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Deuteronomy 31

NLT 1 When Moses had finished giving these instructions to all the people of Israel, NIV 1 Then Moses went out and spoke these words to all Israel: NLT 2 he said, “I am now 120 years old, and I am no longer able to lead you. The has told me, ‘You will not cross the Jordan River.’ NIV 2 "I am now a hundred and twenty years old and I am no longer able to lead you. The LORD has said to me, 'You shall not cross the Jordan.' NLT 3 But the your God himself will cross over ahead of you. He will destroy the nations living there, and you will take possession of their land. Joshua will lead you across the river, just as the promised. NIV 3 The LORD your God himself will cross over ahead of you. He will destroy these nations before you, and you will take possession of their land. Joshua also will cross over ahead of you, as the LORD said. NLT 4 “The will destroy the nations living in the land, just as he destroyed Sihon and Og, the kings of the Amorites. NIV 4 And the LORD will do to them what he did to Sihon and Og, the kings of the Amorites, whom he destroyed along with their land. NLT 5 The will hand over to you the people who live there, and you must deal with them as I have commanded you. NIV 5 The LORD will deliver them to you, and you must do to them all that I have commanded you. NLT 6 So be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid and do not panic before them. For the your God will personally go ahead of you. He will neither fail you nor abandon you.” NIV 6 Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you." NLT 7 Then Moses called for Joshua, and as all Israel watched, he said to him, “Be strong and courageous! For you will lead these people into the land that the swore to their ancestors he would give them. You are the one who will divide it among them as their grants of land. NIV 7 Then Moses summoned Joshua and said to him in the presence of all Israel, "Be strong and courageous, for you must go with this people into the land that the LORD swore to their forefathers to give them, and you must divide it among them as their inheritance. NLT 8 Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the will personally go ahead of you. He will be with you; he will neither fail you nor abandon you.” NIV 8 The LORD himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged." NLT 9 So Moses wrote this entire body of instruction in a book and gave it to the priests, who carried the Ark of the ’s Covenant, and to the elders of Israel. NIV 9 So Moses wrote down this law and gave it to the priests, the sons of Levi, who carried the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and to all the elders of Israel. NLT 10 Then Moses gave them this command: “At the end of every seventh year, the Year of Release, during the Festival of Shelters, NIV 10 Then Moses commanded them: "At the end of every seven years, in the year for canceling debts, during the Feast of Tabernacles, NLT 11 you must read this Book of Instruction to all the people of Israel when they assemble before the your God at the place he chooses. NIV 11 when all Israel comes to appear before the LORD your God at the place he will choose, you shall read this law before them in their hearing. NLT 12 Call them all together—men, women, children, and the foreigners living in your towns—so they may hear this Book of Instruction and learn to fear the your God and carefully obey all the terms of these instructions. NIV 12 Assemble the people--men, women and children, and the aliens living in your towns--so they can listen and learn to fear the LORD your God and follow carefully all the words of this law. NLT 13 Do this so that your children who have not known these instructions will hear them and will learn to fear the your God. Do this as long as you live in the land you are crossing the Jordan to occupy.” NIV 13 Their children, who do not know this law, must hear it and learn to fear the LORD your God as long as you live in the land you are crossing the Jordan to possess." NLT 14 Then the said to Moses, “The time has come for you to die. Call Joshua and present yourselves at the Tabernacle, so that I may commission him there.” So Moses and Joshua went and presented themselves at the Tabernacle. NIV 14 The LORD said to Moses, "Now the day of your death is near. Call Joshua and present yourselves at the Tent of Meeting, where I will commission him." So Moses and Joshua came and presented themselves at the Tent of Meeting. NLT 15 And the appeared to them in a pillar of cloud that stood at the entrance to the sacred tent. NIV 15 Then the LORD appeared at the Tent in a pillar of cloud, and the cloud stood over the entrance to the Tent. NLT 16 The said to Moses, “You are about to die and join your ancestors. After you are gone, these people will begin to worship foreign gods, the gods of the land where they are going. They will abandon me and break my covenant that I have made with them. NIV 16 And the LORD said to Moses: "You are going to rest with your fathers, and these people will soon prostitute themselves to the foreign gods of the land they are entering. They will forsake me and break the covenant I made with them. NLT 17 Then my anger will blaze forth against them. I will abandon them, hiding my face from them, and they will be devoured. Terrible trouble will come down on them, and on that day they will say, ‘These disasters have come down on us because God is no longer among us!’ NIV 17 On that day I will become angry with them and forsake them; I will hide my face from them, and they will be destroyed. Many disasters and difficulties will come upon them, and on that day they will ask, 'Have not these disasters come upon us because our God is not with us?' NLT 18 At that time I will hide my face from them on account of all the evil they commit by worshiping other gods. NIV 18 And I will certainly hide my face on that day because of all their wickedness in turning to other gods. NLT 19 “So write down the words of this song, and teach it to the people of Israel. Help them learn it, so it may serve as a witness for me against them. NIV 19 "Now write down for yourselves this song and teach it to the Israelites and have them sing it, so that it may be a witness for me against them. NLT 20 For I will bring them into the land I swore to give their ancestors—a land flowing with milk and honey. There they will become prosperous, eat all the food they want, and become fat. But they will begin to worship other gods; they will despise me and break my covenant. NIV 20 When I have brought them into the land flowing with milk and honey, the land I promised on oath to their forefathers, and when they eat their fill and thrive, they will turn to other gods and worship them, rejecting me and breaking my covenant. NLT 21 And when great disasters come down on them, this song will stand as evidence against them, for it will never be forgotten by their descendants. I know the intentions of these people, even now before they have entered the land I swore to give them.” NIV 21 And when many disasters and difficulties come upon them, this song will testify against them, because it will not be forgotten by their descendants. I know what they are disposed to do, even before I bring them into the land I promised them on oath." NLT 22 So that very day Moses wrote down the words of the song and taught it to the Israelites. NIV 22 So Moses wrote down this song that day and taught it to the Israelites. NLT 23 Then the commissioned Joshua son of Nun with these words: “Be strong and courageous, for you must bring the people of Israel into the land I swore to give them. I will be with you.” NIV 23 The LORD gave this command to Joshua son of Nun: "Be strong and courageous, for you will bring the Israelites into the land I promised them on oath, and I myself will be with you." NLT 24 When Moses had finished writing this entire body of instruction in a book, NIV 24 After Moses finished writing in a book the words of this law from beginning to end, NLT 25 he gave this command to the Levites who carried the Ark of the ’s Covenant: NIV 25 he gave this command to the Levites who carried the ark of the covenant of the LORD: NLT 26 “Take this Book of Instruction and place it beside the Ark of the Covenant of the your God, so it may remain there as a witness against the people of Israel. NIV 26 "Take this Book of the Law and place it beside the ark of the covenant of the LORD your God. There it will remain as a witness against you. NLT 27 For I know how rebellious and stubborn you are. Even now, while I am still alive and am here with you, you have rebelled against the . How much more rebellious will you be after my death! NIV 27 For I know how rebellious and stiff-necked you are. If you have been rebellious against the LORD while I am still alive and with you, how much more will you rebel after I die! NLT 28 “Now summon all the elders and officials of your tribes, so that I can speak to them directly and call heaven and earth to witness against them. NIV 28 Assemble before me all the elders of your tribes and all your officials, so that I can speak these words in their hearing and call heaven and earth to testify against them. NLT 29 I know that after my death you will become utterly corrupt and will turn from the way I have commanded you to follow. In the days to come, disaster will come down on you, for you will do what is evil in the ’s sight, making him very angry with your actions.” NIV 29 For I know that after my death you are sure to become utterly corrupt and to turn from the way I have commanded you. In days to come, disaster will fall upon you because you will do evil in the sight of the LORD and provoke him to anger by what your hands have made." NLT 30 So Moses recited this entire song publicly to the assembly of Israel: NIV 30 And Moses recited the words of this song from beginning to end in the hearing of the whole assembly of Israel: