Bible Verses About Creditors

Creditors.
    Defined  Phm 1:18
    Might demand
      Pledges.  De 24:10,11; Pr 22:27
      Security of others.  Pr 6:1; 22:26
      Mortgages on property.  Ne 5:3
      Bills or promissory notes.  Lu 16:6,7
    To return before sunset, garments taken in pledge  Ex 22:26,27; De 24:12,13; Eze 18:7,12
    Prohibited from
      Taking millstones in pledge.  De 24:6
      Violently selecting pledges.  De 24:10
      Exacting usury from brethren.  Ex 22:25; Le 25:36,37
      Exacting debts from brethren during sabbatical year.  De 15:2,3
    Might take interest from strangers  De 23:20
    Sometimes entirely remitted debts  Ne 5:10-12; Mt 18:27; Lu 7:42
    Often cruel in exacting debts  Ne 5:7-9; Job 24:3-9; Mt 18:28-30
    Often exacted debts
      By selling the debtor or taking him for a servant.  Mt 18:25; Ex 21:2
      By selling the debtor's property.  Mt 18:25
      By selling the debtor's family.  2Ki 4:1; Job 24:9; Mt 18:25
      By imprisonment.  Mt 5:25,26; 18:34
      From the sureties.  Pr 11:15; 22:26,27
    Were often defrauded  1Sa 22:2; Lu 16:5-7
    Illustrative of
      God's claim upon men.  Mt 5:25,26; 18:23,25; Lu 7:41,47
      The demands of the law.  Ga 5:3