חֲלָֽה׃ ס, לא־תלין נבלתו על־העץ כי־קבור תקברנו ביום ההוא כי־קללת אלהים תלוי ולא תטמא את־אדמתך אשר יהוה אלהיך נתן לך נחלה׃ ס, לא תלין נבלתו על העץ כי קבור תקברנו ביום ההוא כי קללת אלהים תלוי ולא תטמא את אדמתך אשר יהוה אלהיך נתן לך נחלה׃, דברים 21:23 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex, דברים 21:23 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only), דברים 21:23 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required). 2 Samuel 21:6. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bnb/deuteronomy-21.html. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk. 15 The firstborn is not to be disinherited upon private affection. you must not leave the body hanging on the pole overnight. Listen to this Chapter in Hebrew Deuteronomy Chapter 23 דְּבָרִים א לֹא-יִקַּח אִישׁ, אֶת-אֵשֶׁת אָבִיו; וְלֹא יְגַלֶּה, כְּנַף אָבִיו. r You shall not defile your land that the Lord your God is giving you for an inheritance. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". BibliographyTorrey, R. A. BibliographyBullinger, Ethelbert William. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/deuteronomy-21.html. Daily Dose of Hebrew 2825 Lexington Road Louisville, KY 40280 United States (US) Email: [email protected] 15 Of the fugitive servant. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient, His body shall not remain all night upon the tree -, For he that is hanged is accursed of God -, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him in that day, that thy land be not defiled, which the Lord thy God giveth thee for an inheritance, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Joseph Benson's Commentary of the Old and New Testaments, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Commentary Critical and Explanatory - Unabridged, Kretzmann's Popular Commentary of the Bible, Lange's Commentary on the Holy Scriptures. He is accursed of God — He is in a singular manner cursed and punished by God's appointment with a most shameful kind of punishment, as this was held among the Jews and all nations; and therefore this punishment may suffice for him, and there shall not be added to it that of lying unburied. 21 If someone is found slain, lying in a field in the land the Lord your God is giving you to possess, and it is not known who the killer was, 2 your elders and judges shall go out and measure the distance from the body to the neighboring towns. He is accursed of God — He is in a singular manner cursed and punished by God’s appointment with a most shameful kind of punishment, as this was held among the Jews and all nations; and therefore this punishment may suffice for him, and there shall not be added to it that of lying unburied. The whole passage would be equivalent to this: “Let not the body hang on the tree after sunset, for the hanging body of a malefactor defiles the land, since the curse of God rests upon it.” For the application of the passage, “He that is hanged is accursed of God,” to Jesus Christ, see Galatians 3:13. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/deuteronomy-21.html. Symmachus and Arabic, "he has blasphemed the Lord." 1765. ; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. But if you refrain from making a vow, you will not be guilty. Hebrew Texts. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged". 1909-1922. Be sure to bury it that same day, because anyone who is hung on a pole is under God’s curse. 1 Samuel 17:36,37 Your servant slew both the lion and the bear: and this uncircumcised …. 24 Of trespasses. For he that is hanged is accursed of God — The translation given in the version is the one most generally accepted. 23. his corpse shall not hang all night on the tree, but you shall surely bury him on the same day (for he who is hanged is accursed of God), so that you do not defile your land which the LORD your God gives you as an inheritance. And this curse is here appropriated to those that are hanged, to so signify that Christ should undergo this execrable punishment, and be made a curse for us, Galatians 3:13, which though it was to come in respect to men, yet was present unto God. Deuteronomy 21:22 Hebrew Study Bible (Apostolic / Interlinear) וְכִֽי־ יִהְיֶ֣ה בְאִ֗ישׁ חֵ֛טְא מִשְׁפַּט־ מָ֖וֶת וְהוּמָ֑ת וְתָלִ֥יתָ אֹתֹ֖ו עַל־ עֵֽץ׃ 19 Of usury. 5. , and which agrees with the practice of the Jews to this day, not only those that were put to death by the sanhedrim, but whoever suffered his dead to remain unburied a night transgressed a negative command, unless he kept him for his honour, to get for him a coffin and shroud: but thou shalt in any wise bury him in that day: by all means, if possible; malefactors were not buried in the sepulchre of their fathers, but there were two burying places provided by the sanhedrim, one for those that were stoned and burnt, and another for those that were killed with the sword and strangledF15Sanhedrin, c. 6. sect. Deuteronomy 23:1 Hebrew Study Bible ( Apostolic / Interlinear) לֹֽא־ יָבֹ֧א פְצֽוּעַ־ דַּכָּ֛א וּכְר֥וּת שָׁפְכָ֖ה בִּקְהַ֥ל יְהוָֽה׃ ס. KJV with Strong's. There in the valley they are to break the heifer’s neck. {See Trapp on "Galatians 3:13"}. 22 The malefactor must not hang all night of a tree. Joshua 10:25 And Joshua said to them, Fear not, nor be dismayed, be strong and …. 1685. Deuteronomy 21:23 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Deuteronomy 21:23, NIV: "you must not leave the body hanging on the pole overnight.Be sure to bury it that same day, because anyone who is hung on a pole is under God's curse. The Jews refused this privilege to none but suicides, (Josephus, Jewish Wars iii. Joshua 8:29; Joshua 10:26. Listen to this Chapter in Hebrew Deuteronomy Chapter 26 דְּבָרִים א וְהָיָה, כִּי-תָבוֹא אֶל-הָאָרֶץ, אֲשֶׁר יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ, נֹתֵן לְךָ נַחֲלָה; וִירִשְׁתָּהּ, וְיָשַׁבְתָּ בָּהּ. "The 1599 Geneva Study Bible". Chaldean, "he has been fixed on the gibbet for sinning against God." "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". A dead body being deemed an unclean thing which defiled the person who came into contact with it, it follows that the corpse of a criminal who has suffered an ignominious death by execution was, in Jewish phraseology, an abomination and a curse; and accordingly this term is actually applied to all violators of the divine law (Deuteronomy 27:15 to the end). Deuteronomy 21:23. Numbers 27:18-23 And the LORD said to Moses, Take you Joshua the son of Nun, a man …. BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. Blessed spirit of truth! "The Adam Clarke Commentary". Copyright StatementThese files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website. 23. And so this is delivered with respect unto Christ, as many other passages of Scripture manifestly are. BibliographyWhedon, Daniel. And there, you will seek to be sold to your enemies for slaves and handmaids, but there will be no buyer. Others think, that the criminal having been treated with due severity, as accursed of God, his corpse must not be deprived of decent burial. 1870. 1857. (Worthington) --- St. Jerome seems to think that the Jews have inserted of God, to intimate that Christ was accursed of him. Deuteronomy Readings The 2-minute “ Daily Dose ” video, to which students can subscribe via email. Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth on a tree, Galatians iii. You must not desecrate the land the LORD your God is giving you as an inheritance. Deuteronomy 21-23: If someone is found slain, lying in a field in the land the Lord your God is giving you to possess, and it is not known who the killer was, Listen to this Chapter in Hebrew Deuteronomy Chapter 13 דְּבָרִים א אֵת כָּל-הַדָּבָר, אֲשֶׁר אָנֹכִי מְצַוֶּה אֶתְכֶם--אֹתוֹ תִשְׁמְרוּ, לַעֲשׂוֹת: לֹא-תֹסֵף עָלָיו, וְלֹא תִגְרַע מִמֶּנּוּ. so shall. BibliographyBenson, Joseph. 9. relates, the tree on which he is hanged is buried with him, that there may be no remembrance of the evil, and they say, this is the tree on which such an one was hanged; and so the stone with which he is stoned, and the sword with which he is killed, and the napkin with which he is strangled, all are buried in the place where he is put to death, but not in the grave itself: for he that is hanged is accursed of God: plainly appears to be so, having committed some foul sin which has brought the curse of God upon him, and which being hanged on a tree was a plain proof and declaration of; and therefore having hereby suffered the rigour of the law, the curse of it, his body was ordered to be taken down; for the words are not a reason of his being hanged, but a reason why being hanged, and so openly accursed, he should not remain hanging, but be taken down and buried: the meaning is not, as Onkelos gives it, that"because he sinned before the Lord he is hanged,'and particularly was guilty of blasphemy; which is given as the reason of his being hanged, and as the sense of this passage; on the mention of which it is saidF17Misn. "Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary". Hail, holy, blessed, dearest JESUS! 13. Deuteronomy 21:23 23 p his body shall not remain all night on the tree, but you shall bury him the same day, for q a hanged man is cursed by God. Deuteronomy 21:23 His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged [is] accursed of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the LORD thy God giveth thee [for] an inheritance. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/deuteronomy-21.html. John Trapp Complete Commentary. Be sure to bury it that same day, because anyone who is hung on a pole is under God’s curse. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/deuteronomy-21.html. is it not JESUS whose blood shed in the valley of this world, opens a source for the discovery of all our soul murdering transgressions, by which we destroy ourselves? He that is wounded in the stones __ or hath his privy member cut off shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD. Evidently we here see by the provision made for certain cases to which no outward restraints could reach, how infinitely transcending that spiritual worship is, to which believers in JESUS are called, who are not without law to GOD, but under the law to CHRIST. How excellent are all these laws! You must not desecrate the land the LORD your God is giving you as an inheritance. (Calmet) --- They are not to be remembered before God. 1 Who may not enter into the congregation. Rashi 's Commentary: Show Hide. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gsb/deuteronomy-21.html. Listen to this Chapter in Hebrew Deuteronomy Chapter 11 דְּבָרִים א וְאָהַבְתָּ, אֵת יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ; וְשָׁמַרְתָּ מִשְׁמַרְתּוֹ, וְחֻקֹּתָיו וּמִשְׁפָּטָיו וּמִצְוֺתָיו--כָּל-הַיָּמִים. Did ever the spiking of the heads of state criminals prevent high treason? Such an offender could not remain on the face of the earth without defiling it (compare Leviticus 18:25, Leviticus 18:28; Numbers 35:34). The punishment itself is extremely infamous, and the name of God is often used by the Jews, to express something in the highest degree, as the cedars of God, &c. (Haydock) --- Some understand this passage, as if the body were not to be left on the gibbet, because man, being created to the likeness of God, he will not allow the body to be insulted. Go to. דברים 21:23 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only) לא־תלין נבלתו על־העץ כי־קבור תקברנו ביום ההוא כי־קללת אלהים תלוי ולא תטמא את־אדמתך אשר יהוה אלהיך נתן לך נחלה׃ ס. 1832. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". 25,) while the Egyptians and Phœnicians suffered the bodies to rot upon the gibbet, whose inhumanity God here reproves. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". See Galatians 3:13 for Paul‘s quotation of this text and his application of it. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. 68And the Lord will bring you back to Egypt in ships, through the way about which I had said to you, You will never see it again. Deuteronomy 10:19 Love you therefore the stranger: for you were strangers in the land of Egypt. (Calmet) --- In a mystical sense, that man is accursed who is obstinate in sin, hanging as it were on the tree, which was the occasion of our first parents' transgression. Syriac, "the man who has blasphemed shall be hung." He also observes, with Tertullian, that only those are declared accursed by the law, who are hung for their crimes; and as Jesus Christ suffered not for any fault of his own, but being willing to appear in the character of one accursed, he has procured for us all blessings. And this curse is here appropriated to those that are hanged, to signify beforehand that Christ should undergo this execrable punishment, and be made a curse for us, (Galatians 3:13,) which, though it was future in respect to men, yet was present unto God. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/deuteronomy-21.html. sect. BibliographyHawker, Robert, D.D. be thou my strength and song, for thou art become my salvation; my soul doth magnify the LORD, and my spirit hath rejoiced in GOD my Saviour! (Haydock). Daily Dose of Hebrew 2825 Lexington Road Louisville, KY 40280 United States (US) Email: [email protected] BibliographyWesley, John. KJV with Strong's. Be not defiled, to wit, morally; either by inhumanity towards the dead; or rather by suffering the monument or memorial of the man’s great wickedness, and of God’s curse, to remain public and visible a longer time than God would have it, whereas it should be put out of sight, and buried in oblivion. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 21:23". 21 Of vows. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/deuteronomy-21.html. His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance. And was he not content to be made a curse for us when he hung on the tree and sustained the whole pressure of our sins, that in his righteousness we might be blessed! BibliographyBeza, Theodore. 5. ; and even the instruments of their death were to be buried also, as MaimonidesF16Ut supra, (Hilchot Sanhedrin, c. Deuteronomy 21:23 King James Version (KJV) 23 His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the Lord thy God giveth thee for an inheritance. Atonement for an Unsolved Murder - If someone is found slain, lying in a field in the land the LORD your God is giving you to possess, and it is not known who the killer was, your elders and judges shall go out and measure the distance from the body to the neighboring towns.