Comment: Capital crimes in Scripture

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Capital crimes in Scripture

It could be done with more tact, but I appreciate being warned of danger. These crimes are dangerous. Science has shown early deaths, even when we don't actively enforce the death penalty. Some call it natural law, karma, cause and effect. Some people truly believe you are in danger, and they are simply trying to warn you. It's not always hate. Sometimes, but not always.

Murder (Exodus 21:12)
Hitting parents (Ex 21:15)
Kidnapping (Ex 21:16)
Cursing parents (Ex 21:17)
Passing seed through fire (Leviticus 20:1-5)
Negligent property liability resulting in death (Ex 21:28-29)
Daylight killing of a thief (Ex 22:2-3)
Adultery (Lev 20:10)
Witchcraft (Ex 22:18)
Bestiality (Ex 22:19)
Idolatry (Ex 22:20)
Profaning the Sabbath (Ex 35:2)
Incest (Lev 20:11-12)
Lying with a man as with woman (Lev 20:13)
Marriage to mother and daughter (Lev 20:14)
Blasphemy (Lev 24:16)
False prophecy (Deuteronomy 13:1-5)
Reviling priest and judges (Deut 17:12-13)
Perjury with capital crimes (Deut 19:15-21)
Incorrigible delinquency (Deut 21:18-21)
Whoredom (Deut 22:13-21)
Rape (Deut 22:25-27)
Oppressing widows or orphans (Ex 22:22-24)
Usury (Ezekiel 18:5-14)

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Hear, O Israel: YHUH our God YHUH one. And thou shalt love YHUH thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.