Parallel Verses

Amplified

So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which, if a person keeps them, he shall live; I am the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which a man may live if he does them; I am the Lord.

King James Version

Ye shall therefore keep my statutes, and my judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in them: I am the LORD.

Holman Bible

Keep My statutes and ordinances; a person will live if he does them. I am Yahweh.

International Standard Version

Keep my statutes and my ordinances, which a person is to obey in order to live in them. I am the LORD.

A Conservative Version

Ye shall therefore keep my statutes, and my ordinances, which if a man does, he shall live in them. I am LORD.

American Standard Version

Ye shall therefore keep my statutes, and mine ordinances; which if a man do, he shall live in them: I am Jehovah.

Bible in Basic English

So keep my rules and my decisions, which, if a man does them, will be life to him: I am the Lord.

Darby Translation

And ye shall observe my statutes and my judgments, by which the man that doeth them shall live: I am Jehovah.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye watched my laws and my judgments, which a man shall do them, and he lived in them: I am Jehovah.

King James 2000

You shall therefore keep my statutes, and my judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in them: I am the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And you shall observe my statutes and my regulations {by which the person doing them shall live}; I [am] Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

And you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, which if a man does, he shall live in them. I am Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Keep therefore mine ordinances, and my judgments which, if a man do, he shall live thereby: for I am the LORD.

NET Bible

So you must keep my statutes and my regulations; anyone who does so will live by keeping them. I am the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

You shall therefore keep my statutes and my ordinances; which if a man does, he shall live in them: I am the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

Therefore shall ye observe my statutes, and my regulations, Which if the son of earth shall do them, Then shall he live in them, - I, am Yahweh.

Webster

Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my judgments: which if a man doeth, he shall live in them: I am the LORD.

World English Bible

You shall therefore keep my statutes and my ordinances; which if a man does, he shall live in them: I am Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

and ye have kept My statutes and My judgments which man doth and liveth in them; I am Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

חקּה 
Chuqqah 
Usage: 104

and my judgments
משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

if a man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

he shall live
חיי 
Chayay 
Usage: 15

References

Fausets

Law

Hastings

Context Readings

Unlawful Sexual Relations

4 You are to follow My judgments (precepts, ordinances) and keep My statutes and live by them. I am the Lord your God. 5 So you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, by which, if a person keeps them, he shall live; I am the Lord. 6 No one shall approach any blood relative of his to uncover nakedness (have intimate relations). I am the Lord.


Cross References

Ezekiel 20:11

I gave them My statutes and explained My ordinances to them, which, if a man keeps, he will live.

Romans 10:5

For Moses writes that the man who practices the righteousness which is based on law [with all its intricate demands] shall live by it.

Galatians 3:12

But the Law does not rest on or require faith [it has nothing to do with faith], but [instead, the Law] says, “He who practices them [the things prescribed by the Law] shall live by them [instead of faith].”

Luke 10:28

Jesus said to him, “You have answered correctly; do this habitually and you will live.”

Ezekiel 20:13

But the house of Israel rebelled against Me in the wilderness. They did not walk in My statutes and they despised and rejected My ordinances, which, if a man keeps, he will live; and they greatly profaned My Sabbaths. Then I decided to pour out My wrath on them in the wilderness, to annihilate them.

Ezekiel 20:21

Yet the children rebelled against Me; they did not walk in My statutes, nor were they careful to observe My ordinances, which, if a man keeps, he will live; they profaned My Sabbaths. Then I decided to pour out My wrath on them and finish My anger against them in the wilderness.

Exodus 6:2

Then God spoke further to Moses and said to him, “I am the Lord.

Exodus 6:6

Therefore, say to the children of Israel, ‘I am the Lord, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will free you from their bondage. I will redeem and rescue you with an outstretched (vigorous, powerful) arm and with great acts of judgment [against Egypt].

Exodus 6:29

that He said, “I am the Lord; tell Pharaoh king of Egypt everything that I say to you.”

Malachi 3:6

“For I am the Lord, I do not change [but remain faithful to My covenant with you]; that is why you, O sons of Jacob, have not come to an end.

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