Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Because you did not carry it at the first, the Lord our God made an outburst on us, for we did not seek Him according to the ordinance.”

King James Version

For because ye did it not at the first, the LORD our God made a breach upon us, for that we sought him not after the due order.

Holman Bible

For the Lord our God burst out in anger against us because you Levites were not with us the first time, for we didn’t inquire of Him about the proper procedures.”

International Standard Version

Because you didn't carry it from the very first, the LORD our God attacked us, since we didn't care for it appropriately."

A Conservative Version

For because ye did not at the first, LORD our God made a breach upon us, because we did not seek him according to the ordinance.

American Standard Version

For because ye bare it not at the first, Jehovah our God made a breach upon us, for that we sought him not according to the ordinance.

Amplified

Because you did not [carry it as God directed] the first time, the Lord our God made an [angry] outburst against us, for we did not seek Him in accordance with the ordinance.”

Bible in Basic English

For because you did not take it at the first, the Lord our God sent punishment on us, because we did not get directions from him in the right way.

Darby Translation

For because ye did it not at the first, Jehovah our God made a breach upon us, for that we sought him not after the due order.

Julia Smith Translation

For ye not from the first, Jehovah our God broke forth upon us, for we sought him not according to judgment

King James 2000

For because you did it not at the first, the LORD our God broke forth upon us, for we sought him not about the proper order.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Because the first time you did not, [and] Yahweh our God burst out against us, for we did not care for it according to the law."

Modern King James verseion

For because you did not do it at the first, Jehovah our God made a break on us, since we did not seek Him in due order.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For because ye were not there at the first time, the LORD our God made a rent among us, for that we sought him not as the fashion ought to be."

NET Bible

The first time you did not carry it; that is why the Lord God attacked us, because we did not ask him about the proper way to carry it."

New Heart English Bible

For because you did not carry it at first, the LORD our God made an outbreak against us, because we did not seek him according to the ordinance."

The Emphasized Bible

Because, at the first, ye, did not bring it , Yahweh our God brake forth against us, because we sought him not in the appointed way.

Webster

For because ye did it not at the first, the LORD our God made a breach upon us, for that we sought him not after the due order.

World English Bible

For because you didn't carry it at first, Yahweh our God made broke out against us, because we didn't seek him according to the ordinance."

Youngs Literal Translation

because at the first it was not ye, Jehovah our God made a breach upon us, because we sought Him not according to the ordinance.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For because ye did it not at the first
ראשׁן ראשׁון 
Ri'shown 
Usage: 182

the Lord

Usage: 0

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

upon us, for that we sought
דּרשׁ 
Darash 
Usage: 164

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

David's Wives And Children

12 and said to them, “You are the heads of the fathers’ households of the Levites; consecrate yourselves both you and your relatives, that you may bring up the ark of the Lord God of Israel to the place that I have prepared for it. 13 Because you did not carry it at the first, the Lord our God made an outburst on us, for we did not seek Him according to the ordinance.” 14 So the priests and the Levites consecrated themselves to bring up the ark of the Lord God of Israel.


Cross References

2 Samuel 6:3

They placed the ark of God on a new cart that they might bring it from the house of Abinadab which was on the hill; and Uzzah and Ahio, the sons of Abinadab, were leading the new cart.

Numbers 4:15

When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the holy objects and all the furnishings of the sanctuary, when the camp is to set out, after that the sons of Kohath shall come to carry them, so that they will not touch the holy objects and die. These are the things in the tent of meeting which the sons of Kohath are to carry.

Numbers 7:9

But he did not give any to the sons of Kohath because theirs was the service of the holy objects, which they carried on the shoulder.

Deuteronomy 31:9

So Moses wrote this law and gave it to the priests, the sons of Levi who carried the ark of the covenant of the Lord, and to all the elders of Israel.

2 Samuel 6:7-8

And the anger of the Lord burned against Uzzah, and God struck him down there for his irreverence; and he died there by the ark of God.

1 Chronicles 13:7-11

They carried the ark of God on a new cart from the house of Abinadab, and Uzza and Ahio drove the cart.

1 Chronicles 15:2

Then David said, “No one is to carry the ark of God but the Levites; for the Lord chose them to carry the ark of God and to minister to Him forever.”

2 Chronicles 30:17-20

For there were many in the assembly who had not consecrated themselves; therefore, the Levites were over the slaughter of the Passover lambs for everyone who was unclean, in order to consecrate them to the Lord.

Proverbs 28:13

He who conceals his transgressions will not prosper,
But he who confesses and forsakes them will find compassion.

1 Corinthians 11:2

Now I praise you because you remember me in everything and hold firmly to the traditions, just as I delivered them to you.

1 Corinthians 14:40

But all things must be done properly and in an orderly manner.

1 John 1:8-10

If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us.

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