Parallel Verses

King James Version

Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint out for you cities of refuge, whereof I spake unto you by the hand of Moses:

New American Standard Bible

“Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, ‘Designate the cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you through Moses,

Holman Bible

“Tell the Israelites: Select your cities of refuge, as I instructed you through Moses,

International Standard Version

"Tell the people of Israel to set apart cities of refuge about which I spoke to you through Moses,

A Conservative Version

Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, Assign for you the cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you by Moses,

American Standard Version

Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Assign you the cities of refuge, whereof I spake unto you by Moses,

Amplified

“Speak to the Israelites, saying, ‘Designate the cities of refuge (asylum), of which I spoke to you through Moses,

Bible in Basic English

Say to the children of Israel, Let certain towns be marked out as safe places, as I said to you by the mouth of Moses,

Darby Translation

Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint for yourselves the cities of refuge, whereof I spoke unto you through Moses,

Julia Smith Translation

Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, Ye shall give to yourselves cities of refuge which I spake to you by the hand of Moses:

King James 2000

Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint for yourselves cities of refuge, of which I spoke unto you by the hand of Moses:

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Speak to the {Israelites}, saying, 'Appoint for yourselves cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you through the hand of Moses.

Modern King James verseion

Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, Appoint cities of refuge for you, as I have spoken to you by the hand of Moses;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Come with the children of Israel and say, 'Appoint out free cities, of which I spake unto you by Moses,

NET Bible

"Have the Israelites select the cities of refuge that I told you about through Moses.

New Heart English Bible

"Speak to the children of Israel, saying, 'Assign the cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you by Moses,

The Emphasized Bible

Speak unto the sons of Israel, saying, - Set out for you the cities of refuge, whereof I spake unto you, by the hand of Moses:

Webster

Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint for you cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you by the hand of Moses:

World English Bible

"Speak to the children of Israel, saying, 'Assign the cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you by Moses,

Youngs Literal Translation

'Speak unto the sons of Israel, saying, Give for you cities of refuge, as I have spoken unto you by the hand of Moses,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

of refuge
מקלט 
Miqlat 
Usage: 20

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

unto you by the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

Context Readings

Cities Of Refuge Are Established

1 The LORD also spake unto Joshua, saying, 2 Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint out for you cities of refuge, whereof I spake unto you by the hand of Moses: 3 That the slayer that killeth any person unawares and unwittingly may flee thither: and they shall be your refuge from the avenger of blood.


Cross References

Numbers 35:6

And among the cities which ye shall give unto the Levites there shall be six cities for refuge, which ye shall appoint for the manslayer, that he may flee thither: and to them ye shall add forty and two cities.

Deuteronomy 4:41-43

Then Moses severed three cities on this side Jordan toward the sunrising;

Numbers 35:11-24

Then ye shall appoint you cities to be cities of refuge for you; that the slayer may flee thither, which killeth any person at unawares.

Deuteronomy 19:2-13

Thou shalt separate three cities for thee in the midst of thy land, which the LORD thy God giveth thee to possess it.

Exodus 21:13-14

And if a man lie not in wait, but God deliver him into his hand; then I will appoint thee a place whither he shall flee.

Romans 8:1

There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

Romans 8:33-34

Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God's elect? It is God that justifieth.

Hebrews 6:18-19

That by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon the hope set before us:

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