10 The LORD also said to Moses, "Go to the people and 1consecrate them today and tomorrow, and let them 2wash their garments;
11 and let them be ready for the third day, for on 3the third day the LORD will come down on Mount Sinai in the sight of all the people.
References for Exodus 19:11
12 "You shall set bounds for the people all around, saying, 'Beware that you do not go up on the mountain or touch the border of it; 4whoever touches the mountain shall surely be put to death.
References for Exodus 19:12
    • c 19:12 - Lit "Take heed to yourselves"
      13 'No hand shall touch him, but 5he shall surely be stoned or shot through; whether beast or man, he shall not live.' When the ram's horn sounds a long blast, they shall come up to 6the mountain."
      References for Exodus 19:13
      14 So Moses went down from the mountain to the people and consecrated the people, and they washed their garments.
      15 He said to the people, "Be ready for the third day; do not go near a woman."
      16 7So it came about on the third day, when it was morning, that there were thunder and lightning flashes and a thick cloud upon the mountain and a very loud trumpet sound, so that all the people who were in the camp trembled.
      References for Exodus 19:16
      17 And Moses brought the people out of the camp to meet God, and they stood at the foot of the mountain.
      References for Exodus 19:17
        • f 19:17 - Lit "lower part"

          The LORD Visits Sinai

          19 When the sound of the trumpet grew louder and louder, Moses spoke and 12God answered him with thunder.
          References for Exodus 19:19
            • h 19:19 - Or "a voice;" lit "a sound"
              20 13The LORD came down on Mount Sinai, to the top of the mountain; and the LORD called Moses to the top of the mountain, and Moses went up.
              References for Exodus 19:20
              21 Then the LORD spoke to Moses, "Go down, warn the people, so that 14they do not break through to the LORD to gaze, and many of them perish.
              References for Exodus 19:21
                  22 "Also let the 15priests who come near to the LORD consecrate themselves, or else the LORD will break out against them."
                  References for Exodus 19:22
                  23 Moses said to the LORD, "The people cannot * come up to Mount Sinai, for You warned us, saying, '16Set bounds about the mountain and consecrate it.' "
                  References for Exodus 19:23
                    • k 19:23 - Lit "testified to"