Parallel Bible results for Genesis 18:16-22

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Genesis 18:16-22

NIV 16 When the men got up to leave, they looked down toward Sodom, and Abraham walked along with them to see them on their way. NIV 16 When the men got up to leave, they looked down toward Sodom, and Abraham walked along with them to see them on their way. NIV 17 Then the LORD said, "Shall I hide from Abraham what I am about to do? NIV 17 Then the LORD said, "Shall I hide from Abraham what I am about to do? NIV 18 Abraham will surely become a great and powerful nation, and all nations on earth will be blessed through him. NIV 18 Abraham will surely become a great and powerful nation, and all nations on earth will be blessed through him. NIV 19 For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing what is right and just, so that the LORD will bring about for Abraham what he has promised him." NIV 19 For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing what is right and just, so that the LORD will bring about for Abraham what he has promised him." NIV 20 Then the LORD said, "The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so grievous NIV 20 Then the LORD said, "The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so grievous NIV 21 that I will go down and see if what they have done is as bad as the outcry that has reached me. If not, I will know." NIV 21 that I will go down and see if what they have done is as bad as the outcry that has reached me. If not, I will know." NIV 22 The men turned away and went toward Sodom, but Abraham remained standing before the LORD. NIV 22 The men turned away and went toward Sodom, but Abraham remained standing before the LORD.