New Living Translation
For lust is a shameful sin, a crime that should be punished.
King James Bible
For this is an heinous crime; yea, it is an iniquity to be punished by the judges.
Darby Bible Translation
For this is an infamy; yea, it is an iniquity to be judged by the judges:
World English Bible
For that would be a heinous crime. Yes, it would be an iniquity to be punished by the judges:
Young's Literal Translation
For it is a wicked thing, and a judicial iniquity;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
31:11 This - Adultery. It is - Heb. an iniquity of the judges; which belongs to them to take cognizance of, and to punish, even with death; and that not only by the law of Moses, but even by the law of nature, as appears from the known laws and customs of the Heathen nations.
LibraryWhether one Can, Without a Mortal Sin, Deny the Truth which Would Lead to One's Condemnation?
Objection 1: It would seem one can, without a mortal sin, deny the truth which would lead to one's condemnation. For Chrysostom says (Hom. xxxi super Ep. ad Heb.): "I do not say that you should lay bare your guilt publicly, nor accuse yourself before others." Now if the accused were to confess the truth in court, he would lay bare his guilt and be his own accuser. Therefore he is not bound to tell the truth: and so he does not sin mortally if he tell a lie in court. Objection 2: Further, just as …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
The Good Samaritan
Trials of the Christian
"If a man commits adultery with his neighbor's wife, both the man and the woman who have committed adultery must be put to death.
you must take both of them to the gates of that town and stone them to death. The woman is guilty because she did not scream for help. The man must die because he violated another man's wife. In this way, you will purge this evil from among you.
If so, I should be punished by the judges, for it would mean I had denied the God of heaven.
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