Deuteronomy 6:8

“And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thine hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thine eyes.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And thou shalt binde them for a signe vpon thine hand, and they shalbe as frontlets betweene thine eyes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You shall bind them as a sign on your hand and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let them be fixed as a sign on your hand, and marked on your brow;
- Basic English Bible

And thou shalt bind them for a sign on thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
- Darby Bible

And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be as frontlets between thy eyes.
- Webster's Bible

You shall bind them for a sign on your hand, and they shall be for symbols between your eyes.
- World English Bible

and hast bound them for a sign upon thy hand, and they have been for frontlets between thine eyes,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And thou shalt bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 6:8


6:8 Thou shalt bind them - Thou shalt give all diligence, and use all means to keep them in thy remembrance, as men often bind something upon their hands, or put it before their eyes to prevent forgetfulness of a thing which they much desire to remember.


Discussion for Deuteronomy 6

  • BSP
    Verse 12: God knew that when imperfect people gain prosperity and life is going well, they can forget about him and what he has done for them.
  • BSP
    Verse 7: The Israelites were to teach the commandments of Jehovah God to their children. Spiritual instruction is the main responsibility of the parents.
  • Bruce
    In the Beginning God:in Hebrew it's Elohiym (Eloheem) that's plural more then One. It's that way all through The Bible. He said let us make---in our---after our---Genesis 1. For there are three that bear record in Heaven, The Father,The Word and The Holy Ghost and These Three are One. 1John 5:7. The Trinity. Something we will fully understand in Glory.
    never heard three gods. Emmanuel,Thank you.
  • Emmanuel Akaniyene
    Just to Responds to the question raise by (IRENE123) hear oh Israel Means GOD IS ONE! 1st Timothy 3:16 Explain the fullness of GOD Manifestation. in differs form but today people are misinterpreting the Gospel for Trinity 3 gods... all we are seeing today happen at Nicaea Council 325 where all bishop came together and form paganism. Doing What i called Ballamism
  • JoAnn
    Father God, it us just as you have said, we have all gone our own way. We think we possess things, yet you have loan blessings to us. Father God forgive us, we don't know what we do. Thank you God for your mercy.
  • Jackie
    I thank God for this recipe to life, this is our daily bread, as the song says"we're lost with out you, were desperate for you" Lord God almighty, we praise you.

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