Gen 1:20

(NIV)
And God said, ‘Let the water teem with living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the vault of the sky.’
(ESV)
And God said, “Let the waters swarm with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the expanse of the heavens.”

Gen 1:21

(NIV)
So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.
(ESV)
So God created the great sea creatures and every living creature that moves, with which the waters swarm, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.

Gen 1:24

(NIV)
And God said, ‘Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: the livestock, the creatures that move along the ground, and the wild animals, each according to its kind.’ And it was so.
(ESV)
And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kindslivestock and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” And it was so.

Gen 1:30

(NIV)
And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds in the sky and all the creatures that move along the ground – everything that has the breath of life in it – I give every green plant for food.’ And it was so.
(ESV)
And to every beast of the earth and to every bird of the heavens and to everything that creeps on the earth, everything that has the breath of life, I have given every green plant for food.” And it was so.

Gen 2:7

(NIV)
Then the  Lord God formed a man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.

(ESV)
then the  Lord God formed the man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature.

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 9:4

(NIV)
‘But you must not eat meat that has its lifeblood still in it.
(ESV)
But you shall not eat flesh with its life, that is, its blood.

Gen 9:5

(NIV)
And for your lifeblood I will surely demand an accounting. I will demand an accounting from every animal. And from each human being, too, I will demand an accounting for the life of another human being.

(ESV)
And for your lifeblood I will require a reckoning: from every beast I will require it and from man. From his fellow man I will require a reckoning for the life of man.

Gen 9:10

(NIV)
and with every living creature that was with you – the birds, the livestock and all the wild animals, all those that came out of the ark with you – every living creature on earth.
(ESV)
and with every living creature that is with you, the birds, the livestock, and every beast of the earth with you, as many as came out of the ark; it is for every beast of the earth.

Gen 9:16

(NIV)
Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth.’

(ESV)
When the bow is in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.”

Gen 12:5

(NIV)
He took his wife Sarai, his nephew Lot, all the possessions they had accumulated and the people they had acquired in Harran, and they set out for the land of Canaan, and they arrived there.

(ESV)
And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot his brother’s son, and all their possessions that they had gathered, and the people that they had acquired in Haran, and they set out to go to the land of Canaan. When they came to the land of Canaan,

Gen 12:13

(NIV)
Say you are my sister, so that I will be treated well for your sake and my life will be spared because of you.’

(ESV)
Say you are my sister, that it may go well with me because of you, and that my life may be spared for your sake.”

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 17:14

(NIV)
Any uncircumcised male, who has not been circumcised in the flesh, will be cut off from his people; he has broken my covenant.’

(ESV)
Any uncircumcised male who is not circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin shall be cut off from his people; he has broken my covenant.”

Gen 19:17

(NIV)
As soon as they had brought them out, one of them said, ‘Flee for your lives! Don’t look back, and don’t stop anywhere in the plain! Flee to the mountains or you will be swept away!’

(ESV)
And as they brought them out, one said, “Escape for your life. Do not look back or stop anywhere in the valley. Escape to the hills, lest you be swept away.”

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 19:20

(NIV)
Look, here is a town near enough to run to, and it is small. Let me flee to it – it is very small, isn’t it? Then my life will be spared.’

(ESV)
Behold, this city is near enough to flee to, and it is a little one. Let me escape there—is it not a little one?—and my life will be saved!”

Gen 23:8

(NIV)
He said to them, ‘If you are willing to let me bury my dead, then listen to me and intercede with Ephron son of Zohar on my behalf
(ESV)
And he said to them, “If you are willing that I should bury my dead out of my sight, hear me and entreat for me Ephron the son of Zohar,

Gen 27:4

(NIV)
Prepare me the kind of tasty food I like and bring it to me to eat, so that I may give you my blessing before I die.’

(ESV)
and prepare for me delicious food, such as I love, and bring it to me so that I may eat, that my soul may bless you before I die.”

Gen 27:19

(NIV)
Jacob said to his father, ‘I am Esau your firstborn. I have done as you told me. Please sit up and eat some of my game, so that you may give me your blessing.’

(ESV)
Jacob said to his father, “I am Esau your firstborn. I have done as you told me; now sit up and eat of my game, that your soul may bless me.”

Gen 27:25

(NIV)
Then he said, ‘My son, bring me some of your game to eat, so that I may give you my blessing.’

Jacob brought it to him and he ate; and he brought some wine and he drank.
(ESV)
Then he said, “Bring it near to me, that I may eat of my son’s game and bless you.” So he brought it near to him, and he ate; and he brought him wine, and he drank.

Gen 27:31

(NIV)
He too prepared some tasty food and brought it to his father. Then he said to him, ‘My father, please sit up and eat some of my game, so that you may give me your blessing.’

(ESV)
He also prepared delicious food and brought it to his father. And he said to his father, “Let my father arise and eat of his son’s game, that you may bless me.”

Gen 32:30

(NIV)
So Jacob called the place Peniel, saying, ‘It is because I saw God face to face, and yet my life was spared.’

(ESV)
So Jacob called the name of the place Peniel, saying, “For I have seen God face to face, and yet my life has been delivered.”

Gen 34:3

(NIV)
His heart was drawn to Dinah daughter of Jacob; he loved the young woman and spoke tenderly to her.
(ESV)
And his soul was drawn to Dinah the daughter of Jacob. He loved the young woman and spoke tenderly to her.

Gen 34:8

(NIV)
But Hamor said to them, ‘My son Shechem has his heart set on your daughter. Please give her to him as his wife.
(ESV)
But Hamor spoke with them, saying, “The soul of my son Shechem longs for your daughter. Please give her to him to be his wife.

Gen 35:18

(NIV)
As she breathed her last – for she was dying – she named her son Ben-Oni. But his father named him Benjamin.

(ESV)
And as her soul was departing (for she was dying), she called his name Ben-oni; but his father called him Benjamin.

Gen 36:6

(NIV)
Esau took his wives and sons and daughters and all the members of his household, as well as his livestock and all his other animals and all the goods he had acquired in Canaan, and moved to a land some distance from his brother Jacob.
(ESV)
Then Esau took his wives, his sons, his daughters, and all the members of his household, his livestock, all his beasts, and all his property that he had acquired in the land of Canaan. He went into a land away from his brother Jacob.

Gen 37:21

(NIV)
When Reuben heard this, he tried to rescue him from their hands. ‘Let’s not take his life,’ he said.
(ESV)
But when Reuben heard it, he rescued him out of their hands, saying, “Let us not take his life.”

Gen 42:21

(NIV)
They said to one another, ‘Surely we are being punished because of our brother. We saw how distressed he was when he pleaded with us for his life, but we would not listen; that’s why this distress has come on us.’

(ESV)
Then they said to one another, “In truth we are guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the distress of his soul, when he begged us and we did not listen. That is why this distress has come upon us.”

Gen 44:30

(NIV)
‘So now, if the boy is not with us when I go back to your servant my father, and if my father, whose life is closely bound up with the boy’s life,
(ESV)
Now therefore, as soon as I come to your servant my father, and the boy is not with us, then, as his life is bound up in the boy’s life,

Gen 46:15

(NIV)
These were the sons Leah bore to Jacob in Paddan Aram, besides his daughter Dinah. These sons and daughters of his were thirty-three in all.
(ESV)
These are the sons of Leah whom she bore to Jacob in Paddan-aram, together with his daughter Dinah; altogether his sons and his daughters numbered thirty-three.

Gen 46:18

(NIV)
These were the children born to Jacob by Zilpah, whom Laban had given to his daughter Leah – sixteen in all.
(ESV)
These are the sons of Zilpah whom Laban gave to Leah his daughter; and these she bore to Jacobsixteen persons.

Gen 46:22

(NIV)
These were the sons of Rachel who were born to Jacob – fourteen in all.
(ESV)
These are the sons of Rachel, who were born to Jacobfourteen persons in all.

Gen 46:25

(NIV)
These were the sons born to Jacob by Bilhah, whom Laban had given to his daughter Rachel – seven in all.
(ESV)
These are the sons of Bilhah whom Laban gave to Rachel his daughter, and these she bore to Jacobseven persons in all.

Gen 46:26

(NIV)
All those who went to Egypt with Jacob – those who were his direct descendants, not counting his sons’ wives – numbered sixty-six persons.
(ESV)
All the persons belonging to Jacob who came into Egypt, who were his own descendants, not including Jacob’s sonswives, were sixty-six persons in all.

Gen 46:27

(NIV)
With the two sons who had been born to Joseph in Egypt, the members of Jacob’s family, which went to Egypt, were seventy in all.
(ESV)
And the sons of Joseph, who were born to him in Egypt, were two. All the persons of the house of Jacob who came into Egypt were seventy.

Gen 49:6

(NIV)
Let me not enter their council,
let me not join their assembly,
for they have killed men in their anger
and hamstrung oxen as they pleased.
(ESV)
Let my soul come not into their council;
O my glory be not joined to their company.
For in their anger they killed men,
and in their willfulness they hamstrung oxen.

Exod 1:5

(NIV)
The descendants of Jacob numbered seventy in all; Joseph was already in Egypt.

(ESV)
All the descendants of Jacob were seventy persons; Joseph was already in Egypt.

Exod 4:19

(NIV)
Now the  Lord had said to Moses in Midian, ‘Go back to Egypt, for all those who wanted to kill you are dead.’
(ESV)
And the  Lord said to Moses in Midian, “Go back to Egypt, for all the men who were seeking your life are dead.”

Exod 12:4

(NIV)
If any household is too small for a whole lamb, they must share one with their nearest neighbour, having taken into account the number of people there are. You are to determine the amount of lamb needed in accordance with what each person will eat.
(ESV)
And if the household is too small for a lamb, then he and his nearest neighbor shall take according to the number of persons; according to what each can eat you shall make your count for the lamb.

Exod 12:15

(NIV)
For seven days you are to eat bread made without yeast. On the first day remove the yeast from your houses, for whoever eats anything with yeast in it from the first day until the seventh must be cut off from Israel.
(ESV)
Seven days you shall eat unleavened bread. On the first day you shall remove leaven out of your houses, for if anyone eats what is leavened, from the first day until the seventh day that person shall be cut off from Israel.

Exod 12:16

(NIV)
On the first day hold a sacred assembly, and another one on the seventh day. Do no work at all on these days, except to prepare food for everyone to eat; that is all you may do.

(ESV)
On the first day you shall hold a holy assembly, and on the seventh day a holy assembly. No work shall be done on those days. But what everyone needs to eat, that alone may be prepared by you.

Exod 12:19

(NIV)
For seven days no yeast is to be found in your houses. And anyone, whether foreigner or native-born, who eats anything with yeast in it must be cut off from the community of Israel.
(ESV)
For seven days no leaven is to be found in your houses. If anyone eats what is leavened that person will be cut off from the congregation of Israel whether he is a sojourner or a native of the land.

Exod 15:9

(NIV)
The enemy boasted,
“I will pursue, I will overtake them.
I will divide the spoils;
I will gorge myself on them.
I will draw my sword
and my hand will destroy them.”
(ESV)
The enemy said ‘I will pursue, I will overtake,
I will divide the spoil, my desire shall have its fill of them.
I will draw my sword; my hand shall destroy them.’

Exod 16:16

(NIV)
This is what the  Lord has commanded: “Everyone is to gather as much as they need. Take an omer for each person you have in your tent.”’

(ESV)
This is what the  Lord has commanded: ‘Gather of it, each one of you, as much as he can eat. You shall each take an omer according to the number of the persons that each of you has in his tent.’”

Exod 21:23

(NIV)
But if there is serious injury, you are to take life for life,
(ESV)
But if there is harm, then you shall pay life for life,

Exod 21:30

(NIV)
However, if payment is demanded, the owner may redeem his life by the payment of whatever is demanded.
(ESV)
If a ransom is imposed on him, then he shall give for the redemption of his life whatever is imposed on him.

Exod 23:9

(NIV)
‘Do not oppress a foreigner; you yourselves know how it feels to be foreigners, because you were foreigners in Egypt.

(ESV)
“You shall not oppress a sojourner. You know the heart of a sojourner, for you were sojourners in the land of Egypt.

Exod 30:12

(NIV)
‘When you take a census of the Israelites to count them, each one must pay the  Lord a ransom for his life at the time he is counted. Then no plague will come on them when you number them.
(ESV)
“When you take the census of the people of Israel, then each shall give a ransom for his life to the  Lord when you number them, that there be no plague among them when you number them.

Exod 30:15

(NIV)
The rich are not to give more than a half shekel and the poor are not to give less when you make the offering to the  Lord to atone for your lives.
(ESV)
The rich shall not give more, and the poor shall not give less, than the half shekel, when you give the  Lord’s offering to make atonement for your lives.

Exod 30:16

(NIV)
Receive the atonement money from the Israelites and use it for the service of the tent of meeting. It will be a memorial for the Israelites before the  Lord, making atonement for your lives.’

(ESV)
You shall take the atonement money from the people of Israel and shall give it for the service of the tent of meeting, that it may bring the people of Israel to remembrance before the  Lord, so as to make atonement for your lives.”

Exod 31:14

(NIV)
‘“Observe the Sabbath, because it is holy to you. Anyone who desecrates it is to be put to death; those who do any work on that day must be cut off from their people.
(ESV)
You shall keep the Sabbath, because it is holy for you. Everyone who profanes it shall be put to death. Whoever does any work on it, that soul shall be cut off from among his people.

Lev 2:1

(NIV)
‘“When anyone brings a grain offering to the  Lord, their offering is to be of the finest flour. They are to pour olive oil on it, put incense on it
(ESV)
“When anyone brings a grain offering as an offering to the  Lord, his offering shall be of fine flour. He shall pour oil on it and put frankincense on it

Lev 4:2

(NIV)
‘Say to the Israelites: “When anyone sins unintentionally and does what is forbidden in any of the  Lord’s commands –

(ESV)
Speak to the people of Israel, saying If anyone sins unintentionally in any of the  Lord’s commandments about things not to be done, and does any one of them,

Lev 4:27

(NIV)
‘“If any member of the community sins unintentionally and does what is forbidden in any of the  Lord’s commands, when they realise their guilt
(ESV)
If anyone of the common people sins unintentionally in doing any one of the things that by the  Lord’s commandments ought not to be done, and realizes his guilt,

Lev 5:1

(NIV)
‘“If anyone sins because they do not speak up when they hear a public charge to testify regarding something they have seen or learned about, they will be held responsible.

(ESV)
“If anyone sins in that he hears a public adjuration to testify, and though he is a witness, whether he has seen or come to know the matter, yet does not speak, he shall bear his iniquity;

Lev 5:2

(NIV)
‘“If anyone becomes aware that they are guilty – if they unwittingly touch anything ceremonially unclean (whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground) and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realise their guilt;
(ESV)
or if anyone touches an unclean thing, whether a carcass of an unclean wild animal or a carcass of unclean livestock or a carcass of unclean swarming things, and it is hidden from him and he has become unclean, and he realizes his guilt;

Lev 5:4

(NIV)
or if anyone thoughtlessly takes an oath to do anything, whether good or evil (in any matter one might carelessly swear about) even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realise their guilt –
(ESV)
or if anyone utters with his lips a rash oath to do evil or to do good, any sort of rash oath that people swear, and it is hidden from him, when he comes to know it, and he realizes his guilt in any of these;

Lev 5:15

(NIV)
‘When anyone is unfaithful to the  Lord by sinning unintentionally in regard to any of the  Lord’s holy things, they are to bring to the  Lord as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.
(ESV)
“If anyone commits a breach of faith and sins unintentionally in any of the holy things of the  Lord he shall bring to the  Lord as his compensation, a ram without blemish out of the flock, valued in silver shekels according to the shekel of the sanctuary, for a guilt offering.

Lev 5:17

(NIV)
‘If anyone sins and does what is forbidden in any of the  Lord’s commands, even though they do not know it, they are guilty and will be held responsible.
(ESV)
If anyone sins, doing any of the things that by the  Lord’s commandments ought not to be done though he did not know it, then realizes his guilt, he shall bear his iniquity.
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