17 If a man marries his sister,(A) whether his father’s daughter or his mother’s daughter, and they have sexual relations,[a](B) it is a disgrace.(C) They are to be cut off publicly from their people. He has had sexual intercourse with his sister; he will bear his iniquity.

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  1. 20:17 Lit and he sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness

22 ‘The one who sleeps with his sister, whether his father’s daughter or his mother’s daughter is cursed.’

And all the people will say, ‘Amen!’

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11 When she brought them to him to eat, he grabbed her and said,[a] “Come sleep with me, my sister!”

12 “Don’t, my brother!” she cried. “Don’t disgrace(A) me, for such a thing should never be done in Israel.(B) Don’t commit this outrage!(C) 13 Where could I ever go with my humiliation? And you—you would be like one of the outrageous fools in Israel! Please, speak to the king, for he won’t keep me from you.” 14 But he refused to listen to her, and because he was stronger than she was, he disgraced her by raping her.

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  1. 13:11 Lit said to her

11 One man within you commits a detestable act with his neighbor’s wife;(A) another defiles his daughter-in-law with depravity; and yet another violates his sister, his father’s daughter.(B)

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