Genesis 27:20

“And Isaac said unto his son, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because the LORD thy God brought it to me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Isaac said vnto his sonne, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my sonne? And he said, Because the LORD thy God brought it to me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Isaac said to his son, "How is it that you have {it} so quickly, my son? And he said, "Because the LORD your God caused {it} to happen to me.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Isaac said unto his son, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because Jehovah thy God sent me good speed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Isaac said, How is it that you have got it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because the Lord your God made it come my way.
- Basic English Bible

And Isaac said to his son, How is it that thou hast found [it] so quickly, my son? And he said, Because Jehovah thy God put [it] in my way.
- Darby Bible

And Isaac said to his son, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because the LORD thy God brought it to me.
- Webster's Bible

Isaac said to his son, "How is it that you have found it so quickly, my son?" He said, "Because Yahweh your God gave me success."
- World English Bible

And Isaac saith unto his son, `What [is] this thou hast hasted to find, my son?' and he saith, `That which Jehovah thy God hath caused to come before me.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Isaac said unto his son: 'How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son?' And he said: 'Because the LORD thy God sent me good speed.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 27:20


27:20 The Lord thy God brought it to me - Is this Jacob? It is certainly written not for our imitation, but our admonition, Let him that, standeth, take heed lest he fall. Now let us see how Isaac gave Jacob his blessing.


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