They put him in custody until the will of the LORD should be made clear to them.
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Then the LORD said to Moses:
“Take the blasphemer outside the camp. All those who heard him are to lay their hands on his head, and the entire assembly is to stone him.
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Say to the Israelites: ‘Anyone who curses their God will be held responsible;
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anyone who blasphemes the name of the LORD is to be put to death. The entire assembly must stone them. Whether foreigner or native-born, when they blaspheme the Name they are to be put to death.
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“ ‘Anyone who takes the life of a human being is to be put to death.
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Anyone who takes the life of someone’s animal must make restitution—life for life.
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Anyone who injures their neighbor is to be injured in the same manner:
fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth. The one who has inflicted the injury must suffer the same injury.
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Whoever kills an animal must make restitution, but whoever kills a human being is to be put to death.
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You are to have the same law for the foreigner and the native-born. I am the LORD your God.’ ”
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