Deuteronomy 24:1 When a man hath taken a wife and maryed her, yf she fynde no fauoure in his eies, because he hath spied some vnclennesse in her. Then let hym wryte her a bylle of deuorcement & put it in her hande and sende her out of hys house. Deuteronomy 24:2 If when she is departed out of hys house, she go and be another mans wife Deuteronomy 24:3 and the seconde husbande hate her & wryte her a letter of deuorcement & put it in her hande & sende her out of his house: or yf the seconde man dye whiche toke her to wyfe, Deuteronomy 24:4 her fyrst man which sent her awaye may not take her agayne to be hys wyfe, in as moch as she is defyled. For that is abhomynacion in the syght of the Lorde: that thou defyle not the land with sinne, which the Lord thy god geueth the to enheret.
A new married man goeth not to war.
Deuteronomy 24:5 When a man taketh a newe wife, he shal not go a warrefare nether shalbe charged wt any busynesse: but shalbe fre at home one yere & reioyse with hys wyfe which he hath taken.
Deuteronomy 24:6 No man shal take the neather or the vppermylstone to pledge, for then he taketh a mans lyfe to pledge.
Deuteronomy 24:7 If any man be found stealyng any of hys brethren the chyldren of Israel, & maketh cheuesaunce of hym or selleth him, the thefe shall dye. And thou shalt put euell away from the.
Deuteronomy 24:8 Take heade to thy selfe as concernynge the plage of leprosye, that thou obserue dyligently to do accordyng to all that the Preastes the Leuites shall teache the, as I commaunded them so ye shal obserue to do. Deuteronomy 24:9 Remembre what the Lord thy God dyd vnto Miriam by the waye, after that ye were come out of Egypte.
Deuteronomy 24:10 If thou lende thy brother any maner socoure, thou shalt not go in to hys house to fetche a pledge: Deuteronomy 24:11 but shalt stande without & þe man to whom thou lendest, shall brynge the pledge out at the dore. Deuteronomy 24:12 Forthermore yf it be a pore body, go not to slepe wt hys pledge Deuteronomy 24:13 but delyuer hym the pledge agayne by þt the sonne go doune, & let him slepe in hys awne rayment and blesse the. And it shalbe ryghteousnes vnto þe, before the Lord thy god.
The hire is to be given.
Deuteronomy 24:14 Thou shalt not defraude an hyred seruaunte that is nedye and poore whether he be of thy brethren or a straunger that is in thy lande Deuteronomy 24:15 with in thy cyties. Geue him his hyre the same daye, and let not the sonne go doune theron. For he is nedye and therwith susteyneth hys lyfe, lest he crye agaynst the vnto the Lord and it be synne vnto the.
Deuteronomy 24:16 The fathers shal not dye for the chyldren nor the children for þe fathers: but euery man shal dye for his awne synne.
Deuteronomy 24:17 Hynder not the ryght of þe straunger nor of the fatherlesse, nor take wedowes rayment to pledge. Deuteronomy 24:18 But remembre that thou wast a seruaunte in Egypte, and how the Lord thy God delyuered the thence. Wherfore I commaunde the to do this thyng.
Deuteronomy 24:19 When thou cuttest doune thy herueste in the feeld & hast forgotte a shefe in þe feelde thou shalt not go agayne and fett it: But it shalbe for the straunger, the fatherlesse & the wydowe, that the Lord thy God may blesse the in all the workes of thyne hande. Deuteronomy 24:20 When thou beatest doune thyne olyue trees thou shalt not make cleane riddaunce after the: but it shalbe for þe straunger, the fatherlesse & the wydowe. Deuteronomy 24:21 And when thou gatherest they venyarde, thou shalt not gather cleane after the: but it shalbe for the straunger, the fatherlesse & þe wyddow. Deuteronomy 24:22 And remembre that thou wast a seruaunt in the land of Egipte: wherfore I commaunde the to do this thinge.