Parallel Verses

Webster

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

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.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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.

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 firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb: and if thou shalt not redeem him, then shalt thou break his neck. All the first-born of thy sons thou shalt redeem. And none shall appear before me empty. 21 Six days thou shalt work, but on the seventh day thou shalt rest: in time of plowing and in harvest thou shalt rest. 22 And thou shalt observe the feast of weeks, of the first-fruits of wheat-harvest, and the feast of in-gathering at the year's end.


Cross References

Exodus 23:12

Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest: that thy ox and thy ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid, and the stranger, may be refreshed.

Exodus 35:2

Six days shall work be done; but on the seventh day there shall be to you a holy day, a sabbath of rest to the LORD: whoever doth work therein shall be put to death.

Deuteronomy 21:4

And the elders of that city shall bring down the heifer to a rough valley, which is neither tilled nor sown, and shall strike off the heifer's neck there in the valley;

Luke 13:14

And the ruler of the synagogue answered with indignation, because Jesus had healed on the sabbath, and said to the people, There are six days in which men ought to work: in them therefore come and be healed, and not on the sabbath.

Genesis 45:6

For these two years hath the famine been in the land: and yet there are five years, in which there shall neither be tillage nor harvest.

Exodus 20:9-11

Six days shalt thou labor, and do all thy work:

Deuteronomy 5:12-15

Keep the sabbath-day to sanctify it, as the LORD thy God hath commanded thee.

1 Samuel 8:12

And he will appoint him captains over thousands, and captains over fifties; and will set them to till his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and instruments of his chariots.

Isaiah 30:24

The oxen likewise and the young asses that plow the ground shall eat clean provender, which hath been winnowed with the shovel and with the fan.

Luke 23:56

And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested on the sabbath, according to the commandment.

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