Genesis 17:1-6 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord appeared to Abram, and said to him, "I am God Almighty; walk before me, and be blameless. 1 When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to him and said, "I am God Almighty; walk before me and be blameless.
2 And I will make my covenant between me and you, and will make you exceedingly numerous." 2 I will confirm my covenant between me and you and will greatly increase your numbers."
3 Then Abram fell on his face; and God said to him, 3 Abram fell facedown, and God said to him,
4 "As for me, this is my covenant with you: You shall be the ancestor of a multitude of nations. 4 "As for me, this is my covenant with you: You will be the father of many nations.
5 No longer shall your name be Abram, but your name shall be Abraham; for I have made you the ancestor of a multitude of nations. 5 No longer will you be called Abram; your name will be Abraham, for I have made you a father of many nations.
6 I will make you exceedingly fruitful; and I will make nations of you, and kings shall come from you. 6 I will make you very fruitful; I will make nations of you, and kings will come from you.