Parallel Bible results for Genesis 24:1-6

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Genesis 24:1-6

NAS 1 Now Abraham was old, advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed Abraham in every way. NIV 1 Abraham was now old and well advanced in years, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. NAS 2 Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he owned, "Please place your hand under my thigh, NIV 2 He said to the chief servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, "Put your hand under my thigh. NAS 3 and I will make you swear by the LORD , the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I live, NIV 3 I want you to swear by the LORD, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you will not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I am living, NAS 4 but you will go to my country and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son Isaac." NIV 4 but will go to my country and my own relatives and get a wife for my son Isaac." NAS 5 The servant said to him, "Suppose the woman is not willing to follow me to this land; should I take your son back to the land from where you came?" NIV 5 The servant asked him, "What if the woman is unwilling to come back with me to this land? Shall I then take your son back to the country you came from?" NAS 6 Then Abraham said to him, "Beware that you do not take my son back there! NIV 6 "Make sure that you do not take my son back there," Abraham said.