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And he who blasphemes the name of LORD, he shall surely be put to death. All the congregation shall certainly stone him. As well the sojourner, as the home-born, when he blasphemes the Name, shall be put to death.
1 Kings 21:9
And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.
Then the high priest tore his garments, saying, He has blasphemed. What further need have we of witnesses? Behold, now ye heard his blasphemy.
And they said, What further need have we of testimony? For we have heard from his mouth.
Because of this therefore the Jews sought even more to kill him, because not only did he relax the Sabbath, but also he called God his own Father, making himself equal to God.
Jesus said to them, Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham came to be, I am.
Therefore again the Jews took up stones so that they might stone him.
The Jews answered him, We have a law, and according to our law he ought to die because he made himself the Son of God.