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Chap. vij.

Noah entreth she ark. also is Hef : yet his days shall be an hun. thee : they shall be male and female dred and twenty years.

20 Of fowls after their kind, and of There were giants in the earth in cattel after their kind, of every creeping those days ; and allo after that, when the thing of the earth after his kind : iwo Cons of God came in unto the daughters of of every for: shall come unto thee, to men, and they bare children to them: the keep them alive. fame became mighty men, which were of 21 And take thou unto thee of all old, men of renown.

food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather s And God saw that the wickedness it to thee, and it shall be for food for of man was great in the earth, and that thee, and for them. every imaginarion of the thoughts of 22 Thus did Noah; according to all his heart was only evil continually,

that God commanded him, so did he. 6 And it repented the LORD that he

CHA P. VII. ved him at his heart.

thou, and all thy house into the 7 And the LORD said, I will defroy ark: for thee have I seen righteous beman, whom I have created, from the

face fore me in this generation. of the earth, both man and beast, and the 2. Of every clean beat thou shalt take creeping thing, and the fowls of the air : to thee by sevens, the male and his fefor it repentech me that I have made them. male : and of beasts that are not clean by

& But Noah found grace in the eyes of two, the male and his female. the LORD.

3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, These are the generations of Noah: the male and the female ; to keep feed Noah was a juft man and perfe& in his alive upon the face of all the earth. gerkrazioni, and Noah walked with God. 4 For yet seven days, and I will caule

10 And Noah bega: tkree fons, Shem, it to rain upon the earth forty days and Ham, and Japheth.

forty nights; and every living substance The earth also was corrupt before God, that I have made, will I defroy from off and the earth was filled with violence. the face of the earth.

12 And God looked upon the earth, and s And Noah did according unto all that behold, it was corrygt for all Aesh had the LORD commanded

him. Corrupted his way upon the earth. 6 And Noah was fix hundred years

13 And God said unto Noah, The end old when the floud of waters was upon of all Aeth is come before me, for the the earth. earch is filled with violence through .?? And Noah went in, and his fons, and them; and behold, I will destroy them his wife, and his fons wives with him into with the earth.

the ark, because of the waters of the floud. 14. Make thee an ark of Gopher 8 Of clean beafts, and of beafts that are wood: rooms Thalt thou make in the ark, notclean, and of fowls, and of every thing. and Malt pitch it within and without with that creeperh upon the earth,, pitch.

9 There went in two and two, unto is. And this is the fishion which thou Noah into the ark, the male and the fe. Azk pake it of; the length of the ark male, as God had commanded Noah. bali be three hundred cubits, the breadth 10 And it came to pass after seven days of it hfiy cubits, and the height of it that the waters of the floud were upon thirty cubit.

the earth. 16 A window Malt thou make to the 11 ( In the fix hundredth year of Noth, and in a cubit fhalt thou finish it a. ahs life, in the second month, the leven.. tove, and the door of the ark shalt thou teenth day of the month, the same day, ki in the hide thereof: with lower, le were all the fountains of the great deep cited, and third stories shalt thou make it. broken up, and the windows of heaven.

17. And behold, I, even I do bring a were opened. Bod of waters upon the earth, to destroy 12 And the rain was upon the earth all fixe, wherein is the breath of life, forty days and forty nights. fratti under heaven: and every thing that 13. In the self-fame day entred Noah;and win the earth thall die.

Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of 13 But with thee will

. I establish my Noah, and Noahs wife, and the three Irenant: and thou shalt come into the wives of his-Cons with them

into the ark :: ük, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, 14 They, and every beaft after his kinda, and thy fons wives with thee.

and all the caitel after their kind, and is And of every living thing of all every creeping thing that creeperh upon Seth, two of every fort shalt thou bring the earth after his kir:d, and every for 2560 the aiką, w keep them alive with. after his kind, every bird of every

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Is And they went in unto Noah into 9 But the dove found no reft for th the ark, two and two of all feth, where. fole of her foot, and she returned un in is the breath of life.

him into the ark: for the waters were o 16 And they that went in, went in male the face of the whole earth. Then he p and female of all Aesh, as God had com- forth his hand, and cook her, and pulle manded him; and she LORD thut him in. her in unto him into the ark.

17 And the floud was forty days upon 10 And he Atayed yet other seven day: the earth; and the waters increased, and and again he sent forth the dove out bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the arki the earth.

1 And the dove came in to him in th 18 And the waters prevailed, and were evening, and lo, in her mouth was a increased greatly upon the earth : and the olive-leaf pluckt off: So Noah kney ark went upon the face of the waters. that the waters were abated from off th

19 And the waters prevailed exceed- earth. ingly upon the earth , and all the high 12 And he fayed yet other seven day hills that were under the whole heaven and sent forth the dove; which returne were covered,

not again unto him any more. 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters 13 | And it came to pass in the fix hur prevail; and the mountains were covered. dredth and firft year, in the first month, th

21 And all felh died that moved upon firft day of the month, the waters wer the earth, both of fow), and of cattel, and dried up from off the earth : and Noa of beast, and of every creeping thing that removed the covering of the ark, an Greepeth upon the earth, and every man. looked, and behold the face of the groun

22 All in whose noftrils was the breath was dry. of life,of all that was in the dry land, died. 14 And in the second month, on the fi

33 And every living subftance was de- ven and twentieth day of the month, w: Atroyed, which was upon the face of the the earth dried. ground, both man, and cattel, and the Is And Gud spake unto Noah, saj creeping things, and the fowl of the hea- ing, vens and they were defroyed from the 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and th carth: and Noah only remained alive, wife, and thy fons, and thy fons wive and they that were with him in the ark. with thee,

24 And the waters prevailed upon the 17 Bring forth with thee every livin earth an hundred and.fifty days. thing that is with thee, of all Aeth, both CH A P. VIII.

fowl, and of catrel, and of every eyeepin Nd God remembred Noah, and eve thing that creepeth upon the earth, the shar mas with him in the ark : and God and be fruitful and multiplyupon the eart made a wind

to pass over the earth, and 18 And Noah went forth, and his son the waters afswaged.

and his wife, and his fons wives with him 2 The fountains also of the deep, and 19 Every beat, every creeping thing the windows of heaven were ftopped, and and every fowl, and whatsoever creeper she rain from Beaven was restrained. upon the earth, after their kinds wen

3. And the waters returned from off the forth out of the ark.; and after the end of 20 I And Noah builded an alcar unti the hundred and fifty days, the waters the LORD, and cook of every clean beaf were abated.

and of every clean fowl, and offere 49 And the ark refted in the seventh burnt-offerings on the altar. month, on the seventeenth day of the 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet fa month, upon che mountains of Ararat. vour ;, and the Lord said in his heart,

s And the waters decreased continually will not again curse the ground any mor until the tenth month: in the tenth month, for mans lakė ; for the imagination o on the first day of the month, were the mans heart is evil from his youth: nei tops of the mountains leen,

ther will I again smite any more ever! 6.4. And it came to pass at the end of thing living as I have done. Forty days, that Noah opened the window 22 While the earth remaineth, seed timi of the ark which he had made.

and harvest, and cold and heat, and sum 7 And he fent forth a raven which went mer and winter, and day and nighs bal forth to and fro, until the waters were not cease. dried up from off the earth.

CH A P. IX: 8. Allo he fent forth a dove from him, N: God blefiid Noah and his sons face of the ground.

multiply, and replenish the earth.

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Chap. x.

The generations of Noahi 2 And the fear of you, and the dread of 19 There are the three sons of Noah : you fall be upon every beast of the earth, and of them was the whole earth overand upon every fowl of the air, upon all spread.. that soveth upon the earth, and upon all 20 And Noah began to be an husbandthe Sithes of the fea; into your hand are man, and he planted a vineyard. tázy delivered.

21 And he drank of the wine, and was Every moving thing that liveth fall drunken, and he was uncovered within be meat for you ; even

as the green herb his tent. bare I given you all things:

22 And Ham the father of Canaan faw But Ale th with the life thereof, which the gakedness of his father, and told his is the blood thereof, shall you not eat. two brethren without.

$ And surely your blood of your lives 23 And Shem and Japheth took a gara will require : at the hand of every beast ment, and laid it upon both their thoul. will I require it, and at the hand of man, ders, and went backward, and covered: z the hand of every mans brother will I the nakedness of their father, and their require the life of man.

faces were backward, and they saw not 6 Wholo sheddeth mans blood, by man their fathers nakedness. itzll bis blood be thed; for in the image 24. And Noah awoke from his wine," of God made he man.

and knew what his younger son had done ? And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply, unto him. bring forth abundantly in the earth, and 25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan ;, zaltiply therein

servant of servants shall he be unto his And God spake unto Noah, and to brethren. Hissons with him, saying,

26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD And I, behold Ieftablish my covenant God of Shems and Canaan Thall be his with you, and with your feed after you ;

servant. 10 And with every living creature that 27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and he s with you, of the fowl, of the cattel, mall dwell in the tents of Shems, and and of every beart of the earth with you, Canaan shall be bis fervant. from all that go out of the drk, to every 28 . And Noah lived after the foud, bcast of the earth.

three hundred and fifty years, 11 And I will establish my covenant 29 And all the days of Noah were nine with you, neither Mall all flesh be cut off hundred and fifty years: and he died. any more by the waters of a floud : nei

CHAP. X. ther hall there any more be a floud to Ow there are the generations of the ettroy the earth. 1a And God said, This is the token of Japheth: and unto them were fons born the covenant which I make between me after the floud. and you, and every living creature that 2 The sons of Japherh , Gomer,, and w with you, foi perpetual generations: Magog, and Madai, and juvan, and Tus

!31 do let my bow in the cloud, and bal, and Mefhech, and Tiras. ir fall be for a token of a covenant be 3 And the sons of Gomer , Alkenas, tween me and the eartb.

and Riphath, and Togarmah. ?4 And it ihall come to pass, when I 4 And the sons of Javan; Elifah, and bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. tall be seen in the cloud :

s By there were the illes of the Gen. !, And will remember my covenant tiles divided in their lands ; every one af which is between me and you, and every ter his tongue, after their families, in kving creature of all fesh; and the wa- their nations in thall no more become a Houd to de 6 | And the fons of Ham ; Cush, and Eroy all Aeth.

Mizraim, and Phut, and Canaan. 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud; 7 And the fons of Cush ; Seba, and and I will look upon it, that I may re. Havilah, and Sabah, and Raamah, and Taember the everlaftingcovenant between Sabrecha : and the sons of Raamah SheGod and every living creature of all Aeth ba, and Dedan. that is upon the earth.

8 And Cuth begat Nimrod: he began 17 And God said unto Noah, This is to be a mighry one in the earth. the roken

of the covenant, which I have He was a mighry hunter before the Etablished between me, and all Aesh thac LORD: wherefore it is said, Even as Nimu upon the earth.

rod the mighty hunter before the LORD. 119 And the Cons of Noah that went 10 And the begioning of his kingdom faxin of the ask; were Shem, and Ham, was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, an ad lepketb : and Haps is the father. Calaeb, in the land of Shinar.

Gods covenant with man.


The generation

of Noah, II Out of that land went forth Asher, 3 And they said one to another, Go to, and builded Nineveh, and the city Re let us make brick, and burn them throughhoboth, and Calah,

ly. And they had brick for ftone, and 12 And Resen between Nineveh and slime had they for morter. Calah: the fame is a great city.

4. And they said, Go to, let us build us 13 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and a city and a tower, whose top may reach Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim, unto heaven, and let us make us a name,

14 And Pathrufim, and Cafluhim (out of left we be scattered abroad upon the face whom came Philiftim) and Caphtorim. of the whole earth.

13 And Canaan begat Sidon his s And the LORD came down to see the firft born, and Heth,

city and the tower, which the children of 16 And the Jebusite, and the Emorite, men builded. and the Girgafire,

6 And the LORD said, Behold, the peo17, and the Hivite, and the Arkite, ple is one, and they have all one language; and the Sinire,

and this they begin to do: and now no. 18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, thing will be refrained from them, which and the Hamathite: and afterward were they have imagined to do. the families of the Canaanites spread 7 Go to, let us go down, and there con: abroad.

found their language, that they may not 19 And the border of the Canaanites understand one anothers speech. was from Sidon, as thou comeft to Gerar, 8 So the Lord scattered them abroad unto Gazz ; as thou goeft unro Sodom from thence upon the face of all the earth and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zebo- and they left off to build the city. im, even unto Lafhah.

9 Therefore is the name of it called Ba, 20 These are the fons of Ham, after bei

, because the LORD did there confound their families, after their tongues, in their the language of all the earth; and from countries, and in their nations.

thence did the LORD scatter them abroad 21 Unto Shem also the father of all upon the face of all the earth. the children of Eber, the brother of Ja. 10 These are the generations of Shem pheth the elder, even to him were chil. Shem was an hundred years old, and dren born

begat Arphaxad two years after the 22 The children of Shem Elam, and Aoud. Ashur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. ii And Shem lived after he begat Ar

23 And the children of Aram ; Uz, phaxad five hundred years, and begat son and Hul, and Gether, and Mah.

and daughters. 24 And Arphaxad begat Salah 12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty Sslah begat Eber.

years, and begat Salah. 25 And unto Eber were born two fons: 13 And Arphaxad lived after he bega the name of one was Peleg, for in his Salah four hundred and three years, ane days was the earth divided, and his bro- begat sons and daughters thers name was Joktan.

14 And Salah lived thirty years, ano 26 And Joktón begat Almodad, and begat Eber. Sheleph, and Huzarmaveth, and Jerah, is And Salah lived after he begat Ebe

27 And Hadoram, and Uzal,and Diklah, four hundred and three years, and bega 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, fons and daughters. 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: 16 And Eber lived four and thirty years all the fe were the fons of Joktan.

and begat Peleg. 30 And their dwelling

was from Mesha, 17 And Eber lived after he begat Pele as thou goeft usto Sephar a mount of the four hundred and thirty years, and bega eaft,

fons and daughters. 31 These are the fons of Shem, after 18 And Peleglived thirty years, and be their families, after their tongues, in their gat Reu. lands, after their nations.

19 And Peleg lived after he begat Re 32 These are the families of the sons of iwo hundred and nine years, and bega Noah, after their generations, in their na- sons and daughters. tions : and by these were the nations di 20 And Reu lived two and thirty year vided in the earth after the foud. and begat Serug С НА Р. XI.

21 And Reu lived after he begat Serve guageand of one speech. fons and daughters. 2 And it came to pass as they journeyed 22 And Serug lived thirty years, an om the east, that they found a plain in the begat Nahor.

sof Shinas; and obey dweli ibere. 23 And Serug lived after he begat Na


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ed his tent, having Beth-el on the west, 24. And Nahor lived nine and twenty and Hai on the eaft: and there he builded years, and begat Terah.

an altar unto the LORD, and called upon as And Nahor lived after he begat Te the name of the LORD. rah an hundred and nineteen years, and 9 And Abram journeyed, going on begat sons and daughters.

till, toward the south. 26 And Terah lived seventy years, and 10 I And there was a famine in the begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran. land: and Abram went down into Egyp:

37. Now these are the generations of to sojourn there, for the famine was grie. Terih: Terah begat Abram, Nahor, and vous in the land. Haran; and Haran begat Lot.

11 And it came to pass, when he was 28 And Haran died

before his father come near to enter into Egypt, that he said Terah in the land of his nativity, in Ur unto Sarai his wife, Behold, now I know of the Chaldees.

that thou art a fair woman to look upon. 29 And Abram and Nahor took them 12 Therefore it hall come to pass, wives: the name of Abrams wife was when the Egyptians fall see thee, that Sarai; and the name of Nahors wife, they shall say, This is his wife : and they Milcah the daughter of Haran, the father will kill me, but they will save thee alive. of Milcah, and the father of Iscah. 13. Say, I pray thee, thou art my fifter:

30 But Sarai was barren, the had no that it may be well with me for thy lake, child.

and my soul fall live because of thee. 31 And Terah took Abram his son, and 14 | And it came to pass, that when ALorthe son of Haran his sons fon, and Sarai bram was come into Egypt, the Egyptians his daughter in law, his son Abrams

wife, beheld

the woman, that she was very fair, and they went forch with them from Ur 15 The princes also of Pharaoh saw her, of the Chaldees, to go into the land of Ca. and commended her before Pharaoh : and rean, and they came unto Haran, and the woman was taken into Pharaohs house. dwelt there.

16 And he entreated Abram well for 32 And the days of Terah were two her fake: and he had theep, and oxen, and hundred and five years : and Terah died he-asses, and men-fervants, and maid.ler. in Haran.

vants, and the-affes, and camels. CHA P. XII.

17 And the LORD plagued Pharaoh, and Tow the LORD had said unto Abram, his house with great

plagues, because of Ger from thy kindred, and from thy fathers 18 And Pharaoh called Abram, and house, unto a land that I will shew thee. faid, What is this ibat thou hoft done un

2 And I will make of thee a great na- to me? Why didft thou not tell me that tion, and I will bless thee, and make thy she was thy wife? Nine great, and thou shalt be a blefling. 19 Why faidi thou, She is my fifter ?

* And I will bless them that bless thee, so I might have taken her to me to wife : and arse him that curleih ehee : and in now therefore beboldtby wife, take her, abee shall all families ofthe earth be ble fled. and go thy way.

4 So Abram departed, as the LORD had 20 And Pharaoh commanded his men spoken unto him, and Lot went with him: concerning him; and they sent him away, And Abram das feventy and five years and his wife, and all tjat he had. old when he departed out of Haran.

CHA P. XIII. And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Nd Abram went up out of Egypt, he tence that they had gathered, and the and Lot with him, into the south. fals that they had gotten in Haran 3. and 2 And Abram was very rich in cattel, they went forth to go into the land of in filver, and in gold. Cataan, and into the land of Canaan they 3 And he went on his journeys from

the south, even to Beth el, un.o the place 6 And Abram passed through the where his tent had been at the beginning, land unto the place of Sichem, unto che between Beth-el, and Hai, plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite was 4 Unto the place of the altar, which he then in the land.

had made there at the first: and there A7 And the LORD appeared unio Abram, bram called on the name of the LORD. sd said, Vato toy leed will I give this s 9 And Lor also which went with A: land: aid there builded he an altar unto bram had flocks, and herds, and tents. the LORD, wCo aspeared unto him. 6 And the land was not able to o

& And be sentcYcd from thence unto a them, that they might dwell togeth,

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