Deuteronomy 17:6
Parallel Verses
English Standard Version
On the evidence of two witnesses or of three witnesses the one who is to die shall be put to death; a person shall not be put to death on the evidence of one witness.

King James Bible
At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is worthy of death be put to death; but at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death.

American Standard Version
At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is to die be put to death; at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death.

Douay-Rheims Bible
By the mouth of two or three witnesses shall he die that is to be slain. Let no man be put to death, when only one beareth witness against him.

English Revised Version
At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is to die be put to death; at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death.

Webster's Bible Translation
At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is worthy of death be put to death; but at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death.

Deuteronomy 17:6 Parallel
Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

They were also to abstain from setting up any mazzebah, i.e., any memorial stone, or stone pillar dedicated to Baal (see at Exodus 23:24).

Deuteronomy 17:6 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Deuteronomy 19:15 One witness shall not rise up against a man for any iniquity, or for any sin, in any sin that he sins: at the mouth of two witnesses...

Numbers 35:30 Whoever kills any person, the murderer shall be put to death by the mouth of witnesses...

Matthew 18:16 But if he will not hear you, then take with you one or two more...

John 8:17,18 It is also written in your law, that the testimony of two men is true...

2 Corinthians 13:1 This is the third time I am coming to you. In the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established.

1 Timothy 5:19 Against an elder receive not an accusation, but before two or three witnesses.

Hebrews 10:28 He that despised Moses' law died without mercy under two or three witnesses:

Cross References
Matthew 18:16
But if he does not listen, take one or two others along with you, that every charge may be established by the evidence of two or three witnesses.

John 7:51
"Does our law judge a man without first giving him a hearing and learning what he does?"

John 8:17
In your Law it is written that the testimony of two people is true.

2 Corinthians 13:1
This is the third time I am coming to you. Every charge must be established by the evidence of two or three witnesses.

1 Timothy 5:19
Do not admit a charge against an elder except on the evidence of two or three witnesses.

Hebrews 10:28
Anyone who has set aside the law of Moses dies without mercy on the evidence of two or three witnesses.

Numbers 35:30
"If anyone kills a person, the murderer shall be put to death on the evidence of witnesses. But no person shall be put to death on the testimony of one witness.

Jump to Previous
Dead Death Die Evidence Mouth Punishment Testimony Three Witness Witnesses Word Worthy
Jump to Next
Dead Death Die Evidence Mouth Punishment Testimony Three Witness Witnesses Word Worthy
Links
Deuteronomy 17:6 NIV
Deuteronomy 17:6 NLT
Deuteronomy 17:6 ESV
Deuteronomy 17:6 NASB
Deuteronomy 17:6 KJV

Deuteronomy 17:6 Bible Apps
Deuteronomy 17:6 Biblia Paralela
Deuteronomy 17:6 Chinese Bible
Deuteronomy 17:6 French Bible
Deuteronomy 17:6 German Bible

Bible Hub

ESV Text Edition: 2016. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
Deuteronomy 17:5
Top of Page
Top of Page