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offences – including incest, sodomy, bestiality, blasphemy, idolatry, the giving of one’s children to Molech, necromancy, sorcery, sabbath-breaking, the cursing of parent, criminal intercourse with a betrothed virgin [including rape], the inviting of others to idolatry, the perverting of a whole city, the practice of magic, and for the stubborn and rebellious son."7 the most Ancient Hebrews, rape was a capital crime (Deuteronomy 22:25f).
Later, in Genesis 19:4-29, the men of Sodom wickedly planned to rape Lot’s guests homosexually. So the Lord incinerated that place, and its surrounding wicked cities.