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

  • Vanessa
    This is so moving, just to say it out loud everyday, Love thy Lord God with all your heart with all soul and all your might, Amen! God first always, he loves us the greatest and he should always be our first Love, who else of us would send their only son to die on a rugged old tree to be battered beaten bruise, nailed, scourged and shamed for all the worlds sin? Glory be to God in the highest
  • BSP
    Verse 5~Jehovah God had given the Israelites many things and now they had a chance to show that they love God with every fiber of their being.
  • Patricia
    There is no Trinity. You can't find this word in the bible anywhere. This is explained in Revelations in the last chapter about changing God's word, adding to his word or taking away.
    Deuteronomy 6:4. Hear, O Isreal: the LORD our God is one LORD:
  • BSP
    Verse 24: Not only does God give us laws and commandments, but he also explains that they are for our benefit.
  • 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.

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