New Living Translation
"You must never have sexual relations with a close relative, for I am the LORD.
King James Bible
None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness: I am the LORD.
Darby Bible Translation
No one shall approach to any that is his near relation, to uncover his nakedness: I am Jehovah.
World English Bible
"'None of you shall approach anyone who are his close relatives, to uncover their nakedness: I am Yahweh.
Young's Literal Translation
None of you unto any relation of his flesh doth draw near to uncover nakedness; I am Jehovah.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
18:6 To uncover their nakedness - I think Mr. Free has made it highly probable, that this phrase does not mean marriage, but fornication, throughout this chapter . So it unquestionably means in the twentieth chapter .
LibraryThe Blessings of Noah Upon Shem and Japheth. (Gen. Ix. 18-27. )
Ver. 20. "And Noah began and became an husbandman, and planted vineyards."--This does not imply that Noah was the first who began to till the ground, and, more especially, to cultivate the vine; for Cain, too, was a tiller of the ground, Gen. iv. 2. The sense rather is, that Noah, after the flood, again took up this calling. Moreover, the remark has not an independent import; it serves only to prepare the way for the communication of the subsequent account of Noah's drunkenness. By this remark, …
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament
Meditations for Household Piety.
Appendix ii. Philo of Alexandria and Rabbinic Theology.
Instead, we should write and tell them to abstain from eating food offered to idols, from sexual immorality, from eating the meat of strangled animals, and from consuming blood.
If you obey my decrees and my regulations, you will find life through them. I am the LORD.
"Do not violate your father by having sexual relations with your mother. She is your mother; you must not have sexual relations with her.
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