Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, Thou shalt not draw near hither; draw off thy shoes from thy feet, for the place which thou standest upon it, this is holy land.

New American Standard Bible

Then He said, “Do not come near here; remove your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground.”

King James Version

And he said, Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.

Holman Bible

“Do not come closer,” He said. “Remove the sandals from your feet, for the place where you are standing is holy ground.”

International Standard Version

"Do not come any closer," God said. "Remove your sandals from your feet, because the place where you are standing is holy ground."

A Conservative Version

And he said, Do not draw near here. Put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place on which thou stand is holy ground.

American Standard Version

And he said, Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.

Amplified

Then God said, “Do not come near; take your sandals off your feet [out of respect], because the place on which you are standing is holy ground.”

Bible in Basic English

And he said, Do not come near: take off your shoes from your feet, for the place where you are is holy.

Darby Translation

And he said, Draw not nigh hither: loose thy sandals from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.

King James 2000

And he said, Draw not near here: put off your shoes from your feet, for the place on which you stand is holy ground.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said, "You must not come near to here. Take off your sandals from on your feet, because the place on which you [are] standing, it [is] holy ground."

Modern King James verseion

And He said, Do not come near here. Pull off your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you stand is holy ground.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said, "Come not hither, but put thy shoes off thy feet: for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground."

NET Bible

God said, "Do not approach any closer! Take your sandals off your feet, for the place where you are standing is holy ground."

New Heart English Bible

He said, "Do not come close. Take your sandals off of your feet, for the place you are standing on is holy ground."

The Emphasized Bible

And he said - Do not draw nigh hither, - put off thy sandals from thy feet, for, the place whereon thou art standing is holy ground.

Webster

And he said, Approach not hither: put off thy shoes from thy feet, for the place on which thou standest is holy ground.

World English Bible

He said, "Don't come close. Take your sandals off of your feet, for the place you are standing on is holy ground."

Youngs Literal Translation

And He saith, 'Come not near hither: cast thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place on which thou art standing is holy ground.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Draw not nigh
קרב 
Qarab 
Usage: 280

הלם 
Halom 
Usage: 11

נשׁל 
Nashal 
Usage: 7

נעלה נעל 
Na`al 
Usage: 22

רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

for the place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

is holy
קדשׁ 
Qodesh 
Usage: 470

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Exodus 3:5

References

Prayers for Exodus 3:5

Context Readings

Yahweh's Plan To Rescue The Israelites

4 And Jehovah will see that he turned aside to see, and God will call to him from the midst of the bramble, and he will say, Moses, Moses! And he will say, Behold me. 5 And he will say, Thou shalt not draw near hither; draw off thy shoes from thy feet, for the place which thou standest upon it, this is holy land. 6 And he will say, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaak and the God of Jacob. And Moses will hide his face, for he will be afraid to look to God.


Cross References

Joshua 5:15

And the captain of Jehovah's host will say to Joshua, Put off thy shoe from thy foot, for the place which thou standest upon it, it is holy: and Joshua will do so.

Acts 7:33

And the Lord said to him, Loose the shoes of thy feet: for the place in which thou standest is holy land.

Exodus 19:12

And set bounds to the people round about, saying, Watch for yourselves to go up into the mount, and to touch upon its extremity: every one touching upon the mount, dying, shall die.

Ecclesiastes 5:1

Watch thy feet when thou shalt go to the house of God, and draw near to hear, rather than give the sacrifice of the foolish, for they not knowing the doing of evil.

Genesis 28:16-17

And Jacob will awake from his sleep, and he will say, surely there is Jehovah in this place and I knew not

Exodus 19:21

And Jehovah will say to Moses, Go down: protest to the people lest they shall break in to Jehovah to see, and a multitude fall from them.

Leviticus 10:3

And Moses will say to Aaron, This which Jehovah spake, saying, In drawing near me I will be consecrated, and before all the people I will be honored. And Aaron will be silent

Hebrews 12:20

(For they did not bear that being assigned, And if a beast should touch the mountain, it shall be stoned, or shall be pierced with a missile weapon:

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