Parallel Verses

Amplified

After these events, God tested and proved Abraham and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Here I am.

New American Standard Bible

Now it came about after these things, that God tested Abraham, and said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am."

King James Version

And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here I am.

Holman Bible

After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, “Abraham!”“Here I am,” he answered.

International Standard Version

Sometime later, God tested Abraham. He called out to him, "Abraham!" "Here I am!" he answered.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass after these things, that God proved Abraham, and said to him, Abraham. And he said, Here I am.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass after these things, that God did prove Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham. And he said, Here am I.

Bible in Basic English

Now after these things, God put Abraham to the test, and said to him, Abraham; and he said, Here am I.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass after these things, that God tried Abraham, and said to him, Abraham! and he said, Here am I.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass after these things that God proved Abraham and said unto him, Abraham; and he said, Behold, here I am.

Julia Smith Translation

And it shall be after these words, and God tried Abraham, and he will say to him, Abraham: and he will say, Behold, here I.

King James 2000

And it came to pass after these things, that God did test Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here am I.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it happened [that] after these things, God tested Abraham. And he said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I [am]."

Modern King James verseion

And it happened after these things that God tested Abraham, and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Behold me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After these deeds, God did prove Abraham and said unto him, "Abraham." And he answered, "Here am I."

NET Bible

Some time after these things God tested Abraham. He said to him, "Abraham!" "Here I am!" Abraham replied.

New Heart English Bible

It happened after these things, that God tested Abraham, and said to him, "Abraham." He said, "Here I am."

The Emphasized Bible

And it cared to pass after these things, that God, did prove Abraham, - and he said unto him, Abraham! And he said Behold me!

Webster

And it came to pass after these things, that God tempted Abraham, and said to him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here I am.

World English Bible

It happened after these things, that God tested Abraham, and said to him, "Abraham!" He said, "Here I am."

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass after these things that God hath tried Abraham, and saith unto him, 'Abraham;' and he saith, 'Here am I.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass after
אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

H85
אברהם 
'Abraham 
Usage: 175

and said

Usage: 0

H85
אברהם 
'Abraham 
Usage: 175

and he said

Usage: 0

Images Genesis 22:1

Prayers for Genesis 22:1

Context Readings

God Tests Abraham

1 After these events, God tested and proved Abraham and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Here I am. 2 [God] said, Take now your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the region of Moriah; and offer him there as a burnt offering upon one of the mountains of which I will tell you.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:2

And you shall [earnestly] remember all the way which the Lord your God led you these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you and to prove you, to know what was in your [mind and] heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

Hebrews 11:17

By faith Abraham, when he was put to the test [while the testing of his faith was still in progress], had already brought Isaac for an offering; he who had gladly received and welcomed [God's] promises was ready to sacrifice his only son,

Genesis 22:11

But the Angel of the Lord called to him from heaven and said, Abraham, Abraham! He answered, Here I am.

Isaiah 6:8

Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send? And who will go for Us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.

1 Corinthians 10:13

For no temptation (no trial regarded as enticing to sin), [no matter how it comes or where it leads] has overtaken you and laid hold on you that is not common to man [that is, no temptation or trial has come to you that is beyond human resistance and that is not adjusted and adapted and belonging to human experience, and such as man can bear]. But God is faithful [to His Word and to His compassionate nature], and He [can be trusted] not to let you be tempted and tried and assayed beyond your ability and strength of resistance and power to endure, but with the temptation He will [always] also provide the way out (the means of escape to a landing place), that you may be capable and strong and powerful to bear up under it patiently.

James 1:12-14

Blessed (happy, to be envied) is the man who is patient under trial and stands up under temptation, for when he has stood the test and been approved, he will receive [the victor's] crown of life which God has promised to those who love Him.

James 2:21

Was not our forefather Abraham [shown to be] justified (made acceptable to God) by [his] works when he brought to the altar as an offering his [own] son Isaac?

1 Peter 1:7

So that [the genuineness] of your faith may be tested, [your faith] which is infinitely more precious than the perishable gold which is tested and purified by fire. [This proving of your faith is intended] to redound to [your] praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) is revealed.

Genesis 22:7

And Isaac said to Abraham, My father! And he said, Here I am, my son. [Isaac] said, See, here are the fire and the wood, but where is the lamb for the burnt sacrifice?

Exodus 3:4

And when the Lord saw that he turned aside to see, God called to him out of the midst of the bush and said, Moses, Moses! And he said, Here am I.

Exodus 15:25-26

And he cried to the Lord, and the Lord showed him a tree which he cast into the waters, and the waters were made sweet. There [the Lord] made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there He proved them,

Exodus 16:4

Then the Lord said to Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from the heavens for you; and the people shall go out and gather a day's portion every day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in My law or not.

Deuteronomy 8:16

Who fed you in the wilderness with manna, which your fathers did not know, that He might humble you and test you, to do you good in the end.

Deuteronomy 13:3

You shall not listen to the words of that prophet or to that dreamer of dreams. For the Lord your God is testing you to know whether you love the Lord your God with all your [mind and] heart and with your entire being.

Judges 2:22

That through them I may prove Israel, whether they will keep the way of the Lord to walk in it, as their fathers kept it, or not.

2 Samuel 24:1

Again the anger of the Lord was kindled against Israel, and He moved David against them, saying, Go, number Israel and Judah.

2 Chronicles 32:31

And so in the matter of the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon who were sent to him to inquire about the wonder that was done in the land, God left him to himself to try him, that He might know all that was in his heart.

Proverbs 17:3

The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, but the Lord tries the hearts.

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