In the Gates

The Seventh Commandment

Deuteronomy 22.22

If a man is found lying with the wife of another man, both of them shall die,

 Deuteronomy 22.22

“If a man is found lying with the wife of another man, both of them shall die, the man who lay with the woman, and the woman. So you shall purge the evil from Israel.”

 Deuteronomy 22.30

“A man shall not take his father’s wife, so that he does not uncover his father’s nakedness.”

 1 Corinthians 5.1, 2, 13

 Leviticus 20.11

“If a man lies with his father’s wife, he has uncovered his father’s nakedness; both of them shall surely be put to death; their blood is upon them.”

 1 Corinthians 5.1, 2, 13

 This series of In the Gates provides the Scriptural support for the Ten Commandments and their supporting statutes, rules, and precepts. A complete version of this series is available as The Law of God.

T.M. Moore

T. M. Moore is principal of The Fellowship of Ailbe, a spiritual fellowship in the Celtic Christian tradition. He and his wife, Susie, make their home in Essex Junction, VT.
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