Deuteronomy 1:9

“And I spake unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And I spake vnto you at that time, saying, I am not able to beare you my selfe alone:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I spoke to you at that time, saying, 'I am not able to bear {the burden} of you alone.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I spake unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone:
- American Standard Version (1901)

At that time I said to you, I am not able to undertake the care of you by myself;
- Basic English Bible

And I spoke unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone.
- Darby Bible

And I spoke to you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone:
- Webster's Bible

I spoke to you at that time, saying, "I am not able to bear you myself alone:
- World English Bible

`And I speak unto you at that time, saying, I am not able by myself to bear you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I spoke unto you at that time, saying: 'I am not able to bear you myself alone;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 1:9


1:9 At that time - That is, about that time, namely, a little before their coming to Horeb.


Discussion for Deuteronomy 1:9

  • I am learning----I think it means that the growth of the Isarites was to much for Moses to handle alone. I spake unto you at that time---It appears that Moses is the speaker. The Lord spoke in verse 8 and appears to be a change of speakers.

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