Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

Amplified

Do not turn to idols or make for yourselves molten gods (images cast in metal); I am the Lord 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.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye shall not turn to vain things, and molten gods ye shall not make to yourselves: I am Jehovah 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 You shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD your God. 4  Turn you not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God. 5 And if you offer a sacrifice of peace offerings unto the LORD, you shall offer it at your own will.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:1

You shall make no idols nor graven images, neither raise you up a standing image, neither shall you set up any image of stone in your land, to bow down unto it: for I am the LORD your God.

Exodus 20:23

You shall not make to be with me gods of silver, neither shall you make unto you gods of gold.

Exodus 34:17

You shall make you no molten gods.

Exodus 20:3-5

You shall have no other gods before me.

Deuteronomy 27:15

Cursed be the man that makes any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and puts it in a secret place. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.

1 John 5:21

Little children, keep yourselves from idols. Amen.

Exodus 32:4

And he received them from their hand, and fashioned it with an engraving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: and they said, These be your gods, O Israel, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt.

Psalm 96:5

For all the gods of the nations are idols: but the LORD made the heavens.

Psalm 115:4-7

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

Haggai 2:18

Consider now from this day and onward, from the four and twentieth day of the ninth month, even from the day that the foundation of the LORD'S temple was laid, consider it.

1 Corinthians 10:14

Therefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.

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