Deuteronomy 6:16 You shall not test the LORD your God, as you tested him in Massah.


Parallel Verses

King James 2000

You shall not test the LORD your God, as you tested him in Massah.

New American Standard Bible

"You shall not put the LORD your God to the test, as you tested Him at Massah.

King James Version

Ye shall not tempt the LORD your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.

Holman Bible

Do not test the Lord your God as you tested [Him] at Massah.

International Standard Version

"Don't test the LORD your God like you did in Massah.

A Conservative Version

Ye shall not challenge LORD your God, as ye challenged him in Massah.

American Standard Version

Ye shall not tempt Jehovah your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.

Amplified

You shall not tempt and try the Lord your God as you tempted and tried Him in Massah.

Bible in Basic English

Do not put the Lord your God to the test as you did in Massah.

Darby Translation

Ye shall not tempt Jehovah your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Ye shall not tempt the LORD your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye shall not try Jehovah your God, as ye tempted in Massah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You shall not put Yahweh your God to [the] test, as you tested [him] at Massah.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not tempt Jehovah your God as you tempted in Massah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall not tempt the LORD your God as ye did at Massah.

NET Bible

You must not put the Lord your God to the test as you did at Massah.

New Heart English Bible

You shall not tempt the LORD your God, as you tempted him in Massah.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye shall not put Yahweh your God to the proof, - as ye put him to the proof in Massah that is, "The place of proving" .

Webster

Ye shall not tempt the LORD your God, as ye tempted him in Massah.

World English Bible

You shall not tempt Yahweh your God, as you tempted him in Massah.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Ye do not try Jehovah your God as ye tried in Massah;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Ye shall not tempt
נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

the Lord

Usage: 0

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

as ye tempted
נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations

15 (For the LORD your God is a jealous God among you) lest the anger of the LORD your God be kindled against you, and destroy you from off the face of the earth. 16 You shall not test the LORD your God, as you tested him in Massah. 17 You shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he has commanded you.



Cross References

Matthew 4:7

Jesus said unto him, It is written again, You shall not test the Lord your God.

Luke 4:12

And Jesus answering said unto him, It is said, You shall not test the Lord your God.

Exodus 17:7

And he called the name of the place Massah, and Meribah, because of the striving of the children of Israel, and because they tempted the LORD, saying, Is the LORD among us, or not?

Exodus 17:2

Therefore the people did strive with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why do you strive with me? why do you test the LORD?

1 Corinthians 10:9

Neither let us test Christ, as some of them also tested him, and were destroyed by serpents.

Hebrews 3:8-9

Harden not your hearts, as in the rebellion, in the day of testing in the wilderness:

Numbers 20:3-4

And the people contended with Moses, and spoke, saying, Would God that we had died when our brethren died before the LORD!

Numbers 20:13

This is the water of Meribah, because the children of Israel strove with the LORD, and he was sanctified among them.

Numbers 21:4-5

And they journeyed from mount Hor by the way to the Sea of Reeds, to go around the land of Edom: and the soul of the people was greatly discouraged because of the way.

Psalm 95:8-9

Harden not your heart, as in the provocation, and as in the day of trials in the wilderness:



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