Parallel Bible results for Genesis 26:26-33

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Genesis 26:26-33

NIV 26 Meanwhile, Abimelech had come to him from Gerar, with Ahuzzath his personal adviser and Phicol the commander of his forces. NIV 26 Meanwhile, Abimelech had come to him from Gerar, with Ahuzzath his personal adviser and Phicol the commander of his forces. NIV 27 Isaac asked them, "Why have you come to me, since you were hostile to me and sent me away?" NIV 27 Isaac asked them, "Why have you come to me, since you were hostile to me and sent me away?" NIV 28 They answered, "We saw clearly that the LORD was with you; so we said, 'There ought to be a sworn agreement between us'--between us and you. Let us make a treaty with you NIV 28 They answered, "We saw clearly that the LORD was with you; so we said, 'There ought to be a sworn agreement between us'--between us and you. Let us make a treaty with you NIV 29 that you will do us no harm, just as we did not molest you but always treated you well and sent you away in peace. And now you are blessed by the LORD." NIV 29 that you will do us no harm, just as we did not molest you but always treated you well and sent you away in peace. And now you are blessed by the LORD." NIV 30 Isaac then made a feast for them, and they ate and drank. NIV 30 Isaac then made a feast for them, and they ate and drank. NIV 31 Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they left him in peace. NIV 31 Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they left him in peace. NIV 32 That day Isaac's servants came and told him about the well they had dug. They said, "We've found water!" NIV 32 That day Isaac's servants came and told him about the well they had dug. They said, "We've found water!" NIV 33 He called it Shibah, and to this day the name of the town has been Beersheba. NIV 33 He called it Shibah, and to this day the name of the town has been Beersheba.