Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

where the tribes go up, the tribes of Jehovah, to the testimony of Israel, to give thanks to the name of Jehovah.

New American Standard Bible

To which the tribes go up, even the tribes of the Lord
An ordinance for Israel—
To give thanks to the name of the Lord.

King James Version

Whither the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, unto the testimony of Israel, to give thanks unto the name of the LORD.

Holman Bible

where the tribes, Yahweh’s tribes, go up
to give thanks to the name of Yahweh.
(This is an ordinance for Israel.)

International Standard Version

To it the tribes ascend the tribes of the LORD as decreed to Israel, to give thanks to the name of the LORD.

A Conservative Version

where the tribes go up, even the tribes of LORD, [for] an ordinance for Israel, to give thanks to the name of LORD.

American Standard Version

Whither the tribes go up, even the tribes of Jehovah, For an ordinance for Israel, To give thanks unto the name of Jehovah.

Amplified


To which the [twelve] tribes go up, even the tribes of the Lord,
[As was decreed as] an ordinance for Israel,
To give thanks to the name of the Lord.

Darby Translation

Whither the tribes go up, the tribes of Jah, a testimony to Israel, to give thanks unto the name of Jehovah.

Julia Smith Translation

There the tribes went up, the tribes of Jah, the testimonies to Israel, to confess to the name of Jehovah.

King James 2000

Where the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, unto the testimony of Israel, to give thanks unto the name of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

where [the] tribes go up, the tribes of Yah [as] a testimony for Israel, to give thanks to the name of Yahweh.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For there the tribes go up, even the tribes of the LORD, to testify unto Israel, to give thanks unto the name of the LORD.

NET Bible

The tribes go up there, the tribes of the Lord, where it is required that Israel give thanks to the name of the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

where the tribes go up, even the tribes of the LORD, according to an ordinance for Israel, to give thanks to the name of the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

Whither have come up the tribes, The tribes of Yah, A testimony to Israel, To give thanks unto the Name of Yahweh:

Webster

Whither the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, to the testimony of Israel, to give thanks to the name of the LORD.

World English Bible

where the tribes go up, even Yah's tribes, according to an ordinance for Israel, to give thanks to the name of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

For thither have tribes gone up, Tribes of Jah, companies of Israel, To give thanks to the name of Jehovah.

References

Context Readings

A Prayer For Jerusalem

3 Jerusalem is built like a city that is all joined together as one; 4 where the tribes go up, the tribes of Jehovah, to the testimony of Israel, to give thanks to the name of Jehovah. 5 For there were set the thrones of judgment, the thrones of the house of David.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 16:16

Three times in a year shall all your males appear before Jehovah your God in the place which He shall choose: in the Feast of Unleavened Bread, and in the Feast of Weeks, and in the Feast of Tabernacles. And they shall not appear before Jehovah empty,

Exodus 23:17

Three times in the year all your males shall appear before the Lord God.

Exodus 16:34

As Jehovah commanded Moses, so Aaron laid it up before the Testimony, to be kept.

Exodus 26:33-34

And you shall hang up the veil under the clasps, that you may bring the ark of the testimony in there within the veil. And the veil shall divide for you between the holy place and the Holy of Holies.

Exodus 32:15

And Moses turned, and went down from the mountain, and the two tablets of the testimony were in his hand. The tablets were written on both their sides; on the one side and on the other.

Exodus 34:23-24

Three times in the year your men shall appear before the Lord Jehovah, the God of Israel.

Deuteronomy 12:5

But you shall seek to the place which Jehovah your God shall choose out of all your tribes to put His name there, even to His dwelling place you shall seek, and there you shall come.

Deuteronomy 12:11

then there shall be a place which Jehovah your God shall choose to cause His name to dwell there. There you shall bring all that I command you, your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave offering of your hand, and all your choice vows which you vow to Jehovah.

Psalm 66:13-16

I will go into Your house with burnt offerings; I will pay You my vows,

Psalm 78:68

but chose the tribe of Judah, the mount Zion which He loved.

Psalm 107:1-3

O give thanks to Jehovah, for He is good; for His mercy endures forever.

Psalm 116:17-19

I will offer to You the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call on the name of Jehovah.

Psalm 118:19

Open to me the gates of righteousness; I will go into them, and I will praise Jehovah.

Psalm 132:13

Jehovah has chosen Zion; He has desired it for His dwelling-place.

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