Deuteronomy 12

Deuteronomy 12 – New International Version (NIV) The One Place of Worship These are the decrees and laws you must be careful to follow in the land that the Lord, the God of your ancestors, has given you to possess—as long as you live in the land. Destroy...

Deuteronomy 13

Deuteronomy 13 – New International Version (NIV) Worshiping Other Gods [a]If a prophet, or one who foretells by dreams, appears among you and announces to you a sign or wonder, and if the sign or wonder spoken of takes place, and the prophet says, “Let us follow...

Deuteronomy 14

Deuteronomy 14 – New International Version (NIV) Clean and Unclean Food You are the children of the Lord your God. Do not cut yourselves or shave the front of your heads for the dead, for you are a people holy to the Lord your God. Out of all the peoples on the...

Deuteronomy 15

Deuteronomy 15 – New International Version (NIV) The Year for Canceling Debts At the end of every seven years you must cancel debts. This is how it is to be done: Every creditor shall cancel any loan they have made to a fellow Israelite. They shall not require...

Deuteronomy 16

Deuteronomy 16 – New International Version (NIV) The Passover Observe the month of Aviv and celebrate the Passover of the Lord your God, because in the month of Aviv he brought you out of Egypt by night. Sacrifice as the Passover to the Lord your God an animal...

Deuteronomy 17

Deuteronomy 17 – New International Version (NIV) Do not sacrifice to the Lord your God an ox or a sheep that has any defect or flaw in it, for that would be detestable to him. If a man or woman living among you in one of the towns the Lord gives you is found...