Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he that killeth a beast, he shall restore it: and he that killeth a man, he shall be put to death.

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Bible References

A beast

Leviticus 24:18
The one who takes the life of an animal shall make it good, life for life.
Exodus 21:33
“If a man opens a pit, or digs a pit and does not cover it over, and an ox or a donkey falls into it,

A man

Leviticus 24:17
If a man takes the life of any human being, he shall surely be put to death.

General references

Exodus 20:13
You shall not murder.