Genesis 18:23

“And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Abraham drew neere, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Abraham came near and said, "Will You indeed sweep away the righteous with the wicked?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou consume the righteous with the wicked?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Abraham came near, and said, Will you let destruction come on the upright with the sinners?
- Basic English Bible

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also cause the righteous to perish with the wicked?
- Darby Bible

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?
- Webster's Bible

Abraham drew near, and said, "Will you consume the righteous with the wicked?
- World English Bible

And Abraham draweth nigh and saith, `Dost Thou also consume righteous with wicked?
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Abraham drew near, and said: 'Wilt Thou indeed sweep away the righteous with the wicked?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 18:23


18:23 Abraham drew near - This expression intimates, A holy concern. A holy confidence; he drew near with an assurance of faith, drew near as a prince, #Job 31:37|.


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