New Living Translation
The people of Gad took the best land for themselves; a leader's share was assigned to them. When the leaders of the people were assembled, they carried out the LORD's justice and obeyed his regulations for Israel."
King James Bible
And he provided the first part for himself, because there, in a portion of the lawgiver, was he seated; and he came with the heads of the people, he executed the justice of the LORD, and his judgments with Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
And he provided the first part for himself, For there was reserved the portion of the lawgiver; And he came with the heads of the people; The justice of Jehovah and his judgments Hath he executed with Israel.
World English Bible
He provided the first part for himself, for there was the lawgiver's portion reserved. He came [with] the heads of the people. He executed the righteousness of Yahweh, His ordinances with Israel."
Young's Literal Translation
And he provideth the first part for himself, For there the portion of the lawgiver is covered, And he cometh with the heads of the people; The righteousness of Jehovah he hath done, And His judgments with Israel.
Deuteronomy 33:21 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
33:21 The first part - The first fruits of the land of promise, the country of Sihon, which was first conquered, which he is said to provide for himself, because he desired and obtained it of Moses. Of the law - giver - Of Moses, whose portion this is called, either because this part of the land beyond Jordan was the only part of the land which Moses was permitted to enter upon: or because it was given him by Moses, whereas the portions beyond Jordan were given to the several tribes by Joshua according to the direction of the lot. Seated - Heb. hid or protected: for their wives and children were secured in their cities, while many of their men went over to the war in Canaan. He came - He went, or he will go, to the war in Canaan, with the princes, or captains, or rulers of the people of Israel, that is, under their command and conduct, as indeed they did; or with the first of the people; or, in the front of the people, as the Syriack renders it; for this tribe and their brethren whose lot fell beyond Jordan, were to march into Canaan before their brethren. He executed - The just judgment of God against the Canaanites, as the rest of the Israelites did.
LibraryCovenanting Predicted in Prophecy.
The fact of Covenanting, under the Old Testament dispensations, being approved of God, gives a proof that it was proper then, which is accompanied by the voice of prophecy, affording evidence that even in periods then future it should no less be proper. The argument for the service that is afforded by prophecy is peculiar, and, though corresponding with evidence from other sources, is independent. Because that God willed to make known truth through his servants the prophets, we should receive it …
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting
Within what Tribe the Lake of Gennesaret Was.
1872 the Need of a Home Further West --Burning of the Marchmont Home --Home Restored by Canadian Gifts --Miss Macpherson and Miss Reavell Arrive in Canada
The tribes of Reuben and Gad owned vast numbers of livestock. So when they saw that the lands of Jazer and Gilead were ideally suited for their flocks and herds,
The families of the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and half the tribe of Manasseh have already received their grants of land
The armed warriors from the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and the half-tribe of Manasseh led the Israelites across the Jordan, just as Moses had directed.
Then Joshua called together the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and the half-tribe of Manasseh.
Jump to PreviousAssembled Best Carried Chose Commands Covered Decisions Decrees Executed Heads Israel Judgments Justice Kept Lawgiver Ordinances Part Portion Provided Provideth Reserved Right Righteous Righteousness Ruler Ruler's Seated
Jump to NextAssembled Best Carried Chose Commands Covered Decisions Decrees Executed Heads Israel Judgments Justice Kept Lawgiver Ordinances Part Portion Provided Provideth Reserved Right Righteous Righteousness Ruler Ruler's Seated
LinksDeuteronomy 33:21 NIV
Deuteronomy 33:21 NLT
Deuteronomy 33:21 ESV
Deuteronomy 33:21 NASB
Deuteronomy 33:21 KJV
Deuteronomy 33:21 Bible Apps
Deuteronomy 33:21 Biblia Paralela
Deuteronomy 33:21 Chinese Bible
Deuteronomy 33:21 French Bible
Deuteronomy 33:21 German Bible
Deuteronomy 33:21 Commentaries