Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Because God did not punish the Israeli leaders, they looked at God, yet lived to eat and drink.

New American Standard Bible

Yet He did not stretch out His hand against the nobles of the sons of Israel; and they saw God, and they ate and drank.

King James Version

And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw God, and did eat and drink.

Holman Bible

God did not harm the Israelite nobles; they saw Him, and they ate and drank.

A Conservative Version

And he laid not his hand upon the nobles of the sons of Israel. And they beheld God, and ate and drank.

American Standard Version

And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: and they beheld God, and did eat and drink.

Amplified

And upon the nobles of the Israelites He laid not His hand [to conceal Himself from them, to rebuke their daring, or to harm them]; but they saw [the manifestation of the presence of] God, and ate and drank.

Bible in Basic English

And he put not his hand on the chiefs of the children of Israel: they saw God, and took food and drink.

Darby Translation

And on the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: they saw God, and ate and drank.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But he did not lay his hand upon the princes of the sons of Israel, and they saw God and ate and drank.

Julia Smith Translation

And to the sides of the sons of Israel he stretched not forth his hand: and they will see God, and eat and drink.

King James 2000

And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw God, and did eat and drink.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And toward the leaders of the {Israelites} he did not stretch out his hand, and they beheld God, and they ate, and they drank.

Modern King James verseion

And upon the nobles of the sons of Israel He did not lay his hands. Also they saw God, and ate and drank.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and upon the nobles of the children of Israel he set not his hand. And when they had seen God they ate and drank.

NET Bible

But he did not lay a hand on the leaders of the Israelites, so they saw God, and they ate and they drank.

New Heart English Bible

He did not lay his hand on the nobles of the children of Israel. They saw God, and ate and drank.

The Emphasized Bible

against the nobles of the sons of Israel, put he not forth his hand, - so then they had vision of God, and did eat and drink,

Webster

And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw God, and ate and drank.

World English Bible

He didn't lay his hand on the nobles of the children of Israel. They saw God, and ate and drank.

Youngs Literal Translation

and unto those of the sons of Israel who are near He hath not put forth His hand, and they see God, and eat and drink.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אציל 
'atsiyl 
Usage: 2

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

he laid
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

not his hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

חזה 
Chazah 
Usage: 54

God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

and did eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

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Watsons

Context Readings

The Covenant Ceremony

10 and saw the God of Israel. Under his feet was something like a pavement made of sapphire, as clear as the sky. 11 Because God did not punish the Israeli leaders, they looked at God, yet lived to eat and drink. 12 Then the LORD told Moses, "Go up to me on the mountain and stay there. I'll give you stone tablets with the instruction and law that I've written to teach the people."


Cross References

Genesis 16:13

So she called the name of the LORD who spoke to her, "You are "God who sees,' because I have truly seen the one who looks after me."

Genesis 31:54

So Jacob made an oath by his father's Fear, offered sacrifices there on the mountain, and called on his relatives to eat some food. So they ate the food and spent the night on the mountain.

Exodus 18:12

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and sacrifices for God, and Aaron and all the elders of Israel came to dine with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.

Exodus 19:21

The LORD told Moses, "Go down and warn the people so they don't break through to look at the LORD, and many of them perish.

Genesis 18:18

"since Abraham's descendants will become a great and powerful nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him?

Genesis 32:24-32

And so Jacob was left alone, and he struggled with a man until daybreak.

Exodus 24:1

The LORD told Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and 70 of the elders of Israel, and worship at a distance.

Exodus 24:9-10

Then Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and 70 of the elders of Israel went up

Exodus 33:20-23

But," he said, "You cannot see my face, because a man cannot see me and live."

Numbers 21:18

It's the well that the leaders dug, the one carved out by the nobles of the people with their scepters and staffs.

Deuteronomy 4:33

Has any people heard the voice of God speaking from the middle of a fire just as you did, and survived it?

Deuteronomy 12:7

Then you and your household will eat in the presence of the LORD your God and rejoice with all the works of your hand with which he blessed you.

Judges 5:13

Then the survivors approached the nobles; the people of the LORD approached me in battle array.

Judges 13:22

Then Manoah told his wife, "We're going to die for sure, because we've seen God!"

1 Kings 21:8

So she wrote some memos in Ahab's name, set his personal seal to them, and sent them to the elders and nobles who lived with Naboth in his city.

2 Chronicles 23:20

He also took the captains of hundreds, the nobles, the people's governors, and all the people of the land, and they all marched with the king from the LORD's Temple through the upper gate to the royal palace, where they installed the king on his royal throne.

Nehemiah 2:16

The local officials did not know where I had gone or what I had done I informed neither the Judeans, nor the priests, nor the nobles, nor the officials, nor any of the rest who would be doing the work.

Ecclesiastes 9:7

Go ahead and enjoy your meals as you eat. Drink your wine with a joyful attitude, because God already has approved your actions.

Jeremiah 14:3

Their nobles send their young people for water. They go to the cisterns, but they find no water. They return with their vessels empty. They're disappointed and dismayed, and they cover their heads in shame.

Luke 15:23-24

Bring the fattened calf and kill it, and let's eat and celebrate!

1 Corinthians 10:16-18

The cup of blessing that we bless is our fellowship in the blood of the Messiah, isn't it? The bread that we break is our fellowship in the body of the Messiah, isn't it?

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