Joshua 4:6

“That this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That this may be a signe among you, that when your children aske their fathers in time to come, saying, What meane you by these stones?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Let this be a sign among you, so that when your children ask later, saying, 'What do these stones mean to you?'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that this may be a sign among you, that, when your children ask in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones?
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that this may be a sign among you; when your children say to you in time to come, What is the reason for these stones?
- Basic English Bible

that this may be a sign in your midst. When your children ask hereafter, saying, What mean ye by these stones?
- Darby Bible

That this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones?
- Webster's Bible

that this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask in time to come, saying, 'What do you mean by these stones?'
- World English Bible

so that this is a sign in your midst, when your children ask hereafter, saying, What [are] these stones to you?
- Youngs Literal Bible

that this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask in time to come, saying: What mean ye by these stones?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 4:6


4:6 A sign - A monument or memorial of this day's work.


Discussion for Joshua 4:6

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