You must not charge interest on a loan to your fellow Israelite, 1 whether on money, food, or anything else that has been loaned with interest.
Do not take interest or profit from him, 1 but you must fear your God and your brother must live 2 with you.
“If you lend money to any of 1 my people who are needy among you, do not be like a moneylender 2 to him; do not charge 3 him interest. 4
So Moses made a bronze snake and put it on a pole, so that if a snake had bitten someone, when he looked at the bronze snake he lived. 1
refrains from wrongdoing, 1 does not engage in usury or charge interest, carries out my regulations and follows my statutes. He will not die for his father’s iniquity; 2 he will surely live.
They take bribes within you to shed blood. You engage in usury and charge interest; 1 you extort money from your neighbors. You have forgotten me, 2 declares the sovereign Lord. 3