Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Abraham approached and asked, "Will you actually destroy the righteous along with the wicked?

New American Standard Bible

Abraham came near and said, "Will You indeed sweep away the righteous with the wicked?

King James Version

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?

Holman Bible

Abraham stepped forward and said, “Will You really sweep away the righteous with the wicked?

A Conservative Version

And Abraham drew near, and said, Will thou consume righteous men with wicked men?

American Standard Version

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou consume the righteous with the wicked?

Amplified

And Abraham came close and said, Will You destroy the righteous (those upright and in right standing with God) together with the wicked?

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham came near, and said, Will you let destruction come on the upright with the sinners?

Darby Translation

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also cause the righteous to perish with the wicked?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abraham drew near and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will draw near, and will say, Wilt thou also destroy the just with the wicked

King James 2000

And Abraham drew near, and said, will you also destroy the righteous with the wicked?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham drew near [to Yahweh] and said, "Will you also sweep away the righteous with the wicked?

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham drew near and said, Will You also destroy the righteous with the wicked?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and drew near and said, "Wilt thou destroy the righteous with the wicked?

NET Bible

Abraham approached and said, "Will you sweep away the godly along with the wicked?

New Heart English Bible

Abraham drew near, and said, "Will you consume the righteous with the wicked?

The Emphasized Bible

So then Abraham drew near and said, Wilt thou really sweep away, the righteous with the lawless?

Webster

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?

World English Bible

Abraham drew near, and said, "Will you consume the righteous with the wicked?

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham draweth nigh and saith, 'Dost Thou also consume righteous with wicked?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
H85
אברהם 
'Abraham 
Usage: 175

נגשׁ 
Nagash 
Usage: 125

and said

Usage: 0

ספה 
Caphah 
Usage: 20

the righteous
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

with
עם 
`im 
with, unto, by, as long, neither, from between, from among
Usage: 1061

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Abraham Intercedes For Sodom

22 Then two of the men turned away from there and walked toward Sodom, while Abraham remained standing in the presence of the LORD. 23 Abraham approached and asked, "Will you actually destroy the righteous along with the wicked? 24 Perhaps there are 50 righteous ones within the city. Will you actually destroy it and not forgive the place for the sake of the 50 righteous that are found there?



Cross References

Numbers 16:22

Then they fell on their faces and said, "God, the God of the spirits of all flesh, will you be angry at the entire congregation on account of one man's sin?"

2 Samuel 24:17

When David saw the angel who had been attacking the people, he told the LORD, "Look, I'm the one who has sinned! I did the evil. These are only sheep! What did they do? Please, let your hand fall on me and on my household!"

Genesis 20:4

Now Abimelech had not yet come near her, so he asked, "LORD, will you destroy an innocent nation?

Psalm 11:4-7

The LORD is in his holy Temple; the LORD's throne is in the heavens. His eyes see, his glance examines humanity.

Genesis 18:25

Far be it from you to do such a thing to kill the righteous along with the wicked, so that the righteous and the wicked are treated alike! The Judge of all the earth will do what is right, won't he?"

Job 8:3

Does God pervert justice? Does the Almighty pervert what's right?

Job 34:17

Can one who hates justice really govern? And if God is righteous and mighty, can you condemn him?

Psalm 73:28

As for me, how good for me it is that God is near! I have made the Lord GOD my refuge so I can tell about all your deeds. An instruction of Asaph

Jeremiah 30:21

Their leader will be one of their own, and their ruler will come from among them. I'll bring him near, and he will approach me, for who would otherwise dare to approach me?' declares the LORD.

Romans 3:5-6

But if our unrighteousness serves to confirm God's righteousness, what can we say? God is not unrighteous when he vents his wrath on us, is he? (I am talking in human terms.)

Hebrews 10:22

let us continue to come near with sincere hearts in the full assurance that faith provides, because our hearts have been sprinkled clean from a guilty conscience, and our bodies have been washed with pure water.

James 5:17

Elijah was a person just like us, and he prayed earnestly for it not to rain, and rain never came to the land for three years and six months.

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