4211 verses

Gen 1:9

(NIV)
And God said, ‘Let the water under the sky be gathered to one place, and let dry ground appear.’ And it was so.
(ESV)
And God said, “Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together into one place, and let the dry land appear.” And it was so.

Gen 2:19

(NIV)
Now the Lord God had formed out of the ground all the wild animals and all the birds in the sky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.
(ESV)
Now out of the ground the Lord God had formed every beast of the field and every bird of the heavens and brought them to the man to see what he would call them. And whatever the man called every living creature, that was its name.

Gen 2:22

(NIV)
Then the Lord God made a woman from the rib he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

(ESV)
And the rib that the Lord God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man.

Gen 3:1

(NIV)
Now the snake was more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, ‘Did God really say, “You must not eat from any tree in the garden”?’

(ESV)
Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the Lord God had made.

He said to the woman, “Did God actually say, ‘You shall not eat of any tree in the garden’?”

Gen 3:2

(NIV)
The woman said to the snake, ‘We may eat fruit from the trees in the garden,
(ESV)
And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat of the fruit of the trees in the garden,

Gen 3:4

(NIV)
‘You will not certainly die,’ the snake said to the woman.
(ESV)
But the serpent said to the woman, “You will not surely die.

Gen 3:9

(NIV)
But the Lord God called to the man, ‘Where are you?’

(ESV)
But the Lord God called to the man and said to him, “Where are you?”

Gen 3:14

(NIV)
So the Lord God said to the snake, ‘Because you have done this,

‘Cursed are you above all livestock
and all wild animals!
You will crawl on your belly
and you will eat dust
all the days of your life.
(ESV)
The Lord God said to the serpent,

Because you have done this,
cursed are you above all livestock
and above all beasts of the field;
on your belly you shall go,
and dust you shall eat
all the days of your life.

Gen 3:16

(NIV)
To the woman he said,

‘I will make your pains in childbearing very severe;
with painful labour you will give birth to children.
Your desire will be for your husband,
and he will rule over you.’
(ESV)
To the woman he said,

“I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing;
in pain you shall bring forth children.
Your desire shall be contrary to your husband,
but he shall rule over you.”

Gen 3:19

(NIV)
By the sweat of your brow
you will eat your food
until you return to the ground,
since from it you were taken;
for dust you are
and to dust you will return.’
(ESV)
By the sweat of your face
you shall eat bread,
till you return to the ground,
for out of it you were taken;
for you are dust,
and to dust you shall return.”

Gen 4:4

(NIV)
But Abel also brought an offering – fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock. The Lord looked with favour on Abel and his offering,
(ESV)
and Abel also brought of the firstborn of his flock and of their fat portions. And the Lord had regard for Abel and his offering,

Gen 4:5

(NIV)
but on Cain and his offering he did not look with favour. So Cain was very angry, and his face was downcast.

(ESV)
but for Cain and his offering he had no regard. So Cain was very angry, and his face fell.

Gen 4:6

(NIV)
Then the Lord said to Cain, ‘Why are you angry? Why is your face downcast?
(ESV)
The Lord said to Cain, “Why are you angry, and why has your face fallen?

Gen 4:7

(NIV)
If you do what is right, will you not be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must rule over it.’

(ESV)
If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door. Its desire is contrary to you, but you must rule over it.”

Gen 4:8

(NIV)
Now Cain said to his brother Abel, ‘Let’s go out to the field.’ While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him.

(ESV)
Cain spoke to Abel his brother. And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and killed him.

Gen 4:9

(NIV)
Then the Lord said to Cain, ‘Where is your brother Abel?’

‘I don’t know,’ he replied. ‘Am I my brother’s keeper?’

(ESV)
Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know; am I my brother’s keeper?”

Gen 4:10

(NIV)
The Lord said, ‘What have you done? Listen! Your brother’s blood cries out to me from the ground.
(ESV)
And the Lord said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood is crying to me from the ground.

Gen 4:13

(NIV)
Cain said to the Lord, ‘My punishment is more than I can bear.
(ESV)
Cain said to the Lord, “My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Gen 6:4

(NIV)
The Nephilim were on the earth in those days – and also afterwards – when the sons of God went to the daughters of humans and had children by them. They were the heroes of old, men of renown.

(ESV)
The Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of man and they bore children to them. These were the mighty men who were of old, the men of renown.

Gen 6:6

(NIV)
The Lord regretted that he had made human beings on the earth, and his heart was deeply troubled.
(ESV)
And the Lord regretted that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him to his heart.

Gen 6:16

(NIV)
Make a roof for it, leaving below the roof an opening one cubit high all around. Put a door in the side of the ark and make lower, middle and upper decks.
(ESV)
Make a roof for the ark, and finish it to a cubit above, and set the door of the ark in its side. Make it with lower, second, and third decks.

Gen 6:18

(NIV)
But I will establish my covenant with you, and you will enter the ark – you and your sons and your wife and your sons’ wives with you.
(ESV)
But I will establish my covenant with you, and you shall come into the ark, you, your sons, your wife, and your sonswives with you.

Gen 6:19

(NIV)
You are to bring into the ark two of all living creatures, male and female, to keep them alive with you.
(ESV)
And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every sort into the ark to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.

Gen 6:20

(NIV)
Two of every kind of bird, of every kind of animal and of every kind of creature that moves along the ground will come to you to be kept alive.
(ESV)
Of the birds according to their kinds, and of the animals according to their kinds, of every creeping thing of the ground, according to its kind, two of every sort shall come in to you to keep them alive.

Gen 6:21

(NIV)
You are to take every kind of food that is to be eaten and store it away as food for you and for them.’

(ESV)
Also take with you every sort of food that is eaten, and store it up. It shall serve as food for you and for them.”

Gen 7:1

(NIV)
The Lord then said to Noah, ‘Go into the ark, you and your whole family, because I have found you righteous in this generation.
(ESV)
Then the Lord said to Noah, Go into the ark, you and all your household, for I have seen that you are righteous before me in this generation.

Gen 7:7

(NIV)
And Noah and his sons and his wife and his sons’ wives entered the ark to escape the waters of the flood.
(ESV)
And Noah and his sons and his wife and his sonswives with him went into the ark to escape the waters of the flood.

Gen 7:9

(NIV)
male and female, came to Noah and entered the ark, as God had commanded Noah.
(ESV)
two and two, male and female, went into the ark with Noah, as God had commanded Noah.

Gen 7:13

(NIV)
On that very day Noah and his sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth, together with his wife and the wives of his three sons, entered the ark.
(ESV)
On the very same day Noah and his sons, Shem and Ham and Japheth, and Noah’s wife and the three wives of his sons with them entered the ark,

Gen 7:15

(NIV)
Pairs of all creatures that have the breath of life in them came to Noah and entered the ark.
(ESV)
They went into the ark with Noah, two and two of all flesh in which there was the breath of life.

Gen 8:9

(NIV)
But the dove could find nowhere to perch because there was water over all the surface of the earth; so it returned to Noah in the ark. He reached out his hand and took the dove and brought it back to himself in the ark.
(ESV)
But the dove found no place to set her foot, and she returned to him to the ark, for the waters were still on the face of the whole earth. So he put out his hand and took her and brought her into the ark with him.

Gen 8:11

(NIV)
When the dove returned to him in the evening, there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf! Then Noah knew that the water had receded from the earth.
(ESV)
And the dove came back to him in the evening, and behold, in her mouth was a freshly plucked olive leaf. So Noah knew that the waters had subsided from the earth.

Gen 8:12

(NIV)
He waited seven more days and sent the dove out again, but this time it did not return to him.

(ESV)
Then he waited another seven days and sent forth the dove, and she did not return to him anymore.

Gen 8:15

(NIV)
Then God said to Noah,
(ESV)
Then God said to Noah,

Gen 8:21

(NIV)
The Lord smelled the pleasing aroma and said in his heart: ‘Never again will I curse the ground because of humans, even though every inclination of the human heart is evil from childhood. And never again will I destroy all living creatures, as I have done.

(ESV)
And when the Lord smelled the pleasing aroma, the Lord said in his heart, “I will never again curse the ground because of man, for the intention of man’s heart is evil from his youth. Neither will I ever again strike down every living creature as I have done.

Gen 9:8

(NIV)
Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him:
(ESV)
Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him,

Gen 9:17

(NIV)
So God said to Noah, ‘This is the sign of the covenant I have established between me and all life on the earth.’

(ESV)
God said to Noah, “This is the sign of the covenant that I have established between me and all flesh that is on the earth.”

Gen 11:3

(NIV)
They said to each other, ‘Come, let’s make bricks and bake them thoroughly.’ They used brick instead of stone, and bitumen for mortar.
(ESV)
And they said to one another, “Come, let us make bricks, and burn them thoroughly.” And they had brick for stone, and bitumen for mortar.

Gen 12:1

(NIV)
The Lord had said to Abram, ‘Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you.

(ESV)
Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you.

Gen 12:4

(NIV)
So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran.
(ESV)
So Abram went, as the Lord had told him, and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he departed from Haran.

Gen 12:7

(NIV)
The Lord appeared to Abram and said, ‘To your offspring I will give this land.’ So he built an altar there to the Lord, who had appeared to him.

(ESV)
Then the Lord appeared to Abram and said, “To your offspring I will give this land.” So he built there an altar to the Lord, who had appeared to him.

Gen 12:11

(NIV)
As he was about to enter Egypt, he said to his wife Sarai, ‘I know what a beautiful woman you are.
(ESV)
When he was about to enter Egypt, he said to Sarai his wife, “I know that you are a woman beautiful in appearance,

Gen 12:15

(NIV)
And when Pharaoh’s officials saw her, they praised her to Pharaoh, and she was taken into his palace.
(ESV)
And when the princes of Pharaoh saw her, they praised her to Pharaoh. And the woman was taken into Pharaoh’s house.

Gen 13:4

(NIV)
and where he had first built an altar. There Abram called on the name of the Lord.

(ESV)
to the place where he had made an altar at the first. And there Abram called upon the name of the Lord.

Gen 13:8

(NIV)
So Abram said to Lot, ‘Let’s not have any quarrelling between you and me, or between your herdsmen and mine, for we are close relatives.
(ESV)
Then Abram said to Lot, “Let there be no strife between you and me, and between your herdsmen and my herdsmen, for we are kinsmen.

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 14:3

(NIV)
All these latter kings joined forces in the Valley of Siddim (that is, the Dead Sea Valley).
(ESV)
And all these joined forces in the Valley of Siddim ( that is, the Salt Sea).

Gen 14:7

(NIV)
Then they turned back and went to En Mishpat (that is, Kadesh), and they conquered the whole territory of the Amalekites, as well as the Amorites who were living in Hazezon Tamar.

(ESV)
Then they turned back and came to En-mishpat (that is, Kadesh) and defeated all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites who were dwelling in Hazazon-tamar.

Gen 14:17

(NIV)
After Abram returned from defeating Kedorlaomer and the kings allied with him, the king of Sodom came out to meet him in the Valley of Shaveh (that is, the King’s Valley).

(ESV)
After his return from the defeat of Chedorlaomer and the kings who were with him, the king of Sodom went out to meet him at the Valley of Shaveh (that is, the King’s Valley).

Gen 14:21

(NIV)
The king of Sodom said to Abram, ‘Give me the people and keep the goods for yourself.’

(ESV)
And the king of Sodom said to Abram, “Give me the persons, but take the goods for yourself.”

Gen 14:22

(NIV)
But Abram said to the king of Sodom, ‘With raised hand I have sworn an oath to the Lord, God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth,
(ESV)
But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have lifted my hand to the Lord, God Most High, Possessor of heaven and earth,

Gen 15:1

(NIV)
After this, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision:

‘Do not be afraid, Abram.
I am your shield,
your very great reward.’
(ESV)
After these things the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: Fear not, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be very great.”

Gen 15:4

(NIV)
Then the word of the Lord came to him: ‘This man will not be your heir, but a son who is your own flesh and blood will be your heir.’
(ESV)
And behold, the word of the Lord came to him: “This man shall not be your heir; your very own son shall be your heir.”

Gen 15:7

(NIV)
He also said to him, ‘I am the Lord, who brought you out of Ur of the Chaldeans to give you this land to take possession of it.’

(ESV)
And he said to him, “I am the Lord who brought you out from Ur of the Chaldeans to give you this land to possess.”

Gen 15:9

(NIV)
So the Lord said to him, ‘Bring me a heifer, a goat and a ram, each three years old, along with a dove and a young pigeon.’

(ESV)
He said to him, “Bring me a heifer three years old, a female goat three years old, a ram three years old, a turtledove, and a young pigeon.”

Gen 15:15

(NIV)
You, however, will go to your ancestors in peace and be buried at a good old age.
(ESV)
As for you, you shall go to your fathers in peace; you shall be buried in a good old age.

Gen 16:2

(NIV)
so she said to Abram, ‘The Lord has kept me from having children. Go, sleep with my slave; perhaps I can build a family through her.’

Abram agreed to what Sarai said.
(ESV)
And Sarai said to Abram, “Behold now, the Lord has prevented me from bearing children. Go in to my servant; it may be that I shall obtain children by her.” And Abram listened to the voice of Sarai.

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.

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