|Overview - Deuteronomy 22|
|1||Of humanity towards brethren.|
|5||The sex is to be distinguished by apparel.|
|6||The dam is not to be taken with her young ones.|
|8||The house must have battlements.|
|9||Confusion is to be avoided.|
|12||Fringes upon the vesture.|
|13||The punishment of him that slanders his wife.|
Deuteronomy 22:30 (King James Version)
A man shall not take his father's wife, nor discover his father's skirt.
- a man shall
- This is to be understood as referring to the case of a stepmother. A man in his old age may have married a young woman, and on his dying, his son by another, or a former wife, may desire to espouse her; which is here forbidden.
- 27:20 Leviticus 18:8 ; 20:11 1 Corinthians 5:1 1 Corinthians 5:13
- Ruth 3:9 ; Ezekiel 16:8