11. THE QUESTION WAS:  In Old Testament times, what was the punishment for adultery?

a.      tongue lashing

b.      ten-minute whipping

c.       execution by stoning



THE ANSWER IS…….C……According to Mosaic law, adulterers were stoned to death.  Stoning to death was also the punishment for a bride who failed to tell her husband she was not a virgin.


http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/03637d.htm (History of Chastity)



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