Numbers 35:13

“And of these cities which ye shall give six cities shall ye have for refuge.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Numbers 35:13

And of these cities which ye shall giue, sixe cities shall ye haue for refuge.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'The cities which you are to give shall be your six cities of refuge.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the cities which ye shall give shall be for you six cities of refuge.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Six of the towns which you give will be such safe places;
- Basic English Bible

And the cities that ye shall give shall be six cities of refuge for you.
- Darby Bible

And of these cities which ye shall give, six cities shall ye have for refuge.
- Webster's Bible

The cities which you shall give shall be for you six cities of refuge.
- World English Bible

`As to the cities which ye give -- six [are] cities of refuge to you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And as to the cities which ye shall give, there shall be for you six cities of refuge.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Numbers 35:13

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 35:13


35:11 Unawares - Not wilfully, designedly or maliciously, but through mistake or indiscretion.

35:12 From the avenger - Heb. from the redeemer, or, from the next kinsman, to whom by the law belonged the right of redemption of the lands of; and vindication of the injury done to, the person deceased. Die not - Be not killed by the avenger meeting him in some other place. Before the congregation - Before the judges or elders who were appointed in every city for the decision of criminal causes, who were to examine, and that publickly before the people, whether the murder was wilful or casual.

35:14 On this side Jordan - Because that land was as long as Canaan, though not so broad, and besides these might be convenient for many of them that lived in Canaan.


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