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17 At[a] three times in the year all your males will appear before the Sovereign Lord.[b]

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  1. Exodus 23:17 tn Adverbial accusative of time: “three times” becomes “at three times.”
  2. Exodus 23:17 tn Here the divine Name reads in Hebrew הָאָדֹן יְהוָה (haʾadon yehvah), which if rendered according to the traditional scheme of “Lord” for “Yahweh” would result in “Lord Lord.” A number of English versions therefore render this phrase “Lord God.”