Exodus 23:7

"Keep far from a false charge, and don't kill the innocent and righteous: for I will not justify the wicked.

Alternate Versions of Exodus 23-7

A Conservative Version: Exodus 23:7
Keep thee far from a false matter. And do not kill an innocent and righteous man, for I will not justify a wicked man.

American Standard Version: Exodus 23:7
Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.

Bible in Basic English: Exodus 23:7
Keep yourselves far from any false business; never let the upright or him who has done no wrong be put to death: for I will make the evil-doer responsible for his sin.

Darby English Bible: Exodus 23:7
Thou shalt keep far from the cause of falsehood; and the innocent and righteous slay not; for I will not justify the wicked.

King James Version: Exodus 23:7
Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.

King James Version (UK): Exodus 23:7
Keep you far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay you not for I will not justify the wicked.

Webster's: Exodus 23:7
Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.

Youngs Literal Translation: Exodus 23:7
from a false matter thou dost keep far off, and an innocent and righteous man thou dost not slay; for I do not justify a wicked man.

Verses Related to Exodus 23-7

Exodus 23:1
"You shall not spread a false report. Don't join your hand with the wicked to be a malicious witness.

Exodus 34:7
keeping loving kindness for thousands, forgiving iniquity and disobedience and sin; and that will by no means clear the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children, and on the children's children, on the third and on the fourth generation."

Leviticus 19:11
"'You shall not steal; neither shall you deal falsely, nor lie to one another.

Deuteronomy 27:25
Cursed be he who takes a bribe to kill an innocent person. All the people shall say, Amen.

Job 22:23
If you return to the Almighty, you shall be built up, If you put away unrighteousness far from your tents.

Proverbs 17:15
He who justifies the wicked, and he who condemns the righteous, Both of them alike are an abomination to Yahweh.

Isaiah 33:15
He who walks righteously, and speaks blamelessly; he who despises the gain of oppressions, who shakes his hands from taking a bribe, who stops his ears from hearing of blood, and shuts his eyes from looking on evil:

Nahum 1:3
Yahweh is slow to anger, and great in power, and will by no means leave the guilty unpunished. Yahweh has his way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of his feet.