Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But put him to death without question; let your hand be the first stretched out against him to put him to death, and then the hands of all the people.

New American Standard Bible

But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

King James Version

But thou shalt surely kill him; thine hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Holman Bible

Instead, you must kill him. Your hand is to be the first against him to put him to death, and then the hands of all the people.

International Standard Version

But you must surely execute him. You must be the first to put him to death with your own hand, and then the hands of the whole community.

A Conservative Version

but thou shall surely kill him. Thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

American Standard Version

but thou shalt surely kill him; thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Amplified

Instead, you shall most certainly execute him; your hand shall be first [to be raised] against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Darby Translation

but thou shalt in any case kill him: thy hand shall be the first against him to put him to death, and afterwards the hands of all the people;

Julia Smith Translation

But killing, thou shalt kill him; thy hand shall be upon him for the first to put him to death, and the hand of all the people at last.

King James 2000

But you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you shall certainly kill him; your hand shall be first against him to kill him and next the hand of all [of] the people.

Modern King James verseion

But you shall surely kill him. Your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thine hand shall be first upon him to kill him; and then the hands of all the people.

NET Bible

Instead, you must kill him without fail! Your own hand must be the first to strike him, and then the hands of the whole community.

New Heart English Bible

but you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

The Emphasized Bible

but thou shalt slay, him, thine own hand, shall be on him first, to put him to death, - and the hand of all the people afterwards.

Webster

But thou shalt surely kill him; thy hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

World English Bible

but you shall surely kill him; your hand shall be first on him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

'But thou dost surely kill him; thy hand is on him, in the first place, to put him to death, and the hand of all the people last;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

ראשׁן ראשׁון 
Ri'shown 
Usage: 182

upon him to put him to death
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

אחרן אחרין 
'acharown 
Usage: 50

the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

References

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

8 Do not be guided by him or give attention to him; have no pity on him or mercy, and give him no cover; 9 But put him to death without question; let your hand be the first stretched out against him to put him to death, and then the hands of all the people. 10 Let him be stoned with stones till he is dead; because it was his purpose to make you false to the Lord your God, who took you out of the land of Egypt, out of the prison-house.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:2-7

If there is any man or woman among you, in any of the towns which the Lord your God gives you, who does evil in the eyes of the Lord your God, sinning against his agreement,

Matthew 10:37

He who has more love for his father or mother than for me is not good enough for me; he who has more love for son or daughter than for me is not good enough for me.

Luke 14:26

And turning round, he said to them, If any man comes to me, and has not hate for his father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, and even for his life, he may not be my disciple.

John 8:7

But when they went on with their questions, he got up and said to them, Let him among you who is without sin be the first to send a stone at her.

Acts 7:58

Driving him out of the town and stoning him: and the witnesses put their clothing at the feet of a young man named Saul.

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