Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Then the Lord said, “The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is immense, and their sin is extremely serious.

New American Standard Bible

And the LORD said, "The outcry of Sodom and Gomorrah is indeed great, and their sin is exceedingly grave.

King James Version

And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

International Standard Version

The LORD also said, "How great is the disapproval of Sodom and Gomorrah! Their sin is so very serious!

A Conservative Version

And LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,

American Standard Version

And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

Amplified

And the Lord said, Because the shriek [of the sins] of Sodom and Gomorrah is great and their sin is exceedingly grievous,

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord said, Because the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is very great, and their sin is very evil,

Darby Translation

And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great and their sin is very grievous,

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will say, The cry of Sodom and Gomorrah became great, and because their sin was exceedingly heavy,

King James 2000

And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grave;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Yahweh said, "Because the outcry of Sodom and Gomorrah [is] great and because their sin [is] very {serious},

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the LORD said, "The cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and their sin is exceeding grievous.

NET Bible

So the Lord said, "The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so blatant

New Heart English Bible

The LORD said, "Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,

The Emphasized Bible

So Yahweh said, The outcry of Sodom and Gomorrah, because it hath become great, - And their sin, because it hath become exceeding grievous,

Webster

And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

World English Bible

Yahweh said, "Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah saith, 'The cry of Sodom and Gomorrah -- because great; and their sin -- because exceeding grievous:

Interlinear

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

Usage: 0

Because the cry
זעקה זעק 
Za`aq 
Usage: 18

of Sodom
סדם 
C@dom 
Usage: 39

and Gomorrah
עמרה 
`Amorah 
Usage: 19

is great
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

חטּאת חטּאה 
Chatta'ah 
Usage: 294

References

Context Readings

Abraham's Bargain With God

19 For I have chosen him so that he will command his children and his house after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just. This is how the Lord will fulfill to Abraham what He promised him.” 20 Then the Lord said, “The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is immense, and their sin is extremely serious. 21 I will go down to see if what they have done justifies the cry that has come up to Me. If not, I will find out.”



Cross References

Genesis 19:13

for we are about to destroy this place because the outcry against its people is so great before the Lord, that the Lord has sent us to destroy it.”

Genesis 4:10

Then He said, “What have you done? Your brother’s blood cries out to Me from the ground!

Isaiah 3:9

The look on their faces testifies against them,
and like Sodom, they flaunt their sin.
They do not conceal it.
Woe to them,
for they have brought evil on themselves.

James 5:4

Look! The pay that you withheld from the workers who reaped your fields cries out, and the outcry of the harvesters has reached the ears of the Lord of Hosts.

Genesis 13:13

Now the men of Sodom were evil, sinning greatly against the Lord.

Isaiah 5:7

For the vineyard of the Lord of Hosts
is the house of Israel,
and the men of Judah,
the plant He delighted in.
He looked for justice
but saw injustice,
for righteousness,
but heard cries of wretchedness.

Jeremiah 14:7

Though our guilt testifies against us,
Yahweh, act for Your name’s sake.
Indeed, our rebellions are many;
we have sinned against You.

Ezekiel 16:49-50

Now this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had pride, plenty of food, and comfortable security, but didn’t support the poor and needy.

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