Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

The LORD said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake."

New American Standard Bible

So the Lord said, “If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare the whole place on their account.”

King James Version

And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.

Holman Bible

The Lord said, “If I find 50 righteous people in the city of Sodom, I will spare the whole place for their sake.”

International Standard Version

The LORD said, "If I find 50 righteous people within Sodom, I'll forgive the whole place for their sake."

A Conservative Version

And LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous men within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake.

American Standard Version

And Jehovah said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake.

Amplified

So the Lord said, “If I find within the city of Sodom fifty righteous [people], then I will spare the entire place for their sake.”

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord said, If there are fifty upright men in the town, I will have mercy on it because of them.

Darby Translation

And Jehovah said, If I find at Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will forgive all the place for their sakes.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will say, If I shall find in Sodom fifty just, in the midst of the city, I forgive all the place for their sakes.

King James 2000

And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Yahweh said, "If I find fifty righteous in Sodom, in the midst of the city, then I will forgive the whole place for their sake."

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the LORD said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, I will spare all the place for their sakes."

NET Bible

So the Lord replied, "If I find in the city of Sodom fifty godly people, I will spare the whole place for their sake."

The Emphasized Bible

And Yahweh said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous in the midst of the city, then will I spare all the place for their sake.

Webster

And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes.

World English Bible

Yahweh said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah saith, 'If I find in Sodom fifty righteous in the midst of the city, then have I borne with all the place for their sake.'

Interlinear

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

Usage: 0

If I find
מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

in Sodom
סדם 
C@dom 
Usage: 39

חמשּׁים 
Chamishshiym 
Usage: 163

צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

תּוך 
Tavek 
Usage: 419

the city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

then I will spare
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

all the place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Abraham Intercedes For Sodom

25 Be it far from you to do things like that, to kill the righteous with the wicked, so that the righteous should be like the wicked. May that be far from you. Shouldn't the Judge of all the earth do right?" 26 The LORD said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake." 27 Abraham answered, "See now, I have taken it on myself to speak to the Lord, who am but dust and ashes.



Cross References

Jeremiah 5:1

"Run back and forth through the streets of Jerusalem, and see now, and know, and seek in the broad places of it, if you can find a man, if there are any who does justly, who seeks truth; and I will pardon her.

Isaiah 65:8

Thus says the LORD, "As the new wine is found in the cluster, and one says, 'Do not destroy it, for a blessing is in it:' so will I do for my servants' sake, that I may not destroy them all.

Ezekiel 22:30

"I sought for a man among them, who should build up the wall, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found none.

Isaiah 6:13

If there is a tenth left in it, that also will in turn be consumed: as a terebinth, and as an oak, whose stock remains when they are felled; so the holy seed is its stock."

Isaiah 10:22

For though your people, Israel, are like the sand of the sea, only a remnant of them will return. A destruction is determined, overflowing with righteousness.

Isaiah 19:24

In that day, Israel will be the third with Egypt and with Assyria, a blessing in the midst of the earth;

Matthew 24:22

Unless those days had been shortened, no flesh would have been saved. But for the sake of the chosen ones, those days will be shortened.

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