Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Six days thou shalt work, and the seventh thou shalt rest: both from earing and reaping.

New American Standard Bible

“You shall work six days, but on the seventh day you shall rest; even during plowing time and harvest you shall rest.

King James Version

Six days thou shalt work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest: in earing time and in harvest thou shalt rest.

Holman Bible

“You are to labor six days but you must rest on the seventh day; you must even rest during plowing and harvesting times.

International Standard Version

"For six days you are to work, but on the seventh day you are to rest; even during plowing time and harvest you are to rest.

A Conservative Version

Six days thou shall work, but on the seventh day thou shall rest; in plowing time and in harvest thou shall rest.

American Standard Version

Six days thou shalt work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest: in plowing time and in harvest thou shalt rest.

Amplified

“You shall work for six days, but on the seventh day you shall rest; [even] in plowing time and in harvest you shall rest [on the Sabbath].

Bible in Basic English

Six days let work be done, but on the seventh day take your rest: at ploughing time and at the grain-cutting you are to have a day for rest.

Darby Translation

Six days shalt thou work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest; in ploughing time and in harvest thou shalt rest.

Julia Smith Translation

Six days thou shalt work, and in the seventh day thou shalt cease: and in ploughing and in harvest thou shalt cease.

King James 2000

Six days you shall work, but on the seventh day you shall rest: in plowing time and in harvest you shall rest.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Six days you will work, and on the seventh day you will rest; in the [time of] plowing and in the [time of] harvest you will rest.

Modern King James verseion

You shall work six days, but on the seventh day you shall rest. In plowing time and in harvest you shall rest.

NET Bible

"On six days you may labor, but on the seventh day you must rest; even at the time of plowing and of harvest you are to rest.

New Heart English Bible

"Six days you shall work, but on the seventh day you shall rest: in plowing time and in harvest you shall rest.

The Emphasized Bible

Six days, shalt thou labour, but on the seventh day, shalt thou rest, - in plowing time and in harvest, shalt thou rest.

Webster

Six days thou shalt work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest: in time of plowing and in harvest thou shalt rest.

World English Bible

"Six days you shall work, but on the seventh day you shall rest: in plowing time and in harvest you shall rest.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Six days thou dost work, and on the seventh day thou dost rest; in ploughing-time and in harvest thou dost rest.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Six
שׁשּׁה שׁשׁ 
Shesh 
Usage: 215

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

thou shalt work
עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

but on the seventh
שׁבעי שׁביעי 
Sh@biy`iy 
Usage: 98

day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

thou shalt rest
שׁבת 
Shabath 
Usage: 71

חרישׁ 
Chariysh 
Usage: 3

and in harvest
קציר 
Qatsiyr 
Usage: 54

References

Context Readings

Covenant Stipulations

20 But the first of the ass thou shalt buy out with a sheep, or if thou redeem him not: see thou break his neck. All the firstborn of thy sons thou must needs redeem. And see that no man appear before me empty. 21 "Six days thou shalt work, and the seventh thou shalt rest: both from earing and reaping. 22 Thou shalt observe the feast of weeks with the first fruits of wheat harvest, and the feast of ingathering at the years' end.


Cross References

Exodus 23:12

Six days thou shalt do thy work and the seventh day thou shalt keep holy day, that thine ox and thine ass may rest and the son of thy maid and the stranger may be refreshed.

Exodus 35:2

Six days ye shall work, but the seventh day shall be unto you the holy Sabbath of the LORD's rest: so that whosoever doth any work therein, shall die.

Deuteronomy 21:4

and let them bring her unto a valley where is neither earing nor sowing, and strike off her head there in the valley.

Luke 13:14

And the ruler of the synagogue answered with indignation, because that Jesus had healed on the Sabbath day, and said unto the people, "There are six days in the week, in which men ought to work, in them come and be healed, and not on the Sabbath day."

Genesis 45:6

For this is the second year of dearth in the land, and five more are behind in which there shall neither be earing nor harvest.

Exodus 20:9-11

Six days mayest thou labour and do all that thou hast to do:

Deuteronomy 5:12-15

'Keep the Sabbath day that thou sanctify it, as the LORD thy God hath commanded thee.

1 Samuel 8:12

and will make him captains of them over thousands and over fifties, and set them to ear his ground, and to gather in his harvest, and to make instruments of war and apparel for his chariots.

Isaiah 30:24

yea, thine oxen and Mules that till the ground, shall eat good fodder which is purged with the fan.

Luke 23:56

And they returned, and prepared odours, and ointments; but rested the Sabbath day, according to the commandment.

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