20:3 I myself will set my face 1 against that man and cut him off from the midst of his people, 2 because he has given some of his children to Molech and thereby defiled my sanctuary and profaned my holy name. 3
20:5 I myself will set my face against that man and his clan. I will cut off from the midst of their people both him and all who follow after him in spiritual prostitution, 4 to commit prostitution by worshiping Molech. 5
20:6 “‘The person who turns to the spirits of the dead and familiar spirits 7 to commit prostitution by going after them, I will set my face 8 against that person and cut him off from the midst of his people.
1 tn Heb “And I, I shall give my faces.”
3 tn Heb “for the sake of defiling my sanctuary and to profane my holy name.”
4 tn The adjective “spiritual” has been supplied in the translation to clarify that this is not a reference to literal prostitution, but figuratively compares idolatry to prostitution.
8 tn Heb “I will give my faces.”