Parallel Bible results for Genesis 22

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Genesis 22

NRS 1 After these things God tested Abraham. He said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am." NIV 1 Some time later God tested Abraham. He said to him, "Abraham!" "Here I am," he replied. NRS 2 He said, "Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains that I shall show you." NIV 2 Then God said, "Take your son, your only son, Isaac, whom you love, and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains I will tell you about." NRS 3 So Abraham rose early in the morning, saddled his donkey, and took two of his young men with him, and his son Isaac; he cut the wood for the burnt offering, and set out and went to the place in the distance that God had shown him. NIV 3 Early the next morning Abraham got up and saddled his donkey. He took with him two of his servants and his son Isaac. When he had cut enough wood for the burnt offering, he set out for the place God had told him about. NRS 4 On the third day Abraham looked up and saw the place far away. NIV 4 On the third day Abraham looked up and saw the place in the distance. NRS 5 Then Abraham said to his young men, "Stay here with the donkey; the boy and I will go over there; we will worship, and then we will come back to you." NIV 5 He said to his servants, "Stay here with the donkey while I and the boy go over there. We will worship and then we will come back to you." NRS 6 Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering and laid it on his son Isaac, and he himself carried the fire and the knife. So the two of them walked on together. NIV 6 Abraham took the wood for the burnt offering and placed it on his son Isaac, and he himself carried the fire and the knife. As the two of them went on together, NRS 7 Isaac said to his father Abraham, "Father!" And he said, "Here I am, my son." He said, "The fire and the wood are here, but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?" NIV 7 Isaac spoke up and said to his father Abraham, "Father?" "Yes, my son?" Abraham replied. "The fire and wood are here," Isaac said, "but where is the lamb for the burnt offering?" NRS 8 Abraham said, "God himself will provide the lamb for a burnt offering, my son." So the two of them walked on together. NIV 8 Abraham answered, "God himself will provide the lamb for the burnt offering, my son." And the two of them went on together. NRS 9 When they came to the place that God had shown him, Abraham built an altar there and laid the wood in order. He bound his son Isaac, and laid him on the altar, on top of the wood. 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. NRS 10 Then Abraham reached out his hand and took the knife to kill his son. NIV 10 Then he reached out his hand and took the knife to slay his son. NRS 11 But the angel of the Lord called to him from heaven, and said, "Abraham, Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am." NIV 11 But the angel of the LORD called out to him from heaven, "Abraham! Abraham!" "Here I am," he replied. NRS 12 He said, "Do not lay your hand on the boy or do anything to him; for now I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your son, your only son, from me." NIV 12 "Do not lay a hand on the boy," he said. "Do not do anything to him. Now I know that you fear God, because you have not withheld from me your son, your only son." NRS 13 And Abraham looked up and saw a ram, caught in a thicket by its horns. Abraham went and took the ram and offered it up as a burnt offering instead of his son. NIV 13 Abraham looked up and there in a thicket he saw a ram caught by its horns. He went over and took the ram and sacrificed it as a burnt offering instead of his son. NRS 14 So Abraham called that place "The Lord will provide"; as it is said to this day, "On the mount of the Lord it shall be provided." NIV 14 So Abraham called that place The LORD Will Provide. And to this day it is said, "On the mountain of the LORD it will be provided." NRS 15 The angel of the Lord called to Abraham a second time from heaven, NIV 15 The angel of the LORD called to Abraham from heaven a second time NRS 16 and said, "By myself I have sworn, says the Lord: Because you have done this, and have not withheld your son, your only son, NIV 16 and said, "I swear by myself, declares the LORD, that because you have done this and have not withheld your son, your only son, NRS 17 I will indeed bless you, and I will make your offspring as numerous as the stars of heaven and as the sand that is on the seashore. And your offspring shall possess the gate of their enemies, NIV 17 I will surely bless you and make your descendants as numerous as the stars in the sky and as the sand on the seashore. Your descendants will take possession of the cities of their enemies, NRS 18 and by your offspring shall all the nations of the earth gain blessing for themselves, because you have obeyed my voice." NIV 18 and through your offspring all nations on earth will be blessed, because you have obeyed me." NRS 19 So Abraham returned to his young men, and they arose and went together to Beer-sheba; and Abraham lived at Beer-sheba. NIV 19 Then Abraham returned to his servants, and they set off together for Beersheba. And Abraham stayed in Beersheba. NRS 20 Now after these things it was told Abraham, "Milcah also has borne children, to your brother Nahor: NIV 20 Some time later Abraham was told, "Milcah is also a mother; she has borne sons to your brother Nahor: NRS 21 Uz the firstborn, Buz his brother, Kemuel the father of Aram, NIV 21 Uz the firstborn, Buz his brother, Kemuel (the father of Aram), NRS 22 Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel." NIV 22 Kesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph and Bethuel." NRS 23 Bethuel became the father of Rebekah. These eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham's brother. NIV 23 Bethuel became the father of Rebekah. Milcah bore these eight sons to Abraham's brother Nahor. NRS 24 Moreover, his concubine, whose name was Reumah, bore Tebah, Gaham, Tahash, and Maacah. NIV 24 His concubine, whose name was Reumah, also had sons: Tebah, Gaham, Tahash and Maacah.