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Exodus 18:13

    Exodus 18:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass on the morrow, that Moses sat to judge the people: and the people stood by Moses from the morning unto the evening.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass on the morrow, that Moses sat to judge the people: and the people stood by Moses from the morning to the evening.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass on the morrow, that Moses sat to judge the people: and the people stood about Moses from the morning unto the evening.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now on the day after, Moses took his seat to give decisions for the people: and the people were waiting before Moses from morning till evening.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass on the morrow, that Moses sat to judge the people: and the people stood about Moses from the morning unto the evening.

    World English Bible

    It happened on the next day, that Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood around Moses from the morning to the evening.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass on the morrow, that Moses sat to judge the people: and the people stood about Moses from the morning unto the evening.

    Definitions for Exodus 18:13

    Morrow - Next day; tomorrow.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 18:13

    To judge the people - To hear and determine controversies between man and man, and to give them instruction in things appertaining to God.

    From the morning unto the evening - Moses was obliged to sit all day, and the people were continually coming and going.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 18:13

    From the morning unto the evening - It may be assumed as at least probable that numerous cases of difficulty arose out of the division of the spoil of the Amalekites Exodus 17:13, and causes would have accumulated during the journey from Elim.

    Wesley's Notes on Exodus 18:13

    18:13 Moses sat to judge the people - To answer enquiries; to acquaint them with the will of God in doubtful cases, and to explain the laws of God that were already given.