Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

New American Standard Bible

We also placed ourselves under obligation to contribute yearly one third of a shekel for the service of the house of our God:

King James Version

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

Holman Bible

We will impose the following commands on ourselves:To give an eighth of an ounce of silver yearly for the service of the house of our God:

International Standard Version

We also obligated ourselves to contribute annually a third of a shekel for services relating to the Temple of our God

A Conservative Version

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God,

American Standard Version

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

Amplified

Also we pledge ourselves to pay yearly a third of a shekel for the service expenses of the house of our God [which are]:

Bible in Basic English

And we made rules for ourselves, taxing ourselves a third of a shekel every year for the upkeep of the house of our God;

Darby Translation

And we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God,

Julia Smith Translation

And we set up commands for us to give for us the third of the shekel in the year for the service of the house of our God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"We put on ourselves the commandment upon us to yearly give a third of a shekel for the service of the house of our God:

Modern King James verseion

Also we put commands upon ourselves, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And we decreed a statute upon ourselves, to give yearly the third part of a sicle to the ministration in the house of our God,

NET Bible

We accept responsibility for fulfilling the commands to give one third of a shekel each year for the work of the temple of our God,

New Heart English Bible

Also we made ordinances for ourselves, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

The Emphasized Bible

And we laid on ourselves charges, appointing for ourselves the third of a shekel, yearly, - for the service of the house of our God:

Webster

Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

World English Bible

Also we made ordinances for ourselves, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God;

Youngs Literal Translation

And we have appointed for ourselves commands, to put on ourselves the third of a shekel in a year, for the service of the house of our God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מצוה 
Mitsvah 
Usage: 181

for us, to charge
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

with the third part
שׁלישׁי 
Sh@liyshiy 
Usage: 108

of a shekel
שׁקל 
Sheqel 
Usage: 88

for the service
עבודה עבדה 
`abodah 
Usage: 146

of the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

A Summary Of The Covenant

31 And if the people of the land bring in wares or any grain on the sabbath day to sell, that we would not buy it from them on the sabbath, or on the holy day: and that we would forego the crops of the seventh year, and the exaction of every debt. 32 Also we made ordinances for us, to charge ourselves yearly with the third part of a shekel for the service of the house of our God; 33 For the showbread, and for the continual grain offering, and for the continual burnt offering, of the sabbaths, of the new moons, for the set feasts, and for the holy things, and for the sin offerings to make an atonement for Israel, and for all the work of the house of our God.



Cross References

Exodus 30:11-16

And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying,

Genesis 28:22

And this stone, which I have set for a pillar, shall be God's house: and of all that you shall give me I will surely give the tenth unto you.

Proverbs 3:9

Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the firstfruits of all your increase:

Matthew 17:24-27

And when they came to Capernaum, they that received tribute money came to Peter, and said, Does not your teacher pay tribute?

2 Corinthians 8:12

For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man has, and not according to what he has not.

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