Genesis 25:19 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]

Genesis 25:19, NIV: "This is the account of the family line of Abraham's son Isaac. Abraham became the father of Isaac,"

Genesis 25:19, ESV: "These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac,"

Genesis 25:19, KJV: "And these are the generations of Isaac, Abraham's son: Abraham begat Isaac:"

Genesis 25:19, NASB: "Now these are the records of the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac;"

Genesis 25:19, NLT: "This is the account of the family of Isaac, the son of Abraham."

Genesis 25:19, CSB: "These are the family records of Isaac son of Abraham. Abraham fathered Isaac."

What does Genesis 25:19 mean? [⇑ See verse text ⇑]

Having concluded a summary describing the sons and descendants of Ishmael, Genesis 25 begins the much longer telling of the "generations of Isaac." After formally establishing that Abraham fathered Isaac, Isaac's story officially begins with his marriage to Rebekah and the birth of his twin sons Jacob and Esau.