Leviticus 24:18
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New International Version
Anyone who takes the life of someone's animal must make restitution--life for life.

King James Bible
And he that killeth a beast shall make it good; beast for beast.

Darby Bible Translation
And he that smiteth a beast mortally shall make it good, life for life.

World English Bible
He who strikes an animal mortally shall make it good, life for life.

Young's Literal Translation
'And he who smiteth a beast repayeth it, body for body.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

He that killeth any man - Blasphemy against God, i. e., speaking injuriously of his name, his attributes, his government, and his revelation, together with murder, is to be punished with death: he that blasphemes God is a curse in society, and he who takes away, wilfully and by malicious intent, the life of any man, should certainly be put to death. In this respect God has absolutely required that life shall go for life.

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Leviticus 24:21 And he that kills a beast, he shall restore it: and he that kills a man, he shall be put to death.

Exodus 21:34-36 The owner of the pit shall make it good, and give money to the owner of them; and the dead beast shall be his...

beast for beast [heb] life for life

The Doctrine of Non-Resistance to Evil by Force Has Been Professed by a Minority of Men from the Very Foundation of Christianity. Of the Book "What
CHAPTER I. THE DOCTRINE OF NON-RESISTANCE TO EVIL BY FORCE HAS BEEN PROFESSED BY A MINORITY OF MEN FROM THE VERY FOUNDATION OF CHRISTIANITY. Of the Book "What I Believe"--The Correspondence Evoked by it-- Letters from Quakers--Garrison's Declaration--Adin Ballou, his Works, his Catechism--Helchitsky's "Net of Faith"--The Attitude of the World to Works Elucidating Christ's Teaching--Dymond's Book "On War"--Musser's "Non-resistance Asserted"--Attitude of the Government in 1818 to Men who Refused to
Leo Tolstoy—The Kingdom of God is within you

Questions About the Nature and Perpetuity of the Seventh-Day Sabbath.
AND PROOF, THAT THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK IS THE TRUE CHRISTIAN SABBATH. BY JOHN BUNYAN. 'The Son of man is lord also of the Sabbath day.' London: Printed for Nath, Ponder, at the Peacock in the Poultry, 1685. EDITOR'S ADVERTISEMENT. All our inquiries into divine commands are required to be made personally, solemnly, prayerful. To 'prove all things,' and 'hold fast' and obey 'that which is good,' is a precept, equally binding upon the clown, as it is upon the philosopher. Satisfied from our observations
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Cross References
Leviticus 6:4
when they sin in any of these ways and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,

Leviticus 24:19
Anyone who injures their neighbor is to be injured in the same manner:

Leviticus 24:21
Whoever kills an animal must make restitution, but whoever kills a human being is to be put to death.

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