Bible: Ex 22:7-13

22:7If a man gives his neighbor money or articles 1  for safekeeping, 2  and it is stolen from the man’s house, if the thief is caught, 3  he must repay double. 22:8 If the thief is not caught, 4  then the owner of the house will be brought before the judges 5  to see 6  whether he has laid 7  his hand on his neighbor’s goods. 22:9 In all cases of illegal possessions, 8  whether for an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any kind of lost item, about which someone says ‘This belongs to me,’ 9  the matter of the two of them will come before the judges, 10  and the one whom 11  the judges declare guilty 12  must repay double to his neighbor. 22:10 If a man gives his neighbor a donkey or an ox or a sheep or any beast to keep, and it dies or is hurt 13  or is carried away 14  without anyone seeing it, 15  22:11 then there will be an oath to the Lord 16  between the two of them, that he has not laid his hand on his neighbor’s goods, and its owner will accept this, and he will not have to pay. 22:12 But if it was stolen 17  from him, 18  he will pay its owner. 22:13 If it is torn in pieces, then he will bring it for evidence, 19  and he will not have to pay for what was torn.

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