Gen 16:7

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord found Hagar near a spring in the desert; it was the spring that is beside the road to Shur.
(ESV)
The angel of the  Lord found her by a spring of water in the wilderness, the spring on the way to Shur.

Gen 16:9

(NIV)
Then the angel of the  Lord told her, ‘Go back to your mistress and submit to her.’
(ESV)
The angel of the  Lord said to her, “Return to your mistress and submit to her.”

Gen 16:10

(NIV)
The angel added, ‘I will increase your descendants so much that they will be too numerous to count.’

(ESV)
The angel of the  Lord also said to her, “I will surely multiply your offspring so that they cannot be numbered for multitude.”

Gen 16:11

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord also said to her:

‘You are now pregnant
and you will give birth to a son.
You shall name him Ishmael,
for the  Lord has heard of your misery.
(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord said to her,

Behold, you are pregnant
and shall bear a son.
You shall call his name Ishmael,
because the  Lord has listened to your affliction.

Gen 19:1

(NIV)
The two angels arrived at Sodom in the evening, and Lot was sitting in the gateway of the city. When he saw them, he got up to meet them and bowed down with his face to the ground.
(ESV)
The two angels came to Sodom in the evening, and Lot was sitting in the gate of Sodom. When Lot saw them, he rose to meet them and bowed himself with his face to the earth

Gen 19:15

(NIV)
With the coming of dawn, the angels urged Lot, saying, ‘Hurry! Take your wife and your two daughters who are here, or you will be swept away when the city is punished.’

(ESV)
As morning dawned, the angels urged Lot, saying, “Up! Take your wife and your two daughters who are here, lest you be swept away in the punishment of the city.”

Gen 21:17

(NIV)
God heard the boy crying, and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven and said to her, ‘What is the matter, Hagar? Do not be afraid; God has heard the boy crying as he lies there.
(ESV)
And God heard the voice of the boy, and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven and said to her, “What troubles you, Hagar? Fear not, for God has heard the voice of the boy where he is.

Gen 22:11

(NIV)
But the angel of the  Lord called out to him from heaven, ‘Abraham! Abraham!’

‘Here I am,’ he replied.

(ESV)
But the angel of the  Lord called to him from heaven and said, “Abraham, Abraham!” And he said, “Here I am.”

Gen 22:15

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord called to Abraham from heaven a second time
(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord called to Abraham a second time from heaven

Gen 24:7

(NIV)
‘The  Lord, the God of heaven, who brought me out of my father’s household and my native land and who spoke to me and promised me on oath, saying, “To your offspring I will give this land” – he will send his angel before you so that you can get a wife for my son from there.
(ESV)
The  Lord, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s house and from the land of my kindred, and who spoke to me and swore to me, ‘To your offspring I will give this land,’ he will send his angel before you, and you shall take a wife for my son from there.

Gen 24:40

(NIV)
‘He replied, “The  Lord, before whom I have walked faithfully, will send his angel with you and make your journey a success, so that you can get a wife for my son from my own clan and from my father’s family.
(ESV)
But he said to me, ‘The  Lord, before whom I have walked, will send his angel with you and prosper your way. You shall take a wife for my son from my clan and from my father’s house.

Gen 28:12

(NIV)
He had a dream in which he saw a stairway resting on the earth, with its top reaching to heaven, and the angels of God were ascending and descending on it.
(ESV)
And he dreamed, and behold, there was a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven. And behold, the angels of God were ascending and descending on it!

Gen 31:11

(NIV)
The angel of God said to me in the dream, “Jacob.” I answered, “Here I am.”
(ESV)
Then the angel of God said to me in the dream, ‘Jacob,’ and I said, ‘Here I am!’

Gen 32:1

(NIV)
Jacob also went on his way, and the angels of God met him.
(ESV)
Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met him.

Gen 32:3

(NIV)
Jacob sent messengers ahead of him to his brother Esau in the land of Seir, the country of Edom.
(ESV)
And Jacob sent messengers before him to Esau his brother in the land of Seir, the country of Edom,

Gen 32:6

(NIV)
When the messengers returned to Jacob, they said, ‘We went to your brother Esau, and now he is coming to meet you, and four hundred men are with him.’

(ESV)
And the messengers returned to Jacob, saying, “We came to your brother Esau, and he is coming to meet you, and there are four hundred men with him.”

Gen 48:16

(NIV)
the Angel who has delivered me from all harm
– may he bless these boys.
May they be called by my name
and the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac,
and may they increase greatly
on the earth.’
(ESV)
the angel who has redeemed me from all evil, bless the boys;
and in them let my name be carried on, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac;
and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.”

Exod 3:2

(NIV)
There the angel of the  Lord appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up.
(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord appeared to him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush. He looked, and behold, the bush was burning, yet it was not consumed.

Exod 14:19

(NIV)
Then the angel of God, who had been travelling in front of Israel’s army, withdrew and went behind them. The pillar of cloud also moved from in front and stood behind them,
(ESV)
Then the angel of God who was going before the host of Israel moved and went behind them, and the pillar of cloud moved from before them and stood behind them,

Exod 23:20

(NIV)
‘See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the place I have prepared.
(ESV)
Behold, I send an angel before you to guard you on the way and to bring you to the place that I have prepared.

Exod 23:23

(NIV)
My angel will go ahead of you and bring you into the land of the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Canaanites, Hivites and Jebusites, and I will wipe them out.
(ESV)
“When my angel goes before you and brings you to the Amorites and the Hittites and the Perizzites and the Canaanites, the Hivites and the Jebusites, and I blot them out,

Exod 32:34

(NIV)
Now go, lead the people to the place I spoke of, and my angel will go before you. However, when the time comes for me to punish, I will punish them for their sin.’

(ESV)
But now go, lead the people to the place about which I have spoken to you; behold, my angel shall go before you. Nevertheless, in the day when I visit, I will visit their sin upon them.”

Exod 33:2

(NIV)
I will send an angel before you and drive out the Canaanites, Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites.
(ESV)
I will send an angel before you, and I will drive out the Canaanites, the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites.

Num 20:14

(NIV)
Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom, saying:

‘This is what your brother Israel says: you know about all the hardships that have come on us.
(ESV)
Moses sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom: “Thus says your brother Israel: You know all the hardship that we have met:

Num 20:16

(NIV)
but when we cried out to the  Lord, he heard our cry and sent an angel and brought us out of Egypt.

‘Now we are here at Kadesh, a town on the edge of your territory.
(ESV)
And when we cried to the  Lord, he heard our voice and sent an angel and brought us out of Egypt. And here we are in Kadesh, a city on the edge of your territory.

Num 21:21

(NIV)
Israel sent messengers to say to Sihon king of the Amorites:

(ESV)
Then Israel sent messengers to Sihon king of the Amorites, saying,

Num 22:5

(NIV)
sent messengers to summon Balaam son of Beor, who was at Pethor, near the River Euphrates, in his native land. Balak said:

‘A people has come out of Egypt; they cover the face of the land and have settled next to me.
(ESV)
sent messengers to Balaam the son of Beor at Pethor, which is near the River in the land of the people of Amaw to call him, saying, “Behold, a people has come out of Egypt. They cover the face of the earth, and they are dwelling opposite me.

Num 22:22

(NIV)
But God was very angry when he went, and the angel of the  Lord stood in the road to oppose him. Balaam was riding on his donkey, and his two servants were with him.
(ESV)
But God’s anger was kindled because he went, and the angel of the  Lord took his stand in the way as his adversary. Now he was riding on the donkey, and his two servants were with him.

Num 22:23

(NIV)
When the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord standing in the road with a drawn sword in his hand, it turned off the road into a field. Balaam beat it to get it back on the road.

(ESV)
And the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord standing in the road, with a drawn sword in his hand. And the donkey turned aside out of the road and went into the field. And Balaam struck the donkey, to turn her into the road.

Num 22:24

(NIV)
Then the angel of the  Lord stood in a narrow path through the vineyards, with walls on both sides.
(ESV)
Then the angel of the  Lord stood in a narrow path between the vineyards, with a wall on either side.

Num 22:25

(NIV)
When the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord, it pressed close to the wall, crushing Balaam’s foot against it. So he beat the donkey again.

(ESV)
And when the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord, she pushed against the wall and pressed Balaam’s foot against the wall. So he struck her again.

Num 22:26

(NIV)
Then the angel of the  Lord moved on ahead and stood in a narrow place where there was no room to turn, either to the right or to the left.
(ESV)
Then the angel of the  Lord went ahead and stood in a narrow place, where there was no way to turn either to the right or to the left.

Num 22:27

(NIV)
When the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord, it lay down under Balaam, and he was angry and beat it with his staff.
(ESV)
When the donkey saw the angel of the  Lord, she lay down under Balaam. And Balaam’s anger was kindled, and he struck the donkey with his staff.

Num 22:31

(NIV)
Then the  Lord opened Balaam’s eyes, and he saw the angel of the  Lord standing in the road with his sword drawn. So he bowed low and fell face down.

(ESV)
Then the  Lord opened the eyes of Balaam, and he saw the angel of the  Lord standing in the way, with his drawn sword in his hand. And he bowed down and fell on his face.

Num 22:32

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord asked him, ‘Why have you beaten your donkey these three times? I have come here to oppose you because your path is a reckless one before me.
(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord said to him, “Why have you struck your donkey these three times? Behold, I have come out to oppose you because your way is perverse before me.

Num 22:34

(NIV)
Balaam said to the angel of the  Lord, ‘I have sinned. I did not realise you were standing in the road to oppose me. Now if you are displeased, I will go back.’

(ESV)
Then Balaam said to the angel of the  Lord, “I have sinned, for I did not know that you stood in the road against me. Now therefore, if it is evil in your sight, I will turn back.”

Num 22:35

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord said to Balaam, ‘Go with the men, but speak only what I tell you.’ So Balaam went with Balak’s officials.

(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord said to Balaam, “Go with the men, but speak only the word that I tell you.” So Balaam went on with the princes of Balak.

Num 24:12

(NIV)
Balaam answered Balak, ‘Did I not tell the messengers you sent me,
(ESV)
And Balaam said to Balak, “Did I not tell your messengers whom you sent to me,

Deut 2:26

(NIV)
From the Desert of Kedemoth I sent messengers to Sihon king of Heshbon offering peace and saying,
(ESV)
“So I sent messengers from the wilderness of Kedemoth to Sihon the king of Heshbon with words of peace, saying,

Josh 6:17

(NIV)
The city and all that is in it are to be devoted to the  Lord. Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall be spared, because she hid the spies we sent.
(ESV)
And the city and all that is within it shall be devoted to the  Lord for destruction. Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall live, because she hid the messengers whom we sent.

Josh 6:25

(NIV)
But Joshua spared Rahab the prostitute, with her family and all who belonged to her, because she hid the men Joshua had sent as spies to Jericho – and she lives among the Israelites to this day.

(ESV)
But Rahab the prostitute and her father’s household and all who belonged to her, Joshua saved alive. And she has lived in Israel to this day, because she hid the messengers whom Joshua sent to spy out Jericho.

Josh 7:22

(NIV)
So Joshua sent messengers, and they ran to the tent, and there it was, hidden in his tent, with the silver underneath.
(ESV)
So Joshua sent messengers, and they ran to the tent; and behold, it was hidden in his tent with the silver underneath.

Judg 2:1

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord went up from Gilgal to Bokim and said, ‘I brought you up out of Egypt and led you into the land that I swore to give to your ancestors. I said, “I will never break my covenant with you,
(ESV)
Now the angel of the  Lord went up from Gilgal to Bochim. And he said, “I brought you up from Egypt and brought you into the land that I swore to give to your fathers. I said, ‘I will never break my covenant with you,

Judg 2:4

(NIV)
When the angel of the  Lord had spoken these things to all the Israelites, the people wept aloud,
(ESV)
As soon as the angel of the  Lord spoke these words to all the people of Israel, the people lifted up their voices and wept.

Judg 5:23

(NIV)
“Curse Meroz,” said the angel of the  Lord.
“Curse its people bitterly,
because they did not come to help the  Lord,
to help the  Lord against the mighty.”
(ESV)
Curse Meroz, says the angel of the  Lord,
curse its inhabitants thoroughly,
because they did not come to the help of the  Lord,
to the help of the  Lord against the mighty.

Judg 6:11

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord came and sat down under the oak in Ophrah that belonged to Joash the Abiezrite, where his son Gideon was threshing wheat in a winepress to keep it from the Midianites.
(ESV)
Now the angel of the  Lord came and sat under the terebinth at Ophrah, which belonged to Joash the Abiezrite, while his son Gideon was beating out wheat in the winepress to hide it from the Midianites.

Judg 6:12

(NIV)
When the angel of the  Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, ‘The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.’

(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord appeared to him and said to him, “The  Lord is with you, O mighty man of valor.”

Judg 6:20

(NIV)
The angel of God said to him, ‘Take the meat and the unleavened bread, place them on this rock, and pour out the broth.’ And Gideon did so.
(ESV)
And the angel of God said to him, “Take the meat and the unleavened cakes, and put them on this rock, and pour the broth over them.” And he did so.

Judg 6:21

(NIV)
Then the angel of the  Lord touched the meat and the unleavened bread with the tip of the staff that was in his hand. Fire flared from the rock, consuming the meat and the bread. And the angel of the  Lord disappeared.
(ESV)
Then the angel of the  Lord reached out the tip of the staff that was in his hand and touched the meat and the unleavened cakes. And fire sprang up from the rock and consumed the meat and the unleavened cakes. And the angel of the  Lord vanished from his sight.

Judg 6:22

(NIV)
When Gideon realised that it was the angel of the  Lord, he exclaimed, ‘Alas, Sovereign Lord! I have seen the angel of the  Lord face to face!’

(ESV)
Then Gideon perceived that he was the angel of the  Lord. And Gideon said, “Alas, O Lord  God! For now I have seen the angel of the  Lord face to face.”

Judg 6:35

(NIV)
He sent messengers throughout Manasseh, calling them to arms, and also into Asher, Zebulun and Naphtali, so that they too went up to meet them.

(ESV)
And he sent messengers throughout all Manasseh, and they too were called out to follow him. And he sent messengers to Asher, Zebulun, and Naphtali, and they went up to meet them.

Judg 7:24

(NIV)
Gideon sent messengers throughout the hill country of Ephraim, saying, ‘Come down against the Midianites and seize the waters of the Jordan ahead of them as far as Beth Barah.’

So all the men of Ephraim were called out and they seized the waters of the Jordan as far as Beth Barah.
(ESV)
Gideon sent messengers throughout all the hill country of Ephraim, saying, “Come down against the Midianites and capture the waters against them, as far as Beth-barah, and also the Jordan.” So all the men of Ephraim were called out, and they captured the waters as far as Beth-barah, and also the Jordan.

Judg 9:31

(NIV)
Under cover he sent messengers to Abimelek, saying, ‘Gaal son of Ebed and his clan have come to Shechem and are stirring up the city against you.
(ESV)
And he sent messengers to Abimelech secretly, saying, “Behold, Gaal the son of Ebed and his relatives have come to Shechem, and they are stirring up the city against you.

Judg 11:12

(NIV)
Then Jephthah sent messengers to the Ammonite king with the question: ‘What do you have against me that you have attacked my country?’

(ESV)
Then Jephthah sent messengers to the king of the Ammonites and said, “What do you have against me, that you have come to me to fight against my land?”

Judg 11:13

(NIV)
The king of the Ammonites answered Jephthah’s messengers, ‘When Israel came up out of Egypt, they took away my land from the Arnon to the Jabbok, all the way to the Jordan. Now give it back peaceably.’

(ESV)
And the king of the Ammonites answered the messengers of Jephthah, “Because Israel on coming up from Egypt took away my land, from the Arnon to the Jabbok and to the Jordan; now therefore restore it peaceably.”

Judg 11:14

(NIV)
Jephthah sent back messengers to the Ammonite king,
(ESV)
Jephthah again sent messengers to the king of the Ammonites

Judg 11:17

(NIV)
Then Israel sent messengers to the king of Edom, saying, “Give us permission to go through your country,” but the king of Edom would not listen. They sent also to the king of Moab, and he refused. So Israel stayed at Kadesh.

(ESV)
Israel then sent messengers to the king of Edom, saying, ‘Please let us pass through your land,’ but the king of Edom would not listen. And they sent also to the king of Moab, but he would not consent. So Israel remained at Kadesh.

Judg 11:19

(NIV)
‘Then Israel sent messengers to Sihon king of the Amorites, who ruled in Heshbon, and said to him, “Let us pass through your country to our own place.”
(ESV)
Israel then sent messengers to Sihon king of the Amorites, king of Heshbon, and Israel said to him, ‘Please let us pass through your land to our country,’

Judg 13:3

(NIV)
The angel of the  Lord appeared to her and said, ‘You are barren and childless, but you are going to become pregnant and give birth to a son.
(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord appeared to the woman and said to her, “Behold, you are barren and have not borne children, but you shall conceive and bear a son.

Judg 13:6

(NIV)
Then the woman went to her husband and told him, ‘A man of God came to me. He looked like an angel of God, very awesome. I didn’t ask him where he came from, and he didn’t tell me his name.
(ESV)
Then the woman came and told her husband, “A man of God came to me, and his appearance was like the appearance of the angel of God, very awesome. I did not ask him where he was from, and he did not tell me his name,
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