Genesis 6:12



Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth.

New American Standard Bible

God looked on the earth, and behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth.

King James Version

And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

International Standard Version

God looked at the earth, observing how corrupt its population had become, because the entire human race had corrupted itself.

A Conservative Version

And God saw the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth.

American Standard Version

And God saw the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth.

Amplified

And God looked upon the world and saw how degenerate, debased, and vicious it was, for all humanity had corrupted their way upon the earth and lost their true direction.

Bible in Basic English

And God, looking on the earth, saw that it was evil: for the way of all flesh had become evil on the earth.

Darby Translation

And God looked upon the earth, and behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted its way on the earth.

Holman Bible

God saw how corrupt the earth was, for all flesh had corrupted its way on the earth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted its way upon the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

And God shall see the earth, and lo, it was corrupted, for all flesh corrupted its way upon the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God saw the earth, and behold, it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted its way upon the earth.

Modern King James verseion

And God looked upon the earth. And, behold, it was corrupted! For all flesh had corrupted its way upon the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God looked upon the earth, and lo it was corrupt: for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

NET Bible

God saw the earth, and indeed it was ruined, for all living creatures on the earth were sinful.

New Heart English Bible

God saw the earth, and saw that it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth.

New simplified Bible

God saw how corrupt the earth had become. All the people on earth had corrupted their ways.

The Emphasized Bible

And God beheld the earth, and lo! it had corrupted itself, - surely all flesh had corrupted its way, on the earth.

Webster

And God looked upon the earth, and behold, it was corrupt: for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

World English Bible

God saw the earth, and saw that it was corrupt, for all flesh had corrupted their way on the earth.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God seeth the earth, and lo, it hath been corrupted, for all flesh hath corrupted its way on the earth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

upon the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and, behold, it was corrupt
שׁחת 
Shachath 
Usage: 146

בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

שׁחת 
Shachath 
Usage: 146

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

References

American

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

God Warns Noah

11 The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence. 12 And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth. 13 And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.



Cross References

Job 22:15-17

Have you marked the old way which wicked men have trodden?

Job 33:27

He looks upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;

Psalm 53:2-3

God looked down from heaven upon the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, that did seek God.

Genesis 6:4-5

There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bore children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

Genesis 6:8

But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.

Genesis 7:1

And the LORD said unto Noah, Come you and all your house into the ark; for you have I seen righteous before me in this generation.

Genesis 7:21

And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth, and every man:

Genesis 9:12

And God said, This is the token of the covenant which I make between me and you and every living creature that is with you, for perpetual generations:

Genesis 9:16-17

And the bow shall be in the cloud; and I will look upon it, that I may remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.

Genesis 18:21

I will go down now, and see whether they have done altogether according to the outcry, which has come unto me; and if not, I will know.

Psalm 14:1-3

[To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David.] The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that does good.

Psalm 33:13-14

The LORD looks from heaven; he beholds all the sons of men.

Proverbs 15:3

The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.

Luke 3:6

And all flesh shall see the salvation of God.

1 Peter 3:19-20

By whom also he went and preached unto the spirits in prison;

2 Peter 2:5

And spared not the ancient world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly;



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