Deuteronomy

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Deuteronomy 6:3

“ Heare therefore, O Israel, and obserue to do it, that it may be wel with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as the Lord God of thy fathers hath promised thee, in the land that floweth with milke and hony.”

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Hear therefore, O Israel, and observe to do [it]; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as the LORD God of thy fathers hath promised thee, in the land that floweth with milk and honey.
- King James Version

"O Israel, you should listen and be careful to do {it,} that it may be well with you and that you may multiply greatly, just as the LORD, the God of your fathers, has promised you, {in} a land flowing with milk and honey.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hear therefore, O Israel, and observe to do it; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as Jehovah, the God of thy fathers, hath promised unto thee, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So give ear, O Israel, and take care to do this; so that it may be well for you, and you may be greatly increased, as the Lord the God of your fathers has given you his word, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
- Basic English Bible

And thou shalt hear, Israel, and take heed to do [them]; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase greatly, as Jehovah the God of thy fathers hath said unto thee, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
- Darby Bible

Hear therefore, O Israel, and observe to do it; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as the LORD God of thy fathers hath promised thee, in the land that floweth with milk and honey.
- Webster's Bible

Hear therefore, Israel, and observe to do it; that it may be well with you, and that you may increase mightily, as Yahweh, the God of your fathers, has promised to you, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
- World English Bible

`And thou hast heard, O Israel, and observed to do, that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest multiply exceedingly, as Jehovah, God of thy fathers, hath spoken to thee, [in] the land flowing with milk and honey.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Hear therefore, O Israel, and observe to do it; that it may be well with thee, and that ye may increase mightily, as the LORD, the God of thy fathers, hath promised unto thee--a land flowing with milk and honey.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Deuteronomy 6

  • BSP
    Verse 12: God knew that when imperfect people gain prosperity and life is going well, they can forget about him and what he has done for them.
  • BSP
    Verse 7: The Israelites were to teach the commandments of Jehovah God to their children. Spiritual instruction is the main responsibility of the parents.
  • Bruce
    In the Beginning God:in Hebrew it's Elohiym (Eloheem) that's plural more then One. It's that way all through The Bible. He said let us make---in our---after our---Genesis 1. For there are three that bear record in Heaven, The Father,The Word and The Holy Ghost and These Three are One. 1John 5:7. The Trinity. Something we will fully understand in Glory.
    never heard three gods. Emmanuel,Thank you.
  • Emmanuel Akaniyene
    Just to Responds to the question raise by (IRENE123) hear oh Israel Means GOD IS ONE! 1st Timothy 3:16 Explain the fullness of GOD Manifestation. in differs form but today people are misinterpreting the Gospel for Trinity 3 gods... all we are seeing today happen at Nicaea Council 325 where all bishop came together and form paganism. Doing What i called Ballamism
  • JoAnn
    Father God, it us just as you have said, we have all gone our own way. We think we possess things, yet you have loan blessings to us. Father God forgive us, we don't know what we do. Thank you God for your mercy.
  • Jackie
    I thank God for this recipe to life, this is our daily bread, as the song says"we're lost with out you, were desperate for you" Lord God almighty, we praise you.

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