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Deuteronomy 22:8 NIV

8 When you build a new house, make a parapet around your roof so that you may not bring the guilt of bloodshed on your house if someone falls from the roof.

References for Deuteronomy 22:8

Study tools for Deuteronomy 22:8

  • 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.