Deuteronomy 6:17

“Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he hath commanded thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

You shall diligently keepe the Commandements of the Lord your God, and his Testimonies, and his Statutes, which he hath commanded thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You should diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and His testimonies and His statutes which He has commanded you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of Jehovah your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he hath commanded thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Keep with care the orders of the Lord your God, and his rules and his laws which he has given you;
- Basic English Bible

Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of Jehovah your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he hath commanded thee.
- Darby Bible

Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he hath commanded thee.
- Webster's Bible

You shall diligently keep the commandments of Yahweh your God, and his testimonies, and his statutes, which he has commanded you.
- World English Bible

ye do diligently keep the commands of Jehovah your God, and His testimonies, and His statutes which He hath commanded thee,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ye shall diligently keep the commandments of the LORD your God, and His testimonies, and His statutes, which He hath commanded thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 6:17


6:17 Ye diligently keep - Negligence will ruin us: but we cannot be saved without diligence.


Discussion for Deuteronomy 6:17

  • Anne McConathy for verse 17
    I noticed "His testimonies " being used in Deut. 6 17 and in Psalm 119 2, 119 14, 119 22, and 119 31. I know our testimony is what God has done in our lives, but what are His testimonies ? NKJV

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