Context7You shall consecrate yourselves therefore and be holy, for I am the LORD your God. 8You shall keep My statutes and practice them; I am the LORD who sanctifies you.
9If there is anyone who curses his father or his mother, he shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or his mother, his bloodguiltiness is upon him.
10If there is a man who commits adultery with another mans wife, one who commits adultery with his friends wife, the adulterer and the adulteress shall surely be put to death. 11If there is a man who lies with his fathers wife, he has uncovered his fathers nakedness; both of them shall surely be put to death, their bloodguiltiness is upon them. 12If there is a man who lies with his daughter-in-law, both of them shall surely be put to death; they have committed incest, their bloodguiltiness is upon them. 13If there is a man who lies with a male as those who lie with a woman, both of them have committed a detestable act; they shall surely be put to death. Their bloodguiltiness is upon them. 14If there is a man who marries a woman and her mother, it is immorality; both he and they shall be burned with fire, so that there will be no immorality in your midst. 15If there is a man who lies with an animal, he shall surely be put to death; you shall also kill the animal. 16If there is a woman who approaches any animal to mate with it, you shall kill the woman and the animal; they shall surely be put to death. Their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
17If there is a man who takes his sister, his fathers daughter or his mothers daughter, so that he sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness, it is a disgrace; and they shall be cut off in the sight of the sons of their people. He has uncovered his sisters nakedness; he bears his guilt. 18If there is a man who lies with a menstruous woman and uncovers her nakedness, he has laid bare her flow, and she has exposed the flow of her blood; thus both of them shall be cut off from among their people. 19You shall also not uncover the nakedness of your mothers sister or of your fathers sister, for such a one has made naked his blood relative; they will bear their guilt. 20If there is a man who lies with his uncles wife he has uncovered his uncles nakedness; they will bear their sin. They will die childless. 21If there is a man who takes his brothers wife, it is abhorrent; he has uncovered his brothers nakedness. They will be childless.
22You are therefore to keep all My statutes and all My ordinances and do them, so that the land to which I am bringing you to live will not spew you out. 23Moreover, you shall not follow the customs of the nation which I will drive out before you, for they did all these things, and therefore I have abhorred them. 24Hence I have said to you, You are to possess their land, and I Myself will give it to you to possess it, a land flowing with milk and honey. I am the LORD your God, who has separated you from the peoples. 25You are therefore to make a distinction between the clean animal and the unclean, and between the unclean bird and the clean; and you shall not make yourselves detestable by animal or by bird or by anything that creeps on the ground, which I have separated for you as unclean. 26Thus you are to be holy to Me, for I the LORD am holy; and I have set you apart from the peoples to be Mine.
27Now a man or a woman who is a medium or a spiritist shall surely be put to death. They shall be stoned with stones, their bloodguiltiness is upon them.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy; for I am Jehovah your God.
Sanctify yourselves, and be ye holy because I am the Lord your God.
Darby Bible Translation
Hallow yourselves therefore, and be holy; for I am Jehovah your God.
English Revised Version
Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy: for I am the LORD your God.
Webster's Bible Translation
Sanctify yourselves therefore and be ye holy: for I am the LORD your God.
World English Bible
"'Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be holy; for I am Yahweh your God.
Young's Literal Translation
And ye have sanctified yourselves, and ye have been holy, for I am Jehovah your God;
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