Verse of the Day: 'Do not rob the poor'

By the Web Editors 10-31-2008

Do not rob the poor because they are poor,
or crush the afflicted at the gate;
for the Lord pleads their cause
and despoils of life those who despoil them.

- Proverbs 22:22-23

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