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Exodus 16:25

    Exodus 16:25 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Moses said, Eat that to day; for to day is a sabbath unto the LORD: to day ye shall not find it in the field.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Moses said, Eat that to day; for to day is a sabbath to the LORD: to day you shall not find it in the field.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Moses said, Eat that to-day; for to-day is a sabbath unto Jehovah: to-day ye shall not find it in the field.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Moses said, Make your meal today of what you have, for this day is a Sabbath to the Lord: today you will not get any in the fields.

    Webster's Revision

    And Moses said, Eat that to-day; for to-day is a sabbath unto Jehovah: to-day ye shall not find it in the field.

    World English Bible

    Moses said, "Eat that today, for today is a Sabbath to Yahweh. Today you shall not find it in the field.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Moses said, Eat that today; for today is a sabbath unto the LORD: today ye shall not find it in the field.

    Definitions for Exodus 16:25

    Sabbath - A rest; cessation from work.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 16:25

    Eat that today - The practical observance of the Sabbath was thus formally instituted before the giving of the law. The people were to abstain from the ordinary work of every day life: they were not to collect food, nor, as it would seem, even to prepare it as on other days.