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Noah dicti. silvour; and the LOEUD said in his beart, it shall be for a token of a covenant boI will not again curse the ground any tween me and the earth. more for man's sake; for the imagina- 14 And it shall come to pass, when 1 tion of inan's heart is evil fiom lis bring a cloud over the earth, what the youth: neither will I again smite any bow shall be seen in the cloud: more every thing Living, as I have 15 And I will remember any cove. done.

nant which is between me and 22 While the earth remaineth, seed- and every living creature of all flesh; time and harvest, and cold and heat, and the waters shall no niore beconie and suinmer and winter, und day and a food to destroy all flesh. night, shall not cerse.

16 And the bow shall be in the cloud СНАР. Іх.

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NDGod blessed Noah and his sons, deinber the everlasting covenant be

and said unto them, Be fruitful, tween God and every living creature and multiply, and repletush the earth. or all Desli that is upon the earth.

2 And the fear of volt, and the dread 17 And God said unto Noail, This is of you, shall be upon every beastolthetne token of the covenant, which I eartli, and upon every fowl or the air, hare established between me and all upon all that inovelh upon the earth, flesh that is upon the earth. and upon cul the fishes of the sea; into 18 | And the sons of Noah, that went yourland are they delivered.

forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, 3 Every moving thing that liveth and Japheth: and Ham is the lather shall be meat for you; even as the of Canaan. green herb have I given you all things: 19 These are the three sons of Noan:

4 But flesh with the life thereur, land of them was the wbole earth overwhicle is the blood thereof, shall ye spread.

20 T And Noah began to be a hug. 5 And surely your blood of your lives bandman, and he planted a vineyard: will I require: at the hand of every 21 And he drank of the wine, and brust will I require it, and at the hand was drunken; and lie was uncovered of inau; at the hand of every man's within his tine brother will I require the life of inan. 22 And Hain, the father of Canaan,

6 Wlogo sheddcth man's blood, by saw tie nakedness of his father, and man shall his blood be shed: for intold his iwo brethren without. the image of God made lie man. 2:3 dud Sheinand Japlietlı took a gar.

7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multi- nient, and laid it upon both their ply; bring forth abundantly in the shoulders, and went backward, and earth, and multiply therein.

covered the nakedness of their father: 8T! And God spike unto Noab, and and their faces were backward, and to his sons withi hiin, saying,

they saw aot their litther's nakedness. 9 And I, behold, I establish my cove- 2-1 and Noah awoke from his wine, out with you, and with your secd and kuew what his younger son had

done unto him. 10 And with every living creature 25 And he said, Cursed ve Canaan; a that is with you, of' tlie fowl, or the servant of servants shall he be uolu cattle, and of every beast of the earll bis brelbren. with you; [rom all that go out of thel 26 And lie said, Blessed bc the Lord ark, to every beast of the earth. God of Shem; and Cana in shall be his

11 And I will establish my covenant servant. with you: neither sliall al flesh be cutj 27 God shall enlarge Japhelb, and he oil

' any more by the waters of a sood: shall dwell in the tents of Shem; and neither shall there any more be a flood Canaan shall be lis servant. to destroy the earth.

28 Tand Noah lived after the flood 12 And God said, This is the token of three hundred and listy years. the covenant which I make between 29 And all the days of Noah were nine me and you, and every living crcature laundred and fifty years: and he died. that is with you, for perpetual genera

CHAP. X. tions :

OW these are the generations of 13 I

after you;



of Noah, and Japheth; and unto them were Japlieth ilic clder, even to luin were song bom after the flood.

children born. 1 Tbe sone of Japheth; Gonier, 22 The children or Shem; Elain, and and Magos, and Madai, and Javan, Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.drain.

3 And the sous or Gomer; Ashkenaz, 23 And the children of Aram; Uz, and Riphath, and Togarıvalı. and Hul, and Gether, and Nüsh. 4 And the 6019 of Javan ; Elishah, 24 And Arphaxad begat Salal; and and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. Salah begat Eber.

6 By these were the isles of the Gen- 25 And unto Eber were bom two tiles divided in their lands; every one sons: the name of one was Peleg; los Vter his longue, after their families, in his days was the earth divided; and in their nations.

his brother's name was Joktal. 61 And the song of Ham; Cush,and 26 And Joktan begat Almodad, and Nizraim, and Phut, and Canaan. Sheleph, and Hazarniareth, und Jerah, 7 And the song of Cuslı; Seba, and 27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Havilalı, and Sabtab, and Raamalı

, Diklalı, and Sabiecha: and ile sons of Raa-| 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and mal; Sbebu, and Dedan.

Sbeba, 8 And Cusb bevat Nimrod; he began 29 And Ophir, and Tlavilah, and to be a mighty one in the earth. Jobab: all these were the suus oli 9 He was a mighty hunter before use! Joktan. LORD: wherefore it is said, Even as 30 And their dwelling was fron Nimrod the mighty hunter before the Nesba, as thou gocsi unio Seplar, a Lond.

mount of the east 10 And the beginning of his kingdom 31 These arc the song of Shem, after was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, their families, alter their tongues, in and Calnch, in the land of Shinar. their lands, aller their nations.

11 Quios that land went forth Asshur, 32 Tbcse ure the families of'die sons and builded Nineveh, and the city Re- of Noah, after their generations, in hobolb, and Calah,

their nations and by these were the 12 And Regen betwee: Nineveh and nations divided in the earth alter the Calah Ule silme is a great city.

flood 13 And Mizraim begat Ludiin, and

CHIAP. 11.

language, and one speech 14 And Patlırusim, and Caslubion, ? And it came lo pass, as they jour(out of whom came Philisliin,) and neyed liom the east, that they founda Caputorim.

plain in the land of Shiinar; and wey 15 ll And Canaan begat Sidon his Uwelt there. first-born, and Heth,

31 And they said one to another, Go 16 and the Jebusite, and the Ano-to, let us make brick, and burn then rite, and the Girgasite,

thorouglily. And they had brick for 17 And the Hivile, and ilıc Arkite, stone, and slime laud they for mortar. and the Sinite,

4 and they said, Go to, let us build 18 And the Arvadite, and the Zeus a city, and a tower, whose top may inarite, and the Hanathilc; and alter-reach unto heaven; and let us make 113 wards were tlie families of the Caja name, lest we be scattered abroad naanites spread abroad.

upon the face of the whole earu. 19 And the burder of the Canaanites! 6 And the Lord came down to see was from Sidon, as thou comest to the city and the tower, which the chilGerar, wito Gaza; as thou goest unto uren of men builded. Surium, and Gomorralı, and Adinah, o And the Lord said, Bebold, the and Zeboiim, even unto Lasla. people is one, and wey bave all one

20 These are the sons of Ham, aser language; and this they begin to do: their families, arer their tongues, in and now nothing will be restrainer their countrics, and in their nations. from them, which they have imagui

21 1 Unlo Sbem also, the fatherof all led to do. the children of Eber, the brother of 7 Go to, let us go down, and there


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doram called. confound their language, that they may 28 And Haran died before ius father not understand one another's speech. Terah in the land of his nativity, in

& So the Lord scattered them abroad Ur of the Chaluees. froni Wience upon the face of all the 29 And Abram and Nahor took cartı: and they lett oll to build the then wives: Wie name of Abrani's city.

wilc was Sarai; and the naine ni 9 Therefore is the name of it called Nahor's wife Milcah, the daughter of Babel: because the Lord did tliere Haran, the father of Nilcah, and the confoundtve language of all the earth: father of Iscal.

und from llience did we LOND scatter 30 But Sarai was baizer.; she har! them abroad upon the face of all the no child, earth.

31 1 And Terab took Abraniliis son, 10 1 These are the generations of and Lot the son of Haran his son's Shem; Shein was a hundred years old, son, and Sarai his daughter-in-law, his and begal Arplaxad livo years after son Abran's wise; and they went fórui the food.

with them from Ur of the Chaleccs, 10 Il And Shem lived, after he begat go into tlie land of Canaan: and they Arphaxad, five hundred years, and be came unto Harun, and dwelt diere. fit sons and daughters.

32 And the days or Teralı were two 12 And Arphaxad lived five and thir- hundred and live years: and Teralı 15 years, and begat Salah.

died in Haran. 13 And Arpiaxad lived, after he be


OTV jears, and beynt sons and daughters. Abram, Get thee out oftly coun

14 And Salah lived thirty years, and ty, and from thy kindred, and Groin begat Eber

thy father's house, unto a laud that I 15 And Salah lived, after he begat will show thee: Eber, loi'r hundred and three years, 2 And I will inake or thee a great and begat sons and daughters. pation, and I will bless thce, and

16 And Eber lived lour and thirty make thy naine great; and viou shadt years, and begat Peleg.

be a blessing: 17 And Eber lived, after he begati 3 And I will bless tiem that blece Peleg, four hundred and thirty years, thee, and curse him that cursela thec: and begat sons and daughters. and in tliee shall all fainilies of the

18 And Peleg lived thirty years, and earth be blessed. begat Reu.

4 TSO Abram departed, as the Lord 1ğ And Peleg lived, after lie begat had spoken unto him; and Lot wer:( Reu, iwo liundred and nine years, and with lin; and Abram iras seventy begat song and daughters.

and five years old wlien be departed 20 And Reu lived two and thirty out of Haran. years, and begat Serug

0 And Abram took Sarai his wife, 21 And Reu lived, after he begat and Lot his brother's son, and all their Serug, two hundred and seven years, substance that diey had gathered, and and begat sons and daughters. the souls that they had gotten in Ha

22 And Serug lived thirty years, and ran; and they went forth to go into begat Nalor.

the lund of Canaan; und into the land 23 And Serug lived, after he begat of Canaan they cane. Nahor, two lundred years, and bevat. 6 | And Abram passed through te sons and daughters.

land unto the place of Sicbem, unto 24 And Nahor lived nine and twenty the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanyears, and begat Terali.

ite rcas then in the land. 25 And Nahor lived, after he begat 7 And the LORD appeared unto Terah, a hundred and nineteen years, Abrain, and said, Vato iby seed wil) and begat sons and daugbters. I gire this land: and were builded he

26 And Terah lived screnty years, an altar unto the LORD, who appear muid begat Abram, Nabor, and Haran. ed unto him.

27 T Now these are the generations! 8 And he removed from thence unto of Teral: 'Terahi begat Abram, Nahor, a mountain on the east of Bctb-el, ard and Iların; and Firan begat Lot. "pitchied bis tent, having Beth-elon tlie

look upon:

fainine in Canaan.


durum and Lol. west, and Hai on the east; and there place where his tent had been at the he builded an altar unto the Lord, beginning, between Beth-el and Hai; and called upon the name of the Loan. 4 Unto the place of the altar, which

9 And Abram journeyed, going on be had made there at the first: and still toward the south,

there Abram calied on die name of the 10 I And there was a famine in the Lord. Inod: and Abram went down into 6 And Lot also, which went with A. Egypt to sojourn there: for the faminc bram, har llocks, und heris, and tents. ivas grievous in thc land,

6 and tie land was not able to bear 11 And it came to pass, when lie was then, that they might dwell together: come near to enter into Egypt, that he for their substance was great, 90 that said unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, they could not dwell together. I know that thou art a fair woinan to 7 | And there was a strile betwean

the herdmen of Abrain's catue and 12 Therefore it shall come to pass, the herdinen or Lnt's callle: and the when the Egyptians shall see Uice, Canaanite and the Perizzite dwelt thirn that they shall say, This is his wise; in the land. and they will kill me, but they will 8 And Abram said unto Lot, Let save thee alıve.

there be no strisc, I pray thee, between 13 Say, I pray thee, thou art my me and thee, and beiween my herdsister: that it may be well with me men and thy herdmen; for we be for thy sake; and my soul shall live brethren. because of thee.

9 Is not the whole land berorc thee? 14 And it came to pass, that, when Separate thyself, I pray thee, from me Abram was come into Egypt, the ir thou will take the left hand, then I Igyptians belield the woman, that she will go to the right; or if thou depart Uw very fair.

to die right hand, then I will go to the 15 The princes also of Pbaraoh saw lest. her, and commended her before Pba- 10 T and Lot listed up his eyes, and raol: and the woman was taken into behelil all the plain of Jordan, that it Pharaoh's house.

200$ well watered every wlicre, be: 16 And he entreated Abram well for fore the LORD destroyed Sndom anit her sake: and he had sheep, and oren, Gomorralı, even as the garlen of the and he-asses, and men-servants, and LORD, like the land of Egypt, as thou maid-servants, and shc-asses, and comest umto Zoar. camels.

11 Thien Lot chose him all the plain 17 And the LORD plagued Pharaol of Jordan; and Lot journcyeli cast: and bis house with great plagues, be- and they separated themselves the one cause of Sarai, Abram's wise. froin the other.

18 And Pharaoh called Abram, and 12 Abram dwelt in the land of Casaid, What is this that thou hast done naan, and Lot dwelt in the cities of unto me? Why didst thou not tell me the plain, and pitched his tent toward chat she was thy vile?

Sorlom. 19 Why saidst thou, Slc is my sis. 13 Buiche men or Sodom were wickter? so I might have taken her to meed, and siuners before the Lord exto wile now therefore behold thy ceedingly. wise, take her, and go thy way. 14 91 ånd the Lord said unto Abram,

20 And Pharaoh commandei his men after that Lot was separated froin hin, concerning biin: and they sent himn Lift up now thine eyes, and look from away, and his wife, and all that he the place where thou art, northward, hild.

and southward, and eastward, and CHAP. XIII.

wostward: ND Abrain went up out of Egypt,! 15 For all the land which thou eeest,

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nad, and Lot with lin, into the south. forerer.

% And Abram was very rich in cat- 16 And I will make thy seed as the lir, io silver, and in gold.

lust of the earth: so that if a man can 3 Aurl he went on his journeys from number the dust of the earth, then to south cves to Beth el, into Uic shall thy sccd also he numbered.


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of the kings. 17 Arisc, walk through the land, in 13 And there came one that had es. the length of it, and in the breaslti ot" caped, and told Abram lhe Hebrew; 't: for I will give it unto thee. Br he dwelt in the plain of Mamre

18 1 Then Ābram removed his tent, the stinorite, brother of Eshcol, wod and came and dwelt in the plain of brother of Aner: and these were con. Mamre, which is in Hebron, and built Tederate with Abram. there an altar unto the Lonn. 1 14 And when Abram heard that luis CHAP. XIV.

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Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch, house, three hundred and eighteen, king or Ellaşar, Credorlaomer king of and pursued them onto Daa Elam, and Tidal king of nations: 15 And he divided himself agains:

2 That these made war with Bera them, he and his servants, by night, king of Sodom, and with Birsha king anıl smote them, and pursued them of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, unto Hobah, which is on the left hard and Sheneber king of Zebojim, and of Damascus. the king of Bela, which is Zoar. 16 And be brought hack all the goods. 3 All these were joined together in and also brought again his brother Lou the vale of Siddim, which is the salt and his goods, and the women also,and

the people. Twelve years they served Chedor- 17 T And the king or Sodom went out lanmcr, and in the thirteenth year they to meet him, (arter bis return from rebelleil.

the slaughter of Chedorlaomer,and of 5 And in the fourteenth year came the kings that were with hiin,) at the Chedorlaoar:::, and the kings that were valley of Shaveh, which is the king's with lain, and sinote the Rephaims indale. Asnteroth-Karnainn, and the Zuzims 18 And Melchizedek king of Salem in Hain, and the Emims in Slavel- brought forth bread and wine; and he Kirintbain,

10as the priest of the most high God. 6 And the Horites in their mount 19 And he blessed him, and said, Seir, unto El-paran, which is by the Blessed be Abram of the most bigh wilderness.

God, possessor of heaven and earth: 7 And tbey returned and came to 20 and blessed be the most bigh God, Enmishpat, which is Kadesh, and which hath delivered thine enemies smote all the country of the Amalek- into thiy band. And be gave bim tithes ites, and also the dmorites thaldweltlofall. in Hlazezon-tamar.

21 | And the king of Sodom said unto 9 And there went out the king of Abrain, Give me the persons, and take Sodoin, and the king of Gomorral, and the goods to thysell the king of admah, and the king of 22 And Abram said to the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela, (the Sodom, I have listed up my hail unto same is Zoar,) and they joined battle the LORD, the most high God, the poswith them in the vale of Siddim; sessor of heaven and earth,

9 With Chedorlaoıner the king of 23 That I will not cake from a threar) Elam, and with Tidal king of nations, even to a shoe-latchet, and that I will and Amriphel king of Shinır, and not take any thing that is thine, lest Arioch king of Ellasar; lour kings thou shouldest say, I have made Abram with five.

10 And the vale of Siddim ras full 24 Save only that which the young ar slime-pits; and the kings of Sodom mro have eaten, and the portion of the and Gomorrab ded, and sell ther; and men which went with me, Aner, Eslıthey that remained fled to the moun-col, and Mamre; let them take their cain.

portion. Il And they took all the goods of

CHAP. XV. Gordon and Gomerno, and all their AFTER these things the brand in a

2 And they took Lot, Abram's broth- vision, saying, Fear not, Abram: 1 er's son, (who dwelt in Sodom,) und am thy sbielei, and thy exceeding bis goods, and departed.

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