Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

but they shall not go in to see the sanctuary even for a moment, lest they die.

New American Standard Bible

but they shall not go in to see the holy objects even for a moment, or they will die.”

King James Version

But they shall not go in to see when the holy things are covered, lest they die.

Holman Bible

The Kohathites are not to go in and look at the holy objects, even for a moment, or they will die.”

International Standard Version

But they are not to go in to see the sanctuary as it is being covered, so they won't die."

American Standard Version

but they shall not go in to see the sanctuary even for a moment, lest they die.

Amplified

But the Kohathites shall not go in to see the holy things, even for an instant, or they will die.”

Bible in Basic English

But they themselves are not to go in to see the holy place, even for a minute, for fear of death.

Darby Translation

but they shall not go in and see for a moment the holy things, lest they die.

Julia Smith Translation

And they shall not go in to see for a moment's time the holy place, and die.

King James 2000

But they shall not go in to see when the holy things are covered, lest they die.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But they must not go and look {for a moment} at the holy objects."

Modern King James verseion

But they shall not go in to watch when the holy things are covered, lest they die.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But let them not go in to see when they cover the sanctuary, lest they die."

NET Bible

But the Kohathites are not to go in to watch while the holy things are being covered, or they will die."

New Heart English Bible

but they shall not go in to see the sanctuary even for a moment, lest they die."

The Emphasized Bible

but they shall not enter to see, for a moment, that which is holy, else should they die.

Webster

But they shall not go in to see when the holy things are covered, lest they die.

World English Bible

but they shall not go in to see the sanctuary even for a moment, lest they die."

Youngs Literal Translation

and they go not in to see when the holy thing is swallowed, that they have died.'

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But they shall not go in

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

to see
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

קדשׁ 
Qodesh 
Usage: 470

בּלע 
Bala` 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

The Census Of The Kohathites

19 but thus do to them, that they may live, and not die, when they approach to the most holy things. Aaron and his sons shall go in, and appoint for them each one to his service and to his burden, 20 but they shall not go in to see the sanctuary even for a moment, lest they die. 21 And LORD spoke to Moses, saying,


Cross References

Exodus 19:21

And LORD said to Moses, Go down, command the people, lest they break through to LORD to gaze, and many of them perish.

1 Samuel 6:19

And he smote of the men of Beth-shemesh, because they had looked into the ark of LORD. He smote of the people fifty thousand and seventy men. And the people mourned, because LORD had smitten the people with a great slaughter.

Leviticus 10:2

And there came forth fire from before LORD, and devoured them, and they died before LORD.

Numbers 4:15

And when Aaron and his sons have made an end of covering the sanctuary, and all the furniture of the sanctuary, as the camp is set forward, after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to bear it, but they shall not touch the sanctuar

Numbers 4:19

but thus do to them, that they may live, and not die, when they approach to the most holy things. Aaron and his sons shall go in, and appoint for them each one to his service and to his burden,

Hebrews 10:19-20

Having therefore, brothers, boldness for entrance into the holy things by the blood of Jesus,

Revelation 11:19

And the temple of God was opened in heaven, and the ark of the covenant of the Lord was seen in his temple. And there occurred lightnings, and voices, and thunders, and great hail.

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