Exclusion From the Assembly

1 No one who has been emasculated by crushing or cutting may enter the assembly of the LORD.

References for Deuteronomy 23:1

2 No one born of a forbidden marriagea nor any of their descendants may enter the assembly of the LORD, not even in the tenth generation.

References for Deuteronomy 23:2

    • ~ 23:2 - Or "one of illegitimate birth"
      3 No Ammonite or Moabite or any of their descendants may enter the assembly of the LORD, not even in the tenth generation.

      References for Deuteronomy 23:3

      4 For they did not come to meet you with bread and water on your way when you came out of Egypt, and they hired Balaam son of Beor from Pethor in Aram Naharaimb to pronounce a curse on you.

      References for Deuteronomy 23:4

        •  23:4 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia