Deuteronomy 16:22

“Neither shalt thou set thee up any image; which the LORD thy God hateth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Deuteronomy 16:22

Neither shalt thou set thee vp any image, which the Lord thy God hateth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You shall not set up for yourself a {sacred} pillar which the LORD your God hates.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Neither shalt thou set thee up a pillar; which Jehovah thy God hateth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are not to put up stone pillars, for they are hated by the Lord your God.
- Basic English Bible

Neither shalt thou set thee up a statue, which Jehovah thy God hateth.
- Darby Bible

Neither shalt thou set thee up any image; which the LORD thy God hateth.
- Webster's Bible

Neither shall you set yourself up a pillar; which Yahweh your God hates.
- World English Bible

and thou dost not raise up to thee any standing image which Jehovah thy God is hating.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Neither shalt thou set thee up a pillar, which the LORD thy God hateth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Deuteronomy 16:22

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 16:22


16:20 That which is altogether just - Heb. righteousness, righteousness, that is, nothing but righteousness in all causes and times, and to all persons equally.

16:21 Thou shalt not plant - Because this was the practice of idolaters, and might be an occasion of reviving idolatry.


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