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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