Rape: The Law of Moses Imposed Death Penalty For
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Deuteronomy 22:25-27
But if a man find a betrothed damsel in the field, and the man force her, and lie with her: then the man only that lay with her shall die.
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Against Jovinianus.
... the law: [4378] "They have Moses and the prophets." And [4379] "Death reigned from ...
And no one doubts that in both passages Moses signifies the law. ...
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Letter cviii. To Eustochium.
... She saw also that fountain of the Law most bitter ... tribe of Benjamin anticipated Romulus
in the rape of the ... whom are intended the five books of Moses, and that ...
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