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Leviticus 20:22

    Leviticus 20:22 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my judgments, and do them: that the land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, spue you not out.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my judgments, and do them: that the land, where I bring you to dwell therein, spew you not out.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all mine ordinances, and do them; that the land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, vomit you not out.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So then, keep my rules and my decisions and do them, so that the land which I am giving you as your resting-place may not violently send you out again.

    Webster's Revision

    Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all mine ordinances, and do them; that the land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, vomit you not out.

    World English Bible

    "'You shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my ordinances, and do them; that the land, where I am bringing you to dwell, may not vomit you out.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my judgments, and do them: that the land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, vomit you not out.

    Definitions for Leviticus 20:22

    Spue - To vomit out.
    Whither - Where; which place.

    Clarke's Commentary on Leviticus 20:22

    The land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, spue you not out - See this energetic prosopopoeia explained in the note on Leviticus 18:25 (note). From this we learn that the cup of the iniquities of the Canaanitish nations was full; and that, consistently with Divine justice, they could be no longer spared.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 20:22

    The ground is here again stated on which all these laws of holiness should be obeyed. See Leviticus 18:24-30 note.