Exodus 5:17

But he said, "You are idle! You are idle! Therefore you say, 'Let us go and sacrifice to Yahweh.'

Alternate Versions of Exodus 5-17

A Conservative Version: Exodus 5:17
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle. Therefore ye say, Let us go and sacrifice to Jehovah.

American Standard Version: Exodus 5:17
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle: therefore ye say, Let us go and sacrifice to Jehovah.

Bible in Basic English: Exodus 5:17
But he said, You have no love for work: that is why you say, Let us go and make an offering to the Lord.

Darby English Bible: Exodus 5:17
And he said, Ye are idle, idle! therefore ye say, Let us go and sacrifice to Jehovah.

King James Version: Exodus 5:17
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle: therefore ye say, Let us go and do sacrifice to the LORD.

King James Version (UK): Exodus 5:17
But he said, All of you are idle, all of you are idle therefore all of you say, Let us go and do sacrifice to the LORD.

Webster's: Exodus 5:17
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle: therefore ye say, Let us go, and do sacrifice to the LORD.

Youngs Literal Translation: Exodus 5:17
And he saith, `Remiss -- ye are remiss, therefore ye are saying, Let us go, let us sacrifice to Jehovah;

Verses Related to Exodus 5-17

Exodus 3:18
They will listen to your voice, and you shall come, you and the elders of Israel, to the king of Egypt, and you shall tell him, 'Yahweh, the God of the Hebrews, has met with us. Now please let us go three days' journey into the wilderness, that we may sacrifice to Yahweh, our God.'

Exodus 5:3
They said, "The God of the Hebrews has met with us. Please let us go three days' journey into the wilderness, and sacrifice to Yahweh, our God, lest he fall on us with pestilence, or with the sword."

Exodus 5:8
The number of the bricks, which they made before, you require from them. You shall not diminish anything of it, for they are idle; therefore they cry, saying, 'Let us go and sacrifice to our God.'

Exodus 10:25
Moses said, "You must also give into our hand sacrifices and burnt-offerings, that we may sacrifice to Yahweh our God.

Matthew 26:8
But when his disciples saw this, they were indignant, saying, "Why this waste?

John 6:27
Don't work for the food which perishes, but for the food which remains to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give to you. For God the Father has sealed him."