DEUTERONOMY 18:19

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And it shall come to pass, that whosoever will not hearken unto my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.”

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Deuteronomy 18:19 Translation & Meaning

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And it shall come to pass, וְהָיָ֗ה To exist, i.e., be or become, come to pass (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary) come pass
that (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
whosoever הָאִישׁ֙ A man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation) whosoever
will not לֹֽא Not (the simple or abs. negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles not
hearken יִשְׁמַע֙ To hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.) hearken
unto אֶל Near, with or among; often in general, to unto
my words דְּבָרַ֔י A word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause words
which אֲשֶׁ֥ר Who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc which
he shall speak יְדַבֵּ֖ר Perhaps properly, to arrange; but used figuratively (of words), to speak; rarely (in a destructive sense) to subdue speak
in my name, בִּשְׁמִ֑י An appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character name
I אָֽנֹכִ֖י I I
will require אֶדְרֹ֥שׁ Properly, to tread or frequent; usually to follow (for pursuit or search); by implication, to seek or ask; specifically to worship require
it (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
of מֵֽעִמּֽוֹ׃ Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) of
him. מֵֽעִמּֽוֹ׃ Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) him

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  • 17  And the Lord said unto me, They have well spoken that which they have spoken.

  • 18  I will raise them up a Prophet from among their brethren, like unto thee, and will put my words in his mouth; and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.

  • 19  And it shall come to pass, that whosoever will not hearken unto my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.

  • 20  But the prophet, which shall presume to speak a word in my name, which I have not commanded him to speak, or that shall speak in the name of other gods, even that prophet shall die.

  • 21  And if thou say in thine heart, How shall we know the word which the Lord hath not spoken?




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