Deuteronomy 27:16
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New International Version
"Cursed is anyone who dishonors their father or mother." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"

New Living Translation
'Cursed is anyone who dishonors father or mother.' And all the people will reply, 'Amen.'

English Standard Version
“‘Cursed be anyone who dishonors his father or his mother.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’

New American Standard Bible
'Cursed is he who dishonors his father or mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

King James Bible
Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who dishonors his father or mother is cursed.' And all the people will say, 'Amen!'

International Standard Version
"Cursed is the one who treats his father and mother with dishonor.' "Then all the people are to respond by saying, 'Amen!'

NET Bible
Cursed is the one who disrespects his father and mother.' Then all the people will say, 'Amen!'

New Heart English Bible
'Cursed is he who sets light by his father or his mother.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Whoever curses his father or mother will himself be cursed." Then all the people will say amen.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Cursed be he that dishonoureth his father or his mother. And all the people shall say: Amen.

New American Standard 1977
‘Cursed is he who dishonors his father or mother.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’

Jubilee Bible 2000
Cursed is he that dishonours his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

King James 2000 Bible
Cursed be he that dishonors his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

American King James Version
Cursed be he that sets light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

American Standard Version
Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Cursed be he that honoureth not his father and mother: and all the people shall say: Amen.

Darby Bible Translation
Cursed be he that slighteth his father or his mother! And all the people shall say, Amen.

English Revised Version
Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Webster's Bible Translation
Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother: and all the people shall say, Amen.

World English Bible
'Cursed is he who sets light by his father or his mother.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Young's Literal Translation
Cursed is He who is making light of his father and his mother, -- and all the people have said, Amen.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
27:11-26 The six tribes appointed for blessing, were all children of the free women, for to such the promise belongs, Ga 4:31. Levi is here among the rest. Ministers should apply to themselves the blessing and curse they preach to others, and by faith set their own Amen to it. And they must not only allure people to their duty with the promises of a blessing, but awe them with the threatenings of a curse, by declaring that a curse would be upon those who do such things. To each of the curses the people were to say, Amen. It professed their faith, that these, and the like curses, were real declarations of the wrath of God against the ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, not one jot of which shall fall to the ground. It was acknowledging the equity of these curses. Those who do such things deserve to fall, and lie under the curse. Lest those who were guilty of other sins, not here mentioned, should think themselves safe from the curse, the last reaches all. Not only those who do the evil which the law forbids, but those also who omit the good which the law requires. Without the atoning blood of Christ, sinners can neither have communion with a holy God, nor do any thing acceptable to him; his righteous law condemns every one who, at any time, or in any thing, transgresses it. Under its awful curse we remain as transgressors, until the redemption of Christ is applied to our hearts. Wherever the grace of God brings salvation, it teaches the believer to deny ungodliness and wordly lusts, to live soberly, righteously, and godly in this present world, consenting to, and delighting in the words of God's law, after the inward man. In this holy walk, true peace and solid joy are to be found.
Study Bible
Curses Pronounced from Ebal
15Cursed is the man who makes an idol or a molten image, an abomination to the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and sets it up in secret.' And all the people shall answer and say, 'Amen.' 16Cursed is he who dishonors his father or mother.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.' 17'Cursed is he who moves his neighbor's boundary mark.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'…
Cross References
Genesis 9:25
So he said, "Cursed be Canaan; A servant of servants He shall be to his brothers."

Exodus 20:12
"Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.

Exodus 21:17
"He who curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.

Leviticus 19:3
'Every one of you shall reverence his mother and his father, and you shall keep My sabbaths; I am the LORD your God.

Leviticus 20:9
If there is anyone who curses his father or his mother, he shall surely be put to death; he has cursed his father or his mother, his bloodguiltiness is upon him.

Deuteronomy 5:16
'Honor your father and your mother, as the LORD your God has commanded you, that your days may be prolonged and that it may go well with you on the land which the LORD your God gives you.

Ezekiel 22:7
"They have treated father and mother lightly within you. The alien they have oppressed in your midst; the fatherless and the widow they have wronged in you.
Treasury of Scripture

Cursed be he that sets light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Deuteronomy 21:18-21 If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, which will not obey …

Exodus 20:12 Honor your father and your mother: that your days may be long on …

Exodus 21:17 And he that curses his father, or his mother, shall surely be put to death.

Leviticus 19:3 You shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my …

Proverbs 30:11-17 There is a generation that curses their father, and does not bless …

Ezekiel 22:7 In you have they set light by father and mother: in the middle of …

Matthew 15:4-6 For God commanded, saying, Honor your father and mother: and, He …

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