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Genesis 18:1 NIV

The Three Visitors

1 The LORD appeared to Abraham near the great trees of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent in the heat of the day.

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  • a 18:3 - Or "eyes, Lord"
  • b 18:6 - That is, probably about 36 pounds or about 16 kilograms
  • c 18:18 - Or "will use his name in blessings" (see 48:20)
  • d 18:22 - Masoretic Text; an ancient Hebrew scribal tradition "but the " Lord"remained standing before Abraham"
  • e 18:24 - Or "forgive" ; also in verse 26