Exodus 22:2 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Exodus 22:2, NIV: "If a thief is caught breaking in at night and is struck a fatal blow, the defender is not guilty of bloodshed;"
Exodus 22:2, ESV: "If a thief is found breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there shall be no bloodguilt for him,"
Exodus 22:2, KJV: "If a thief be found breaking up, and be smitten that he die, there shall no blood be shed for him."
Exodus 22:2, NASB: "If the thief is caught while breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there will be no guilt for bloodshed on his account."
Exodus 22:2, NLT: "'If a thief is caught in the act of breaking into a house and is struck and killed in the process, the person who killed the thief is not guilty of murder."
Exodus 22:2, CSB: "If a thief is caught in the act of breaking in, and he is beaten to death, no one is guilty of bloodshed."