leviticus leviticus  /lə ˈvɪ tə kəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the third book of the Old Testament; contains Levitical law and ritual precedents

News

  • Says Supreme Court has set itself above God

    It is my opinion that the Supreme Court has set themselves above God in their rulings that boost same-sex marriage. One has the right to their belief and where they draw their authority from. I stand firm on God’s word, the Bible, as my authority. His statutes and judgments are above men’s laws. Example: Leviticus 20:13 “If a man lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both have committed an ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Asheville Citizen-Times

Quotes

  1. "Should we go with Leviticus, which suggests slavery is OK and that eating shellfish is an abomination? Or we could go with Deuteronomy, which suggests stoning your child if he strays from the faith? Or should we just stick to the Sermon on the...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN International

  2. "We believe there is an undeniable biblical responsibility to love and show compassion for the stranger among us (Deuteronomy 10:18-19, Leviticus 19:33-34, Matthew 25:31-46). We believe that immigrants are our neighbors, both literally and...
    on May 8, 2007 By: Jim Wallis Source: KTVU.com

  3. "For me, the most amazing part of this speech was when the Senator referred to the Book of Romans, which condemns homosexuality in no uncertain terms - as do Genesis and Leviticus - as an 'obscure text,'" Scarborough said. "As any committed...
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Rick Scarborough Source: Christian News Wire (press release)

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