Leviticus 19:1

Various Laws

1 The LORD said to Moses,

Leviticus 19:1 in Other Translations

King James Version (KJV)
1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,
English Standard Version (ESV)
1 And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
New Living Translation (NLT)
1 The LORD also said to Moses,
The Message Bible (MSG)
1 God spoke to Moses:
American Standard Version (ASV)
1 And Jehovah spake unto Moses, saying,
GOD'S WORD Translation (GW)
1 The LORD spoke to Moses,
New International Reader's Version (NIRV)
1 The LORD spoke to Moses. He said,

Leviticus 19:1 Meaning and Commentary

Leviticus 19:1

And the Lord spake unto Moses
About the same, or quickly after he had delivered the above laws to him; and there are many in this chapter, which were before given, and here repeated: saying;
as follows.

Leviticus 19:1 In-Context

1 The LORD said to Moses,
2 “Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: ‘Be holy because I, the LORD your God, am holy.
3 “ ‘Each of you must respect your mother and father, and you must observe my Sabbaths. I am the LORD your God.
4 “ ‘Do not turn to idols or make metal gods for yourselves. I am the LORD your God.
5 “ ‘When you sacrifice a fellowship offering to the LORD, sacrifice it in such a way that it will be accepted on your behalf.
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