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- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
Wherefore come out from among them, and bee yee separate, saieth the Lord, and touch not the vncleane thing, and I will receiue you,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
"Therefore, COME OUT FROM THEIR MIDST AND BE SEPARATE, says the Lord. "AND DO NOT TOUCH WHAT IS UNCLEAN; And I will welcome you."
- New American Standard Version (1995)
Wherefore Come ye out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, And touch no unclean thing; And I will receive you,
- American Standard Version (1901)
For which cause, Come out from among them, and be separate, says the Lord, and let no unclean thing come near you; and I will take you for myself,
- Basic English Bible
Wherefore come out from the midst of them, and be separated, saith [the] Lord, and touch not [what is] unclean, and *I* will receive you;
- Darby Bible
Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you;
- Webster's Bible
Therefore, "`Come out from among them and separate yourselves,' says the Lord, `and touch nothing impure; and I will receive you, and will be a Father to you,
- Weymouth Bible
Therefore, "'Come out from among them, and be separate,' says the Lord. 'Touch no unclean thing. I will receive you.
- World English Bible
For which thing go ye out of the myddil of hem, and be ye departid, seith the Lord, and touche ye not vnclene thing;
- Wycliffe Bible
wherefore, come ye forth out of the midst of them, and be separated, saith the Lord, and an unclean thing do not touch, and I -- I will receive you,
- Youngs Literal Bible
6:17 Touch not the unclean person - Keep at the utmost distance from him. And I will receive you - Into my house and family. #Isaiah 52:11|; #Zeph 3:19|,20.
2Co 6:17 Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, etc. Quoted from Isa 52:11. A call to Israel to cleanse itself from pagan pollutions.
Allan's comment on 2014-03-20 15:57:00:
It means to separate yourself from the world and embrasing the body of CHRIST Separation not isolation I used to be a smoker drinker and use to do drugs it would be foolish to socialize with people who have such bad habits The spiritual and the flesh will always be in oppotition The LORD called every believer out of bondage to serve HIM alone as he is a jealous GOD
Terry's comment on 2013-11-20 14:43:51:
I agree with Albert's comment. I believe it means separate yourself from unbelievers, those that are known by their fruits, lest they bring the believer down. Only a remnant are God's people. Some think they are but, the lifestyle they live speaks otherwise.
Carol Grant's comment on 2013-11-10 08:58:56:
I believe the Lord is refering to the false relitious world, to seperate yourselves from them....as they are unclean
Albert Camper's comment on 2013-06-24 13:03:09:
means separation. does not mean continuation
of what we used to do, with the people we
used to do things with.
Robert's comment on 2012-12-10 01:06:25:
What else could Jesus be referring to when he says come out from among them.
King James Copeland's comment on 2012-01-11 11:44:25:
This scripture is real right here its light the Lord see his light upon you and just you out like he Saul the when GOD annointed him his name was changed to Paul, that even though he killed for a living, the Lord still said come from amongs thoughs and take heed to my work
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