|Overview - Deuteronomy 23|
|1||Who may or may not enter into the congregation.|
|9||Uncleanness is to be avoided in the host.|
|15||Of the fugitive servant.|
|18||Of abominable sacrifices.|
Deuteronomy 23:17 (King James Version)
There shall be no whore of the daughters of Israel, nor a sodomite of the sons of Israel.
- There shall be, etc
- The prohibition in the text, like many others, has no direct application to practices that were common among the Israelites at that time; but was intended to guard them against the enormities which were practised among the surrounding nations.
- Deuteronomy 22:21 Deuteronomy 22:29 Leviticus 19:29 ; Proverbs 2:16
- or, sodomitess.
- Romans 1:26
- Genesis 19:4 Genesis 19:5 ; Judges 19:22 ; 1 Kings 14:24 ; 15:12 22:46 2 Kings 23:7 ; Romans 1:27 Romans 1:28
- 1 Corinthians 6:9 ; 1 Timothy 1:10