Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

his father and mother must take hold of him and bring him to the elders of his city, to the gate of his hometown.

New American Standard Bible

then his father and mother shall seize him, and bring him out to the elders of his city at the gateway of his hometown.

King James Version

Then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;

International Standard Version

then his parents are to seize him and bring him before the elders at the gate of his city.

A Conservative Version

then his father and his mother shall lay hold on him, and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place.

American Standard Version

then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;

Amplified

Then his father and mother shall take hold of him and bring him out to the elders of his city at the gate of the place where he lives,

Bible in Basic English

Then let his father and mother take him to the responsible men of the town, to the public place;

Darby Translation

then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;

Julia Smith Translation

And his father and his mother laid hold on him and brought him to the old men of his city, and to the gate of his place;

King James 2000

Then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;

Lexham Expanded Bible

then his father and his mother shall take hold of him, and they shall bring him out to the elders of his city and to the gate of his {town},

Modern King James verseion

then his father and his mother shall lay hold on him and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then let his father and his mother take him and bring him out unto the elders of that city and unto the gate of that same place,

NET Bible

his father and mother must seize him and bring him to the elders at the gate of his city.

New Heart English Bible

then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place;

The Emphasized Bible

then shall his father and his mother, lay hold of him, - and bring him forth unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place;

Webster

Then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place;

World English Bible

then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place;

Youngs Literal Translation

then laid hold on him have his father and his mother, and they have brought him out unto the elders of his city, and unto the gate of his place,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
and his mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

תּפשׂ 
Taphas 
Usage: 65

on him, and bring him out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

unto the elders
זקן 
Zaqen 
Usage: 178

of his city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

and unto the gate
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

References

Context Readings

A Rebellious Son

18 “If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who does not obey his father or mother and doesn’t listen to them even after they discipline him, 19 his father and mother must take hold of him and bring him to the elders of his city, to the gate of his hometown. 20 They will say to the elders of his city, ‘This son of ours is stubborn and rebellious; he doesn’t obey us. He’s a glutton and a drunkard.’



Cross References

Deuteronomy 16:18

“Appoint judges and officials for your tribes in all your towns the Lord your God is giving you. They are to judge the people with righteous judgment.

Deuteronomy 21:2

your elders and judges must come out and measure the distance from the victim to the nearby cities.

Deuteronomy 25:7

But if the man doesn’t want to marry his sister-in-law, she must go to the elders at the city gate and say, ‘My brother-in-law refuses to preserve his brother’s name in Israel. He isn’t willing to perform the duty of a brother-in-law for me.’

Zechariah 13:3

If a man still prophesies, his father and his mother who bore him will say to him: You cannot remain alive because you have spoken falsely in the name of Yahweh. When he prophesies, his father and his mother who bore him will pierce him through.

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