Exodus 24:2

“And Moses alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come nigh; neither shall the people go up with him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Moses alone shall come neere the Lord: but they shall not come nigh, neither shall the people goe vp with him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Moses alone, however, shall come near to the LORD, but they shall not come near, nor shall the people come up with him."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and Moses alone shall come near unto Jehovah; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Moses only may come near to the Lord; but the others are not to come near, and the people may not come up with them.
- Basic English Bible

And let Moses alone come near Jehovah; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.
- Darby Bible

And Moses alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come nigh; neither shall the people go up with him.
- Webster's Bible

Moses alone shall come near to Yahweh, but they shall not come near, neither shall the people go up with him."
- World English Bible

and Moses hath drawn nigh by himself unto Jehovah; and they draw not nigh, and the people go not up with him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and Moses alone shall come near unto the LORD; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 24:2


24:2 And Moses alone shall come near - Being therein a type of Christ, who as the high priest entered alone into the most holy place. In the following verses we have the solemn covenant made between God and Israel and the exchanging of the ratifications: typifying the covenant of grace between God and believers through Christ.


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