Exodus 20:6

“And shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And shewing mercy vnto thousands of them that loue mee, and keepe my Commandements.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

but showing lovingkindness to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and showing lovingkindness unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I will have mercy through a thousand generations on those who have love for me and keep my laws.
- Basic English Bible

and shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments.
- Darby Bible

And showing mercy to thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments.
- Webster's Bible

and showing loving kindness to thousands of those who love me and keep my commandments.
- World English Bible

and doing kindness to thousands, of those loving Me and keeping My commands.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and showing mercy unto the thousandth generation of them that love Me and keep My commandments.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Exodus 20

  • Cephas
    O sing unto the LORD a new song for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
  • BSP
    This is a divine commandment from God and if more would obey this commandment, they would receive his blessing.
  • Thomas Taylor SR
    JOHN 1:1,3.----14.) In the beginning was the word. And the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 14th verse and that work came down was made flesh and dwelled among us. The Old Testament scripture is a Schoolmaster to us. We should always be mindful to preach the whole counsel of God. Both the Old and the New Testament is of God. It is all truth. And if we come to know the truth? """Act's 16:31
  • Steve morrow
    EXODUS 20:6 AND SHOWING MERCY UNTO THOUSANDS OF THEM THAT LOVE ME AND KEEP MY COMMANDMENTS ***** GENESIS 26:5 BECAUSE THAT ABRAHAM OBEYED MY VOICE AND KEPT MY CHARGE MY COMMANDMENTS MY STATUTES AND MY LAWS ***** DEUTERONOMY 7:12 WHEREFORE IT SHALL COME TO PASS -- IF -- YOU HEARKEN TO THESE JUDGEMENTS AND KEEP AND DO THEM THAT THE LORD THY GOD SHALL KEEP UNTO THEE THE COVENANT AND THE MERCY .....
  • Irene123
    Quote: The MAJORITY of 'christians' don't want to be thought of as fanatic; that's why they worship on Sunday. unquote. I worship on Sun., Mon., and Tues., but I'm not a MAJORITY Christian. We baptize in the NAME of Jesus Christ - Acts 2:38 - with the EVIDENCE of speaking in tongues - Acts 10:46, 19:6, 8:18 (and when Simon SAW ...) "saw" refers to something TANGIBLE; cont.
  • Irene123
    I will make this even - shorter; Matt. 4:4; "IT IS WRITTEN ..... "; Deut. 8:3.

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