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Leviticus 22:9

    Leviticus 22:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    They shall therefore keep mine ordinance, lest they bear sin for it, and die therefore, if they profane it: I the LORD do sanctify them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    They shall therefore keep my ordinance, lest they bear sin for it, and die therefore, if they profane it: I the LORD do sanctify them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    They shall therefore keep my charge, lest they bear sin for it, and die therein, if they profane it: I am Jehovah who sanctifieth them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So then, let them keep what I have put into their care, for fear that sin may come on them because of it, so causing their death because they have made it common: I am the Lord, who make them holy.

    Webster's Revision

    They shall therefore keep my charge, lest they bear sin for it, and die therein, if they profane it: I am Jehovah who sanctifieth them.

    World English Bible

    "'They shall therefore follow my requirements, lest they bear sin for it, and die therein, if they profane it. I am Yahweh who sanctifies them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    They shall therefore keep my charge, lest they bear sin for it, and die therein, if they profane it: I am the LORD which sanctify them.

    Definitions for Leviticus 22:9

    Sanctify - To be sacred and set apart.

    Wesley's Notes on Leviticus 22:9

    22:9 Lest they bear sin - Incur guilt and punishment. For it - For the neglect or violation of it.