New International Version
Use honest scales and honest weights, an honest ephah and an honest hin. I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt.
King James Bible
Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin, shall ye have: I am the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt.
Darby Bible Translation
just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin shall ye have: I am Jehovah your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt.
World English Bible
You shall have just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin. I am Yahweh your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt.
Young's Literal Translation
righteous balances, righteous weights, a righteous ephah, and a righteous hin ye have; I am Jehovah your God, who hath brought you out from the land of Egypt;
Leviticus 19:36 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Just balances - Scales, steel-yard, etc. Weights, אבנים abanim, stones, as the weights appear to have been originally formed out of stones. Ephah, hin, etc., see before.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
weights [heb] stones
LibraryFebruary the Thirteenth Grudges
"Thou shalt not bear any grudge." --LEVITICUS xix. 11-18. How searching is that demand upon the soul! My forgiveness of my brother is to be complete. No sullenness is to remain, no sulky temper which so easily gives birth to thunder and lightning. There is to be no painful aloofness, no assumption of a superiority which rains contempt upon the offender. When I forgive, I am not to carry any powder forward on the journey. I am to empty out all my explosives, all my ammunition of anger and revenge. …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
The Law of Love
Parable of the Good Samaritan.
Appendix xiv. The Law in Messianic Times.
"'Keep all my decrees and all my laws and follow them. I am the LORD.'"
Do not have two differing weights in your bag--one heavy, one light.
1 Chronicles 23:29
They were in charge of the bread set out on the table, the special flour for the grain offerings, the thin loaves made without yeast, the baking and the mixing, and all measurements of quantity and size.
The LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.
Differing weights and differing measures-- the LORD detests them both.
You are to use accurate scales, an accurate ephah and an accurate bath.
Shall I acquit someone with dishonest scales, with a bag of false weights?
Jump to PreviousBalances Egypt Ephah Hin Honest Measures Scales True. Use Weights
Jump to NextBalances Egypt Ephah Hin Honest Measures Scales True. Use Weights
LinksLeviticus 19:36 NIV
Leviticus 19:36 NLT
Leviticus 19:36 ESV
Leviticus 19:36 NASB
Leviticus 19:36 KJV
Leviticus 19:36 Bible Apps
Leviticus 19:36 Biblia Paralela
Leviticus 19:36 Chinese Bible
Leviticus 19:36 French Bible
Leviticus 19:36 German Bible
Leviticus 19:36 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.