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Gen 3:5

(NIV)
‘For God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.’

(ESV)
For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”

Gen 3:6

(NIV)
When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it.
(ESV)
So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate, and she also gave some to her husband who was with her, and he ate.

Gen 3:7

(NIV)
Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they realised that they were naked; so they sewed fig leaves together and made coverings for themselves.

(ESV)
Then the eyes of both were opened and they knew that they were naked. And they sewed fig leaves together and made themselves loincloths.

Gen 6:8

(NIV)
But Noah found favour in the eyes of the  Lord.

(ESV)
But Noah found favor in the eyes of the  Lord.

Gen 13:10

(NIV)
Lot looked around and saw that the whole plain of the Jordan towards Zoar was well watered, like the garden of the  Lord, like the land of Egypt. (This was before the  Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.)
(ESV)
And Lot lifted up his eyes and saw that the Jordan Valley was well watered everywhere like the garden of the  Lord, like the land of Egypt, in the direction of Zoar. (This was before the  Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.)

Gen 13:14

(NIV)
The  Lord said to Abram after Lot had parted from him, ‘Look around from where you are, to the north and south, to the east and west.
(ESV)
The  Lord said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, “Lift up your eyes and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward,

Gen 16:4

(NIV)
He slept with Hagar, and she conceived.

When she knew she was pregnant, she began to despise her mistress.
(ESV)
And he went in to Hagar, and she conceived. And when she saw that she had conceived, she looked with contempt on her mistress.

Gen 16:5

(NIV)
Then Sarai said to Abram, ‘You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my slave in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the  Lord judge between you and me.’

(ESV)
And Sarai said to Abram, “May the wrong done to me be on you! I gave my servant to your embrace, and when she saw that she had conceived, she looked on me with contempt. May the  Lord judge between you and me!”

Gen 16:6

(NIV)
‘Your slave is in your hands,’ Abram said. ‘Do with her whatever you think best.’ Then Sarai ill-treated Hagar; so she fled from her.

(ESV)
But Abram said to Sarai, “Behold, your servant is in your power; do to her as you please.” Then Sarai dealt harshly with her, and she fled from her.

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 18:2

(NIV)
Abraham looked up and saw three men standing nearby. When he saw them, he hurried from the entrance of his tent to meet them and bowed low to the ground.

(ESV)
He lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, three men were standing in front of him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth

Gen 18:3

(NIV)
He said, ‘If I have found favour in your eyes, my lord, do not pass your servant by.
(ESV)
and said, “O Lord, if I have found favor in your sight, do not pass by your servant.

Gen 19:8

(NIV)
Look, I have two daughters who have never slept with a man. Let me bring them out to you, and you can do what you like with them. But don’t do anything to these men, for they have come under the protection of my roof.’

(ESV)
Behold, I have two daughters who have not known any man. Let me bring them out to you, and do to them as you please. Only do nothing to these men, for they have come under the shelter of my roof.”

Gen 19:14

(NIV)
So Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law, who were pledged to marry his daughters. He said, ‘Hurry and get out of this place, because the  Lord is about to destroy the city!’ But his sons-in-law thought he was joking.

(ESV)
So Lot went out and said to his sons-in-law, who were to marry his daughters, “Up! Get out of this place, for the  Lord is about to destroy the city.” But he seemed to his sons-in-law to be jesting.

Gen 19:19

(NIV)
Your servant has found favour in your eyes, and you have shown great kindness to me in sparing my life. But I can’t flee to the mountains; this disaster will overtake me, and I’ll die.
(ESV)
Behold, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have shown me great kindness in saving my life. But I cannot escape to the hills, lest the disaster overtake me and I die.

Gen 20:15

(NIV)
And Abimelek said, ‘My land is before you; live wherever you like.’

(ESV)
And Abimelech said, “Behold, my land is before you; dwell where it pleases you.”

Gen 20:16

(NIV)
To Sarah he said, ‘I am giving your brother a thousand shekels of silver. This is to cover the offence against you before all who are with you; you are completely vindicated.’

(ESV)
To Sarah he said, “Behold, I have given your brother a thousand pieces of silver. It is a sign of your innocence in the eyes of all who are with you, and before everyone you are vindicated.”

Gen 21:11

(NIV)
The matter distressed Abraham greatly because it concerned his son.
(ESV)
And the thing was very displeasing to Abraham on account of his son.

Gen 21:12

(NIV)
But God said to him, ‘Do not be so distressed about the boy and your slave woman. Listen to whatever Sarah tells you, because it is through Isaac that your offspring will be reckoned.
(ESV)
But God said to Abraham, “Be not displeased because of the boy and because of your slave woman. Whatever Sarah says to you, do as she tells you, for through Isaac shall your offspring be named.

Gen 21:19

(NIV)
Then God opened her eyes and she saw a well of water. So she went and filled the skin with water and gave the boy a drink.

(ESV)
Then God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water. And she went and filled the skin with water and gave the boy a drink.

Gen 22:4

(NIV)
On the third day Abraham looked up and saw the place in the distance.
(ESV)
On the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes and saw the place from afar.

Gen 22:13

(NIV)
Abraham looked up and there in a thicket he saw a ram caught by its horns. He went over and took the ram and sacrificed it as a burnt offering instead of his son.
(ESV)
And Abraham lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, behind him was a ram, caught in a thicket by his horns. And Abraham went and took the ram and offered it up as a burnt offering instead of his son.

Gen 23:11

(NIV)
‘No, my lord,’ he said. ‘Listen to me; I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it. I give it to you in the presence of my people. Bury your dead.’

(ESV)
No, my lord, hear me: I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it. In the sight of the sons of my people I give it to you. Bury your dead.”

Gen 23:18

(NIV)
to Abraham as his property in the presence of all the Hittites who had come to the gate of the city.
(ESV)
to Abraham as a possession in the presence of the Hittites, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

Gen 24:13

(NIV)
See, I am standing beside this spring, and the daughters of the townspeople are coming out to draw water.
(ESV)
Behold I am standing by the spring of water, and the daughters of the men of the city are coming out to draw water.

Gen 24:16

(NIV)
The woman was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever slept with her. She went down to the spring, filled her jar and came up again.

(ESV)
The young woman was very attractive in appearance, a maiden whom no man had known. She went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.

Gen 24:29

(NIV)
Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban, and he hurried out to the man at the spring.
(ESV)
Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban. Laban ran out toward the man, to the spring.

Gen 24:30

(NIV)
As soon as he had seen the nose ring, and the bracelets on his sister’s arms, and had heard Rebekah tell what the man said to her, he went out to the man and found him standing by the camels near the spring.
(ESV)
As soon as he saw the ring and the bracelets on his sister’s arms, and heard the words of Rebekah his sister, “Thus the man spoke to me,” he went to the man. And behold, he was standing by the camels at the spring.

Gen 24:42

(NIV)
‘When I came to the spring today, I said, “  Lord, God of my master Abraham, if you will, please grant success to the journey on which I have come.
(ESV)
“I came today to the spring and said ‘O  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, if now you are prospering the way that I go,

Gen 24:43

(NIV)
See, I am standing beside this spring. If a young woman comes out to draw water and I say to her, ‘Please let me drink a little water from your jar,’
(ESV)
behold, I am standing by the spring of water. Let the virgin who comes out to draw water, to whom I shall say, “Please give me a little water from your jar to drink,”

Gen 24:45

(NIV)
‘Before I finished praying in my heart, Rebekah came out, with her jar on her shoulder. She went down to the spring and drew water, and I said to her, “Please give me a drink.”

(ESV)
Before I had finished speaking in my heart, behold, Rebekah came out with her water jar on her shoulder, and she went down to the spring and drew water. I said to her, ‘Please let me drink.’

Gen 24:63

(NIV)
He went out to the field one evening to meditate, and as he looked up, he saw camels approaching.
(ESV)
And Isaac went out to meditate in the field toward evening. And he lifted up his eyes and saw, and behold, there were camels coming.

Gen 24:64

(NIV)
Rebekah also looked up and saw Isaac. She got down from her camel
(ESV)
And Rebekah lifted up her eyes, and when she saw Isaac, she dismounted from the camel

Gen 26:16

(NIV)
Then Abimelek said to Isaac, ‘Move away from us; you have become too powerful for us.’

(ESV)
And Abimelech said to Isaac, “Go away from us, for you are much mightier than we.”

Gen 27:1

(NIV)
When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could no longer see, he called for his elder son Esau and said to him, ‘My son.’

‘Here I am,’ he answered.

(ESV)
When Isaac was old and his eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called Esau his older son and said to him, “My son”; and he answered, “Here I am.”

Gen 27:12

(NIV)
What if my father touches me? I would appear to be tricking him and would bring down a curse on myself rather than a blessing.’

(ESV)
Perhaps my father will feel me, and I shall seem to be mocking him and bring a curse upon myself and not a blessing.”

Gen 28:8

(NIV)
Esau then realised how displeasing the Canaanite women were to his father Isaac;
(ESV)
So when Esau saw that the Canaanite women did not please Isaac his father,

Gen 29:17

(NIV)
Leah had weak eyes, but Rachel had a lovely figure and was beautiful.
(ESV)
Leah’s eyes were weak but Rachel was beautiful in form and appearance.

Gen 29:20

(NIV)
So Jacob served seven years to get Rachel, but they seemed like only a few days to him because of his love for her.

(ESV)
So Jacob served seven years for Rachel, and they seemed to him but a few days because of the love he had for her.

Gen 30:27

(NIV)
But Laban said to him, ‘If I have found favour in your eyes, please stay. I have learned by divination that the  Lord has blessed me because of you.’
(ESV)
But Laban said to him, “If I have found favor in your sight, I have learned by divination that the  Lord has blessed me because of you.

Gen 30:41

(NIV)
Whenever the stronger females were in heat, Jacob would place the branches in the troughs in front of the animals so that they would mate near the branches,
(ESV)
Whenever the stronger of the flock were breeding, Jacob would lay the sticks in the troughs before the eyes of the flock, that they might breed among the sticks,

Gen 31:10

(NIV)
‘In the breeding season I once had a dream in which I looked up and saw that the male goats mating with the flock were streaked, speckled or spotted.
(ESV)
In the breeding season of the flock I lifted up my eyes and saw in a dream that the goats that mated with the flock were striped, spotted, and mottled.

Gen 31:12

(NIV)
And he said, “Look up and see that all the male goats mating with the flock are streaked, speckled or spotted, for I have seen all that Laban has been doing to you.
(ESV)
And he said, ‘Lift up your eyes and see, all the goats that mate with the flock are striped, spotted, and mottled, for I have seen all that Laban is doing to you.

Gen 31:35

(NIV)
Rachel said to her father, ‘Don’t be angry, my lord, that I cannot stand up in your presence; I’m having my period.’ So he searched but could not find the household gods.

(ESV)
And she said to her father, “Let not my lord be angry that I cannot rise before you, for the way of women is upon me.” So he searched but did not find the household gods.

Gen 31:40

(NIV)
This was my situation: The heat consumed me in the daytime and the cold at night, and sleep fled from my eyes.
(ESV)
There I was: by day the heat consumed me, and the cold by night, and my sleep fled from my eyes.

Gen 32:5

(NIV)
I have cattle and donkeys, sheep and goats, male and female servants. Now I am sending this message to my lord, that I may find favour in your eyes.”’

(ESV)
I have oxen, donkeys, flocks, male servants, and female servants. I have sent to tell my lord, in order that I may find favor in your sight.’”

Gen 33:1

(NIV)
Jacob looked up and there was Esau, coming with his four hundred men; so he divided the children among Leah, Rachel and the two female servants.
(ESV)
And Jacob lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, Esau was coming, and four hundred men with him. So he divided the children among Leah and Rachel and the two female servants.

Gen 33:5

(NIV)
Then Esau looked up and saw the women and children. ‘Who are these with you?’ he asked.

Jacob answered, ‘They are the children God has graciously given your servant.’

(ESV)
And when Esau lifted up his eyes and saw the women and children, he said, “Who are these with you?” Jacob said, “The children whom God has graciously given your servant.”

Gen 33:8

(NIV)
Esau asked, ‘What’s the meaning of all these flocks and herds I met?’

‘To find favour in your eyes, my lord,’ he said.

(ESV)
Esau said, “What do you mean by all this company that I met?” Jacob answered, “To find favor in the sight of my lord.”

Gen 33:10

(NIV)
‘No, please!’ said Jacob. ‘If I have found favour in your eyes, accept this gift from me. For to see your face is like seeing the face of God, now that you have received me favourably.
(ESV)
Jacob said, “No, please, if I have found favor in your sight, then accept my present from my hand. For I have seen your face, which is like seeing the face of God, and you have accepted me.

Gen 33:15

(NIV)
Esau said, ‘Then let me leave some of my men with you.’

‘But why do that?’ Jacob asked. ‘Just let me find favour in the eyes of my lord.’

(ESV)
So Esau said, “Let me leave with you some of the people who are with me.” But he said, “What need is there? Let me find favor in the sight of my lord.”

Gen 34:11

(NIV)
Then Shechem said to Dinah’s father and brothers, ‘Let me find favour in your eyes, and I will give you whatever you ask.
(ESV)
Shechem also said to her father and to her brothers “Let me find favor in your eyes, and whatever you say to me I will give.

Gen 34:18

(NIV)
Their proposal seemed good to Hamor and his son Shechem.
(ESV)
Their words pleased Hamor and Hamor’s son Shechem.

Gen 37:25

(NIV)
As they sat down to eat their meal, they looked up and saw a caravan of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead. Their camels were loaded with spices, balm and myrrh, and they were on their way to take them down to Egypt.

(ESV)
Then they sat down to eat. And looking up they saw a caravan of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead, with their camels bearing gum, balm, and myrrh, on their way to carry it down to Egypt.

Gen 38:7

(NIV)
But Er, Judah’s firstborn, was wicked in the  Lord’s sight; so the  Lord put him to death.

(ESV)
But Er, Judah’s firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the  Lord, and the  Lord put him to death.

Gen 38:10

(NIV)
What he did was wicked in the  Lord’s sight; so the  Lord put him to death also.

(ESV)
And what he did was wicked in the sight of the  Lord, and he put him to death also.

Gen 38:14

(NIV)
she took off her widow’s clothes, covered herself with a veil to disguise herself, and then sat down at the entrance to Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah. For she saw that, though Shelah had now grown up, she had not been given to him as his wife.

(ESV)
she took off her widow’s garments and covered herself with a veil, wrapping herself up, and sat at the entrance to Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah. For she saw that Shelah was grown up, and she had not been given to him in marriage.

Gen 38:21

(NIV)
He asked the men who lived there, ‘Where is the shrine-prostitute who was beside the road at Enaim?’

‘There hasn’t been any shrine-
prostitute here,’ they said.

(ESV)
And he asked the men of the place, “Where is the cult prostitute who was at Enaim at the roadside?” And they said, “No cult prostitute has been here.”

Gen 39:4

(NIV)
Joseph found favour in his eyes and became his attendant. Potiphar put him in charge of his household, and he entrusted to his care everything he owned.
(ESV)
So Joseph found favor in his sight and attended him, and he made him overseer of his house and put him in charge of all that he had.

Gen 39:7

(NIV)
and after a while his master’s wife took notice of Joseph and said, ‘Come to bed with me!’

(ESV)
And after a time his master’s wife cast her eyes on Joseph and said, “Lie with me.”
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