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Deuteronomy 22:24 NIV

24 you shall take both of them to the gate of that town and stone them to death—the young woman because she was in a town and did not scream for help, and the man because he violated another man’s wife. You must purge the evil from among you.

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      • a 22:9 - Or "be forfeited to the sanctuary"
      • b 22:19 - That is, about 2 1/2 pounds or about 1.2 kilograms
      • c 22:29 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams
      • d 22:30 - In Hebrew texts this verse (22:30) is numbered 23:1.