New Living Translation
"Do not have sexual relations with a woman during her period of menstrual impurity.
King James Bible
Also thou shalt not approach unto a woman to uncover her nakedness, as long as she is put apart for her uncleanness.
Darby Bible Translation
And thou shalt not approach a woman in the separation of her uncleanness to uncover her nakedness.
World English Bible
"'You shall not approach a woman to uncover her nakedness, as long as she is impure by her uncleanness.
Young's Literal Translation
'And unto a woman in the separation of her uncleanness thou dost not draw near to uncover her nakedness.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
18:19 As long as she is set apart - No not to thy own wife. This was not only a ceremonial pollution, but an immorality also, whence it is put amongst gross sins, Eze 18:6. And therefore it is now unlawful under the gospel.
LibraryThe Blessings of Noah Upon Shem and Japheth. (Gen. Ix. 18-27. )
Ver. 20. "And Noah began and became an husbandman, and planted vineyards."--This does not imply that Noah was the first who began to till the ground, and, more especially, to cultivate the vine; for Cain, too, was a tiller of the ground, Gen. iv. 2. The sense rather is, that Noah, after the flood, again took up this calling. Moreover, the remark has not an independent import; it serves only to prepare the way for the communication of the subsequent account of Noah's drunkenness. By this remark, …
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament
Meditations for Household Piety.
Appendix ii. Philo of Alexandria and Rabbinic Theology.
"Give the following instructions to the people of Israel. If a woman becomes pregnant and gives birth to a son, she will be ceremonially unclean for seven days, just as she is unclean during her menstrual period.
If a man has sexual intercourse with her and her blood touches him, her menstrual impurity will be transmitted to him. He will remain unclean for seven days, and any bed on which he lies will be unclean.
"While your wife is living, do not marry her sister and have sexual relations with her, for they would be rivals.
"If a man has sexual relations with a woman during her menstrual period, both of them must be cut off from the community, for together they have exposed the source of her blood flow.
2 Samuel 11:4
Then David sent messengers to get her; and when she came to the palace, he slept with her. She had just completed the purification rites after having her menstrual period. Then she returned home.
Men sleep with their fathers' wives and have intercourse with women who are menstruating.
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