" 'If a man marries his brother's wife,1 it is an act of impurity; he has dishonored his brother. They will be childless.222
" 'Keep all my decrees and laws3 and follow them, so that the land4 where I am bringing you to live may not vomit you out.
You must not live according to the customs of the nations5 I am going to drive out before you.6 Because they did all these things, I abhorred them.724
But I said to you, "You will possess their land; I will give it to you as an inheritance, a land flowing with milk and honey."8 I am the LORD your God, who has set you apart from the nations.925
" 'You must therefore make a distinction between clean and unclean animals and between unclean and clean birds.10 Do not defile yourselves by any animal or bird or anything that moves along the ground--those which I have set apart as unclean for you.
You are to be holy to mea11 because I, the LORD, am holy,12 and I have set you apart from the nations13 to be my own.
" 'A man or woman who is a medium14 or spiritist among you must be put to death.15 You are to stone them;16 their blood will be on their own heads.' "