Parallel Bible results for Genesis 23:1-6

Third Millennium Bible

New International Version

Genesis 23:1-6

TMB 1 And Sarah was a hundred and seven and twenty years old; these were the years of the life of Sarah. NIV 1 Sarah lived to be a hundred and twenty-seven years old. TMB 2 And Sarah died in Kirjatharba (the same is Hebron) in the land of Canaan; and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her. NIV 2 She died at Kiriath Arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan, and Abraham went to mourn for Sarah and to weep over her. TMB 3 And Abraham stood up from before his dead, and spoke unto the sons of Heth, saying, NIV 3 Then Abraham rose from beside his dead wife and spoke to the Hittites. He said, TMB 4 "I am a stranger and a sojourner with you. Give me a possession for a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight. NIV 4 "I am an alien and a stranger among you. Sell me some property for a burial site here so I can bury my dead. TMB 5 And the children of Heth answered Abraham, saying unto him, NIV 5 The Hittites replied to Abraham, TMB 6 "Hear us, my lord: Thou art a mighty prince among us; in the choicest of our sepulchers bury thy dead. None of us shall withhold from thee his sepulcher, that thou mayest bury thy dead." NIV 6 "Sir, listen to us. You are a mighty prince among us. Bury your dead in the choicest of our tombs. None of us will refuse you his tomb for burying your dead."