Joshua 24:23

“Now therefore put away, said he, the strange gods which are among you, and incline your heart unto the LORD God of Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now therefore put away, said he, the strange gods which are among you, and encline your heart vnto the Lord God of Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now therefore, put away the foreign gods which are in your midst, and incline your hearts to the LORD, the God of Israel."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now therefore put away, `said he', the foreign gods which are among you, and incline your heart unto Jehovah, the God of Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then, he said, put away the strange gods among you, turning your hearts to the Lord, the God of Israel.
- Basic English Bible

Now therefore put away the strange gods that are among you, and incline your heart unto Jehovah the God of Israel.
- Darby Bible

Now therefore put away (said he) the strange gods which are among you, and incline your heart to the LORD God of Israel.
- Webster's Bible

Now therefore put away the foreign gods which are among you, and incline your heart to Yahweh, the God of Israel.
- World English Bible

and, now, turn aside the gods of the stranger which [are] in your midst, and incline your heart unto Jehovah, God of Israel.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Now therefore put away the strange gods which are among you, and incline your heart unto the LORD, the God of Israel.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 24:23


24:23 Strange gods - Those idols which you either brought out of Egypt, or have taken in Canaan, which some of you keep contrary to God's command, whether for the preciousness of the matter, or rather for some secret inclination to superstition and idolatry.


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