Numbers 25:5

“And Moses said unto the judges of Israel, Slay ye every one his men that were joined unto Baalpeor.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Moses said vnto the Iudges of Israel, Slay ye euery one his men, that were ioyned vnto Baal-Peor.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Moses said to the judges of Israel, "Each of you slay his men who have joined themselves to Baal of Peor."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Moses said unto the judges of Israel, Slay ye every one his men that have joined themselves unto Baal-peor.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Moses said to the judges of Israel, Let everyone put to death those of his men who have had relations with the women of Moab in honour of the Baal of Peor.
- Basic English Bible

And Moses said to the judges of Israel, Slay every one his men that have joined themselves to Baal-Peor.
- Darby Bible

And Moses said to the judges of Israel, Slay ye every one his men that were joined to Baal-peor.
- Webster's Bible

Moses said to the judges of Israel, "Everyone kill his men who have joined themselves to Baal Peor."
- World English Bible

And Moses saith unto the judges of Israel, `Slay ye each his men who are joined to Baal-Peor.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Moses said unto the judges of Israel: 'Slay ye every one his men that have joined themselves unto the Baal of Peor.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 25:5


25:5 Every one his men - Those under his charge, for as these seventy were chosen to assist Moses in the government, so doubtless the care and management of the people was distributed among them by just and equal proportions.


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