Parallel Bible results for Genesis 25

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Genesis 25

NRS 1 Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah. NIV 1 Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah. NRS 2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. NIV 2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah. NRS 3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan. The sons of Dedan were Asshurim, Letushim, and Leummim. NIV 3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan; the descendants of Dedan were the Asshurites, the Letushites and the Leummites. NRS 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the children of Keturah. NIV 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah. NRS 5 Abraham gave all he had to Isaac. NIV 5 Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac. NRS 6 But to the sons of his concubines Abraham gave gifts, while he was still living, and he sent them away from his son Isaac, eastward to the east country. NIV 6 But while he was still living, he gave gifts to the sons of his concubines and sent them away from his son Isaac to the land of the east. NRS 7 This is the length of Abraham's life, one hundred seventy-five years. NIV 7 Altogether, Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years. NRS 8 Abraham breathed his last and died in a good old age, an old man and full of years, and was gathered to his people. NIV 8 Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man and full of years; and he was gathered to his people. NRS 9 His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron son of Zohar the Hittite, east of Mamre, NIV 9 His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah near Mamre, in the field of Ephron son of Zohar the Hittite, NRS 10 the field that Abraham purchased from the Hittites. There Abraham was buried, with his wife Sarah. NIV 10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites. There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah. NRS 11 After the death of Abraham God blessed his son Isaac. And Isaac settled at Beer-lahai-roi. NIV 11 After Abraham's death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi. NRS 12 These are the descendants of Ishmael, Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's slave-girl, bore to Abraham. NIV 12 This is the account of Abraham's son Ishmael, whom Sarah's maidservant, Hagar the Egyptian, bore to Abraham. NRS 13 These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, named in the order of their birth: Nebaioth, the firstborn of Ishmael; and Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, NIV 13 These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, listed in the order of their birth: Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, NRS 14 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, NIV 14 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, NRS 15 Hadad, Tema, Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. NIV 15 Hadad, Tema, Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah. NRS 16 These are the sons of Ishmael and these are their names, by their villages and by their encampments, twelve princes according to their tribes. NIV 16 These were the sons of Ishmael, and these are the names of the twelve tribal rulers according to their settlements and camps. NRS 17 (This is the length of the life of Ishmael, one hundred thirty-seven years; he breathed his last and died, and was gathered to his people.) NIV 17 Altogether, Ishmael lived a hundred and thirty-seven years. He breathed his last and died, and he was gathered to his people. NRS 18 They settled from Havilah to Shur, which is opposite Egypt in the direction of Assyria; he settled down alongside of all his people. NIV 18 His descendants settled in the area from Havilah to Shur, near the border of Egypt, as you go toward Asshur. And they lived in hostility toward all their brothers. NRS 19 These are the descendants of Isaac, Abraham's son: Abraham was the father of Isaac, NIV 19 This is the account of Abraham's son Isaac. Abraham became the father of Isaac, NRS 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah, daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, sister of Laban the Aramean. NIV 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram and sister of Laban the Aramean. NRS 21 Isaac prayed to the Lord for his wife, because she was barren; and the Lord granted his prayer, and his wife Rebekah conceived. NIV 21 Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was barren. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant. NRS 22 The children struggled together within her; and she said, "If it is to be this way, why do I live?" So she went to inquire of the Lord. NIV 22 The babies jostled each other within her, and she said, "Why is this happening to me?" So she went to inquire of the LORD. NRS 23 And the Lord said to her, "Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples born of you shall be divided; the one shall be stronger than the other, the elder shall serve the younger." NIV 23 The LORD said to her, "Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you will be separated; one people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger." NRS 24 When her time to give birth was at hand, there were twins in her womb. NIV 24 When the time came for her to give birth, there were twin boys in her womb. NRS 25 The first came out red, all his body like a hairy mantle; so they named him Esau. NIV 25 The first to come out was red, and his whole body was like a hairy garment; so they named him Esau. NRS 26 Afterward his brother came out, with his hand gripping Esau's heel; so he was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when she bore them. NIV 26 After this, his brother came out, with his hand grasping Esau's heel; so he was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them. NRS 27 When the boys grew up, Esau was a skillful hunter, a man of the field, while Jacob was a quiet man, living in tents. NIV 27 The boys grew up, and Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the open country, while Jacob was a quiet man, staying among the tents. NRS 28 Isaac loved Esau, because he was fond of game; but Rebekah loved Jacob. NIV 28 Isaac, who had a taste for wild game, loved Esau, but Rebekah loved Jacob. NRS 29 Once when Jacob was cooking a stew, Esau came in from the field, and he was famished. NIV 29 Once when Jacob was cooking some stew, Esau came in from the open country, famished. NRS 30 Esau said to Jacob, "Let me eat some of that red stuff, for I am famished!" (Therefore he was called Edom. ) NIV 30 He said to Jacob, "Quick, let me have some of that red stew! I'm famished!" (That is why he was also called Edom. ) NRS 31 Jacob said, "First sell me your birthright." NIV 31 Jacob replied, "First sell me your birthright." NRS 32 Esau said, "I am about to die; of what use is a birthright to me?" NIV 32 "Look, I am about to die," Esau said. "What good is the birthright to me?" NRS 33 Jacob said, "Swear to me first." So he swore to him, and sold his birthright to Jacob. NIV 33 But Jacob said, "Swear to me first." So he swore an oath to him, selling his birthright to Jacob. NRS 34 Then Jacob gave Esau bread and lentil stew, and he ate and drank, and rose and went his way. Thus Esau despised his birthright. NIV 34 Then Jacob gave Esau some bread and some lentil stew. He ate and drank, and then got up and left. So Esau despised his birthright.