Cursed is the man who makes any image of wood or stone or metal, disgusting to the Lord, the work of man’s hands, and puts it up in secret. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who does not give honour to his father or mother. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who takes his neighbour’s landmark from its place. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he by whom the blind are turned out of the way. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who gives a wrong decision in the cause of a man from a strange land, or of one without a father, or of a widow. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who has sex relations with his father’s wife, for he has put shame on his father. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who has sex relations with any sort of beast. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who has sex relations with his sister, the daughter of his father or of his mother. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who has sex relations with his mother-in-law. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who takes his neighbour’s life secretly. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who for a reward puts to death one who has done no wrong. And let all the people say, So be it.

 

Cursed is he who does not take this law to heart to do it. And let all the people say, So be it. (Deuteronomy, 27:15-26)