New Living Translation
So I took the stone tablets and threw them to the ground, smashing them before your eyes.
King James Bible
And I took the two tables, and cast them out of my two hands, and brake them before your eyes.
Darby Bible Translation
And I seized the two tables, and cast them out of my two hands, and broke them before your eyes.
World English Bible
I took hold of the two tables, and cast them out of my two hands, and broke them before your eyes.
Young's Literal Translation
'And I lay hold on the two tables, and cast them out of my two hands, and break them before your eyes,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:17 I brake them before your eyes - Not by an unbridled passion, but in zeal for God's honour, and by the direction of God's spirit, to signify to tine people, that the covenant between God and them contained in those tables was broken and they were now cast out of God's favour, and could expect nothing from him but fiery indignation.
When they came near the camp, Moses saw the calf and the dancing, and he burned with anger. He threw the stone tablets to the ground, smashing them at the foot of the mountain.
There below me I could see that you had sinned against the LORD your God. You had melted gold and made a calf idol for yourselves. How quickly you had turned away from the path the LORD had commanded you to follow!
"Then, as before, I threw myself down before the LORD for forty days and nights. I ate no bread and drank no water because of the great sin you had committed by doing what the LORD hated, provoking him to anger.
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