New Living Translation
The law of the Lord says, "If a woman's first child is a boy, he must be dedicated to the LORD."
King James Bible
(As it is written in the law of the Lord, Every male that openeth the womb shall be called holy to the Lord;)
Darby Bible Translation
(as it is written in the law of the Lord: Every male that opens the womb shall be called holy to the Lord),
World English Bible
(as it is written in the law of the Lord, "Every male who opens the womb shall be called holy to the Lord"),
Young's Literal Translation
as it hath been written in the Law of the Lord, -- 'Every male opening a womb shall be called holy to the Lord,'
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2:23 Exo 13:2.
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"A light to lighten the Gentiles." --LUKE ii. 25-40. That was the wonder of wonders. Hitherto the light had been supposed to be for Israel alone; and now a heavenly splendour was to fall upon the Gentiles. Hitherto the light had been thought of as a lamp, illuming a single place; now it was to be a sun, shedding its glory upon a world. The "people that sat in darkness" are now to see "a great light." New regions are to be occupied; there is to be daybreak everywhere! "The Sun of Righteousness …
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"Dedicate to me every firstborn among the Israelites. The first offspring to be born, of both humans and animals, belongs to me."
you must present all firstborn sons and firstborn male animals to the LORD, for they belong to him.
for all the firstborn males are mine. On the day I struck down all the firstborn sons of the Egyptians, I set apart for myself all the firstborn in Israel, both of people and of animals. They are mine; I am the LORD."
For all the firstborn males among the people of Israel are mine, both of people and of animals. I set them apart for myself on the day I struck down all the firstborn sons of the Egyptians.
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