Deuteronomy 2:1-6 NAS

Wanderings in the Wilderness

1 "1Then we turned and set out for the wilderness by the way to the Red * Sea, as the LORD spoke to me, and circled 2Mount Seir for many days.

References for Deuteronomy 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Lit "Sea of Reeds"
      2 "And the LORD spoke to me, saying,
      3 'You have circled this mountain long enough. Now turn north,
      4 3and command the people, saying, "You will pass through the 4territory of your brothers the sons of Esau who live in Seir; and 5they will be afraid of you. So be very careful;

      References for Deuteronomy 2:4

      5 do not provoke them, for I will not give you any of their land, even as little as a footstep * * 6because I have given Mount Seir to Esau as a possession.

      References for Deuteronomy 2:5

        • b 2:5 - Or "engage in strife with"
        • c 2:5 - Lit "treading of a sole of a foot"
          6 "You shall buy food from them with money so that you may eat, and you shall also purchase water from them with money so that you may drink.