Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall not turn unto idols nor make you gods of metal: 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.

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.

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 See that ye fear every man his father and his mother, and that ye keep my Sabbaths, for I am the LORD your God. 4 Ye shall not turn unto idols nor make you gods of metal: I am the LORD your God. 5 "'When ye offer your peace offerings unto the LORD, ye shall offer them that ye may be accepted.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:1

Ye shall make you no idols, nor graven image, neither rear you up any pillar, neither ye shall set up any image of stone in your land to bow yourselves thereto: for I am the LORD your God;

Exodus 20:23

Ye shall not make therefore with me gods of silver nor gods of gold: in no wise shall ye do it.

Exodus 34:17

they make thy sons go a whoring after their gods also. Thou shalt make thee no gods of metal.

Exodus 20:3-5

Thou shalt have none other gods in my sight.

Deuteronomy 27:15

Cursed be he that maketh any carved image or image of metal - an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman - and putteth it in a secret place.' And all the people shall answer and say, 'Amen.'

1 John 5:21

Little children, beware of images. Amen. {Here ends the First General Epistle of John}

Exodus 32:4

And he received them of their hands and fashioned it with a graver and made it a calf of molten metal. And they said, "This is thy God, O Israel, which brought thee out of the land of Egypt."

Psalm 96:5

As for all the gods of the Heathen, they are but Idols, but it is the LORD that made the heavens. {TYNDALE: For all the gods of the heathen are Idols; But the LORD made the heavens.}

Psalm 115:4-7

Their images are but silver and gold, even the work of men's hands.

Haggai 2:18

Consider then from this day forth and afore, namely, from the twenty fourth day of the ninth month, unto the day that the foundation of the LORD's temple was laid: Mark it well,

1 Corinthians 10:14

Wherefore my dear beloved, flee from worshipping of idols.

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