Leviticus 22:24
New International Version
You must not offer to the LORD an animal whose testicles are bruised, crushed, torn or cut. You must not do this in your own land,

New Living Translation
If an animal has damaged testicles or is castrated, you may not offer it to the LORD. You must never do this in your own land,

English Standard Version
Any animal that has its testicles bruised or crushed or torn or cut you shall not offer to the LORD; you shall not do it within your land,

Berean Study Bible
You are not to present to the LORD an animal whose testicles are bruised, crushed, torn, or cut; you are not to sacrifice them in your land.

King James Bible
Ye shall not offer unto the LORD that which is bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut; neither shall ye make any offering thereof in your land.

New King James Version
‘You shall not offer to the LORD what is bruised or crushed, or torn or cut; nor shall you make any offering of them in your land.

New American Standard Bible
Also anything with its testicles squashed, crushed, torn off, or cut off, you shall not offer to the LORD, nor sacrifice in your land,

NASB 1995
Also anything with its testicles bruised or crushed or torn or cut, you shall not offer to the LORD, or sacrifice in your land,

NASB 1977
‘Also anything with its testicles bruised or crushed or torn or cut, you shall not offer to the LORD, or sacrifice in your land,

Amplified Bible
You shall not offer to the LORD any animal which has its testicles bruised or crushed or torn or cut off, or sacrifice it in your land.

Christian Standard Bible
You are not to present to the LORD anything that has bruised, crushed, torn, or severed testicles; you must not sacrifice them in your land.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You are not to present to the LORD anything that has bruised, crushed, torn, or severed testicles; you must not sacrifice them in your land.

American Standard Version
That which hath its stones bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut, ye shall not offer unto Jehovah; neither shall ye do thus in your land.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And what is bruised, or what is castrated, or what is mutilated you shall not bring to LORD JEHOVAH and you shall not serve in your land.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
That which has broken testicles, or is crushed or gelt or mutilated, - thou shalt not offer them to the Lord, neither shall ye sacrifice them upon your land.

Contemporary English Version
As long as you live in this land, don't offer an animal with injured testicles.

Douay-Rheims Bible
You shall not offer to the Lord any beast that hath the testicles bruised, or crushed, or cut and taken away: neither shall you do any such thing in your land.

English Revised Version
That which hath its stones bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut, ye shall not offer unto the LORD; neither shall ye do thus in your land.

Good News Translation
Do not offer to the LORD any animal whose testicles have been crushed, cut, bruised, or torn off. This is not permitted in your land.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Never bring the LORD an animal that has bruised, crushed, torn out, or cut out testicles. Never do any of these things to an animal in your land.

International Standard Version
You are not to bring to the LORD an animal that has been emasculated, crushed, torn, or cut apart. You are not to practice this in your land.

JPS Tanakh 1917
That which hath its stones bruised, or crushed, or torn, or cut, ye shall not offer unto the LORD; neither shall ye do thus in your land.

Literal Standard Version
As for bruised, or beaten, or torn, or cut—you do not bring [it] near to YHWH; and in your land you do not do it.

NET Bible
You must not present to the LORD something with testicles that are bruised, crushed, torn, or cut off; you must not do this in your land.

New Heart English Bible
That which has its testicles bruised, crushed, broken, or cut, you shall not offer to the LORD; neither shall you do thus in your land.

World English Bible
That which has its testicles bruised, crushed, broken, or cut, you shall not offer to Yahweh; neither shall you do thus in your land.

Young's Literal Translation
As to a bruised, or beaten, or enlarged, or cut thing -- ye do not bring it near to Jehovah; even in your land ye do not do it.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Worthy Offerings
23You may present as a freewill offering an ox or sheep that has a deformed or stunted limb, but it is not acceptable in fulfillment of a vow. 24You are not to present to the LORD an animal whose testicles are bruised, crushed, torn, or cut; you are not to sacrifice them in your land. 25Neither you nor a foreigner shall present food to your God from any such animal. They will not be accepted on your behalf, because they are deformed and flawed.’ ”…

Cross References
Leviticus 21:20
or who is a hunchback or dwarf, or who has an eye defect, a festering rash, scabs, or a crushed testicle.

Leviticus 22:23
You may present as a freewill offering an ox or sheep that has a deformed or stunted limb, but it is not acceptable in fulfillment of a vow.

Deuteronomy 23:1
No man with crushed or severed genitals may enter the assembly of the LORD.


Treasury of Scripture

You shall not offer to the LORD that which is bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut; neither shall you make any offering thereof in your land.

broken, or cut.

Leviticus 22:20
But whatsoever hath a blemish, that shall ye not offer: for it shall not be acceptable for you.

Deuteronomy 23:1
He that is wounded in the stones, or hath his privy member cut off, shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD.









(24) That which is bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut.--These four terms express the four ways which the ancients used to emasculate animals.

Neither shall ye make any offering thereof in your land.--Better, and this shall ye not do in your land; that is, not only are animals thus mutilated prohibited as offerings for the altar, but this practice of gelding is altogether forbidden to the Israelites with regard to any animal whatsoever throughout the country. This law is binding upon the orthodox Jews to this day, and the question has recently been discussed by some of their spiritual guides, since it seriously affects those of their community who are engaged in farming land.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
You are not
לֹ֥א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

to present
תַקְרִ֖יבוּ (ṯaq·rî·ḇū)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's 7126: To come near, approach

to the LORD
לַֽיהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

[an animal whose testicles are] bruised,
וּמָע֤וּךְ (ū·mā·‘ūḵ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine singular
Strong's 4600: To press, to pierce, emasculate, handle

crushed,
וְכָתוּת֙ (wə·ḵā·ṯūṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine singular
Strong's 3807: To bruise, violently strike

torn,
וְנָת֣וּק (wə·nā·ṯūq)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine singular
Strong's 5423: To pull, draw, or tear away, apart, or off

or cut;
וְכָר֔וּת (wə·ḵā·rūṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine singular
Strong's 3772: To cut, to destroy, consume, to covenant

you are not to
לֹ֥א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

sacrifice them
תַעֲשֽׂוּ׃ (ṯa·‘ă·śū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's 6213: To do, make

in your land.
וּֽבְאַרְצְכֶ֖ם (ū·ḇə·’ar·ṣə·ḵem)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct | second person masculine plural
Strong's 776: Earth, land


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