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B. C. 2348.
c Job 22.35-17.
of the spirit with thee.
3 a savour
of rest. m Le.1.9.
Noah's Sacrifice. ark went upon the face of the waters.
13 And it came to pass, in the six hun19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly
dredth and first year, in the first month, the upon the earth; " and all the high hills, that a Job 12.15. first day of the month, the waters were dried were under the whole heaven, were cover
up from off the earth: and Noah removed ed.
the covering of the ark, and looked, and, 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters
behold, the face of the ground was dry. prevail; and the mountains bwere covered. Jer.3.23. 14 And in the second month, on the 21 And all flesh died that moved upon
seven and twentieth day of the month, was the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and
the earth dried. of beast, and of every creeping thing that
15 And God spake unto Noah, saying, creepeth upon the earth, and every man:
16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy 22 All in whose nostrils was · the breath the breath wife, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives of life, of all that was in the dry land, died. of life. 23 And every living substance was de
17 Bring forth with thee every living stroyed which was upon the face of the
thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both of ground, both man, and cattle, and the creep
fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping ing things, and the fowl of the heaven; and
thing that creepeth upon the earth; that they were destroyed from the earth: and they may breed abundantly in the earth, Noah only remained alive, and they that
and be fruitful, and multiply upon the earth. were with him in the ark.
e Ez.14.14,20. 18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, 24 And I the waters prevailed upon thema.3.17,18. and his wife, and his sons' wives with him: earth an hundred and fifty days.
19 Every beast, every creeping thing, CHAP. VIII.
and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth ND God 8 remembered Noah, and 2 families. upon the earth, after their 2 kinds, went every living thing, and all the cat-i Ex.14.21.
forth out of the ark. tle that was with him in the ark: and God Le.11. 20 And Noah builded an altar unto the
k Prov.8.28. made a wind i to pass over the earth; and 7 Job 38.37. LORD; and took of i every clean beast, the waters assuaged;
and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt2 The fountains k also of the deep, and
offerings on the altar. the windows? of heaven, were stopped ;)" 18.65.5. 21 And the LORD smelled a
sweet saand the rain from heaven was restrained;
vour: m and the LORD said in his heart, I 3 And the waters returned from off the n c.3.17. will not again curse the ground any more earth 4 continually: and after the end of
for man's sake; 5 for the imagination of
4 in going and the hundred and fifty days the waters were returning: man's heart is evil from his youth: neither abated.
sor, though. will I again P smite any more every thing 4 And the ark rested, in the seventh Job15.14. living, as I have done. month, on the seventeenth day of the
22 While 6 the earth remaineth,' seedmonth, upon the mountains of Ararat. I p c.9.11, 15. time and harvest, and cold and heat, and
6 as yet all 5 And the waters 7 decreased continual the days of summer and winter, and day and night, ly until the tenth month: in the tenth
shall not cease. month, on the first day of the month, were 18.51.9.
Je.33.20,25. the tops of the mountains seen. 6 And it came to pass, at the end of going and and said unto them,' Be fruitful, and
decreasing. forty days, that Noah opened - the win- s c.6.16. multiply, and replenish the earth. dow of the ark which he had made:
2 And the fear of you, u and the dread ✓ And he sent forth a raven, which went u Ps.8.6. of you, shall be upon every beast of the forth 8 to and fro, until the waters were
earth, and upon every fowl of the air, dried up from off the earth.
8 in going
upon all that moveth upon the earth, and
forth and 8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, to
upon all the fishes of the sea: into your see if the waters were abated from off the
hand are they delivered. face of the ground:
3 Every " moving thing that liveth shall 9 But the dove found no rest for the sole Ac.10.12,14. be meat for you; even as the w of her foot, and she returned unto him into 2009m.4.3,1. have I given you * all things. the ark; for the waters were on the face i Rom.14.3. 4 But flesh y with the life thereof, which of the whole earth. Then he put forth his
is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat. hand, and took her, and ' pulled her in
5 And surely your blood of your lives unto him into the ark.
will I require; at the hand of every beast. 10 And he stayed yet other seven days, and
will I require it, * and at the hand of man; again he sent forth the dove out of the ark:
at the hand of every man's brother will I 11 And the dove came in to him in the
require the life of man. evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an a Lev.24.17. 6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood," by man olive-leaf, pluckt off. So Noah knew that 65.1.235,6,32. shall his blood be shed: 0 for in the image the waters were abated from off the earth.
of God made he man. 12 And he stayed yet other seven days,
7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply; and sent forth the dove, which returned
bring forth abundantly in the earth, and not again unto him any more.
12 multiply therein.
the earth. 9 Je.51.27.
7 were in
God's Covenant with Noah
The Generations of Noah. 8 And God spake unto Noah, and to his B. C. 2348. Canaan shall be his servant. sons with him, saying,
28 And Noah lived after the flood three 9 And I, behold, I establish a my covenant a ver.11,17.
hundred and fifty years. with you, and with your seed after you;
29 And all the days of Noah were nine 10 And with every living creature that
hundred and fifty years: and he died. is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and
CHAP. X. of every beast of the earth with you; from
COW these are the generations of the all that go out of the ark, to every beast
sons of Noah; Shem, Ham, and Jaof the earth:
pheth: and unto them were sons born after 11 And I will establish my covenant with
the flood. you; neither shall all flesh be cut off any
2 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and more by the waters of a flood; neither
Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tushall there any more be a' flood to destroy - 2 Pet.3.7. bal, and Meshech, and Tiras. the earth.
3 And the sons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, 12 And God said, This is the token dofi or, as scme and Riphath, and Togarmah. the covenant which I make between me
4 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and and you, and every living creature that is e Jer.2.10. Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. 1
Zeph.2.11. with you, for perpetual generations:
5 By these were the isles e of the Gen13 Í do set my bow in the cloud, and its Ezek.1.28. tiles divided in their lands; every one after shall be for a token of a covenant between Rev.18.104.22.168. his tongue, after their families, in their me and the earth.
nations. 14 And it shall come to pass, when I
6 And the sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizbring a cloud over the earth, that the bow
raim, and Phut, and Canaan. shall be seen in the cloud:
7 And the sons of Cush; Seba, 8 and 15 And * I will remember my covenant, i Le.26.42,45. Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and which is between me and you, and every liv- Deut.2: Sabtecha: and the sons of Raamah; Sheba ing creature of all flesh; and the waters shall Neh.9.32. and Dedan. no more become a flood to destroy all flesh.
8 And Cush begat Nimrod; he began 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud;
to be a mighty one in the earth: and I will look upon it, that I may remem- ; Mi.7.2. 9 He was a mighty hunter i before the ber * the everlasting covenant between * c.17.13,19; Lord: : wherefore it is said, Even as NimGod and every living creature of all flesh
rod the mighty hunter before the LORD. that is upon the earth.
10 And the beginning of his kingdom 17 And God said unto Noah, This is the 2 Gr.Babylon. was 2 Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and token of the covenant, which I have estab out into As. Calneh, in the land of Shinar. lished between me and all flesh that is upon
syria. 11 Out of that land 3 went forth Asshur,
4 or, the streets the earth.
of the city
and builded Nineveh, and 4 the city Re18 And the sons of Noah, that went forth C.10.1,6. hoboth, and Calah, of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Ja-m c.10.32. 12 And Resen, between Nineveh and pheth: and'Ham is the father of 5 Canaan.
Calah: the same is a great city. 19 These are the three sons of Noah: m Deut.20.6. 13 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and and of them was the whole earth overspread. Prov.24.30. Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtubim, 20 And Noah began to be an husband
14 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim (out man, and he planted a ' vineyard: p Prov.20.1., of whom came Philistim,) and Caphtorim. 21 And he drank of the wine, P and was
15 And Canaan begat 6 Sidon his firstdrunken; and he was uncovered within his
born, and Heth, tent.
q Hab.2.15. 16 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, 22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw
and the Girgasite, I the nakedness of his father, ' and told
17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and his two brethren without.
Ob.12, 13. 23 And Shem and Japheth took a gar
18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, ment, and laid it upon both their shoul
and the Hamathite: and afterward were the ders, and went backward, s and covered s Ex.20.12. families of the Canaanites spread abroad. the nakedness of their father; and their
19 And the border of the Canaanites faces were backward, and they saw not c.15.18,21; was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar,
Nu.34.2,12. their father's nakedness.
unto Gaza; ? as thou goest unto Sodom, 24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and Azzah. and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, knew what his younger son had done unto
even unto Lasha. him:
20 These are the sons of Ham, after their
Jos.9.23,27. 25 And he said, “ Cursed be Canaan; a Ju.1.28,30. families, after their tongues, in their counservant of servants shall he be unto his
8 or, servant tries, and in their nations. brethren.
21 Unto Shem also, the father of all the 26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God Eph.2.13.
som persuade children of Eber, the brother of Japheth of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.
the elder, even to him were children born. 27 God shall enlarge 9 Japheth,' and he
22 The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshall dwell in the tents of Shem; and 13 shur, and 10 Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram
The Confusion of Tongues.
The Call of Abram. 23 And the children of Aram; Uz, and B. C. 2233. Salah four hundred and three years, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash.
begat sons and daughters. 24 And Arphaxad begat · Salah; and Shelah. 14 And Salah lived thirty years, and Salah begat Eber.
begat Eber: 25 And unto Eber a were born two sons; a 1 Ch.1.19. 15 And Salah lived after he begat Eber the name of one was Peleg; for in his 2 i.e. division, four hundred and three years, and begat days was the earth divided; and his broth
sons and daughters. er's name was Joktan.
16 And Eber lived four and thirty years, 26 And Joktan begat Almodad, and 3 Luke 3.35, and begat 3 Peleg: Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,
17 And Eber lived after he begat Peleg 27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah,
four hundred and thirty years, and begat 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba,
sons and daughters. 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab:
18 And Peleg lived thirty years, and all these were the sons of Joktan.
begat Reu: 30 And their dwelling was from Mesha, as
19 And Peleg lived after he begat Reu thou goest unto Sephar, a mount of the east.
two hundred and nine years, and begat 31 These are the sons of Shem, after
sons and daughters. their families, after their tongues, in their
20 And Reu lived two and thirty years,
4 Luke 3.35, lands, after their nations.
and begat 4 Serug: 32 These are the families of the sons of
21 And Reu lived after he begat Serug Noah, after their generations, in their
two hundred and seven years, and begat nations: and by these were the nations
sons and daughters. divided in the earth after the flood.
22 And Serug lived thirty years, and CHAP. XI.
begat Nahor: 5 5 lip. 23 And Serug lived after he begat Na
6 words. language, and of one 6 speech.
hor two hundred years, and begat sons and 2 And it came to pass, as they journeyed
daughters. from the east, that they found a plain in 7 or,eastward. 24 And Nahor lived nine and twenty the land of Shinar; and they dwelt there. 8 Luke 3.34, years, and begat Terah:
3 And they said one to another, Go to, • a man said 25 And Nahor lived after he begat Terah let us make brick, and 10 burn them tho
to his neigh- an hundred and nineteen years, roughly. And they had brick for stone, 10 burn them sons and daughters. and slime had they for mortar.
26 And Terah lived seventy years,
and ing. 4 And they said, Go to, let us build us a Jos.24.2. begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran. city, and a tower whosė top may reach
27 Now these are the generations of unto heaven; and let us make us a " name, a Ps.49.11;13. Terah: Terah begat Abram, Nahor, and lest we be scattered abroad upon the face
Haran; and Haran begat Lot. of the whole earth.
28 And Haran died before his father 5 And the Lord came down to see the
Terah, in the land of his nativity, in & Ur
f c.18 21. city and the tower, which the children of
of the Chaldees. men builded.
29 And Abram and Nahor took them 6 And the LORD said, Behold, the peo
wives: the name of Abram's wife was ple is one, and they have all one language; 1 c. 17.15. Sarai; and the name of Nahor's wife and this they begin to do: and now nothing
Milcah, 'the daughter of Haran, the fawill be restrained from them, which they
ther of Milcah, and the father of Iscah. have j imagined to do.
; Ps.2.). 30 But Sarai was barren; she had no 7 Go to, let us go down, and there con 21.1,2.
child. found ? their language, that they may not
31 And Terah took Abram his son, and understand one another's speech.
Lot the son of Haran his son's son, and 8 So the LORD scattered them abroad
Sarai his daughter-in-law., his son Abram's from thence upon the face of all the earth:
wife; and they went forth with them from and they left off to build the city.
Urm of the Chaldees, to go into the land 9 Therefore is the name of it called Ba
of Canaan: and they came unto Haran, bel; 11 because the Lord did there con-11 i. e. confi- and dwelt there. found the language of all the earth: and
52 And the days of Terah were two hunfrom thence did the Lord scatter them
dred and five years: and Terah died in abroad upon the face ~ of all the earth.
Haran. 10 These are the generations of Shem:
CHAP. XII. Shem was an hundred years old, and begat
Tow the Lord had saido unto Abram, Arphaxad two years after the flood.
and from ii And Shem lived after he begat Ar
thy kindred, and from thy father's house, phaxad five hundred years, and begat sons p c.17.6. unto a land that I will shew thee: and daughters.
2 And I will make of thee a great ¥ na12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty
tion, and I will bless thee, and make thy years, and begat Salah:
name great; I and thou shalt be a blessing: 13 And Arphaxad lived after i begat| 14 3 And I will bless them" that bless thee,
to a burn
1 Ch.1.26. c Deut.1.28.
A , ,
2 in going
The Call of Abram.
GENESIS, XIII. Lot's separation from Abram and curse him that curseth thee; and in B. C. 1918. 20 And Pharaoh commanded « his men thee shall all families of the earth be
concerning him: and they sent him away, blessed. 6
and his wife, and all that he had. 4 So Abram departed, as the Lord had
CHAP. XIII. spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five years old
and his wife, and all that he had, and when he departed out of Haran.
< c. 12.9,&c. Lot with him, into the south." 5 And Abram took Sarai his wife, and
2 And Abram was very rich, din cattle, Lot his brother's son, and all their sub
Ps 119.8. in silver, and in gold. stance that they had gathered, and the souls
3 And he went on his journeys from the that they had gotten in Haran: and they Mat.6.33. south, even to Beth-el, unto the place went forth to go into the land of Canaan;
where his tent had been at the beginning, and into the land of Canaan they came.
between Beth-el and Hai; 6 And Abram passed through the land De 11,30. 4 Unto the place of the altar, 8 which he unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain & c.12.7,8. had made there at the first: and there
Ps.42.1,2. of Moreh. And the Canaanite h was then
Abram called i on the name of the LORD in the land.
5 And Lot also, which went with Abram, 7 And the Lord appearedj unto Abram,
had flocks, and herds, and tents. and said, Unto thy seed will I give this 10:13:1,18.1. 6 And the land was not able m to bear land: k and there builded he an I altar unto
17.8.26.a. them, that they might dwell together: for the LORD, who appeared unto him.
their substance was great, so that they 8 And he removed from thence unto a
could not dwell together. mountain on the east of Beth-el,
7 And there was a strife between the pitched his tent, having Beth-el on the 2 c.13.4,18. herdmen of Abram's cattle and the herdwest, and Hai ' on the east; and there he
men of Lot's cattle. And the Canaanite builded an altar unto the LORD, and called m.C.36,7 and the Perizzite dwelled P then in the upon the name of the Lord.
i Ai. Jos.7.2. (land. 9 And Abram journeyed, ? going on still 3,3 8 And Abram said unto Lot, Let there toward the south.
be no strife, I pray thee, between me 10 And there was a famine in the land:
and thee, and between my herdmen and and Abram went down into Egypt to so- P 2.14 thy herdmen; for we be s brethren." journ there; for the famine was grievous : men breth 9 Is not the whole land before s thee? in the land.
Separate thyself, I pray thee, from me: If 11 And it came to pass, when he was · c.20.15. thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go come near to enter into Egypt, that he said
to the right; or if thou depart to the right unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know 1.1 Pe.3.8-12. hand, then I will go to the left.. that thou art a fair woman to look upon:
10 And Lot lifted up his eyes, and beheld 12 Therefore it shall come to pass, when
all the plain of Jordan, that it was well the Egyptians shall see thee, that they
watered every where, before the LORD shall say, This is his wife: and they will
destroyed u Sodom and Gomorrah, even as kill me, but they will save thee alive. 1J09.2.15. the garden " of the LORD, like the land of 13 Say, I pray thee, thou art my
Egypt, as thou comest unto Zoar. ter: that it may be well with me for thy
11 Then Lot chose him all the plain of sake; and my soul shall live because of thee.
Jordan; and Lot journeyed east: and they 14 And it came to pass, that, when Abram y Pr.27.10. separated y themselves the one from the was come into Egypt, the Egyptians be
other. held the woman that she was very fair.
12 Abram dwelled in the land of Ca15 The princes also of Pharaoh saw her,
naan, and Lot dwelled in the cities of the and commended her before Pharaoh; 1|2 Mat.5.28. plain, and pitched his tent toward Soand the woman was taken into Pharaoh's e Ps.105.14. dom. house.
13 But the men of Sodom were wicked, 16 And he entreated Abram well for her 6 c.18.20. and sinners before the LORD exceedingly. sake: and he had sheep, and oxen, and 2Pet.2.7,8.
14 And the LORD said unto Abram, after he-asses, and men-servants, and maid-ser
that Lot was separated from him, Lift up vants, and she-asses, and camels.
now thine eyes, and look from the place 17 And the LORD plagued Pharaoh and
where thou art, northward, and southward, his house with great plagues, because of
and eastward, and westward: Sarai, Abram's wife.
15 For all the land which thou seest, to 18 And Pharaoh called Abram, and said,
thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever. What is this that thou hast done unto me?
16 And I will make thy seed as the dust d why didst thou not tell me that she was
of the earth: so that if a man can number thy wife?
the dust of the earth, then shall thy seed 19 Why saidst thou, She is my sister?
also be numbered. so I might have taken her to me to wife:
17 Arise, walk through the land, in the now, therefore, behold thy wife, take her,
length of it, and in the breadth of it: for and go thy way.
I will give it unto thee.
c c. 12.7.
bl Sa. 18.6.
A bit ofame, pass in the days of
Zec.5.11. 6 He.7...
Paran. s c.21.21.
Lot taken captuve, and rescued. GENESIS, XV
God's Covenant with Abram. 18. Then Abram removed his tent, and B. C. 1918. and also brought again his brother Lot, came and dwelt in the plain of Mamre, 1 plains.
and his goods, and the women also, and the which is in Hebron, and built there an a c.35.27. people. altar unto the LORD.
17 And the king of Sodomb went out CHAP. XIV.
to meet him, (after his return from the
slaughter of' chedorlaomer, and of the Amraphel king 'd of Shinar, Arioch & 22.214.171.124. kings that were with him,) at the valley of king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of
Shaveh, which is the king's ° dale. Elam, and Tidal king of nations;
18 And · Melchizedek king of Salem 2 That these made war with Bera king Ps.110.4. brought forth bread and wine: and he of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Go
7.3,11. was the f priest of the most & high God.. morrah, Shinab king of Admah,
19 And he blessed him, and said, BlessShemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king 24.1. 50.10. ed be Abram of the most high God,“ posof Bela, which is į Zoar.
sessor of heaven and earth; 3 All these were joined together in the ; c.19.2. 20 And blessed be the most high God, vale of Siddim, 'which is the salt sea.
which hath delivered thine enemies into 4 Twelve years they served Chedorlao- i De.3.17. thy hand. And he gave him k tithes of all mer, and in the thirteenth year they rebel
21 And the king of Sodom said unto led,
Abram, Give me the 2
and take 5 And in the fourteenth year came Che
the goods to thyself. dorlaomer, and the kings that were with mEx:68. 22 And Abram said to the king of Sohim, and smote " the Rephaims o in Ash-Jes.12.4. dom, I n have lift up mine hand unto the teroth-karnaim, and I the Zuzims in Ham, :21: LORD, the most high God, the P possessor and the Emims in 3 Shaveh-kiriathaim;
De.2.10,20. of heaven and earth, 6 And the Horites in their mount Seir, plain of Ki- 23 That " I will not take from a thread unto El-paran, * which is by the wilder
even to a shoe-latchet, and that I will not r Est.9.15,16.
+ or, plain of take any thing that is thine, lest thou 7 And they returned, and came to En
shouldest say, I have made Abram rich: mishpat, which is Kadesh, and smote all the
24 Save only that which the young men country of the Amalekites, and also the
have eaten, and the portion of the men Amorites, that dwelt . in Hazezon-tamar. 4 2 Ch.20.2. which went with me, Aner, Eshcol, ana 8 And there went out the king of Sodom,
u 1 Ti.5.18. Mamre; let them take their portion.' and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of 4:46;2.
CHAP. XV. Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the
AFTER these things the word of the king of Bela, (the same is Zoar;) and they
Ac.10.11,2. joined battle with them in the vale of Sid- De.33.29. saying, Fear not, Abram: I am thy dim,
shield, and thy exceeding great reward. 9 With Chedorlaomer the king of Elam,
2 And Abram said, Lord God, what and with Tidal king of nations, and Am
wilt thou give me, seeing I go? childless, raphel king of Shinar, and. Arioch king y Ps.1995
. and the steward of my house is this Eliof Ellasar; tour kings with five.
ezer of Damascus? 10 And the vale of Siddim was full of
3 And Abram said, Behold, to me thou slime pits; and the kings of Sodom and
hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in Gomorrah fled, and fell there; and they
my house " is mine heir. that remained fled b to the mountain.
4 And, behold, the word of the LORD 11 And they took all the goods of Sodom
came unto him, saying, This shall not be and Gomorrah, and all their vietuals, and
thine heir; but he that shall come forth went their way.
out of thinec own bowels, shall be thine 12 And they took Lot, Abram's brother's
heir. son, (who dwelt d in Sodom,) and his
5 And he brought him forth abroad, and goods, and departed.
said, Look now toward heaven, and tell 13 And there came one that had escaped,
the stars, if thou be able to number them. and told Abram the Hebrew; f for he
And he said unto him, 8 So shall thy seed dwelt in the plain of Mamre the Amorite,
be. brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner: AR0.4.3,6,&c. 6 And he believed in the Lord; and he and these were confederate with Abram.
A counted it to him for righteousness. 14 And when Abram heard that his bro- or, led forth. 7 And he said unto him, I am the LORD ther was taken captive, he 5 armed his 6
that brought thee i out of Ur of the Chaltrained servants, born in his own house,
dees, to give thee this land to inherit it. three hundred and eighteen, and pursued
8 And he said, Lord God, k whereby them j unto Dan.
shall I know that I shall inherit it? 15 And he divided himself against them,
9 And he said unto him, Take me an he and his servants, by night, and ? smote
heifer of three years old, and a she-goat of them, and pursued them unto Hobah, which is on the left hand of Damascus.
three years old, and a ram of three years
old, and a turtle-dove, and a young pigeon. 16 And he brought back m all the goods, 16 10 And he took unto him all these, and