“You must not afflict
They kill the widow and the one residing outside his native land, and they murder the fatherless.
They must not marry a widow or a divorcee, but they may marry a virgin from the house of Israel
They drive away the orphan’s donkey; they take the widow’s ox as a pledge.
the blessing of the dying man descended on me,
He is a father to the fatherless and an advocate for widows.
May his children
We have become fatherless orphans; our mothers have become widows.
He also saw a poor widow put in two small copper coins.
He preys on
The Lord tears down the house of the proud,
She left immediately,
“But every vow of a widow or of a divorced woman which she has pledged for herself will remain intact.
who justly treats
‘Cursed is the one who perverts justice for the resident foreigner, the orphan, and the widow.’ Then all the people will say, ‘Amen!’
you sent widows away empty-handed, and the arms
If I have refused to give the poor what they desired,
Leave your orphans behind and I will keep them alive. Your widows too can depend on me.”