Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Now therefore, my son, obey my voice, and arise, flee to Haran, to my brother Laban!

King James Version

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice; and arise, flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran;

Holman Bible

So now, my son, listen to me. Flee at once to my brother Laban in Haran,

International Standard Version

Son, you'd better do what I say! Get up, run off to my brother Laban in Haran,

A Conservative Version

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice, and arise, flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran.

American Standard Version

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice. And arise, flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran.

Amplified

So now, my son, do what I tell you; arise, flee to my brother Laban in Haran;

Bible in Basic English

So now, my son, do what I say: go quickly to Haran, to my brother Laban;

Darby Translation

And now, my son, hearken to my voice, and arise, flee to Laban my brother, to Haran;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now therefore, my son, hear my voice and arise; flee unto Laban, my brother, to Haran

Julia Smith Translation

And now my son, hear to my voice: and arising escape for thyself to Laban my brother, to Haran.

King James 2000

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice; and arise, flee to Laban my brother to Haran;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now then, my son, listen to my voice; arise and flee to Haran to Laban my brother.

Modern King James verseion

And now, my son, obey my voice and arise. Flee for yourself to my brother Laban, to Haran,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now therefore my son hear my voice, make thee ready, and flee to Laban my brother at Haran:

NET Bible

Now then, my son, do what I say. Run away immediately to my brother Laban in Haran.

New Heart English Bible

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice. Arise, flee to Laban, my brother, in Haran.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, therefore, my son, hearken to my voice, - and rise flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran;

Webster

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice: and arise, flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran;

World English Bible

Now therefore, my son, obey my voice. Arise, flee to Laban, my brother, in Haran.

Youngs Literal Translation

and now, my son, hearken to my voice, and rise, flee for thyself unto Laban my brother, to Haran,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
my voice
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

and arise
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

בּרח 
Barach 
Usage: 64

thou to Laban
לבן 
Laban 
Usage: 55

אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

References

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Context Readings

Esau Begs For Isaac's Blessing

42 Now when the words of her elder son Esau were reported to Rebekah, she sent and called her younger son Jacob, and said to him, "Behold your brother Esau is consoling himself concerning you by planning to kill you. 43 "Now therefore, my son, obey my voice, and arise, flee to Haran, to my brother Laban! 44 "Stay with him a few days, until your brother's fury subsides,



Cross References

Genesis 11:31

Terah took Abram his son, and Lot the son of Haran, his grandson, and Sarai his daughter-in-law, his son Abram's wife; and they went out together from Ur of the Chaldeans in order to enter the land of Canaan; and they went as far as Haran, and settled there.

Genesis 27:8

"Now therefore, my son, listen to me as I command you.

Genesis 27:13

But his mother said to him, "Your curse be on me, my son; only obey my voice, and go, get them for me."

Genesis 12:4-5

So Abram went forth as the LORD had spoken to him; and Lot went with him. Now Abram was seventy-five years old when he departed from Haran.

Genesis 24:29

Now Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban; and Laban ran outside to the man at the spring.

Genesis 28:7

and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Paddan-aram.

Genesis 28:10

Then Jacob departed from Beersheba and went toward Haran.

Proverbs 30:17

The eye that mocks a father And scorns a mother, The ravens of the valley will pick it out, And the young eagles will eat it.

Jeremiah 35:14

"The words of Jonadab the son of Rechab, which he commanded his sons not to drink wine, are observed So they do not drink wine to this day, for they have obeyed their father's command But I have spoken to you again and again; yet you have not listened to Me.

Acts 5:29

But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.

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