Exodus 19:12

Overview - Exodus 19
The people arrive at Sinai.
God's message by Moses unto the people out of the mount.
The people's answer returned again.
The people are prepared against the third day, for the giving of the law.
12 The mountain must not be touched.
16 The fearful presence of God upon the mount.
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Exodus 19:12  (King James Version)
And thou shalt set bounds unto the people round about, saying, Take heed to yourselves, that ye go not up into the mount, or touch the border of it: whosoever toucheth the mount shall be surely put to death:

set bounds
Exodus 19:21 Exodus 19:23 ; Joshua 3:4

10:28 34:12 Deuteronomy 2:4 ; 4:9

or touch
Hebrews 12:20 Hebrews 12:21