Parallel Bible results for Genesis 9:18-23

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Genesis 9:18-23

RSV 18 The sons of Noah who went forth from the ark were Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Ham was the father of Canaan. NIV 18 The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham and Japheth. (Ham was the father of Canaan.) RSV 19 These three were the sons of Noah; and from these the whole earth was peopled. NIV 19 These were the three sons of Noah, and from them came the people who were scattered over the earth. RSV 20 Noah was the first tiller of the soil. He planted a vineyard; NIV 20 Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard. RSV 21 and he drank of the wine, and became drunk, and lay uncovered in his tent. NIV 21 When he drank some of its wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent. RSV 22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two brothers outside. NIV 22 Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father's nakedness and told his two brothers outside. RSV 23 Then Shem and Japheth took a garment, laid it upon both their shoulders, and walked backward and covered the nakedness of their father; their faces were turned away, and they did not see their father's nakedness. NIV 23 But Shem and Japheth took a garment and laid it across their shoulders; then they walked in backward and covered their father's nakedness. Their faces were turned the other way so that they would not see their father's nakedness.