||Since it was not specified what must be done to him, they placed him under guard.
Vayanichu oto bamishmar ki lo forash mah-ye'aseh lo.
||God said to Moses, 'That man must die. Let the entire community pelt him with stones outside the camp.'
Vayomer Adonay el-Moshe mot yumat ha'ish ragom oto va'avanim kol-ha'edah michuts lamachaneh.
The death penalty was specified (Exodus 31:14, 35:2). However, the form of the penalty had not been specified (Sanhedrin 78b; Sifri; Rashi).