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Joshua 24:21

    Joshua 24:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the people said unto Joshua, Nay; but we will serve the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the people said to Joshua, No; but we will serve the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the people said unto Joshua, Nay; but we will serve Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the people said to Joshua, No! But we will be the servants of the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    And the people said unto Joshua, Nay; but we will serve Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    The people said to Joshua, "No; but we will serve Yahweh."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the people said unto Joshua, Nay; but we will serve the LORD.

    Definitions for Joshua 24:21

    Nay - No.

    Clarke's Commentary on Joshua 24:21

    And the people said - Nay; but we will serve, etc. - So they understood the words of Joshua to imply no moral impossibility on their side: and had they earnestly sought the gracious assistance of God, they would have continued steady in his covenant.

    Wesley's Notes on Joshua 24:21

    24:21 The Lord - Namely, him only, and not strange gods.