Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

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

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.

Amplified

Now after these things, God tested [the faith and commitment of] Abraham and said to him, “Abraham!” And he answered, “Here I am.”

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.

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 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 And it happened after these things that God tested Abraham, and said to him, Abraham! And he said, Behold me. 2 And He said, Take now your son, your only one, Isaac, whom you love. And go into the land of Moriah, and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will name to you.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:2

And you shall remember all the way which Jehovah your God led you these forty years in the wilderness in order to humble you, to prove you, to know what is in your heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.

Hebrews 11:17

By faith Abraham, being tested, offered up Isaac. And he who had received the promises offered up his only-begotten son,

Genesis 22:11

And the Angel of Jehovah called to him from the heavens and said, Abraham! Abraham! And he said, Here am I.

Isaiah 6:8

And I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then I said, Here am I; send me!

1 Corinthians 10:13

No temptation has taken you but what is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted above what you are able, but with the temptation also will make a way to escape, so that you may be able to bear it.

James 1:12-14

Blessed is the man who endures temptation, because having been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.

James 2:21

Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar?

1 Peter 1:7

so that the trial of your faith (being much more precious than that of gold that perishes, but being proven through fire) might be found to praise and honor and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ,

Genesis 22:7

And Isaac spoke to Abraham his father and said, My father. And he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood. But where is the lamb for a burnt offering?

Exodus 3:4

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

Exodus 15:25-26

And he cried to Jehovah. And Jehovah showed him a tree. And when he had cast it into the waters, the waters were made sweet. There He made a decree and a law for them, and there He tested them.

Exodus 16:4

Then Jehovah said to Moses, Behold, I will rain bread from the heavens for you. And the people shall go out and gather a certain amount every day, that I may test 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, so that He might humble you and so that He might prove you, to do you good in your latter end,

Deuteronomy 13:3

you shall not listen to the words of that prophet or that dreamer of dreams. For Jehovah your God is testing you to know whether you love Jehovah your God with all your heart and with all your soul.

Judges 2:22

so that by them I may test Israel, whether they are keeping the way of Jehovah, to go in it, as their fathers kept it, or not.

2 Samuel 24:1

And again the anger of Jehovah was kindled against Israel, and He moved David against them to say, Go count Israel and Judah.

2 Chronicles 32:31

But, in regard to the ambassadors of the rulers of Babylon who sent to him to ask about the wonder that was done in the land, God left him in order to try him, to know all that was in his heart.

Proverbs 17:3

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

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