Numbers 27:19

19 Have him stand before Eleazar the priest and the entire assembly and commission him in their presence.

Numbers 27:19 in Other Translations

KJV
19 And set him before Eleazar the priest, and before all the congregation; and give him a charge in their sight.
ESV
19 Make him stand before Eleazar the priest and all the congregation, and you shall commission him in their sight.
NLT
19 Present him to Eleazar the priest before the whole community, and publicly commission him to lead the people.
MSG
19 Stand him before Eleazar the priest in front of the entire congregation and commission him with everyone watching.
CSB
19 Have him stand before Eleazar the priest and the whole community, and commission him in their sight.

Numbers 27:19 In-Context

17 to go out and come in before them, one who will lead them out and bring them in, so the LORD’s people will not be like sheep without a shepherd.”
18 So the LORD said to Moses, “Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is the spirit of leadership, and lay your hand on him.
19 Have him stand before Eleazar the priest and the entire assembly and commission him in their presence.
20 Give him some of your authority so the whole Israelite community will obey him.
21 He is to stand before Eleazar the priest, who will obtain decisions for him by inquiring of the Urim before the LORD. At his command he and the entire community of the Israelites will go out, and at his command they will come in.”

Cross References 2

  • 1. ver 23; Deuteronomy 3:28; Deuteronomy 31:14,23
  • 2. Deuteronomy 31:7
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