"You are not to make incisions in your flesh on account of the dead nor submit to cuts or tattoos. I am the LORD.
"You are not to defile your daughter by engaging her in prostitution so the land won't become filled with wickedness.
"You are children of the LORD your God. You must not lacerate yourselves or shave your foreheads on account of the dead,
"You are not to cut your hair in ritualistic patterns on your head or deface the edges of your beard.
He is not to come near any dead body whether the deceased is his father or his mother so as not to defile himself.