An Eye for an Eye

Leviticus 24

17 q 'Whoever kills any man shall surely be put to death. 18 r 'Whoever kills an animal shall make it good, animal for animal. 19 'If a man causes disfigurement of his neighbor, as s he has done, so shall it be done to him - 20 'fracture for t fracture, u eye for eye, tooth for tooth; as he has caused disfigurement of a man, so shall it be done to him. 21 'And whoever kills an animal shall restore it; but whoever kills a man shall be put to death. 22 'You shall have v the 1 same law for the stranger and for one from your own country; for I am the LORD your God.' " 23 Then Moses spoke to the children of Israel; and they took outside the camp him who had cursed, and stoned him with stones. So the children of Israel did as the LORD commanded Moses.

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