Leviticus 18:5

5 1You shall therefore keep my statutes and my rules; 2if a person does them, he shall live by them: I am the LORD.

Leviticus 18:5 In-Context

3 You shall not do as they do in the land of Egypt, where you lived, and you shall not do as they do in the land of Canaan, to which I am bringing you. You shall not walk in their statutes.
4 You shall follow my rules and keep my statutes and walk in them. I am the LORD your God.
5 You shall therefore keep my statutes and my rules; if a person does them, he shall live by them: I am the LORD.
6 "None of you shall approach any one of his close relatives to uncover nakedness. I am the LORD.
7 You shall not uncover the nakedness of your father, which is the nakedness of your mother; she is your mother, you shall not uncover her nakedness.

Cross References 2

  • 1. [See ver. 4 above]
  • 2. Ezek. 20:11, 13, 21; Cited Romans 10:5; Galatians 3:12; [Luke 10:28]
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