Deuteronomy 18:10

10 There shall not be found among you anyone 1who burns his son or his daughter as an offering,[a] anyone who 2practices divination or 3tells fortunes or interprets omens, or 4a sorcerer

Deuteronomy 18:10 In-Context

8 then he may have equal portions to eat, besides what he receives from the sale of his patrimony.
9 "When you come into the land that the LORD your God is giving you, you shall not learn to follow the abominable practices of those nations.
10 There shall not be found among you anyone who burns his son or his daughter as an offering, anyone who practices divination or tells fortunes or interprets omens, or a sorcerer
11 or a charmer or a medium or a necromancer or one who inquires of the dead,
12 for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD. And because of these abominations the LORD your God is driving them out before you.

Cross References 4

  • 1. See Leviticus 18:21
  • 2. 2 Kings 17:17
  • 3. See Leviticus 19:26
  • 4. [Exodus 22:18]

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Hebrew makes his son or his daughter pass through the fire
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