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But verse 3 says: if the killing takes place during the day, there is bloodguilt (in other words, the householder's action leaves him open to an act of retaliation by the deceased's family).
the last murderer remaining in prison must be executed, so that everyone will duly receive what his actions are worth and so that the bloodguilt thereof will not be fixed on the people because they failed to insist on carrying out the punishment; for if they fail to do so, they may be regarded as accomplices in this public violation of legal justice.
In reply, the Jewish onlookers boldly accept the bloodguilt themselves and, searingly, heap it upon their children.
Much of European Jewish history is bloodguilt by ghettoization, expulsion, and extermination, but only once in the 320-year American Jewish experience has a Jew been hung by mob violence.
then you shall add three more cities to these three, so that the blood of an innocent person may not be shed in the land that the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance, thereby bringing bloodguilt upon you [NRSV].
For the Vatican hierarchy to abandon its attempt to canonize Pacelli on account of his complicity in Hitler's atrocities, they would have to recognize that the Christian Gospels, with their message, "Let his bloodguilt be on us and on our descendants," from which Pacelli took his principles, are every bit as anti-Semitic as Mein Kampf.
Even if a civil society were to dissolve itself by common agreement of all its members (for example, if the people inhabiting an island decided to separate and disperse themselves around the world), the last murderer remaining in prison must first be executed, so that everyone will duly receive what his actions are worth and so that the bloodguilt thereof will not be fixed on the people because they failed to insist on carrying out the punishment.
Even if a civil society were to dissolve itself by common agreement of all its members (for example, if the people inhabiting an island decided to separate and disperse themselves around the world), the last murderer remaining in prison must be executed, so that everyone will duly receive what his actions are worth and so that the bloodguilt thereof will not be fixed on the people because they failed to insist on carrying out the punishment; for if they fail to do so, they may be regarded as accomplices in this public violation of legal justice.
Thus, in the Eumenides, Aeschylus celebrated law as the defeat by males of primitive female principles of bloodguilt and vengeance, while the Ayatollah Khomeinl thought women should be barred from judgeships because they were too tenderhearted.
Tamar is both the avenger, expiating the bloodguilt incurred by her father's incestuous love for his sister, and a symbol of the destructiveness of narcissism and introversion.
With a male you are not to lie (after the manner of) lying with a woman, it is an abomination [to'evah]", and 20:13, "A man who lies with a male (as one) lies with a woman--abomination [to'evah] have the two of them done, they are to be put-to-death, yes death, their bloodguilt is upon them