21 The Lord will single them out from all the tribes of Israel for disaster,(EZ) according to all the curses of the covenant written in this Book of the Law. thou shall build an house, and thou shall not dwell therein; being, before it is quite finished, or however before he is got into it, carried captive, or obliged to flee to a distant place: thou shall plant a vineyard, and shall not gather the grapes thereof; or make it common, on the fourth year to eat the fruits of it, as Jarchi; which might not be done until sanctified and redeemed according to the law in Leviticus 19:23; See Gill on Deuteronomy 20:6. This is a disease which heats up inside the body, causing him [the patient] to suffer continuous thirst for water, esardement in Old French, parching fever, as in the expressions: “and my bones dried out (חָרָה) from the heat” (Job. 30 “You will be engaged to a woman, but another man will sleep with her. 2 Moses summoned all the Israelites and said to them: Your eyes have seen all that the Lord did in Egypt to Pharaoh, to all his officials and to all his land. 63 Just as it pleased(DH) the Lord to make you prosper and increase in number, so it will please(DI) him to ruin and destroy you. 17 You saw among them their detestable images and idols of wood and stone, of silver and gold. (CV) 56 The most gentle and sensitive(CW) woman among you—so sensitive and gentle that she would not venture to touch the ground with the sole of her foot—will begrudge the husband she loves and her own son or daughter(CX) 57 the afterbirth from her womb and the children she bears. Deuteronomy 30 – The Choice A. Deuteronomy 28:30 (WYC) Take thou a wife, and another man sleep with her; build thou an house, and dwell thou not therein; plant thou a vinery, and gather thou not grapes thereof. 30 You will be pledged to be married to a woman, but another will take her and rape her. If the children of Israel are obedient, they will be blessed temporally and spiritually—If they are disobedient, they will be cursed, smitten, and destroyed; diseases, plagues, and oppression will come upon them; they will serve false gods and become a byword among all nations; fierce nations will enslave them; and they will eat their own children and be scattered among all nations. (DY) 5 Yet the Lord says, “During the forty years that I led(DZ) you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet. Your donkey will be forcibly taken from you and will not be returned. (FF) 24 All the nations will ask: “Why has the Lord done this to this land? (AC), 18 The fruit of your womb will be cursed, and the crops of your land, and the calves of your herds and the lambs of your flocks. (BK) There you will worship other gods, gods of wood and stone. Deuteronomy 28 28 1 And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the Lord thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth: 5 Your basket and your kneading trough will be blessed. 19 This day I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you(GW) that I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. 15 However, if you do not obey(Y) the Lord your God and do not carefully follow all his commands and decrees I am giving you today,(Z) all these curses will come on you and overtake you:(AA), 16 You will be cursed in the city and cursed in the country. (GV) You will not live long in the land you are crossing the Jordan to enter and possess. 29 [b]These are the terms of the covenant the Lord commanded Moses to make with the Israelites in Moab,(DU) in addition to the covenant he had made with them at Horeb.(DV). 33 A people that you do not know will eat what your land and labor produce, and you will have nothing but cruel oppression(BE) all your days. Deuteronomy 28:30 New International Version (NIV). 9 The Lord will establish you as his holy people,(L) as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands(M) of the Lord your God and walk in obedience to him. Now it shall come to pass, when all these things come upon you, the blessing and the curse which I have set before you, and you call them to mind among all … c 2 All these blessings will come upon you and overwhelm you when you obey the voice of the LORD, your God: 3 d May you be blessed in the city, 8 The Lord will send a blessing on your barns and on everything you put your hand to. 30. (BB) You will plant a vineyard, but you will not even begin to enjoy its fruit. (ES), 19 When such a person hears the words of this oath and they invoke a blessing(ET) on themselves, thinking, “I will be safe, even though I persist in going my own way,”(EU) they will bring disaster on the watered land as well as the dry. Third series of judgments, affecting every kind of labor and enterprise until it had accomplished the total ruin of the nation, and its subjection to its enemies. Deuteronomy chapter 28 KJV (King James Version) 1 And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the LORD thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth:. (F), 4 The fruit of your womb will be blessed, and the crops of your land and the young of your livestock—the calves of your herds and the lambs of your flocks.(G). (DT) There you will offer yourselves for sale to your enemies as male and female slaves, but no one will buy you. (AP) 24 The Lord will turn the rain(AQ) of your country into dust and powder; it will come down from the skies until you are destroyed. (FI) 28 In furious anger and in great wrath(FJ) the Lord uprooted(FK) them from their land and thrust them into another land, as it is now.”, 29 The secret things belong to the Lord our God,(FL) but the things revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may follow all the words of this law. (DR) 66 You will live in constant suspense, filled with dread both night and day, never sure of your life. (EP), 16 You yourselves know how we lived in Egypt and how we passed through the countries on the way here. (FY) 5 He will bring(FZ) you to the land that belonged to your ancestors, and you will take possession of it. (EA) 6 You ate no bread and drank no wine or other fermented drink. (BF) 34 The sights you see will drive you mad. (AJ) 22 The Lord will strike you with wasting disease,(AK) with fever and inflammation, with scorching heat and drought,(AL) with blight(AM) and mildew, which will plague(AN) you until you perish. You will plant a vineyard, but you will never enjoy its fruit. (BI), 36 The Lord will drive you and the king(BJ) you set over you to a nation unknown to you or your ancestors. 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Chapter 28. (FB) 23 The whole land will be a burning waste(FC) of salt(FD) and sulfur—nothing planted, nothing sprouting, no vegetation growing on it. He will make you more prosperous and numerous(GA) than your ancestors. All rights reserved worldwide. NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. It will be like the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah,(FE) Admah and Zeboyim, which the Lord overthrew in fierce anger. 6 You will be blessed when you come in and blessed when you go out. ( Deuteronomy.28:1-42) Intro: Two Farmers One time there were two farmers who were going through a period of terrible drought, they were at a place of discouragement. 53 Because of the suffering your enemy will inflict on you during the siege, you will eat the fruit of the womb, the flesh of the sons and daughters the Lord your God has given you. 10 Then all the peoples on earth will see that you are called by the name(N) of the Lord, and they will fear you. (DX) 4 But to this day the Lord has not given you a mind that understands or eyes that see or ears that hear. This conformity to YHWH's covenant requirements determines their destiny! (GS) 16 For I command you today to love(GT) the Lord your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live(GU) and increase, and the Lord your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess. All the curses written in this book will fall on them, and the Lord will blot(EY) out their names from under heaven. Deuteronomy 28:38-48. 46 They will be a sign and a wonder to you and your descendants forever. (DO) 65 Among those nations you will find no repose, no resting place(DP) for the sole of your foot. 28 “And q if you faithfully obey the voice of the L ord your God, being careful to do all his commandments that I command you today, the L ord your God will set you r high above all the nations of the earth. There the Lord will give you an anxious mind, eyes(DQ) weary with longing, and a despairing heart. You will lend to many nations but will borrow from none. (GI), 11 Now what I am commanding you today is not too difficult for you or beyond your reach. You will come at them from one direction but flee from them in seven,(AS) and you will become a thing of horror(AT) to all the kingdoms on earth. (CU) 54 Even the most gentle and sensitive man among you will have no compassion on his own brother or the wife he loves or his surviving children, 55 and he will not give to one of them any of the flesh of his children that he is eating. (BC) 31 Your ox will be slaughtered before your eyes, but you will eat none of it. (EK) 10 All of you are standing today in the presence of the Lord your God—your leaders and chief men, your elders and officials, and all the other men of Israel, 11 together with your children and your wives, and the foreigners living in your camps who chop your wood and carry your water. Deuteronomy 28:30 Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof.. Ver. "will come upon you" This idiomatic phrase (BDB 97, KB 112, Qal perfect) is used here for blessing, but in v. 15 for the curses. Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof. Deuteronomy 28:30: You will be pledged to be married to a woman, but another will take her and rape her. When the passage discusses the obvious case of rape, the text specifically only mentions the man in verse 25 when it says “then only the man who lay with her,” and conspicuously leaves out any indication of “they” being involved in the sin. Deuteronomy 28-30 New International Version (NIV) Blessings for Obedience. Plainly, everything was the opposite of the blessings, but extended and more exaggerated and harsh. In Hebrew texts 29:1 is numbered 28:69, and 29:2-29 is numbered 29:1-28. 43 The foreigners who reside among you will rise above you higher and higher, but you will sink lower and lower. The Lord your God will bless(K) you in the land he is giving you. For the Lord is your life,(GZ) and he will give(HA) you many years in the land(HB) he swore to give to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. Description. Now it shall come to pass, if you diligently obey the voice of the LORD your God, to observe carefully all His commandments which I command you today, that the LORD your God will … You will plant a vineyard, but you will not even begin to enjoy its fruit. Deuteronomy 28:30 Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament Deuteronomy 28:29 leads to the same conclusion, where it is stated that Israel would grope in the bright noon-day, like a blind man in the dark, and not make his ways prosper, i.e., not hit upon the right road which led to the goal and to salvation, would have no good fortune or success in its undertakings (cf. If you pay attention to the commands of the Lord your God that I give you this day and carefully follow(V) them, you will always be at the top, never at the bottom. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. (FG) Why this fierce, burning anger?”, 25 And the answer will be: “It is because this people abandoned the covenant of the Lord, the God of their ancestors, the covenant he made with them when he brought them out of Egypt. (CR) 52 They will lay siege(CS) to all the cities throughout your land until the high fortified walls in which you trust fall down. In Deuteronomy 28 Moses sets before the congregation of Israel the blessings and the curses of the covenant that they are renewing. (CE) 47 Because you did not serve(CF) the Lord your God joyfully and gladly(CG) in the time of prosperity, 48 therefore in hunger and thirst,(CH) in nakedness and dire poverty, you will serve the enemies the Lord sends against you. (BW) 41 You will have sons and daughters but you will not keep them, because they will go into captivity. See How They All Connect. Deuteronomy 28:30 Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof.. Ver. (AO) 23 The sky over your head will be bronze, the ground beneath you iron. You will build a house, but someone else will live in it. Deuteronomy chapter 30 KJV (King James Version) 1 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,. 20 The Lord will send on you curses,(AF) confusion and rebuke(AG) in everything you put your hand to, until you are destroyed and come to sudden ruin(AH) because of the evil(AI) you have done in forsaking him. You will build a house, but you will not live in it. 25 The Lord will cause you to be defeated(AR) before your enemies. Comments: No Comments » We regret that there is not an accompanying audio for this session. 60 He will bring on you all the diseases of Egypt(DC) that you dreaded, and they will cling to you. John Trapp Complete Commentary. Madness will come over them, blindness, oppression from the very same mixed multitude who came out of Egypt with them, to their masters sharing their wife. 29 At midday you will grope(AY) about like a blind person in the dark. These 3 curses were in contrast to the exemptions from military service granted (in 20:5-7). Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. Deuteronomy 28-30. 30 You will be pledged to be married to a woman, but another will take her and rape her. Restoration for a repentant Israel. Deuteronomy 28–30: Curses, Blessings & Covenant Renewal . 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and s overtake you, if you obey the voice of the L ord your God. 14 I am making this covenant,(EO) with its oath, not only with you 15 who are standing here with us today in the presence of the Lord our God but also with those who are not here today. (FH) 26 They went off and worshiped other gods and bowed down to them, gods they did not know, gods he had not given them. They will besiege all the cities throughout the land the Lord your God is giving you.(CT). (AW) 27 The Lord will afflict you with the boils of Egypt(AX) and with tumors, festering sores and the itch, from which you cannot be cured. (FA), 22 Your children who follow you in later generations and foreigners who come from distant lands will see the calamities that have fallen on the land and the diseases with which the Lord has afflicted it. They will leave you no grain, new wine(CP) or olive oil,(CQ) nor any calves of your herds or lambs of your flocks until you are ruined. 1 Now, a b if you diligently obey the voice of the LORD, your God, carefully observing all his commandments which I give you today, the LORD, your God, will set you high above all the nations of the earth. (BA) You will build a house, but you will not live in it. The blessings which God pronounces on the obedient, Deuteronomy 28:1-6.Particular privileges which the faithful shall receive, Deuteronomy 28:7-13.The curses pronounced against the ungodly and idolatrous, Deuteronomy 28:14-19.A detailed account of the miseries which should be inflicted on them, should they neglect the commandments of the Lord, Deuteronomy 28:20. (BV) 40 You will have olive trees throughout your country but you will not use the oil, because the olives will drop off. 28 “And if you obey your God Jehovah, taking care to live up to all his commandments which I am enjoining on you today, your God Jehovah will set you high over all the nations on earth, 2 and all these blessings will come true for you and overtake you, because you obey your God Jehovah: 3 Blessed shall you be in the city and blessed the field. (DS) 68 The Lord will send you back in ships to Egypt on a journey I said you should never make again. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 32 Your sons and daughters will be given to another nation,(BD) and you will wear out your eyes watching for them day after day, powerless to lift a hand. (BG) 35 The Lord will afflict your knees and legs with painful boils(BH) that cannot be cured, spreading from the soles of your feet to the top of your head. They will come at you from one direction but flee from you in seven.(J). 38 You will sow much seed in the field but you will harvest little,(BQ) because locusts(BR) will devour(BS) it. They will pursue you and overtake you(CC) until you are destroyed,(CD) because you did not obey the Lord your God and observe the commands and decrees he gave you. 39 You will plant vineyards and cultivate them but you will not drink the wine(BT) or gather the grapes, because worms will eat(BU) them. You will plant a vineyard, but you will not even begin to enjoy its fruit." NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. (EQ) 18 Make sure there is no man or woman, clan or tribe among you today whose heart turns(ER) away from the Lord our God to go and worship the gods of those nations; make sure there is no root among you that produces such bitter poison. Blessings for Obedience. (1) When all these things come upon you. Deuteronomy Chapter 28 Summary. [a] 21 The Lord will plague you with diseases until he has destroyed you from the land you are entering to possess. 6 The Lord your God will circumcise your hearts and the hearts of your descendants,(GB) so that you may love(GC) him with all your heart and with all your soul, and live. (CA) They will be the head, but you will be the tail.(CB). (GX) Now choose life, so that you and your children may live 20 and that you may love(GY) the Lord your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him. (AU) 26 Your carcasses will be food for all the birds(AV) and the wild animals, and there will be no one to frighten them away. (1-2) Overtaken by blessing. (EH), 9 Carefully follow(EI) the terms of this covenant,(EJ) so that you may prosper in everything you do. (FM), 30 When all these blessings and curses(FN) I have set before you come on you and you take them to heart wherever the Lord your God disperses you among the nations,(FO) 2 and when you and your children return(FP) to the Lord your God and obey him with all your heart(FQ) and with all your soul according to everything I command you today, 3 then the Lord your God will restore your fortunes[c](FR) and have compassion(FS) on you and gather(FT) you again from all the nations where he scattered(FU) you. (DN) There you will worship other gods—gods of wood and stone, which neither you nor your ancestors have known. 7 The Lord your God will put all these curses(GD) on your enemies who hate and persecute you. Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. Deuteronomy 28 30 Verse Thirty: Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build an house, and thou shalt… Read More Posted on June 18, 2020 June 18, 2020 the verses (U) 13 The Lord will make you the head, not the tail. 15 See, I set before you today life(GP) and prosperity,(GQ) death(GR) and destruction.