Numbers 32:5
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New International Version
If we have found favor in your eyes," they said, "let this land be given to your servants as our possession. Do not make us cross the Jordan."

New Living Translation
If we have found favor with you, please let us have this land as our property instead of giving us land across the Jordan River."

English Standard Version
And they said, “If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession. Do not take us across the Jordan.”

New American Standard Bible
They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession; do not take us across the Jordan."

King James Bible
Wherefore, said they, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession. Don't make us cross the Jordan."

International Standard Version
If we've found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as our possession instead of us crossing the Jordan River."

NET Bible
So they said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for our inheritance. Do not have us cross the Jordan River."

New Heart English Bible
They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; do not bring us over the Jordan."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Please give us this land as our property. Don't make us cross the Jordan River."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they said: 'If we have found favour in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession; bring us not over the Jordan.'

New American Standard 1977
And they said, “If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession; do not take us across the Jordan.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
Therefore, they said, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy slaves for a possession and do not make us pass the Jordan.

King James 2000 Bible
Therefore, said they, if we have found grace in your sight, let this land be given unto your servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

American King James Version
Why, said they, if we have found grace in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

American Standard Version
And they said, If we have found favor in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession; bring us not over the Jordan.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And we pray thee, if we have found favour in thy sight, that thou give it to us thy servants in possession, and make us not pass over the Jordan.

Darby Bible Translation
and they said, If we have found favour in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession: bring us not over the Jordan.

English Revised Version
And they said, If we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession; bring us not over Jordan.

Webster's Bible Translation
Wherefore, said they, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

World English Bible
They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; don't bring us over the Jordan."

Young's Literal Translation
And they say, 'If we have found grace in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession; cause us not to pass over the Jordan.'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
32:1-5 Here is a proposal made by the Reubenites and Gadites, that the land lately conquered might be allotted to them. Two things common in the world might lead these tribes to make this choice; the lust of the eye, and the pride of life. There was much amiss in the principle they went upon; they consulted their own private convenience more than the public good. Thus to the present time, many seek their own things more than the things of Jesus Christ; and are led by worldly interests and advantages to take up short of the heavenly Canaan.
Study Bible
Reuben and Gad Ask for Gilead
4the land which the LORD conquered before the congregation of Israel, is a land for livestock, and your servants have livestock." 5They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession; do not take us across the Jordan." 6But Moses said to the sons of Gad and to the sons of Reuben, "Shall your brothers go to war while you yourselves sit here?…
Cross References
Numbers 32:4
the land which the LORD conquered before the congregation of Israel, is a land for livestock, and your servants have livestock."

Numbers 32:6
But Moses said to the sons of Gad and to the sons of Reuben, "Shall your brothers go to war while you yourselves sit here?
Treasury of Scripture

Why, said they, if we have found grace in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

if we have

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Ruth 2:10 Then she fell on her face, and bowed herself to the ground, and said …

1 Samuel 20:3 And David swore moreover, and said, Your father certainly knows that …

2 Samuel 14:22 And Joab fell to the ground on his face, and bowed himself, and thanked …

Esther 5:2 And it was so, when the king saw Esther the queen standing in the …

Jeremiah 31:2 Thus said the LORD, The people which were left of the sword found …

bring us

Deuteronomy 1:37 Also the LORD was angry with me for your sakes, saying, You also …

Deuteronomy 3:25,26 I pray you, let me go over, and see the good land that is beyond …

Joshua 7:7 And Joshua said, Alas, O LORD God, why have you at all brought this …

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