Genesis 24:54
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Then he and the men who were with him ate and drank and spent the night there. When they got up the next morning, he said, "Send me on my way to my master."

King James Bible
And they did eat and drink, he and the men that were with him, and tarried all night; and they rose up in the morning, and he said, Send me away unto my master.

Darby Bible Translation
And they ate and drank, he and the men that were with him, and lodged. And they rose up in the morning; and he said, Send me away to my master.

World English Bible
They ate and drank, he and the men who were with him, and stayed all night. They rose up in the morning, and he said, "Send me away to my master."

Young's Literal Translation
And they eat and drink, he and the men who are with him, and lodge all night; and they rise in the morning, and he saith, 'Send me to my lord;'

Genesis 24:54 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

And they did eat and drink - When Eliezer had got a favorable answer, then he and his servants sat down to meat; this he had refused to do till he had told his message, Genesis 24:33.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Send me.

Genesis 24:56,59 And he said to them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD has prospered my way; send me away that I may go to my master...

Genesis 28:5,6 And Isaac sent away Jacob: and he went to Padanaram to Laban, son of Bethuel the Syrian, the brother of Rebekah...

Genesis 45:24 So he sent his brothers away, and they departed: and he said to them, See that you fall not out by the way.

2 Samuel 18:19,27,28 Then said Ahimaaz the son of Zadok, Let me now run, and bear the king tidings, how that the LORD has avenged him of his enemies...

Proverbs 22:29 See you a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.

Ecclesiastes 7:10 Say not you, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for you do not inquire wisely concerning this.

Luke 8:38,39 Now the man out of whom the devils were departed sought him that he might be with him: but Jesus sent him away, saying...

Library
Guidance in the Way
'I being in the way, the Lord led me.'--GENESIS xxiv. 27. So said Abraham's anonymous servant when telling how he had found Rebekah at the well, and known her to be the destined bride of his master's servant. There is no more beautiful page, even amongst the many lovely ones in these ancient stories, than this domestic idyll of the mission of the faithful servant from far Canaan across the desert. The homely test by which he would determine that the maiden should be pointed out to him, the glimpse
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Jesus Sets Out from Judæa for Galilee.
Subdivision B. At Jacob's Well, and at Sychar. ^D John IV. 5-42. ^d 5 So he cometh to a city of Samaria, called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph. 6 and Jacob's well was there. [Commentators long made the mistake of supposing that Shechem, now called Nablous, was the town here called Sychar. Sheckem lies a mile and a half west of Jacob's well, while the real Sychar, now called 'Askar, lies scarcely half a mile north of the well. It was a small town, loosely called
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

Cross References
Genesis 24:56
But he said to them, "Do not detain me, now that the LORD has granted success to my journey. Send me on my way so I may go to my master."

Genesis 24:59
So they sent their sister Rebekah on her way, along with her nurse and Abraham's servant and his men.

Genesis 30:25
After Rachel gave birth to Joseph, Jacob said to Laban, "Send me on my way so I can go back to my own homeland.

Jump to Previous
Ate Drank Drink Eat Food Lodged Master Morning Night Rest Rise Rose Spent Tarried Way
Jump to Next
Ate Drank Drink Eat Food Lodged Master Morning Night Rest Rise Rose Spent Tarried Way
Links
Genesis 24:54 NIV
Genesis 24:54 NLT
Genesis 24:54 ESV
Genesis 24:54 NASB
Genesis 24:54 KJV

Genesis 24:54 Bible Apps
Genesis 24:54 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 24:54 Chinese Bible
Genesis 24:54 French Bible
Genesis 24:54 German Bible

Genesis 24:54 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Genesis 24:53
Top of Page
Top of Page