Gen 6:14

(NIV)
So make yourself an ark of cypress wood; make rooms in it and coat it with pitch inside and out.
(ESV)
Make yourself an ark of gopher wood. Make rooms in the ark, and cover it inside and out with pitch.

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 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 12:15

(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 12:17

(NIV)
But the  Lord inflicted serious diseases on Pharaoh and his household because of Abram’s wife Sarai.
(ESV)
But the  Lord afflicted Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram’s wife.

Gen 14:14

(NIV)
When Abram heard that his relative had been taken captive, he called out the 318 trained men born in his household and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
(ESV)
When Abram heard that his kinsman had been taken captive, he led forth his trained men, born in his house, 318 of them, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.

Gen 15:2

(NIV)
But Abram said, ‘Sovereign  Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of Damascus?’
(ESV)
But Abram said, “O Lord  God, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?”

Gen 15:3

(NIV)
And Abram said, ‘You have given me no children; so a servant in my household will be my heir.’

(ESV)
And Abram said, “Behold, you have given me no offspring, and a member of my household will be my heir.”

Gen 17:12

(NIV)
For the generations to come every male among you who is eight days old must be circumcised, including those born in your household or bought with money from a foreigner – those who are not your offspring.
(ESV)
He who is eight days old among you shall be circumcised. Every male throughout your generations, whether born in your house or bought with your money from any foreigner who is not of your offspring,

Gen 17:13

(NIV)
Whether born in your household or bought with your money, they must be circumcised. My covenant in your flesh is to be an everlasting covenant.
(ESV)
both he who is born in your house and he who is bought with your money, shall surely be circumcised. So shall my covenant be in your flesh an everlasting covenant.

Gen 17:23

(NIV)
On that very day Abraham took his son Ishmael and all those born in his household or bought with his money, every male in his household, and circumcised them, as God told him.
(ESV)
Then Abraham took Ishmael his son and all those born in his house or bought with his money, every male among the men of Abraham’s house, and he circumcised the flesh of their foreskins that very day, as God had said to him.

Gen 17:27

(NIV)
And every male in Abraham’s household, including those born in his household or bought from a foreigner, was circumcised with him.

(ESV)
And all the men of his house, those born in the house and those bought with money from a foreigner, were circumcised with him.

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 19:2

(NIV)
‘My lords,’ he said, ‘please turn aside to your servant’s house. You can wash your feet and spend the night and then go on your way early in the morning.’

‘No,’ they answered, ‘we will spend the night in the square.’

(ESV)
and said, “My lords, please turn aside to your servant’s house and spend the night and wash your feet. Then you may rise up early and go on your way.” They said, “No; we will spend the night in the town square.”

Gen 19:3

(NIV)
But he insisted so strongly that they did go with him and entered his house. He prepared a meal for them, baking bread without yeast, and they ate.
(ESV)
But he pressed them strongly; so they turned aside to him and entered his house. And he made them a feast and baked unleavened bread, and they ate.

Gen 19:4

(NIV)
Before they had gone to bed, all the men from every part of the city of Sodom – both young and old – surrounded the house.
(ESV)
But before they lay down, the men of the city, the men of Sodom, both young and old, all the people to the last man, surrounded the house.

Gen 19:10

(NIV)
But the men inside reached out and pulled Lot back into the house and shut the door.
(ESV)
But the men reached out their hands and brought Lot into the house with them and shut the door.

Gen 19:11

(NIV)
Then they struck the men who were at the door of the house, young and old, with blindness so that they could not find the door.

(ESV)
And they struck with blindness the men who were at the entrance of the house, both small and great, so that they wore themselves out groping for the door.

Gen 20:13

(NIV)
And when God caused me to wander from my father’s household, I said to her, “This is how you can show your love to me: Everywhere we go, say of me, ‘He is my brother.’”’

(ESV)
And when God caused me to wander from my father’s house, I said to her, ‘This is the kindness you must do me: at every place to which we come, say of me, “He is my brother.”’”

Gen 20:18

(NIV)
for the  Lord had kept all the women in Abimelek’s household from conceiving because of Abraham’s wife Sarah.

(ESV)
For the  Lord had closed all the wombs of the house of Abimelech because of Sarah, Abraham’s wife.

Gen 24:2

(NIV)
He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, ‘Put your hand under my thigh.
(ESV)
And Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh,

Gen 24:7

(NIV)
‘The  Lord, the God of heaven, who brought me out of my father’s household and my native land and who spoke to me and promised me on oath, saying, “To your offspring I will give this land” – he will send his angel before you so that you can get a wife for my son from there.
(ESV)
The  Lord, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s house and from the land of my kindred, and who spoke to me and swore to me, ‘To your offspring I will give this land,’ he will send his angel before you, and you shall take a wife for my son from there.

Gen 24:23

(NIV)
Then he asked, ‘Whose daughter are you? Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night?’

(ESV)
and said, “Please tell me whose daughter you are. Is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night?”

Gen 24:27

(NIV)
saying, ‘Praise be to the  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. As for me, the  Lord has led me on the journey to the house of my master’s relatives.’

(ESV)
and said, “Blessed be the  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not forsaken his steadfast love and his faithfulness toward my master. As for me, the  Lord has led me in the way to the house of my master’s kinsmen.”

Gen 24:28

(NIV)
The young woman ran and told her mother’s household about these things.
(ESV)
Then the young woman ran and told her mother’s household about these things.

Gen 24:31

(NIV)
‘Come, you who are blessed by the  Lord,’ he said. ‘Why are you standing out here? I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.’

(ESV)
He said, “Come in, O blessed of the  Lord. Why do you stand outside? For I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.”

Gen 24:32

(NIV)
So the man went to the house, and the camels were unloaded. Straw and fodder were brought for the camels, and water for him and his men to wash their feet.
(ESV)
So the man came to the house and unharnessed the camels, and gave straw and fodder to the camels, and there was water to wash his feet and the feet of the men who were with him.

Gen 24:38

(NIV)
but go to my father’s family and to my own clan, and get a wife for my son.”

(ESV)
but you shall go to my father’s house and to my clan and take a wife for my son.’

Gen 24:40

(NIV)
‘He replied, “The  Lord, before whom I have walked faithfully, will send his angel with you and make your journey a success, so that you can get a wife for my son from my own clan and from my father’s family.
(ESV)
But he said to me, ‘The  Lord, before whom I have walked, will send his angel with you and prosper your way. You shall take a wife for my son from my clan and from my father’s house.

Gen 27:15

(NIV)
Then Rebekah took the best clothes of her elder son Esau, which she had in the house, and put them on her younger son Jacob.
(ESV)
Then Rebekah took the best garments of Esau her older son, which were with her in the house, and put them on Jacob her younger son.

Gen 28:2

(NIV)
Go at once to Paddan Aram, to the house of your mother’s father Bethuel. Take a wife for yourself there, from among the daughters of Laban, your mother’s brother.
(ESV)
Arise, go to Paddan-aram to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father, and take as your wife from there one of the daughters of Laban your mother’s brother.

Gen 28:17

(NIV)
He was afraid and said, ‘How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God; this is the gate of heaven.’

(ESV)
And he was afraid and said, “How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.”

Gen 28:21

(NIV)
so that I return safely to my father’s household, then the  Lord will be my God
(ESV)
so that I come again to my father’s house in peace then the  Lord shall be my God,

Gen 28:22

(NIV)
and this stone that I have set up as a pillar will be God’s house, and of all that you give me I will give you a tenth.’

(ESV)
and this stone, which I have set up for a pillar, shall be God’s house. And of all that you give me I will give a full tenth to you.”

Gen 29:13

(NIV)
As soon as Laban heard the news about Jacob, his sister’s son, he hurried to meet him. He embraced him and kissed him and brought him to his home, and there Jacob told him all these things.
(ESV)
As soon as Laban heard the news about Jacob, his sister’s son, he ran to meet him and embraced him and kissed him and brought him to his house. Jacob told Laban all these things,

Gen 30:30

(NIV)
The little you had before I came has increased greatly, and the  Lord has blessed you wherever I have been. But now, when may I do something for my own household?’

(ESV)
For you had little before I came, and it has increased abundantly, and the  Lord has blessed you wherever I turned. But now when shall I provide for my own household also?”

Gen 31:14

(NIV)
Then Rachel and Leah replied, ‘Do we still have any share in the inheritance of our father’s estate?
(ESV)
Then Rachel and Leah answered and said to him, “Is there any portion or inheritance left to us in our father’s house?

Gen 31:30

(NIV)
Now you have gone off because you longed to return to your father’s household. But why did you steal my gods?’

(ESV)
And now you have gone away because you longed greatly for your father’s house, but why did you steal my gods?”

Gen 31:37

(NIV)
Now that you have searched through all my goods, what have you found that belongs to your household? Put it here in front of your relatives and mine, and let them judge between the two of us.

(ESV)
For you have felt through all my goods; what have you found of all your household goods? Set it here before my kinsmen and your kinsmen, that they may decide between us two.

Gen 31:41

(NIV)
It was like this for the twenty years I was in your household. I worked for you fourteen years for your two daughters and six years for your flocks, and you changed my wages ten times.
(ESV)
These twenty years I have been in your house. I served you fourteen years for your two daughters, and six years for your flock, and you have changed my wages ten times.

Gen 33:17

(NIV)
Jacob, however, went to Sukkoth, where he built a place for himself and made shelters for his livestock. That is why the place is called Sukkoth.

(ESV)
But Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built himself a house and made booths for his livestock. Therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

Gen 34:19

(NIV)
The young man, who was the most honoured of all his father’s family, lost no time in doing what they said, because he was delighted with Jacob’s daughter.
(ESV)
And the young man did not delay to do the thing, because he delighted in Jacob’s daughter. Now he was the most honored of all his father’s house.

Gen 34:26

(NIV)
They put Hamor and his son Shechem to the sword and took Dinah from Shechem’s house and left.
(ESV)
They killed Hamor and his son Shechem with the sword and took Dinah out of Shechem’s house and went away.

Gen 34:29

(NIV)
They carried off all their wealth and all their women and children, taking as plunder everything in the houses.

(ESV)
All their wealth, all their little ones and their wives, all that was in the houses, they captured and plundered.

Gen 34:30

(NIV)
Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, ‘You have brought trouble on me by making me obnoxious to the Canaanites and Perizzites, the people living in this land. We are few in number, and if they join forces against me and attack me, I and my household will be destroyed.’

(ESV)
Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, “You have brought trouble on me by making me stink to the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites and the Perizzites. My numbers are few, and if they gather themselves against me and attack me, I shall be destroyed, both I and my household.”

Gen 35:2

(NIV)
So Jacob said to his household and to all who were with him, ‘Get rid of the foreign gods you have with you, and purify yourselves and change your clothes.
(ESV)
So Jacob said to his household and to all who were with him, “Put away the foreign gods that are among you and purify yourselves and change your garments.

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 38:11

(NIV)
Judah then said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, ‘Live as a widow in your father’s household until my son Shelah grows up.’ For he thought, ‘He may die too, just like his brothers.’ So Tamar went to live in her father’s household.

(ESV)
Then Judah said to Tamar his daughter-in-law, “Remain a widow in your father’s house, till Shelah my son grows up”—for he feared that he would die, like his brothers. So Tamar went and remained in her father’s house.

Gen 39:2

(NIV)
The  Lord was with Joseph so that he prospered, and he lived in the house of his Egyptian master.
(ESV)
The  Lord was with Joseph, and he became a successful man, and he was in the house of his Egyptian master.

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 39:5

(NIV)
From the time he put him in charge of his household and of all that he owned, the  Lord blessed the household of the Egyptian because of Joseph. The blessing of the  Lord was on everything Potiphar had, both in the house and in the field.
(ESV)
From the time that he made him overseer in his house and over all that he had, the  Lord blessed the Egyptian’s house for Joseph’s sake; the blessing of the  Lord was on all that he had, in house and field.

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 39:9

(NIV)
No one is greater in this house than I am. My master has withheld nothing from me except you, because you are his wife. How then could I do such a wicked thing and sin against God?’
(ESV)
He is not greater in this house than I am, nor has he kept back anything from me except you, because you are his wife. How then can I do this great wickedness and sin against God?”

Gen 39:11

(NIV)
One day he went into the house to attend to his duties, and none of the household servants was inside.
(ESV)
But one day, when he went into the house to do his work and none of the men of the house was there in the house,

Gen 39:14

(NIV)
she called her household servants. ‘Look,’ she said to them, ‘this Hebrew has been brought to us to make sport of us! He came in here to sleep with me, but I screamed.
(ESV)
she called to the men of her household and said to them, “See, he has brought among us a Hebrew to laugh at us. He came in to me to lie with me, and I cried out with a loud voice.

Gen 39:16

(NIV)
She kept his cloak beside her until his master came home.
(ESV)
Then she laid up his garment by her until his master came home,

Gen 39:20

(NIV)
Joseph’s master took him and put him in prison, the place where the king’s prisoners were confined.

But while Joseph was there in the prison,
(ESV)
And Joseph’s master took him and put him into the prison, the place where the king’s prisoners were confined, and he was there in prison.

Gen 39:21

(NIV)
the  Lord was with him; he showed him kindness and granted him favour in the eyes of the prison warder.
(ESV)
But the  Lord was with Joseph and showed him steadfast love and gave him favor in the sight of the keeper of the prison.

Gen 39:22

(NIV)
So the warder put Joseph in charge of all those held in the prison, and he was made responsible for all that was done there.
(ESV)
And the keeper of the prison put Joseph in charge of all the prisoners who were in the prison. Whatever was done there, he was the one who did it.

Gen 39:23

(NIV)
The warder paid no attention to anything under Joseph’s care, because the  Lord was with Joseph and gave him success in whatever he did.

(ESV)
The keeper of the prison paid no attention to anything that was in Joseph’s charge, because the  Lord was with him. And whatever he did, the  Lord made it succeed.

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