Gen 36:38

(NIV)
When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan son of Akbor succeeded him as king.
(ESV)
Shaul died, and Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his place.

Gen 36:39

(NIV)
When Baal-Hanan son of Akbor died, Hadad succeeded him as king. His city was named Pau, and his wife’s name was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, the daughter of Me-Zahab.
(ESV)
Baal-hanan the son of Achbor died, and Hadar reigned in his place, the name of his city being Pau; his wife’s name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, daughter of Mezahab.

Exod 14:2

(NIV)
‘Tell the Israelites to turn back and camp near Pi Hahiroth, between Migdol and the sea. They are to camp by the sea, directly opposite Baal Zephon.
(ESV)
Tell the people of Israel to turn back and encamp in front of Pi-hahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, in front of Baal-zephon; you shall encamp facing it, by the sea.

Exod 14:9

(NIV)
The Egyptians – all Pharaoh’s horses and chariots, horsemen and troops – pursued the Israelites and overtook them as they camped by the sea near Pi Hahiroth, opposite Baal Zephon.

(ESV)
The Egyptians pursued them, all Pharaoh’s horses and chariots and his horsemen and his army, and overtook them encamped at the sea, by Pi-hahiroth, in front of Baal-zephon.

Num 21:28

(NIV)
‘Fire went out from Heshbon,
a blaze from the city of Sihon.
It consumed Ar of Moab,
the citizens of Arnon’s heights.
(ESV)
For fire came out from Heshbon,
flame from the city of Sihon.
It devoured Ar of Moab,
and swallowed the heights of the Arnon.

Num 25:3

(NIV)
So Israel yoked themselves to the Baal of Peor. And the  Lord’s anger burned against them.

(ESV)
So Israel yoked himself to Baal of Peor. And the anger of the  Lord was kindled against Israel.

Num 25:5

(NIV)
So Moses said to Israel’s judges, ‘Each of you must put to death those of your people who have yoked themselves to the Baal of Peor.’

(ESV)
And Moses said to the judges of Israel, “Each of you kill those of his men who have yoked themselves to Baal of Peor.”

Num 32:38

(NIV)
as well as Nebo and Baal Meon (these names were changed) and Sibmah. They gave names to the cities they rebuilt.

(ESV)
Nebo, and Baal-meon ( their names were changed), and Sibmah. And they gave other names to the cities that they built.

Num 33:7

(NIV)
They left Etham, turned back to Pi Hahiroth, to the east of Baal Zephon, and camped near Migdol.

(ESV)
And they set out from Etham and turned back to Pi-hahiroth, which is east of Baal-zephon, and they camped before Migdol.

Deut 4:3

(NIV)
You saw with your own eyes what the  Lord did at Baal Peor. The Lord your God destroyed from among you everyone who followed the Baal of Peor,
(ESV)
Your eyes have seen what the  Lord did at Baal-peor, for the  Lord your God destroyed from among you all the men who followed the Baal of Peor.

Josh 11:17

(NIV)
from Mount Halak, which rises towards Seir, to Baal Gad in the Valley of Lebanon below Mount Hermon. He captured all their kings and put them to death.
(ESV)
from Mount Halak, which rises toward Seir, as far as Baal-gad in the Valley of Lebanon below Mount Hermon. And he captured all their kings and struck them and put them to death.

Josh 12:7

(NIV)
Here is a list of the kings of the land that Joshua and the Israelites conquered on the west side of the Jordan, from Baal Gad in the Valley of Lebanon to Mount Halak, which rises towards Seir. Joshua gave their lands as an inheritance to the tribes of Israel according to their tribal divisions.
(ESV)
And these are the kings of the land whom Joshua and the people of Israel defeated on the west side of the Jordan, from Baal-gad in the Valley of Lebanon to Mount Halak, that rises toward Seir (and Joshua gave their land to the tribes of Israel as a possession according to their allotments,

Josh 13:5

(NIV)
the area of Byblos; and all Lebanon to the east, from Baal Gad below Mount Hermon to Lebo Hamath.
(ESV)
and the land of the Gebalites, and all Lebanon, toward the sunrise, from Baal-gad below Mount Hermon to Lebo-hamath,

Josh 13:17

(NIV)
to Heshbon and all its towns on the plateau, including Dibon, Bamoth Baal, Beth Baal Meon,
(ESV)
with Heshbon, and all its cities that are in the tableland; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon,

Josh 15:60

(NIV)
Kiriath Baal (that is, Kiriath Jearim) and Rabbah – two towns and their villages.

(ESV)
Kiriath-baal (that is, Kiriath-jearim), and Rabbah: two cities with their villages.

Josh 18:14

(NIV)
From the hill facing Beth Horon on the south the boundary turned south along the western side and came out at Kiriath Baal (that is, Kiriath Jearim), a town of the people of Judah. This was the western side.

(ESV)
Then the boundary goes in another direction, turning on the western side southward from the mountain that lies to the south, opposite Beth-horon, and it ends at Kiriath-baal ( that is, Kiriath-jearim), a city belonging to the people of Judah. This forms the western side.

Judg 2:11

(NIV)
Then the Israelites did evil in the eyes of the  Lord and served the Baals.
(ESV)
And the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the  Lord and served the Baals.

Judg 2:13

(NIV)
because they forsook him and served Baal and the Ashtoreths.
(ESV)
They abandoned the  Lord and served the Baals and the Ashtaroth.

Judg 3:3

(NIV)
the five rulers of the Philistines, all the Canaanites, the Sidonians, and the Hivites living in the Lebanon mountains from Mount Baal Hermon to Lebo Hamath.
(ESV)
These are the nations: the five lords of the Philistines and all the Canaanites and the Sidonians and the Hivites who lived on Mount Lebanon, from Mount Baal-hermon as far as Lebo-hamath.

Judg 3:7

(NIV)
The Israelites did evil in the eyes of the  Lord; they forgot the  Lord their God and served the Baals and the Asherahs.
(ESV)
And the people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the  Lord. They forgot the  Lord their God and served the Baals and the Asheroth.

Judg 6:25

(NIV)
That same night the  Lord said to him, ‘Take the second bull from your father’s herd, the one seven years old. Tear down your father’s altar to Baal and cut down the Asherah pole beside it.
(ESV)
That night the  Lord said to him, “Take your father’s bull, and the second bull seven years old, and pull down the altar of Baal that your father has, and cut down the Asherah that is beside it

Judg 6:28

(NIV)
In the morning when the people of the town got up, there was Baal’s altar, demolished, with the Asherah pole beside it cut down and the second bull sacrificed on the newly-built altar!

(ESV)
When the men of the town rose early in the morning, behold, the altar of Baal was broken down, and the Asherah beside it was cut down, and the second bull was offered on the altar that had been built.

Judg 6:30

(NIV)
The people of the town demanded of Joash, ‘Bring out your son. He must die, because he has broken down Baal’s altar and cut down the Asherah pole beside it.’

(ESV)
Then the men of the town said to Joash, “Bring out your son, that he may die, for he has broken down the altar of Baal and cut down the Asherah beside it.”

Judg 6:31

(NIV)
But Joash replied to the hostile crowd around him, ‘Are you going to plead Baal’s cause? Are you trying to save him? Whoever fights for him shall be put to death by morning! If Baal really is a god, he can defend himself when someone breaks down his altar.’
(ESV)
But Joash said to all who stood against him, “Will you contend for Baal? Or will you save him? Whoever contends for him shall be put to death by morning. If he is a god, let him contend for himself, because his altar has been broken down.”

Judg 6:32

(NIV)
So because Gideon broke down Baal’s altar, they gave him the name Jerub-Baal that day, saying, ‘Let Baal contend with him.’

(ESV)
Therefore on that day Gideon was called Jerubbaal, that is to say, “Let Baal contend against him,” because he broke down his altar.

Judg 8:33

(NIV)
No sooner had Gideon died than the Israelites again prostituted themselves to the Baals. They set up Baal-Berith as their god
(ESV)
As soon as Gideon died, the people of Israel turned again and whored after the Baals and made Baal-berith their god.

Judg 9:4

(NIV)
They gave him seventy shekels of silver from the temple of Baal-Berith, and Abimelek used it to hire reckless scoundrels, who became his followers.
(ESV)
And they gave him seventy pieces of silver out of the house of Baal-berith with which Abimelech hired worthless and reckless fellows, who followed him.

Judg 10:6

(NIV)
Again the Israelites did evil in the eyes of the  Lord. They served the Baals and the Ashtoreths, and the gods of Aram, the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the Ammonites and the gods of the Philistines. And because the Israelites forsook the  Lord and no longer served him,
(ESV)
The people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of the  Lord and served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, the gods of Syria the gods of Sidon, the gods of Moab, the gods of the Ammonites, and the gods of the Philistines. And they forsook the  Lord and did not serve him.

Judg 10:10

(NIV)
Then the Israelites cried out to the  Lord, ‘We have sinned against you, forsaking our God and serving the Baals.’

(ESV)
And the people of Israel cried out to the  Lord, saying, “We have sinned against you, because we have forsaken our God and have served the Baals.”

Judg 20:33

(NIV)
All the men of Israel moved from their places and took up positions at Baal Tamar, and the Israelite ambush charged out of its place on the west of Gibeah.
(ESV)
And all the men of Israel rose up out of their place and set themselves in array at Baal-tamar, and the men of Israel who were in ambush rushed out of their place from Maareh-geba.

1Sam 7:4

(NIV)
So the Israelites put away their Baals and Ashtoreths, and served the  Lord only.

(ESV)
So the people of Israel put away the Baals and the Ashtaroth, and they served the  Lord only.

1Sam 12:10

(NIV)
They cried out to the  Lord and said, “We have sinned; we have forsaken the  Lord and served the Baals and the Ashtoreths. But now deliver us from the hands of our enemies, and we will serve you.”
(ESV)
And they cried out to the  Lord and said, ‘We have sinned, because we have forsaken the  Lord and have served the Baals and the Ashtaroth. But now deliver us out of the hand of our enemies, that we may serve you.’

2Sam 5:20

(NIV)
So David went to Baal Perazim, and there he defeated them. He said, ‘As waters break out, the  Lord has broken out against my enemies before me.’ So that place was called Baal Perazim.
(ESV)
And David came to Baal-perazim, and David defeated them there. And he said, “The  Lord has broken through my enemies before me like a breaking flood.” Therefore the name of that place is called Baal-perazim.

2Sam 6:2

(NIV)
He and all his men went to Baalah in Judah to bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the Name, the name of the  Lord Almighty, who is enthroned between the cherubim on the ark.
(ESV)
And David arose and went with all the people who were with him from Baale-judah to bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of the  Lord of hosts who sits enthroned on the cherubim.

2Sam 13:23

(NIV)
Two years later, when Absalom’s sheep-shearers were at Baal Hazor near the border of Ephraim, he invited all the king’s sons to come there.
(ESV)
After two full years Absalom had sheepshearers at Baal-hazor, which is near Ephraim, and Absalom invited all the king’s sons.

1Kgs 16:31

(NIV)
He not only considered it trivial to commit the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, but he also married Jezebel daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and began to serve Baal and worship him.
(ESV)
And as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, he took for his wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went and served Baal and worshiped him.

1Kgs 16:32

(NIV)
He set up an altar for Baal in the temple of Baal that he built in Samaria.
(ESV)
He erected an altar for Baal in the house of Baal, which he built in Samaria.

1Kgs 18:18

(NIV)
‘I have not made trouble for Israel,’ Elijah replied. ‘But you and your father’s family have. You have abandoned the  Lord’s commands and have followed the Baals.
(ESV)
And he answered, “I have not troubled Israel, but you have, and your father’s house, because you have abandoned the commandments of the  Lord and followed the Baals.

1Kgs 18:19

(NIV)
Now summon the people from all over Israel to meet me on Mount Carmel. And bring the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal and the four hundred prophets of Asherah, who eat at Jezebel’s table.’

(ESV)
Now therefore send and gather all Israel to me at Mount Carmel, and the 450 prophets of Baal and the 400 prophets of Asherah who eat at Jezebel’s table.”

1Kgs 18:21

(NIV)
Elijah went before the people and said, ‘How long will you waver between two opinions? If the  Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal is God, follow him.’

But the people said nothing.

(ESV)
And Elijah came near to all the people and said, “How long will you go limping between two different opinions? If the  Lord is God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow him.” And the people did not answer him a word.

1Kgs 18:22

(NIV)
Then Elijah said to them, ‘I am the only one of the  Lord’s prophets left, but Baal has four hundred and fifty prophets.
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the people, “I, even I only, am left a prophet of the  Lord, but Baal’s prophets are 450 men.

1Kgs 18:25

(NIV)
Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, ‘Choose one of the bulls and prepare it first, since there are so many of you. Call on the name of your god, but do not light the fire.’
(ESV)
Then Elijah said to the prophets of Baal, “Choose for yourselves one bull and prepare it first, for you are many, and call upon the name of your god, but put no fire to it.”

1Kgs 18:26

(NIV)
So they took the bull that was given to them and prepared it.

Then they called on the name of Baal from morning till noon. ‘Baal, answer us!’ they shouted. But there was no response; no one answered. And they danced around the altar they had made.

(ESV)
And they took the bull that was given them, and they prepared it and called upon the name of Baal from morning until noon, saying, “O Baal, answer us!” But there was no voice, and no one answered. And they limped around the altar that they had made.

1Kgs 18:40

(NIV)
Then Elijah commanded them, ‘Seize the prophets of Baal. Don’t let anyone get away!’ They seized them, and Elijah had them brought down to the Kishon Valley and slaughtered there.

(ESV)
And Elijah said to them, “Seize the prophets of Baal; let not one of them escape.” And they seized them. And Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon and slaughtered them there.

1Kgs 19:18

(NIV)
Yet I reserve seven thousand in Israel – all whose knees have not bowed down to Baal and whose mouths have not kissed him.’

(ESV)
Yet I will leave seven thousand in Israel, all the knees that have not bowed to Baal, and every mouth that has not kissed him.”

1Kgs 22:53

(NIV)
He served and worshipped Baal and aroused the anger of the  Lord, the God of Israel, just as his father had done.

(ESV)
He served Baal and worshiped him and provoked the  Lord, the God of Israel, to anger in every way that his father had done.

2Kgs 1:2

(NIV)
Now Ahaziah had fallen through the lattice of his upper room in Samaria and injured himself. So he sent messengers, saying to them, ‘Go and consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron, to see if I will recover from this injury.’

(ESV)
Now Ahaziah fell through the lattice in his upper chamber in Samaria, and lay sick; so he sent messengers, telling them, “Go, inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron, whether I shall recover from this sickness.”

2Kgs 1:3

(NIV)
But the angel of the  Lord said to Elijah the Tishbite, ‘Go up and meet the messengers of the king of Samaria and ask them, “Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going off to consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron?”
(ESV)
But the angel of the  Lord said to Elijah the Tishbite, “Arise, go up to meet the messengers of the king of Samaria, and say to them, ‘Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going to inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron?

2Kgs 1:6

(NIV)
‘A man came to meet us,’ they replied. ‘And he said to us, “Go back to the king who sent you and tell him, ‘This is what the  Lord says: is it because there is no God in Israel that you are sending messengers to consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron? Therefore you will not leave the bed you are lying on. You will certainly die!’”’

(ESV)
And they said to him, “There came a man to meet us, and said to us, ‘Go back to the king who sent you, and say to him, Thus says the  Lord, Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are sending to inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron? Therefore you shall not come down from the bed to which you have gone up, but you shall surely die.’”

2Kgs 1:16

(NIV)
He told the king, ‘This is what the  Lord says: is it because there is no God in Israel for you to consult that you have sent messengers to consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron? Because you have done this, you will never leave the bed you are lying on. You will certainly die!’
(ESV)
and said to him, “Thus says the  Lord, ‘Because you have sent messengers to inquire of Baal-zebub, the god of Ekron—is it because there is no God in Israel to inquire of his word?—therefore you shall not come down from the bed to which you have gone up, but you shall surely die.’”

2Kgs 3:2

(NIV)
He did evil in the eyes of the  Lord, but not as his father and mother had done. He got rid of the sacred stone of Baal that his father had made.
(ESV)
He did what was evil in the sight of the  Lord, though not like his father and mother, for he put away the pillar of Baal that his father had made.

2Kgs 4:42

(NIV)
A man came from Baal Shalishah, bringing the man of God twenty loaves of barley bread baked from the first ripe corn, along with some ears of new corn. ‘Give it to the people to eat,’ Elisha said.

(ESV)
A man came from Baal-shalishah, bringing the man of God bread of the firstfruits, twenty loaves of barley and fresh ears of grain in his sack. And Elisha said, “Give to the men, that they may eat.”

2Kgs 10:18

(NIV)
Then Jehu brought all the people together and said to them, ‘Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much.
(ESV)
Then Jehu assembled all the people and said to them, “Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu will serve him much.

2Kgs 10:19

(NIV)
Now summon all the prophets of Baal, all his servants and all his priests. See that no one is missing, because I am going to hold a great sacrifice for Baal. Anyone who fails to come will no longer live.’ But Jehu was acting deceptively in order to destroy the servants of Baal.

(ESV)
Now therefore call to me all the prophets of Baal, all his worshipers and all his priests. Let none be missing, for I have a great sacrifice to offer to Baal. Whoever is missing shall not live.” But Jehu did it with cunning in order to destroy the worshipers of Baal.

2Kgs 10:20

(NIV)
Jehu said, ‘Call an assembly in honour of Baal.’ So they proclaimed it.
(ESV)
And Jehu ordered, “Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal.” So they proclaimed it.

2Kgs 10:21

(NIV)
Then he sent word throughout Israel, and all the servants of Baal came; not one stayed away. They crowded into the temple of Baal until it was full from one end to the other.
(ESV)
And Jehu sent throughout all Israel, and all the worshipers of Baal came, so that there was not a man left who did not come. And they entered the house of Baal, and the house of Baal was filled from one end to the other.

2Kgs 10:22

(NIV)
And Jehu said to the keeper of the wardrobe, ‘Bring robes for all the servants of Baal.’ So he brought out robes for them.

(ESV)
He said to him who was in charge of the wardrobe, “Bring out the vestments for all the worshipers of Baal.” So he brought out the vestments for them.

2Kgs 10:23

(NIV)
Then Jehu and Jehonadab son of Rekab went into the temple of Baal. Jehu said to the servants of Baal, ‘Look around and see that no one who serves the  Lord is here with you – only servants of Baal.’
(ESV)
Then Jehu went into the house of Baal with Jehonadab the son of Rechab, and he said to the worshipers of Baal, “Search, and see that there is no servant of the  Lord here among you, but only the worshipers of Baal.”

2Kgs 10:25

(NIV)
As soon as Jehu had finished making the burnt offering, he ordered the guards and officers: ‘Go in and kill them; let no one escape.’ So they cut them down with the sword. The guards and officers threw the bodies out and then entered the inner shrine of the temple of Baal.
(ESV)
So as soon as he had made an end of offering the burnt offering, Jehu said to the guard and to the officers, “Go in and strike them down; let not a man escape.” So when they put them to the sword, the guard and the officers cast them out and went into the inner room of the house of Baal,

2Kgs 10:26

(NIV)
They brought the sacred stone out of the temple of Baal and burned it.
(ESV)
and they brought out the pillar that was in the house of Baal and burned it.
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