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succeed in the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not
put out of Israel.
DEU 25:7 And if the man like not to take his brother's wife, then let
his brother's wife go up to the gate unto the elders, and say, My
husband's brother refuseth to raise up unto his brother a name in
Israel, he will not perform the duty of my husband's brother.
DEU 25:8 Then the elders of his city shall call him, and speak unto
him: and if he stand to it, and say, I like not to take her;
DEU 25:9 Then shall his brother's wife come unto him in the presence of
the elders, and loose his shoe from off his foot, and spit in his face,
and shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto that man that will
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