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Amplified

When your children shall say to you, What do you mean by this service?

New American Standard Bible

"And when your children say to you, 'What does this rite mean to you?'

King James Version

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say unto you, What mean ye by this service?

Holman Bible

When your children ask you, ‘What does this ritual mean to you?’

International Standard Version

And when your children say to you, "What does this ritual mean?'

A Conservative Version

And it shall come to pass, when your sons shall say to you, What do ye mean by this service?

American Standard Version

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say unto you, What mean ye by this service?

Bible in Basic English

And when your children say to you, What is the reason of this act of worship?

Darby Translation

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say to you, What mean ye by this service?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say unto you, What do you mean by this service?

Julia Smith Translation

And it shall be when your sons shall say to you, What this service to you?

King James 2000

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say unto you, What mean you by this service?

Lexham Expanded Bible

{And} when your children say to you, 'What [is] this {religious custom} for you?'

Modern King James verseion

And it will be, when your sons shall say to you, What is this service to you?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when your children ask you, 'What manner of service is this ye do?'

NET Bible

When your children ask you, 'What does this ceremony mean to you?' --

New Heart English Bible

It will happen, when your children ask you, 'What do you mean by this service?'

The Emphasized Bible

and it shall come to pass that your sons shall say unto you, - What is this your service?

Webster

And it shall come to pass, when your children shall say to you, What mean you by this service?

World English Bible

It will happen, when your children ask you, 'What do you mean by this service?'

Youngs Literal Translation

and it hath come to pass when your sons say unto you, What is this service ye have?

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Instructions For The Passover

25 When you come to the land which the Lord will give you, as He has promised, you shall keep this service. 26 When your children shall say to you, What do you mean by this service? 27 You shall say, It is the sacrifice of the Lord's Passover, for He passed over the houses of the Israelites in Egypt when He slew the Egyptians but spared our houses. And the people bowed their heads and worshiped.


Cross References

Exodus 13:14-15

And when, in time to come, your son asks you, What does this mean? You shall say to him, By strength of hand the Lord brought us out from Egypt, from the house of bondage and bondmen.

Deuteronomy 32:7

Remember the days of old; consider the years of many generations. Ask your father and he will show you, your elders, and they will tell you.

Joshua 4:6-7

That this may be a sign among you when your children ask in time to come, What do these stones mean to you?

Joshua 4:21-24

And he said to the Israelites, When your children ask their fathers in time to come, What do these stones mean?

Psalm 78:3-6

Which we have heard and known, and our fathers have told us.

Psalm 145:4

One generation shall laud Your works to another and shall declare Your mighty acts.

Isaiah 38:19

The living, the living -- "they shall thank and praise You, as I do this day; the father shall make known to the children Your faithfulness and Your truth.

Ephesians 6:4

Fathers, do not irritate and provoke your children to anger [do not exasperate them to resentment], but rear them [tenderly] in the training and discipline and the counsel and admonition of the Lord.

Exodus 10:2

And that you may recount in the ears of your son and of your grandson what I have done in derision of the Egyptians and what things I have [repeatedly] done there -- "My signs [of divine power] done among them -- "that you may recognize and know that I am the Lord.

Exodus 13:8-9

You shall explain to your son on that day, This is done because of what the Lord did for me when I came out of Egypt.

Exodus 13:22

The pillar of cloud by day and the pillar of fire by night did not depart from before the people.

Deuteronomy 6:7

You shall whet and sharpen them so as to make them penetrate, and teach and impress them diligently upon the [minds and] hearts of your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down and when you rise up.

Deuteronomy 11:19

And you shall teach them to your children, speaking of them when you sit in your house and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you rise up.

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