Parallel Bible results for Genesis 21:22-34

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Genesis 21:22-34

NIV 22 At that time Abimelech and Phicol the commander of his forces said to Abraham, "God is with you in everything you do. NIV 22 At that time Abimelech and Phicol the commander of his forces said to Abraham, "God is with you in everything you do. NIV 23 Now swear to me here before God that you will not deal falsely with me or my children or my descendants. Show to me and the country where you are living as an alien the same kindness I have shown to you." NIV 23 Now swear to me here before God that you will not deal falsely with me or my children or my descendants. Show to me and the country where you are living as an alien the same kindness I have shown to you." NIV 24 Abraham said, "I swear it." NIV 24 Abraham said, "I swear it." NIV 25 Then Abraham complained to Abimelech about a well of water that Abimelech's servants had seized. NIV 25 Then Abraham complained to Abimelech about a well of water that Abimelech's servants had seized. NIV 26 But Abimelech said, "I don't know who has done this. You did not tell me, and I heard about it only today." NIV 26 But Abimelech said, "I don't know who has done this. You did not tell me, and I heard about it only today." NIV 27 So Abraham brought sheep and cattle and gave them to Abimelech, and the two men made a treaty. NIV 27 So Abraham brought sheep and cattle and gave them to Abimelech, and the two men made a treaty. NIV 28 Abraham set apart seven ewe lambs from the flock, NIV 28 Abraham set apart seven ewe lambs from the flock, NIV 29 and Abimelech asked Abraham, "What is the meaning of these seven ewe lambs you have set apart by themselves?" NIV 29 and Abimelech asked Abraham, "What is the meaning of these seven ewe lambs you have set apart by themselves?" NIV 30 He replied, "Accept these seven lambs from my hand as a witness that I dug this well." NIV 30 He replied, "Accept these seven lambs from my hand as a witness that I dug this well." NIV 31 So that place was called Beersheba, because the two men swore an oath there. NIV 31 So that place was called Beersheba, because the two men swore an oath there. NIV 32 After the treaty had been made at Beersheba, Abimelech and Phicol the commander of his forces returned to the land of the Philistines. NIV 32 After the treaty had been made at Beersheba, Abimelech and Phicol the commander of his forces returned to the land of the Philistines. NIV 33 Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba, and there he called upon the name of the LORD, the Eternal God. NIV 33 Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba, and there he called upon the name of the LORD, the Eternal God. NIV 34 And Abraham stayed in the land of the Philistines for a long time. NIV 34 And Abraham stayed in the land of the Philistines for a long time.