Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Abram believed the LORD, and it was credited to him as righteousness.

New American Standard Bible

Then he believed in the LORD; and He reckoned it to him as righteousness.

King James Version

And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness.

Holman Bible

Abram believed the Lord, and He credited it to him as righteousness.

A Conservative Version

And he believed in LORD, and he reckoned it to him for righteousness.

American Standard Version

And he believed in Jehovah; and he reckoned it to him for righteousness.

Amplified

And he [Abram] believed in (trusted in, relied on, remained steadfast to) the Lord, and He counted it to him as righteousness (right standing with God).

Bible in Basic English

And he had faith in the Lord, and it was put to his account as righteousness.

Darby Translation

And he believed Jehovah; and he reckoned it to him as righteousness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he believed the LORD, and he counted it to him for righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

And he believed in Jehovah; and it shall be reckoned to him justice.

King James 2000

And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he believed in Yahweh, and he reckoned it to him [as] righteousness.

Modern King James verseion

And he believed in Jehovah. And He counted it to him for righteousness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Abram believed the LORD, and it was counted to him for righteousness.

NET Bible

Abram believed the Lord, and the Lord considered his response of faith as proof of genuine loyalty.

New Heart English Bible

And Abram believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.

The Emphasized Bible

And he had faith in Yahweh, - so he reckoned it to him as righteousness.

Webster

And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness.

World English Bible

He believed in Yahweh; and he reckoned it to him for righteousness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he hath believed in Jehovah, and He reckoneth it to him -- righteousness.

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Devotionals

Devotionals about Genesis 15:6

Images Genesis 15:6

Prayers for Genesis 15:6

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

5 Then the LORD took him outside. "Look up at the sky and count the stars if you can!" he said. "Your descendants will be that numerous." 6 Abram believed the LORD, and it was credited to him as righteousness. 7 The LORD spoke to him, "I am the LORD, who brought you from Ur of the Chaldeans, to give you this land as an inheritance."


Cross References

James 2:23

And so the Scripture was fulfilled that says, "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness." And so he was called God's friend.

Romans 4:9

Now does this blessedness come to the circumcised alone, or also to the uncircumcised? For we say, "Abraham's faith was credited to him as righteousness."

Psalm 106:31

And it was credited to him as a righteous act, from generation to generation to eternity.

Romans 4:3-6

For what does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness."

Galatians 3:6-14

In the same way, Abraham "believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness."

Romans 4:11

Afterward he received the mark of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. Therefore, he is the ancestor of all who believe while uncircumcised, in order that righteousness may be credited to them.

Romans 4:20-25

nor did he doubt God's promise out of a lack of faith. Instead, his faith became stronger and he gave glory to God,

2 Corinthians 5:19

for through the Messiah, God was reconciling the world to himself by not counting their sins against them. He has committed his message of reconciliation to us.

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going.

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