Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

But later on, at the lodging place along the way, the LORD met Moses and was about to kill him.

New American Standard Bible

Now it came about at the lodging place on the way that the LORD met him and sought to put him to death.

King James Version

And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the LORD met him, and sought to kill him.

Holman Bible

On the trip, at an overnight campsite, it happened that the Lord confronted him and sought to put him to death.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass on the way at the lodging-place, that LORD met him, and sought to kill him.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass on the way at the lodging-place, that Jehovah met him, and sought to kill him.

Amplified

Along the way at a [resting-] place, the Lord met [Moses] and sought to kill him [made him acutely and almost fatally ill].

Bible in Basic English

Now on the journey, at the night's resting-place, the Lord came in his way and would have put him to death.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass on the way, in the inn, that Jehovah came upon him, and sought to slay him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the LORD met him and sought to kill him.

Julia Smith Translation

And it shall be in the way in the inn, and Jehovah will meet with him and will seek to kill him.

King James 2000

And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the LORD met him, and sought to kill him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{And} on the way, at the place of overnight lodging, Yahweh encountered him and sought to kill him.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened by the way, in the inn, that Jehovah met him and sought to kill him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And it chanced by the way in the inn, that the LORD met him and would have killed him.

NET Bible

Now on the way, at a place where they stopped for the night, the Lord met Moses and sought to kill him.

New Heart English Bible

It happened on the way at a lodging place, that the LORD met him and wanted to kill him.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, on the way, in the resting-place for the night, that Yahweh fell upon him, and sought to kill him.

Webster

And it came to pass by the way in the inn, that the LORD met him, and sought to kill him.

World English Bible

It happened on the way at a lodging place, that Yahweh met Moses and wanted to kill him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass in the way, in a lodging place, that Jehovah meeteth him, and seeketh to put him to death;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass by the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

in the inn
מלון 
Malown 
Usage: 8

that the Lord

Usage: 0

met
פּגשׁ 
Pagash 
Usage: 14

to kill
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Exodus 4:24

Context Readings

Moses Leaves Midian And Returns To Egypt

23 And I say to you, "Let my son go so he may serve me. If you refuse to let him go, then I will kill your firstborn son.'"'" 24 But later on, at the lodging place along the way, the LORD met Moses and was about to kill him. 25 Zipporah took a flint knife, cut off her son's foreskin, and touched Moses' feet with it, saying while doing so, ""because you are a bridegroom of blood to me."


Cross References

Genesis 17:14

Any uncircumcised male who does not have the foreskin of his flesh circumcised on the eighth day after his birth is to be eliminated from his people because he has broken my covenant."

1 Chronicles 21:16

So the angel of the ORD remained standing near the threshing floor that belonged to Ornan the Jebusite. David looked up and saw the angel of the LORD standing between earth and heaven, with a drawn sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders, clothed in sackcloth, fell on their faces.

Genesis 42:27

Later on, one of them opened up his sack to give his donkey some fodder after they had stopped at the place where they intended to lodge for the night. There, in the mouth of his sack, was all of his money!

Exodus 3:18

"The elders of Israel will listen to you, and then you and they are to go to the king of Egypt and say to him, "The LORD God of the Hebrews has met with us. Now, let us take a three-day journey into the desert to sacrifice to the LORD our God.'

Leviticus 10:3

Moses spoke with Aaron about what the LORD had said: "Among those who are near me, I'll show myself holy so that I'll be glorified before all people." So Aaron remained silent.

Numbers 22:22-23

At this, the anger of the LORD flared up against Balaam, because he was leaving. So the angel of the LORD stood in the way to oppose him. As Balaam was riding his donkey, accompanied by two of his servants,

1 Kings 13:24

Not long after the man of God had left, a lion met him along the road and killed him. His body was left lying in the middle of the road with the donkey standing beside it and with the lion also standing next to the body.

Hosea 13:8

I will confront them like a bear deprived of her cubs; I will tear open their ribs. I will devour them like a lion the wild beasts will rip them apart.

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