Deuteronomy 27:15
Text Analysis
779 [e]אָר֣וּר
Cursed [is]V-Qal-QalPassPrtcpl-ms
376 [e]הָאִ֡ישׁ
the manArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֣ר
6213 [e]יַעֲשֶׂה֩
6459 [e]פֶ֨סֶל
a carvedN-ms
4541 [e]וּמַסֵּכָ֜ה
or molded imageConj-w | N-fs
8441 [e]תּוֹעֲבַ֣ת
an abomination toN-fsc
3068 [e]יְהוָ֗ה
4639 [e]מַעֲשֵׂ֛ה
the workN-msc
3027 [e]יְדֵ֥י
of the handsN-fdc
2796 [e]חָרָ֖שׁ
of the craftsmanN-ms
7760 [e]וְשָׂ֣ם
and sets [it] upConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
5643 [e]בַּסָּ֑תֶר
in secretPrep-b, Art | N-ms
6030 [e]וְעָנ֧וּ
and shall answerConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3cp
3605 [e]כָל־
5971 [e]הָעָ֛ם
the peopleArt | N-ms
559 [e]וְאָמְר֖וּ
and sayConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3cp
543 [e]אָמֵֽן׃

Hebrew Texts
דברים 27:15 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אָר֣וּר הָאִ֡ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֣ר יַעֲשֶׂה֩ פֶ֨סֶל וּמַסֵּכָ֜ה תֹּועֲבַ֣ת יְהוָ֗ה מַעֲשֵׂ֛ה יְדֵ֥י חָרָ֖שׁ וְשָׂ֣ם בַּסָּ֑תֶר וְעָנ֧וּ כָל־הָעָ֛ם וְאָמְר֖וּ אָמֵֽן׃ ס

דברים 27:15 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ארור האיש אשר יעשה פסל ומסכה תועבת יהוה מעשה ידי חרש ושם בסתר וענו כל־העם ואמרו אמן׃ ס

דברים 27:15 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ארור האיש אשר יעשה פסל ומסכה תועבת יהוה מעשה ידי חרש ושם בסתר וענו כל־העם ואמרו אמן׃ ס

דברים 27:15 Hebrew Bible
ארור האיש אשר יעשה פסל ומסכה תועבת יהוה מעשה ידי חרש ושם בסתר וענו כל העם ואמרו אמן׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Cursed is the man who makes an idol or a molten image, an abomination to the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and sets it up in secret.' And all the people shall answer and say, 'Amen.'

King James Bible
Cursed be the man that maketh any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LORD, the work of the hands of the craftsman, and putteth it in a secret place. And all the people shall answer and say, Amen.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The person who makes a carved idol or cast image, which is detestable to the LORD, the work of a craftsman, and sets it up in secret is cursed.' And all the people will reply, 'Amen!'
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Cursed be

Deuteronomy 28:16-19 Cursed shall you be in the city, and cursed shall you be in the field…

Genesis 9:25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be …

1 Samuel 26:19 Now therefore, I pray you, let my lord the king hear the words of …

Jeremiah 11:3 And say you to them, Thus said the LORD God of Israel; Cursed be …


Deuteronomy 4:16-23 Lest you corrupt yourselves, and make you a graven image, the similitude …

Deuteronomy 5:8 You shall not make you any graven image, or any likeness of any thing …

Exodus 20:4,23 You shall not make to you any graven image, or any likeness of any …

Exodus 32:1-4 And when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down out of the …

Exodus 34:17 You shall make you no molten gods.

Leviticus 19:4 Turn you not to idols, nor make to yourselves molten gods: I am the …

Leviticus 26:1 You shall make you no idols nor graven image, neither raise you up …

Isaiah 44:9,10,17 They that make a graven image are all of them vanity; and their delectable …

Hosea 13:2,3 And now they sin more and more, and have made them molten images …

an abomination

Deuteronomy 29:17 And you have seen their abominations, and their idols, wood and stone, …

1 Kings 11:5-7 For Solomon went after Ashtoreth the goddess of the Zidonians, and …

2 Kings 23:13 And the high places that were before Jerusalem, which were on the …

2 Chronicles 33:2 But did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, like to the …

Isaiah 44:19 And none considers in his heart, neither is there knowledge nor understanding …

Ezekiel 7:20 As for the beauty of his ornament, he set it in majesty…

Daniel 11:31 And arms shall stand on his part, and they shall pollute the sanctuary …

Matthew 24:15 When you therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken …

Revelation 17:4,5 And the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet color, and decked …

and putteth

Genesis 31:19,34 And Laban went to shear his sheep: and Rachel had stolen the images …

2 Kings 17:19 Also Judah kept not the commandments of the LORD their God, but walked …

Psalm 44:20,21 If we have forgotten the name of our God, or stretched out our hands …

Jeremiah 23:24 Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? said …

Ezekiel 8:7-12 And he brought me to the door of the court; and when I looked, behold …

Ezekiel 14:4 Therefore speak to them, and say to them, Thus said the Lord GOD; …

And all

Numbers 5:22 And this water that causes the curse shall go into your bowels, to …

Jeremiah 11:5 That I may perform the oath which I have sworn to your fathers, to …

Jeremiah 28:6 Even the prophet Jeremiah said, Amen: the LORD do so: the LORD perform …

Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For your …

1 Corinthians 14:16 Else when you shall bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupies …

Amen to each of the curses the people were to say Amen, as well as to the blessings; to denote a profession of their faith in the truth of them, that they were the real declarations of the wrath of God; and an acknowledgement of the equity of these curses. It was such an imprecation upon themselves, as strongly obliged them to have nothing to do with those evil practices in which the curse is entailed. We read of those who entered a curse to walk in God's law.

Nehemiah 10:29 They joined to their brothers, their nobles, and entered into a curse, …

All the people, by saying this Amen, became bound one for another, that they would observe God's laws, by which every man was obliged, as far as he could, to prevent his neighbour from breaking these laws, and to reprove those that had offended, lest they should bear sin and the curse for them.

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