Deuteronomy 27:17
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New International Version
"Cursed is anyone who moves their neighbor's boundary stone." Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"

King James Bible
Cursed be he that removeth his neighbour's landmark. And all the people shall say, Amen.

Darby Bible Translation
Cursed be he that removeth his neighbour's landmark! And all the people shall say, Amen.

World English Bible
'Cursed is he who removes his neighbor's landmark.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Young's Literal Translation
Cursed is he who is removing his neighbour's border, -- and all the people have said, Amen.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Removeth his neighbor's landmark - See before on Deuteronomy 19:14 (note), and on Exodus 20:17 (note). And for all the rest of these curses, see the notes on Exodus 20 (note), and the observations at the end of it.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Deuteronomy 19:14 You shall not remove your neighbor's landmark, which they of old time have set in your inheritance...

Proverbs 22:28 Remove not the ancient landmark, which your fathers have set.

Proverbs 23:10,11 Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless...

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Obedience
Take heed, and hearken, O Israel; this day thou art become the people of the Lord thy God. Thou shalt therefore obey the voice of the Lord thy God, and do his commandments.' Deut 27: 9, 10. What is the duty which God requireth of man? Obedience to his revealed will. It is not enough to hear God's voice, but we must obey. Obedience is a part of the honour we owe to God. If then I be a Father, where is my honour?' Mal 1: 6. Obedience carries in it the life-blood of religion. Obey the voice of the Lord
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

Gilgal, in Deuteronomy 11:30 what the Place Was.
That which is said by Moses, that "Gerizim and Ebal were over-against Gilgal," Deuteronomy 11:30, is so obscure, that it is rendered into contrary significations by interpreters. Some take it in that sense, as if it were near to Gilgal: some far off from Gilgal: the Targumists read, "before Gilgal": while, as I think, they do not touch the difficulty; which lies not so much in the signification of the word Mul, as in the ambiguity of the word Gilgal. These do all seem to understand that Gilgal which
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Cross References
Deuteronomy 19:14
Do not move your neighbor's boundary stone set up by your predecessors in the inheritance you receive in the land the LORD your God is giving you to possess.

Job 24:2
There are those who move boundary stones; they pasture flocks they have stolen.

Proverbs 22:28
Do not move an ancient boundary stone set up by your ancestors.

Hosea 5:10
Judah's leaders are like those who move boundary stones. I will pour out my wrath on them like a flood of water.

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