Deuteronomy 33:1-5 NIV

Moses Blesses the Tribes

33:1-29Ref -- Ge 49:1-28

1 This is the blessing1 that Moses the man of God2 pronounced on the Israelites before his death.

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2 He said: "The LORD came from Sinai3 and dawned over them from Seir;4 he shone forth5 from Mount Paran.6 He came witha myriads of holy ones7 from the south, from his mountain slopes.b

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    • a 33:2 - Or "from"
    • b 33:2 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
      3 Surely it is you who love8 the people; all the holy ones are in your hand.9 At your feet they all bow down,10 and from you receive instruction,

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      4 the law that Moses gave us,11 the possession of the assembly of Jacob.12

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      5 He was king13 over Jeshurunc14 when the leaders of the people assembled, along with the tribes of Israel.

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        • c 33:5 - "Jeshurun" means "the upright one," that is, Israel; also in verse 26.