10 So you shall [e]obey the Lord your God, and do His commandments and His statutes which I am commanding you today.”. Blessings and Curses Deuteronomy 27:1-28:68 Study Guide Large stone monuments are a very common site wherever you go. Deuteronomy 27 New American Standard Bible (NASB) The Curses at Mount Ebal. 16 “Cursed shall you be in the city, and cursed shall you be in the country. Curses upon having children and upon livestock: “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” (Deuteronomy 28:18). 6 You shall build the altar of the Lord your God of [c]uncut stones, and you shall offer on it burnt offerings to the Lord your God; 7 and you shall sacrifice peace offerings and eat there, and rejoice before the Lord your God. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, Ex 20:4, 23; 34:17; Lev 19:4; 26:1; Deut 4:16, 23; 5:8; Is 44:9, Ex 20:12; 21:17; Lev 19:3; 20:9; Deut 5:16; Ezek 22:7, Ex 22:21; 23:9; Lev 19:33; Deut 10:18; 24:17, NASB, Life Application Study Bible, Second Edition, NASB, MacArthur Study Bible, Large Print: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible, NASB, Zondervan NASB Study Bible, Red Letter Edition. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. All rights reserved. Deuteronomy Chapter 27 Explained, An altar on Mount Ebal, the curses at Mount Ebal Deuteronomy Chapter 27 Verses 27:1 – 28:68: In these two chapters, Moses explained the curses and the blessings associated with the Sinaitic covenant. Used by permission. Try it free for 30 days. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Perhaps the different way of speaking intimates, that Israel in general were a happy people, and should ever be so, if they were obedient. This they claim is fulfilled during the slavery in America when they were forced to work in the fields picking cotton., and today in the poverty of “their” cities. 4 So it shall be when you cross the Jordan, you shall set up these stones on Mount Ebal, [b]as I am commanding you today, and you shall coat them with lime. To curse — Of the former tribes, it is said, they stood to bless the people: of these, that they stood to curse. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. Deuteronomy 27:26. The curses of Deuteronomy 28 are suppose to be on Israel "FOREVER" (until YAH returns to redeem them) therefore unless forever ended in 1948 when Israel became a nation someone is lying! 5:1, Ex. 2 So it shall be on the day when you cross the Jordan to the land which the Lord your God is giving you, that you shall set up for yourself large stones and coat them with lime 3 and … Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 27 Then Moses and the elders of Israel commanded the people, saying, “Keep all the commandments which I am commanding you today. The “Blessings and Curses” is the climax, conclusion & end of the Torah (1st 5 Book of the Bible) like Revelation is the climax, conclusion & end of the Bible. Curses upon city and field: “You will be cursed in the city and cursed in the country” ( Deuteronomy 28:16 ). 11 Moses also commanded the people on that day, saying, 12 “When you cross the Jordan, these tribes shall stand on Mount Gerizim to bless the people: Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Joseph, and Benjamin. 18:8; 20:11; Deut. While the entire list of verses will not be repeated here, the following concepts stand out as curses upon God’s people, Israel, for when they disobeyed His laws: 1. 20:4, 23; 34:17; Lev. 1. The Blessing of Curses of Deuteronomy 27-33 provides God’s thinking, reasoning & explanations for the curses or plagues that Revelation does not. 24:17; Num. 14 The Levites shall then respond and say to all the people of Israel with a loud voice, 15 ‘Cursed is the person who makes a carved image or cast metal image, an abomination to the Lord, the work of the hands of a craftsman, and sets it up in secret.’ And all the people shall reply and say, ‘Amen.’, 16 ‘Cursed is one who treats his father or mother contemptuously.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 17 ‘Cursed is one who displaces his neighbor’s boundary marker.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 18 ‘Cursed is one who misleads a person who is blind on the road.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 19 ‘Cursed is one who distorts the justice due a stranger, an [f]orphan, or a widow.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 20 ‘Cursed is he who sleeps with his father’s wife, because he has [g]uncovered his father’s garment.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 21 ‘Cursed is one who has sexual intercourse with any animal.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 22 ‘Cursed is he who sleeps with his sister, the daughter of his father or of his mother.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 23 ‘Cursed is he who sleeps with his mother-in-law.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 24 ‘Cursed is he who attacks his neighbor in secret.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 25 ‘Cursed is he who accepts a bribe to attack an innocent person.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’, 26 ‘Cursed is anyone who does not fulfill the words of this Law by doing them.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’. And to … 2 So it shall be on the day when you cross the Jordan to the land which the Lord your God is giving you, that you shall set up for yourself large stones and coat them with lime 3 and write on them all the words of this Law, when you cross over, so that … To this we must all say, Amen! Others think that the whole book of Deuteronomy was written upon this monument, or at least the statutes and judgments from ch2 to the end of ch. 2. NASB, Journal the Word Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print: Let Scripture Explain Scripture. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 4:16, 23; Is. A special altar. Deuteronomy 27:13. 8 You shall write on the [d]stones all the words of this Law very clearly.”, 9 Then Moses and the Levitical priests spoke to all Israel, saying, “Be silent and listen, Israel! Try it for 30 days FREE. This day you have become a people for the Lord your God. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. The Curses at Mount Ebal. [Deuteronomy 28:15, 11:26-28, 27:11-26] All rights reserved. 22:30; 1 Cor. Others think that the curses of the covenant in this chapter were written upon this monument, the rather because it was set up in Mount Ebal, v. 4. 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