God Hates Rape Victims

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It is fashionable to go around saying what God hates, from fags to figs and from America to amputees. Nonetheless, we at the Society of Christians for the Restoration of Old Testament Morality prefer to let Almighty God speak for Himself, through the Holy King James Bible, with no “interpretation” to make it more politically correct for modern liberals.  We will therefore quote His own words — in Scripture verses that you will not hear preached from the pulpit of the ungodly Church of Compromise — about a group of people whom He says He hates, namely, rape victims.

If a virgin betrothed to a husband is raped, what happens to her depends on whether the rape occurs inside or outside of city limits. If it occurs inside, being raped is a capital offense:

Deuteronomy 22:23-24: If a damsel [that is] a virgin be betrothed unto an husband, and a man find her in the city, and lie with her; Then ye shall bring them both out unto the gate of that city, and ye shall stone them with stones that they die; the damsel, because she cried not, [being] in the city; and the man, because he hath humbled his neighbour's wife: so thou shalt put away evil from among you.

Note that the reference to “evil” does not differentiate between the rapist and his victim, as John-3:16-only liberal “Christians” imagine that it might.

On the other hand, if the rape occurs beyond city limits, she is blameless:

Deuteronomy 22:25-27: But if a man find a betrothed damsel in the field, and the man force her, and lie with her: then the man only that lay with her shall die: But unto the damsel thou shalt do nothing; [there is] in the damsel no sin [worthy] of death: for as when a man riseth against his neighbour, and slayeth him, even so [is] this matter: For he found her in the field, [and] the betrothed damsel cried, and [there was] none to save her.

We suppose that in a densely populated but unincorporated suburb like Bethesda, the former rule will apply. We should definitely err on the side of caution and stone them both to death, so that we can be sure that we are putting away evil whenever God wants us to do so.

If a virgin is not betrothed, she is forced to marry her rapist, with no possibility of divorce, ever:

Deuteronomy 22:28-29: If a man find a damsel [that is] a virgin, which is not betrothed, and lay hold on her, and lie with her, and they be found; Then the man that lay with her shall give unto the damsel's father fifty [shekels] of silver, and she shall be his wife; because he hath humbled her, he may not put her away all his days.

Note that it is her father who gets the fifty shekels. The rape victim herself is not even worthy to receive monetary damages.

If a man rapes a slave woman who is betrothed to a husband, she is to be scourged, but all he has to do is to donate a ram as a trespass offering:

Leviticus 19:20-22: And whosoever lieth carnally with a woman, that [is] a bondmaid, betrothed to an husband, and not at all redeemed, nor freedom given her; she shall be scourged; they shall not be put to death, because she was not free. And he shall bring his trespass offering unto the LORD, unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation, [even] a ram for a trespass offering. And the priest shall make an atonement for him with the ram of the trespass offering before the LORD for his sin which he hath done: and the sin which he hath done shall be forgiven him.

Further, with regard to prisoners of war, God explicitly gives permission for nonconsensual sexual activity:

Numbers 31:17-18: Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him. But all the women children, that have not known a man by lying with him, keep alive for yourselves.

Deuteronomy 21:10-14: When thou goest forth to war against thine enemies, and the LORD thy God hath delivered them into thine hands, and thou hast taken them captive, And seest among the captives a beautiful woman, and hast a desire unto her, that thou wouldest have her to thy wife; Then thou shalt bring her home to thine house; and she shall shave her head, and pare her nails; And she shall put the raiment of her captivity from off her, and shall remain in thine house, and bewail her father and her mother a full month: and after that thou shalt go in unto her, and be her husband, and she shall be thy wife. And it shall be, if thou have no delight in her, then thou shalt let her go whither she will; but thou shalt not sell her at all for money, thou shalt not make merchandise of her, because thou hast humbled her.

Finally, with regard to man-on-man rape, the Bible has the following to say:

Leviticus 20:13: If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death; their blood [shall be] upon them.

Note that lack of consent is not mentioned as a defense; they both must be put to death, regardless. The fact that hippy-dippy liberal “Christians” assume that this verse applies only to consensual homosexual activity shows how deep in apostasy they are.

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