11 “But (A)if there is a man who hates his neighbor and lies in wait for him and rises up against him and strikes [a]him so that he dies, and he flees to one of these cities, 12 then the elders of his city shall send and take him from there and deliver him into the hand of the avenger of blood, that he may die. 13 [b](B)You shall not pity him, but (C)you shall purge the blood of the innocent from Israel, that it may go well with you.

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  1. Deuteronomy 19:11 Lit him in the soul
  2. Deuteronomy 19:13 Lit Your eye

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