Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

It came about when the sun had set, that it was very dark, and behold, there appeared a smoking oven and a flaming torch which passed between these pieces.

King James Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

Holman Bible

When the sun had set and it was dark, a smoking fire pot and a flaming torch appeared and passed between the divided [animals].

International Standard Version

When the sun had fully set and it was dark, a smoking fire pot and a fiery torch passed between the animal pieces.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch that passed between these pieces.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch that passed between these pieces.

Amplified

When the sun had gone down and a [thick] darkness had come on, behold, a smoking oven and a flaming torch passed between those pieces.

Bible in Basic English

Then when the sun went down and it was dark, he saw a smoking fire and a flaming light which went between the parts of the bodies.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the sun had gone down, and it was dark, that behold, there was a smoking furnace, and a flame of fire which passed between those pieces.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass that when the sun went down and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sun shall be going down, and it was thick darkness, and behold a furnace of smoke and a lamp of fire that passed over between these pieces.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And after the sun had gone down and it [was] dusk, behold, a smoking firepot and a flaming torch passed between those half pieces.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened, the sun went down, and it was dark and behold, a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp passed between those pieces.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

When the sun was down and it was waxed dark, behold, there was a smoking furnace and a fire brand that went between the said pieces.

NET Bible

When the sun had gone down and it was dark, a smoking firepot with a flaming torch passed between the animal parts.

New Heart English Bible

It came to pass that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch passed between these pieces.

New simplified Bible

The sun went down and it was dark. A smoking fire pot and a flaming torch passed between these pieces.

The Emphasized Bible

So it came to pass when, the sun, had gone in, and Ira thick darkness, had come on, that lo there was a smoking hearth and torch of fire, which passed through between these pieces.

Webster

And it came to pass, that when the sun had gone down, and it was dark, behold a smoking furnace, and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces.

World English Bible

It came to pass that, when the sun went down, and it was dark, behold, a smoking furnace, and a flaming torch passed between these pieces.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass -- the sun hath gone in, and thick darkness hath been -- and lo, a furnace of smoke, and a lamp of fire, which hath passed over between those pieces.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass, that, when the sun
שׁמשׁ 
Shemesh 
Usage: 134


come , bring , ... in , enter , go , carry , ...down , pass , ...out ,
Usage: 0

and it was dark
עלטה 
`alatah 
Usage: 4

עשׁן 
`ashan 
Usage: 25

תּנּוּר 
Tannuwr 
Usage: 15

and a burning
אשׁ 
'esh 
Usage: 378

לפּד לפּיד 
Lappiyd 
Usage: 14

עבר 
`abar 
over , pass , through , pass by , go , away , pass on ,
Usage: 557

בּין 
Beyn 
Usage: 284

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

16 "Then in the fourth generation they will return here, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet complete." 17 It came about when the sun had set, that it was very dark, and behold, there appeared a smoking oven and a flaming torch which passed between these pieces. 18 On that day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, "To your descendants I have given this land, From the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:


Cross References

Jeremiah 34:18-19

'I will give the men who have transgressed My covenant, who have not fulfilled the words of the covenant which they made before Me, when they cut the calf in two and passed between its parts--

Exodus 3:2-3

The angel of the LORD appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of a bush; and he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with fire, yet the bush was not consumed.

Deuteronomy 4:20

"But the LORD has taken you and brought you out of the iron furnace, from Egypt, to be a people for His own possession, as today.

Judges 6:21

Then the angel of the LORD put out the end of the staff that was in his hand and touched the meat and the unleavened bread; and fire sprang up from the rock and consumed the meat and the unleavened bread. Then the angel of the LORD vanished from his sight.

Judges 13:20

For it came about when the flame went up from the altar toward heaven, that the angel of the LORD ascended in the flame of the altar. When Manoah and his wife saw this, they fell on their faces to the ground.

2 Samuel 22:9

"Smoke went up out of His nostrils, Fire from His mouth devoured; Coals were kindled by it.

1 Chronicles 21:26

Then David built an altar to the LORD there and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings. And he called to the LORD and He answered him with fire from heaven on the altar of burnt offering.

Isaiah 62:1

For Zion's sake I will not keep silent, And for Jerusalem's sake I will not keep quiet, Until her righteousness goes forth like brightness, And her salvation like a torch that is burning.

Jeremiah 11:4

which I commanded your forefathers in the day that I brought them out of the land of Egypt, from the iron furnace, saying, 'Listen to My voice, and do according to all which I command you; so you shall be My people, and I will be your God,'



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