Zechariah 8:16

“These are the things that ye shall do; Speak ye every man the truth to his neighbour; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

These are the things that yee shall doe; Speake yee euery man the truth to his neighbor: execute the iudgment of trueth and peace in your gates.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'These are the things which you should do: speak the truth to one another; judge with truth and judgment for peace in your gates.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

These are the things that ye shall do: speak ye every man the truth with his neighbor; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates;
- American Standard Version (1901)

These are the things which you are to do: Let every man say what is true to his neighbour; and let your judging give peace in your towns.
- Basic English Bible

These are the things that ye shall do: Speak truth every one with his neighbour; execute truth and the judgment of peace in your gates;
- Darby Bible

These are the things that ye shall do; Speak ye every man the truth to his neighbor; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates:
- Webster's Bible

These are the things that you shall do: speak every man the truth with his neighbor. Execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates,
- World English Bible

These [are] the things that ye do: Speak ye truth each with his neighbour, Truth and peaceful judgment judge in your gates,
- Youngs Literal Bible

These are the things that ye shall do: Speak ye every man the truth with his neighbour; execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Zechariah 8:16


8:16 Judgment of truth - True judgment. Peace - That may restore, and settle peace among you. Gates - The places of judicature, where the judges sat.


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