Lookup De. 21:8; De. 22:8 (De. 21:8; De. 22:8) Deuteronomy 21:8 New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (Study Edition) 8 Do not hold this against your people Israel, whom you redeemed,+ O Jehovah, and do not let guilt for innocent blood remain among your people Israel.’+ Then the bloodguilt will not be held against them. Deuteronomy 22:8 New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (Study Edition) 8 “If you build a new house, you must also make a parapet for your roof,+ so that you may not bring bloodguilt on your house because of someone falling from it.