Parallel Verses

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."

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.

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.

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.

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 Moses said to his father-in-law, "Because the people come to me to inquire of God. 16 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." 17 Moses' father-in-law said to him, "The thing that you do is not good.



Cross References

Exodus 24:14

He said to the elders, "Wait here for us, until we come again to you. Behold, Aaron and Hur are with you. Whoever is involved in a dispute can go to them."

Deuteronomy 4:5

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

Deuteronomy 5:1

Moses called to all Israel, and said to them, Hear, Israel, the statutes and the ordinances which I speak in your ears this day, that you may learn them, and observe to do them.

2 Samuel 15:3

Absalom said to him, "Behold, your matters are good and right; but there is no man deputized by the king to hear you."

1 Corinthians 6:1

Dare any of you, having a matter against his neighbor, go to law before the unrighteous, and not before the saints?

Exodus 2:13

He went out the second day, and behold, two men of the Hebrews were fighting with each other. He said to him who did the wrong, "Why do you strike your fellow?"

Exodus 23:7

"Keep far from a false charge, and don't kill the innocent and righteous: for I will not justify the wicked.

Leviticus 24:15

You shall speak to the children of Israel, saying, 'Whoever curses his God shall bear his sin.

Numbers 15:35

Yahweh said to Moses, "The man shall surely be put to death: all the congregation shall stone him with stones outside of the camp."

Numbers 27:6-11

Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

Numbers 36:6-9

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

Deuteronomy 6:1

Now this is the commandment, the statutes, and the ordinances, which Yahweh your God commanded to teach you, that you might do them in the land where you go over to possess it;

Deuteronomy 17:8-12

If there arises a matter too hard for you in judgment, between blood and blood, between plea and plea, and between stroke and stroke, being matters of controversy within your gates; then you shall arise, and go up to the place which Yahweh your God shall choose;

1 Samuel 12:23

Moreover as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against Yahweh in ceasing to pray for you: but I will instruct you in the good and the right way.

Job 31:13

"If I have despised the cause of my male servant or of my female servant, when they contended with me;

Matthew 28:20

teaching them to observe all things that I commanded you. Behold, I am with you always, even to the end of the age." Amen.

Acts 18:14-15

But when Paul was about to open his mouth, Gallio said to the Jews, "If indeed it were a matter of wrong or of wicked crime, you Jews, it would be reasonable that I should bear with you;

1 Thessalonians 4:1-2

Finally then, brothers, we beg and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God, that you abound more and more.

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