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Deuteronomy 33:1-5 NIV

Moses Blesses the Tribes

1 This is the blessing that Moses the man of God pronounced on the Israelites before his death.

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2 He said: “The LORD came from Sinai and dawned over them from Seir; he shone forth from Mount Paran. He came witha myriads of holy ones from the south, from his mountain slopes.b

References for Deuteronomy 33:2

    • ‹ 33:2 - Or "from"
    • Œ 33:2 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
      3 Surely it is you who love the people; all the holy ones are in your hand. At your feet they all bow down, and from you receive instruction,

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      4 the law that Moses gave us, the possession of the assembly of Jacob.

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      5 He was king over Jeshuruncwhen the leaders of the people assembled, along with the tribes of Israel.

      References for Deuteronomy 33:5

        •  33:5 - "Jeshurun" means "the upright one," that is, Israel; also in verse 26.

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          • a 33:2 - Or "from"
          • b 33:2 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
          • c 33:5 - "Jeshurun" means "the upright one," that is, Israel; also in verse 26.
          • d 33:6 - Or "but let"
          • e 33:16 - Or "of the one separated from"
          • f 33:28 - Septuagint; Hebrew "Jacob’s spring is"