Leviticus 11:45

“For I am the LORD that bringeth you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I am the Lord that bringeth you vp out of the land of Egypt to be your God: ye shal therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'For I am the LORD who brought you up from the land of Egypt to be your God; thus you shall be holy, for I am holy.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I am Jehovah that brought you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I am the Lord, who took you out of the land of Egypt, to be your God; so be you holy, for I am holy.
- Basic English Bible

For I am Jehovah who brought you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- Darby Bible

For I am the LORD that bringeth you out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- Webster's Bible

For I am Yahweh who brought you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God. You shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- World English Bible

for I [am] Jehovah who am bringing you up out of the land of Egypt to become your God; and ye have been holy, for I [am] holy.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For I am the LORD that brought you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God; ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 11:45


11:45 That bringeth you up out of Egypt - This was a reason why they should chearfully submit to distinguishing laws, who had been so honoured with distinguishing favours.


Discussion for Leviticus 11:45

  • Jehovah God is holy and demands that those who worship him be holy. Pursuing holiness and remain physically and spiritually clean

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