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Genesis 12:3

    Genesis 12:3 Translations

    King 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.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

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

    American Standard Version (ASV)

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

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    To them who are good to you will I give blessing, and on him who does you wrong will I put my curse: and you will become a name of blessing to all the families of the earth.

    Webster's Revision

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

    World English Bible

    I will bless those who bless you, and I will curse him who curses you. All of the families of the earth will be blessed in you."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

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

    Definitions for Genesis 12:3

    Blessed - Happy.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 12:3

    In thee - In thy posterity, in the Messiah, who shall spring from thee, shall all families of the earth be blessed; for as he shall take on him human nature from the posterity of Abraham, he shall taste death for every man, his Gospel shall be preached throughout the world, and innumerable blessings be derived on all mankind through his death and intercession.