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LV

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for LATVIA.

LV

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Latvia. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Latvian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Latvia. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Latvia. Each subdivision has its own code with the prefix "LV." For example, the code for the District of Ventspils Aprinkis is ISO 3166-2:LV-VE.
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Louis Leviticus may have retired from the Nebraska Tractor Testing Lab, but that doesn't mean he has any intention of retiring from the fight to keep the lab viable, which means blocking the passage of LB192.
To date, Leviticus Cardio Ltd has raised $2 million in private venture capital and an additional $1 million in government funding.
The covenanting God we meet in Leviticus is obsessed with the details, not just of worship, but of personal hygiene, animal husbandry, diet, gender relations and more.
In Leviticus Rabbah, the Midrash alludes to alcohol in a series of references to Leviticus 10:1-3.
At least, here he offers a "two-fer": first, a quotation from Deuteronomy 6 about the love of God; second, a quotation from today's reading in Leviticus 19 about the love of neighbor.
The biblical rules of tzara'at have lent credence to the ostracism and stigmatization attached to leprosy, especially as outlined in Leviticus 13:45-46.
He noted that Leviticus 19:34 says, "The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born.
Since most of the sexual acts in Leviticus 18 and 20 are acts of incest, the authors suggest that the biblical text does not forbid all homosexual activity, but rather it offers a general prohibition on male-to-male incest.
As for Mr Rimmer; he was a little naive to assume that the desk sergeant had read Leviticus, let alone understood it.
The original story quoted Leviticus 20:13, which states: "If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable.
According to media in the US, Pacquiao also refuted reports that he quoted a verse in the Book of Leviticus, which talked of putting homosexuals to death.
The Gospel is still read at Mass, and every so often the pope or some other prelate will scold the greedy or cruel in general, but the active agenda of the Roman hierarchy seems based on a line from the Book of Leviticus and a page by a fourth-century bishop, who, burnt out by his dissolute youth, condemned all earthly pleasures.