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Leviticus 19:4

    Leviticus 19:4 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Turn you not to idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am Jehovah your God.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Do not go after false gods, and do not make metal images of gods for yourselves: I am the Lord your God.

    Webster's Revision

    Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am Jehovah your God.

    World English Bible

    "'Don't turn to idols, nor make molten gods for yourselves. I am Yahweh your God.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the LORD your God.

    Clarke's Commentary on Leviticus 19:4

    Turn ye not unto idols - אלילם elilim, literally nothings; and to this St. Paul seems to allude 1 Corinthians 8:4, where he says, We know that an idol is Nothing in the world.

    Wesley's Notes on Leviticus 19:4

    19:4 Idols - The word signifies such as are no Gods, or nothings, as they are called, 1Cor 8:4, many idols having no being, but in the fancy of their worshippers, and all of them having no virtue or power to do good or evil, Isa 41:23.