Deuteronomy 15 Commentary

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Deuteronomy 15:1-6

Moses commands the Israelite creditors to grant a remission of debts to fellow Israelites in the Sabbath year.

Deuteronomy 15:7-11

Moses urged the Israelite creditors not to be reluctant to lend money to their needy brothers when the year of remission is near, because the Suzerain (Ruler) God will greatly bless those who give freely and generously.

Deuteronomy 15:12-18

Moses asks every Hebrew master to release his Hebrew servant after six years, unless the servant decides to remain with him.

Deuteronomy 15:19-23

Moses commands the Israelites to set apart all the firstborn males of their domesticated animals to the Suzerain (Ruler) God.