Parallel Bible results for Exodus 23:20-33

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Exodus 23:20-33

RSV 20 "Behold, I send an angel before you, to guard you on the way and to bring you to the place which I have prepared. NIV 20 "See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the place I have prepared. RSV 21 Give heed to him and hearken to his voice, do not rebel against him, for he will not pardon your transgression; for my name is in him NIV 21 Pay attention to him and listen to what he says. Do not rebel against him; he will not forgive your rebellion, since my Name is in him RSV 22 "But if you hearken attentively to his voice and do all that I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and an adversary to your adversaries. NIV 22 If you listen carefully to what he says and do all that I say, I will be an enemy to your enemies and will oppose those who oppose you. RSV 23 "When my angel goes before you, and brings you in to the Amorites, and the Hittites, and the Per'izzites, and the Canaanites, the Hivites, and the Jeb'usites, and I blot them out, NIV 23 My angel will go ahead of you and bring you into the land of the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Canaanites, Hivites and Jebusites, and I will wipe them out. RSV 24 you shall not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do according to their works, but you shall utterly overthrow them and break their pillars in pieces. NIV 24 Do not bow down before their gods or worship them or follow their practices. You must demolish them and break their sacred stones to pieces. RSV 25 You shall serve the LORD your God, and I will bless your bread and your water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of you. NIV 25 Worship the LORD your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you, RSV 26 None shall cast her young or be barren in your land; I will fulfil the number of your days. NIV 26 and none will miscarry or be barren in your land. I will give you a full life span. RSV 27 I will send my terror before you, and will throw into confusion all the people against whom you shall come, and I will make all your enemies turn their backs to you. NIV 27 "I will send my terror ahead of you and throw into confusion every nation you encounter. I will make all your enemies turn their backs and run. RSV 28 And I will send hornets before you, which shall drive out Hivite, Canaanite, and Hittite from before you. NIV 28 I will send the hornet ahead of you to drive the Hivites, Canaanites and Hittites out of your way. RSV 29 I will not drive them out from before you in one year, lest the land become desolate and the wild beasts multiply against you. NIV 29 But I will not drive them out in a single year, because the land would become desolate and the wild animals too numerous for you. RSV 30 Little by little I will drive them out from before you, until you are increased and possess the land. NIV 30 Little by little I will drive them out before you, until you have increased enough to take possession of the land. RSV 31 And I will set your bounds from the Red Sea to the sea of the Philistines, and from the wilderness to the Euphra'tes; for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand, and you shall drive them out before you. NIV 31 "I will establish your borders from the Red Sea to the Sea of the Philistines, and from the desert to the River. I will hand over to you the people who live in the land and you will drive them out before you. RSV 32 You shall make no covenant with them or with their gods. NIV 32 Do not make a covenant with them or with their gods. RSV 33 They shall not dwell in your land, lest they make you sin against me; for if you serve their gods, it will surely be a snare to you." NIV 33 Do not let them live in your land, or they will cause you to sin against me, because the worship of their gods will certainly be a snare to you."