Deuteronomy 27:23
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New International Version
"Cursed is anyone who sleeps with his mother-in-law." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"

King James Bible
Cursed be he that lieth with his mother in law. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Darby Bible Translation
Cursed be he that lieth with his mother-in-law! And all the people shall say, Amen.

World English Bible
'Cursed is he who lies with his mother-in-law.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Young's Literal Translation
Cursed is he who is lying with his mother-in-law, -- and all the people have said, Amen.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The blind to wander out of the way - A sin against the sixth commandment. See on Exodus 20:13 (note).

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Leviticus 18:17 You shall not uncover the nakedness of a woman and her daughter, neither shall you take her son's daughter, or her daughter's daughter...

Leviticus 20:14 And if a man take a wife and her mother, it is wickedness: they shall be burnt with fire, both he and they...

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Obedience
Take heed, and hearken, O Israel; this day thou art become the people of the Lord thy God. Thou shalt therefore obey the voice of the Lord thy God, and do his commandments.' Deut 27: 9, 10. What is the duty which God requireth of man? Obedience to his revealed will. It is not enough to hear God's voice, but we must obey. Obedience is a part of the honour we owe to God. If then I be a Father, where is my honour?' Mal 1: 6. Obedience carries in it the life-blood of religion. Obey the voice of the Lord
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

Gilgal, in Deuteronomy 11:30 what the Place Was.
That which is said by Moses, that "Gerizim and Ebal were over-against Gilgal," Deuteronomy 11:30, is so obscure, that it is rendered into contrary significations by interpreters. Some take it in that sense, as if it were near to Gilgal: some far off from Gilgal: the Targumists read, "before Gilgal": while, as I think, they do not touch the difficulty; which lies not so much in the signification of the word Mul, as in the ambiguity of the word Gilgal. These do all seem to understand that Gilgal which
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Cross References
Leviticus 20:14
"'If a man marries both a woman and her mother, it is wicked. Both he and they must be burned in the fire, so that no wickedness will be among you.

Deuteronomy 27:24
"Cursed is anyone who kills their neighbor secretly." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"

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