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Deuteronomy 25:9

his brother’s widow shall go up to him in the presence of the elders, take off one of his sandals,g spit in his faceh and say, “This is what is done to the man who will not build up his brother’s family line.”

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Deuteronomy 25:9 — English Standard Version (ESV)

then his brother’s wife shall go up to him in the presence of the elders and pull his sandal off his foot and spit in his face. And she shall answer and say, ‘So shall it be done to the man who does not build up his brother’s house.’

Deuteronomy 25:9 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Then shall his brother’s wife come unto him in the presence of the elders, and loose his shoe from off his foot, and spit in his face, and shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto that man that will not build up his brother’s house.

Deuteronomy 25:9 — New Living Translation (NLT)

the widow must walk over to him in the presence of the elders, pull his sandal from his foot, and spit in his face. Then she must declare, ‘This is what happens to a man who refuses to provide his brother with children.’

Deuteronomy 25:9 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

then his brother’s wife shall come to him in the presence of the elders, remove his sandal from his foot, spit in his face, and answer and say, ‘So shall it be done to the man who will not build up his brother’s house.’

Deuteronomy 25:9 — New Century Version (NCV)

the woman must go up to him in front of the leaders. She must take off one of his sandals and spit in his face and say, “This is for the man who won’t continue his brother’s family!”

Deuteronomy 25:9 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

then shall his brother’s wife come unto him in the presence of the elders, and loose his shoe from off his foot, and spit in his face; and she shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto the man that doth not build up his brother’s house.

Deuteronomy 25:9 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

then shall his brother’s wife come near to him before the eyes of the elders, and draw his sandal from his foot, and spit in his face, and shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto the man that will not build up his brother’s house.

Deuteronomy 25:9 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

his brother’s widow must go up to him in the presence of the leaders. She must take off one of his sandals and spit in his face. She must make this formal statement: “This is what happens to a man who refuses to continue his brother’s family line.”

Deuteronomy 25:9 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

then his sister-in-law will go up to him in the sight of the elders, remove his sandal from his foot, and spit in his face. Then she will declare, ‘This is what is done to a man who will not build up his brother’s house.’

Deuteronomy 25:9 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

then his brother’s wife shall go up to him in the presence of the elders, pull his sandal off his foot, spit in his face, and declare, “This is what is done to the man who does not build up his brother’s house.”

Deuteronomy 25:9 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

then his sister-in-law shall go near him before the eyes of the elders, and she shall pull off his sandal from his foot, and she shall spit in his face, and she shall declare and she shall say, ‘This is how it is done to the man who does not build the house of his brother.’

Deuteronomy 25:9 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

Then his brother’s widow will go up to him in front of the elders. She’ll pull one of his sandals off his foot. She’ll spit in his face. And she’ll say, “That’s what we do to a man who won’t build up his brother’s family line.”

Deuteronomy 25:9 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

then his brother’s wife shall come to him in the sight of the elders, and pull his sandal off his foot and spit in his face; and she shall declare, ‘Thus it is done to the man who does not build up his brother’s house.’