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 Leviticus 20:1 - 27
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The New American Standard Bible
   Book of Leviticus
   Chapter 20  - Click for Chapter Audio
20:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
 
20:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You shall also say to the sons of Israel: `Any man from the sons of Israel or from the aliens sojourning in Israel who R475 gives any of his offspring F266 to Molech, shall surely be put to death; the R476 people of the land shall stone him with stones.
 
20:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his offspring F267 to Molech, so R477 as to defile My sanctuary and to R478 profane My holy name.
 
20:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If the people of the land, however, should F268 ever disregard that man when he gives any of his offspring F269 to Molech, so as not to put him to death,
 
20:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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then I Myself will set My face against that man and against his family, and I will cut off from among their people both him and all those who play the harlot after him, by playing the harlot after Molech.
 
20:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`As for the person who turns to mediums R479 F270 and to spiritists, to play the harlot after them, I will also set My face against that person and will cut him off from among his people.
 
20:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`You shall consecrate yourselves therefore and be R480 holy, for I am the LORD your God.
 
20:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`You R481 shall keep My statutes and practice them; I am the LORD who sanctifies you.
 
20:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R482 there is anyone who curses his father or his mother, he shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or his mother, his bloodguiltiness is upon him.
 
20:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R483 there is a man who commits adultery with another man's wife, one who commits adultery with his friend's wife, the adulterer and the adulteress shall surely be put to death.
 
20:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R484 there is a man who lies with his father's wife, he has uncovered his father's nakedness; both of them shall surely be put to death, their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
 
20:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R485 there is a man who lies with his daughter-in-law, both of them shall surely be put to death; they have committed incest, F271 their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
 
20:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R486 there is a man who lies with a male as those who lie with a woman, both of them have committed a detestable act; they shall surely be put to death. Their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
 
20:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R487 there is a man who marries F272 a woman and her mother, it is immorality; both he and they shall be burned with fire, so that there will be no immorality in your midst.
 
20:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R488 there is a man who lies with an animal, he shall surely be put to death; you shall also kill the animal.
 
20:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If there is a woman who approaches any animal to mate F273 with it, you shall kill the woman and the animal; they shall surely be put to death. Their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
 
20:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R489 there is a man who takes his sister, his father's daughter or his mother's daughter, so that he sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness, it is a disgrace; and they shall be cut off in the sight of the sons of their people. He has uncovered his sister's nakedness; he bears his guilt.
 
20:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R490 there is a man who lies with a menstruous F274 woman and uncovers her nakedness, he has laid bare her flow, and she has exposed F275 the flow of her blood; thus both of them shall be cut off from among their people.
 
20:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`You R491 shall also not uncover the nakedness of your mother's sister or of your father's sister, for such a one has made naked his blood F276 relative; they will bear their guilt.
 
20:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R492 there is a man who lies with his uncle's wife he has uncovered his uncle's nakedness; they will bear their sin. They will die childless.
 
20:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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`If R493 there is a man who takes his brother's wife, it is abhorrent; F277 he has uncovered his brother's nakedness. They will be childless.
 
20:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`You are therefore to keep all My statutes and all My ordinances and do them, so that the land to which I am bringing you to live F278 will not spew R494 you out.
 
20:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Moreover, you shall not follow F279 the R495 customs of the nation which I will drive out before you, for they did all these things, and therefore R496 I have abhorred them.
 
20:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Hence I have said to you, "You R497 are to possess their land, and I Myself will give it to you to possess it, a land flowing with milk and honey." I am the LORD your God, who has separated R498 you from the peoples.
 
20:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`You R499 are therefore to make a distinction between the clean animal and the unclean, and between the unclean bird and the clean; and you shall not make yourselves F280 detestable by animal or by bird or by anything that F281 creeps on the ground, which I have separated for you as unclean.
 
20:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Thus you are to be holy to Me, for I the LORD am holy; and I have R500 set you apart from the peoples to be Mine.
 
20:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Now a man or a woman who R501 is a medium or a spiritist F282 shall surely be put to death. They shall be stoned with stones, their bloodguiltiness is upon them.' "
 

FOOTNOTES:
F266 Lit seed
F267 Lit seed
F268 Lit hiding they hide their eyes from
F269 Lit seed
F270 Or ghosts and spirits
F271 Lit confusion; i.e. a violation of divine order
F272 Lit takes
F273 Lit lie
F274 Lit sick
F275 Or uncovered
F276 Lit flesh
F277 Or an impure deed
F278 Lit dwell in it
F279 Lit walk in the statutes
F280 Lit your souls
F281 Lit with which the ground creeps
F282 Lit spiritist among them

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R475 Leviticus 18:21
R476 Leviticus 20:27; 24:14-23; Numbers 15:35,36; Deuteronomy 21:21
R477 Leviticus 15:31
R478 Leviticus 18:21
R479 Leviticus 19:31
R480 Ephesians 1:4; 1 Peter 1:16
R481 Exodus 31:13
R482 Exodus 21:17; Deuteronomy 27:16
R483 Exodus 20:14; Leviticus 18:20; Deuteronomy 5:18
R484 Leviticus 18:7,8; Deuteronomy 27:20
R485 Leviticus 18:15
R486 Leviticus 18:22
R487 Leviticus 18:17; Deuteronomy 27:23
R488 Leviticus 18:23; Deuteronomy 27:21
R489 Leviticus 18:9; Deuteronomy 27:22
R490 Leviticus 15:24; 18:19
R491 Leviticus 18:12,13
R492 Leviticus 18:14
R493 Leviticus 18:16
R494 Leviticus 18:28
R495 Leviticus 18:3
R496 Leviticus 18:25
R497 Exodus 13:5;
R498 Exodus 33:16; Leviticus 20:26
R499 Leviticus 10:10; 11:1-47; Deuteronomy 14:3-21
R500 Leviticus 20:24
R501 Leviticus 19:31

 
 

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