New International Version
Then Moses set aside three cities east of the Jordan,
King James Bible
Then Moses severed three cities on this side Jordan toward the sunrising;
Darby Bible Translation
Then Moses separated three cities on this side the Jordan toward the sun-rising,
World English Bible
Then Moses set apart three cities beyond the Jordan toward the sunrise;
Young's Literal Translation
Then Moses separateth three cities beyond the Jordan, towards the sun-rising,
Deuteronomy 4:41 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Then Moses severed three cities - See the law relative to the cities of refuge explained, Numbers 35:11 (note), etc.
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"Lest thou forget." --DEUTERONOMY iv. 5-13. That is surely the worst affront we can put upon anybody. We may oppose a man and hinder him in his work, or we may directly injure him, or we may ignore him, and treat him as nothing. Or we may forget him! Opposition, injury, contempt, neglect, forgetfulness! Surely this is a descending scale, and the last is the worst. And yet we can forget the Lord God. We can forget all His benefits. We can easily put Him out of mind. We can live as though He were …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
Of the Cities of Refuge.
"Destroyed for Lack of Knowledge"
The Second Commandment
"Six of the towns you give the Levites will be cities of refuge, to which a person who has killed someone may flee. In addition, give them forty-two other towns.
Give three on this side of the Jordan and three in Canaan as cities of refuge.
to which anyone who had killed a person could flee if they had unintentionally killed a neighbor without malice aforethought. They could flee into one of these cities and save their life.
then set aside for yourselves three cities in the land the LORD your God is giving you to possess.
"Tell the Israelites to designate the cities of refuge, as I instructed you through Moses,
So they set apart Kedesh in Galilee in the hill country of Naphtali, Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron) in the hill country of Judah.
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