Deuteronomy 11:26
New International Version
See, I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse—

New Living Translation
“Look, today I am giving you the choice between a blessing and a curse!

English Standard Version
“See, I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse:

Berean Study Bible
See, today I am setting before you a blessing and a curse—

King James Bible
Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse;

New King James Version
“Behold, I set before you today a blessing and a curse:

New American Standard Bible
“See, I am placing before you today a blessing and a curse:

NASB 1995
“See, I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse:

NASB 1977
“See, I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse:

Amplified Bible
“Behold, today I am setting before you a blessing and a curse—

Christian Standard Bible
“Look, today I set before you a blessing and a curse:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Look, today I set before you a blessing and a curse:

American Standard Version
Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
See that I put before you today a blessing and a curse;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Behold, I set before you this day the blessing and the curse;

Contemporary English Version
You have a choice--do you want the LORD to bless you, or do you want him to put a curse on you?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Behold I set forth in your sight this day a blessing and a curse:

English Revised Version
Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse;

Good News Translation
"Today I am giving you the choice between a blessing and a curse--

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Today I'm giving you the choice of a blessing or a curse.

International Standard Version
Look! I'm about to grant you a blessing and a curse—

JPS Tanakh 1917
Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse:

Literal Standard Version
See, today I am setting before you a blessing and a reviling:

NET Bible
Take note--I am setting before you today a blessing and a curse:

New Heart English Bible
Look, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse:

World English Bible
Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse:

Young's Literal Translation
'See, I am setting before you to-day a blessing and a reviling:

Additional Translations ...
Context
A Blessing and a Curse
26See, today I am setting before you a blessing and a curse— 27a blessing if you obey the commandments of the LORD your God that I am giving you today,…

Cross References
Deuteronomy 30:1
"When all these things come upon you--the blessings and curses I have set before you--and you call them to mind in all the nations to which the LORD your God has banished you,

Deuteronomy 30:15
See, I have set before you today life and goodness, as well as death and disaster.

Deuteronomy 30:19
I call heaven and earth as witnesses against you today that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing. Therefore choose life, so that you and your descendants may live,

Jeremiah 42:21
For I have told you today, but you have not obeyed the voice of the LORD your God in all He has sent me to tell you.


Treasury of Scripture

Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a curse;

Deuteronomy 30:1,15-20
And it shall come to pass, when all these things are come upon thee, the blessing and the curse, which I have set before thee, and thou shalt call them to mind among all the nations, whither the LORD thy God hath driven thee, …

Galatians 3:10,13,14
For as many as are of the works of the law are under the curse: for it is written, Cursed is every one that continueth not in all things which are written in the book of the law to do them…









(26) Behold.--Another of the Jewish divisions of Deuteronomy begins here.

A blessing and a curse.--Literally, blessing and cursing--the blessing if ye obey, and the curse if ye do not.

Verses 26-32. - Moses, in conclusion, refers to the blessing and the curse consequent on the observance or the transgression of the Law, and prescribes that when they had entered on possession of the land the blessing should be proclaimed from Mount Gerizim, and the curse from Mount Ebal. Verse 26. - Behold, I set before you; place for your consideration (Deuteronomy 4:8; Deuteronomy 30:15), so that you may see whither tends obedience on the one hand, and disobedience on the other.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
See,
רְאֵ֗ה (rə·’êh)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular
Strong's 7200: To see

today
הַיּ֑וֹם (hay·yō·wm)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3117: A day

I
אָנֹכִ֛י (’ā·nō·ḵî)
Pronoun - first person common singular
Strong's 595: I

am setting
נֹתֵ֥ן (nō·ṯên)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 5414: To give, put, set

before you
לִפְנֵיכֶ֖ם (lip̄·nê·ḵem)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct | second person masculine plural
Strong's 6440: The face

a blessing
בְּרָכָ֖ה (bə·rā·ḵāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 1293: Benediction, prosperity

and a curse:
וּקְלָלָֽה׃ (ū·qə·lā·lāh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 7045: Vilification


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