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Genesis 18:20

    Genesis 18:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Lord said, Because the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is very great, and their sin is very evil,

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehovah said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

    World English Bible

    Yahweh said, "Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 18:20

    Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah - See note on Genesis 13:13.

    Barnes' Notes on Genesis 18:20

    The Lord now proceeds to unfold his design. There is justice in every step of the divine procedure. He comes down to inquire and act according to the merits of the case. The men now depart on their errand; but Abraham still stands before the Lord.