Parallel Bible results for Genesis 27:1-4

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Genesis 27:1-4

MSG 1 When Isaac had become an old man and was nearly blind, he called his eldest son, Esau, and said, "My son." "Yes, Father?" NIV 1 When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could no longer see, he called for Esau his older son and said to him, "My son." "Here I am," he answered. MSG 2 "I'm an old man," he said; "I might die any day now. NIV 2 Isaac said, "I am now an old man and don't know the day of my death. MSG 3 Do me a favor: Get your quiver of arrows and your bow and go out in the country and hunt me some game. NIV 3 Now then, get your weapons--your quiver and bow--and go out to the open country to hunt some wild game for me. MSG 4 Then fix me a hearty meal, the kind that you know I like, and bring it to me to eat so that I can give you my personal blessing before I die." NIV 4 Prepare me the kind of tasty food I like and bring it to me to eat, so that I may give you my blessing before I die."