Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And if the people of the land do any ways hide their eyes from that man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, that they kill him not,

New American Standard Bible

If the people of the land, however, should ever disregard that man when he gives any of his offspring to Molech, so as not to put him to death,

King James Version

And if the people of the land do any ways hide their eyes from the man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, and kill him not:

Holman Bible

But if the people of the country look the other way when that man gives any of his children to Molech, and do not put him to death,

International Standard Version

If the people avoid dealing with that man when he offers his child to Molech that is, if they fail to execute him

A Conservative Version

And if the people at the land do at all hide their eyes from that man, when he gives of his seed to Molech, and do not put him to death,

American Standard Version

And if the people at the land do at all hide their eyes from that man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, and put him not to death;

Amplified

If the people of the land should ever tolerate that man when he gives any of his children [as a burnt offering] to Molech, and fail to put him to death [as My law requires],

Bible in Basic English

And if the people of the land do not take note of that man when he gives his offspring to Molech, and do not put him to death,

Julia Smith Translation

And if the people of the land, hiding, shall hide their eyes from that man in his giving his seed to Molech, so as not to put him to death;

King James 2000

And if the people of the land do in any way hide their eyes from the man, when he gives of his children unto Molech, and kill him not:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And if the people of the land ever shut their eyes from that man at his giving {some of} his offspring to Molech, not putting him to death,

Modern King James verseion

And if the people of the land in any way hide their eyes from the man when he gives of his seed to Molech, and do not kill him,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And though that the people of the land hide their eyes from that fellow, when he giveth of his seed unto Moloch, so that they kill him not:

NET Bible

If, however, the people of the land shut their eyes to that man when he gives some of his children to Molech so that they do not put him to death,

New Heart English Bible

If the people of the land all hide their eyes from that person, when he gives of his seed to Molech, and do not put him to death;

The Emphasized Bible

But, if the people of the land, do even hide, their eyes from that man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, - so as not to put him to death,

Webster

And if the people of the land do any ways hide their eyes from the man, when he giveth of his seed to Molech, and kill him not;

World English Bible

If the people of the land all hide their eyes from that person, when he gives of his seed to Molech, and don't put him to death;

Youngs Literal Translation

'And if the people of the land really hide their eyes from that man, in his giving of his seed to the Molech, so as not to put him to death,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And if the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

do any ways
עלם 
`alam 
Usage: 28

עלם 
`alam 
Usage: 28

from the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

of his seed
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

מלך 
Molek 
Usage: 9

and kill
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

References

Context Readings

Molech Worship And Spiritism

3 And I will set my face against that man, and will cut him off from among his people; because he hath given of his seed unto Molech, so as to make my sanctuary unclean, and to profane my holy name. 4 And if the people of the land do any ways hide their eyes from that man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, that they kill him not, 5 then I will set my face against that man, and against his family, and will cut him off, and all that go a whoring after him, to commit whoredom with Molech, from among their people.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:2-5

If there be found in thy midst in any of thy gates which Jehovah thy God giveth thee, man or woman, that doeth what is evil in the sight of Jehovah thy God, in transgressing his covenant,

Deuteronomy 13:8

thou shalt not consent unto him, nor hearken unto him; neither shall thine eye spare him, neither shalt thou pity him, neither shalt thou screen him,

Joshua 7:12

And the children of Israel shall not be able to stand before their enemies: they shall turn their backs before their enemies, for they have made themselves accursed. I will no more be with you, except ye destroy the accursed thing from your midst.

1 Samuel 3:13-14

For I have declared to him that I will judge his house for ever, for the iniquity which he hath known: because his sons made themselves vile, and he restrained them not.

1 Kings 20:42

And he said to him, Thus saith Jehovah: Because thou hast let go out of thy hand the man that I had devoted to destruction, thy life shall be for his life, and thy people for his people.

Acts 17:30

God therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, now enjoins men that they shall all everywhere repent,

Revelation 2:14

But I have a few things against thee: that thou hast there those who hold the doctrine of Balaam, who taught Balak to cast a snare before the sons of Israel, to eat of idol sacrifices and commit fornication.

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