Compare Translations for Deuteronomy 26:19

Deuteronomy 26:19 ASV
and to make thee high above all nations that he hath made, in praise, and in name, and in honor; and that thou mayest be a holy people unto Jehovah thy God, as he hath spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 ASV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 ASV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 BBE
And that he will make you high over all the nations he has made, in praise, in name, and in honour, and that you are to be a holy people to the Lord your God as he has said.
Read Deuteronomy 26 BBE  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 BBE in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 CEB
in order to set you high above all the other nations that he made in praise, fame, and honor; and so that you are a people holy to the LORD your God, just as he said you would be.
Read Deuteronomy 26 CEB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 CEB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 CJB
and that he will raise you high above all the nations he has made, in praise, reputation and glory; and that, as he said, you will be a holy people for ADONAI your God."
Read Deuteronomy 26 CJB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 CJB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 RHE
And to make thee higher than all nations which he hath created, to his own praise, and name, and glory: that thou mayst be a holy people of the Lord thy God, as he hath spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 RHE  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 RHE in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 ESV
and that he will set you in praise and in fame and in honor high above all nations that he has made, and that you shall be a people holy to the LORD your God, as he promised."
Read Deuteronomy 26 ESV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 ESV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 GW
hen he will place you high above all the other nations he has made. He will give you praise, fame, and honor, and you will be a people holy to the LORD your God, as he promised.
Read Deuteronomy 26 GW  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 GW in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 GNT
He will make you greater than any other nation that he has created, and you will bring praise and honor to his name. You will be his own people, as he promised."
Read Deuteronomy 26 GNT  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 GNT in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 HNV
and to make you high above all nations that he has made, in praise, and in name, and in honor; and that you may be a holy people to the LORD your God, as he has spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 HNV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 HNV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 CSB
that He will put you far above all the nations He has made in praise, fame, and glory, and that you will be a holy people to the Lord your God as He promised."
Read Deuteronomy 26 CSB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 CSB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 KJV
And to make thee high above all nations which he hath made , in praise, and in name, and in honour; and that thou mayest be an holy people unto the LORD thy God, as he hath spoken .
Read Deuteronomy 26 KJV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 KJV in parallel  |  Interlinear view
Deuteronomy 26:19 LEB
{and that he then will set you} high above all the nations that he has made for his praise and {for fame} and for honor and {for you to be a holy people} to Yahweh your God, as he {promised}."
Read Deuteronomy 26 LEB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 LEB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NAS
and that He will set you high above all nations which He has made, for praise, fame, and honor ; and that you shall be a consecrated people to the LORD your God, as He has spoken."
Read Deuteronomy 26 NAS  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NAS in parallel  |  Interlinear view
Deuteronomy 26:19 NCV
He will make you greater than all the other nations he made. He will give you praise, fame, and honor, and you will be a holy people to the Lord your God, as he has said.
Read Deuteronomy 26 NCV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NCV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NIRV
He has announced that he will make you famous. He'll give you more praise and honor than all of the other nations he has made. And he has said that you will be a holy nation. The LORD your God has set you apart for himself. That's exactly what he promised to do.
Read Deuteronomy 26 NIRV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NIRV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NIV
He has declared that he will set you in praise, fame and honor high above all the nations he has made and that you will be a people holy to the LORD your God, as he promised.
Read Deuteronomy 26 NIV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NIV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NKJV
and that He will set you high above all nations which He has made, in praise, in name, and in honor, and that you may be a holy people to the Lord your God, just as He has spoken."
Read Deuteronomy 26 NKJV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NKJV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NLT
And if you do, he will make you greater than any other nation. Then you will receive praise, honor, and renown. You will be a nation that is holy to the LORD your God, just as he promised."
Read Deuteronomy 26 NLT  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NLT in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 NRS
for him to set you high above all nations that he has made, in praise and in fame and in honor; and for you to be a people holy to the Lord your God, as he promised.
Read Deuteronomy 26 NRS  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 NRS in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 RSV
that he will set you high above all nations that he has made, in praise and in fame and in honor, and that you shall be a people holy to the LORD your God, as he has spoken."
Read Deuteronomy 26 RSV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 RSV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 DBY
so that he should make thee high above all the nations which he hath made, in praise and in name and in honour; and that thou shouldest be a holy people to Jehovah thy God, as he hath said.
Read Deuteronomy 26 DBY  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 DBY in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 MSG
a people set high above all other nations that he's made, high in praise, fame, and honor: you're a people holy to God, your God. That's what he has promised.
Read Deuteronomy 26 MSG  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 MSG in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 WBT
And to make thee high above all nations which he hath made, in praise, and in name, and in honor; and that thou mayest be a holy people to the LORD thy God, as he hath spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 WBT  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 WBT in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 TMB
and to make thee high above all nations which He hath made in praise and in name and in honor, and that thou mayest be a holy people unto the LORD thy God, as He hath spoken."
Read Deuteronomy 26 TMB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 TMB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 TNIV
He has declared that he will set you in praise, fame and honor high above all the nations he has made and that you will be a people holy to the LORD your God, as he promised.
Read Deuteronomy 26 TNIV  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 TNIV in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 TYN
and to make the hye aboue all nacyons which he hath made, in prayse, in name and honoure: that thou mayst be an holy people vnto the Lord thy God, as he hath sayed.
Read Deuteronomy 26 TYN  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 TYN in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 WEB
and to make you high above all nations that he has made, in praise, and in name, and in honor; and that you may be a holy people to Yahweh your God, as he has spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 WEB  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 WEB in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 WYC
and he shall make thee higher than all folks, which he made into his praising, and name, and glory; that thou be an holy people to thy Lord God, as he hath spoken to thee. (and he shall grant thee more favour than all the nations which he hath made, to bring him praise, and fame, and glory/and thou shalt bring him praise, and fame, and glory; and thou shalt be a holy people to the Lord thy God, as he promised thee.)
Read Deuteronomy 26 WYC  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 WYC in parallel  
Deuteronomy 26:19 YLT
so as to make thee uppermost above all the nations whom He hath made for a praise, and for a name, and for beauty, and for thy being a holy people to Jehovah thy God, as He hath spoken.
Read Deuteronomy 26 YLT  |  Read Deuteronomy 26:19 YLT in parallel  

Deuteronomy 26 Commentary - Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Concise)

Chapter 26

Confession in offering the first-fruits. (1-11) The prayer after disposal of the third year's tithe. (12-15) The covenant between God and the people. (16-19)

Verses 1-11 When God has made good his promises to us, he expects we should own it to the honour of his faithfulness. And our creature comforts are doubly sweet, when we see them flowing from the fountain of the promise. The person who offered his first-fruits, must remember and own the mean origin of that nation, of which he was a member. A Syrian ready to perish was my father. Jacob is here called a Syrian. Their nation in its infancy sojourned in Egypt as strangers, they served there as slaves. They were a poor, despised, oppressed people in Egypt; and though become rich and great, had no reason to be proud, secure, or forgetful of God. He must thankfully acknowledge God's great goodness to Israel. The comfort we have in our own enjoyments, should lead us to be thankful for our share in public peace and plenty; and with present mercies we should bless the Lord for the former mercies we remember, and the further mercies we expect and hope for. He must offer his basket of first-fruits. Whatever good thing God gives us, it is his will that we make the most comfortable use we can of it, tracing the streams to the Fountain of all consolation.

Verses 12-15 How should the earth yield its increase, or, if it does, what comfort can we take in it, unless therewith our God gives us his blessing? All this represented the covenant relation between a reconciled God and every true believer, and the privileges and duties belonging to it. We must be watchful, and show that according to the covenant of grace in Christ Jesus, the Lord is our God, and we are his people, waiting in his appointed way for the performance of his gracious promises.

Verses 16-19 Moses here enforces the precepts. They are God's laws, therefore thou shalt do them, to that end were they given thee; do them, and dispute them not; do them, and draw not back; do them, not carelessly and hypocritically, but with thy heart and soul, thy whole heart and thy whole soul. We forswear ourselves, and break the most sacred engagement, if, when we have taken the Lord to be our God, we do not make conscience of obeying his ( 1 Peter. 1:2 ) should be holy, ( Ephesians 1:4 ) ; purified a peculiar people, that we might not only do good works, but be zealous in them, Tit. 2:14 . Holiness is true honour, and the only way to everlasting honour.

Deuteronomy 26 Commentary - Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

CHAPTER 26

Deuteronomy 26:1-15 . THE CONFESSION OF HIM THAT OFFERS THE BASKET OF FIRST FRUITS.

2. Thou shalt take of the first of all the fruit of the earth--The Israelites in Canaan, being God's tenants-at-will, were required to give Him tribute in the form of first-fruits and tithes. No Israelite was at liberty to use any productions of his field until he had presented the required offerings. The tribute began to be exigible after the settlement in the promised land, and it was yearly repeated at one of the great feasts ( Leviticus 2:14 , 23:10 , 23:15 , Numbers 28:26 , Deuteronomy 16:9 ). Every master of a family carried it on his shoulders in a little basket of osier, peeled willow, or palm leaves, and brought it to the sanctuary.

5. thou shalt say . . . A Syrian ready to perish was my father--rather, "a wandering Syrian." The ancestors of the Hebrews were nomad shepherds, either Syrians by birth as Abraham, or by long residence as Jacob. When they were established as a nation in the possession of the promised land, they were indebted to God's unmerited goodness for their distinguished privileges, and in token of gratitude they brought this basket of first-fruits.

11. thou shalt rejoice--feasting with friends and the Levites, who were invited on such occasions to share in the cheerful festivities that followed oblations ( Deuteronomy 12:7 , 16:10-15 ).

12-15. When thou hast made an end of tithing all the tithes of thine increase the third year--Among the Hebrews there were two tithings. The first was appropriated to the Levites ( Numbers 18:21 ). The second, being the tenth of what remained, was brought to Jerusalem in kind; or it was converted into money, and the owner, on arriving in the capital, purchased sheep, bread, and oil ( Deuteronomy 14:22 Deuteronomy 14:23 ). This was done for two consecutive years. But this second tithing was eaten at home, and the third year distributed among the poor of the place ( Deuteronomy 14:28 Deuteronomy 14:29 ).

13. thou shalt say before the Lord thy God, I have brought away the hallowed things out of mine house--This was a solemn declaration that nothing which should be devoted to the divine service had been secretly reserved for personal use.

14. I have not eaten thereof in my mourning--in a season of sorrow, which brought defilement on sacred things; under a pretense of poverty, and grudging to give any away to the poor.
neither . . . for any unclean use--that is, any common purpose, different from what God had appointed and which would have been a desecration of it.
nor given ought thereof for the dead--on any funeral service, or, to an idol, which is a dead thing.