29:12 so that you may enter by oath into the covenant the Lord your God is making with you today. 1
29:14 It is not with you alone that I am making this covenant by oath,
29:20 The Lord will be unwilling to forgive him, and his intense anger 2 will rage 3 against that man; all the curses 4 written in this scroll will fall upon him 5 and the Lord will obliterate his name from memory. 6
29:21 The Lord will single him out 7 for judgment 8 from all the tribes of Israel according to all the curses of the covenant written in this scroll of the law.
1 tn Heb “for you to pass on into the covenant of the Lord your God and into his oath, which the Lord your God is cutting with you today.”
2 tn Heb “the wrath of the Lord and his zeal.” The expression is a hendiadys, a figure in which the second noun becomes adjectival to the first.
3 tn Heb “smoke,” or “smolder.”
4 tn Heb “the entire oath.”
5 tn Or “will lie in wait against him.”
6 tn Heb “blot out his name from under the sky.”
7 tn Heb “set him apart.”
8 tn Heb “for evil”; NAB “for doom”; NASB “for adversity”; NIV “for disaster”; NRSV “for calamity.”