Parallel Verses

Amplified

Do not turn to idols and things of nought or make for yourselves molten gods. I the Lord am your God.

New American Standard Bible

'Do not turn to idols or make for yourselves molten gods; I am the LORD your God.

King James Version

Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

Holman Bible

Do not turn to idols or make cast images of gods for yourselves; I am Yahweh your God.

International Standard Version

"You are not to turn to their idols or cast gods out of melted metal for yourselves. I am the LORD your God.

A Conservative Version

Turn ye not to idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods. I am LORD your God.

American Standard Version

Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am Jehovah your God.

Bible in Basic English

Do not go after false gods, and do not make metal images of gods for yourselves: I am the Lord your God.

Darby Translation

Ye shall not turn unto idols, and ye shall not make to yourselves molten gods: I am Jehovah your God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Do not return unto idols nor make to yourselves molten gods. I AM your God.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye shall not turn to vain things, and molten gods ye shall not make to yourselves: I am Jehovah your God.

King James 2000

Turn you not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You must not turn to idols, and you must not make for yourselves gods of cast metal; I [am] Yahweh your God.

Modern King James verseion

Do not turn to idols, nor make molten gods to yourselves. I am Jehovah your God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall not turn unto idols nor make you gods of metal: I am the LORD your God.

NET Bible

Do not turn to idols, and you must not make for yourselves gods of cast metal. I am the Lord your God.

New Heart English Bible

"'Do not turn to idols, nor make molten gods for yourselves. I am the LORD your God.

The Emphasized Bible

Do not turn unto things of nought, And, molten gods, shall ye not make to yourselves, - I - Yahweh, am your God.

Webster

Turn ye not to idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

World English Bible

"'Don't turn to idols, nor make molten gods for yourselves. I am Yahweh your God.

Youngs Literal Translation

Ye do not turn unto the idols, and a molten god ye do not make to yourselves; I am Jehovah your God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּנה 
Panah 
Usage: 134

ye not unto idols
אליל 
'eliyl 
Usage: 19

מסּכה 
Maccekah 
Usage: 28

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

I am the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

God

Context Readings

Yahweh Is Holy

3 Each of you shall give due respect to his mother and his father, and keep My Sabbaths holy. I the Lord am your God. 4 Do not turn to idols and things of nought or make for yourselves molten gods. I the Lord am your God. 5 And when you offer a sacrifice of peace offering to the Lord, you shall offer it so that you may be accepted.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:1

You shall make for yourselves no idols nor shall you erect a graven image, pillar, or obelisk, nor shall you place any figured stone in your land to which or on which to bow down; for I am the Lord your God.

Exodus 20:23

You shall not make [gods to share] with Me [My glory and your worship]; gods of silver or gods of gold you shall not make for yourselves.

Exodus 34:17

You shall make for yourselves no molten gods.

Exodus 20:3-5

You shall have no other gods before or besides Me.

Deuteronomy 27:15

Cursed is the man who makes a graven or molten image, an abomination to the Lord, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and sets it up in secret. All the people shall answer, Amen.

1 John 5:21

Little children, keep yourselves from idols (false gods) -- "[from anything and everything that would occupy the place in your heart due to God, from any sort of substitute for Him that would take first place in your life]. Amen (so let it be).

Exodus 32:4

And he received the gold at their hand and fashioned it with a graving tool and made it a molten calf; and they said, These are your gods, O Israel, which brought you up out of the land of Egypt!

Psalm 96:5

For all the gods of the nations are [lifeless] idols, but the Lord made the heavens.

Psalm 115:4-7

The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Haggai 2:18

Consider, I pray you, from this day onward, from the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, even from the day that the foundation of the Lord's temple was [re]laid, consider this:

1 Corinthians 10:14

Therefore, my dearly beloved, shun (keep clear away from, avoid by flight if need be) any sort of idolatry (of loving or venerating anything more than God).

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