Deuteronomy 23:2



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"No one of illegitimate birth shall enter the assembly of the LORD; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, shall enter the assembly of the LORD.

King James Version

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

International Standard Version

Furthermore, no one born due to an illicit sexual relationship may participate in the assembly of the LORD, including his descendants to the tenth generation.

A Conservative Version

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of LORD, even to the tenth generation none of his shall enter into the assembly of LORD.

American Standard Version

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of Jehovah; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of Jehovah.

Amplified

A person begotten out of wedlock shall not enter into the assembly of the Lord; even to his tenth generation shall his descendants not enter into the congregation of the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

One whose father and mother are not married may not come into the meeting of the Lord's people, or any of his family to the tenth generation.

Darby Translation

A bastard shall not come into the congregation of Jehovah; even his tenth generation shall not come into the congregation of Jehovah.

Holman Bible

No one of illegitimate birth may enter the Lord's assembly; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, may enter the Lord's assembly.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

The corrupted shall not come in to the gathering of Jehovah; also the tenth generation to him shall not come into the gathering of Jehovah.

King James 2000

A man of illegitimate birth shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

An illegitimate child may not come into the assembly of Yahweh; even [to] the tenth generation none {of his descendants} may come into the assembly of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of Jehovah. Even to his tenth generation he shall not enter into the congregation of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he that is a whore's child shall not come in the congregation of the LORD; no, in the tenth generation he shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

NET Bible

A person of illegitimate birth may not enter the assembly of the Lord; to the tenth generation no one related to him may do so.

New Heart English Bible

No one of illegitimate birth shall enter into the assembly of the LORD; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of the LORD.

New simplified Bible

No one of illegitimate birth shall enter the assembly of Jehovah. None of his descendants to the tenth generation shall enter the assembly of Jehovah.

The Emphasized Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the convocation of Yahweh, - even to the tenth generation, shall none of his enter into the convocation of Yahweh.

Webster

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

World English Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of Yahweh; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

a bastard doth not enter into the assembly of Jehovah; even a tenth generation of him doth not enter into the assembly of Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ממזר 
Mamzer 
Usage: 2


come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

קהל 
Qahal 
קהל 
Qahal 
Usage: 123
Usage: 123

of the Lord

Usage: 0

עשׂירי 
`asiyriy 
Usage: 29

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

shall he not enter

come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

1 "No one who is emasculated or has his male organ cut off shall enter the assembly of the LORD. 2 "No one of illegitimate birth shall enter the assembly of the LORD; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, shall enter the assembly of the LORD. 3 "No Ammonite or Moabite shall enter the assembly of the LORD; none of their descendants, even to the tenth generation, shall ever enter the assembly of the LORD,



Cross References

Zechariah 9:6

And a mongrel race will dwell in Ashdod, And I will cut off the pride of the Philistines.

Isaiah 57:3

"But come here, you sons of a sorceress, Offspring of an adulterer and a prostitute.

John 8:41

"You are doing the deeds of your father " They said to Him, "We were not born of fornication; we have one Father: God."

Hebrews 12:8

But if you are without discipline, of which all have become partakers, then you are illegitimate children and not sons.



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