Leviticus 18:6
Good News Translation
The LORD gave the following regulations. Do not have sexual intercourse with any of your relatives.

Contemporary English Version
Don't have sex with any of your close relatives,

Douay-Rheims Bible
No man shall approach to her that is near of kin to him, to uncover her nakedness. I am the Lord.

New American Bible
None of you shall approach a close relative to have sexual intercourse. I am the LORD.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

No man shall approach to her that is near of kin to him, to uncover her nakedness. I am the Lord.

1. As human nature now is, it is very expedient that those who are so much together in youth, should, by such a restriction be taught to look upon all such intercourse as prohibited and incestuous; for unless such restrictions are made, it would be impossible to prevent the prevalence of very early corruption among young persons. (See Michaelis on the laws of Moses, Art.

108.)

2. That the duties owing by nature to relatives might not be confounded with those of a social or political kind; for could a man be a brother and a husband, or a son and a husband at the same time, and fulfil the duties of both? Impossible.

3. That by intermarrying with other families, relationship and its endearments might be diffused. These prohibitions are, therefore to be considered so eminently moral obligations as to be observed by all mankind

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Leviticus 18:7-19 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother: she is thy mother, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness. . . .

Leviticus 20:11,12,17-21 If a man lie with his stepmother, and discover the nakedness of his father, let them both be put to death: their blood be upon them. . . .

Context
Unlawful Sexual Relations
5Keep my laws and my judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in them, I am the Lord. 6No man shall approach to her that is near of kin to him, to uncover her nakedness. I am the Lord.7Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother: she is thy mother, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.…
Cross References
Acts 15:20
But that we write unto them, that they refrain themselves from the pollutions of idols and from fornication and from things strangled and from blood.

Leviticus 18:5
Keep my laws and my judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in them, I am the Lord.

Leviticus 18:7
Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother: she is thy mother, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.

Additional Translations
None of you are to approach any close relative to have sexual relations. I am the LORD.None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am the LORD.

None of you shall approach to any that are near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am Jehovah.

No man shall draw nigh to any of his near kindred to uncover their nakedness; I am the Lord.

No one shall approach to any that is his near relation, to uncover his nakedness: I am Jehovah.

None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am the LORD.

None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am the LORD.

"'None of you shall approach anyone who are his close relatives, to uncover their nakedness: I am Yahweh.

None of you unto any relation of his flesh doth draw near to uncover nakedness; I am Jehovah.
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