21 And he that killeth a beast, shall restore it: but he that killeth a man, shall be slain.

22 Ye shall have one (A)law: it shall be as well for the stranger as for one born in the country, for I am the Lord your God.

23 ¶ Then [a]Moses told the children of Israel, and they brought the blasphemer out of the host, and stoned him with stones: so the children of Israel did as the Lord had commanded Moses.

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  1. Leviticus 24:23 Because the punishment was not yet appointed by the law for the blasphemer, Moses consulted with the Lord, and told the people what God commanded.

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