Deuteronomy 1:1-10 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan—in the wilderness, on the plain opposite Suph, between Paran and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Di-zahab. 1 These are the words Moses spoke to all Israel in the desert east of the Jordan--that is, in the Arabah--opposite Suph, between Paran and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth and Dizahab.
2 (By the way of Mount Seir it takes eleven days to reach Kadesh-barnea from Horeb.) 2 (It takes eleven days to go from Horeb to Kadesh Barnea by the Mount Seir road.)
3 In the fortieth year, on the first day of the eleventh month, Moses spoke to the Israelites just as the Lord had commanded him to speak to them. 3 In the fortieth year, on the first day of the eleventh month, Moses proclaimed to the Israelites all that the LORD had commanded him concerning them.
4 This was after he had defeated King Sihon of the Amorites, who reigned in Heshbon, and King Og of Bashan, who reigned in Ashtaroth and in Edrei. 4 This was after he had defeated Sihon king of the Amorites, who reigned in Heshbon, and at Edrei had defeated Og king of Bashan, who reigned in Ashtaroth.
5 Beyond the Jordan in the land of Moab, Moses undertook to expound this law as follows: 5 East of the Jordan in the territory of Moab, Moses began to expound this law, saying:
6 The Lord our God spoke to us at Horeb, saying, "You have stayed long enough at this mountain. 6 The LORD our God said to us at Horeb, "You have stayed long enough at this mountain.
7 Resume your journey, and go into the hill country of the Amorites as well as into the neighboring regions—the Arabah, the hill country, the Shephelah, the Negeb, and the seacoast—the land of the Canaanites and the Lebanon, as far as the great river, the river Euphrates. 7 Break camp and advance into the hill country of the Amorites; go to all the neighboring peoples in the Arabah, in the mountains, in the western foothills, in the Negev and along the coast, to the land of the Canaanites and to Lebanon, as far as the great river, the Euphrates.
8 See, I have set the land before you; go in and take possession of the land that I swore to your ancestors, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give to them and to their descendants after them." 8 See, I have given you this land. Go in and take possession of the land that the LORD swore he would give to your fathers--to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob--and to their descendants after them."
9 At that time I said to you, "I am unable by myself to bear you. 9 At that time I said to you, "You are too heavy a burden for me to carry alone.
10 The Lord your God has multiplied you, so that today you are as numerous as the stars of heaven. 10 The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as many as the stars in the sky.