Deuteronomy 24:22
New International Version
Remember that you were slaves in Egypt. That is why I command you to do this.

New Living Translation
Remember that you were slaves in the land of Egypt. That is why I am giving you this command.

English Standard Version
You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I command you to do this.

Berean Study Bible
Remember that you were slaves in the land of Egypt. Therefore I am commanding you to do this.

King James Bible
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

New King James Version
And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I command you to do this thing.

New American Standard Bible
And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

NASB 1995
“You shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

NASB 1977
“And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

Amplified Bible
You shall [thoughtfully] remember [the fact] that you were a slave in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.

Christian Standard Bible
Remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt. Therefore I am commanding you to do this.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt. Therefore I am commanding you to do this.”

American Standard Version
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And remember that you were a Servant in Egypt; because of this, I command you to make this response.”

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt; therefore I command thee to do this thing.

Contemporary English Version
You lived in poverty as slaves in Egypt until the LORD your God rescued you. That's why I am giving you these laws.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Remember that thou also wast a bondman in Egypt, and therefore I command thee to do this thing.

English Revised Version
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

Good News Translation
Never forget that you were slaves in Egypt; that is why I have given you this command.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Remember that you were slaves in Egypt. So I'm commanding you to do this.

International Standard Version
Remember to do this because you were slaves in the land of Egypt. That is why I'm commanding you to do this."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt; therefore I command thee to do this thing.

Literal Standard Version
and you have remembered that you have been a servant in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding you to do this thing.”

NET Bible
Remember that you were slaves in the land of Egypt; therefore, I am commanding you to do all this.

New Heart English Bible
You shall remember that you were a bondservant in the land of Egypt: therefore I command you to do this thing.

World English Bible
You shall remember that you were a bondservant in the land of Egypt: therefore I command you to do this thing.

Young's Literal Translation
and thou hast remembered that a servant thou hast been in the land of Egypt; therefore I am commanding thee to do this thing.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Additional Laws
21When you gather the grapes of your vineyard, you must not go over the vines again. What remains will be for the foreigner, the fatherless, and the widow. 22Remember that you were slaves in the land of Egypt. Therefore I am commanding you to do this.

Cross References
Deuteronomy 24:21
When you gather the grapes of your vineyard, you must not go over the vines again. What remains will be for the foreigner, the fatherless, and the widow.

Deuteronomy 25:1
If there is a dispute between men, they are to go to court to be judged, so that the innocent may be acquitted and the guilty condemned.


Treasury of Scripture

And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt: therefore I command you to do this thing.

Deuteronomy 24:18
But thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt, and the LORD thy God redeemed thee thence: therefore I command thee to do this thing.

Deuteronomy 5:14,15
But the seventh day is the sabbath of the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, nor thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thine ox, nor thine ass, nor any of thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates; that thy manservant and thy maidservant may rest as well as thou…

Deuteronomy 7:8
But because the LORD loved you, and because he would keep the oath which he had sworn unto your fathers, hath the LORD brought you out with a mighty hand, and redeemed you out of the house of bondmen, from the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Remember
וְזָ֣כַרְתָּ֔ (wə·zā·ḵar·tā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 2142: To mark, to remember, to mention, to be male

that
כִּי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

you were
הָיִ֖יתָ (hā·yî·ṯā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

slaves
עֶ֥בֶד (‘e·ḇeḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5650: Slave, servant

in the land
בְּאֶ֣רֶץ (bə·’e·reṣ)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 776: Earth, land

of Egypt.
מִצְרָ֑יִם (miṣ·rā·yim)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 4714: Egypt -- a son of Ham, also his descendants and their country in Northwest Africa

Therefore
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

I
אָנֹכִ֤י (’ā·nō·ḵî)
Pronoun - first person common singular
Strong's 595: I

am commanding
מְצַוְּךָ֙ (mə·ṣaw·wə·ḵā)
Verb - Piel - Participle - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 6680: To lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order

you to do
לַעֲשׂ֔וֹת (la·‘ă·śō·wṯ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 6213: To do, make

this.
הַזֶּֽה׃ (haz·zeh)
Article | Pronoun - masculine singular
Strong's 2088: This, that


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