Gives his children to Molech
20:1 And the LORD spake to Moses, saying,
20:2 Again, you will say to the children of Israel, Whosoever [he be] of the
children of Israel, or of the strangers that temporary stays in Israel,
that gives [any] of his children to Molech ; he shall surely be
put to death the people of the land shall stone him with stones.
20:3 And I will set my face against that man, and will cut him
off from among his people ; because he has given of his seed to Molech, to defile my sanctuary, and to profane my holy name.
20:4 And if the people of the land do any ways hide their eyes
from the man, when he gives of his seed to Molech, and kill
20:5 Then I will set my face against that man, and
against his family, and will cut him off, and all that go a
whoring after him, to commit whoredom with Molech, from among
20:6 And the soul that turns after such as have
familiar spirits, and after wizards, to go a whoring after them,
I will even set my face against that soul, and will cut him off
from among his people.
20:7 Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be
ya'll holy for I [am] the LORD your God.
20:8 And ya'll shall keep my
statutes, and do them I [am] the LORD which sanctify you.
Curses father and mother punishment
20:9 For every one that curses his father or his mother shall be
surely put to death he has cursed his father or his mother ; his
blood [shall be] upon him.
20:10 And the man that commits
adultery with [another] man's wife, [even he] that commits
adultery with his neighbour's wife, the adulterer and the
adulteress shall surely be put to death.
Punishment for sexual deviance
20:11 And the man that lies with his father's wife has uncovered his father's
nakedness both of them shall surely be put to death ; their blood
[shall be] upon them.
20:12 And if a man lie with his daughter in
law, both of them shall surely be put to death they have worked
confusion ; their blood [shall be] upon them.
20:13 If a man also
lie with mankind, as he lies with a woman, both of them have
committed an abomination they shall surely be put to death ;
their blood [shall be] upon them.
20:14 And if a man take a wife and her mother, it [is] wickedness they shall be burnt with fire, both he and they; that there be no wickedness among you.
20:15 And if a man lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death
and ya'll shall slay the beast.
20:16 And if a woman approach to any beast, and lie down thereto, you will kill the woman, and
the beast they shall surely be put to death ; their blood [shall
be] upon them.
20:17 And if a man shall take his sister, his
father's daughter, or his mother's daughter, and see her
nakedness, and she see his nakedness ; it [is] a wicked thing;
and they shall be cut off in the sight of their people he has
uncovered his sister's nakedness ; he shall bear his iniquity.
Woman on her period
20:18 And if a man shall lie with a woman having her sickness,
and shall uncover her nakedness ; he has discovered her
fountain, and she has uncovered the fountain of her blood and
both of them shall be cut off from among their people.
20:19 And you will not uncover the nakedness of your mother's sister, nor
of your father's sister for he uncovers his near kin they shall
bear their iniquity.
20:20 And if a man shall lie with his
uncle's wife, he has uncovered his uncle's nakedness they shall
bear their sin ; they shall die childless.
20:21 And if a man shall take his brother's wife, it [is] an unclean thing he has uncovered his brother's nakedness ; they shall be childless.
Obedience required with holiness
20:22 ya'll shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my
judgments, and do them that the land, whither I bring you to
stay therein, spue you not out.
20:23 And ya'll shall not walk in
the manners of the nation, which I cast out before you for they
committed all these things, and therefore I abhorred them.
20:24 But I have said to you, ya'll shall inherit their land, and I will
give it to you to possess it, a land that flows with milk and
honey I [am] the LORD your God, which have separated you from
clean and unclean beasts
20:25 ya'll shall therefore put difference between
clean beasts and unclean, and between unclean fowls and clean and
ya'll shall not make your souls abominable by beast, or by fowl, or
by any manner of living thing that creeps on the ground, which
I have separated from you as unclean.
20:26 And ya'll shall be holy to me for I the LORD [am] holy, and have severed you from
[other] people, that ya'll should be mine.
20:27 A man also or woman
that has a familiar spirit, or that is a wizard, shall surely be
put to death they shall stone them with stones their blood [shall
be] upon them.
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