Deuteronomy 27:9-26 CSB

The Covenant Curses

9 Moses and the Levitical priests spoke to all Israel, "Be silent, Israel, and listen! This day you have become the people of the Lord your God.

References for Deuteronomy 27:9

      10 Obey the Lord your God and follow His commands and statutes I am giving you today."
      11 On that day Moses commanded the people,
      12 "When you have crossed the Jordan, these [tribes] will stand on Mount Gerizim to bless the people: Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Joseph, and Benjamin.
      13 And these [tribes] will stand on Mount Ebal to deliver the curse: Reuben, Gad, Asher, Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.a

      References for Deuteronomy 27:13

        • c 27:13 - Dt 11:29-30; Jos 8:33-35
          14 The Levites will proclaim in a loud voice to every Israelite:
          15 'Cursed is the person who makes a carved idol or cast image, which is detestable to the Lord, the work of a craftsman, and sets [it] up in secret.'b And all the people will reply, 'Amen!'

          References for Deuteronomy 27:15

            • d 27:15 - Ex 34:17; Lv 19:4
              16 'Cursed is the one who dishonors his father or mother.'c And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

              References for Deuteronomy 27:16

                • e 27:16 - Dt 5:16; Ex 20:12
                  17 'Cursed is the one who moves his neighbor's boundary marker.'d And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                  References for Deuteronomy 27:17

                    • f 27:17 - Dt 19:14; Pr 22:28; Hs 5:10
                      18 'Cursed is the one who leads a blind person astray on the road.'e And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                      References for Deuteronomy 27:18

                          19 'Cursed is the one who denies justice to a foreign resident, a fatherless child, or a widow.'f And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                          References for Deuteronomy 27:19

                            • h 27:19 - Dt 24:17; Ex 22:21-24
                              20 'Cursed is the one who sleeps with his father's wife, for he has violated his father's marriage bed.'g h And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                              References for Deuteronomy 27:20

                                • i 27:20 - Lit has uncovered the edge of his father's garment; Ru 3:9; Ezk 16:8
                                • j 27:20 - Dt 22:30; Lv 18:8; 20:11
                                  21 'Cursed is the one who has sexual intercourse with any animal.'i And all the people will say 'Amen!'

                                  References for Deuteronomy 27:21

                                    • k 27:21 - Lv 18:23; 20:15
                                      22 'Cursed is the one who sleeps with his sister, whether his father's daughter or his mother's daughter.'j And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                                      References for Deuteronomy 27:22

                                          23 'Cursed is the one who sleeps with his mother-in-law.'k And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                                          References for Deuteronomy 27:23

                                            • m 27:23 - Lv 18:17; 20:14
                                              24 'Cursed is the one who kills his neighbor in secret.'l And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                                              References for Deuteronomy 27:24

                                                • n 27:24 - Dt 5:17; Ex 20:13
                                                  25 'Cursed is the one who accepts a bribe to kill an innocent person.'m And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

                                                  References for Deuteronomy 27:25

                                                      26 'Cursed is anyone who does not put the words of this law into practice.' And all the people will say, 'Amen!'