Parallel Verses

King James 2000

When they have a matter, they come unto me; and I judge between one and another, and I do make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

New American Standard Bible

When they have a dispute, it comes to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor and make known the statutes of God and His laws.”

King James Version

When they have a matter, they come unto me; and I judge between one and another, and I do make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

Holman Bible

Whenever they have a dispute, it comes to me, and I make a decision between one man and another. I teach them God’s statutes and laws.”

International Standard Version

When they have a dispute, it comes to me and I decide between a person and his neighbor, and make known the statutes of God and his instructions."

A Conservative Version

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor. And I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

American Standard Version

when they have a matter, they come unto me; and I judge between a man and his neighbor, and I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

Amplified

When they have a dispute they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor and I make known the statutes of God and His laws.”

Bible in Basic English

And if they have any question between themselves, they come to me, and I am judge between a man and his neighbour, and I give them the orders and laws of God.

Darby Translation

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between one and another; and I make known to them the statutes of God, and his laws.

Julia Smith Translation

For when the word will be to them, they came to me, and I judged between a man and between his friend, and I made known the laws Of God and his precepts.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When {they have an issue}, it comes to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor, and I make known God's rule and his instructions."

Modern King James verseion

When they have a matter, they come to me. And I judge between one and another, and I make known the statutes of God and His Laws.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For when they have a matter, they come unto me, and I must judge between every man and his neighbor, and must show them the ordinances of God and his laws."

NET Bible

When they have a dispute, it comes to me and I decide between a man and his neighbor, and I make known the decrees of God and his laws."

New Heart English Bible

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor, and I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws."

The Emphasized Bible

When they have a matter, they come in unto me, then do I judge between a man and his neighbour, - and make known the statutes of God and his laws.

Webster

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between one and another, and I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

World English Bible

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor, and I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws."

Youngs Literal Translation

when they have a matter, it hath come unto me, and I have judged between a man and his neighbour, and made known the statutes of God, and His laws.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438


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

unto me and I judge
שׁפט 
Shaphat 
Usage: 203

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

and another
ריע רע 
Rea` 
Usage: 187

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

References

Context Readings

Jethro's Visit

15 And Moses said unto his father-in-law, Because the people come unto me to inquire of God: 16 When they have a matter, they come unto me; and I judge between one and another, and I do make them know the statutes of God, and his laws. 17 And Moses' father-in-law said unto him, The thing that you do is not good.



Cross References

Exodus 24:14

And he said unto the elders, Tarry you here for us, until we come again unto you: and, behold, Aaron and Hur are with you: if any man has any matters to judge, let him come unto them.

Deuteronomy 4:5

Behold, I have taught you statutes and judgments, even as the LORD my God commanded me, that you should do so in the land where you go to possess it.

Deuteronomy 5:1

And Moses called all Israel, and said unto them, Hear, O Israel, the statutes and judgments which I speak in your ears this day, that you may learn them, and keep, and do them.

2 Samuel 15:3

And Absalom said unto him, See, your matters are good and right; but there is no man appointed of the king to hear you.

1 Corinthians 6:1

Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints?

Exodus 2:13

And when he went out the second day, behold, two men of the Hebrews strove together: and he said to him that did the wrong, Why strike you your fellow?

Exodus 23:7

Keep far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay you not: for I will not justify the wicked.

Leviticus 24:15

And you shall speak unto the children of Israel, saying, Whosoever curses his God shall bear his sin.

Numbers 15:35

And the LORD said unto Moses, The man shall be surely put to death: all the congregation shall stone him with stones outside the camp.

Numbers 27:6-11

And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying,

Numbers 36:6-9

This is the thing which the LORD does command concerning the daughters of Zelophehad, saying, Let them marry to whom they think best; only to the family of the tribe of their father shall they marry.

Deuteronomy 6:1

Now these are the commandments, the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD your God commanded to teach you, that you might do them in the land where you go to possess it:

Deuteronomy 17:8-12

If there arise a matter too hard for you in judgment, between bloodsheds, between legal rights, and between assaults, being matters of controversy within your gates: then shall you arise, and get you up into the place which the LORD your God shall choose;

1 Samuel 12:23

Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:

Job 31:13

If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maidservant, when they contended with me;

Matthew 28:20

Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen.

Acts 18:14-15

And when Paul was now about to open his mouth, Gallio said unto the Jews, If it were a matter of wrong or wicked crime, O you Jews, reason would that I should bear with you:

1 Thessalonians 4:1-2

Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort you by the Lord Jesus, that as you have received of us how you ought to walk and to please God, so you would abound more and more.

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