Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now the LORD appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, while he was sitting at the tent door in the heat of the day.

King James Version

And the LORD appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;

Holman Bible

Then the Lord appeared to Abraham at the oaks of Mamre while he was sitting in the entrance of his tent during the heat of the day.

International Standard Version

Later, the LORD appeared to Abraham by the oaks belonging to Mamre. As Abraham was sitting near the entrance to his tent during the hottest part of the day,

A Conservative Version

And LORD appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day.

American Standard Version

And Jehovah appeared unto him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;

Amplified

Now the Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks or terebinths of Mamre; as he sat at the door of his tent in the heat of the day,

Bible in Basic English

Now the Lord came to him by the holy tree of Mamre, when he was seated in the doorway of his tent in the middle of the day;

Darby Translation

And Jehovah appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre. And he sat at the tent-door in the heat of the day.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the LORD appeared unto him among the terebinth trees of Mamre; and he was sitting in the door of his tent in the heat of the day;

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will be seen to him at the oaks of Mamra: and he will sit at the entrance of his tent at the heat of the day.

King James 2000

And the LORD appeared unto him by the oaks of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Yahweh appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre. And he was sitting in the doorway of the tent at the heat of the day.

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah appeared to him in the plains of Mamre, and he sat at the tent door in the heat of the day.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the LORD appeared unto him in the oak grove of Mamre as he sat in his tent door in the heat of the day.

NET Bible

The Lord appeared to Abraham by the oaks of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent during the hottest time of the day.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day.

The Emphasized Bible

And Yahweh appeared unto him among the oaks of Mamre, - as, he, was sitting at the opening of the tent in the heat of the day.

Webster

And the LORD appeared to him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;

World English Bible

Yahweh appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah appeareth unto him among the oaks of Mamre, and he is sitting at the opening of the tent, about the heat of the day;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Lord

Usage: 0

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

unto him in the plains
אלון 
'elown 
Usage: 10

of Mamre
ממרא 
Mamre' 
Usage: 10

and he sat
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the tent
אהל 
'ohel 
Usage: 345

פּתח 
Pethach 
Usage: 164

in the heat
חם 
Chom 
Usage: 11

Context Readings

Isaac's Birth Promised

1 Now the LORD appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, while he was sitting at the tent door in the heat of the day. 2 When he lifted up his eyes and looked, behold, three men were standing opposite him; and when he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth,



Cross References

Genesis 13:18

Then Abram moved his tent and came and dwelt by the oaks of Mamre, which are in Hebron, and there he built an altar to the LORD.

Genesis 14:13

Then a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew Now he was living by the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner, and these were allies with Abram.

Genesis 26:2

The LORD appeared to him and said, "Do not go down to Egypt; stay in the land of which I shall tell you.

Genesis 48:3

Then Jacob said to Joseph, "God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan and blessed me,

Genesis 12:7

The LORD appeared to Abram and said, "To your descendants I will give this land " So he built an altar there to the LORD who had appeared to him.

Genesis 15:1

After these things the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision, saying, "Do not fear, Abram, I am a shield to you; Your reward shall be very great."

Genesis 17:1-3

Now when Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to Abram and said to him, "I am God Almighty; Walk before Me, and be blameless.

Exodus 4:1

Then Moses said, "What if they will not believe me or listen to what I say? For they may say, 'The LORD has not appeared to you.'"

2 Chronicles 1:7

In that night God appeared to Solomon and said to him, "Ask what I shall give you."

Acts 7:2

And he said, "Hear me, brethren and fathers! The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran,

Genesis 17:22

When He finished talking with him, God went up from Abraham.



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