New Living Translation
Therefore, issue orders to have these men stop their work. That city must not be rebuilt except at my express command.
King James Bible
Give ye now commandment to cause these men to cease, and that this city be not builded, until another commandment shall be given from me.
Darby Bible Translation
Now give order to make these men to cease, and that this city be not built, until the order shall be given from me;
World English Bible
Make a decree now to cause these men to cease, and that this city not be built, until a decree shall be made by me.
Young's Literal Translation
'Now, make ye a decree to cause these men to cease, and this city is not builded, till by me a decree is made.
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LibraryThe Historical Books.
1. In the Pentateuch we have the establishment of the Theocracy, with the preparatory and accompanying history pertaining to it. The province of the historical books is to unfold its practiced working, and to show how, under the divine superintendence and guidance, it accomplished the end for which it was given. They contain, therefore, primarily, a history of God's dealings with the covenant people under the economy which he had imposed upon them. They look at the course of human events on the …
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible
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Influences that Gave Rise to the Priestly Laws and Histories
The Ninth Commandment
Powerful kings have ruled over Jerusalem and the entire province west of the Euphrates River, receiving tribute, customs, and tolls.
Be diligent, and don't neglect this matter, for we must not permit the situation to harm the king's interests."
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