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3 And his soul clave unto Dinah the came unto the gate of their city, and com daughter of Jacob, and he loved the dam- muned with the men of their city, saying fel, and spake kindly unto the damsel. 21 These men are peaceable with us

4 And Shechem (pake unto his father therefore let them dwell in the land, an Mamor, saying, Get me this damsel to trade therein, for the land, behold it i wife,

large enough for them: let us take thei s And Jacob heard that he had defled daughters to us for wives, and let us giv Dinah his daughter (now his fons were them our daughters. with his cattel in the field: ) and Jacob 22 Only herein will the men conser held his peace until they were come.

unto us, for to dwell with us, to be on 6 I And Hamor the father of She- people, if every male among us be ci chem went out unto Jacob to commune cumcised, as they are circumcised. with him.

23 Shall not their catcel, and their ful 7 And the sons of Jacob came out of france, and every beat of theirs be our the field when they heard it, and the men only let us consent unto them, and the were grieved, and they were very wroth: will dwell with us. because he had wrought folly in Israel,

24 And unto Hamor and unto Sh im lying with Jacobs daughter, which chem his son hearkned all that went of thing ought not to be done.

of the gate of his city: and every ma 8 and Hamor communed with them, was circumcised, all ihat went out of ti faying, The soul of my son Shechem long- gate of his city. ech for your daughter: I pray you give

25 I And it came to pass on the thi: her him to wife.

day when they were fore, that two 9 And make ye marriages with us, and the sons of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, D give your daughters unco us, and take nahs brethren, took each man his swor our daughters unto you.

and came upon the city boldly, and fle 10 And ye shall dweli with us: and all the males. the land shall be before you ; dwell and 26 And they New Hamor and Sh trade you therein, and get you poffeffi- chem his son with the edge of the swor ons therein

and took Dinah out of Shechems houi !! And Shechem said unto her father, and went out. and unto her brethren, Let me find grace

27 The sons of Jacob came upon t1 in your eyes, and what ye shall say unto pain, and spoiled the city, because th me, I will give.

had defiled their fifter. 12 Ask me never so much dowiy. and 28 They took their sheep, and the gift, and I will give according as ye mall oxen,and their alles and chat which nous fay unto me :: but give me the damsel to the city, and that which was in the fiel wife.

29 And all their wealth, and all the 13. And the sons of Jacob answered little ones, and their wives took the Shechem and Hamor his father deceit. captive, and fpoiked even all that no Sully, and said, (because he had defiled in the house. Dinah their fitor)

30 And Jacob laid to Simeon and I 14 And they said unto them, We can vi, Ye have troubled me to make me sot do this thing, to give our fifter to ftink among the inhabitants of the lan one that is uncircumciled: for that were arrongst the Canaanites, and the Peri areproach unto us.

zites: and I being few in number, the is But in this will we consent unto Thall gather themíelves together agair you: If ye will be as we be, that every me, and nay me, and I Thall be destro male of you be circumcised,

ed, I and my house. 16. Then will we give our daughters. 31 And they said, Should he deal wit unto you, and we will take your daugh our fifter as with an harlot ? ters to us, and we will dwell with you,

CHA P. XXXV. and we will become one people.

Nd God said unro Jacob, Arile, e 17 But if ye will not hearken unto us, to be circumcised; then will we take our make there an altar unto God, that a daughter, and we will be gone.

peared unto thee, when thou fledde 18 And ibeir words pleased Hamor, from the face of Esau thy brother. and Shechem Hamors fon.

2 Then Jacob said unto his houfhol 19 And the young man de ferred not to and to all that were with him, Put aw do the things becaufe he had delight in the Atrange gods that are among you, ac Jacobs davghrer : and he was more ho. be clean, ard change your garments : Biourable than all the house of his father.. 3 And let us arise, and go up to Beth-e

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o antwered me in the day of my di. 21 And 'Israel journeyed and spread frels, and was with me in the way his cent beyond the towre of Edar. which I went.

22 And ir came to pass when Israel 4 And they gave unto Jacob all the dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and ftrange gods which were in their hand, lay with Bilhah his fathers concubine : and all their ear-sings which were in their and Israel heard it. Now the sons of ent; and Jacob hid them under the oak Jacob were twelve. which was by Shechem.

23 The sons of Leah , Reuten Jacobs $ And they journeyed: and the terrour fif born, and Simeon, and Levi, and of God was upon the cities that were Judah, and ifsachar, and Zebulun. roand about them, and they did not pur 24 The sons of Rachel, Joseph, and fue after the cons of Jacob.

Benjamin 6 $ So Jacob came to Luz, which is in 25 And the sons of Bihah, Rachels the land of Canaan (that is Berh-el) he hand.maid ; Dan and Naphtali and all the people that were with bim. 26 And the sons of 'Zilpah, Leahs hand

7 And he built there an altar, and call- maid ; Gad and Ather. These are the ed the place El beth el : because there fons of Jacob, which were born to him God appeared unto him, when he fed in Padan-aram. from the face of his brother.

27 I And Jacob came unto Isaac his & But Deborah Rebekahs nurse died, father unto Mamre, unto the city of Arand the was buried beneath Beth-el, un bah (which is Hebron) where Abrabam der an oak ; and the name of it was call- and Ifaac fojourned. ed Allon bachuth.

28 And the days of Isaac were an hun 99 And God appeared unto Jacob dred and fourscore years. again, when he came out of Padan-aram ; 29 And Ifaac gave up the ghost and atid blefied him.

died, and was gathered un o his people, 10 And God said unto him, Thy name being old and full of days : and his sons Jacob: thy name shall not be called Elau and Jacob buried him, ay more jacob, but Ifrael shall be thy

CHA P. XXXVI. name, and he called his name Ifrael.

Ow these are the generations of Almighty ; be fruitful and multiply, a 2 Elau took his wives of the daughNatisa and a company of nations shall ters of Canaan; Adah the daughter of be of thee : and kings Thall come out of Elon the Hittite, and Aholibamah the tby boys.

daughter of Anah the daughter of 2112 And the land which I gave Abra- beon the Hivite : ham and liasc, to thee I will give it, and 3 And Bathemath Ithmaels daughters. othy leed after thee will I give the land. Gifter of Nebajoth.

13 Add God went up from him, in the 4. And Adah bare to Elau, Eliphaz : place where he talked with him. and Bathemath bare Reuel.

14 And Jacob set up a pillar in the 5: And Aholibamah bare Jeufh, and place where he talked with hin, even Jaalam and Korah : These are the ions or a pillar of ftone: and he poured a drink. Erau, which were born unto him in the fering thereon, and he poured oyl land of Canaan. Dereon.

6 And Efau took his wives and his fons, 15 And Jacob called the name of the and his daughters, and all the persons of his place where God spake with him,Beth-el. house, and his catcel, and all his beafts, and 55 9 And they journeyed from Beth- all his substance, which he had got in the el: and there was but a little way to land of Canaan; and went into the couna tome - Ephrath : and Rachel travailed, try from the face of his brother Jacob. cd be had hard labour.

7 For their riches were more than thao ? And it came to pase when he was in they might dwell together : and the land kard labour, that the midwife said unto wherein

they were strangers, could not her, Fear not, thou shalt have this son also. bear them, because of their carrel.

18 and it came to pass as her soul was 8 Thus dwelt Efau in mount Seir: in departing (for the died) that she called Erau is Edom. tais nene Benoni : but his father called 9 And these are the generations of berman Benjamin

Efau the father of the Edomitesz.in mount 19 And Rachel died, and was buried in Seir. the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem. 1o These are the names of Efau's fons z

is And j.cob fer a pillar upon her Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife of Eraz arve: that is the pillar of Rachele grave. Reuel the son of Bafbemach she wit ko ibis day,

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Il And the sons of Eliphaz were Te 30 Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke Diman, Omar, Zepho,and Gattam,and Kenaz. than; these are the dukes that came of Ho

12, And Timna was concubine to Eliphaz ri, among their dukes in the land of Seir. Esau's lon; and the bare to Eliphaz Ama 31. And these arethe kings that reigo. lek : thele were the fons of Adah Elau's ed in the land of Edom, before there reignwife,

ed any king over the children of Israel. 13 And there are the sons of Reuel ; 32 And Bela the son of Beor reigned in Nahath and Zerah, Shommah, and Miz. Edom; and the name of his city Do as Dinzah: these were the sons of Bathemath, habah. Elau's wife.

33 And Bela died, and Jobab the son 14 9 And these were the fons of Aho. of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. libamah, the daughter of Anah,the daugh 34 And Jobab died, and Hufham of the ter cf z. beon Elau's wife : and me bare land of Temani reigned in his stead. to Esau, Jeunh, and Jaalam, and Korah. 35 And Hulham died, and Hadad che

15 & There were dukes of the sons of son of Bedad (who (mote Midian in the Erau: the fons of Eliphaz the first born field of Moab) reigned in his fead; and Son of Efau ; duke Teman, duke Omar, the name of his city was Avith. duke Zepho, duke Kenaz,

36 And Hadad died, and Samlah of 16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and duke Mafrekah reigned in his stead. Amalek : There are the dukes that came 37 And Samlah died, and Saul of Re. of Eliphaz, in the land of Edom : these hoboth by the river reigned in his Atead. were the fons of Adah.

38 And Saul died, and Baal- banan the 17 And these are the sons of Reuel fon of Achbor reigned in his dead. Efau's lon ; duke Nahath, duke Zerah, 39 And Baal hanan the son of Achbor duke Shammah, duke Mizzah. These are died, and Hadar reigned in his stead : and the dukes that came of Reuel, in the land the name of his city, was Pau; and his of Edom: these are the sons of Bathemath wifes name was Meherabel, the daughter Elau's wife.

of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab. 18 ( And these are the sons of Aholiba 40 And there are the names of the mah Elau's wife ; duke Jeush, duke Jaalam, dukes that came of Efau, according to duke Korah: these were the dukes that their families, after their places, by their come of Aholibamah the daughter of Anah names; duke Timnah, duke Alvah, duke Eru's wife.

Jetheth, 19 These are the sons of Elau (who is 41 Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Edom) and there are their dukes. Pinon,

20 I These are the sons of Seir the Ho 42 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke rite, who inhabited the land; Lotan, and Mibzar, Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah,

43 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram: these be 21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and Disan: the dukes of Edom, according to the ir hathese are the dukes of the Horites, the birations, in the land of their poffeffions ; children of Sair in the land of Edom. he is Efau the father of the Edomites. 22 And the children of Lotan were Hori,

CHA P. XXXVII. and Heman: and Lorans fifter was Timna. Nd Jacob dwelt in the land where

23. And the children of Shobal were thele; Alvan, and Manahath, and Ebal, land of Canaan. Shepho, and Onam.

2 These are the generations of Jacob; 27 end there are the children of Zibe- Joseph being seventeen years old, was fecd

both Ajah, and Anah: this was that. ing the flock with his brethren, and the Allah that found the mules in the wilder- lad was with the fons of Bilhah, and with ness, as he fed the afles of Zibe on his father. the sons of Zilpah his fathers wives : and

25 And the children of Anah were Joseph brought unto his father their evil these; Dinon, and Aholibamah the daugh- report. ter or Anah.

3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than 26 And these are the children of Di- all his children, because he was the son of fon; Hemdan, and Elhban, and Ithran, his old age: and he made him a coat of and Cheron.

many colours, 27 The children of Ezer are there s Bil 4 And when his brethren law that their han, and Zaavan, and Achan.

father loved him more than all his bre28 Ttie children of Diman are these; thren, they hated him, and could not Uz, ard Aron.

speak peaceably unto him. 29 There are the dukes that came of the s! And Joseph dreamed a dream, and Horites ; duke Loran, duke Shobal, duke he told is his brethren; and they hated beon, duk: Arch.

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Tald by his brethren. 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray him ; that he might rid him out of their you, this dream which I have dreamed. hands, to deliver him to his father again.

7 For behold, we were binding theaves 23 And it came to pass when Joseph in the field, and lo, my fheaf arose, and was come unto his brethren, that they alio food uprights and behold your stript Joseph out of his coat, his coat of theaves stood round about, and made obei- many colours that was on him. fance co my sheaf.

24 And they took him, and cast him in8 And his brethren said unto him, to a pit : and the pit was empty, there was Shalt thou indeed reign over us? or fhalt no water in it. thou indeed have dominion over us? and 25 And they sat down to eat bread: they hated him yet the more for his dreams, and they lift up their eyes, and looked, and for his words.

and behold, a company of Ihmeelites came & And he dreamed yet another dream, from Gilead, with their camels bearing and cold it his brethren, and said, Behold, spicery, and balm, and myrrhe, going to I bave dreamed a dream more, and behold, carry it down to Egypt. the son, and the moon, and the eleven 26 And Judah said unto his brethren, ftars inade obeisance to me.

What profit is it if we Nay our brother, 10 And he told it to his father, and to and conceal his blood ? his brethren : and his father rebuked him, 27. Come, and let us sell him to the I thie and said unto him, what is this dream that meelites, and let not our hand be upon thou haft dreamed? Shall I and thy mo- him , for he is our brother, and our filen: ther, and thy brethrenindeed come to bow and his brethren were content. down curselves to thee to the earth? 28 Then there paffed by Midianites mer.

11 And his brethren envied him : but chant-men, and they drew and life up for his father observed the saying.

feph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the 12 And his brethren went to feed ismeelites for twenty pieces of filver: and their fathers fock in Shechem.

they brought Joseph into Egypt. 1} And Israel said unto Joseph, Do not 29 And Reuben returned unto the thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem ? pit; and behold, Joseph was not in the Come, and I will send thee unto them, pit : and he rent his cloaths. And he said unto him, Here am I.

30 And, he returned unto his brethren, 14 And he said to him, Go, I pray thee, and said, The child is not; and I, whither fre whecher it be well with thy brethren, shall I go? and well with the flocks, and bring me 31. And they took Josephs coat,and kill: Ford again. So he sent him out of the vale ed a kid of the goars, and dipped the coat of Hebron, and he came to Shechem. in the blood

is | And a certain man found him, 32 And they sent the coat of many ccand behold, he was wandring in the field: lours, and they brought it to their father and the man asked him, laying, What and said, This have we found: know now leckeft thou ?

whether it be thy fons coat or no. 16 And he said, I seek my brethren: 33 And he knew it, and said, It is my tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their fons coat; an evil beat hath devoured him:

Joseph is without doubt rent in pieces. 17 And the man said, They are depart. 34 And Jacob rent his cloaths, and out ed hence: for I heard them fay, Let us fackcloth upon his loyns, and mourned for go to Doshan. And Joseph went after his his son many days. brethren, and found them in Dothan. 35 And all his sons, and all his daugh18. And when they saw him afar off, ters rofe up to comfort him, but he refused even before he came near unto them, they to be comforted; and he faid, For I will confpired against him, to slay him. go down into the grave unto my son

19 And they said one to another, Be- mourning: Thus his father wept for him. hold, this dreamer cometh.

36 And the Midianites fold him into 20 Come now therefore, and let us Diy Egypt unto Potiphar, an offi:er of Pha. him, and coft bim into some pit ; and we raohs, and captain of the guard. will say, Some evil bealt hath devoured

CHAP. XXXVIII.

Nd it came to , of his dreams. 21 And Reuben heard it, and he deli tren, and turned in to a certain Adulpered him out of their hands, and said, lamite where name was dirah. Let us not kill him.

2 And Judah la v there a daughter of a 22 And Reuben said unto them, Shed certain Canaanite, whose name was Shoes no blood, tur calt him into this wit that is ah; and he took ker, and went in li in the wilderness, and lay ro hand upon to her,

flocks.

km: and we thall see what will become A Nadah wene down from his bre

3 And the conceived and bare a fon; of his friend the Adullamite, to recei and he called his name Er.

his pledge from the womans hand : E 4 And Me conceived again, and bare a he found her not. fon; and the called his name Onan. 21 Then he asked the men of that pla.

s And the yet again conceived, and saying, Where is the harlot that was ope bare a son ; and called his name Shelah: ly by the way-side? And they said, The and he was at Chezib, when the bare him. was no harlot in this place.

6 And Judah took a wife for Er his fiift 22 And he returned to Judah, and fai born, whose name was Tamar.

I cannot find her ; and allo the med 7 And Er, Judahs firf-born was wick- the place said, that there was no harlot ed in the fight of the LORD ; and the this place. LORD New him.

23 And Judah laid, Let her take it 8 And Judah faid unto Onan, Go in her, left we be shamed: behold, I se unto thy brothers wife, and marry her, this kid, and thou haft not found her. and raise up seed to :hy brother

24. And it came to pass about thri 9 And Onan krew that the seed should morths after, that it was told Judab, sa not be his : and it came to pass when he ing, Tamar thy daughter in law hath'pla went in unto his brothers wife, that he ed the harlot; and also behold, she is wi Spilled it on the ground, left that he Mould child by whoredom : and Judah faj give feed to his brother,

Bring her forth, and let her be burnt. 10 And the thing which he did, difplea 25 When she was brought forth, the fe fed the Lord: wherefore he New him alfo. to her fa her in law, saying, By the m

in Then said Judah to Tamar his daugh- whose these are, am I with child : and I ter in law, remain a widow at thy fathers said, Discern, I pray thee, whose are the house, till Shelah my son be grown; (for the fignet, and bracelets, and ftaff he said, Left peradventure he die allo as 26 Andjidah acknowledged them, ai his brethren did :) and Tamar went and said, She hath been more righteous thi dwelt in her fathers house.

l; because that I gave her not to Shel 124 And in process of time, the daugh. my son: and he knew her again no moi ter of Shuahjudabs wife died; and Judah 27 9 And it came to pass in the time was comforted, and went up unto his her trawail

, that behold twins were in h Theep-shearers to Timnath, he and his womb. friend Hirah the Adullamite.

28 And it came to pass when the tr 13 And it was told Tamar, saying, Be. Yailed, that the one put cut his hand, ai hold, thy father in law goeth up ro. Tim- the midwife took and bound upon i nach to Tear his seep.

hand a scarlet thread, saying, This car 14 And the put her widows garments our first. off from her, and covered her with a veil, 29 And it came to pass as he drew bay and wrapped her felf, and fat in an open his hand, that behold, his brother can place, which is by the way to Timnath: out; and the faid, How haft thou broka for the law that Shelah was grown, and forth? this breach be upon thee : tber he was not given unto him to wife, fore his came was called Pharez.

Is When Judah saw her, he thought 30 And afterward came out his broth her to be an biarlot; because she had co. that had the scarlet thread upon his han vered her face.

and his name was called Zarah. 16 And he turned unto her by the way,

CHA P. XXXIX. and said, Go to, I pray thee, let me come Nd, Joseph was brought down in unto thee ( for he knew not that me Was his daughter in law ? And she said, Pharaoh, captain of the guard, and Eg What wilt thou give me that thou mayeft prian, bought him of the hands of the it come in unto me?

meelites, which had brought him dow 17 And he said, I will send thee a kid thither. from the flock: And she said, Wile thou 2 And the LORD was with Joseph, ar give me a pledge, till thou send ii ? he was a prosperous man: and he was

18 And he said, What pledge mall ! the house of his master the Egyprian. give thee? And Me said, Thy signer, and 3 And his master faw that the LOR shy bracelets, and ihy taff that is in thine was with him, and that the LORD ma hand, and he gave it her, and came in all that he did to prosper in his hand. unto her, and the conceived hy him. 4 And Joseph found grace in his figh

19 And she arose and went away, and and he served him: and he made hi laid by her veil from her, and put on the overseer over his house, and all that ments of her widowhood.

had, he put into his hand. .And Judah fent the kid by the hand $. And it came to pass from the ti

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