Exodus 18:23

“If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people shall also go to their place in peace.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Exodus 18:23

If thou shalt doe this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt bee able to endure, and all this people shall also goe to their place in peace.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"If you do this thing and God {so} commands you, then you will be able to endure, and all these people also will go to their place in peace."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people also shall go to their place in peace.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If you do this, and God gives approval, then you will be able to go on without weariness, and all this people will go to their tents in peace.
- Basic English Bible

If thou do this thing, and God command thee [so], thou wilt be able to endure, and all this people shall also go to their place in peace.
- Darby Bible

If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people shall also go to their place in peace.
- Webster's Bible

If you will do this thing, and God commands you so, then you will be able to endure, and all of these people also will go to their place in peace."
- World English Bible

If thou dost this thing, and God hath commanded thee, then thou hast been able to stand, and all this people also goeth in unto its place in peace.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people also shall go to their place in peace.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Exodus 18:23

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 18:23


18:24 So Moses hearkened unto the voice of his father - in - law. When he came to consider the thing, he saw the reasonableness of it, and resolved to put it in practice, which he did soon after, when he had received directions from God. Those are not so wise as they would be thought to be, who think themselves too wise to be counselled; for a wise man will hear, and will increase learning, and not slight good counsel, though given by an inferior.


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