|The Message (MSG)
||New International Version (NIV)
47 Yes. This is no small matter for you; it's your life. In keeping this word you'll have a good and long life in this land that you're crossing the Jordan to possess."
47 They are not just idle words for you--they are your life. By them you will live long in the land you are crossing the Jordan to possess."
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