Deuteronomy 23:8

“The children that are begotten of them shall enter into the congregation of the LORD in their third generation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The children that are begotten of them, shal enter into the cōgregation of the Lord, in their third generation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The sons of the third generation who are born to them may enter the assembly of the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The children of the third generation that are born unto them shall enter into the assembly of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Their children in the third generation may come into the meeting of the Lord's people.
- Basic English Bible

Children that are born to them shall come into the congregation of Jehovah in the third generation.
- Darby Bible

The children that are begotten by them shall enter into the congregation of the LORD in their third generation.
- Webster's Bible

The children of the third generation who are born to them shall enter into the assembly of Yahweh.
- World English Bible

sons who are begotten of them, a third generation of them, doth enter into the assembly of Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(23:9) The children of the third generation that are born unto them may enter into the assembly of the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 23:8


23:8 In their third generation - Supposing their grandfather, or great - grandfather turned proselyte, and the children continue in that faith received by such ancestors.


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