Parallel Verses

Amplified

This is My covenant, which you shall keep, between Me and you and your posterity after you: Every male among you shall be circumcised.

New American Standard Bible

"This is My covenant, which you shall keep, between Me and you and your descendants after you: every male among you shall be circumcised.

King James Version

This is my covenant, which ye shall keep, between me and you and thy seed after thee; Every man child among you shall be circumcised.

Holman Bible

This is My covenant, which you are to keep, between Me and you and your offspring after you: Every one of your males must be circumcised.

International Standard Version

Here is my covenant that you are to observe, between me and you and your descendants: Every male among you is to be circumcised.

A Conservative Version

This is my covenant, which ye shall keep, between me and you and thy seed after thee: every male among you shall be circumcised.

American Standard Version

This is my covenant, which ye shall keep, between me and you and thy seed after thee: every male among you shall be circumcised.

Bible in Basic English

And this is the agreement which you are to keep with me, you and your seed after you: every male among you is to undergo circumcision.

Darby Translation

This is my covenant which ye shall keep, between me and you and thy seed after thee that every male among you be circumcised.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

This shall be my covenant, which ye shall keep between me and you and thy seed after thee: Every male among you shall be circumcised.

Julia Smith Translation

This my covenant which ye shall watch between me and beween you, and between thy seed after thee; every male among you to be circumcised.

King James 2000

This is my covenant, which you shall keep, between me and you and your descendants after you; Every male child among you shall be circumcised.

Lexham Expanded Bible

This [is] my covenant which you shall keep, between me and you, and [also] with your offspring after you: Every male among you shall be circumcised.

Modern King James verseion

This is My covenant, which you shall keep, between Me and you and your seed after you. Every male child among you shall be circumcised.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

This is my covenant which ye shall keep between me and you and thy seed after thee: that ye circumcise all your men children.

NET Bible

This is my requirement that you and your descendants after you must keep: Every male among you must be circumcised.

New Heart English Bible

This is my covenant, which you shall keep, between me and you and your seed after you. Every male among you shall be circumcised.

The Emphasized Bible

This, is my covenant which ye shall keep, betwixt me and you, and thy seed after thee, - To circumcise to you every male:

Webster

This is my covenant, which ye shall keep between me and you, and thy seed after thee; Every male-child among you shall be circumcised.

World English Bible

This is my covenant, which you shall keep, between me and you and your seed after you. Every male among you shall be circumcised.

Youngs Literal Translation

this is My covenant which ye keep between Me and you, and thy seed after thee: Every male of you is to be circumcised;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
This is my covenant
בּרית 
B@riyth 
Usage: 284

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

between me and you and thy seed
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

Context Readings

Abram And Circumcision, The Sign Of The Covenant

9 And God said to Abraham, As for you, you shall therefore keep My covenant, you and your descendants after you throughout their generations. 10 This is My covenant, which you shall keep, between Me and you and your posterity after you: Every male among you shall be circumcised. 11 And you shall circumcise the flesh of your foreskin, and it shall be a token or sign of the covenant (the promise or pledge) between Me and you.



Cross References

Acts 7:8

And [God] made with Abraham a covenant (an agreement to be religiously observed) of which circumcision was the seal. And under these circumstances [Abraham] became the father of Isaac and circumcised him on the eighth day; and Isaac [did so] when he became the father of Jacob, and Jacob [when each of his sons was born], the twelve patriarchs.

Genesis 17:11

And you shall circumcise the flesh of your foreskin, and it shall be a token or sign of the covenant (the promise or pledge) between Me and you.

Genesis 34:15

But we do consent to do this: if you will become as we are and every male among you be circumcised,

Exodus 4:25

[Now apparently he had failed to circumcise one of his sons, his wife being opposed to it; but seeing his life in such danger] Zipporah took a flint knife and cut off the foreskin of her son and cast it to touch [Moses'] feet, and said, Surely a husband of blood you are to me!

Exodus 12:48

When a stranger sojourning with you wishes to keep the Passover to the Lord, let all his males be circumcised, and then let him come near and keep it; and he shall be as one that is born in the land. But no uncircumcised person shall eat of it.

Deuteronomy 10:16

So circumcise the foreskin of your [minds and] hearts; be no longer stubborn and hardened.

Deuteronomy 30:6

And the Lord your God will circumcise your hearts and the hearts of your descendants, to love the Lord your God with all your [mind and] heart and with all your being, that you may live.

Joshua 5:2

At that time the Lord said to Joshua, Make knives of flint and circumcise the [new generation of] Israelites as before.

Joshua 5:4

And this is the reason Joshua circumcised them: all the males of the people who came out of Egypt, all the men of war, had died in the wilderness on the way after they came out of Egypt.

Jeremiah 4:4

Circumcise yourselves to the Lord and take away the foreskins of your hearts, you men of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem, lest My wrath go forth like fire [consuming all that gets in its way] and burn so that no one can quench it because of the evil of your doings.

Jeremiah 9:25-26

Behold, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will punish all who though circumcised [outwardly, in the flesh] are still uncircumcised [in corresponding inward purity] -- "

John 7:22

Now Moses established circumcision among you -- "though it did not originate with Moses but with the previous patriarchs -- "and you circumcise a person [even] on the Sabbath day.

Romans 2:28-1

For he is not a [real] Jew who is only one outwardly and publicly, nor is [true] circumcision something external and physical.

Romans 3:25

Whom God put forward [ before the eyes of all] as a mercy seat and propitiation by His blood [the cleansing and life-giving sacrifice of atonement and reconciliation, to be received] through faith. This was to show God's righteousness, because in His divine forbearance He had passed over and ignored former sins without punishment.

Romans 3:28

For we hold that a man is justified and made upright by faith independent of and distinctly apart from good deeds (works of the Law). [The observance of the Law has nothing to do with justification.]

Romans 3:30

Since it is one and the same God Who will justify the circumcised by faith [ which germinated from Abraham] and the uncircumcised through their [newly acquired] faith. [For it is the same trusting faith in both cases, a firmly relying faith in Jesus Christ].

Romans 4:9-11

Is this blessing (happiness) then meant only for the circumcised, or also for the uncircumcised? We say that faith was credited to Abraham as righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:18-19

Was anyone at the time of his summons [from God] already circumcised? Let him not seek to remove the evidence of circumcision. Was anyone at the time [God] called him uncircumcised? Let him not be circumcised.

Galatians 3:28

There is [now no distinction] neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is not male and female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Galatians 5:3-6

I once more protest and testify to every man who receives circumcision that he is under obligation and bound to practice the whole of the Law and its ordinances.

Galatians 6:12

Those who want to make a good impression and a fine show in the flesh would try to compel you to receive circumcision, simply so that they may escape being persecuted for allegiance to the cross of Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

Ephesians 2:11

Therefore, remember that at one time you were Gentiles (heathens) in the flesh, called Uncircumcision by those who called themselves Circumcision, [itself a mere mark] in the flesh made by human hands.

Philippians 3:3

For we [Christians] are the true circumcision, who worship God in spirit and by the Spirit of God and exult and glory and pride ourselves in Jesus Christ, and put no confidence or dependence [on what we are] in the flesh and on outward privileges and physical advantages and external appearances -- "

Colossians 2:11-12

In Him also you were circumcised with a circumcision not made with hands, but in a [spiritual] circumcision [performed by] Christ by stripping off the body of the flesh (the whole corrupt, carnal nature with its passions and lusts).

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