Exodus 22:25 ESV

If you lend money to any of my people with you who is poor, you shall not be like a moneylender to him, and you shall not exact interest from him.

What is usury in the Bible?
What is usury in the Bible? Is it wrong to charge interest on a loan, or is only wrong to charge excessive interest (usury) on a loan?
Is It Wrong to Charge Interest on a Loan?
Last week I posted some lines related to economics from the Westminster Larger Catechism. In one place, where the catechism was forbidding usury, I added the gloss e.g., loan-sharks. This prompted a stern chiding in the comment thread: Kevin, You know perfectly well that usury in...
What does the Bible say about lending money?
What does the Bible say about lending money? Why is it sometimes unwise to lend money?
Should a Christian use a credit card?
Should a Christian use a credit card? Is using credit cards a sin since the Bible teaches not to go into debt?
How the Elders of Bethlehem Baptist Church Decided That It Was Biblical and Wise to Borrow Money to Purchase the North Campus
On July 24 I preached on Romans 13:8a, "Owe no one anything, except to love each other." I raised the question whether this command ruled out all borrowing for Christiansborrowing a rake from a neighbor, fifty cents for a coke&
7 Provocative Old Testament Facts About the Poor - What the Bible Says About the Poor
In our modern era of unbridled capitalism, many believers have adopted a worldly attitude toward the poor. Many simply view poverty as a symptom of laziness ...

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