Hebrews 12:13

“And make straight paths for your feete, lest that which is lame bee turned out of the way, but let it rather bee healed.”

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Other Translations

And make straight paths for your feet, lest that which is lame be turned out of the way; but let it rather be healed.
- King James Version

and make straight paths for your feet, so that {the limb} which is lame may not be put out of joint, but rather be healed.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and make straight paths for your feet, that that which is lame be not turned out of the way, but rather be healed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And make straight roads for your feet, so that the feeble may not be turned out of the way, but may be made strong.
- Basic English Bible

and make straight paths for your feet, that that which is lame be not turned aside; but that rather it may be healed.
- Darby Bible

And make straight paths for your feet, lest that which is lame be turned out of the way; but let it rather be healed.
- Webster's Bible

and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be put entirely out of joint
- Weymouth Bible

and make straight paths for your feet, so that which is lame may not be dislocated, but rather be healed.
- World English Bible

and knees vnboundun, and make ye riytful steppis to youre feet; that no man haltinge erre, but more be heelid.
- Wycliffe Bible

and straight paths make for your feet, that that which is lame may not be turned aside, but rather be healed;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 12:13


12:13 And make straight paths both for your own and for their feet - Remove every hinderance, every offence. That the lame - They who are weak, scarce able to walk. Be not turned out of the way - Of faith and holiness.


Discussion for Hebrews 12

  • Inyani Jackson
    My view on Hebrew 12:14 is that to follow peace all man is to reconcile whenever there is a dispute between you and others. in the due process, peaceful settlement of difference will humble and create pure heart towards other. it is single dose for two sickness. building peace every-man and pursuing and practicing holiness while on Earth. for us human, this not easy task. but by help of holy Spirit, we can
  • Haniel midala
    why is it that Moses name is not in the book of genesis and which date is the book written and why is that people attributed it to moses
  • Vanessa
    falling from grace is excepting Jesus as your saviour, knowing the word of God , then go out and forget all he did for us sinners, and continue in the worldly pleasures, because you excepted him isn't a free pass to continue in sin, that's like a slap in the face
  • Alex
    Jesus said that everyone has to salted with fire which is baptism of the H.G. A Spritual fire that is gonna CLEANSE US, in the natural gold has to be tried in fire to remove all the impurities ( OUR SIN NATURE ) as OUR God is a CONSUMING FIRE that is gonna consume mans evil nature Who shall abide the day of his coming who shall stand when he appears he shall be as A REFINERS FIRE and FULLERS SOAP.
  • Molly
    Nichole, that is a very good question! We fall from grace when we choose the world and it's ways above GOD and the values He requires us to live by. GOD's will MUST be preeminent! That means His will comes before all else, even those fleshly desires we believe we must fulfill.
  • Lilian
    Jesus is the author and finisher of our faith. He was despise by our shame died on the cross so that you and me will have life. Thank you Jesus for the blood you shed for us amen hallelujah

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