1977 verses

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 3:7

(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 3:22

(NIV)
And the Lord God said, ‘The man has now become like one of us, knowing good and evil. He must not be allowed to reach out his hand and take also from the tree of life and eat, and live for ever.’
(ESV)
Then the Lord God said, Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever—”

Gen 4:1

(NIV)
Adam made love to his wife Eve, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain. She said, ‘With the help of the Lord I have brought forth a man.’
(ESV)
Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, “I have gotten a man with the help of the Lord.”

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 4:17

(NIV)
Cain made love to his wife, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain was then building a city, and he named it after his son Enoch.
(ESV)
Cain knew his wife, and she conceived and bore Enoch. When he built a city, he called the name of the city after the name of his son, Enoch.

Gen 4:25

(NIV)
Adam made love to his wife again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth, saying, ‘God has granted me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him.’
(ESV)
And Adam knew his wife again, and she bore a son and called his name Seth, for she said, “God has appointed for me another offspring instead of Abel, for Cain killed 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 9:24

(NIV)
When Noah awoke from his wine and found out what his youngest son had done to him,
(ESV)
When Noah awoke from his wine and knew what his youngest son had done 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 15:8

(NIV)
But Abram said, ‘Sovereign Lord, how can I know that I shall gain possession of it?’

(ESV)
But he said, “O Lord God, how am I to know that I shall possess it?”

Gen 15:13

(NIV)
Then the Lord said to him, ‘Know for certain that for four hundred years your descendants will be strangers in a country not their own and that they will be enslaved and ill-treated there.
(ESV)
Then the Lord said to Abram, “Know for certain that your offspring will be sojourners in a land that is not theirs and will be servants there, and they will be afflicted for four hundred years.

Gen 18:19

(NIV)
For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just, so that the Lord will bring about for Abraham what he has promised him.’

(ESV)
For I have chosen him, that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing righteousness and justice, so that the Lord may bring to Abraham what he has promised him.”

Gen 18:21

(NIV)
that I will go down and see if what they have done is as bad as the outcry that has reached me. If not, I will know.’

(ESV)
I will go down to see whether they have done altogether according to the outcry that has come to me. And if not, I will know.”

Gen 19:5

(NIV)
They called to Lot, ‘Where are the men who came to you tonight? Bring them out to us so that we can have sex with them.’

(ESV)
And they called to Lot, “Where are the men who came to you tonight? Bring them out to us, that we may know them.”

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 19:33

(NIV)
That night they got their father to drink wine, and the elder daughter went in and slept with him. He was not aware of it when she lay down or when she got up.

(ESV)
So they made their father drink wine that night. And the firstborn went in and lay with her father. He did not know when she lay down or when she arose.

Gen 19:35

(NIV)
So they got their father to drink wine that night also, and the younger daughter went in and slept with him. Again he was not aware of it when she lay down or when she got up.

(ESV)
So they made their father drink wine that night also. And the younger arose and lay with him, and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.

Gen 20:6

(NIV)
Then God said to him in the dream, ‘Yes, I know you did this with a clear conscience, and so I have kept you from sinning against me. That is why I did not let you touch her.
(ESV)
Then God said to him in the dream, “Yes, I know that you have done this in the integrity of your heart, and it was I who kept you from sinning against me. Therefore I did not let you touch her.

Gen 20:7

(NIV)
Now return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, you may be sure that you and all who belong to you will die.’

(ESV)
Now then, return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, so that he will pray for you, and you shall live. But if you do not return her, know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours.”

Gen 21:26

(NIV)
But Abimelek said, ‘I don’t know who has done this. You did not tell me, and I heard about it only today.’

(ESV)
Abimelech said, “I do not know who has done this thing; you did not tell me, and I have not heard of it until today.”

Gen 22:12

(NIV)
‘Do not lay a hand on the boy,’ he said. ‘Do not do anything to him. Now I know that you fear God, because you have not withheld from me your son, your only son.’

(ESV)
He said, “Do not lay your hand on the boy or do anything to him, for now I know that you fear God, seeing you have not withheld your son, your only son, from me.”

Gen 24:14

(NIV)
May it be that when I say to a young woman, “Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,” and she says, “Drink, and I’ll water your camels too” – let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. By this I will know that you have shown kindness to my master.’

(ESV)
Let the young woman to whom I shall say, ‘Please let down your jar that I may drink,’ and who shall say, ‘Drink, and I will water your camels’—let her be the one whom you have appointed for your servant Isaac. By this I shall know that you have shown steadfast love to my master.”

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 24:21

(NIV)
Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the Lord had made his journey successful.

(ESV)
The man gazed at her in silence to learn whether the Lord had prospered his journey or not.

Gen 25:27

(NIV)
The boys grew up, and Esau became a skilful hunter, a man of the open country, while Jacob was content to stay at home among the tents.
(ESV)
When the boys grew up, Esau was a skillful hunter, a man of the field, while Jacob was a quiet man, dwelling in tents.

Gen 26:5

(NIV)
because Abraham obeyed me and did everything I required of him, keeping my commands, my decrees and my instructions.’
(ESV)
because Abraham obeyed my voice and kept my charge, my commandments, my statutes, and my laws.”

Gen 27:2

(NIV)
Isaac said, ‘I am now an old man and don’t know the day of my death.
(ESV)
He said, “Behold, I am old; I do not know the day of my death.

Gen 28:16

(NIV)
When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he thought, ‘Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware of it.’
(ESV)
Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Gen 29:5

(NIV)
He said to them, ‘Do you know Laban, Nahor’s grandson?’

‘Yes, we know him,’ they answered.

(ESV)
He said to them, “Do you know Laban the son of Nahor?” They said, “We know him.”

Gen 30:26

(NIV)
Give me my wives and children, for whom I have served you, and I will be on my way. You know how much work I’ve done for you.’

(ESV)
Give me my wives and my children for whom I have served you, that I may go, for you know the service that I have given you.”

Gen 30:29

(NIV)
Jacob said to him, ‘You know how I have worked for you and how your livestock has fared under my care.
(ESV)
Jacob said to him, “You yourself know how I have served you, and how your livestock has fared with me.

Gen 31:6

(NIV)
You know that I’ve worked for your father with all my strength,
(ESV)
You know that I have served your father with all my strength,

Gen 31:32

(NIV)
But if you find anyone who has your gods, that person shall not live. In the presence of our relatives, see for yourself whether there is anything of yours here with me; and if so, take it.’ Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen the gods.

(ESV)
Anyone with whom you find your gods shall not live. In the presence of our kinsmen point out what I have that is yours, and take it.” Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen them.

Gen 31:51

(NIV)
Laban also said to Jacob, ‘Here is this heap, and here is this pillar I have set up between you and me.
(ESV)
Then Laban said to Jacob, “See this heap and the pillar, which I have set between you and me.

Gen 33:13

(NIV)
But Jacob said to him, ‘My lord knows that the children are tender and that I must care for the ewes and cows that are nursing their young. If they are driven hard just one day, all the animals will die.
(ESV)
But Jacob said to him, “My lord knows that the children are frail, and that the nursing flocks and herds are a care to me. If they are driven hard for one day, all the flocks will die.

Gen 38:9

(NIV)
But Onan knew that the child would not be his; so whenever he slept with his brother’s wife, he spilled his semen on the ground to avoid providing offspring for his brother.
(ESV)
But Onan knew that the offspring would not be his. So whenever he went in to his brother’s wife he would waste the semen on the ground, so as not to give offspring to his brother.

Gen 38:16

(NIV)
Not realising that she was his daughter-in-law, he went over to her by the roadside and said, ‘Come now, let me sleep with you.’

‘And what will you give me to sleep with you?’ she asked.

(ESV)
He turned to her at the roadside and said, “Come, let me come in to you,” for he did not know that she was his daughter-in-law. She said, “What will you give me, that you may come in to me?”

Gen 38:26

(NIV)
Judah recognised them and said, ‘She is more righteous than I, since I wouldn’t give her to my son Shelah.’ And he did not sleep with her again.

(ESV)
Then Judah identified them and said, “She is more righteous than I, since I did not give her to my son Shelah.” And he did not know her again.

Gen 39:6

(NIV)
So Potiphar left everything he had in Joseph’s care; with Joseph in charge, he did not concern himself with anything except the food he ate.

Now Joseph was well-built and handsome,
(ESV)
So he left all that he had in Joseph’s charge, and because of him he had no concern about anything but the food he ate.

Now Joseph was handsome in form and appearance.

Gen 39:8

(NIV)
But he refused. ‘With me in charge,’ he told her, ‘my master does not concern himself with anything in the house; everything he owns he has entrusted to my care.
(ESV)
But he refused and said to his master’s wife, “Behold, because of me my master has no concern about anything in the house, and he has put everything that he has in my charge.

Gen 41:21

(NIV)
But even after they ate them, no one could tell that they had done so; they looked just as ugly as before. Then I woke up.

(ESV)
but when they had eaten them no one would have known that they had eaten them, for they were still as ugly as at the beginning. Then I awoke.

Gen 41:31

(NIV)
The abundance in the land will not be remembered, because the famine that follows it will be so severe.
(ESV)
and the plenty will be unknown in the land by reason of the famine that will follow, for it will be very severe.

Gen 41:39

(NIV)
Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, ‘Since God has made all this known to you, there is no one so discerning and wise as you.
(ESV)
Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, “Since God has shown you all this, there is none so discerning and wise as you are.

Gen 42:23

(NIV)
They did not realise that Joseph could understand them, since he was using an interpreter.

(ESV)
They did not know that Joseph understood them, for there was an interpreter between them.

Gen 42:33

(NIV)
‘Then the man who is lord over the land said to us, “This is how I will know whether you are honest men: leave one of your brothers here with me, and take food for your starving households and go.
(ESV)
Then the man, the lord of the land, said to us, ‘By this I shall know that you are honest men: leave one of your brothers with me, and take grain for the famine of your households, and go your way.

Gen 42:34

(NIV)
But bring your youngest brother to me so I will know that you are not spies but honest men. Then I will give your brother back to you, and you can trade in the land.”’

(ESV)
Bring your youngest brother to me. Then I shall know that you are not spies but honest men, and I will deliver your brother to you, and you shall trade in the land.’”

Gen 43:7

(NIV)
They replied, ‘The man questioned us closely about ourselves and our family. “Is your father still living?” he asked us. “Do you have another brother?” We simply answered his questions. How were we to know he would say, “Bring your brother down here”?’

(ESV)
They replied, “The man questioned us carefully about ourselves and our kindred, saying, ‘Is your father still alive? Do you have another brother?’ What we told him was in answer to these questions. Could we in any way know that he would say, ‘Bring your brother down’?”

Gen 43:22

(NIV)
We have also brought additional silver with us to buy food. We don’t know who put our silver in our sacks.’

(ESV)
and we have brought other money down with us to buy food. We do not know who put our money in our sacks.”

Gen 44:15

(NIV)
Joseph said to them, ‘What is this you have done? Don’t you know that a man like me can find things out by divination?’

(ESV)
Joseph said to them, “What deed is this that you have done? Do you not know that a man like me can indeed practice divination?”

Gen 44:27

(NIV)
‘Your servant my father said to us, “You know that my wife bore me two sons.
(ESV)
Then your servant my father said to us, ‘You know that my wife bore me two sons.

Gen 45:1

(NIV)
Then Joseph could no longer control himself before all his attendants, and he cried out, ‘Make everyone leave my presence!’ So there was no one with Joseph when he made himself known to his brothers.
(ESV)
Then Joseph could not control himself before all those who stood by him. He cried, “Make everyone go out from me.” So no one stayed with him when Joseph made himself known to his brothers.

Gen 46:28

(NIV)
Now Jacob sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to get directions to Goshen. When they arrived in the region of Goshen,
(ESV)
He had sent Judah ahead of him to Joseph to show the way before him in Goshen, and they came into the land of Goshen.

Gen 47:6

(NIV)
and the land of Egypt is before you; settle your father and your brothers in the best part of the land. Let them live in Goshen. And if you know of any among them with special ability, put them in charge of my own livestock.’

(ESV)
The land of Egypt is before you. Settle your father and your brothers in the best of the land. Let them settle in the land of Goshen, and if you know any able men among them, put them in charge of my livestock.”

Gen 48:19

(NIV)
But his father refused and said, ‘I know, my son, I know. He too will become a people, and he too will become great. Nevertheless, his younger brother will be greater than he, and his descendants will become a group of nations.’
(ESV)
But his father refused and said, “I know, my son, I know. He also shall become a people, and he also shall be great. Nevertheless, his younger brother shall be greater than he, and his offspring shall become a multitude of nations.”

Exod 1:8

(NIV)
Then a new king, to whom Joseph meant nothing, came to power in Egypt.
(ESV)
Now there arose a new king over Egypt, who did not know Joseph.

Exod 2:4

(NIV)
His sister stood at a distance to see what would happen to him.

(ESV)
And his sister stood at a distance to know what would be done to him.

Exod 2:14

(NIV)
The man said, ‘Who made you ruler and judge over us? Are you thinking of killing me as you killed the Egyptian?’ Then Moses was afraid and thought, ‘What I did must have become known.’

(ESV)
He answered, Who made you a prince and a judge over us? Do you mean to kill me as you killed the Egyptian?” Then Moses was afraid, and thought, “Surely the thing is known.”

Exod 2:25

(NIV)
So God looked on the Israelites and was concerned about them.

(ESV)
God saw the people of Israel—and God knew.

Exod 3:7

(NIV)
The Lord said, ‘I have indeed seen the misery of my people in Egypt. I have heard them crying out because of their slave drivers, and I am concerned about their suffering.
(ESV)
Then the Lord said, “I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry because of their taskmasters. I know their sufferings,
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