kjv@Deuteronomy:17:1@ Thou shalt not sacrifice unto the LORD thy God any bullock, or sheep, wherein is blemish, or any evilfavouredness: for that is an abomination unto the LORD thy God.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:2@ If there be found among you, within any of thy gates which the LORD thy God giveth thee, man or woman, that hath wrought wickedness in the sight of the LORD thy God, in transgressing his covenant,
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:3@ And hath gone and served other gods, and worshipped them, either the sun, or moon, or any of the host of heaven, which I have not commanded;
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:4@ And it be told thee, and thou hast heard of it, and enquired diligently, and, behold, it be true, and the thing certain, that such abomination is wrought in Israel:
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:5@ Then shalt thou bring forth that man or that woman, which have committed that wicked thing, unto thy gates, even that man or that woman, and shalt stone them with stones, till they die.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:6@ At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is worthy of death be put to death; but at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:7@ The hands of the witnesses shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterward the hands of all the people. So thou shalt put the evil away from among you.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:8@ If there arise a matter too hard for thee in judgment, between blood and blood, between plea and plea, and between stroke and stroke, being matters of controversy within thy gates: then shalt thou arise, and get thee up into the place which the LORD thy God shall choose;
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:9@ And thou shalt come unto the priests the Levites, and unto the judge that shall be in those days, and enquire; and they shall shew thee the sentence of judgment:
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:10@ And thou shalt do according to the sentence, which they of that place which the LORD shall choose shall shew thee; and thou shalt observe to do according to all that they inform thee:
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:11@ According to the sentence of the law which they shall teach thee, and according to the judgment which they shall tell thee, thou shalt do: thou shalt not decline from the sentence which they shall shew thee, to the right hand, nor to the left.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:12@ And the man that will do presumptuously, and will not hearken unto the priest that standeth to minister there before the LORD thy God, or unto the judge, even that man shall die: and thou shalt put away the evil from Israel.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:14@ When thou art come unto the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, and shalt possess it, and shalt dwell therein, and shalt say, I will set a king over me, like as all the nations that are about me;
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:15@ Thou shalt in any wise set him king over thee, whom the LORD thy God shall choose: one from among thy brethren shalt thou set king over thee: thou mayest not set a stranger over thee, which is not thy brother.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:16@ But he shall not multiply horses to himself, nor cause the people to return to Egypt, to the end that he should multiply horses: forasmuch as the LORD hath said unto you, Ye shall henceforth return no more that way.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:17@ Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:18@ And it shall be, when he sitteth upon the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book out of that which is before the priests the Levites:
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:19@ And it shall be with him, and he shall read therein all the days of his life: that he may learn to fear the LORD his God, to keep all the words of this law and these statutes, to do them:
kjv@Deuteronomy:17:20@ That his heart be not lifted up above his brethren, and that he turn not aside from the commandment, to the right hand, or to the left: to the end that he may prolong his days in his kingdom, he, and his children, in the midst of Israel.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:1@ The priests the Levites, and all the tribe of Levi, shall have no part nor inheritance with Israel: they shall eat the offerings of the LORD made by fire, and his inheritance.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:2@ Therefore shall they have no inheritance among their brethren: the LORD is their inheritance, as he hath said unto them.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:3@ And this shall be the priest's due from the people, from them that offer a sacrifice, whether it be ox or sheep; and they shall give unto the priest the shoulder, and the two cheeks, and the maw.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:4@ The firstfruit also of thy corn, of thy wine, and of thine oil, and the first of the fleece of thy sheep, shalt thou give him.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:5@ For the LORD thy God hath chosen him out of all thy tribes, to stand to minister in the name of the LORD, him and his sons for ever.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:6@ And if a Levite come from any of thy gates out of all Israel, where he sojourned, and come with all the desire of his mind unto the place which the LORD shall choose;
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:7@ Then he shall minister in the name of the LORD his God, as all his brethren the Levites do, which stand there before the LORD.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:8@ They shall have like portions to eat, beside that which cometh of the sale of his patrimony.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:9@ When thou art come into the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not learn to do after the abominations of those nations.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:10@ There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch,
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:11@ Or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necromancer.
kjv@Deuteronomy:18:12@ For all that do these things are an abomination unto the LORD: and because of these abominations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee.