Genesis 18:4
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Rest in the shade of this tree while water is brought to wash your feet.

King James Bible
Let a little water, I pray you, be fetched, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree:

Darby Bible Translation
Let now a little water be fetched, that ye may wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree.

World English Bible
Now let a little water be fetched, wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree.

Young's Literal Translation
let, I pray thee, a little water be accepted, and wash your feet, and recline under the tree;

Genesis 18:4 Parallel
Commentary
Genesis 18:4 Parallel Commentaries
Library
Miscellaneous.
THE SABBATH. THIS day is called the Lord's day, the day in which he rose from the dead. The Lord's day: every day, say some, is the Lord's day. Indeed this, for discourse' sake, may he granted; but strictly, no day can so properly be called the Lord's day, as this first day of the week; for that no day of the week, or of the year, has those hadges of the Lord's glory upon it, nor such divine grace put upon it, as his first day of the week. There is nothing, as I know of, that bears this title but
John Bunyan—The Riches of Bunyan

The Leaven.
"Another parable spake he unto them; The kingdom of heaven is like unto leaven, which a woman took, and hid in three measures of meal, till the whole was leavened."--MATT. xiii. 33. In the mustard-seed we saw the kingdom growing great by its inherent vitality; in the leaven we see it growing great by a contagious influence. There, the increase was attained by development from within; here, by acquisitions from without. It is not that there are two distinct ways in which the Gospel may gain complete
William Arnot—The Parables of Our Lord

Sanctification and Justification.
"Yield your members servants to righteousness unto sanctification." --Rom. vi. 19. Sanctification must remain sanctification. It may not arbitrarily be robbed of its significance, nor be exchanged for something else. It must always signify the making holy of what is unholy or less holy. Care must be taken not to confound sanctification with justification; a common mistake, frequently made by thoughtless Scripture readers. Hence the importance of a thorough understanding of this difference. Being
Abraham Kuyper—The Work of the Holy Spirit

Mothers, Daughters, and Wives in Israel
In order accurately to understand the position of woman in Israel, it is only necessary carefully to peruse the New Testament. The picture of social life there presented gives a full view of the place which she held in private and in public life. Here we do not find that separation, so common among Orientals at all times, but a woman mingles freely with others both at home and abroad. So far from suffering under social inferiority, she takes influential and often leading part in all movements, specially
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

Cross References
Luke 7:44
Then he turned to the woman and said to Simon, "Look at this woman kneeling here. When I entered your home, you didn't offer me water to wash the dust from my feet, but she has washed them with her tears and wiped them with her hair.

John 13:5
and poured water into a basin. Then he began to wash the disciples' feet, drying them with the towel he had around him.

Genesis 18:3
"My lord," he said, "if it pleases you, stop here for a while.

Genesis 19:2
"My lords," he said, "come to my home to wash your feet, and be my guests for the night. You may then get up early in the morning and be on your way again." "Oh no," they replied. "We'll just spend the night out here in the city square."

Genesis 24:32
So the man went home with Laban, and Laban unloaded the camels, gave him straw for their bedding, fed them, and provided water for the man and the camel drivers to wash their feet.

Genesis 43:24
The manager then led the men into Joseph's palace. He gave them water to wash their feet and provided food for their donkeys.

Jump to Previous
Accepted Feet Fetched Little Please Recline Rest Tree Wash Washing Water Yourselves
Jump to Next
Accepted Feet Fetched Little Please Recline Rest Tree Wash Washing Water Yourselves
Links
Genesis 18:4 NIV
Genesis 18:4 NLT
Genesis 18:4 ESV
Genesis 18:4 NASB
Genesis 18:4 KJV

Genesis 18:4 Bible Apps
Genesis 18:4 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 18:4 Chinese Bible
Genesis 18:4 French Bible
Genesis 18:4 German Bible

Genesis 18:4 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Genesis 18:3
Top of Page
Top of Page