Numbers Of Righteous People

Most Relevant Verses

Genesis 18:24

What if there are 50 righteous people in the city? Will You really sweep it away instead of sparing the place for the sake of the 50 righteous people who are in it?

Genesis 18:26

The Lord said, “If I find 50 righteous people in the city of Sodom, I will spare the whole place for their sake.”

Genesis 18:28

suppose the 50 righteous lack five. Will you destroy the whole city for lack of five?”He replied, “I will not destroy it if I find 45 there.”

Genesis 18:29

Then he spoke to Him again, “Suppose 40 are found there?”He answered, “I will not do it on account of 40.”

Genesis 18:30

Then he said, “Let the Lord not be angry, and I will speak further. Suppose 30 are found there?”He answered, “I will not do it if I find 30 there.”

Genesis 18:31

Then he said, “Since I have ventured to speak to the Lord, suppose 20 are found there?”He replied, “I will not destroy it on account of 20.”

Genesis 18:32

Then he said, “Let the Lord not be angry, and I will speak one more time. Suppose 10 are found there?”He answered, “I will not destroy it on account of 10.”

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