New Living Translation
Some vultures swooped down to eat the carcasses, but Abram chased them away.
King James Bible
And when the fowls came down upon the carcases, Abram drove them away.
Darby Bible Translation
And the birds of prey came down on the carcases; and Abram scared them away.
World English Bible
The birds of prey came down on the carcasses, and Abram drove them away.
Young's Literal Translation
and the ravenous birds come down upon the carcases, and Abram causeth them to turn back.
Genesis 15:11 Parallel
CommentaryGenesis 15:11 Parallel Commentaries
19th Sunday after Trinity. S. Matt. ix. 4. "Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?" INTRODUCTION.--Thoughts are only thoughts! who is to beheld accountable for them? They are clouds blown about by fancy, taking various shapes. God is not so hard as to judge us for our thoughts; He will try us by what we have done, not by what we have dreamed. No garden is without weeds; there are tares in every cornfield. Who speak thus? Is it those who are conscientious and scrupulous to drive away evil thoughts? …
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent
The Purification of the virgin and the Presentation in the Temple
Covenanting Performed in Former Ages with Approbation from Above.
Letter xxxv. From Pope Damasus.
So Abram presented all these to him and killed them. Then he cut each animal down the middle and laid the halves side by side; he did not, however, cut the birds in half.
As the sun was going down, Abram fell into a deep sleep, and a terrifying darkness came down over him.
Jump to PreviousAbram Birds Bodies Carcases Carcasses Causeth Drove Evil Fowls Prey Ravenous Scared Turn
Jump to NextAbram Birds Bodies Carcases Carcasses Causeth Drove Evil Fowls Prey Ravenous Scared Turn
LinksGenesis 15:11 NIV
Genesis 15:11 NLT
Genesis 15:11 ESV
Genesis 15:11 NASB
Genesis 15:11 KJV
Genesis 15:11 Bible Apps
Genesis 15:11 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 15:11 Chinese Bible
Genesis 15:11 French Bible
Genesis 15:11 German Bible
Genesis 15:11 Commentaries