Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

Abram believed the LORD, and it was credited 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

Then Abram believed in (affirmed, trusted in, relied on, remained steadfast to) the Lord; and He counted (credited) it to him as righteousness (doing right in regard to God and man).

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.

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 And he brought him forth abroad, and said, Look now toward heaven, and tell the stars, if thou be able to number them: and he said unto him, So shall thy seed be. 6 And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness. 7 And he said unto him, I am the LORD that brought thee out of Ur of the Chaldees, to give thee this land to inherit it.


Cross References

James 2:23

And the scripture was fulfilled which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed unto him for righteousness: and he was called the Friend of God.

Romans 4:9

Cometh this blessedness then upon the circumcision only, or upon the uncircumcision also? for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham for righteousness.

Psalm 106:31

And that was counted unto him for righteousness unto all generations for evermore.

Romans 4:3-6

For what saith the scripture? Abraham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness.

Galatians 3:6-14

Even as Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him for righteousness.

Romans 4:11

And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had yet being uncircumcised: that he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised; that righteousness might be imputed unto them also:

Romans 4:20-25

He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God;

2 Corinthians 5:19

To wit, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation.

Hebrews 11:8

By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.

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