Numbers 17:7
New International Version
Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the covenant law.

New Living Translation
Moses placed the staffs in the LORD’s presence in the Tabernacle of the Covenant.

English Standard Version
And Moses deposited the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

Berean Study Bible
Then Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the Tent of the Testimony.

King James Bible
And Moses laid up the rods before the LORD in the tabernacle of witness.

New King James Version
And Moses placed the rods before the LORD in the tabernacle of witness.

New American Standard Bible
Then Moses left the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

NASB 1995
So Moses deposited the rods before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

NASB 1977
So Moses deposited the rods before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

Amplified Bible
So Moses deposited the rods before the LORD in the Tent of the Testimony (tabernacle).

Christian Standard Bible
Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

American Standard Version
And Moses laid up the rods before Jehovah in the tent of the testimony.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Moshe laid the rods in front of LORD JEHOVAH in the Tabernacle of the Testimony.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Moses laid up the rods before the Lord in the tabernacle of witness.

Contemporary English Version
Moses took them and placed them in the LORD's sacred tent.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when Moses had laid them up before the Lord in the tabernacle of the testimony:

English Revised Version
And Moses laid up the rods before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

Good News Translation
Moses then put all the sticks in the Tent in front of the LORD's Covenant Box.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Moses put the staffs in the LORD's presence in the tent of the words of God's promise.

International Standard Version
Then Moses laid out the rods in the LORD'S presence, inside the Tent of Testimony.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Moses laid up the rods before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

Literal Standard Version
and Moses places the rods before YHWH in the Tent of the Testimony.

NET Bible
Then Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

New Heart English Bible
Moses laid up the rods before the LORD in the tent of the testimony.

World English Bible
Moses laid up the rods before Yahweh in the tent of the testimony.

Young's Literal Translation
and Moses placeth the rods before Jehovah, in the tent of the testimony.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Aaron's Staff Buds
6So Moses spoke to the Israelites, and each of their leaders gave him a staff—one for each of the leaders of their tribes, twelve staffs in all. And Aaron’s staff was among them. 7Then Moses placed the staffs before the LORD in the Tent of the Testimony. 8The next day Moses entered the Tent of the Testimony and saw that Aaron’s staff, representing the house of Levi, had sprouted, put forth buds, blossomed, and produced almonds.…

Cross References
Numbers 1:50
Instead, you are to appoint the Levites over the tabernacle of the Testimony, all its furnishings, and everything in it. They shall carry the tabernacle and all its articles, care for it, and camp around it.

Numbers 1:53
But the Levites are to camp around the tabernacle of the Testimony and watch over it, so that no wrath will fall on the congregation of Israel. So the Levites are responsible for the tabernacle of the Testimony."

Numbers 9:15
On the day that the tabernacle, the Tent of the Testimony, was set up, the cloud covered it and appeared like fire above the tabernacle from evening until morning.

Numbers 17:4
Place the staffs in the Tent of Meeting in front of the Testimony, where I meet with you.

Numbers 17:6
So Moses spoke to the Israelites, and each of their leaders gave him a staff--one for each of the leaders of their tribes, twelve staffs in all. And Aaron's staff was among them.


Treasury of Scripture

And Moses laid up the rods before the LORD in the tabernacle of witness.

Numbers 18:2
And thy brethren also of the tribe of Levi, the tribe of thy father, bring thou with thee, that they may be joined unto thee, and minister unto thee: but thou and thy sons with thee shall minister before the tabernacle of witness.

Exodus 38:21
This is the sum of the tabernacle, even of the tabernacle of testimony, as it was counted, according to the commandment of Moses, for the service of the Levites, by the hand of Ithamar, son to Aaron the priest.

Acts 7:44
Our fathers had the tabernacle of witness in the wilderness, as he had appointed, speaking unto Moses, that he should make it according to the fashion that he had seen.









Verse 7. - Before the Lord, i.e., in front of the ark. In the tabernacle of witness. "In the tent of the testimony." בּאֹהֶל הָעֵדֻת.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Then Moses
מֹשֶׁ֛ה (mō·šeh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4872: Moses -- a great Israelite leader, prophet and lawgiver

placed
וַיַּנַּ֥ח (way·yan·naḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3240: Bestow, cast down, lay down, up, leave off, let alone remain, pacify, place,

the staffs
הַמַּטֹּ֖ת (ham·maṭ·ṭōṯ)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4294: A staff, rod, shaft, branch, a tribe

before
לִפְנֵ֣י (lip̄·nê)
Preposition-l | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

the LORD
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

in the Tent
בְּאֹ֖הֶל (bə·’ō·hel)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 168: A tent

of the Testimony.
הָעֵדֻֽת׃ (hā·‘ê·ḏuṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5715: Testimony


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