8 Behold now, I have two [a]daughters, which have not known man: them will I bring out now unto you, and do them as seemeth you good: only unto these men do nothing: [b]for therefore are they come under the shadow of my roof.
9 Then they said, Away hence: and they said, He is come alone as a stranger, and shall he judge and rule? we will now deal worse with thee than with them. So they pressed sore upon Lot himself, and came to break the door.
10 But the men put forth their hand, and pulled Lot into the house to them, and shut to the door.
Genesis 19:8He deserveth praise in defending his guests, but he is to be blamed in seeking unlawful means.
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