Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant.

New American Standard Bible

Then the king commanded all the people saying, "Celebrate the Passover to the LORD your God as it is written in this book of the covenant."

King James Version

And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant.

Holman Bible

The king commanded all the people, “Keep the Passover of the Lord your God as written in the book of the covenant.”

International Standard Version

After this, the king commanded all of the people, "Celebrate the Passover to the LORD your God, just as it's prescribed in this Book of the Covenant."

A Conservative Version

And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the Passover to LORD your God, as it is written in this book of the covenant.

American Standard Version

And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the passover unto Jehovah your God, as it is written in this book of the covenant.

Amplified

The king commanded all the people, Keep the Passover to the Lord your God, as it is written in this Book of the Covenant.

Bible in Basic English

And the king gave orders to all the people, saying, Keep the Passover to the Lord your God, as it says in this book of the law

Darby Translation

And the king commanded all the people saying, Hold the passover to Jehovah your God, as it is written in this book of the covenant.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the king commanded all the people, saying, Make the passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant.

Julia Smith Translation

And the king will command all the people, saying, Do the passover to Jehovah your God, according to the writing upon the book of this covenant

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the king commanded all of the people, saying, "Keep the Passover to Yahweh your God, as has been written on the scroll of this covenant.

Modern King James verseion

And the king commanded all the people saying, Prepare the Passover to Jehovah your God, as it is written in the Book of the Covenant.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the king commanded all the people, saying, "Keep the feast of passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant."

NET Bible

The king ordered all the people, "Observe the Passover of the Lord your God, as prescribed in this scroll of the covenant."

New Heart English Bible

The king commanded all the people, saying, "Keep the Passover to the LORD your God, as it is written in this book of the covenant."

The Emphasized Bible

Then did the king command all the people, saying, Keep ye a passover unto Yahweh, your God, - such as is written in this book of the covenant.

Webster

And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the passover to the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant.

World English Bible

The king commanded all the people, saying, "Keep the Passover to Yahweh your God, as it is written in this book of the covenant."

Youngs Literal Translation

And the king commandeth the whole of the people, saying, 'Make ye a passover to Jehovah your God, as it is written on this book of the covenant.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

all the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

the passover
פּסח 
Pecach 
Usage: 49

unto the Lord

Usage: 0

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

as it is written
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

in the book
ספרה ספר 
Cepher 
Usage: 186

Context Readings

Passover Renewed

20 And he slew all the priests of the high places that were there upon the altars, and burned men's bones upon them, and returned to Jerusalem. 21 And the king commanded all the people, saying, Keep the passover unto the LORD your God, as it is written in the book of this covenant. 22 Surely there was not held such a passover from the days of the judges that judged Israel, nor in all the days of the kings of Israel, nor of the kings of Judah;


Cross References

Deuteronomy 16:1-8

Observe the month of Abib, and keep the passover unto the LORD your God: for in the month of Abib the LORD your God brought you forth out of Egypt by night.

Exodus 12:3-20

Speak unto all the congregation of Israel, saying, In the tenth day of this month they shall take to them every man a lamb, according to the house of their fathers, a lamb for a house:

Leviticus 23:5-8

In the fourteenth day of the first month at evening is the LORD's passover.

Numbers 9:2-5

Let the children of Israel also keep the passover at its appointed time.

Numbers 28:16-25

And on the fourteenth day of the first month is the passover of the LORD.

2 Chronicles 35:1-19

Moreover Josiah kept a passover unto the LORD in Jerusalem: and they killed the passover on the fourteenth day of the first month.

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