Numbers 27:20

20 Give him some of your authority so the whole Israelite community will obey him.

Numbers 27:20 in Other Translations

KJV
20 And thou shalt put some of thine honour upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may be obedient.
ESV
20 You shall invest him with some of your authority, that all the congregation of the people of Israel may obey.
NLT
20 Transfer some of your authority to him so the whole community of Israel will obey him.
MSG
20 Pass your magisterial authority over to him so that the whole congregation of the People of Israel will listen obediently to him.
CSB
20 Confer some of your authority on him so that the entire Israelite community will obey [him].

Numbers 27:20 In-Context

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.”
22 Moses did as the LORD commanded him. He took Joshua and had him stand before Eleazar the priest and the whole assembly.

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