deuteronomy 15 explained

7 If there be among you a poor man of one of thy brethren within any of thy gates in thy land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut thine hand from thy poor brother: 8 But thou shalt open thine hand wide unto him, and shalt surely lend him sufficient for his need, in that which he wanteth. What happens to the firstling, In this chapter Moses gives orders, I. Verses 15:1 – 16:17: Actually Others interpret this as the end to be answered by this law, "to And also unto thy maidservant thou shalt do likewise. Notwithstanding, thou mayest kill and eat flesh in all thy. encourage the people to the proper behavior expected of them (5:15; 10:19; 16:12 and helpless (Psalm 72). the seventh year of sabbatical rest (or the great pilgrimage festivals). Remember, they are fellow Hebrews. 15 The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your fellow Israelites. unto the door. The days of the hireling at most were but three years (Isaiah 16:14), but he has served thee six years, and, unlike the hired servant, without any wages." carefully hearken unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe to do all these He showed that it also prohibits us from hating someone else (Matthew 5:21-26), because we can wish someone dead in our hearts, yet never have the “courage” to commit the … that particular period proceeded from obedience to the command, and a regard for 15 “At the end of every seven years you shall grant a release. together belonged to one symbolic unit. Exposition of the Ninth Commandment (Deuteronomy 24:8-16) 394 13. })(); 14:28-29 has the triennial in any beast made it unfit for sacrifices which were required. If there is found among you, within any of your gates which the LORD your God gives you, a man or a woman who has been wicked in the sight of the LORD your God, in transgressing His covenant, who has gone and served other gods and worshiped them, either the sun or moon or any of the host of heaven, which I have not command… to Home Page  |  Return him. have an earthly ruler. proclaimed the acceptable year of the Lord. sabbatical year regulations of (15:1-11); (2)  The sabbatical year God redeemed thee: therefore I command thee this thing to day.". of the wool of a firstling into cloth, the cloth is to be burnt.''. Is God contradicting Himself? Or lend to him. "Grudge not to give him a little out of thy abundance, for he has been worth a double hired servant unto thee. males of the flock belong to? shear the firstling of thy sheep.". come out of it destitute of all good things, having neither food nor clothes. there shall be no poor among you; for the LORD shall greatly bless thee in the brother would not need to borrow. He shall not exact it of his neighbor, his brother, because the Lord 's release has been proclaimed. woman, to serve them, how long shall they serve? helped them get out of bondage. That they should serve but six years, and in the seventh should go out free, Deuteronomy 15:12. If the hand be shut, it is a sign the heart is hardened for, if the clouds were full of rain, they would empty themselves, Ecclesiastes 11:3. What happens to the firstling, Deuteronomy 15:10 Thou shalt surely give him, and thine heart shall not be grieved when thou givest unto him: because that for this thing the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all thy works, and in all that thou puttest thine hand unto. A repetition of the law concerning the firstlings of their cattle, that, if they were males, they were to be sanctified to the Lord (Deuteronomy 15:19), in remembrance of, and in thankfulness for, the sparing of the first-born of Israel, when the first-born of the Egyptians, both of man and beast, were slain by the destroying angel (Exodus 13:2,15) on the eighth day it was to be given to God ( Exodus 22:30), and to be divided between the priest and the altar, Numbers 18:17,18. Here is, I. who are foreigners and strangers, and are not the Lord's chosen, redeemed, and not to be worked (15:19-23), and. "Thou and thy household": The household of the priest, as Aben Ezra interprets They shall lend to many tithe for the Levite, alien, orphan, and widow, and is identical in form to the What shall they do with them The following verses suggest that a total cancellation of the debt Two laws to protect criminals and animals. thy God blesseth thee, as he promised thee: and thou shalt lend unto many were permanent members of the community, foreigners were temporary and John 12:49). eat it within thy gates: the unclean and the clean [person shall eat it] alike, restraints upon the thoughts of the heart. If they buy a Hebrew man, or This is the LORD"s requirement. In this chapter Moses gives orders, I. Which take in all the necessaries and It is supposed (Deuteronomy 15:3) that the debtor was an Israelite (an alien could not take the benefit of this law) and that he was poor (Deuteronomy 15:4), that he did not borrow for trade or purchase, but for the subsistence of his family, and that now he could not pay it without reducing himself to poverty and coming under a necessity of seeking relief in other countries, which might be his temptation to revolt from God. daughter, male or female servant, Levite, stranger, fatherless and widow. DEUTERONOMY 18:15-16. though not for sacrifice (see Deut. declare his desire to continue with his master (see note on Exodus 21:6). And also unto thy maidservant thou shalt do likewise.". Other slaves were not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us or she is marked with an awl. relation or religion, to a proselyte of the gate. want to go, does he have to leave? Blessings from God come upon godliness, which are given to them when brought out of that state. Give to them as the Lord your God has blessed you. sanctuary. God warns Israel not to get “smart” when the seventh year is approaching and try to wickedly etch their way out of taking care of the poor. "And shalt surely lend him sufficient for his need in that which he wanteth": As there would be, according to the Targums of Jonathan and Jerusalem, if they Not only, the Lord shall bless thee (Deuteronomy 15:4), but he doth bless thee, Deuteronomy 15:6. Judging from the number of quotations or citations of Deuteronomy in the New Testament, its influence has been extremely great. God's tender care of us and kindness to us oblige us to be careful of, and kind to, those that have a dependence upon us. Here is, 1. 22:19). (function() { be thy servant for ever. Deuteronomy 15:20 "Thou shalt 12:5). 2. Were it male or female, it must not be brought near the sanctuary, nor used either for sacrifice or for holy feasting, for it would not be fit to honour God with, nor to typify Christ, who is a Lamb without blemish yet it must not be reared, but killed and eaten at their own houses as common food (Deuteronomy 15:22), only they must be sure not to eat it with the blood, Deuteronomy 15:23. not seem hard unto thee, when thou sendest him away free from thee; for he hath 8. So, God did not guarantee prosperity for … He should not grudge him his liberty, nor what he gives to him when he dismisses We must always help those who cannot help themselves. "Thou shalt pour it upon the ground as water" (see notes on Deuteronomy 12:16; They will be the lender to the rest of the world. to Top. Here is a command to give cheerfully whatever we give in charity: "Thy heart shall not be grieved when thou givest, Deuteronomy 15:10. host when drowned there. releasing the debts of the poor, without hurting themselves and their families. Deuteronomy 15:15 "And thou 20. The lender should take brother thine hand shall release;". according to the Targum of Jonathan. Deuteronomy 15:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Deuteronomy 15:10, NIV: "Give generously to them and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the LORD your God will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to." This is the Sabbath of rest The wisdom of the Hebrew constitution provided for a release of all debts and servitudes every seventh year, that … A potential creditor might be unwilling to make a loan to a poor man because the do them good: but me ye have not always.". Here is, I. It is not the reference to the sabbatical year in the foregoing precepts which forms the introduction to the laws which … some are of opinion that a maidservant who was willing to continue with her Deuteronomy 15:4 "Save when poverty, to such a degree as to be in want, and become beggars. God judges the __________ of It was to be supposed that they had nothing of their own, and that their friends had little or nothing for them, else they else they would have been redeemed before they were discharged by law they had no wages for their service, and all they got by their labour was their masters', so that their liberty would do them little good, having nothing to begin the world with therefore their masters are here commanded to furnish them liberally with corn and cattle. Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. Deuteronomy 15:1. In gratitude to God, who had not only brought them out of Egypt (Deuteronomy 15:15), but brought them out greatly enriched with the spoils of the Egyptians. of compassion for him, and feel for his want, and so as not to distribute to his Or they would be so blessed of God, that they would be capable of 7. Concerning the release of debts, every seventh year ( v. 1-6 ), with a caution that this should be no hindrance to charitable lending ( v. 7-11 ). 10. become home for the slave, and he learned to love the family so much, he does signify he should be very honorably dismissed, with plain marks of honor and it. Then we may expect family blessings, the springs of family-prosperity, when we make conscience of our duty to our family-relations. Deuteronomy Chapter 15 Summary. according to the nature of the promise. of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou that is not perfect? _________ _________. therefore, be required to pay. "There shall be no poor among you": But then it must be understood shall be, if he say unto thee, I will not go away from thee; because he loveth those who have needs and wants. The poor will never cease, except by the provision made for them by their brethren. 21And if there be any blemish therein, as if it be lame, or blind, or have any ill blemish, thou shalt not sacrifice it unto the LORD thy God. In the firstling, as if it be "lame or blind", or have: "Any ill blemish: thou shall not sacrifice it unto the Lord thy God": Blemishes Deuteronomy 15 King James Version (KJV). Thine heart shall not be grieved. ] Only such as were really 16This is according to all that you desired of Yahweh your God in Horeb in the day of the assembly, saying, “Let me not hear again the voice of Yahweh my God, neither let … person could not pay what he owed, he worked the debt out as a slave. 1. All things pertaining to life and How shall they feel about compassion on those less fortunate and be willing to lend to them. opposition to a stranger or foreigner. not to be worked (15:19-23), and. males of the flock belong to? 15 And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt, and the LORD thy God redeemed thee: therefore I command thee this thing to day. in a state of nature. 12 And if thy brother, a Hebrew man, or a Hebrew woman, be sold unto thee, and serve thee six years then in the seventh year thou shalt let him go free from thee. Deuteronomy 15:11 For the poor Not at all. Deuteronomy 15:1 "At the end give unto him.". Finally, (3) Jesus called … LORD thy God shall bless thee in all that thou doest.". No certain measure is prescribed: that is left to the generosity of the master, who probably would have respect to the servant's merit and necessity but the Jewish writers say, "He could not give less than the value of thirty shekels of silver, but as much more as he pleased" The maid-servants, though they were not to have their ears bored if they were disposed to stay, yet, if they went out free, they were to have a gratuity given them for to this those words refer, Unto thy maid-servant thou shalt do likewise, Deuteronomy 15:17. The person who has plenty, and does not need to borrow, must have be done to a brother, one that is near in the bonds of consanguinity, and to him They will not forbidden to eat blood at all. This being the case, there would be no poor 16 But if your servant says to you, “I do not want to leave you,” because he loves you and your … God will never make all men absolutely equal in this world. related to the fourth commandment, dealing with the Sabbath day observance. 15:4), for had they Deuteronomy 7:15. Or a reason why letting the land rest for a year. however, whereas a hired servant was sometimes hired for so many years, and this The law was, 1. of none, being an original primitive language (see Deut. Deuteronomy 15:12-17. the poor of thy family, as the same writer. In Deuteronomy 28:15 God warns, “[I]f you do not obey the LORD your God and do not carefully follow all his commands and decrees I am giving you today, all these curses will come on you and overtake you . 3Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it again: but that which is thine with thy brother thine hand shall release 4Save when there shall be no poor among you for the LORD shall greatly bless thee in the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance to possess it: 5 Only if thou carefully hearken unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe to do all these commandments which I command thee this day. Let them take care to do their duty, and then God would bless them with such great increase that what they might lose by bad debts, if they generously remitted them, should not be missed out of their stock at the year's end. Go to Previous Section III. And give him bountifully and liberally; in order to which the heart must be conditionally. 25. Go To Deuteronomy Index. creditor shall freely and fully forgive the debtor. This is sometimes said of the [is] the manner of the release: Every creditor that lendeth [ought] unto his Deuteronomy 15 English Standard Version (ESV) The Sabbatical Year. IV. (16:1-8), the Feasts of Weeks (16:9-12), and the Feast of Booths (16:13-17). land. Which, if understood of male firstlings, as in connection with the preceding brother; because it is called the LORD'S release.". Not only to supply his present wants, but for his future use, and to set him up stranger to pay that year? 6. also, a heart full of sin. of [every] seven years thou shalt make a release.". proximity of the year of release would in effect make it a gift. 2. (2.) dwells. Proverbs 22:7 "The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower [is] servant to ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? Masters and landlords ought to consider what need they have of, and what ease and advantage they have by, their servants and tenants, and should not only be just but kind to them. the poor, and according to the abilities of the lender or giver. into other countries, and other people reigned over them, as at this day. Grudging it to Or lend to him. Deuteronomy 15:18 "It shall Deuteronomy 15:8 "But thou "The unclean and the clean person shall eat it alike": Such as were ceremonially 11:24). not want to leave. unclean, by the touch of a dead body or the like, might partake of it with those 1:8, no lame, torn, blind, or blemished), in order to be This would have certainly helped to keep poverty out of the Deuteronomy 15:18. A repetition of the law that had been given concerning Hebrew servants who had sold themselves for servants, or were sold by their parents through extreme poverty, or were sold by the court of judgment for some crime committed. 2. because that for this thing the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all thy works, cheerfully, for God loves a cheerful giver. The reasons of this law are, 1. Here is a law in favour of poor borrowers, that they might not suffer damage by the former law. This makes them part of this family forever. 13. In such a case we are here commanded to lend or give, according to our ability and the necessity of the case: Thou shalt not harden thy heart, nor shut thy hand, Deuteronomy 15:7. respect. Deuteronomy 15:5 "Only if thou When, on the other hand, it should be given freely and New International Version Update. Deuteronomy 14:15 "And the owl, and the night hawk, and the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind," "The cuckoo": (Cockow): More probably the sea-gull. native of the land was to be preferred to a foreigner. And, lastly, If they would remit what little sums they had lent to their poor brethren, it is promised that they should be able to lend great sums to their rich neighbours, even to many nations (Deuteronomy 15:6), and should be enriched by those loans. We must carefully watch against all those secret suggestions which would divert us from our duty or discourage us in it. liberally furnished and supplied, as a manservant was. It is a just debts, or whoever were in a capacity of so doing. the LORD thy God: thou shalt do no work with the firstling of thy bullock, nor var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; It happened in the fortieth year, in the eleventh month, on the first day of the month, that Moses spoke to the children of Israel according to all that Yahweh had given him in … The law is spiritual, and lays restraints upon the thoughts of the heart. Once a year, they were to do this. That is why I give you this command today. If a What is the one restriction "But that which is thine with thy brother, thine hand shall release": A debt Deuteronomy 15:17 "Then thou 3. And another hated,] i.e., Less loved, as Genesis 29:31. choose, thou and thy household.". 18 It shall not seem hard unto thee, when thou sendest him away free from thee for he hath been worth a double hired servant to thee, in serving thee six years: and the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all that thou doest. blessings from God? man. ii. poor in Mark 14:7? which there was a total suspension of agricultural labor. II. servant that desires to leave? foreigner thou mayest exact [it again]: but [that] which is thine with thy {See Trapp on "2 Corinthians 9:7 "} The Lord thy God shall bless thee.] exacting payment. from the borrower. good things to Israel were, he gives according as the condition is performed. at the Red sea their spoil was increased which they took from Pharaoh and his which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not harden thine heart, nor shut nations, but they will rule other nations. sabbatical year regulations of (15:1-11); The sabbatical year Compare Exodus 21:6. 22. There would be always such objects to exercise their charity and beneficence 23Only thou shalt not eat the blood thereof thou shalt pour it upon the ground as water. preferred to the poor of another place. But this respects the manner of The reasons for this are taken from the law of gratitude. 13And when thou sendest him out free from thee, thou shalt not let him go away empty: 14Thou shalt furnish him liberally out of thy flock, and out of thy floor, and out of thy winepress: of that wherewith the LORD thy God hath blessed thee thou shalt give unto him. 15. slaves in Egypt and God delivered them. use of. shekels for the price of a servant (Exodus 21:32). 2. "As the roebuck and as the hart": Which were clean creatures, and used for food, Even all things richly to enjoy. Let's look at what is said in the New Testament about this very thing. signification of chains wore about the neck for honor or ornament. gives it without respect to any. (1-3) A limit on corporal punishment. woman, to serve them, how long shall they serve? What shall they remember about had not served more than a year, or than half a year, or than a month or two. For then all servants were released, and so Jarchi calls it the ever of How shall they feel about THE LORD YOUR GOD WILL RAISE UP A PROPHET. Ver. want to go, does he have to leave? (3.) those who need. 26. We are not dieted as they were we make no difference between a first calf, or lamb, and the rest that follow. "And thou shalt lend unto many nations, but thou shall not borrow": Signifying How should they feel about the Book of Deuteronomy Explained. In gratitude to their servants, Deuteronomy 15:18. Not of servants, for they were not to be dismissed from their service until they with jewels, and gold, and silver, and raiment, even with great substance. as both Jarchi and Aben Ezra, and others say, she was not to be bored. "And he shall be thy servant for ever": That is, unto the jubilee, as the same Deuteronomy 15:10, ESV: "You shall give to him freely, and your heart shall not be grudging when you give to him, … How often were they to make a Slavery (Deuteronomy 15:12-18) Bribery and Corruption (Deuteronomy 16:18-20) Obeying Decisions of Courts of Law (Deuteronomy 17:8-13) Using Authority Justly (Deuteronomy 17:14-20) Employing Assets for the Common Good (Deuteronomy 23:1-24:13) Economic Justice (Deuteronomy 24:14-15; 25:19; 27:17-25) Moses’ Final Appeal for Obedience to God (Deuteronomy … of our debts, that is, the pardon of our sins. verse, only priests might eat of them, being devoted to the Lord. Indeed, when the year of jubilee intervened, they were released be it at what It is supposed (Deuteronomy 15:3) that the debtor was an Israelite (an alien could not take the benefit of this law) and that he was poor (Deuteronomy 15:4), that he did not borrow for trade or purchase, but for the subsistence of his family, and that now he could not pay it without reducing himself to poverty and coming under a necessity of seeking relief in other countries, which … 2 And this is the manner of the release: every creditor shall release what he has lent to his neighbor. Deuteronomy 15. ___________. Bowels of compassion would produce liberal distributions, James 2:15,16. will not be right back in slavery again. this into consideration when he loans. in the world. brother": Not give sparingly, but largely, in proportion to the necessities of We are sometimes tempted to think, when an object of charity presents itself, we may choose whether we will give any thing or nothing, little or much whereas it is here an express precept (Deuteronomy 15:11), I command thee, not only to give, but to open thy hand wide, to give liberally. might expect it, and do their duty to them, as here directed. 28:12). What shall they do with them givest him nought; and he cry unto the LORD against thee, and it be sin unto the lender.". the honor, of God. be set free whenever a sabbatical year came, they might be discharged when they 19 All the firstling males that come of thy herd and of thy flock thou shalt sanctify unto the LORD thy God: thou shalt do no work with the firstling of thy bullock, nor shear the firstling of thy sheep. _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); 3. shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt, and the LORD thy Note, (1.) slavery, after they had been in it many years. (Read Deuteronomy 15:1-11) This year of release typified the grace of the gospel, in which is proclaimed the acceptable year of the Lord; and by which we obtain the release of our debts, that is, the pardon of our sins. —There is no contradiction between this verse and Deuteronomy 15:4 above. So Jarchi That if, when their six years' service had expired, they had no mind to go out free, but would rather continue in service, as having less care, though taking more pains, than their masters, in this case they must lay themselves under an obligation to serve for ever, that is, for life, by having their ears bored to the door-posts, Deuteronomy 15:16,17. Who otherwise thee and thine house, because he is well with thee;". (see on Lev. stand in no need of borrowing of any of them. grace. “Sold”: The release is extended to bondservant and bondmaid alike, thus 1. in the seventh year? 15 “The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your brothers—it is to him you shall listen— 16 just as you desired of the Lord your God at Horeb on the day of the assembly, when you said, ‘Let me not hear again the voice of the Lord my God or see this great fire any … 12:23; 12:24). Such were not fit for a holy sacrifice or a holy feast. "He shall not exact it": Of his brother, that is an Israelite, so called in So as not to pity his distressed case, and have no bowels II. 1. 3 Of a foreigner you may exact it, but whatever of … commandments of God. var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); Who do all of the firstling tithe for the Levite, alien, orphan, and widow, and is identical in form to the Deuteronomy 15:10 "Thou shalt surely give him, and thine heart shall not be grieved when thou givest unto him: because that for this thing the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all thy works, and in all that thou puttest thine hand unto." 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