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and took her, and pulled ber in anto him hand of every man s brother will / require into the ark.

the rise of man. !0 And he stayed yet other seven days, lyhoso sheddetli man's blood, by má and again he seni forih tle dove out of ihe nils blood ve sbed: for in the inage, ark:

God made le man. 1 And the duve came in to hina ir the 17 And you, be ye fruitfu!, end multiply; evening, ard, lo, in lier mouth was an vlive-bring forth abundantly in the earth, and Jeaf plucki off. So Noah knew that the multiply therein. waters were abated from off the earth. 84 And Gcd spake unto Noah, and to lis

12. Ard lie stayed yet other seven days, sons with him, saving, and sent forth the dove, which returned not 9 And I, behold, l'establish my covenant agaiu unto him any inore.

with you, and with your seed alier 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 caite, and of first day of the nionth, the rs were dried every beast of the earlin with you; from all up from off tlie carth: and Noah remored that go out of the ark, to every bcast of the the covering of the ark, and looked, and, be-jeartli. old, the face of the ground was dry:

11 And I will extallisli my covenant with 14 And w tle second month, on the seven you: neiher shall will nesii be cut off any ard twer:tieth day of the inonth, was the more by the waters of a flood; neitner siiall earth dried.

there any more be a flood to destroy the 15 | And God spake unto Noah, saying: earth.

16 Go forth of the ark, thout, and ibi wife, 12 And Grul sard, This is the token of the and the suns, und thy sons' wives with tlice. covenant which I make between me and you

17 Bring toriin with thee every living iliing and every living creature that is with you, thet is with thee, of all Resto, both of boul.tor perpeiual generations : and of calde, and or every creeping thing 13 1 do sei my bow in the cloud, and it that creepetli upon the earılı; that they may shall be for a tuken of a covenant between breed abimdantly in ibe earth, and be fruii- me and the carth. ful, and multiply upon the eartli.

H+ And it shall come to pass, wlien I bring 18 And Nuali went forth, and his sons, a cloud over the parthi, thai ll:é bow shall bo void his wife, and luis so!s' wives with him: Iseen in tiie cloud:

19 Every beast, every creeping thing, and! 15. And I will remember my covenant every fowi, anui whatsoever creepetli upon which is between me and you, and every Bhe earth, after their hinus, went forth out loving creature of all Aesh; and the waters of the ark.

shall no more become a flood to destroy all 20 1 Anul Noah builded an altar unto the tlesii. 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 nay reinember on the altar.

uie everlasting covenant hetween God and 21 And the Lord smelled a sweet salour: every living creature of all fiesli that is upon and the LORD said in his heart, I will not thic earth. agnio curse the ground any more for man's 17 and God said unto Ncalı, This is the sake; for the imagination of inan's least is token of the covenani, which I have estuevil from bis youth: neither will I again bished between me and all Aesh that is smile any more every thing living, as I have jupon the earth. done.

18 | And the sons of Yoalı, that went furti 22 While the earth remainetli, seed-time for the ark, were Shein, and Ham, and Jaand harvest, and cold and heat, and summer pleth: and Hamn is the facher of Canaan. and winter, and dayand night shall not cease. 19 These are the three sons of Noah: and CÉAP. IX.

of thein was the whole earth overspread ND (iod blessed Noab and liis sons, and 20 1 And Noalı began to be an husoand. liply, and replenish the earth.

21 And be drank of the wine, and was Aud the fear of you, and the dread of drunken; and he was uncovered withic uts you, shall be upou every beast of the earth, tent. and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that 22 And Ilam the father of Canaan, saw moveth upon the earth), and upon all the the nakedness of liis father, and told his twa fishes of the sea ; into your hand are they brethren without. delivered.

23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall be and laid it upon both their shoulders, and meat for you; even as the green herb have went backward, and covered the nakedness of I given you all things :

their father: and their faces were backward 4 But flesh with the life thereof, which is and they saw not their father's nakedness. the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and 5 And surely your blood of your lives will knew what his younger son had done unto I require : at the hand of every beast will I him. require it, and at the hand of man: at the 25 And he said, Cursed be Capaan; a

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elder, even to lum were children born. 26 And lie said, Blessed de the Lord God 22 The children or Shem; Elam, and A. of Shem; anı Canaan shall be his servant. shur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram.

7 God shall enlarge J.ipheth, and lie shall 23 And the children of Aram; l'z, and dwell in the tents of Shein; and Canaan Hul, and Geller, and Mash. snall be his servant.

24 And Arplaxad begat Salah; and Salal 28 | And Noah lived after the flood three begat Eber. hundred and filty years.

5 And unto Eher were born two sons : 29 And all the days of Noah were nine the name of one ras Peleg; for in his days hundred and fifty years: and he died. was the earth divided ; and his brother's CHAP. X.

name was Joktan. these are the generations of the 26 And Joktan begat Aloodad, and Slie pleth ; and unto them were sons born aller 27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Dik. al., else food.

28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 21 The sons of Japheth; Gomer. and Ma- 29 And Opliir, and Havilah, and Jobab: gog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and all these were the sons of Joklan. Mesliech, and Tiras.

30 And their dwelling was from Mesha, 3 And the sons of Gomer, Ashkenaz, and as thou goesl unlo Sephar, a muunt of the Ripbath, and Togarmah.

east. And the souls of Javan; Elisliah, and 31 These are the sons of Shem, after their Tarshish, Kittiin, and Dodanim.

families, after their longues, in their lands, 5 Bv these were the isles of the Gentiles after their nations. divided in their lands ; every one after his 32 These are the families of the sons of tongue, after their families, in their na Noahı, after their generations, in their na. Lions.

tions : and by these were the nations divided 61 And the sons of Ham; Cusli, and Miz-iu ille earth after the food. raim, and Phut, and Canaan.

CHAP. XI. Andais. Des of Cushia seba, anc' Ho Anmolbe whole earth was of one language, vilah, Sabtah, and Raamal, Sab- and of speech. techie : and the sons of Raamah, Sheba, and 2 And it came to pass, as they journeyed Dedan.

from the east, that tliey found a plain in the 8 And Cush begat Nimrod : le began to land of Shivar; and tliey dwell there. be a miglily one in the earth.

31 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 ii is said, Even as Nim- ly. And they had brick for stone, and slíme rod the miglity bunter before the LORD. had they for mortar.

10 And ihe beginning of his kingdom was 4 And they said, Go to, let us build us a Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, city, and a lower, wliose top muy reach unto in the land of Shinar.

heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we 11 Out of that land went forth Ashur, and be scaliered abroad upon the face of the builded Ninevel, and the city Reloboth, and whole earth. Calan,

5 And the LORD came down to see the 12 And Resen between Nineveh and Cacity and the tower, which the cliildren of lah: the same is a great city.

men builded. 13 And Mizraiin begat Ludim, and Ana- 6 And the Lord said, Behold, the people mim, and Leliabim, and Naphuuhiin, is one, and they have all one language; and

14 And Pathrusim, and Caslubim, (out of this they begin to do: and now nothing will whora came Philistin,) and Caphtorim. be restrained from them, which they have

15 9 And Canaan begat Sidon his first-imagined to do. corn, and Heth,

7 Go to, lei ns go down, and there con16 And the Jebasile, and the Amorile, and found their language, that they may not the Girgasite,

understand one another's speech. 17 And the Hivile, and the Arkite, and 8 So the Lord scattered inzın abroad from the Sinile,

thence upon the face of all the eartı : and 18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, they left off to build the ciły. and the Hamathite; and afterward were the 9 Therefore is the vaine or it called Babel ; farnilies of the Canaanites spread abroad. because the LORD did there confound the

19 Aud the border of the Canaanites was language of all the earth : and from thence from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unlo did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the Gaz : as thou goesl unto Sodom, and Go-face of all the earth. murral, and Adinali, and Zeboim, even 10 1 These are the generations of Shem: unto Lasha.

Shem was an hundred years old, and begar 20 These are the sons of Ham, after their Arkaxad tivo years after the flood. families, after their tongues, in their coun- 11 And Shem lived, after he begat Artries, and in their nations.

piraxad, five huudred years, and begat sons 911 Unto Shem also, tbe father of all tie!and daughters.

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shall all fain:lies of the eartli be blessed. 13 And Arpliaxad lived, after he begat 44 So Abram departed, as the Lurd had Salah, four hundred and three years, and spoken unto liim; and Lot went with lim; begat sons and daughters.

and Abrain wis seventy and five years vid 14 and Salah lived thirty years, and begat when lie departed out of Haran. Eber.

5 And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Los 15 And Salah lived, after he begat Eber, his brother's son, and all their substance that Lour hundred and three years, and begal they had gathered, and the souls that they sons and daugiters.

had gotten in Haran; and they went forth 16 And Eber lived four and thirty years, to go into the land of 'Canaan; and into the and begat Peleg

land of Canaan they come. 17 And Eber lived, aller he begat Pelez, 6 1! And Abram passed through tiie land four hundred and thirty years, and begat unu) the place of Sichein, unto the plain of tons and daughters.

Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the 18 And Peleg lived thirty years, and be- land.

7. And the Lord appeared unto Abram, 19 And Peleg lived, after he negal Reu, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land two hundred and nine years, and begat sons and there bui!led le au allar uulo the LORD, and daughters.

who appeared unto him. 20 And Reu lived two and thirty years,

8 Anil lie removed from thence un!o a and begat Serug.

mountain on the east of Bet-el, and pitched 2 And Reu lived, aller he begat Serug, luis lent, huving Bethel on the west, and Haj two hundred and seven years, and begaisons for the east; and there he builded an altar and daughters.

unto tie Lord, and called upon the name of 2 And Serug lived thirty years, and begat the LORD). Nahor.

9 And Ahram journeyed; going on still 1023 And Serug lived, aser he begat Na- wards the south. hor, two hundred years, and begat sons and 10 1 And there was a fairine in the land: daugliters.

and Avram wentdown into Egypt to sujuurn 2 And Nalior lived nine and lwent; there; for the finine ras grievous in the land. years, and begat Teralı.

11 And it came to pass, wiien lie was come 25 And Nairr lived, alter lie begat Terah, near to enter ini:» Egypt that he said unto an liundred and nineteen years, and begai Sarai liis wife, Bello' n.), i b now that thou suns and daugliters.

ur! a fair wonian to look upon: 20 And Terali lived seventy years, and 1. Therefore it shall come to pass, when begat Abram, Nalır, and Haruni. the Egyptians shall see thee, that Viey shall

87 1 Now these are the generations of say, This is his wife; and they will bill me, Perah: Terali begat Abran, Nahor, and but they will save tice alive Haran; and Haran begat Lol.

13 Say, I pray thee, thou art my sister 28 And Jharan died before his father Tc- lin: it may be well with me for thy sake; ral in the land of his gativity, in L'r of tire and my soul shall live because of thice. Chaldees.

14 And it caine 19 pass, that, whea 29 And Abram and Nahrtook them wives: Abrain was come into Egypt, ile Egypthe name of Abrani's wife wus Sarai; and Lians beheld the wonian, that she was very the sune of Nal.or's wife Milcal, the daugh- fair. ter of Ilaran, the father of Milcal, and the i5 The princes also of Pharaoh saw Father of Iscoil.

her, and coinmended her before Pharao; 3) Bill Sarai was barren ; she had no child!. and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's

31 And 'Terai took Abram bis son, and house. Loi the son of Harar: his son's son, and Sarai 16 And he cntreated Abram well for her his dauglier-in-luw, his son Abram's wile; sake; and lead sheep, and xen, and he. and they went furth with thein fiven Ursasses, and men- ervants, and maid servants, of the Chaklees, to go into lie land on and she-asses, and comels. Canaan: andi iliey came unto Haran, and 17 And the Lorn plagued Pharaoh and his dwelliere.

house with great plugues, because of Sarai, 32 And ille class of Teralı were lwo hun- Abram's wife. Hreal title tive years: and Terchi died in 18 And Pharaol

, caled Abram, ard said, Waren.

Wirat is this thui thou hast done unto me: (HAP. XII.

why didsi thou iki lell me that she was thy thic Lornbad said unto Anrem, Gel wife. thce out of this country, and from tliv 19 Why said thou, She is iny sister? so kindred, and frow:y faul.er's house, unto I miglit liave taken her lo me lo svile: Now a laud that I will slew thee :

therefore ce!old iliy wile, tako her, and go And I will inc'se of th:ee a great nation,ihy way. and I will bless lisee, and make iliy name 20 And Pharaoli ceinmanded liis men cod: gruat; and thou shall be a blessing: cerning him: and they sent him away, and

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CHIAP. XII.

Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Ti ND Abram went up out of Egypt, he, jdal king of nations ;

2. That these maoe war with Bera king of Lot with him, into the south.

Sodom, and with Birsha king of GumorTuh, 2 And Abram was very rich in caule, in Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king silver, and in gold.

of Zebojim, and the king of Bela, which is 3 And he went on his journeys from the Zoar. south even to Beth-el, unto the place where 3 All these were joined together in the vale his tent lad been at the beginning, between of Siddim, which is the salt sea. Beth-el and Hai;

4 Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, 4 Unto the place of the altar, which he and in the tliirteenth year they rebelled. had made there at the first: anil there Abram 5 And in the fourteenth year came Checalled on the name of the LORD.

dorlaomer, and the kings thai uert with lim, 5 And Lot also, which went with Abram, and smote tne Rephaims in Ashleroth Kar. bad flocks, and herds, and tents.

naim, and the Zuzims in Hain, and thu 6 And the land was not able to bear them, Emims in Shaveb-Kiriathaim. that they might dwell together: for their 6 And the Horites in their mount Seir, un substance was great, so that they could not to El-paran, which is by the wilderness. dvell together

7 And they returned and came to Enmiske 71 Ånd there was a strife between the pat, wliich is Kadesh, and smole all the counheromen of Abram's cattle and the herdmen try of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites of Lot's cattle. And the Cananding and the that dwel: in Hazezon-tainar. Perizzite dwelt then in the land.

3 And there went out the king of Soulnil, 8 And Alram said unto Lot, Let there be and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, Admali, and the king of Żeboiion, and the and between my herdmen and thy herdinen; king of Bela, (the sume is Zoar,) and they for we le brethren.

joined bat:le with them in the vale of Siddim: 9 Is not the whole land before thee? Sep- 9 With Chedorlarmer the king of Elam, arale thyself, I pray thee, from me: if thou and with Tidal king of nations, and Amrawill take the left band, then I will go to the phel king of Shinar, and Arioch king of right, or if thou depart to the riglie hond, Ellasar ; four kings with five. then I will go to the left .

10 And the sale of Siddim was full of 10! And Lot listed op his eyes, and heheld slime-pits; and the kings of Sodom and Goall the plain of Jordan, that it was well wa-morralı fied, and sell diere ; and they that retered every where, before the Lord destroy- mained fled to the mountain. ed Sodom and Gomorrali, even as the garden 11 And they took all the goods of Sodom of the LORD, like die land of Egypl, as thou and Gonzorral, and all their victuals, and comest unto Zoar.

went their way. 11 Then Loi chose him all the plain of Jor- 12 And they took Lot, Abram's brother's dan; and Lut journeyed east: anu they son, (wlio dselt in Sociom,) and his goods, separated theniscives the one froin the and departed. other.

13 And there came one that had escaped, 12 Abram dwelt in the land of Canaan : and told Abram 'he Hebrew ; for lie dwe's And Lot dwelt in the cities of the plain, and in the plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother pitched his lent toward Sedom.

of Eshcol, and brother of Aner, and tieso 13 But the men of Sodoin were wicked, were confederate with Abram. and sinners before the LORD exceedingly. 14 1 And when Abram heard that his bro

14 1 And the Lokd said unto Abram, after ther was taken captive, he armed his !rained that Lol was separated froin lim, life up now serrants born in his own house, three hundred thine eyes, and luck from the place where and eigliteen, and pursued them into Dan. thou art northward, and southward, and 15 Alid he divided himself against thein, eastward, and westward :

he and his servants, by night, and smole 15 For all the land which thou seest, to them, and pursued them unto Hobah, which thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever. is on the leit hand of Damascus.

16 And I will make thy sed as the dust of 16 And he brought back all the goods, and the earth: so that if a man can number the also brouglıl aguin his broiler Lot, and his dust of tire earth, then si:all thy seed also be goods, and the women ulso, and the people. Dumbered.

17 | And the king of Sodom went out 10 17 Arise, walk through the land, in the meet him, (after lis rezurn from the slaughilength of it, and in the breadth of it: for 1 ter of Chederlaon.cr, and of the kings that will give it unto thee.

were with hin,) at the valley of Shaven, 18Then Abrain removed his lent, and which is the king's dale. came and dwelt in the plain of Mamre, w 18 And Melchizedek king of Salem is in Hebron, and built there aa allar úno brouglit forth bread and wine; and he was the LORD.

tie priest of the most liigh God. CHAP. XIV.

19 And he blessed him, and said, Blessed A Dolecamiento passing the clock Armor be Abramarehe most high liol, possessor of raphel, king of Shinar, Arioch king and

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20 And blessel hethe most high God, which16 But in Ine fourth generation they shan hath delivered thine enemies into thy hand. come hither again : for the iniquity of die And he gave him tithes of all.

Amorites is not yet full. 21 And the king of Sodom said unto 17 And it came !o pass, that when thie Abram, Give me the persons, and take the sun went down, and it was dark, hebold a foods to thysell.

smoking furnace, and a burning lamp thal 22 And Ábrain said to the king of Sodon, passed between those pieces. I have listed up mine band uncolle LoRv, 18 In that same day the Lord made a co the most high God, the possessor of heaven venant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seen and earti,

kavel given this land, from ihe river of Egypt 23 That I will not lako from a tloread even when the great river, the river Euphrates : lo a shoe latchet, and that I will not lake any 19 The Keniles, and the Kenizzites, and thing that is thine, lest thou shouldest say, the Kadmonites, I have .nade Ibram rich:

20. And the Hittites, and the Perizzitei, 24 Save only that which the young men and the Rephaims, have eaten, an.) the portion of the men which 21 And the Amorites, and the Canaaniler, went with me, Ancr, Eshcol, and Maure, and the Girgashites, and the Jebusites. let them take their portion.

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CHAP. XV.

Sarai, Abram's wife, bare him no AFTER these things the word of the Nebildren: and stie had an handmaid. ap

Lorn came unto Abram in a vision, Egyptian, whose naine wus Hagar. saying, Fear not, Abrain : I am thy shield, 2 And Sarai said unto Ibram, Behold now, and thy exceeding great reward.

the Lord hath restrained me from bearing : 2 And Abram said, Lord God, what will I pray thee, go in unto my maid; it may be thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the that I may obtain children by her. And steward of my house is this Eliezer of Da- Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai. mascus ?

3 And Sarai, Abrain's wife, took Hagar ber 3 And Abram said, Behold, to me thou/maid, the Egyptian, after Abram had dwell hası given no seed: and, 1o, one born in my ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave house is mine heir.

her to her husband Abram to be his wife. 4 ! And, behold, the word of the LORD 4 | And he went in unto Hagar, and she caine unto bim, saying, This shall not be conceived; and when she saw that she hae thine heir; but he that shall come forth conceived, her mistress was despised in het out of thine own bowels shall be thine heir.

eyes. 5 And he brought him forth abroad, and 5 And Sarai said unto Abram, My wrong said, Look now toward heaven, and tell the be upon thee: I have given my maid into stars, if thou be able to number thein. And thy besom; and when she saw that she had he said unto him, So shall thy seed be. conceived, 'I was despised in her eyes: the

6 And he believed in the Lord); and he Lord judge betwern me and thee. counted it to him for righteousness.

6 But Abram said unto Sarai, Behoid, thy 7 | And he said anto him, I am the Lord maid is in thy hand; do to her as it pleaseth that brought thee out of Ur of the Chaidees, thee. And whe: Sarai dealt hardly with her, to give thee this land to interit it.

she fled from her face. 8 And lie said, Lord God, whereby shall 7 ! And the angel of the Lord found her I know that I shall inherit it?

by a fountain of water in the wilderness, hy 9 And he said unto hiin, Take me an heifer the fountain in the way to Shur. of three years old, and a she-goat of three 8 And lie said, Hagar, Sarai's maia; years old, and a ram of three years old, and whence camest hou? and whither wilt thou á lurtle-dove, and a young pigeon. go? And she said, I fee from the face of my

10 And he took unto him all these, and! mistress Sarai. divided them in the inidst, and laid each 9 And the angel of the Lord said unto her. piece one against another; but the birds Return to thy mistress, and submit thyselt divided he not.

under her hands, 11 And when the fosvls came down upon 10 And the angel of the LORD said unto the carcases Abram drove them away. her, I will multiply thy seed exceedingly,

12 ! And when the sun was going down, that it shall not be numbered for multitude. e dorp sieep fell upon Abram; and, lo, an 11 And the angel of the Lord said unto horror of great da.kness fell upon himn. her, Behold, thou art with child, and shalt

13 And he said unto Ahrain, Know of a bear a son, and shalt call his name Ishmael; surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a because the Lord hath heard thy aillicujen. and Thal is not theirs, and slali serve ikiem: 12 And he will be a wild man; his liane And they shall afflict them four hundre mill against every mail, and every man's years :

le againse liim: and he shall dwell in the 14 And also that nation, whom they shall presence of all his brethren. serve, wi!! I judge: md af:erward shull they 13 And she called the name of the LORD come out will great substance.

that spake unto hier, Thou God seest me: fus 15 And thou shalt goto thy fathers in peace; she said, Have also liere looked after hine loushalt be buried in a good old age. Juhat seeth me:

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