Tshivenda 1998 (VEN98)
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Maḓi a tshi bva kha tombo

171Muṋe washu o laya vhathu vhoṱhe vha Israele uri vha takuwe phangani ya Sinai. Vha enda vha tshi ṱoka mishasha vha vhuya vha i ṱoka Rafidimu. Hone henefho ho vha hu si na maḓi ane vhathu vha nga nwa. 2Vha gungulela Mushe vha ri, “Nga vha ri fhe maḓi a u nwa.” Mushe a ri, “Khezwi ni tshi nngungulela? Ndi mini ni tshi linga Muṋe washu?”

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17:3
Ek. 14:11-12
17:3-6
Yes. 35:6-7
Vhathu vha tshi pfa vho oma mikulo nga ḓora vha gungulela Mushe vha ri, “Ndi mini vho ri pfulusa Egipita? Vho vha vha tshi itela uri riṋe na vhana vhashu na zwifuwo zwashu ri fe nga ḓora?”

4Mushe a rabela Muṋe washu a ri, “Vhathu avha ndi ḓo vha ita hani? Vha ḓo ṱuwa vha tshi nkanḓa nga matombo!”

5Muṋe washu a fhindula Mushe a ri, “Dzhia vhaṅwe vha vharangaphanḓa vha Israele u fhire navho phanḓa ha vhathu, u ṱuwe na luḽa lubaḓa lwe wa rwa ngalwo maḓi a Nile, u mbo ḓi ṱuwa. 6

17:6
Yes. 43:20
Ps. 78:15-16
105:41
1 Korint. 10:4
Ndi ḓo vha ndo ima phanḓa hau hafhaḽa nṱha ha tombo, thavhani ya Horebe. U rwe tombo, maḓi a ḓo gubunyea a tshi bva khaḽo uri vhathu vha nwe.”

Mushe a mbo ita zwenezwo vhahulwane vha Israele vha tshi zwi vhona. 7

17:7
Ps. 81:7
95:8
106:32
Afho fhethu ho pfi Masa (Malingoni) na Miriba (Khanini) nga mulandu wa lugungulo lwa Vhaisraele na nge vha linga Muṋe washu vha tshi ri, “Muṋe washu u na riṋe kana ha na riṋe naa?”

Nndwa ya Vhaisraele na Vhaamaleke

8Vhaamaleke vho ḓa vha lwa na Vhaisraele henefho Rafidimu. 9Mushe a vhudza Joshua a ri, “Ḓinangele vhanna, matshelo ni bve ni yo lwa na Vhaameleke. Zwenezwo nṋe ndi ḓo vha ndo ima muṱumbani wa tshikwara ndo fara lubaḓa lwa Mudzimu.”

10Joshua a ita zwe Mushe a mu vhudza, a bva a yo lwa na Vhaameleke, Mushe na Aroni na Huru vhó gonya muṱumba wa tshikwara. 11

17:11
Ps. 63:4
Hezwi Mushe o imisa zwanḓa zwawe, ho vha hu tshi kunda Vhaisraele, musi zwanḓa zwawe zwi tshi vhuela fhasi ha mbo kunda Vhaameleke. 12Hone zwanḓa zwa Mushe zwa neta, vha dzhia tombo vha ḽi vhea fhasi hawe, a dzula nṱha haḽo, Aroni na Huru vha tika zwanḓa zwawe, muṅwe o ima sia ḽino muṅwe o ima sia ḽiḽa; zwanḓa zwawe zwa khwaṱha ḽa vhuya ḽa kovhela.

13Joshua a kunda Vhaameleke tshoṱhe.

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17:14
Num. 24:20
Dot. 25:17-19
Rangap. 6:3
1 Sam. 15:2-9
30:1-20
Ndi hone Muṋe washu a tshi vhudza Mushe a ri, “Hezwi zwine zwa khou itea zwi ṅwale buguni uri zwi si hangwiwe, u vhudze Joshua wo tou khwaṱhisa uri ndi ḓo lozwa Vhaameleke vha si tsha humbulwa fhano fhasi.” 15Ndi hone Mushe a tshi fhaṱa aḽiṱari a ri i pfi “Muṋe washu ndi tshiphuga tshanga”, 16nge a ri, “Anani no fara khuluṋoni ya Muṋe washu! Muṋe washu u ḓo lwa na Vhaameleke nga mirafho na mirafho!”

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Jethero a tshi dalela Mushe

181Jethero tshifhe wa Midiani, khotsi a musadzi wa Mushe, a pfa zwoṱhe zwe Mudzimu a itela Mushe na vhathu vha hawe vha Israele, na zwe Muṋe washu a pfulusa Vhaisraele shangoni ḽa Egipita. 2

18:2-3
Ek. 2:21-22
Mushe o vha o humisa Tsiphora musadzi wawe, Jethero khotsi a Tsiphora a dzula nae 3na vhana vhawe vhavhili vha vhatuka. Muṅwe wa avho vhana o vha a tshi pfi Gerisoni nge Mushe a ri, “Ndi mutsinda shangoni ḽisili.” 4Dzina ḽa muṅwe ḽo vha ḽi tshi pfi Eliasara nge a ri, “Mudzimu wa khotsi anga o mpfarisa a ntshidza nda si vhulawe nga Farao.”

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18:5
Ek. 3:1
Zwenezwo Jethero makhulu wa Mushe a ḓa na musadzi wa Mushe na vhana vhawe phangani he a ṱoka mushasha wawe, thavhani ya Mudzimu. 6Mushe a vhudzwa upfi, “Makhulu wavho Jethero ngevha, vho ḓa u vha dalela, vho ḓa na musadzi wavho na vhana vhawe vhavhili vha vhatuka.”

7Ndi hone Mushe a tshi bva a yo ṱanganedza makhulu wawe, a gwadama a mu kuvhatedza vha vhudzisana mutakalo, vha konou dzhena denndeni. 8Mushe a vhudza makhulu wawe zwoṱhe zwe Muṋe washu a ita Farao na Vhaegipita, a tshi itela u tshidza Vhaisraele, na zwoṱhe zwi konḓaho zwe zwa itea nḓilani, na zwe Muṋe washu a vha lamulela.

9Jethero a takalela zwe Muṋe washu a itela Israele vhuthu a tshi vha lamukisa zwanḓani zwa Vhaegipita. 10Zwenezwo Jethero a ri, “Nga hu rendwe Yahavee we a ni tshidza kha Vhaegipita na kha Farao, o lamulela vhathu vhawe vhupulini ha Vhaegipita 11musi vha tshi ni levhela. Zwino ndi vho zwi ḓivha uri Yahavee ndi muhulwane kha midzimu yoṱhe.” 12Ndi hone Jethero makhulu wa Mushe a tshi ṋekedza Mudzimu tshiṱhavhelo tshi fhiswaho, na zwiṅwe zwiṱhavhelo. Aroni a ḓa na vhahulwane vha Israele vha ḽa vhoṱhe na makhulu wa Mushe phanḓa ha Mudzimu.

Hu tshi vhewa vharangaphanḓa

(Dot. 1:9-18)

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18:13-26
Num. 11:11-29
Nga matshelo Mushe a ita mushumo wa u senga mafhungo a vhathu, vha kuvhangana khae u bva nga matsheloni u swika nga madekwana. 14Musi makhulu wa Mushe a tshi vhona mushumo u lemelaho une Mushe a ḓinetisa ngawo a tshi itela vhathu, a mu vhudzisa a ri, “Ndi mini vha tshi ḓinetisa nga u rali vha tshi itela vhathu? Khezwi vha tshi dzula afha vhe vhoṱhe vhathu vho kuvhangana u bva nga matsheloni u swika nga madekwana?”

15Mushe a fhindula makhulu wawe a ri, “Ndi uri vhathu vha ḓa ha nṋe vha tshi vhudzisa zwine Mudzimu a zwi funa. 16Arali vha khakhelana vha ḓa ha nṋe, nṋe nda vha pfumedzanya nda vha funza ndaela dza Mudzimu na zwine a vha laya.” 17Jethero a mu vhudza a ri, “Izwo a si zwone. 18Vha ḓo vhuya vha fhela nungo, ha ri vhone ha ri vhathu zwa fana. Mushumo hoyo u a lemelesa, vha nga si u kone vhe vhoṱhe. 19Nga vha thetshelese nyeletshedzo yanga, Mudzimu u ḓo vha navho. Vhone vho vha vho fanela vha tshi ambela vhathu ha Mudzimu vha swikisa mafhungo avho khae. 20Nga vha vha funze ndaela dza Mudzimu na zwine a vha laya; nga vha vha funze kutshilele na zwine vha fanela u zwi ita. 21

18:21a
Mish. 6:3
1 Tim. 3:1-3
Huno kha vhathu havha nga vha nange vhanna vhane vha kona, vhane vha ofha Mudzimu, vha fulufhedzeaho, vha sa pfani na zwa tshanḓanguvhoni, vha vha vhee uri vha vhe vharangaphanḓa vha vhathu: vharangaphanḓa vha no langa tshigidi, vha ḓana, vha mahumi maṱanu, vha fumi. 22Nga vha ite uri vhathu avho vha shumele vhathu vha tshi vha sengisela mafhungo avho tshifhinga tshoṱhe. Milandu i konḓaho vha nga i ḓisa kha vhone, hone milandu miṱuku vha nga i dzudzanya vhone vhaṋe, u ralo ha vha u vha leludzela zwithu na u ṱhaḓulana muhwalo na vhone. 23Arali vha ita nga u ralo, vha tshi tevhedza zwine Mudzimu a vha laya, vha nga si nete, vhathu vhoṱhe havha vha ḓo ya mahayani avho vho fushea.”

24Mushe a thetshelesa nyeletshedzo ya makhulu wawe a ita zwe vha mu vhudza, 25a nanga vhanna vha konaho kha Vhaisraele a vha vhea uri vha lange vhathu; vharangaphanḓa vha tshigidi, vha ḓana, vha mahumi maṱanu, na vha fumi. 26Vha shumela vhathu vha tshi vha pfumedzanya tshifhinga tshoṱhe. Milandu i konḓaho vha i ḓisa ha Mushe, milandu miṱuku vha i haṱula vhone vhaṋe.

27Ndi hone Mushe a tshi tendela makhulu wawe uri vha ṱuwe, vha humela shangoni ḽa havho.

19

Mulanga wa Sinai

Vhaisraele vhe thavhani ya Sinai

191Vhaisraele vho ri u fhedza miṅwedzi miraru yo ḓalaho vho pfuluwa shangoni ḽa Egipita vha swika phangani ya Sinai. 2Vha ṱuwa Rafidimu vha dovha vha fara lwendo, vha tshi swika phangani ya Sinai vha ṱoka mishasha yavho henefho phangani u livhana na thavha.

Vhathu vha tshi ḓilugisela u ṱangana na Mudzimu

3Mushe zwenezwo a takuwa a gonya ha Mudzimu, Muṋe washu a mu vhidza e thavhani a ri, “Hezwi zwi vhudze vha nnḓu ya Jakopo, vhana vha Israele, u ri, 4

19:4
Dot. 32:11-12
‘Inwi vhaṋe no vhona zwe nda ita Vhaegipita, na zwe nda ni hwala zwa nga ndo tou ni takula nga phapha dza goni nda ni ḓisa ha Nṋe muṋe. 5
19:5
Dot. 4:20
7:6
14:2
26:18-19
Tit. 2:14
Ndi zwone, arali na thetshelesa ipfi ḽanga na nambatela mulanga wanga, ni ḓo vha lushaka lwanga vhukuma lwe nda lu nanga kha tshakha dzoṱhe, ngauri ḽifhasi ḽoṱhe ndi ḽanga. 6
19:6
Nzumb. 1:6
5:10
1 Pit. 2:9-10
Ndi ḓo ni ita lushaka lwa vhotshifhe vha nnduvhaho, na vha lushaka lwo sumelwaho Nṋe.’ Hayo ndi one maipfi ane wa fanela u vhudza Vhaisraele.” 7Ndi hone Mushe a tshi ṱuwa, a vhidzisa vhahulwane vha vhathu, a vha vhudza zwoṱhe zwe Muṋe washu a ri zwi itwe. 8
19:8
Ek. 24:3
19:8-9
Ek. 13:21
Vhathu vhoṱhe vha fhindula nga ipfi ḽithihi vha ri, “Zwoṱhe zwe Muṋe washu a amba, ri ḓo zwi ita.” Mushe a swikisa phindulo ya vhathu ha Muṋe washu.

9Muṋe washu a vhudza Mushe a ri, “Ndi khou ḓa ha iwe ndo fuka gole ḽidenya uri vhathu vha zwi pfe ndi tshi amba na iwe, vha kone u dzula vha tshi u fulufhedza misi yoṱhe i ḓaho.” Mushe a swikisa phindulo ya vhathu ha Muṋe washu.

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19:10
Gen. 35:2
Muṋe washu a vhudza Mushe a ri, “Iya kha vhathu u vha vhudze uri vha ḓikumulule, vha vhe vha tshi ḓilugisa ṋamusi na matshelo. Vha vhudze vha kuvhe zwiambaro zwavho, 11vha ḓilugisele mbamatshelo, ngauri nga ḓuvha ḽa vhuraru ndi ḓo tsela thavhani ya Sinai vhathu vhoṱhe vha tshi zwi vhona. 12
19:12
Ek. 34:3
Heb. 12:20
U vhee mukano u mona na thavha, u vha vhudze u ri, ‘Ni vhone ni sa ḓo gonya thavha, kana na kwama tsinde ḽayo. Ane a vhuya a kwama iyo thavha tshawe ndi u vhulawa. 13Hu songo vha na ane a mu vhea tshanḓa, o fanela u tou kanḓwa nga matombo kana a pfulwa nga musevhe, a nga vha e muthu kana tshifuwo, a songo vhuya a litshwa a tshila.’ Musi phalaphala i tshi lila hu ḓo gonya vhenevho vho tiwaho.”

14Mushe a tsela kha vhathu a tshi bva thavhani, a vha vhudza uri vha ḓikumulule, vha kuvhe zwiambaro zwavho. 15

19:15
Liv. 15:18
Zwenezwo Mushe a vhudza vhathu a ri, “Ḓilugiseleni ḓuvha ḽa vhuraru, ni songo dzhenisana nḓuni.”

Mudzimu a tshi tsela Sinai

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19:16-18
Ps. 81:7
Dot. 4:10-12
Heb. 12:18-19
Zwino ḽi tshi tsha nga ḓuvha ḽa vhuraru ha pfala mibvumo thavhani, ha vhonala lupenyo na gole ḽidenya, ha pfala phalaphala i tshi lila, ngomu mishashani vhathu vhoṱhe vha tetemela. 17Zwenezwo Mushe a endedza vhathu vha bva mishashani vha yo ṱangana na Mudzimu, vha ima tsindeni ḽa thavha. 18Thavha ya Sinai yoṱhe yo vha yo pilwa nga buluvhutsi, ngauri Muṋe washu o vha o tsela khayo e ngomu ha mulilo. Iḽo buluvhutsi ḽa duba unga vhutsi vhu bvaho kha ṋanḓo, thavha yoṱhe ya dzinginyea lu ofhisaho. 19Mubvumo wa phalaphala wa ḓi hula u tshi ya. Mushe a amba, Mudzimu a mu fhindula nga mubvumo. 20Muṋe washu o vha o tsela kha thavha ya Sinai, a ima muṱumbani wa thavha. Muṋe washu a vhidza Mushe uri a ḓe muṱumbani wa thavha, Mushe a gonya a ya.

21Muṋe washu a vhudza Mushe a ri, “Tsela fhasi u vhudze vhathu vha si pfuke mukano we vha vhetshelwa vha tshi ri vha ḓa u vhona Yahavee; vha zwi ita hu ḓo fa vhanzhi vhavho. 22Vhotshifhe, vhanna vhane vha swika tsini hanga, na vhenevho vho fanela u ḓikumulula, ndi sa ḓo vha vhulaha.”

23Mushe a fhindula Muṋe washu a ri, “Vhathu vha nga si kone u gonya thavha ya Sinai, hufha wo ri kaidza Iwe muṋe zwiḽa u tshi ri, ‘Vhea mukano u mona na thavha, hu itwe fhethu hukhethwa.’ ”

24Muṋe washu a vhudza Mushe a ri, “Tsela fhasi u yo dzhia Aroni u dovhe u gonye nae ngeno. Hone u songo tendela vhotshifhe kana vhathu vha tshi pfuka mukano vha gonyela ngeno hanga, ndi sa ḓo vha lozwa.” 25Ndi hone Mushe a tshi tsela kha vhathu a amba navho.