zechariah 7:10
Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. And do not plot evil in your hearts against one another.'

Malachi 3:5
"Then I will draw near to you for judgment. And I will be a swift witness against sorcerers and adulterers and perjurers, against oppressors of the widowed and fatherless, and against those who defraud laborers of their wages and deny justice to the foreigner but do not fear Me," says the LORD of Hosts.

Treasury of Scripture
Rob not the poor, because he is poor: neither oppress the afflicted in the gate:


Proverbs 23:10
Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

Ezekiel 22:29
The people of the land have used oppression, and exercised robbery, and have vexed the poor and needy: yea, they have oppressed the stranger wrongfully.


Proverbs 21:16
The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead.

Exodus 23:6
Thou shalt not wrest the judgment of thy poor in his cause.

Job 29:12-16
Because I delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him…


Proverbs 22:21
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