The Kitáb-i-Aqdas
Questions and Answers
49Question: Concerning the penalties for adultery, sodomy, and theft, and the degrees thereof.
Answer: The determination of the degrees of these penalties rests with the House of Justice.
Cross-References
Adultery,   K19, K49 Q23, 157, n36, n77, n90
punishment for,   15, K49, n77
House of Justice, Universal (International)
future legislation
application of penalties for sexual offenses,   n36, n77-n78, n134
degrees of, and application of penalties for theft,   n70-n71
Sodomy,   K107, n134
Theft, punishments specified,   15, K45, n70
Ziná,   n36
Study Guide
For what crimes will the degrees of penalty be determined by the House Justice?