New International Version
"Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death.
King James Bible
And he that curseth his father, or his mother, shall surely be put to death.
Darby Bible Translation
And he that curseth his father, or his mother, shall certainly be put to death.
World English Bible
"Anyone who curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
Young's Literal Translation
'And he who is reviling his father or his mother is certainly put to death.
Exodus 21:17 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He that stealeth a man - By this law every man-stealer, and every receiver of the stolen person, should lose his life; no matter whether the latter stole the man himself, or gave money to a slave captain to steal him for him.
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[Sidenote: First the principle, and then the detailed laws] If the canon of the New Testament had remained open as long as did that of the Old, there is little doubt that it also would have contained many laws, legal precedents, and ecclesiastical histories. From the writings of the Church Fathers and the records of the Catholic Church it is possible to conjecture what these in general would have been. The early history of Christianity illustrates the universal fact that the broad principles are …
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament
A Discourse of the Building, Nature, Excellency, and Government of the House of God; with Counsels and Directions to the Inhabitants Thereof.
Councils of Ariminum and Seleucia.
The Section Chap. I. -iii.
For God said, 'Honor your father and mother' and 'Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death.'
For Moses said, 'Honor your father and mother,' and, 'Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death.'
"If people quarrel and one person hits another with a stone or with their fist and the victim does not die but is confined to bed,
"'Anyone who curses their father or mother is to be put to death. Because they have cursed their father or mother, their blood will be on their own head.
"Cursed is anyone who dishonors their father or mother." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"
If someone curses their father or mother, their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.
"There are those who curse their fathers and do not bless their mothers;
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