Parallel Bible results for Deuteronomy 1:9-15

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Deuteronomy 1:9-15

NIV 9 At that time I said to you, "You are too heavy a burden for me to carry alone. NIV 9 At that time I said to you, "You are too heavy a burden for me to carry alone. NIV 10 The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as many as the stars in the sky. NIV 10 The LORD your God has increased your numbers so that today you are as many as the stars in the sky. NIV 11 May the LORD, the God of your fathers, increase you a thousand times and bless you as he has promised! NIV 11 May the LORD, the God of your fathers, increase you a thousand times and bless you as he has promised! NIV 12 But how can I bear your problems and your burdens and your disputes all by myself ? NIV 12 But how can I bear your problems and your burdens and your disputes all by myself ? NIV 13 Choose some wise, understanding and respected men from each of your tribes, and I will set them over you." NIV 13 Choose some wise, understanding and respected men from each of your tribes, and I will set them over you." NIV 14 You answered me, "What you propose to do is good." NIV 14 You answered me, "What you propose to do is good." NIV 15 So I took the leading men of your tribes, wise and respected men, and appointed them to have authority over you--as commanders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties and of tens and as tribal officials. NIV 15 So I took the leading men of your tribes, wise and respected men, and appointed them to have authority over you--as commanders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties and of tens and as tribal officials.