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Exodus 24:2

    Exodus 24:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Moses alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come nigh; neither shall the people go up with him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Moses alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and Moses alone shall come near unto Jehovah; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Moses only may come near to the Lord; but the others are not to come near, and the people may not come up with them.

    Webster's Revision

    and Moses alone shall come near unto Jehovah; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.

    World English Bible

    Moses alone shall come near to Yahweh, but they shall not come near, neither shall the people go up with him."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and Moses alone shall come near unto the LORD; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.

    Definitions for Exodus 24:2

    Nigh - Near.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 24:2

    Moses alone shall come near - The people stood at the foot of the mountain. Aaron and his two sons and the seventy elders went up, probably about half way, and Moses alone went to the summit.

    Wesley's Notes on Exodus 24:2

    24:2 And Moses alone shall come near - Being therein a type of Christ, who as the high priest entered alone into the most holy place. In the following verse s we have the solemn covenant made between God and Israel and the exchanging of the ratifications: typifying the covenant of grace between God and believers through Christ.