Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Furthermore, no one born due to an illicit sexual relationship may participate in the assembly of the LORD, including his descendants to the tenth generation.

New American Standard Bible

"No one of illegitimate birth shall enter the assembly of the LORD; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, shall enter the assembly of the LORD.

King James Version

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

Holman Bible

No one of illegitimate birth may enter the Lord’s assembly; none of his descendants, even to the tenth generation, may enter the Lord’s assembly.

A Conservative Version

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of LORD, even to the tenth generation none of his shall enter into the assembly of LORD.

American Standard Version

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of Jehovah; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of Jehovah.

Amplified

A person begotten out of wedlock shall not enter into the assembly of the Lord; even to his tenth generation shall his descendants not enter into the congregation of the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

One whose father and mother are not married may not come into the meeting of the Lord's people, or any of his family to the tenth generation.

Darby Translation

A bastard shall not come into the congregation of Jehovah; even his tenth generation shall not come into the congregation of Jehovah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

Julia Smith Translation

The corrupted shall not come in to the gathering of Jehovah; also the tenth generation to him shall not come into the gathering of Jehovah.

King James 2000

A man of illegitimate birth shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

An illegitimate child may not come into the assembly of Yahweh; even [to] the tenth generation none {of his descendants} may come into the assembly of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of Jehovah. Even to his tenth generation he shall not enter into the congregation of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he that is a whore's child shall not come in the congregation of the LORD; no, in the tenth generation he shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

NET Bible

A person of illegitimate birth may not enter the assembly of the Lord; to the tenth generation no one related to him may do so.

New Heart English Bible

No one of illegitimate birth shall enter into the assembly of the LORD; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the convocation of Yahweh, - even to the tenth generation, shall none of his enter into the convocation of Yahweh.

Webster

A bastard shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to his tenth generation shall he not enter into the congregation of the LORD.

World English Bible

A bastard shall not enter into the assembly of Yahweh; even to the tenth generation shall none of his enter into the assembly of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

a bastard doth not enter into the assembly of Jehovah; even a tenth generation of him doth not enter into the assembly of Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ממזר 
Mamzer 
Usage: 2

shall not enter

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

קהל 
Qahal 
קהל 
Qahal 
Usage: 123
Usage: 123

of the Lord

Usage: 0

עשׂירי 
`asiyriy 
Usage: 29

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

shall he not enter

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

1 "No man whose testicles have been crushed or whose penis has been cut off may participate in the assembly of the LORD. 2 Furthermore, no one born due to an illicit sexual relationship may participate in the assembly of the LORD, including his descendants to the tenth generation. 3 No Ammonite or Moabite may participate in the assembly of the LORD, and none of their descendants shall be admitted to the assembly of the LORD, to the tenth generation,



Cross References

Zechariah 9:6

A strange people will inhabit Ashdod, and I will eliminate the arrogance of Philistia.

Isaiah 57:3

"But as for you, come here, you children of a sorceress, you offspring of adulterers and prostitutes!

John 8:41

You are doing your father's actions." They told him, "We're not illegitimate children. We have one Father, God himself."

Hebrews 12:8

Now if you are without any discipline, in which all sons share, then you are illegitimate and not God's sons.

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