Old Testament

The Pentateuch

What was the duty of a brother-in-law to his sister-in-law?

According to Hebrew law (Deuteronomy 25:5–10), the duty of the brother-in-law was to father a male child for his deceased brother, thereby continuing his brother’s family line.


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