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Genesis 22:9 NIV

9 When they reached the place God had told him about, Abraham built an altar there and arranged the wood on it. He bound his son Isaac and laid him on the altar, on top of the wood.

References for Genesis 22:9

Study tools for Genesis 22:9

  • 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)