Biblical Laws for Today


The following is a break down on God's laws by application.


CRIMINAL

ADULTERY: Exodus. 20:14, Deuteronomy 22:22-25
ARSON: Exodus 22:6
ASSAULT: Exodus. 21:18, 19, 26, 27, Leviticus. 24:19, 20.
BRIBERY: Exodus. 23:8, Deuteronomy. 16:19, 2 Chronicles 19:7, Job 15:34, Amos 5:12
DEFIANCE OF AUTHORITY: Numbers 15:30, 31, Deuteronomy 17:12, 13
FRAUD: Leviticus 6:1-5, Deuteronomy 25:13-16
INCEST: Leviticus 20:11-21, Deuteronomy 22:30
KIDNAPPING: Exodus 21:16, Deuteronomy 24:7
LANDMARKS: REMOVAL OF� Deuteronomy 19:14
MANSLAUGHTER: Exodus 21:12-14, Numbers 35:6-34, Joshua 20:4-6
MURDER: Genesis 9:5-6, Exodus 20:13, 21:12-14, Numbers 35:6-34
PERJURY: Exodus 20:16, Leviticus 19:12 Deuteronomy 19:16-20
PERVERTING JUSTICE: Exodus 23:1, 2, 6, 7, Deuteronomy 16:19, 20
PROSTITUTION: Leviticus 21:9, Deuteronomy 23:17
RAPE: Deuteronomy 22:25-26
SEDUCTION: Exodus 22:16-17, Deuteronomy 22:28-29
SLANDER: Leviticus 19:16
SODOMY: Leviticus 18:22, 20:13, Deuteronomy 23:17, 1 Kings 14:24, 15:12, 22:46, 2 Kings 23:7
THEFT: Exodus 20:15, 22:1-5


PROPERTY

ALIENS, RIGHTS: Exodus 12:49, Leviticus 24:22
ANIMALS, DAMAGES BY: Exodus 21:35-36, Leviticus 24:18-21
BOOTY, WAR: Numbers 31:9, 25-54, Deuteronomy 20:13-16, 1-Samuel 30:21-25
BORROWED PROPERTY: Exodus 22:14, Nehemiah 5:11
CITIZENS, RIGHTS: Exodus 12:49, Leviticus 24:22
DAMAGES FOR THEFT: Exodus 22:4-5
DEEDS: Jeremiah 32:9-14
FIRE, DAMAGE: Exodus 22:6
INDEMNITY, PAYMENT: 2 Kings 3:4
INTEREST: Exodus 22:25, Deuteronomy 23:19-20, Nehemiah 5:11
LAND, ALLOTMENT: Numbers 26:52-56
LAND, RELEASE: Leviticus 25:8-34
LAND, SALE: Leviticus 25:23-28
LAND, TRANSFER: Ruth 4:3-11, Jeremiah 32:9-14
LANDMARKS, REMOVAL: Deuteronomy 19:14
MORTGAGES: Nehemiah 5:2-5
PERSONAL PROPERTY: Leviticus 25:14
PLEDGES: Exodus 22:26-27, Deuteronomy 24:26, 10-11, 13, 2 Kings 4:1-7
THEFT: Exodus 20:15, 22:1-4
TRUST, BREACH: Leviticus 6:1-5
TRUSTEES: Matthew 25:14-30, Luke 19:11-27

INHERITANCE

DAUGHTERS: Numbers 27:7-8
FIRSTBORN: Deuteronomy 21:15-17, 1 Chronicles 5:1
ORDERS OF: Numbers 27:8-11
SLAVES: Leviticus 25:46
SONS: Genesis 21:10-13, Deuteronomy 21:15-17, 1 Chronicles 5:1
WHEN CHILDLESS: Deuteronomy 25:5-10
WIVES: Ruth 4:1-12

CONTRACTS

DEBTS: Exodus 22:25, Deuteronomy 15:1-3, 23:19-20, Nehemiah 5:11
FELLOW CITIZENS: Deuteronomy 15:1-3, 23:19-20
FOREIGNERS: Deuteronomy 15:1-3, 23:19-20
INTEREST: Exodus 22:25, Leviticus 25:36, Deuteronomy 23:19-20, Ezekiel 18:10-13
LOANS: Exodus 22:25, Deuteronomy 23:19-20, 2 Kings 4:1-7, Nehemiah 5:2-5
MORTGAGES: Nehemiah 5:2-5
PLEDGES: Exodus 22:26-27, Deuteronomy 24:6, 10-11, 13, 2 Kings 4:1-7, Ezekiel 18:10-13
SALES: Leviticus 25:14
SALES OF LAND: Leviticus 25:23-28, Ruth 4:3-11, Jeremiah 32:9-14
SERVITUDE: Exodus 21:2-4, Leviticus 25:39, Deuteronomy 15:12
SURETIES: Proverbs 6:1-2, 11:15, 17:18, 22:26
TRUSTEES: Exodus 22:12, 14, 15, Leviticus 6:1-5
USURY: Exodus 22:25, Leviticus 25:36, Deuteronomy 23:19-20, Ezekiel 18:10-13
WAGES: Leviticus 19:13, Deuteronomy 24:15

FAMILY

CONCUBINES: Genesis 21:10-14, Exodus 21:7-11, 1 Kings 11:3
DIVORCE: Leviticus 21:7, 14, 22:13, Numbers 30:9, Deuteronomy 24:1-4, Isaiah 50:1, Jeremiah 3:8, Matthew 5:32, 19:3-9, Mark 10:2-12, Luke 16:18, 1 Corinthians 7:10, 39
FATHERS, AUTHORITY: Genesis 22:1-13, 24:4, Numbers 30:3-5, Judges 11:30-39, Job 1:5, 9
FATHER, DUTIES: Ephesians 6:4
HUSBANDS, DUTIES: Ephesians 5:22-30
LEVIRATE MARRIAGE: Genesis 38:6-11, Deuteronomy 25:5-10
MARITAL FAITHFULNESS: Deuteronomy 22:30, Matthew 19:3-9, 1-Corinthians 7:2
MARRIAGE: Genesis 2:18-24, 24:4, 34:14, Numbers 36:6, Judges 14:1-4, 15:1-2, Ephesians 5:31
MARRIAGE, RESTRICTIONS: Exodus 34:15-16, Leviticus 18:10, 15, 20:14, 17, 19, Numbers 36:6, Deuteronomy 7:1-3, 22:30, 1-Timothy 3:2
PARENTS, RESPECT: Exodus 20:12, 21:15, 17
POLYGAMY: Genesis 16:1-3, 29:21-30, 1 Samuel 1:1-2, 1 Kings 11:1-8, 1 Timothy 3:2
SERVANTS, TREATMENT: Exodus 20:10, 21:2, 4, 7, 8, 20, Leviticus 25:40-41, Deuteronomy 24:14-15
WIVES, DUTIES: Ephesians 5:22-30

GOVERNMENT

ALIENS, RIGHTS: Exodus. 12:49, Leviticus 24:22
ELDERS: Numbers 11:16, 24, Deuteronomy 22:15, 27:1, Judges. 8:16, 11:5-11, Ezra 10:8
GOVERNORS: Ezra 5:3, 6, 6:6, 8:36, Esther 3:12, Matthew 27:2, Luke 20:20 Acts 23:26
JUDGES: Judges 2:13-18
LIEUTENANTS: Ezra 8:36, Esther 3:12
MONARCHY: 1 Samuel 10:24-25, 1 Kings 7:7, 2 Kings 15:1, 19
PATRIARCHAL: Genesis. 22:1-14, Judges 11:30-39, Job 1:5
PRINCES: 1 Kings 14:7
SATRAPS: Ezra 8:36, Esther 3:12
THEOCRATIC: Exodus 18:13-26, 19:3-8, Deuteronomy 17:14-20, 18:15-19

COURTS

APPOINTMENT OF JUDGES: Exodus. 18:13-26, Deuteronomy 16:18, 2-Chronicles 19:5-11
BEHAVIOR OF JUDGES: Exodus 23:6-8, Deuteronomy 16:18-20
COURTS, LOCATION: Deuteronomy 21:19, 25:7, 1 Kings 7:7
COURT OF APPEALS: Exodus 18:26, Deuteronomy 17:8-11
COURT JURISDICTION: Deuteronomy 25:1-2
EXECUTION OF SENTENCE: Deuteronomy 17:5-7
PERJURY: Deuteronomy 19:16-19
SOLOMON AS JUDGE: 1 Kings 7:7
SOURCE OF JUDGMENT: Deuteronomy 1:17
SUPERIOR COURT: Deuteronomy 17:8-12
SUPREME COURT: Numbers 5:12-31, Deuteronomy 19:17-19, 21:1-9
TRIAL: Deuteronomy 22:15, 1 Kings 3:16-28
WITNESSES: Deuteronomy 17:6-7, 19:15-19, Matthew 18:16

CITIZENSHIP

ALIENS, OBLIGATIONS: Exodus 12:48-49, Leviticus 17:8-9, 24:22
ALIENS, RIGHTS: Exodus 12:48-49, 20:10, Leviticus 16:29
ELIGIBILITY: Deuteronomy 23:7-8
EXCLUSIONS: Deuteronomy 23:3
INTEREST: Exodus 22:25, Deuteronomy 23:19-20
MARITAL RIGHTS: Genesis 34:14, Exodus 34:15-16, Deuteronomy 7:1-3
QUALIFICATIONS: Exodus 19:5-6
RIGHT OF APPEAL: Acts 25:11
RIGHT TO TRIAL: Acts 16:37-39
ROMAN: Acts 16:37-38, 22:25-29, 23:27
SLAVES: Exodus 21:1-11, Leviticus 25:39-55, Deuteronomy 15:12-18, 1 Corinthians 12:13, Galatians 3:28, Colossians 3:11

TAX

GOVERNMENT: 1 Kings 4:7, 27-28 Nehemiah 5:1-5 Matthew 22:16-21
CENSUS: Numbers 1:1-47, 4:1-3, 26:2, 2 Samuel 24:1-9, Luke 2:1-3
CHARITY: Deuteronomy 14:28-29, 26:12-15
COLLECTORS: Matthew 9:9-13, Luke 19:1-10
EMERGENCY: 2 Kings 23:35
EXEMPTION: Ezra 7:24
METHOD: Luke 2:1-5
REDEMPTION: Leviticus 27:1-13
SIZE: 1 Samuel 8:10-18
TEMPLE: Exodus 30:11-16, Deuteronomy 14:22-27, 2 Chronicles 24:6, 9, 31:4-12

MILITARY

AGE: Numbers 1:2-3
BOOTY: Numbers 31:9, 26-52, Deuteronomy 20:14, Joshua 6:19, 1-Samuel 30:22-25
BURIAL OF DEAD: 1 Kings 11:15
CAPTURED CHILDREN: Numbers 31:9, Deuteronomy 20:14
CAPTURED WOMEN: Numbers 31:9, Deuteronomy 20:14
EXEMPTION FROM SERVICE: Numbers 1:47-53, Deuteronomy 20:5-8
HOSTAGES: 2 Kings 14:14
INDEMNITY: 2 Kings 3:4
PREPARATION FOR BATTLE: 1 Samuel 7:9-11, 13:19, 28:5-6, 1-Kings 22:6
PRISONERS OF WAR: Deuteronomy 20:10-14
SANITATION IN CAMP: Deuteronomy 23:9-14
SELECTIVE SERVICE: Numbers 31:3-6
SIEGE OF CITIES: Deuteronomy 20:19-20
SURRENDER OF CITIES: Deuteronomy 20:10-11, 16-17
TRIBUTE: 1 Kings 9:21, 2 Kings 14:14, 18:14, 23:33, 2 Chronicles 8:8

LABOR

EMPLOYEES TREATMENT: Exodus 20:10, 21:2-11, 20, 26, 27, Leviticus 25:39-55 Deuteronomy 23:15-16, 24:14-15
SERVANTS, FREEDOM: Exodus 21:2-11, Leviticus 25:39-46, Deuteronomy 15:12-18, 23:15-16
SERVANTS, REDEMPTION: Leviticus 25:47-55
UNIONS: Acts 19:24-29
WAGES: Leviticus 19:13, Deuteronomy 24:14-15, Matthew 20:1-16
WOMEN: Exodus 21:7-11

SOCIAL TREATMENT

ASSAULT: Exodus 21:18-19
BLIND: Leviticus 19:14, Deuteronomy 27:18, Luke 14:13-14
CHILDREN: 2 Kings 4:1-7
COMPENSATION: Exodus 21:18-19, 32, 35-36, 22:7-15
DAMAGE BY FIRE: Exodus 22:6
DEAF: Leviticus 19:14
DEBTS: Deuteronomy 15:1-12
EMPLOYEES: Exodus 20:10, Deuteronomy 24:14-15, Malachi 3:5
HANDICAPPED: Leviticus 19:14. Luke 14:13-14
LAME: Luke 14:13-14
LOANS: Exodus 22:25
LOSS OF BORROWED PROPERTY: Exodus 22:14-15
NEIGHBORS: Leviticus 19:13
OPPRESSION: Deuteronomy 24:14-15
ORPHANS: Exodus 22:22-23, Deuteronomy 14:28-29, 24:17-22, 26:12-13, Jeremiah 7:6-7, Zechariah 7:10-12 Malachi 3:5
PERSONAL INJURY: Leviticus 24:19-20
PLEDGES: Exodus 22:26-27, Deuteronomy 24:6, 10-13
POOR: Exodus 22:25-27, Leviticus 19:9-10, 25:35-37, Deuteronomy 14:28-29, 15:7-11, 24:19-22, 26:12-13 Zechariah 7:10-12, Luke 3:11, 14:13-14
SERVANTS: Exodus 20:10, Leviticus 25:39-46, Deuteronomy 24:14-14, Ephesians 6:5-9
SLAVES, FREEING OF: Exodus 21:2-4, Leviticus 25:40-41, 47-55, Deuteronomy 15:12-18, 23:15-16
SLAVES, INHERITANCE: Leviticus 25:46
SLAVES, REDEMPTION: Leviticus 25:47-55
SLAVES, TREATMENT: Exodus 21:1-11, 20, Leviticus 25:39-55, Deuteronomy 23:15-16
SORCERY: Exodus 22:18, Leviticus 20:27
STRANGERS: Exodus 20:10, Exodus 12:49, Leviticus 16:29, 19:33-34, Deuteronomy 10:19, 14:28-29, 24:17-22, 26:12-13, Jeremiah 7:6-7, Zechariah 7:10-12, Malachi 3:5
USURY: Exodus 22:25, Deuteronomy 23:19-20
WAGES: Leviticus 19:13, Deuteronomy 24:14-15
WIDOWS: Exodus 22:22-23, Deuteronomy 14:28-29, 24:17-22, 25:5-10, 26:12-13, Ruth 4:1-12, Jeremiah 7:67, Zechariah 7:10-12, Malachi 3:5, Mark 12:40, Acts 6:1-4, 1 Timothy 5:3-16
WOMEN: Exodus 20:10, 21:7-11

ANIMALS

ANIMALS: Exodus 20:8-11, 23:5, 11-12, Leviticus 22:28, 25:5-7, Deuteronomy 25:4
ASSES: Exodus 23:5, 12
BIRDS: Deuteronomy 22:6-7
CATTLE: Exodus 20:8-11, Leviticus 22:28, Leviticus 25:5-7
INJURY TO ANIMALS: Exodus 21:33-36, Leviticus 24:18-21
OX: Exodus 23:12, Deuteronomy 25:4

RELIGIOUS

ALTAR: Exodus 20:25
ATONEMENT: Leviticus16:29-34, Leviticus 23:27-32, Numbers 29:7, Acts 27:9
BAPTISM: Matthew 3:13-17, 28:19, Mark 1:9-11, John 4:1-2, Acts 2:38, 19:3-6, Romans 6:3,4 1 Corinthians 10:1-2, Colossians 2:12, 1-Peter 3:20
BLASPHEMY: Leviticus 24:10-16, Deuteronomy 5:11, Matthew 5:19-20
BURNT OFFERING: Leviticus 1:1-17, Numbers 6:11, 15:3
CHILDBIRTH SACRIFICES: Luke 2:22-24
CIRCUMCISION: Genesis 17:9-14, 34:14-17, 22, Exodus 4:25-26, 12:48, Luke 2:21, Acts 15:13-29, 16:1-3, Romans 4:10, 12, Galatians 2:3
CLEAN AND UNCLEAN: Leviticus 11:1-47, Deuteronomy 14:3-21
DAY OF ATONEMENT: Exodus 30:1-10, Leviticus 16:1-34, 23:26-32, Numbers 29:7-11, Hebrews 9:6-15
DRINK OFFERINGS: Numbers 28:9-10, Deuteronomy 32:38
EATING: Exodus 22:31, Leviticus 3:17, 19:23-25
FALSE GODS: Exodus 20:1-5, 22:20
FEAST OF HARVEST: Exodus 23:16
FEAST OF INGATHERING: Exodus 23:16
FEAST OF TABERNACLES: Leviticus 23:33-44, Numbers 29:12-40, Deuteronomy 16:13-17, 31:10-13
FEAST OF THE NEW MOON: Numbers 10:10, 28:11-15, Psalms 81:3, Isaiah 66:23, Ezekiel 46:3 Amos 8:5
FEAST OF UNLEAVENED BREAD: Exodus 24:18
FEAST OF WEEKS: Deuteronomy 16:9-12
FIRST BORN: Exodus 13:2, 34:19-20
FIRST FRUITS: Exodus 34:26, Deuteronomy 18:3-4
FREEWILL OFFERINGS: Leviticus 22:17-25, Numbers 15:3
GUILT OFFERINGS: Leviticus 5:1-19
HEAVE OFFERINGS: Exodus 29:26-27
HUMAN SACRIFICE: Genesis 22:1-19
JUBILEE: Leviticus 25:8-55
JUDGMENTS FROM GOD: Deuteronomy 1:17
LEVITES, EXEMPTION OF: Numbers 1:49
LORD AS JUDGE: Numbers 5:12-31, Deuteronomy 19:17-19, 21:1-9
MEAT OFFERING: Leviticus 2:1-11, Numbers 28:9-10
MEMORIAL OFFERING: Leviticus 2:2, 9, 16
NAZARITES: Numbers 6:1-21
OFFERINGS: Genesis 4:3-5, Leviticus 1:1-7, 38
OFFERINGS OF FIRST FRUITS: Leviticus 2:12-16, Deuteronomy 26:2, 10
OIL OFFERINGS: Genesis 28:18
PASSOVER: Exodus 12:1-14, 21-21, Deuteronomy 16:1-8, Ezekiel 45:21-24, Luke 22:7-18
PEACE OFFERINGS: Leviticus 3:1-17
PENTECOST: Leviticus 23:15-21, Acts 2:1-4
POLL TAX: Exodus 30:12-16
PURIFICATION: Leviticus 12:1-8, 14:1-32, 15:1-33, Numbers 19:1-22, Luke 2:21-24
SABBATH: Genesis 2:1-3, Exodus 16:23, 20:8-11, 31:14-17, Leviticus 23:3, 24:5-9, Numbers 15:32-36 28:9-10, Deuteronomy 5:12-15, Nehemiah 10:31, 13:15-22, Ezekiel 46:3, Amos 8:5, Mark 2:23-28, Luke 13:14-16, 14:3-5, John 5:8-10
SABBATICAL YEAR: Exodus 21:2-6, 23:10-11, Leviticus 25:1-7, Deuteronomy 15:1-14, 31:10, 13, 2 Chronicles 36:21, Nehemiah 10:31
SHEW BREAD: Exodus 25:30, 35:13, 39:36, Leviticus 24:5-9, Numbers 4:7, 1 Samuel 21:1-6, Matthew 12:3-8
SIN OFFERING: Leviticus 4:1-35, Numbers 6:11
TEN COMMANDMENTS: Exodus 20:1-17
THANK OFFERINGS: 2 Chronicles 29:31
TITHES: Genesis 14:20, 28:20-22, Leviticus 27:30-33, Deuteronomy 14:22-27, 2 Chronicles 31:4-12, Malachi 3:8-11, Matthew 23:23
TITHES OF ALMS AND CHARITY: Deuteronomy 14:28-29, 26:12-15
TITHE OF A TITHE: Numbers 18:21, 26-28
TRESPASS OFFERING: Leviticus 5:1-19, Numbers 6:12
UNCLEAN ANIMALS: Leviticus 11:3-4, 9-31
VOLUNTARY OFFERING: Leviticus 7:16
WATER OFFERING: 1 Samuel 7:6, 2 Samuel 23:16
WATER OF SEPARATION: Numbers 19:1-22
WAVE OFFERING: Exodus 29:26-27, Leviticus 23:10-11
WHOLE BURNT OFFERING: Deuteronomy 33:10
WORSHIP: Acts 20:7, Colossians 3:16, 1 Thessalonians 5:27

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