Bible: Deuteronomy 23:15-24:7
Purity in the Treatment of the Nonprivileged
23:15 You must not return an escaped slave to his master when he has run away to you. 1 23:16 Indeed, he may live among you in any place he chooses, in whichever of your villages 2 he prefers; you must not oppress him.
Purity in Cultic Personnel
23:17 There must never be a sacred prostitute 3 among the young women 4 of Israel nor a sacred male prostitute 5 among the young men 6 of Israel. 23:18 You must never bring the pay of a female prostitute 7 or the wage of a male prostitute 8 into the temple of the
Respect for Others’ Property
23:19 You must not charge interest on a loan to your fellow Israelite, 9 whether on money, food, or anything else that has been loaned with interest. 23:20 You may lend with interest to a foreigner, but not to your fellow Israelite; if you keep this command the
24:1 If a man marries a woman and she does not please him because he has found something offensive 16 in her, then he may draw up a divorce document, give it to her, and evict her from his house. 24:2 When she has left him 17 she may go and become someone else’s wife. 24:3 If the second husband rejects 18 her and then divorces her, 19 gives her the papers, and evicts her from his house, or if the second husband who married her dies, 24:4 her first husband who divorced her is not permitted to remarry 20 her after she has become ritually impure, for that is offensive to the
24:6 One must not take either lower or upper millstones as security on a loan, for that is like taking a life itself as security. 25
24:7 If a man is found kidnapping a person from among his fellow Israelites, 26 and regards him as mere property 27 and sells him, that kidnapper 28 must die. In this way you will purge 29 evil from among you.