Bible verses about "killing" | ISV

Genesis 9:5-6

5 6

Genesis 9:6


Exodus 21:22-25

22 "If two men are fighting and they strike a pregnant woman and her children are born prematurely but there is no harm, he shall surely be fined as the husband of the woman demands of him, and he will pay as the court decides. 23 If there is harm, then you are to require life for life, 24 eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25 burn for burn, wound for wound, bruise for bruise.

Deuteronomy 5:17

17 ({ ε} - [Vav.]) "You shall not murder.

Romans 13:8-10

8 Do not owe anyone anything {— } except to love one another. For the one who loves another has fulfilled the law. 9 For the commandments, "You must not commit adultery; you must not murder; you must not steal; you must not covet," and every other commandment are summed up in this statement: "You must love your neighbor as yourself." 10 Love never does anything that is harmful to its neighbor. Therefore, love is the fulfillment of the law.

Revelation 21:8

8 But people who are cowardly, unfaithful, detestable, murderers, sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters, and all liars will find themselves in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur. This is the second death."

Ezekiel 33:8


Romans 13:4

4 For they are God's servants, working for your good. But if you do what is wrong, you should be afraid, for it is not without reason that they bear the sword. Indeed, they are God's servants to administer punishment to anyone who does wrong.

Exodus 23:7

7 Stay far away from a false charge, and don't kill the innocent or the righteous, because I won't acquit the guilty.

Exodus 20:13

13 ({ ε} - [Vav.]) "You shall not murder.

Matthew 5:21

21 "You have heard that it was said to those who lived long ago, 'You must not murder,' and 'Whoever murders will be subject to punishment.'

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