Deuteronomy 1:17 DBY

17 Ye shall not respect persons in judgment: ye shall hear the small as well as the great; ye shall not be afraid of the face of man, for the judgment is God's; and the matter that is too hard for you shall ye bring to me, that I may hear it.

Study tools for Deuteronomy 1:17

  • a 1:1 - The Arabah: so ver. 7; chs. 2.8; 3.17; 4.49; 11.30; Josh.3.16; 18.18; Zech.14.10.
  • b 1:4 - See Josh. 12.4.
  • c 1:5 - Or 'expound.'
  • d 1:7 - The Shephelah, tract of fertile low country in the west of Palestine, as Josh 9.1, &c.
  • e 1:7 - See Gen. 12.9.
  • f 1:15 - 'Head,' as Ex. 6.14.
  • g 1:15 - These were evidently civil officers constantly associated with 'judges,' as chs. 16.18; 20.9, Num. 11.16, Josh. 8.33, &c.
  • h 1:19 - Or 'hill-country;' and so vers. 20,24, &c.: see Num 13.29.
  • i 1:26 - Lit. 'mouth;' and so ver. 43.
  • j 1:32 - Or 'in spite of that.'
  • k 1:32 - See Note, Num. 14 11.
  • l 1:35 - See Num. 14.23, and Note.
  • m 1:43 - Or 'mountain,' ver. 19.
  • n 1:44 - 'Destruction:' see Num. 14.45.
  • o 1:44 - Or 'mountain,' ver. 19.