40 verses

Gen 16:14

(NIV)
That is why the well was called Beer Lahai Roi; it is still there, between Kadesh and Bered.

(ESV)
Therefore the well was called Beer-lahai-roi; it lies between Kadesh and Bered.

Gen 21:14

(NIV)
Early the next morning Abraham took some food and a skin of water and gave them to Hagar. He set them on her shoulders and then sent her off with the boy. She went on her way and wandered in the Desert of Beersheba.

(ESV)
So Abraham rose early in the morning and took bread and a skin of water and gave it to Hagar, putting it on her shoulder, along with the child, and sent her away. And she departed and wandered in the wilderness of Beersheba.

Gen 21:31

(NIV)
So that place was called Beersheba, because the two men swore an oath there.

(ESV)
Therefore that place was called Beersheba, because there both of them swore an oath.

Gen 21:32

(NIV)
After the treaty had been made at Beersheba, Abimelek and Phicol the commander of his forces returned to the land of the Philistines.
(ESV)
So they made a covenant at Beersheba. Then Abimelech and Phicol the commander of his army rose up and returned to the land of the Philistines.

Gen 21:33

(NIV)
Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba, and there he called on the name of the  Lord, the Eternal God.
(ESV)
Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba and called there on the name of the  Lord, the Everlasting God.

Gen 22:19

(NIV)
Then Abraham returned to his servants, and they set off together for Beersheba. And Abraham stayed in Beersheba.

(ESV)
So Abraham returned to his young men, and they arose and went together to Beersheba. And Abraham lived at Beersheba.

Gen 24:62

(NIV)
Now Isaac had come from Beer Lahai Roi, for he was living in the Negev.
(ESV)
Now Isaac had returned from Beer-lahai-roi and was dwelling in the Negeb.

Gen 25:11

(NIV)
After Abraham’s death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi.

(ESV)
After the death of Abraham, God blessed Isaac his son. And Isaac settled at Beer-lahai-roi.

Gen 26:23

(NIV)
From there he went up to Beersheba.
(ESV)
From there he went up to Beersheba.

Gen 26:33

(NIV)
He called it Shibah, and to this day the name of the town has been Beersheba.

(ESV)
He called it Shibah; therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.

Gen 28:10

(NIV)
Jacob left Beersheba and set out for Harran.
(ESV)
Jacob left Beersheba and went toward Haran.

Gen 46:1

(NIV)
So Israel set out with all that was his, and when he reached Beersheba, he offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac.

(ESV)
So Israel took his journey with all that he had and came to Beersheba, and offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac.

Gen 46:5

(NIV)
Then Jacob left Beersheba, and Israel’s sons took their father Jacob and their children and their wives in the carts that Pharaoh had sent to transport him.
(ESV)
Then Jacob set out from Beersheba. The sons of Israel carried Jacob their father, their little ones, and their wives, in the wagons that Pharaoh had sent to carry him.

Num 21:16

(NIV)
From there they continued on to Beer, the well where the  Lord said to Moses, ‘Gather the people together and I will give them water.’
(ESV)
And from there they continued to Beer; that is the well of which the  Lord said to Moses, “Gather the people together, so that I may give them water.”

Josh 15:28

(NIV)
Hazar Shual, Beersheba, Biziothiah,
(ESV)
Hazar-shual Beersheba, Biziothiah,

Josh 19:2

(NIV)
It included:

Beersheba (or Sheba), Moladah,
(ESV)
And they had for their inheritance Beersheba, Sheba, Moladah,

Josh 19:8

(NIV)
and all the villages around these towns as far as Baalath Beer (Ramah in the Negev).

This was the inheritance of the tribe of the Simeonites, according to its clans.
(ESV)
together with all the villages around these cities as far as Baalath-beer, Ramah of the Negeb. This was the inheritance of the tribe of the people of Simeon according to their clans.

Judg 9:21

(NIV)
Then Jotham fled, escaping to Beer, and he lived there because he was afraid of his brother Abimelek.

(ESV)
And Jotham ran away and fled and went to Beer and lived there, because of Abimelech his brother.

Judg 20:1

(NIV)
Then all Israel from Dan to Beersheba and from the land of Gilead came together as one and assembled before the  Lord in Mizpah.
(ESV)
Then all the people of Israel came out, from Dan to Beersheba, including the land of Gilead, and the congregation assembled as one man to the  Lord at Mizpah.

1Sam 3:20

(NIV)
And all Israel from Dan to Beersheba recognised that Samuel was attested as a prophet of the  Lord.
(ESV)
And all Israel from Dan to Beersheba knew that Samuel was established as a prophet of the  Lord.

1Sam 8:2

(NIV)
The name of his firstborn was Joel and the name of his second was Abijah, and they served at Beersheba.
(ESV)
The name of his firstborn son was Joel, and the name of his second, Abijah; they were judges in Beersheba.

2Sam 3:10

(NIV)
and transfer the kingdom from the house of Saul and establish David’s throne over Israel and Judah from Dan to Beersheba.’
(ESV)
to transfer the kingdom from the house of Saul and set up the throne of David over Israel and over Judah, from Dan to Beersheba.”

2Sam 17:11

(NIV)
‘So I advise you: let all Israel, from Dan to Beersheba – as numerous as the sand on the seashore – be gathered to you, with you yourself leading them into battle.
(ESV)
But my counsel is that all Israel be gathered to you, from Dan to Beersheba as the sand by the sea for multitude, and that you go to battle in person.

2Sam 24:2

(NIV)
So the king said to Joab and the army commanders with him, ‘Go throughout the tribes of Israel from Dan to Beersheba and enrol the fighting men, so that I may know how many there are.’

(ESV)
So the king said to Joab, the commander of the army, who was with him, “Go through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan to Beersheba, and number the people, that I may know the number of the people.”

2Sam 24:7

(NIV)
Then they went towards the fortress of Tyre and all the towns of the Hivites and Canaanites. Finally, they went on to Beersheba in the Negev of Judah.

(ESV)
and came to the fortress of Tyre and to all the cities of the Hivites and Canaanites; and they went out to the Negeb of Judah at Beersheba.

2Sam 24:15

(NIV)
So the  Lord sent a plague on Israel from that morning until the end of the time designated, and seventy thousand of the people from Dan to Beersheba died.
(ESV)
So the  Lord sent a pestilence on Israel from the morning until the appointed time. And there died of the people from Dan to Beersheba 70,000 men.

1Kgs 4:25

(NIV)
During Solomon’s lifetime Judah and Israel, from Dan to Beersheba, lived in safety, everyone under their own vine and under their own fig-tree.

(ESV)
And Judah and Israel lived in safety, from Dan even to Beersheba, every man under his vine and under his fig tree, all the days of Solomon.

1Kgs 19:3

(NIV)
Elijah was afraid and ran for his life. When he came to Beersheba in Judah, he left his servant there,
(ESV)
Then he was afraid, and he arose and ran for his life and came to Beersheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there.

2Kgs 12:1

(NIV)
In the seventh year of Jehu, Joash became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem for forty years. His mother’s name was Zibiah; she was from Beersheba.
(ESV)
In the seventh year of Jehu, Jehoash began to reign, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Zibiah of Beersheba.

2Kgs 23:8

(NIV)
Josiah brought all the priests from the towns of Judah and desecrated the high places, from Geba to Beersheba, where the priests had burned incense. He broke down the gateway at the entrance of the Gate of Joshua, the city governor, which was on the left of the city gate.
(ESV)
And he brought all the priests out of the cities of Judah, and defiled the high places where the priests had made offerings, from Geba to Beersheba. And he broke down the high places of the gates that were at the entrance of the gate of Joshua the governor of the city, which were on one’s left at the gate of the city.

1Chr 4:28

(NIV)
They lived in Beersheba, Moladah, Hazar Shual,
(ESV)
They lived in Beersheba, Moladah, Hazar-shual,

1Chr 21:2

(NIV)
So David said to Joab and the commanders of the troops, ‘Go and count the Israelites from Beersheba to Dan. Then report back to me so that I may know how many there are.’

(ESV)
So David said to Joab and the commanders of the army, “Go, number Israel, from Beersheba to Dan, and bring me a report, that I may know their number.”

2Chr 19:4

(NIV)
Jehoshaphat lived in Jerusalem, and he went out again among the people from Beersheba to the hill country of Ephraim and turned them back to the  Lord, the God of their ancestors.
(ESV)
Jehoshaphat lived at Jerusalem. And he went out again among the people, from Beersheba to the hill country of Ephraim, and brought them back to the  Lord, the God of their fathers.

2Chr 24:1

(NIV)
Joash was seven years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem for forty years. His mother’s name was Zibiah; she was from Beersheba.
(ESV)
Joash was seven years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Zibiah of Beersheba.

2Chr 30:5

(NIV)
They decided to send a proclamation throughout Israel, from Beersheba to Dan, calling the people to come to Jerusalem and celebrate the Passover to the  Lord, the God of Israel. It had not been celebrated in large numbers according to what was written.

(ESV)
So they decreed to make a proclamation throughout all Israel, from Beersheba to Dan, that the people should come and keep the Passover to the  Lord, the God of Israel, at Jerusalem, for they had not kept it as often as prescribed.

Neh 11:27

(NIV)
in Hazar Shual, in Beersheba and its settlements,
(ESV)
in Hazar-shual, in Beersheba and its villages,

Neh 11:30

(NIV)
Zanoah, Adullam and their villages, in Lachish and its fields, and in Azekah and its settlements. So they were living all the way from Beersheba to the Valley of Hinnom.

(ESV)
Zanoah, Adullam, and their villages, Lachish and its fields, and Azekah and its villages. So they encamped from Beersheba to the Valley of Hinnom.

Isa 15:8

(NIV)
Their outcry echoes along the border of Moab;
their wailing reaches as far as Eglaim,
their lamentation as far as Beer Elim.
(ESV)
For a cry has gone
around the land of Moab;
her wailing reaches to Eglaim;
her wailing reaches to Beer-elim.

Amos 5:5

(NIV)
do not seek Bethel,
do not go to Gilgal,
do not journey to Beersheba.
For Gilgal will surely go into exile,
and Bethel will be reduced to nothing.’
(ESV)
but do not seek Bethel,
and do not enter into Gilgal
or cross over to Beersheba;
for Gilgal shall surely go into exile,
and Bethel shall come to nothing.”

Amos 8:14

(NIV)
Those who swear by the sin of Samaria –
who say, “As surely as your god lives, Dan”,
or, “As surely as the god of Beersheba lives” –
they will fall, never to rise again.’
(ESV)
Those who swear by the Guilt of Samaria,
and say, ‘As your god lives, O Dan,’
and, ‘As the Way of Beersheba lives,’
they shall fall, and never rise again.”
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