Numbers 27:20

“And thou shalt put some of thine honour upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may be obedient.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And thou shalt put some of thine honour vpon him, that all the Congregation of the children of Israel may be obedient.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You shall put some of your authority on him, in order that all the congregation of the sons of Israel may obey {him.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And thou shalt put of thine honor upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may obey.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And put your honour on him, so that all the children of Israel may be under his authority.
- Basic English Bible

And thou shalt put of thine honour upon him, that the whole assembly of the children of Israel may obey him.
- Darby Bible

And thou shalt put some of thy honor upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may be obedient.
- Webster's Bible

You shall put of your honor on him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may obey.
- World English Bible

and hast put of thine honour upon him, so that all the company of the sons of Israel do hearken.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And thou shalt put of thy honour upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may hearken.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 27:20


27:20 Put some of thine honour - Thou shalt not now use him as a servant, but as a brother and thy partner in the government, that the people being used to obey him while Moses lived, might do it afterward the more chearfully.


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