pledge

Genesis 38:17He answered, “I will send you a young goat from the flock.” And she said, “If you give me a pledge, until you send it—”
Genesis 38:18He said, “What pledge shall I give you?” She replied, “Your signet and your cord and your staff that is in your hand.” So he gave them to her and went in to her, and she conceived by him.
Genesis 38:20When Judah sent the young goat by his friend the Adullamite to take back the pledge from the woman's hand, he did not find her.
Genesis 43:9I will be a pledge of his safety. From my hand you shall require him. If I do not bring him back to you and set him before you, then let me bear the blame forever.
Genesis 44:32For your servant became a pledge of safety for the boy to my father, saying, ‘If I do not bring him back to you, then I shall bear the blame before my father all my life.’
Exodus 22:26If ever you take your neighbor's cloak in pledge, you shall return it to him before the sun goes down,
Numbers 30:2If a man vows a vow to the Lord , or swears an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he shall not break his word. He shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth.
Numbers 30:3“If a woman vows a vow to the Lord and binds herself by a pledge, while within her father's house in her youth,
Numbers 30:4and her father hears of her vow and of her pledge by which she has bound herself and says nothing to her, then all her vows shall stand, and every pledge by which she has bound herself shall stand.
Numbers 30:4and her father hears of her vow and of her pledge by which she has bound herself and says nothing to her, then all her vows shall stand, and every pledge by which she has bound herself shall stand.
Numbers 30:5But if her father opposes her on the day that he hears of it, no vow of hers, no pledge by which she has bound herself shall stand. And the Lord will forgive her, because her father opposed her.
Numbers 30:10And if she vowed in her husband's house or bound herself by a pledge with an oath,
Numbers 30:11and her husband heard of it and said nothing to her and did not oppose her, then all her vows shall stand, and every pledge by which she bound herself shall stand.
Numbers 30:12But if her husband makes them null and void on the day that he hears them, then whatever proceeds out of her lips concerning her vows or concerning her pledge of herself shall not stand. Her husband has made them void, and the Lord will forgive her.
Deuteronomy 24:6“No one shall take a mill or an upper millstone in pledge, for that would be taking a life in pledge.
Deuteronomy 24:6“No one shall take a mill or an upper millstone in pledge, for that would be taking a life in pledge.
Deuteronomy 24:10“When you make your neighbor a loan of any sort, you shall not go into his house to collect his pledge.
Deuteronomy 24:11You shall stand outside, and the man to whom you make the loan shall bring the pledge out to you.
Deuteronomy 24:12And if he is a poor man, you shall not sleep in his pledge.
Deuteronomy 24:13You shall restore to him the pledge as the sun sets, that he may sleep in his cloak and bless you. And it shall be righteousness for you before the Lord your God.
Deuteronomy 24:17“You shall not pervert the justice due to the sojourner or to the fatherless, or take a widow's garment in pledge,
Job 17:3“Lay down a pledge for me with yourself; who is there who will put up security for me?
Job 24:3They drive away the donkey of the fatherless; they take the widow's ox for a pledge.
Job 24:9(There are those who snatch the fatherless child from the breast, and they take a pledge against the poor.)
Psalms 119:122Give your servant a pledge of good; let not the insolent oppress me.
Proverbs 6:1My son, if you have put up security for your neighbor, have given your pledge for a stranger,
Proverbs 11:15Whoever puts up security for a stranger will surely suffer harm, but he who hates striking hands in pledge is secure.
Proverbs 17:18One who lacks sense gives a pledge and puts up security in the presence of his neighbor.
Proverbs 20:16Take a man's garment when he has put up security for a stranger, and hold it in pledge when he puts up security for foreigners.
Proverbs 27:13Take a man's garment when he has put up security for a stranger, and hold it in pledge when he puts up security for an adulteress.
Isaiah 38:14Like a swallow or a crane I chirp; I moan like a dove. My eyes are weary with looking upward. O Lord, I am oppressed; be my pledge of safety!
Ezekiel 18:7does not oppress anyone, but restores to the debtor his pledge, commits no robbery, gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with a garment,
Ezekiel 18:12oppresses the poor and needy, commits robbery, does not restore the pledge, lifts up his eyes to the idols, commits abomination,
Ezekiel 18:16does not oppress anyone, exacts no pledge, commits no robbery, but gives his bread to the hungry and covers the naked with a garment,
Ezekiel 33:15if the wicked restores the pledge, gives back what he has taken by robbery, and walks in the statutes of life, not doing injustice, he shall surely live; he shall not die.
Amos 2:8they lay themselves down beside every altar on garments taken in pledge, and in the house of their God they drink the wine of those who have been fined.
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