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Deuteronomy 1 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:1 - These are the words which Moses hath spoken unto all Israel, beyond the Jordan, in the wilderness, in the plain over-against Suph, between Paran and Tophel, and Laban, and Hazeroth, and Di-Zahab;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:2 - eleven days' from Horeb, the way of mount Seir, unto Kadesh-Barnea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:3 - And it cometh to pass in the fortieth year, in the eleventh month, on the first of the month hath Moses spoken unto the sons of Israel according to all that Jehovah hath commanded him concerning them;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:4 - after his smiting Sihon king of the Amorite who is dwelling in Heshbon, and Og king of Bashan who is dwelling in Ashtaroth in Edrei,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:5 - beyond the Jordan, in the land of Moab, hath Moses begun to explain this law, saying:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:6 - 'Jehovah our God hath spoken unto us in Horeb, saying, Enough to you -- of dwelling in this mount;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:7 - turn ye and journey for you, and enter the mount of the Amorite, and unto all its neighbouring places, in the plain, in the hill-country, and in the low country, and in the south, and in the haven of the sea, the land of the Canaanite, and of Lebanon, unto the great river, the river Phrat;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:8 - see, I have set before you the land; go in and possess the land which Jehovah hath sworn to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give to them, and to their seed after them.
(Exo 18:13–27 )
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:9 - 'And I speak unto you at that time, saying, I am not able by myself to bear you;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:10 - Jehovah your God hath multiplied you, and lo, ye are to-day as the stars of the heavens for multitude;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:11 - Jehovah, God of your fathers, is adding to you, as ye are, a thousand times, and doth bless you as He hath spoken to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:12 - 'How do I bear by myself your pressure, and your burden, and your strife?
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:13 - Give for yourselves men, wise and intelligent, and known to your tribes, and I set them for your heads;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:14 - and ye answer me and say, Good is the thing which thou hast spoken -- to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:15 - 'And I take the heads of your tribes, men, wise and known, and I appoint them heads over you, princes of thousands, and princes of hundreds, and princes of fifties, and princes of tens, and authorities, for your tribes.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:16 - And I command your judges at that time, saying, Hearkening between your brethren -- then ye have judged righteousness between a man, and his brother, and his sojourner;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:17 - ye do not discern faces in judgment; as the little so the great ye do hear; ye are not afraid of the face of any, for the judgment is God's, and the thing which is too hard for you, ye bring near unto me, and I have heard it;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:18 - and I command you, at that time, all the things which ye do.
(Num 13:1–33 )
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:19 - 'And we journey from Horeb, and go through all that great and fearful wilderness which ye have seen -- the way of the hill-country of the Amorite, as Jehovah our God hath commanded us, and we come in unto Kadesh-Barnea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:20 - 'And I say unto you, Ye have come in unto the hill-country of the Amorite, which Jehovah our God is giving to us;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:21 - see, Jehovah thy God hath set before thee the land; go up, possess, as Jehovah, God of thy fathers, hath spoken to thee; fear not, nor be affrighted.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:22 - 'And ye come near unto me, all of you, and say, Let us send men before us, and they search for us the land, and they bring us back word concerning the way in which we go up into it, and the cities unto which we come in;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:23 - and the thing is good in mine eyes, and I take of you twelve men, one man for a tribe.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:24 - 'And they turn and go up to the hill-country, and come in unto the valley of Eshcol, and spy it,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:25 - and they take with their hand of the fruit of the land, and bring down unto us, and bring us back word, and say, Good is the land which Jehovah our God is giving to us.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:26 - 'And ye have not been willing to go up, and ye provoke the mouth of Jehovah your God,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:27 - and murmur in your tents, and say, In Jehovah's hating us He hath brought us out of the land of Egypt, to give us into the hand of the Amorite -- to destroy us;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:28 - whither are we going up? our brethren have melted our heart, saying, A people greater and taller than we, cities great and fenced to heaven, and also sons of Anakim -- we have seen there.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:29 - 'And I say unto you, Be not terrified, nor be afraid of them;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:30 - Jehovah your God, who is going before you -- He doth fight for you, according to all that He hath done with you in Egypt before your eyes,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:31 - and in the wilderness, where thou hast seen that Jehovah thy God hath borne thee as a man beareth his son, in all the way which ye have gone, till your coming in unto this place.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:32 - 'And in this thing ye are not stedfast in Jehovah your God,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:33 - who is going before you in the way to search out to you a place for your encamping, in fire by night, to shew you in the way in which ye go, and in a cloud by day.
(Num 14:20–45 )
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:34 - 'And Jehovah heareth the voice of your words, and is wroth, and sweareth, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:35 - Not one of these men of this evil generation doth see the good land which I have sworn to give to your fathers,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:36 - save Caleb son of Jephunneh -- he doth see it, and to him I give the land on which he hath trodden, and to his sons, because that he hath been fully after Jehovah.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:37 - 'Also with me hath Jehovah been angry for your sake, saying, Also, thou dost not go in thither;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:38 - Joshua son of Nun, who is standing before thee, he goeth in thither; him strengthen thou; for he doth cause Israel to inherit.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:39 - 'And your infants, of whom ye have said, For a prey they are, and your sons who have not known to-day good and evil, they go in thither, and to them I give it, and they possess it;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:40 - and ye, turn for yourselves, and journey toward the wilderness, the way of the Red Sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:41 - 'And ye answer and say unto me, We have sinned against Jehovah; we -- we go up, and we have fought, according to all that which Jehovah our God hath commanded us; and ye gird on each his weapons of war, and ye are ready to go up into the hill-country;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:42 - and Jehovah saith unto me, Say to them, Ye do not go up, nor fight, for I am not in your midst, and ye are not smitten before your enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:43 - 'And I speak unto you, and ye have not hearkened, and provoke the mouth of Jehovah, and act proudly, and go up into the hill-country;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:44 - and the Amorite who is dwelling in that hill-country cometh out to meet you, and they pursue you as the bees do, and smite you in Seir -- unto Hormah.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:45 - 'And ye turn back and weep before Jehovah, and Jehovah hath not hearkened to your voice, nor hath he given ear unto you;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:46 - and ye dwell in Kadesh many days, according to the days which ye had dwelt.

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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