Deuteronomy 19:4

Overview - Deuteronomy 19
The cities of refuge.
The privilege thereof for the manslayer.
14 The land-mark is not to be removed.
15 Two witnesses at the least are required.
16 The punishment of a false witness.
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Deuteronomy 19:4  (King James Version)
And this is the case of the slayer, which shall flee thither, that he may live: Whoso killeth his neighbour ignorantly, whom he hated not in time past;

the slayer
4:42 Numbers 35:15-24

in time past
Hebrew from yesterday the third day.
6 ; Genesis 31:2 ; Joshua 3:4 ; 1 Chronicles 11:2 ; Isaiah 30:33 ; *margins