Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The hands of the witnesses shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterward the hands of all the people. So thou shalt put the evil away from among you.

Of the witnesses

General references

Bible References

Of the witnesses

Deuteronomy 13:9
But killing, thou shalt kill him; thy hand shall be upon him for the first to put him to death, and the hand of all the people at last.
Acts 7:58
And having cast out of the city, they stoned: and the witnesses laid down their garments at the feet of a young man called Saul.

So thou

Deuteronomy 17:12
And the man which shall do in pride not to hear to the priest, he standing to serve there Jehovah thy God, or to the judge, and that man shall die: and put thou away evil from Israel
Deuteronomy 13:5
And that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams, shall die, for he spake a turning away from Jehovah your God, having brought you out of the land of Egypt and redeemed thee from the house of servants, to thrust thee away from the way which Jehovah thy God commanded to go in it: and put thou away the evil from the midst of thee.
Deuteronomy 19:19
And ye did to him as he purposed to do to his brother: and put away evil from the midst of thee
Deuteronomy 24:7
If a man shall be found stealing a soul from his brethren from the sons of Israel, and shall lay hands upon him and sell him; and that thief died; and put thou away evil from the midst of thee.
Judges 20:13
And now give the men, sons of Belial, which are in Gibeah, and we will put them to death, and take away evil from Israel. And Benjamin would not hear to the voice of their brethren the sons of Israel.
1 Corinthians 5:13
And them without God judges. And take ye away evil from yourselves.

General references

Numbers 35:30
Every one striking a soul by the mouth of witnesses, he shall slay the slayer: and one witness shall not testify against a soul to die.
Deuteronomy 19:20
And they remaining shall hear, and fear, and shall no more add to do according to this evil word in the midst of thee.