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1 Chronicles 29:5

    1 Chronicles 29:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The gold for things of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. And who then is willing to consecrate his service this day unto the LORD?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The gold for things of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. And who then is willing to consecrate his service this day to the LORD?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    of gold for the things of gold, and of silver for the things of'silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. Who then offereth willingly to consecrate himself this day unto Jehovah?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Gold for the gold things, and silver for the silver things, and for every sort of work to be done by the expert workmen. Who then will come forward, offering himself this day for the Lord's work?

    Webster's Revision

    of gold for the things of gold, and of silver for the things of'silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. Who then offereth willingly to consecrate himself this day unto Jehovah?

    World English Bible

    of gold for the [things of] gold, and of silver for the [things of] silver, and for all kinds of work [to be made] by the hands of artificers. Who then offers willingly to consecrate himself this day to Yahweh?"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    of gold for the things of gold, and of silver for the things of silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. Who then offereth willingly to consecrate himself this day unto the LORD?

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 29:5

    Consecrate - To regard as set apart or separate.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 29:5

    To consecrate his service - למלאות ידו lemalloth yado, to fill his hand; to bring an offering to the Lord.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 29:5

    To consecrate his service - literally, as in the margin, "to fill his hand," i. e., "to come with full hands to Yahweh." The words contain an appeal to the assembly for voluntary offerings.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Chronicles 29:5

    29:5 To consecrate - To offer an offering, as I have done. Heb. To fill his hand unto the Lord. They that engage themselves in the service of God, will have their hands full: there is work enough for the whole man in that service.