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The LORD appeared to Isaac and said, "Do not go down to Egypt; live in the land where I tell you to live.
King James Bible
And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of:
American Standard Version
And Jehovah appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt. Dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah appeareth unto him, and saith, 'Go not down towards Egypt, tabernacle in the land concerning which I speak unto thee,
Genesis 26:2 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Go not down into Egypt - As Abraham had taken refuge in that country, it is probable that Isaac was preparing to go thither also; and God, foreseeing that he would there meet with trials, etc., which might prove fatal to his peace or to his piety, warns him not to fulfill his intention.
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Genesis 12:7 And the LORD appeared to Abram, and said, To your seed will I give this land: and there built he an altar to the LORD...
Genesis 17:1 And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to Abram, and said to him, I am the Almighty God; walk before me...
Genesis 18:1,10-20 And the LORD appeared to him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day...
Genesis 12:1 Now the LORD had said to Abram, Get you out of your country, and from your kindred, and from your father's house...
Psalm 37:3 Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shall you dwell in the land, and truly you shall be fed.
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Genesis 12:1 The LORD had said to Abram, "Go from your country, your people and your father's household to the land I will show you.
Genesis 12:7 The LORD appeared to Abram and said, "To your offspring I will give this land." So he built an altar there to the LORD, who had appeared to him.
Genesis 17:1 When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to him and said, "I am God Almighty; walk before me faithfully and be blameless.
Genesis 17:19 Then God said, "Yes, but your wife Sarah will bear you a son, and you will call him Isaac. I will establish my covenant with him as an everlasting covenant for his descendants after him.
Genesis 18:1 The LORD appeared to Abraham near the great trees of Mamre while he was sitting at the entrance to his tent in the heat of the day.
Genesis 26:24 That night the LORD appeared to him and said, "I am the God of your father Abraham. Do not be afraid, for I am with you; I will bless you and will increase the number of your descendants for the sake of my servant Abraham."
Exodus 2:24 God heard their groaning and he remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac and with Jacob.