Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"All right," the angel replied to Lot, "I'll agree with your request! I won't overthrow the town that you mentioned.

New American Standard Bible

He said to him, "Behold, I grant you this request also, not to overthrow the town of which you have spoken.

King James Version

And he said unto him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow this city, for the which thou hast spoken.

Holman Bible

And he said to him, “All right, I’ll grant your request about this matter too and will not demolish the town you mentioned.

A Conservative Version

And he said to him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow the city of which thou have spoken.

American Standard Version

And he said unto him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow the city of which thou hast spoken.

Amplified

And [the angel] said to him, See, I have yielded to your entreaty concerning this thing also; I will not destroy this city of which you have spoken.

Bible in Basic English

And he said, See, I have given you your request in this one thing more: I will not send destruction on this town.

Darby Translation

And he said to him, Behold, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow the city of which thou hast spoken.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also that I will not overthrow the city for which thou hast spoken.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to him, Behold, I lifted up thy face also for thy word, not to overthrow this city for which thou spakest

King James 2000

And he said unto him, See, I have accepted you concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow this city, for which you have spoken.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to him, "Behold, {I will grant this favor as well}; that I will not overthrow the city of which you have spoken.

Modern King James verseion

And He said to him, See, I have accepted you concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow this city for which you have spoken.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said to him, "See, I have received thy request as concerning this thing, that I will not overthrow this city for the which thou hast spoken.

NET Bible

"Very well," he replied, "I will grant this request too and will not overthrow the town you mentioned.

New Heart English Bible

He said to him, "Behold, I have granted your request concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow the city of which you have spoken.

The Emphasized Bible

And he said unto him, Behold! I have lifted up thy countenance, even as to this thing, - so that I will not overthrow the city, of which thou hast spoken.

Webster

And he said to him, See, I have accepted thee concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow this city, for which thou hast spoken.

World English Bible

He said to him, "Behold, I have granted your request concerning this thing also, that I will not overthrow the city of which you have spoken.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith unto him, 'Lo, I have accepted thy face also for this thing, without overthrowing the city for which thou hast spoken;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הנּה 
Hinneh 
Behold, see, lo, here...I, and lo
Usage: 1060

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

also, that I will not overthrow
הפך 
Haphak 
Usage: 94

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

References

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Easton

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Lot Leaves Sodom, And The Cities Are Destroyed

20 Look, there is a town nearby where I can flee, and it's a small one. Let me escape there! It's a small one, isn't it? That way I'll stay alive!" 21 "All right," the angel replied to Lot, "I'll agree with your request! I won't overthrow the town that you mentioned. 22 Hurry up and flee there, because I cannot do anything until you get to that town." Therefore the name of the town was called Zoar.



Cross References

Genesis 4:7

If you do what is appropriate, you'll be accepted, won't you? But if you don't do what is appropriate, sin is crouching near your doorway, turning toward you. Now as for you, will you take dominion over it?"

Genesis 12:2

I'll make a great nation of your descendants, I'll bless you, and I'll make your reputation great, so that you will be a blessing.

Genesis 18:24

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?

Job 42:8-9

So take seven bulls and seven rams and bring them to my servant Job. And bring a whole burnt offering for yourselves and my servant Job will pray for you. I'll encourage him by not responding as your disgraceful folly deserves, since you didn't speak about me correctly as did my servant Job."

Psalm 34:15

The LORD looks on the righteous, and he listens to their cries.

Psalm 102:17

He will turn to the prayer of the destitute, not despising their prayer.

Psalm 145:19

He fulfills the desire of those who fear him, hearing their cry and saving them.

Jeremiah 14:10

This is what the LORD says to these people: "Yes, they do love to wander, and they haven't restrained their feet. So the LORD won't accept them now. He will remember their iniquity and punish their sin."

Matthew 12:20

He will not snap off a broken reed or snuff out a smoldering wick until he has brought justice through to victory.

Luke 11:8

I tell you, even though that man doesn't want to get up and give him anything because he is his friend, he will get up and give him whatever he needs because of his persistence.

Hebrews 2:17

thereby becoming like his brothers in every way, so that he could be a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God and could atone for the people's sins.

Hebrews 4:15-16

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses. Instead, we have one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet he never sinned.

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