Genesis 22:16 NIV

16 and said, “I swear by myself, declares the LORD, that because you have done this and have not withheld your son, your only son,

References for Genesis 22:16

Study tools for Genesis 22:16

  • a 22:13 - Many manuscripts of the Masoretic Text, Samaritan Pentateuch, Septuagint and Syriac; most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "a ram behind him"
  • b 22:18 - Or "seed"
  • c 22:18 - Or "and all nations on earth will use the name of your offspring in blessings" (see 48:20)