Rules of the Camp (Deuteronomy 23:1 – 14)

The mutilated, the illegitimate, and the foreigner shall not be allowed in the camp.   However, the Edomites and the Egyptians should be accepted.  The camp site itself should be kept from unclean things.  When the army goes out to battle, they were to keep themselves from wicked things.  Those who become unclean should stay... Continue Reading →

Witnesses (Deuteronomy 19:15 – 21)

The text says that witnesses must be trustworthy.  No one will be convicted on the word of just one witness.  If someone testifies falsely against another man, then the priests and judges will rule between them, and the false witness will receive the punishment he intended for his brother.  This way, evil will be put... Continue Reading →

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