Parallel Verses

NET Bible

and you will be to me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.' These are the words that you will speak to the Israelites."

New American Standard Bible

and you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.’ These are the words that you shall speak to the sons of Israel.”

King James Version

And ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and an holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel.

Holman Bible

and you will be My kingdom of priests and My holy nation.’ These are the words that you are to say to the Israelites.”

International Standard Version

but you are to be a kingdom of priests and a holy nation to me.' These are the words you are to declare to the Israelis."

A Conservative Version

and ye shall be to me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. These are the words which thou shall speak to the sons of Israel.

American Standard Version

and ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel.

Amplified

and you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation [set apart for My purpose].’ These are the words that you shall speak to the Israelites.”

Bible in Basic English

And you will be a kingdom of priests to me, and a holy nation. These are the words which you are to say to the children of Israel.

Darby Translation

and ye shall be to me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak to the children of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye shall be to me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation. These the words which thou shalt speak to the sons of Israel.

King James 2000

And you shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. These are the words which you shall speak unto the children of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but you, you will [belong] to me [as] a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.' These are the words that you will speak to the {Israelites}."

Modern King James verseion

And you shall be to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation. These are the words which you shall speak to the sons of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests and a holy people.' These are the words which thou shalt say unto the children of Israel."

New Heart English Bible

and you shall be to me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation.' These are the words which you shall speak to the children of Israel."

The Emphasized Bible

But, ye, shall be mine, As a kingdom of priests, And a holy nation. These, are the words, which thou shalt speak unto the sons of Israel.

Webster

And ye shall be to me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation. These are the words which thou shalt speak to the children of Israel.

World English Bible

and you shall be to me a kingdom of priests, and a holy nation.' These are the words which you shall speak to the children of Israel."

Youngs Literal Translation

and ye -- ye are to Me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation: these are the words which thou dost speak unto the sons of Israel.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And ye shall be unto me a kingdom
ממלכה 
Mamlakah 
Usage: 117

of priests
כּהן 
Kohen 
Usage: 750

and an holy
קדשׁ קדושׁ 
Qadowsh 
Usage: 116

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

Context Readings

Preparation For Receiving The Covenant

5 And now, if you will diligently listen to me and keep my covenant, then you will be my special possession out of all the nations, for all the earth is mine, 6 and you will be to me a kingdom of priests and a holy nation.' These are the words that you will speak to the Israelites." 7 So Moses came and summoned the elders of Israel. He set before them all these words that the Lord had commanded him,


Cross References

Deuteronomy 7:6

For you are a people holy to the Lord your God. He has chosen you to be his people, prized above all others on the face of the earth.

Deuteronomy 26:19

Then he will elevate you above all the nations he has made and you will receive praise, fame, and honor. You will be a people holy to the Lord your God, as he has said.

Isaiah 62:12

They will be called, "The Holy People, the Ones Protected by the Lord." You will be called, "Sought After, City Not Abandoned."

1 Peter 2:5

you yourselves, as living stones, are built up as a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood and to offer spiritual sacrifices that are acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people of his own, so that you may proclaim the virtues of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.

Revelation 1:6

and has appointed us as a kingdom, as priests serving his God and Father -- to him be the glory and the power for ever and ever! Amen.

Revelation 5:10

You have appointed them as a kingdom and priests to serve our God, and they will reign on the earth."

Leviticus 20:26

You must be holy to me because I, the Lord, am holy, and I have set you apart from the other peoples to be mine.

Deuteronomy 28:9

The Lord will designate you as his holy people just as he promised you, if you keep his commandments and obey him.

Revelation 20:6

Blessed and holy is the one who takes part in the first resurrection. The second death has no power over them, but they will be priests of God and of Christ, and they will reign with him for a thousand years.

Leviticus 11:44-45

for I am the Lord your God and you are to sanctify yourselves and be holy because I am holy. You must not defile yourselves by any of the swarming things that creep on the ground,

Leviticus 19:2

"Speak to the whole congregation of the Israelites and tell them, 'You must be holy because I, the Lord your God, am holy.

Leviticus 20:24

So I have said to you: You yourselves will possess their land and I myself will give it to you for a possession, a land flowing with milk and honey. I am the Lord your God who has set you apart from the other peoples.

Leviticus 21:7-8

They must not take a wife defiled by prostitution, nor are they to take a wife divorced from her husband, for the priest is holy to his God.

Leviticus 21:23

but he must not go into the veil-canopy or step forward to the altar because he has a physical flaw. Thus he must not profane my holy places, for I am the Lord who sanctifies them.'"

Deuteronomy 14:21

You may not eat any corpse, though you may give it to the resident foreigner who is living in your villages and he may eat it, or you may sell it to a foreigner. You are a people holy to the Lord your God. Do not boil a young goat in its mother's milk.

Deuteronomy 33:2-4

He said:The Lord came from Sinai and revealed himself to Israel from Seir. He appeared in splendor from Mount Paran, and came forth with ten thousand holy ones. With his right hand he gave a fiery law to them.

Isaiah 61:6

You will be called, 'the Lord's priests, servants of our God.' You will enjoy the wealth of nations and boast about the riches you receive from them.

Romans 12:1

Therefore I exhort you, brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a sacrifice -- alive, holy, and pleasing to God -- which is your reasonable service.

1 Corinthians 3:17

If someone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, which is what you are.

1 Thessalonians 5:27

I call on you solemnly in the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers and sisters.

1 Peter 1:15-16

but, like the Holy One who called you, become holy yourselves in all of your conduct,

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