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15 And I will put enmity between thee 9 And the LORD said unto Cain, Whera and the woman, and between thy seed and is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know her seed: it shall bruise thy nead, and thou not: Am I my brother's keeper?

shalt bruise his heel.

16 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception: in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.

10 And he said, What hast thou done the voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me from the ground:

11 And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand.

17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou 12 When thou tillest the ground, it sha!! hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, not henceforth yield unto thee her strength: and hast eaten of the tree, of which I com-a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in manded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of the earth. it; cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life.

13 And Cain said unto the LORD, My pu nishment is greater than I can bear. 14 Behold, thou hast driven me out this ! Thorns also and thistles shall it bring day from the face of the earth; and from forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fi the field: gitive and a vagabond in the earto: and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me sina!! slay me.

19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.

20 And Adam called his wife's name Eve; because she was the mother of ail living.

21 Unto Adam also, and to his wife, did the LORD God make coats of skins, and clothed them.

221 And the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know good and evil; and now, lest he put forth his hand, and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever;

15 And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him seven-fold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding hin should kill hiin.

16 And Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, on the east of Eden.

17 And Cain knew his wife; and she conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a city, and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, Enoch.

23 Therefore the LORD God sent him forth 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: ana from the garden of Eden, to till the ground Irad begat Mebujeel: and Mehujael begat from whence he was taken. Methusael: and Methusael begat Lamech. 19 And Lamech took unto him two wives: the naine of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.

24 So he drove out the man: and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life. CHAP. IV.

20 And Adalı bare Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have

AND Adam knew Eve his wife; and she cattle.

conceived, and bare Cain, and said,

I have gotten a man froin the LORD.

2 And she again bare his brother Abel. And Abe! was a keeper of sheep, but Caia was a tiller of the ground.

3 And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD.

21 And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.

22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal-cain, an instructor of every artificer in brass and iron: and the sister of Tubal-cuin vas Naumiah.

23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah and Zillah, hear my voice; ye wives of La4 And Abel, he also brought of the first-mech, hearken unto my speech: for I have lings of his flock, and of the fat thereof slain a man to my wounding, and a young And the LORD had respect unto Abel, and to man to my hurt: bis offering:

5 But unte Cain, and to his offering, he had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, and bis countenance fell.

6 And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen?

24 If Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, truly Lamech seventy and seven-fold.

25 And Adam knew his wife again, and she bare a son, and called his name Seth: For God, said she, hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.

26 And to Seth, to him also there was 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be ac-born a son; and he called his name Enos; cepted? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth then began men to call upon the naine of at the door. And unto thee shall be his de- the LORD. sire, and thou shalt rule over him.


S¶ And Cain talked with Abel his bro-HIS is the book of the generations of ther: and it came to pass, when they were Adam Duke day that God created in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel man, in the likeness of God made he him. Lis brother, and slew bim. 2 Male and female created he them; and

blessed them, and called their name Adam, work and toil of our hands, because of th in the day when they were created

ground which the LORD bath cursed. 30 And Lamech lived, after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters.

S And Adam lived an hundred and thirty vears, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image; and called his name Seth. 4 And he days of Adam, after he had be- 31 And all the days of Lamech were se Fotten Sett, were eight hundred years; and ven hundred seventy and seven years: and begat sons and daughters. 5 And all the days that Adam lived were 32 And Noah was five hundred years nine hundred and thirty years: and he old and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and


6 And Seth lived an hundred and five, years, and begat Enos.

7 And Seth lived, after he begat Enos, eight hundred and seven years, and begat sous and daughters.

he died.



AND it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them,

2 That the sons of God saw the daughters

& And all the days of Seth were nine hun-of men that they were fair; and they took dred and twelve years: and he died.

9 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat Cainan.

10 And Enos lived, after he begat Cainan, eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat Bons and daughters.

11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five years: and he died.

12 ¶ And Cainan lived seventy years, and begat Mahafaleel.

13 And Cainau lived, after he begat Mahalaleel, eight hundred and forty years, and Legat sons and daughters.

14 And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years; and he died.

15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five vears, and begat Jared.

16 And Mahalaleel lived, after he begat Jared, eight hundred and thirty years, and pegai sons and daughters.

17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety and five years: and be died.

18¶ And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch.

19 And Jared lived, after he begat Enoch,] eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters.

20 And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years; and he died. 21 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah.

92 And Enoch walked with God, after he begat Methuselah, three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters.

23 And sil the days of Enoch were three indred sixty and five years.

24 And noch walked with God, and was not; for God took him.


them wives of all which they chose.

3 And the LORD said, My Spirit shall no always strive with man, for that he also is flesh; yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years.

4 There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

5 And Gon saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually,

6 And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.

7 And the LORD said, I will destroy man, whom I have created, from the face of the earth; both man and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air: for it repenteth me that I have made them.

8 But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.

9 These are the generations of Noah Noah was a just man, and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.

10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

11 The earth also was corrupt before God and the earth was filled with violence.

12 And God looked upon the earth, and behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

13 And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them: and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.

25 And Methuselah lived an hundred 14 Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech. rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shak 26 And Methuselah lived, after he begat pitch it within and without with pitch. Lamech, seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters.

27 And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died.

28 ¶ And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a son;

15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it of: The length of the ark shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits.

16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof: with lower, second, and third stories

29 And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our shalt thou make it

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17 And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, every bird of every sort. wherein is the breath of life, from under 15 And they went in unto Noah into the heaven; and every thing that is in the earth ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the shall die. breath of life.

18 But with thee will I establish my core- 16 And they that went in, went in male pant; and thou shalt come into the ark, and fe:nale of all flesh, as God had comthu, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy manded him: and the LORD shut him in. scas' wives with thee. 17 And the flood was forty days upon 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, the earth; and the waters increased, and two of every sort shalt thou bring into the bare up the ark, and it was lifted up above ark, to keep them alive with thee; they the earth. shall be male and female.

18 And the waters prevailed, and were 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle increased greatly upon the earth; and the after their kind, of every creeping thing of ark went upon the face of the waters. the earth after his kind, two of every sort eball come unto thee, to keep them alive.

21 And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and for them. 22 Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.


ND the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou, and all thy house, into the ark: for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.

2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take to thee by sevens, the male and his female; and of beasts that are not clean by two, the male and his female.

3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the male and the female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earth.

4 For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that have made will I destroy from off the face of

the earth.

5 And Noah did according unto all that the LORD commanded him.

6 And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.

7 And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.

8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth,

9 There went in two and two unto Noal into the ark, the male and the female, as God bad commanded Noah.

19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the high hills that were under the whole heaven were covered.

20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail; and the mountains were covered.

21 ¶ And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, and every man:

22 All in whose nostrils was the breath of life, of all that was in the dry land, died.

23 And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and Noah only remaid alive, and they that were with him in the ark.

24 And he waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred and fly days.


AND God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters assuaged;

2 The fountains also of the deep, and the windows of heaven, were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;

3 And the waters returned from off the earth continually: and after the end of the hundred and fifty days the waters were abated.

4 And the ark rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains of Ararat.

5 And the waters decreased continually until the tenth month: in the tenth month, on the first day of the month, were the tops of the mountains seen.

10% And it came to pass,after seven days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth. 11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeerth day of 6¶ And it came to pass, at the end of forty the month, the same day were all the foun-days, that Noah opened the window of the tains of the great deep broken up, and the ark which he had made windows of heaven were opened.

12 And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

7 And he sent forth a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.

8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face

13 In the self-same day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of the ground: of his sons with them, into the ark:

9 But the dove found no rest for the sole 14 They, and every beast after his kind, of her foot, and she returned unto him into and all the cattle after their kind, and every the ark; for the waters were on the face of Creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth the whole earth Fhen he put forth his hand.

and took her, and pulled her in unto him hand of every man s brother will require into the ark. the life of man.

10 And he stayed yet other seven days, and again he sent forth the dove out of the


Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by ma flis blood be shed: for in the image of God made he man.

11 And the dove came in to him in the 7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply; evening, and, lo, in her mouth was an olive-bring forth abundantly in the earth, and Jeaf pluckt off. So Noah knew that thejmultiply therein.

waters were abated from off the earth.

12 And he stayed yet other seven days, and sent forth the dove, which returned not again unto him any more.

8 And Ged spake unto Noah, and to his sons with him, saying,

9 And I, behold, I establish my covenant with you, and with your seed after you; 13 And it came to pass, in the six hun- 10 And with every living creature that is dredth and first year, in the first month, the with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of first day of the month, the waters were dried every beast of the earth with you; from all up from off the earth: and Noah removed that go out of the ark, to every beast of the the covering of the ark, and looked, and, be-jeartli.

old, the face of the ground was dry.

11 And I will establish my covenant with

14 And in the second mouth, on the seven you: neither shall all flesh be cut off any and twentieth day of the month, was the more by the waters of a flood; neither shall earth dried. there any more be a flood to destroy the earth.

15 And God spake unto Noah, saying, 16 Go forth of the ark, then, and thy wife, 12 And God said, This is the token of the and thy sons, and thy sons' wives with thee, covenant which I make between me and you 17 Bring forth with thee every living thing and every living creature that is with you, that is with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl. for perpetual generations:

and of cattle, and of every creeping thing 13 I do set my bow in the cloud, and it that creepeth upon the earth; that they may shall be for a token of a covenant between breed abundantly in the earth, and be fruit-me and the earth.

ful, and multiply upon the earth.

14 And it shall come to pass, when I bring

18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be and his wife, and his sons' wives with him: Iseen in the cloud:

19 Every beast, every creeping thing, and 15 And I will remember my covenant every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon which is between me and you, and every the earth, after their kinds, went forth outliving creature of all flesh; and the waters of the ark. shall no more become a flood to destroy all

20 And Noah builded an altar unto the flesh. LORD, and took of every clean beast, and of 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud; and every clean fowl, and offered burnt-offerings I will look upon it, that I inay remember on the altar. the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.

21 And the LORD smelled a sweet savour and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's 17 And God said unto Ncal, This is the sake; for the imagination of man's heart is token of the covenant, which I have estaevil from his youth: neither will I again bished between me and all flesh that is smite any more every thing living, as I have jupon the earth.

18 And the sons of Noah, that went forth

done. 22 While the earth remaineth, seed-time of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Jaand harvest, and cold and heat, and summer pheth: and Ham is the father of Canaan. and winter, and day and night shall not cease. 19 These are the three sons of Noah: and CHAP. IX. of them was the whole earth overspread 20 And Noal began to be an husoand

AND God blessed Noah and his sons, and

said unto them, Be fruitful, and mul-man, and he planted a vineyard:

tiply, and replenish the earth.

21 And he drank of the wine, and was


And the fear of you, and the dread of drunken; and he was uncovered within us you, shall be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that 22 And Ham the father of Canaan, saw moveth upon the earth, and upon all the the nakedness of his father, and told his two fishes of the sea; into your hand are they brethren without. delivered.

3 Every moving thing that liveth shall be meat for you; even as the green herb have I given you all things:

4 But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

5 And surely your blood of your lives will I require at the hand of every beast will require it, and at the hand of man: at the

23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backward,and covered the nakedness of their father: and their faces were backward and they saw not their father's nakedness.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what his younger son had done unte him.

25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a


servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren.

26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.

27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; and Canaan snall be his servant.

28 ¶ And Noah lived after the flood three hundred and fifty years.

29 And all the days of Noah were nine hundred and fifty years: and he died. CHAP. X.


these are the generations of the

children of Eber, the brother of Japheth the elder, even to lum were children born.

22 The children of Shem; Elam, and Ashur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. 23 And the children of Aram; Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash.

24 And Arphaxad begat Salah; and Salal begat Eber.

25 And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of one was Peleg; for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.

26 And Joktan begat Alinodad, and She

sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Ja-leph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah. pheth; and unto them were song born after the flood.

21 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.

3 And the sons of Gomer, Ashkenaz, and Ripbath, and Togarmah.

And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.

27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Dik. al., 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 29 And Ophir, and Havilahi, and Jobab: all these were the sons of Joktan.

39 And their dwelling was from Mesha, as thou goest unto Sephar, a mount of the


31 These are the sons of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, after their nations.

5 By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; every one after his 32 These are the families of the sons of tongue, after their families, in their na- Noah, after their generations, in their na tions. tions: and by these were the nations divided 6¶ And the sons of Ham; Cusli, and Miz-in the earth after the flood. raim, and Phut, and Canaan.

7 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamalı, and Sabtecha: and the sons of Raamah, Sheba, and Dedan.

8 And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to

be a mighty one in the earth.


AND the whole earth was of one language, and of one speech.

2 And it came to pass, as they journeyed from the east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar; and they dwelt there.

3 And they said one to another, Go to, 9 He was a mighty hunter before the let us make brick, and burn them thorough LORD wherefore it is said, Even as Nim-ly. And they had brick for stone, and slime rod the mighty hunter before the LORD.


10 And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.

had they for mortar.

4 And they said, Go to, let us build us a city, and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the

11 Out of that land went forth Ashur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and whole earth. Calan,

5 And the LORD came down to see the 12 And Resen between Nineveh and Ca-city and the tower, which the children of lal: the same is a great city.

men builded.

13 And Mizrain begat Ludim, and Ana- 6 And the LORD said, Behold, the people mim, and Lelabim, and Naphtahim, is one, and they have all one language; and 14 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (out of this they begin to do: and now nothing will whom came Philistin,) and Caphtorim. be restrained from them, which they have 151 And Canaan begat Sidon his first-imagined to do. corn, and Heth,

16 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and the Girgasite,

17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,

18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite: and afterward were the families of the Canaanites spread abroad.

7 Go to, let us go down, and there confound their language, that they may not understand one another's speech.

8 So the LORD scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth and they left off to build the city.

9 Therefore is the name of it called Babel; because the LORD did there confound the 19 And the border of the Canaanites was language of all the earth: and from thence from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the Gaza: as thou goest unto Sodom, and Go-face of all the earth. morrah, and Admalı, and Zeboim, even unto Lasha.

20 These are the sons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, and in their nations.

911 Unto Shem also, the father of all the

10 T These are the generations of Shem: Shem was an hundred years old, and begat Arphaxad two years after the flood.

11 And Shem lived, after he begat Arphaxad, five hundred years, and begat sons and daughters.

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