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.