Leviticus 24:10-23 NIV

A Blasphemer Stoned

10 Now the son of an Israelite mother and an Egyptian father went out among the Israelites, and a fight broke out in the camp between him and an Israelite.

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      11 The son of the Israelite woman blasphemed the Name1 with a curse;2 so they brought him to Moses.3 (His mother's name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri the Danite.)4

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      12 They put him in custody until the will of the LORD should be made clear to them.5

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      13 Then the LORD said to Moses:
      14 "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.6

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          15 Say to the Israelites: 'If anyone curses his God,7 he will be held responsible;8

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          16 anyone who blasphemes9 the name of the LORD must be put to death.10 The entire assembly must stone him. Whether an alien or native-born, when he blasphemes the Name, he must be put to death.

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          17 " 'If anyone takes the life of a human being, he must be put to death.11

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          18 Anyone who takes the life of someone's animal must make restitution12--life for life.

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              19 If anyone injures his neighbor, whatever he has done must be done to him:
              20 fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth.13 As he has injured the other, so he is to be injured.

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              21 Whoever kills an animal must make restitution,14 but whoever kills a man must be put to death.15

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                  22 You are to have the same law for the alien16 and the native-born.17 I am the LORD your God.' "

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                  23 Then Moses spoke to the Israelites, and they took the blasphemer outside the camp and stoned him.18 The Israelites did as the LORD commanded Moses.

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