Exodus 13:2

“Sanctify unto me all the firstborn, whatsoever openeth the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast: it is mine.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Exodus 13:2

Sanctifie vnto me all the first borne, whatsoeuer openeth the wombe, among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast: it is mine.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Sanctify to Me every firstborn, the first offspring of every womb among the sons of Israel, both of man and beast; it belongs to Me."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Sanctify unto me all the first-born, whatsoever openeth the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast: it is mine.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let the first male child of every mother among the children of Israel be kept holy for me, even the first male birth among man or beast; for it is mine.
- Basic English Bible

Hallow unto me every firstborn, whatever breaketh open the womb among the children of Israel, of man and of cattle: it is mine.
- Darby Bible

Sanctify to me all the first-born, whatever openeth the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast: it is mine.
- Webster's Bible

Sanctify to me all of the firstborn, whatever opens the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of animal. It is mine.
- World English Bible

`Sanctify to Me every first-born, opening any womb among the sons of Israel, among man and among beast; it [is] Mine.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Sanctify unto Me all the first-born, whatsoever openeth the womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of beast, it is Mine.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Exodus 13:2

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 13:2


13:2 Sanctify to me all the first - born - The parents were not to look upon themselves as interested in their first - born, till they had first solemnly presented them to God, and received them back from him again. It is mine - By a special right, being by my singular favour preserved from the common destruction.


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