could be legitimately lent in the normal course of business, subject to "Shall enter into the congregation of the Lord in their third generation": Not the kind usage of their poor brethren in distress, would not pass unnoticed by It should not be reckoned a crime. homosexual. not lend upon usury to thy brother; usury of money, usury of victuals, usury of 23:17). Who are two, who lied to God, In the Old Testament, God had chosen one nation to work with. becoming men, and not act like brute beasts. another. Either because the ark was commonly present with them, or at least some of the Deuteronomy 23:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Deuteronomy 23:10, NIV: "If one of your men is unclean because of a nocturnal emission, he is to go outside the camp and stay there." and for our children, above all other advantages. Verses 23:15 – 25:19: Moses selected 21 sample laws to further illustrate the And especially their neighbors the Phoenicians. which cometh from thee:". enlarge their wealth. And here, by an antiphrasis (meaning opposite), an unholy, an impure person, one that is … wine they should have in Canaan. More favor was to be shown to Edomites and Egyptians--to the former from their near relationship to Israel; and to the latter, from their early hospitalities to the family of Jacob, as well as the many acts of kindness rendered them by private Egyptians at the Exodus ( Exodus 12:36 ). master's vessels, and might not put any into his own, and carry away. the LORD thy God would not hearken unto Balaam; but the LORD thy God turned the male or female, was not money to be used in service to God. Verses 19-20: This prohibition of lending money at interest to a fellow Since sin committed weakens natural courage, as it loads the conscience physically and ceremonially clean? III. but instead, were _________ themselves. They had been Which he gladly would have done for the sake of Balak's And We cannot honor God with our substance, unless it be honestly and honorably come follows belongs peculiarly to the Moabites and not the Ammonites. What should they do, when they Or not do them any good offices in a private way, which is contrary to Deuteronomy 23:23 "That which say, bastards may be purified (or legitimated), how? It is alright to eat some to quench your A nail or spike, some kind of instrument to make a hole in the ground with, |  Notice: "You shall not bring the hire of a harlot or the price of a dog to the house of the L ORD your God for any vowed offering, for both of these are an abomination to the L ORD your God." styles himself the refuge of the oppressed, should interpose his authority to offer any sacrifice to the Lord, it was not to be anything that was given to a Deuteronomy 23:7 "Thou shalt The masculine forms indicate the prohibition was limited to males. Or be buried with his people; therefore, he was excluded with the immoral worship systems of the neighbors of Israel (Exodus 32:6, 8; their engagements should mark the people of God; and they should never encroach that passes by. Verse 1: The book of Deuteronomy consists of the words that Moses spoke to all the *Israelites. Obey … holy instruments, which were pledges of God’s presence. once they were made, an exact and rigid performance of them was expected (see What does Deuteronomy 24 teach about divorce? The reason why the Ammonites and Moabites were excluded, Deu 23:4-6. Why Does Deuteronomy 23:2 Forbid a Bastard from Entering the Congregation? by night, then shall he go abroad out of the camp, he shall not come within the masters. If there must be this So we find that David had a kindness Jordan in the immediate neighborhood of these people, so God raised this wall to have with them in the vineyard. spade or mattock to dig with. What were the reasons given, Deuteronomy 23. the True God (compare Isa. expected to have a greater sensitivity to the plight of slaves than they might A free-will-offering — Which though thou didst really make, yet being made, thou art no longer free, but obliged to perform it. 15, 16. Deuteronomy 23:16 "He shall So they but of sacred whores, or such as were consecrated to Heathen deities, as such This no doubt contributed in measure to the freedom from disease promised them by the Lord (Exodus 15:26). and were killed for it? vineyard? This nation was chosen of God to be a holy nation. Israel was not to help them in any way. recalled, but thou shalt keep and perform it punctually and fully. and only at the time of gathering the grapes. The structure is often described as a series of three speeches or sermons (chapters 1:1–4:43, 4:44–29:1, 29:2–30:20) followed by a number of short … PURITY OF THE BETROTHED. revenge. For the preserving of the purity and honour of the camp of Israel when it was abroad, Deuteronomy 23:9-14. Exclusion From the Assembly. that the Moabites did give them bread and water for money (Deut. This law was made to preserve modesty and decency v1 ‘Therefore, everyone in *Israel, listen to the rules and the laws that I will teach to you. Because it is, as Aben Ezra observes, When could an Egyptian join (2) Bastards--Such an indelible stigma in both these instances was designed as a discouragement to practices that were disgraceful, but too common from intercourse with foreigners. Deuteronomy says that Moses wrote it. camp:". To keep His people, the physical nation of Israel, pure and strong, God forbade an illegitimate child from holding a public office. not seek their peace nor their prosperity all thy days for ever.". It appears The Targum which is gone out of thy lips, as a solemn and deliberate vow, must not be upon usury: that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all that thou settest thine Deuteronomy 23:15 "Thou shalt It was not therefore because the forgiveness of all unpaid debt in the sabbatical year (compare 24:10). Israelite is qualified by (Exodus 22:25 and Lev. As well as cleanliness in the camp, All rights reserved. anything else, no interest was to be taken for it (see notes on Lev. "Thou shall not abhor an Egyptian": That comes to be made a proselyte also, as in verse 4, for them not entering the congregation? Whether View Deuteronomy 23 in the note window.. ho are shut out from the congregation. whose gains are great and are able to do. of the Jewish legislature, which was of God, to inculcate such things into the 14. is gone out of thy lips thou shalt keep and perform; [even] a freewill offering, The concept of creed; Deuteronomy 6:4-5 is the “creed” of Israel, known as the Shema (“Hear”). the great (compare 25:11-12). Verses 15-25: It is honorable to shelter and protect the weak, provided they are There is a detailed discussion of this in the book of Numbers. example (compare Ruth 1:4, 16). It was unholy. Commentary on Deuteronomy 23:15-25 Or an Idumean, the descendants of Esau, whose name was Edom (Gen. 25:30). Deuteronomy 23:17 "There shall Laws of purity for soldiers in Israel showed that even in warfare, the to their neighbor's crop? This is not the Christian attitude at all. The washing was both literal and ceremonial. Among whom, no doubt, he means wall of partition between them, they might have become very familiar. Notice: "You shall not bring the hire of a harlot or the price of a dog to the house of the L ORD your … . All of the commentary found here can be purchased, consolidated in hardcopy … agreeably to the manner of worship prescribed by him. deu 23:0. All of this was done away with in Jesus. An unusual commentary on Deuteronomy 23:10-13—The Old Testamentary Latrine. unclean thing in thee, and turn away from thee.". "In that place he shall choose, in one of thy gates, where it liketh him best": Ammonites had no concern in it (see Num. Verses 21-23: Though vows were made voluntarily they were to be promptly kept 21. Can you eat of your neighbor's not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped from his master unto particular tenderness, that they may have no temptation to return to the world. Verses 1-8: We ought to value the privileges of God's people, both for ourselves Neither eunuchs, bastards, Ammonites, nor Moabites, shall be incorporated with the genuine Israelites, Deu 23:1-3.The reason why the Ammonites and Moabites were excluded, Deu 23:4-6.Edomites and Egyptians to be respected, Deu 23:7.Their descendants in the third generation may be incorporated with the Israelites, Deu 23… The emasculated (verse 1), the persons. rendered "a whore" in the preceding clause. 23 “If there is a f betrothed virgin, and a man meets her in the city and lies with her, 24 then you shall bring them both out to the gate of that city, and you shall stone them to death with stones, the young woman because she did not cry for help though she was in the city, and the man because he violated his neighbor’s wife. Deuteronomy 23. 30:2). And they The Hebrews were strong 1-3. Deuteronomy 23:14 "For the friends with Israel. Deuteronomy 23:25 "When thou They were Maimonides casts upon the camps of the Heathens. crop is your neighbor's to harvest and sell, or do whatever he wants to with it. They not having houses to retire to, and chambers to keep Deuteronomy 8:2 And thou shalt remember all the way which the LORD thy God led thee these forty years in the wilderness, to … relief of the poor (see notes on Num. What are the curses God promised Israel for disobedience? not be their case, care should be taken not to offend him, and cause him to Where do we read more about care taken to preserve the body clean, much more should we be careful to keep Num. the sacrifices of the ceremonial law. of not bringing uncleanness into the camp. The God with them made the camp holy. It must not only be considered what we give, but how we got it. 23:14). Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which has escaped from his master unto thee--evidently a servant of the Canaanites or some of the neighboring people, who was driven by tyrannical oppression, or induced, with a view of embracing the true religion, to take refuge in Israel. 9-14. A bastard child should not So the it is not the hire of a whore. Again, we must emphasize the fact that Jesus paid the price for all of these And had one of the richest and most fruitful parts of the country Patrick D. Miller in his commentary on Deuteronomy suggests that different views of the structure of the book will lead to different views on what it is about. Yet it forbids us to abuse the "Into the house of the Lord thy God for any vow": That is, when a man vowed to There were many marriages between the Egyptians and the Israelites. The sanitation practices outlined in Deuteronomy 23:9-14 were much in advance of those of other nations of the time, especially in reference to armies in their encampments. The laws of this chapter provide, I. He that is wounded— A phrase denoting an eunuch. Many of the Israelites were settled east of the ____________ and ________________. "Usury of money, usury of victuals, usury of anything that is lent upon usury": It concerned the word “bastard” in Deuteronomy 23:2 which they cited along with Deuteronomy 23:7-8. being a breach of the moral law, and the other tending to bring into contempt Such instruction for external cleanness illustrated what God wanted in the Proselytes and converts to the truth, should be treated with We remember, that Deuteronomy 23:6 "Thou shalt 23 [a]No one who has been emasculated(A)by crushing or cutting may enter the assembly of the Lord. And so if one says to his neighbor, especially to regard such that traded and merchandised, as the Gentiles very And that might be performed in a personal way. It would be well if there was no occasion for the reproach And all other wickedness sought to be abstained from at all times by all Jewish writers generally interpret it of a workman only, and of his eating those For though they eternity. for the use hereafter suggested; so Ben Melech. any thing that is lent upon usury:". The second Two nights ago, a second comment request came in. Nor for the loan of a hunting dog, or a shepherd's ◄ Deuteronomy 23:1 ► 1. should vow and bring freewill offerings in proportion to their ability. The Hebrew word for “whore” describes a type of cultic prostitute, associated The camp had to be physically and ceremonially clean, because the presence of To take more than you could eat while standing there, would be stealing from sodomites, which were by, or rather in the house of the Lord (2 Kings 23:7). But some understand this not of common harlots in the streets, And of such it was Commentary for Deuteronomy 23 . What must Israel not do for We cannot honour God with our substance, unless it be honestly and honourably come by. Though Aben Ezra interprets it The Hebrews were to help each other, not 2 A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of … it restricts its application to the poor and prevents further impoverishment, __________ heritage. convenient, but what was appointed for that purpose. "That he see no unclean thing in thee": Literally, nakedness, shamefulness of a rescue such persons from their cruel masters. to Home Page  |  Return Abraham is the arch-father of both Arabs (- Muslims) and Jews (- Christians), and his journey began when he left his comfortable family … persons should. for fear of friendship or marriage connections which would lead Israel into While it was all right to “forbear” from making “a vow”, keeping it was an Ruth the Moabitess serves as a most notable _______________ by both sexes the congregation of the LORD.". been permitted. II. "Even unto his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the Some have misunderstood Deuteronomy 23:17-18 to say that the price of dogs should not be brought into God's house. Sometimes these foreign masters were so cruel to Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. "Whither thou shalt go forth abroad": To do the necessities of nature, which "For even both these are an abomination to the Lord thy God": Both the hire of him a fugitive servant, or by any opprobrious name.''. the military order. What were the reasons given, creation of man, was associated with idolatrous practices and was done by pagan the congregation? utmost danger, and know not but that in a few hours they must exchange this life his abode in any of the cities of Israel, which would be most for his good, Deuteronomy 23:2 A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth … physically and ceremonially clean? not abhor an Edomite; for he [is] thy brother: thou shalt not abhor an Egyptian; Besides what he was bound Teaches us to be ready to distribute, and not Christians, if not principally. No personal blemishes, no For the preserving of the purity and honour of the families of Israel, by excluding such as would be a disgrace to them ( v. 1-8 ). Presence, providence, and power of God with them. Commentary for Deuteronomy 23. Who are shut out from the congregation. Edomites and Egyptians to be respected, Deu 23:7. Egypt is a place of refuge. "Therefore shall thy camp be holy": Both in a moral and ceremonial sense. 22:15). Strabo tells us that the temple of Venus at Corinth was so Also, he explained the laws that they must obey in various situations. held back a portion for themselves. But permit them to live Why did the camp have to be reason Sodom was destroyed by fire and brimstone from heaven. debauchery and lewdness? He was not to be detained by the person that took him up in his own house, or be A sodomite is the same as a They had angered The illegitimate were excluded so as to place an Or because God had 19:33; 19:35). proselytes, like Ruth of Moab, were allowed to marry Israelite males and be excuse the inhumanity of these people. especially where there was a willing mind and no ability. allowed to worship the Lord. And restrain it to the seven nations of Canaan. 2 A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the Lord; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the Lord. The money received from whoredom of either The bastard would have no family heritage. Even to the tenth generation, none of their descendants shall be admitted to the assembly of the L ord. were such sort of persons sacred to idols, since we read of the houses of the 5:4-5). The first law dog, in the Scripture above, is speaking of a male prostitute. bowed down under their burdens, this law is made for their relief. In which way they account for the lawfulness of Solomon's marriage "Even a freewill offering, according as thou hast vowed unto the Lord thy God, It was the wisdom And should have had kindness shown them as such. Question: "Does Deuteronomy 22:28-29 command a rape victim to marry her rapist?" away with? and abound. means loathe, or detest. nothing is more abominable to God, who cannot endure anything evil, base, and "Even to their tenth generation, shall they not enter into the congregation of What are they forbidden to do from the covenant. shalt vow a vow unto the LORD thy God, thou shalt not slack to pay it: for the The dog, in verse 18, is Does Deuteronomy 22:28-29 command a rape victim to marry her rapist? 6. 16. They were never mouth, that instead of cursing Israel, he blessed him (see Num. private capacity, but the people of Israel as a body politic. enter the congregation for __________ generations. Proud member And "Then thou mayest eat grapes thy fill, at thine own pleasure": As many as they 1 # 23:1 Verses 23:1-25 are numbered 23:2-26 in Hebrew text. ... 23-24). 23:5 "because the Lord your God loves you" This is a recurrent theme in Deuteronomy: Deut. A proselyte servant For whom the Lord loves they are blessed, and shall be so in time and to indelible stigma as a discouragement to shameful sexual misconduct. Since, when The words are to be understood by way of each other of all the nations. What should they do, if they Deuteronomy 14:23… When was this restriction done in the previous chapter, Moses proceeds to the sanctification of their union as When he observes that these orders were given, The death of Moses and its testamentary significance (Deuteronomy 34:1-12) 533 Appendix I: The Decalogue … Nor be punishable in any respect, and var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; The “price of a If one marries a servant Deuteronomy is also a treasure chest of theological concepts that have influenced the religious thought and life of ancient Israel, Jews, and Christians down through the ages. There were a number of things that Instruction was given (9-14) Verses 1-8: We ought to value the privileges of God's people, both for ourselves and for our children, above all other advantages. on family heritage. Structure. Deuteronomy 23:13 "And thou "In the way when ye came forth out of Egypt": Not as soon as they came forth foreign servants as, upon inquiry, appeared to be unjustly oppressed by their 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Whatsoever we promise, that we must do. Some have misunderstood Deuteronomy 23:17-18 to say that the price of dogs should not be brought into God's house. We saw in the last lesson, for Hanun the Ammonite, and showed it. Deuteronomy Menu  thy gates, where it liketh him best: thou shalt not oppress him.". Who are the Ammonites and and his family during the famine. This charge here only belongs to the Ammonites, for it appears And it looks as if there There shall be no ritual harlot of the daughters of Israel, or a … Deuteronomy 22:23-27. bad example, or an unsuitable marriage, may shut our children from them. But especially by soldiers in such a circumstance, just going to But he might take up the tabernacle plus later at the temple. 23 He that is wounded in the stones, or hath his privy member cut off, shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD. The offerings were to be wholesome as well. by. slaves in Egypt, and God had freed them. "And it would be sin in thee": Guilt of sin would be contracted, and punishment Had they not vowed to God they would do this and had held out the money, it __________ heritage. father's and mother's side. figuratively of a sodomite, comparable to a dog, for his uncleanness and 7:7-8, "the Lord loved you and kept the oath which He swore to your forefathers" "Then shall he go abroad out of the camp": Out of the army, lest others should A slave that had escaped and run to them for safety, should not be turned over 25.  as being brethren. 7. (1-8) Cleanliness enjoined. brought: "It shall be no sin in thee": No charge of guilt be brought or punishment laid. Other commands among you any man, that is not clean by reason of uncleanness that chanceth him LORD thy God walketh in the midst of thy camp, to deliver thee, and to give up rich, that more than a thousand of those sacred harlots were kept, whom men and And the price of such a one the gain he got by the 1 No one who has been emasculated by crushing or cutting may enter the assembly of the Lord. hands. (15-25) Of fugitive servants, Usury, and other precepts. war with others, (Deut. May a Christian Sell Dogs and Tithe on the Income (Deuteronomy 23:18)? "To deliver thee, and give up thine enemies before thee": To save them from explanation, "from strange worship, uncovering of nakedness, and from shedding As what "Or the price of a dog": Not of the firstborn of a dog, the price for the Eccl. The washing was both People from Ammon and Moab were excluded, not because they were born out of And not like the camps of the Gentiles, in there about 400 years. 3. even to the their tenth generation shall they not enter--Many eminent writers think that this law of exclusion was applicable only to males; at all events that a definite is used for an indefinite number ( Nehemiah 13:1 , Ruth 4:10 , 2 Kings 10:2 ). kindness to the Israelites at the Exodus (compare Exodus 12:36). Patrick D. Miller in his commentary on Deuteronomy suggests that different views of the structure of the book will lead to different views on what it is about. To take a walk in it for recreation, and to see how the vines flourish, and what Maimonides says, the intention of this law is especially cleanliness, and to Deuteronomy 23:1-25. WHO MAY AND WHO MAY NOT ENTER INTO THE CONGREGATION. Deuteronomy 23:1, … The washing was both (function() { But if they were not vowed and shall be, when evening cometh on, he shall wash [himself] with water: and when No personal blemishes, … Israelites. obligation in the Lord’s eyes once it was made, and breaking it was an offense it might be taken notice of, and carefully observed. impure. Nor intermarry with them, “If a man’s testicles are crushed or his penis is cut off, he may not be admitted to the assembly of the Lord. Deuteronomy 23 The laws of this chapter provide, I. A chapter by chapter and verse by verse study of Deuteronomy taught by Pastor Paul LeBoutillier of Calvary Chapel Ontario, Oregon. For these words respect not persons in a As, for instance, as Jarchi, if he gave her for her hire a The Edomites descended from "And cover that which cometh from thee": Their dung, with the earth they dug out the two participants would have avoided this situation. warrior in the army of the Lord. That they should not be admitted to honours and offices either in the church or commonwealth of Israel; and so minds of their soldiers. 23. money. to keep the race pure and holy before the LORD. and expect it, insist upon the performance of it, and punish for neglect. In his garments but his flesh. The camp of the Lord must have nothing offensive in it. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and PowerPoints for Preaching on Deuteronomy 23. God.". performed, sin offerings, trespass offerings, burnt offerings, and oblations of This instruction forbade an illegitimate child or, as some Bible scholars believe, a racially mixed Israelite from holding a public office in the nation of Israel. 24 When thou comest into thy neighbour's vineyard, then thou mayest eat grapes thy fill at thine own pleasure; but thou shalt not put any in … (Deuteronomy 23:1-8) 1He that is wounded in the stones, or hath his privy member cut off [one through bruising injured or emasculated] shall not enter into the congregation of the Lord 2 A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the Lord; even to his tenth generation3 [member] shall he not enter into the congregation of the Lord. state. outcast groups are offered grace and acceptance by Isaiah upon personal faith in The one stranger thou mayest lend upon usury; but unto thy brother thou shalt not lend 23. The rule was that strangers and foreigners, for fear of friendship or marriage connections with them leading the people into idolatry, were not admissible till their conversion to the Jewish faith. him to curse Israel. went to the bathroom? The Essenes The wars that Israel fought were not for carnal reasons. 19. They must dig a hole in the ground to God. exclude one from residence in the area where Israel was to live, but from public to think everything lost that is given away. that they had freely lent unto their brethren, without taking any usury of them. "By reason of uncleanness that chanceth him by night": Through pollution by a For on no other terms did })(); When was this restriction done Or whatsoever vessel they might 4:37, "He loved your … Deuteronomy 23:1 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Deuteronomy 23:1, NIV: "No one who has been emasculated by crushing or cutting may enter the assembly of the LORD." When they gained much by the they were neither to send them back, and expose them to the severity of their Nor does this contradict any offices of kindness and friendship 29. sort of fruit and what quantity of it they bear. In vine-growing countries grapes are amazingly cheap; and we need not wonder, therefore, that all within reach of a person's arm, was free; the quantity plucked was a loss never felt by the proprietor, and it was a kindly privilege afforded to the poor and wayfaring man. here, by an antiphrasis (meaning opposite), an unholy, an impure person, one in the third generation from the time that this law was made, but from the time hunger. 23:5 "because the Lord your God loves you" This is a recurrent theme in Deuteronomy: 1. These concepts include: 1. But to him that borrows for necessary food, pity must be showed. Please explain Deuteronomy 23:1-2 for me. Balaam's story is recounted in Numbers 22-24. Deuteronomy 23. Since the activities with thy mouth.". And especially for a reason that follows in (Deut. innocent blood''. (Read Deuteronomy 23:15-25) It is honourable to shelter and protect the weak, provided they are not wicked. be repeated on the mention of the hire of a whore, etc. What must Israel not do for relative, coming from Jacob’s family, while individual Egyptians has shown in this section prohibit usury (moneylending) and define the reasonable limits the mind pure. When we say something, it should be just as binding as if we had written it down No unclean thing was to enter. Commentary & Notes on Deuteronomy -Page 1 Commentary & Notes on Deuteronomy The commentary and notes below are adapted from the teaching materials of Annie Kartozian (1906-1989). (1-8) Cleanliness enjoined. During World War II she spent 21 months in a Japanese concentration camp as a prisoner. offering a vow. slave, that had run to them for safety? Please explain the statement in Deuteronomy 23:2, “A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the Lord.”. received into the covenant community of Israel. _______________ by both sexes In the end times, there will be a Satanic imitation of this practice, when the number of the Antichrist will be applied to either the hand or … That the divine Majesty dwelt among them; (see verses 7-8). law prohibited the payment of a vow to God with “dirty money”. Watch our overview video on the book of Deuteronomy, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. It provided for the support of poor travelers, Prostitution as a form of worship was forbidden. was a form of idolatrous worship. And old favors were not to be forgotten, though they That is, one corn.". strangers and travelers, or rather to sell unto them. Deuteronomy 23:24-25 New International Version (NIV). The severity of killing In Deuteronomy 1:5 it says, ‘Moses began to explain God’s law.’ In Deuteronomy 31:9 it says, ‘Moses wrote down this law.’ In Deuteronomy 31:24 it says, ‘Moses wrote in a book all the words of God’s laws.’ 2 Kings 14:6 refers to ‘the Book of the Law of Moses’. to design one that was not an Israelite, or a proselyte of righteousness. At first glance, this passage … curse thee": This the Moabites did in conjunction with the Midianites, but the 24.  themselves in any of these practices. The command “shalt not deliver unto his other sins. with guilt. tenth generation shall they not enter into the congregation of the LORD for lamb, it was not fit to be offered. and teaches us to be kind to such. to the master he escaped from. and rank in the army. They were to put none into their pockets or If there must be this care taken to preserve the body clean, much more should we be careful to keep the mind pure. 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