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Numbers 18:3

    Numbers 18:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the tabernacle: only they shall not come nigh the vessels of the sanctuary and the altar, that neither they, nor ye also, die.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they shall keep your charge, and the charge of all the tabernacle: only they shall not come near the vessels of the sanctuary and the altar, that neither they, nor you also, die.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the Tent: only they shall not come nigh unto the vessels of the sanctuary and unto the altar, that they die not, neither they, nor ye.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    They are to do your orders and be responsible for the work of the Tent; but they may not come near the vessels of the holy place or the altar, so that death may not overtake them or you.

    Webster's Revision

    And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the Tent: only they shall not come nigh unto the vessels of the sanctuary and unto the altar, that they die not, neither they, nor ye.

    World English Bible

    They shall keep your commands, and the duty of all the Tent: only they shall not come near to the vessels of the sanctuary and to the altar, that they not die, neither they, nor you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the Tent: only they shall not come nigh unto the vessels of the sanctuary and unto the altar, that they die not, neither they, nor ye.

    Definitions for Numbers 18:3

    Nigh - Near.
    Tabernacle - A tent, booth or dwelling.

    Wesley's Notes on Numbers 18:3

    18:3 They charge - That is, that which thou shalt command them and commit unto them.