331. Rights of Creditors

2 Kings 4:1; Leviticus 25:39-41; Nehemiah 5:5; Nehemiah 5:8; Job 24:9; Isaiah 50:1; Matthew 18:25
There was a similar, though severer, law among other nations, who are supposed to have derived the idea from the Hebrews. See Matthew 18:2525But forasmuch as he had not to pay, his lord commanded him to be sold, and his wife, and children, and all that he had, and payment to be made. (Matthew 18:25).