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" If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maid-servant when they contended with me ; what then shall I do when God riseth Up? and when he visiteth, what shall I answer him ? Did not he that made me in the womb, make him ? and did not one fashion... "
Sacred hours; or, Extracts for private devotion & meditation - Page 81
by Sacred hours - 1804
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Mythopoesis: Mythic Patterns in the Literary Classics

Harry Slochower - Literary Criticism - 1970 - 362 pages
...the earth and of the rocks. In the following chapter, Job champions the human rights of the slave: Did not He that made me in the womb make him? And did not One fashion us in the womb? Commenting on such passages in the Book, Isaac Mendelssohn writes that Job is the first in the ancient...
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A Maimonides Reader

Moses Maimonides, Isadore Twersky - Philosophy - 1972 - 494 pages
...listen to his claims. So it is also explained in the good paths of Job, in which he prided himself: "If I did despise the cause of my manservant, Or of my maidservant, when they contended with me . . . Did not He that made me in the womb make him? And did not One fashion us in the womb?" (Job 31:13,...
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The Social Gospel: Religion and Reform in Changing America

Ronald Cedric White, Charles Howard Hopkins - Religion - 1976 - 306 pages
...is related. This thought is as old as the book of Job, for there the writer says: If I have despised the cause of my man-servant or of my maid-servant,...make him? And did not one fashion us in the womb? Job 31:13-15. This was the supreme teaching of Jesus Christ- out of which grew His universal sympathy-...
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Maimonides: Torah and Philosophic Quest

2002
...listen to his claims. So it is also explained in the good paths of Job, in which he prided himself: "If I did despise the cause of my manservant, or of my maidservant, when they contended with me . . . Did not He that made me in ... the womb make him? And did not One fashion us in the womb" Gob...
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The Reader's Bible, a Narrative: Selections from the King James Version

Roland Mushat Frye - Bibles - 1978 - 591 pages
...hath hasted to deceit; 6 Let me be weighed in an even balance, That God may know mine integrity. 13 If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maidservant, When they contended with me; 14 What then shall I do when God riseth up? And when he visiteth, what shall I answer him? 15 Did not...
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Job

John C. L. Gibson - Religion - 1985 - 284 pages
...then shall I do when God rises up? When he makes inquiry, what shall I answer him? 1?Did not he who made me in the womb make him? And did not one fashion us in the womb? ""'If I have withheld anything that the poor desired, or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail, 17or have eaten my morsel...
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King James Version Ministry / Pew Bible

Zondervan Publishing - Bibles - 1984 - 928 pages
...judges. 12 For it is a fire that consumeth to destruction, and would root out all mine increase. 13 were bought with his money, 14 What then shall I do when God riseth up? and when he visiteth, what shall I answer him? 15 Did not...
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God's People in God's Land: Family, Land, and Property in the Old Testament

Christopher J. H. Wright - Religion - 1990 - 284 pages
...the height of Old Testament thinking on slavery is reached in the words of Job 31:15: Did not he who made me in the womb make him? And did not one fashion us in the womb? Although this is the clearest expression of the slave 's fellow-humanity,2 it is not the only evidence...
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Principles of Conduct: Aspects of Biblical Ethics

John Murray - Religion - 1957 - 272 pages
...is no respect of persons. Paul is reiterating what Job had preached long before: 'If I have despised the cause of my man-servant or of my maid-servant,...they contended with me; what then shall I do when God riscth up? And when he visiteth, what shall I answer him? Did not he that made me in the womb make...
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Maimonides' Ethics: The Encounter of Philosophic and Religious Morality

Raymond L. Weiss - Philosophy - 1991 - 224 pages
...complaints of slaves, In addition, Job intimates that slavery exists by what we may call convention: "Did not He that made me in the womb make him? And did not One fashion us in the womb?" (31.15). (c) It is incumbent upon Jews to imitate God's ways and, according to Scripture, "His mercy...
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