New American Standard Bible
then teach them the statutes and the laws, and make known to them the way in which they are to walk and the work they are to do.
King James Bible
And thou shalt teach them ordinances and laws, and shalt shew them the way wherein they must walk, and the work that they must do.
Darby Bible Translation
and teach them the statutes and the laws, and make known to them the way in which they must walk, and the work that they must do.
World English Bible
You shall teach them the statutes and the laws, and shall show them the way in which they must walk, and the work that they must do.
Young's Literal Translation
and thou hast warned them concerning the statutes and the laws, and hast made known to them the way in which they go, and the work which they do.
Exodus 18:20 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Teach them - The Hebrew word is emphatic, and signifies "enlightenment." The text gives four distinct points:
(a) the "ordinances," or specific enactments,
(b) "the laws," or general regulations,
(c) "the way," the general course of duty,
(d) "the works," each specific act.
LibraryThe Origin and Growth of Law.
MOSES' WORK AS JUDGE AND PROPHET.--Ex. 18; 1-27; 33:5-11. Parallel References. Hist. Bible I, 198-203. Prin. of Politics, Ch. VI. Maine, Ancient Law. Jehovah spake to Moses face to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend--Ex. 33: 11. And Moses chose able men out of all Israel, and made them heads over the people, rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens. And they judged the people at all seasons: the hard cases they brought unto Moses, but every small …
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The Seven Deacons
"I commanded you at that time all the things that you should do.
"Now, O Israel, listen to the statutes and the judgments which I am teaching you to perform, so that you may live and go in and take possession of the land which the LORD, the God of your fathers, is giving you.
"See, I have taught you statutes and judgments just as the LORD my God commanded me, that you should do thus in the land where you are entering to possess it.
Then Moses summoned all Israel and said to them: "Hear, O Israel, the statutes and the ordinances which I am speaking today in your hearing, that you may learn them and observe them carefully.
Let me hear Your lovingkindness in the morning; For I trust in You; Teach me the way in which I should walk; For to You I lift up my soul.
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