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Joshua 23:6

    Joshua 23:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Be ye therefore very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Be you therefore very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that you turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Therefore be ye very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So be very strong to keep and do whatever is recorded in the book of the law of Moses, not turning away from it to the right or to the left;

    Webster's Revision

    Therefore be ye very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

    World English Bible

    "Therefore be very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that you not turn aside from it to the right hand or to the left;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Therefore be ye very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside therefrom to the right hand or to the left;

    Clarke's Commentary on Joshua 23:6

    Be ye therefore very courageous to keep and to do, etc. - It requires no small courage to keep a sound creed in the midst of scoffers, and not less to maintain a godly practice among the profane and profligate.

    That is written in the book - By the word of God alone his followers are bound. Nothing is to be received as an article of faith which God has not spoken.

    Wesley's Notes on Joshua 23:6

    23:6 Very courageous - For it will require great courage and resolution to execute all the commands of Moses, and particularly, that of expelling and destroying the residue of the Canaanites. The right hand or the left - That is, in one kind or other, by adding to the law, or diminishing from it.