Genesis 37:24

“And they took him, and cast him into a pit: and the pit was empty, there was no water in it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And they tooke him and cast him into a pit: and the pit was emptie, there was no water in it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and they took him and threw him into the pit. Now the pit was empty, without any water in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and they took him, and cast him into the pit: and the pit was empty, there was no water in it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they took him and put him in the hole: now the hole had no water in it.
- Basic English Bible

and they took him and cast him into the pit; now the pit was empty -- there was no water in it.
- Darby Bible

And they took him, and cast him into a pit: and the pit was empty; there was no water in it.
- Webster's Bible

and they took him, and threw him into the pit. The pit was empty. There was no water in it.
- World English Bible

and take him and cast him into the pit, and the pit [is] empty, there is no water in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and they took him, and cast him into the pit--and the pit was empty, there was no water in it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 37:24


37:24 They call him into a pit - To perish there with hunger and cold; so cruel were their tender mercies.


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