1The LORD told Moses 2to tell the people of Israel: I am the LORD your God! 3So don't follow the customs of Egypt where you used to live or those of Canaan where I am bringing you. 4I am the LORD your God, and you must obey my teachings. 5Obey them and you will live. I am the LORD.#Ne 9.29; Ez 18.9; 20.11-13; Lk 10.28; Ro 10.5; Ga 3.12. 6Don't have sex with any of your close relatives, 7especially your own mother. This would disgrace your father. 8And don't disgrace him by having sex with any of his other wives.#Lv 20.11; Dt 22.30; 27.20. 9Don't have sex with your sister or stepsister, whether you grew up together or not.#Lv 20.17; Dt 27.22. 10Don't disgrace yourself by having sex with your granddaughter 11or half-sister 12-13or a sister of your father or mother.#Lv 20.19,20. 12-13or a sister of your father or mother.#Lv 20.19,20. 14Don't disgrace your uncle by having sex with his wife. 15Don't have sex with your daughter-in-law#Lv 20.12. 16or sister-in-law.#Lv 20.21. 17And don't have sex with the daughter or granddaughter of any woman that you have earlier had sex with. You may be having sex with a relative, and that would make you unclean.#Lv 20.14; Dt 27.23. 18As long as your wife is alive, don't cause trouble for her by taking one of her sisters as a second wife. 19When a woman is having her monthly period, she is unclean, so don't have sex with her.#Lv 20.18. 20Don't have sex with another man's wife—that would make you unclean.#Lv 20.10. 21Don't sacrifice your children on the altar fires to the god Molech. I am the LORD your God, and that would disgrace me.#Lv 20.1-5. 22It is disgusting for a man to have sex with another man.#Lv 20.13. 23Anyone who has sex with an animal is unclean.#Ex 22.19; Lv 20.15,16; Dt 27.21.