Deuteronomy 27:20

“Cursed be he that lieth with his father's wife; because he uncovereth his father's skirt. And all the people shall say, Amen.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Cursed be hee that lieth with his fathers wife, because he vncouereth his fathers skirt: and all the people shall say, Amen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Cursed is he who lies with his father's wife, because he has uncovered his father's skirt.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Cursed be he that lieth with his father's wife, because he hath uncovered his father's skirt. And all the people shall say, Amen.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Cursed is he who has sex relations with his father's wife, for he has put shame on his father. And let all the people say, So be it.
- Basic English Bible

Cursed be he that lieth with his father's wife; for he uncovereth his father's skirt! And all the people shall say, Amen.
- Darby Bible

Cursed be he that lieth with his father's wife; because he uncovereth his father's skirt: and all the people shall say, Amen.
- Webster's Bible

'Cursed is he who lies with his father's wife, because he has uncovered his father's skirt.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'
- World English Bible

`Cursed [is] he who is lying with his father's wife, for he hath uncovered his father's skirt, -- and all the people have said, Amen.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Cursed be he that lieth with his father's wife; because he hath uncovered his father's skirt. And all the people shall say: Amen.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Deuteronomy 27:20

Bible Options