Deuteronomy 6:9

“And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house, and on thy gates.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And thou shalt write them vpon the posts of thy house, and on thy gates.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And thou shalt write them upon the door-posts of thy house, and upon thy gates.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Have them lettered on the pillars of your houses and over the doors of your towns.
- Basic English Bible

And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house, and upon thy gates.
- Darby Bible

And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house, and on thy gates.
- Webster's Bible

You shall write them on the door posts of your house, and on your gates.
- World English Bible

and thou hast written them on door-posts of thy house, and on thy gates.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And thou shalt write them upon the door-posts of thy house, and upon thy gates.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Deuteronomy 6

  • Lilian
    Thank you Jesus as you have commanded us to teach our children with your word and obey them. Help me Lord and let your Holy Spirit lead me that my Son will accept your words and obey them. I will handover my Son into your hands Jesus. You have blessed us abundantly and explosively. Praise you Lord and will worship you alone. I love you Jesus and thanks to your blood Jesus Amen hallelujah
  • Irene123
    "Hear, O Israel: the Lord our God is one Lord." Can someone explain how - Jesus being with God at this time - why there is nothing spoken from Him or even alluded to Him ..... ?
  • Alex mathevula
    for is life which God is expercting from us his commandmet must penetrate into our minds,hearts soul and God will fulfill his promises so that we don't forget that God brought us where we are
  • April
    I think following the commandment pretrial begins with our own mother and father,how we respected them or not as well as what we saw and took away from our lives as we grew up and how we applied them,honoring our parents was a commandment of our father,if you didnt listen to them well,chances r you probably will struggle with obedience,being submissive,good thing there is prayer and help from abov
  • Patricia
    Very important text to Jews and. gentiles as it is the beginning of the Torah.Also it is the basis of living life and remaining in touch with God.
    The importance of love for God and family and ones fellowman.
    Amen
  • BSP
    In verses 10 through 12 Jehovah had brought the Israelites into a beautiful land with things they did not even have to work for and he warned them not to forget Him.

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