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And there you must take your burnt offerings, your sacrifices, your tithes, the personal offerings you have prepared,[a] your votive offerings, your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks. Both you and your families[b] must feast there before the Lord your God and rejoice in all the output of your labor with which he[c] has blessed you. You must not do as we are doing here today, with everyone[d] doing what seems best to him,

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  1. Deuteronomy 12:6 tn Heb “heave offerings of your hand.”
  2. Deuteronomy 12:7 tn Heb “and your houses,” referring to entire households. The pronouns “you” and “your” are plural in the Hebrew text.
  3. Deuteronomy 12:7 tn Heb “the Lord your God.” See note on “he” in 12:5.
  4. Deuteronomy 12:8 tn Heb “a man.”