Leviticus 19:2-12 NIV

2 "Speak to the entire assembly of Israel1 and say to them: 'Be holy because I, the LORD your God,2 am holy.3

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3 " 'Each of you must respect his mother and father,4 and you must observe my Sabbaths.5 I am the LORD your God.6

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4 " 'Do not turn to idols or make gods of cast metal for yourselves.7 I am the LORD your God.8

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5 " 'When you sacrifice a fellowship offeringa to the LORD, sacrifice it in such a way that it will be accepted on your behalf.

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    • a 19:5 - Traditionally "peace offering"
      6 It shall be eaten on the day you sacrifice it or on the next day; anything left over until the third day must be burned up.9

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      7 If any of it is eaten on the third day, it is impure and will not be accepted.10

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      8 Whoever eats it will be held responsible11 because he has desecrated what is holy12 to the LORD; that person must be cut off from his people.13

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      9 " 'When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges14 of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest.15

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      10 Do not go over your vineyard a second time16 or pick up the grapes that have fallen.17 Leave them for the poor and the alien.18 I am the LORD your God.

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      11 " 'Do not steal.19 " 'Do not lie.20 " 'Do not deceive one another.21

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      12 " 'Do not swear falsely22 by my name23 and so profane24 the name of your God. I am the LORD.

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