-  Prohibition

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Do not be sexually intimate with a married woman (7th of 10 Commandments)

 

 “Do not commit adultery” Shmos 20: 13 and “you shall not lie sexually with your fellow’s wife” Vayikra 18:20

 

Both he and she are liable for death by strangulation.

 

If she is the daughter of a Kohen, her death is by burning and his by strangulation.

If she is a betrothed virgin still in her father’s house both are killed by stoning.

 

All this applies where there were witnesses and a warning.

If it was done intentionally without a warning the punishment is spiritual severance and if done unwittingly a sin offering is required.

 

This applies in all places at all times

Do not be sexually intimate with a married woman (7th of 10 Commandments)