New Living Translation
"No Israelite, whether man or woman, may become a temple prostitute.
King James Bible
There shall be no whore of the daughters of Israel, nor a sodomite of the sons of Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
There shall be no prostitute amongst the daughters of Israel, nor any Sodomite amongst the sons of Israel.
World English Bible
There shall be no prostitute of the daughters of Israel, neither shall there be a sodomite of the sons of Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
'There is not a whore among the daughters of Israel, nor is there a whoremonger among the sons of Israel;
Deuteronomy 23:17 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
23:17 No whore - No common prostitute, such as were tolerated and encouraged by the Gentiles, and used even in their religious worship. Not that such practices were allowed to the strangers among them, as is evident from many scriptures and reasons, but that it was in a peculiar manner, and upon special reasons, forbidden to them, as being much more odious in them than in strangers.
LibraryExcursus on Usury.
The famous canonist Van Espen defines usury thus: "Usura definitur lucrum ex mutuo exactum aut speratum;"  and then goes on to defend the proposition that, "Usury is forbidden by natural, by divine, and by human law. The first is proved thus. Natural law, as far as its first principles are concerned, is contained in the decalogue; but usury is prohibited in the decalogue, inasmuch as theft is prohibited; and this is the opinion of the Master of the Sentences, of St. Bonaventura, of St. Thomas …
Philip Schaff—The Seven Ecumenical Councils
A Rebuke against Extortion
Jesus Defends Disciples who Pluck Grain on the Sabbath.
That it is not Lawful for the Well Affected Subjects to Concur in Such an Engagement in War, and Associate with the Malignant Party.
They shouted to Lot, "Where are the men who came to spend the night with you? Bring them out to us so we can have sex with them!"
"Do not defile your daughter by making her a prostitute, or the land will be filled with prostitution and wickedness.
The woman must be taken to the door of her father's home, and there the men of the town must stone her to death, for she has committed a disgraceful crime in Israel by being promiscuous while living in her parents' home. In this way, you will purge this evil from among you.
1 Kings 14:24
There were even male and female shrine prostitutes throughout the land. The people imitated the detestable practices of the pagan nations the LORD had driven from the land ahead of the Israelites.
1 Kings 15:12
He banished the male and female shrine prostitutes from the land and got rid of all the idols his ancestors had made.
1 Kings 22:46
He banished from the land the rest of the male and female shrine prostitutes, who still continued their practices from the days of his father, Asa.
2 Kings 23:7
He also tore down the living quarters of the male and female shrine prostitutes that were inside the Temple of the LORD, where the women wove coverings for the Asherah pole.
Jump to PreviousAmongst Cult Daughter Daughters Harlot Herself Israel Israelite Loose Prostitute Shrine Strange Used Whore Whoremonger
Jump to NextAmongst Cult Daughter Daughters Harlot Herself Israel Israelite Loose Prostitute Shrine Strange Used Whore Whoremonger
LinksDeuteronomy 23:17 NIV
Deuteronomy 23:17 NLT
Deuteronomy 23:17 ESV
Deuteronomy 23:17 NASB
Deuteronomy 23:17 KJV
Deuteronomy 23:17 Bible Apps
Deuteronomy 23:17 Biblia Paralela
Deuteronomy 23:17 Chinese Bible
Deuteronomy 23:17 French Bible
Deuteronomy 23:17 German Bible
Deuteronomy 23:17 Commentaries