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Genesis 17:1-7 KJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to Abram, and said unto him, I am the Almighty God; walk before me, and be thou perfect. 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 thee, and will multiply thee exceedingly . 2 I will confirm my covenant between me and you and will greatly increase your numbers."
3 And Abram fell on his face: and God talked with him, saying , 3 Abram fell facedown, and God said to him,
4 As for me, behold, my covenant is with thee, and thou shalt be a father of many nations. 4 "As for me, this is my covenant with you: You will be the father of many nations.
5 Neither shall thy name any more be called Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham; for a father of many nations have I made thee . 5 No longer will you be called Abram; your name will be Abraham, for I have made you a father of many nations.
6 And I will make thee exceeding fruitful , and I will make nations of thee, and kings shall come out of thee. 6 I will make you very fruitful; I will make nations of you, and kings will come from you.
7 And I will establish my covenant between me and thee and thy seed after thee in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto thee, and to thy seed after thee. 7 I will establish my covenant as an everlasting covenant between me and you and your descendants after you for the generations to come, to be your God and the God of your descendants after you.