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Theft


1. Is an abomination. Jer 7:9,10.

2. Forbidden. Ex 20:15; Mr 10:19; Ro 13:9.

3. From the poor specially forbidden. Pr 22:2.

4. Includes fraud in general. Le 19:13.

5. Includes fraud concerning wages. Le 19:13; Mal 3:5; Jas 5:4.

6. Proceeds from the heart. Mt 15:19.

7. Defiles a man. Mt 15:20.

8. The wicked

a. Addicted to. Ps 119:61.

b. Store up the fruits of. Am 3:10.

c. Lie in wait to commit. Ho 6:9.

d. Commit, under shelter of the night. Job 24:14; Ob 1:5.

e. Consent to show who commit. Ps 50:18.

f. Associate with those who commit. Isa 1:23.

g. May, for a season, prosper in. Job 12:6.

h. Plead excuses for. Jer 7:9,10.

i. Repent not of. Re 9:21.

j. Destroy themselves by. Pr 21:7.

9. Connected with murder. Jer 7:9; Ho 4:2.

10. Shame follows the detection of. Jer 2:26.

11. Brings a curse on those who commit it. Ho 4:2,3; Zec 5:3,4; Mal 3:5.

12. Brings the wrath of God upon those who commit it. Eze 22:29,31.

13. Excludes from heaven. 1Co 6:10.

14. They who connive at

a. Hate their own souls. Pr 29:24.

b. Shall be reproved of God. Ps 50:18,21.

15. Mosaic law respecting. Ex 22:1-8.

16. Saints

a. Warned against. Eph 4:28; 1Pe 4:15.

17. All earthly treasure exposed to. Mt 6:19.

18. Heavenly treasure secure from. Mt 6:20; Lu 12:33.

19. Woe denounced against. Isa 10:2; Na 3:1.

20. Illustrates the guilt of false teachers. Jer 23:30; Joh 10:1,8,10.

21. Exemplified

a. Rachel. Ge 31:19.

b. Achan. Jos 7:21.

c. Shechemites. Jdj 9:25.

d. Micah. Jdj 17:2.