Not everything that you find can you keep. The duty is to safeguard and return.

 

  1. Lost and found

 

Ex 23: 3-7 Exo 23:3 And you shall not favor the lowly in his lawsuit.

 

Exo 23:4 When you happen on the ox of your enemy, or his wandering ass, returning you shall return it to him.

 

Exo 23:5 When you see the ass of one who hates you crouching under its burden, you shall refrain from leaving the matter to him; loosing you shall loose it from him.

 

Exo 23:6 You shall not pervert the judgment of your needy one in his lawsuit.

 

Exo 23:7 You shall keep far away from a false matter. And do not kill the innocent and the righteous; for I will not justify the wicked.

 

 

Lev 19: 14, 18, 32-34 Lev 19:14 You shall not revile the deaf, nor put a stumblingblock before the blind; for you shall revere your God. I am Jehovah.

 

Lev 19:18 You shall not take vengeance, nor bear any grudge against the sons of your people; but you shall love your neighbor as yourself; I am Jehovah.

 

Lev 19:32 You shall rise up in the face of gray hair; and you shall honor the face of an old man; and be afraid of your God. I am Jehovah.

 

Lev 19:33 And when an alien lives with you in your land, you shall not oppress him;

 

Lev 19:34 as the native among you, so shall be the alien who is staying with you; and you shall love him as yourself, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt; I am Jehovah your God.

 

 

Ex 23: 9 Exo 23:9 And you shall not oppress an alien; and you know the life of an alien, since you were aliens in the land of Egypt.

 

 

 

(Deuteronomy 22:1 KJV+) Thou shalt notH3808 seeH7200 (H853) thy brother’sH251 oxH7794 orH176 (H853) his sheepH7716 go astray,H5080 and hide thyselfH5956 fromH4480 them: thou shalt in any case bring them againH7725 H7725 unto thy brother.H251

 

 

(Deuteronomy 22:2 KJV+) And ifH518 thy brotherH251be notH3808 nighH7138 untoH413 thee, or if thou knowH3045 him not,H3808 then thou shalt bringH622 it untoH413 H8432 thine own house,H1004 and it shall beH1961 withH5973 thee untilH5704 thy brotherH251 seek afterH1875 it, and thou shalt restoreH7725 it to him again.

 

 

(Deuteronomy 22:3 KJV+) In like mannerH3651 shalt thou doH6213 with his ass;H2543 and soH3651 shalt thou doH6213 with his raiment;H8071 and with allH3605 lost thingH9 of thy brother’s,H251 whichH834 he hath lost,H6 and thou hast found,H4672 shalt thou doH6213 likewise:H3651 thou mayestH3201 notH3808 hide thyself.H5956

 

 

(Deuteronomy 22:4 KJV+) Thou shalt notH3808 seeH7200 (H853) thy brother’sH251 assH2543 orH176 his oxH7794 fall downH5307 by the way,H1870 and hide thyselfH5956 fromH4480 them: thou shalt surely help him to lift them up again.H6965 H6965 H5973

 

 

 

Deut 22: 1-4 Deu 22:1 You shall not see your brother’s ox or his sheep driven away, and hide yourself from them. Turning you shall turn them back to your brother.

 

Deu 22:2 And if your brother is not near you, and you do not know him, then you shall surely bring it home to your house; and it shall be with you until your brother inquires of it; and you shall restore it to him.

 

Deu 22:3 And so you shall do with his ass, and so you will do with his clothing, and so you shall do with everything lost of your brother’s, which he has lost and you have found; you may not hide it.

 

Deu 22:4 You shall not see your brother’s ass or his ox fallen down in the highway, and hide yourself from them. Lifting you shall help him lift it up.

 

 

Mosaic Law

 

 

Lost and Found

 

 

Find neighbors sheep

 

Deu 22:1 You shall not see your brother’s ox or his sheep driven away, and hide yourself from them. Turning you shall turn them back to your brother.

 

Deu 22:2 And if your brother is not near you, and you do not know him, then you shall surely bring it home to your house; and it shall be with you until your brother inquires of it; and you shall restore it to him.

 

Deu 22:3 And so you shall do with his ass, and so you will do with his clothing, and so you shall do with everything lost of your brother’s, which he has lost and you have found; you may not hide it.

 

Deu 22:4 You shall not see your brother’s ass or his ox fallen down in the highway, and hide yourself from them. Lifting you shall help him lift it up.

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

Comments? Questions? Dissent?

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s