Parallel Verses

World English Bible

God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. There was evening and there was morning, a sixth day.

New American Standard Bible

God saw all that He had made, and behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

King James Version

And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Holman Bible

God saw all that He had made, and it was very good. Evening came and then morning: the sixth day.

International Standard Version

Now God saw all that he had made, and indeed, it was very good! The twilight and the dawn were the sixth day.

A Conservative Version

And God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

American Standard Version

And God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

Amplified

God saw everything that He had made, and behold, it was very good and He validated it completely. And there was evening and there was morning, a sixth day.

Bible in Basic English

And God saw everything which he had made and it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

Darby Translation

And God saw everything that he had made, and behold it was very good. And there was evening, and there was morning the sixth day.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will see every thing which he made: and lo, very good And the evening shall be, and the morning shall be the sixth day.

King James 2000

And God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God saw everything that he had made and, behold, [it was] very good. And there was evening, and there was morning, a sixth day.

Modern King James verseion

And God saw everything that He had made, and behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God beheld all that he had made, and lo they were exceeding good: and so of the evening and morning was made the sixth day.

NET Bible

God saw all that he had made -- and it was very good! There was evening, and there was morning, the sixth day.

New Heart English Bible

God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. There was evening and there was morning, a sixth day.

The Emphasized Bible

And God saw every thing which he had made, and lo! it was very good. So it was evening - and it was morning, the sixth day.

Webster

And God saw every thing that he had made, and behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God seeth all that He hath done, and lo, very good; and there is an evening, and there is a morning -- day the sixth.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

saw
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

and, behold, it was very
מאד 
M@`od 
Usage: 300

and the morning
בּקר 
Boqer 
Usage: 214

were the sixth
שׁשּׁי 
Shishshiy 
Usage: 28

Devotionals

Devotionals about Genesis 1:31

References

Images Genesis 1:31

Prayers for Genesis 1:31

Context Readings

The Creation

30 To every animal of the earth, and to every bird of the sky, and to everything that creeps on the earth, in which there is life, I have given every green herb for food;" and it was so. 31 God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. There was evening and there was morning, a sixth day.


Cross References

1 Timothy 4:4

For every creature of God is good, and nothing is to be rejected, if it is received with thanksgiving.

Psalm 104:24

Yahweh, how many are your works! In wisdom have you made them all. The earth is full of your riches.

Genesis 1:5

God called the light "day," and the darkness he called "night." There was evening and there was morning, one day.

Genesis 1:8

God called the expanse "sky." There was evening and there was morning, a second day.

Genesis 1:13

There was evening and there was morning, a third day.

Genesis 1:19

There was evening and there was morning, a fourth day.

Genesis 1:23

There was evening and there was morning, a fifth day.

Genesis 2:2

On the seventh day God finished his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.

Exodus 20:11

for in six days Yahweh made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day; therefore Yahweh blessed the Sabbath day, and made it holy.

Job 38:7

when the morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy?

Psalm 19:1-2

The heavens declare the glory of God. The expanse shows his handiwork.

Psalm 104:31

Let the glory of Yahweh endure forever. Let Yahweh rejoice in his works.

Lamentations 3:38

Doesn't evil and good come out of the mouth of the Most High?

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