||They will then be ready for the third day, for on the third day, God will descend on Mount Sinai in the sight of all the people.
Vehayu nechonim layom hashlishi ki bayom hashlishi yered Adonay le'eyney chol-ha'am al-har Sinay.
||'Set a boundary for the people around [the mountain], and tell them to be careful not to climb the mountain, or [even] to touch its edge. Anyone touching the mountain will be put to death.
Vehigbalta et-ha'am saviv lemor hishamru lachem alot bahar unegoa bekatsehu kol-hanogea bahar mot yumat.
This was said on the 4th of Sivan, and the Commandments would be given on the 6th.
Reveal Himself to people who are otherwise unworthy (cf. Moreh Nevukhim 1:10).