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Leviticus 19:17


shall not hate your brother in your heart.
Leviticus 19:17

Context / meaning

Leviticus 19 [15.] “‘You shall do no injustice in judgment. You shall not be partial to the poor, nor show favoritism to the great; but you shall judge your neighbor in righteousness.

“‘You shall not go up and down as a slanderer among your people.

“‘You shall not endanger the life[a] of your neighbor. I am Yahweh.

“‘You shall not hate your brother in your heart. You shall surely rebuke your neighbor, and not bear sin because of him.

“‘You shall not take vengeance, nor bear any grudge against the children of your people; but you shall love your neighbor as yourself. I am Yahweh.

“‘You shall keep my statutes.

“‘You shall not cross-breed different kinds of animals.

“‘You shall not sow your field with two kinds of seed;

“‘Don’t wear a garment made of two kinds of material.


a. Leviticus 19:16 literally, “blood”

abhor - love - neighbor - relatives - unfair
PIB Scriptures are derived from the World English Bible


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