Deuteronomy 16:12 "You shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and you shall be careful to observe these statutes.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"You shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and you shall be careful to observe these statutes.

King James Version

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt: and thou shalt observe and do these statutes.

Holman Bible

Remember that you were slaves in Egypt; carefully follow these statutes.

International Standard Version

Remember that you were slaves in Egypt, so keep and observe these statutes."

A Conservative Version

and thou shall remember that thou were a bondman in Egypt. And thou shall observe and do these statutes.

American Standard Version

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt: and thou shalt observe and do these statutes.

Amplified

And you shall [earnestly] remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and you shall be watchful and obey these statutes.

Bible in Basic English

And you will keep in mind that you were a servant in the land of Egypt: and you will take care to keep all these laws.

Darby Translation

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt, and thou shalt keep and do these statutes.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a slave in Egypt; therefore thou shalt keep and do these statutes.

Julia Smith Translation

And remember that thou wert a servant in Egypt: and watch thou and do these laws.

King James 2000

And you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt: and you shall observe and do these statutes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and [so] {you shall diligently observe} these rules.

Modern King James verseion

And you shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt. And you shall be careful to do these statutes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And remember that thou was a servant in Egypt, that thou observe and do these ordinances.

NET Bible

Furthermore, remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and so be careful to observe these statutes.

New Heart English Bible

You shall remember that you were a bondservant in Egypt: and you shall observe and do these statutes.

The Emphasized Bible

So shalt thou remember that a servant, thou wast in Egypt, - and shalt observe and do these statutes.

Webster

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bond-man in Egypt: and thou shalt observe and do these statutes.

World English Bible

You shall remember that you were a bondservant in Egypt: and you shall observe and do these statutes.

Youngs Literal Translation

and thou hast remembered that a servant thou hast been in Egypt, and hast observed and done these statutes.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
that thou wast a bondman
עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

in Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

and thou shalt observe
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

and do

Usage: 0

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

11 and you shall rejoice before the LORD your God, you and your son and your daughter and your male and female servants and the Levite who is in your town, and the stranger and the orphan and the widow who are in your midst, in the place where the LORD your God chooses to establish His name. 12 "You shall remember that you were a slave in Egypt, and you shall be careful to observe these statutes. 13 "You shall celebrate the Feast of Booths seven days after you have gathered in from your threshing floor and your wine vat;



Cross References

Deuteronomy 15:15

"You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and the LORD your God redeemed you; therefore I command you this today.

Deuteronomy 16:15

"Seven days you shall celebrate a feast to the LORD your God in the place which the LORD chooses, because the LORD your God will bless you in all your produce and in all the work of your hands, so that you will be altogether joyful.

Lamentations 3:19-20

Remember my affliction and my wandering, the wormwood and bitterness.

Romans 6:17-18

But thanks be to God that though you were slaves of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching to which you were committed,

Ephesians 2:1-3

And you were dead in your trespasses and sins,

Ephesians 2:11

Therefore remember that formerly you, the Gentiles in the flesh, who are called "Uncircumcision" by the so-called "Circumcision," which is performed in the flesh by human hands--



Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain