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Genesis 12:3Amplified Bible (AMP)


And I will bless (do good for, benefit) those who bless you,
And I will curse [that is, subject to My wrath and judgment] the one who curses (despises, dishonors, has contempt for) you.
And in you all the families (nations) of the earth will be blessed.”

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Genesis 12:3King James Version (KJV)

And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

Genesis 12:3Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

I will bless those who bless you,
I will curse those who treat you with contempt,
and all the peoples[a] on earth
will be blessed[b] through you.[c]

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 12:3 Lit clans
  2. Genesis 12:3 Or will find blessing
  3. Genesis 12:3 Or will bless themselves by you

Genesis 12:3New International Version (NIV)

I will bless those who bless you,
    and whoever curses you I will curse;
and all peoples on earth
    will be blessed through you.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 12:3 Or earth / will use your name in blessings (see 48:20)
New International Version (NIV)

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Genesis 12:3The Message (MSG)

2-3 I’ll make you a great nation
        and bless you.
    I’ll make you famous;
        you’ll be a blessing.
    I’ll bless those who bless you;
        those who curse you I’ll curse.
    All the families of the Earth
        will be blessed through you.”

The Message (MSG)

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