THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims

Notes on Book of Deuteronomy (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

¤ Chapter 17: Victims must be without blemish. Idolaters are to be slain. Controversies are to be decided by the high priest and council, whose sentence must be obeyed under pain of death. The duty of a king, who is to receive the law of God at the priest's hands.



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