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was in departing, (for she died,) that cattle, and all his beasts, and all his she called his name Ben-oni; but his substance, which he bad got in the is her called himn Benjamin.

land of Canaan; and went into the 19 and Racbei died, and was buried country from the face of his brother in the way to Ephrath, which is Jacob. Bethlebem.

7 For their riches were more than 20 And Jacob set a pillar upon her that they might dwell together; and grare; that is the pillar of Rachel's the land wberein they were strangers grare unto this day.

could not bear them because of their 21 And Israel journeyed, and spread cattle. his tent beyond the tower of Edar. | 8 Thus dwelt Esau in mount Seir;

22 And it came to pass, when Is- Esau is Edom. rael dweit in that land, that Reuben 9 And these are the generations of went and lay with Bilbab his father's Esau the father of the Edomites in cocabine: and Israel heard it. Now mount Seir; the sons of Jacob were twelve;

10 These are the names of Esau's 2. The sons of Leab; Reuben, sons; Eliphaz the son of Adab the Jacob's first-born, and Simeon, and wife of Esau, Reuel the son of BasheLeri, and Judah, and Issachar, and math the wife of Esau. Zebulon:

11 And the sons of Eliphaz were 24. The sons of Rachel; Joseph, and | Teman, Omar, Zepho, and Gatam, Benjamin :

and Kenaz. 2 And the cons of Bilhah, Rachel's 12 And Timna was concubine to handiaid: Dan, and Naphtali; Eliphaz Esau's son; and she bare to

6 Arad the sons of Ziipah, Leah's Eliphaz Amalek ; these were the sons bandoaid: Gad, and Asher. These l of Adah Esau's wife. are the son of Jacob, which were 13 And these are the sons of Reuel; burn to him in Padan-aram.

Nathath, and Zerah, Shammah, and And Jacob came unto Isaac his Mizzah; these were the song of Bafather unt Mamre, unto the city of shemath Esau's wife. ária, which is Hebron, wbere Abra- 14 And these were the sons of Ahohair and Isaac sojourned.

libanah, the daughter of Anah the 29 and the days of Isaac were a daughter of Zibeon, Esau's wife; and hungei and fourscore years.

she bare to Esau Jeush, and Jaalam, 9 And Isaac give up the ghost, and Korah. acd died, and was gathered unto his 15 These were dukes of the sons of Lupie, being old and full of days; Esau ; the sous of Eliphaz the firstau 1 bis sons Esau and Jacob buried born son of Esau ; duke Teuar, duke

Omar, duke Zepho, duke Kenaz,
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16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and Foutree wires-His soms.

duke Amalek; these are the dukes N OT these are the generations of that came of Eliphaz in the land of Eau, who is Edoin.

Edom; these were the sons of Adah. 2 Esaa took his wives of the daugh- 17 And these are the sons of Reuel ters of Canaan; Adab the daughter Esau's son: duke Nahath, duke Zerah, of Elon the Hittite, and Abolibamah duke Shamwah, duke Mizzah ; these the daughter of Alah the daughter are the dukes that came of Renel in of Ziteon the Hivite;

the land of Edom; these are the sons 3 And Basbemath Ishmael's daugh- of Bashemath Esau's wife. ter, sister of Nebajoth.

18 And these are the sons of Aholi4 And Adan bare to Esau Eliphaz; bamah Esau's wife; duke Jeush, duke and Lasbenath bare Reuel;

Jaalam, duke Korah; these were the 5 And Abolilamah bare Jensh, and dukes that came of Aholibamah the Jaalan, and Korah; these are the daughter of Anab, Esau's wife. bons of E-an, which were born unto 19 These are the sons of Esau, bim in the land of Canaan.

who is Edom, and these are their 6 And Esau took his wives, and dukes. his boos, and his daughters, and all 20 These are the sons of Seir the the per 00s of his house, and bis i Horite, who inhabited the land; Lo

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tan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and 39 And Baal-hanan the son of AchAnali,

bor died, and Hadar reigned in his 21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and stead; and the name of his city was Dishan; these are the dukes of the Pau; and his wife's name was MeheHorites, the children of Seir in the tabel, the daughter of Matred, the land of Edom.

daughter of Mezahab. 22 And the children of Lotan were 40 And these are the names of the Hori and Hemam; and Lotan's sister dukes that came of Esau, according was Timna.

to their families, after their places, 23 And the children of Shobal were by their names; duke Timnah, duke these; Alvan, and Manahath, and Alvan, duke Jetheth, Ebal, Shepho, and Onam.

| 41 Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, 24 And these are the children of duke Pinon. Zibeon ; both Ajah, and Anah; this 42 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke was that Anab that found the mules Mibzar, in the wilderness, as he fed the asses 43 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram; these of Zibeon his father.

be the dukes of Edom, according to 25 And the children of Anah were their habitations in the land of their these; Dishon, and Aholibamah the possession; he is Esau the father of daughter of Anah.

the Edomites. 26 And these are the children of

CHAPTER XXXVII. Dishon; Hendan, and Eshban, and

Joseph hated of his brethren- His tro Ithran, and Cheran.

dreams- Is sold to the Ishmaelites-He is 27 The children of Ezer are th

soul to Potiphur. Bilhan, and Zaavan, and Akan. AND Jacob dwelt in the land

28 The children of Dishan are A wherein his father was a stranthese; Uz, and Aran.

ger, in the land of Canaan. 29 These are the dukes that came | 2 And this is the history of the of the Horites; duke Lotan, duke generations of Jacob. Joseph, being Shobal, duke Zibeon, duke Anah, seventeen years old, was feeding the

30 Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke flock with his brethren ; and the lad Dishan; these are the dukes that was with the sons of Bilbah, and with came of Hori, among their dukes in the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives; the land of Seir.

and Joseph brought unto his father 31 And these are the kings that their evil report. reigned in the land of Edom, before 3 Now Israel loved Joseph more there reigned any king over the chil. than all his children, because he was dren of Israel

the son of his old age; and he made 32 And Bela the son of Beor reigned him a coat of many colours. in Edom; and the name of his city 4 And when his brethren saw that was Dinhabab.

their father loved him more than all 33 And Bela died, and Jobab the his brethren, they hated him, and son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in could not speak peaceably unto his stead.

him. 34 And Jobah died, and Ilusham of 5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, the land of Teinani reigned in his and he told it his brethren; and they stead.

hated him yet the more. 35 And Husham died, and Hadad 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I the son of Bedadl, who smote Midian pray you, this dream which I have in the field of Moab, reigned in his dreamed; stead; and the name of his city was 7 For, behold, we were binding Avith.

sheaves in the field, and, lo, my sheaf 36 And Hadad died, and Samlah of arose, and also stood upright; and, Masrekah reigned in his stead. behold, your shcaves stood round

37 And Samlah died, and Saul of about, and made obeisance to my Rehoboth by the river reigned in his sheaf. stead.

| 8 And his brethren said to hiin, 38 And Saul died, and Baal-hanan Shalt thou indeed reign over us? or the son of Achbor reigned in his stead. / shalt thou indeed have dominion over

us? And they hated him yet the more no hand upon him; that he might for his dreams, and for his words. I rid him out of their hands, to deliver

9 And he dreamed yet another him to his father again. dream, and told it his brethren, and 23 And it came to pass, when Josaid, Behold, I have dreamed a dream seph was come unto his brethren, that more; and behold, the sun and the they stripped Joseph out of his coat, moon and the eleven stars made obei- his coat of many colours that was on sance to me.

him ; 10 And be told it to his father, and 24 And they took him, and cast him to his brethren ; and his father re- into a pit; and the pit was empty, buked him, and said unto him, What there was no water in it. is this dream that thou hast circamed? 25 And they sat down to eat bread; Sball I and thy mother and thy bre and they lifted up their eyes and thren indeed come to bow down our- looked, and, behold, a company of selves to thee to the earth ?

Ishmaclites came from Gilead, with 11 And his brethren envied him; their camels bearing spicery and but his father observed the saying. balm and myrrh, going to carry it

12 And his brethren went to feed down to Egypt. their father's flock in Shechem.

26 And Judah said unto his bre13 And Israel said unto Joseph, thren, What profit is it if we slay Do not thy brethren feed the dock in our brother, and conceal his blood ? Shechema ? come, and I will send thee 27 Come, and let us sell him to tho unto them. And he said to him, Here Ishmaelites, and let not our hand he am I.

| upon him ; for he is our brother and 14 And he said to him, Go, I pray our flesh; and his brethren were thee, see whether it be well with thy content. brethren, and well with the flocks; 28 Then there passed by Midianand bring ine word again. So he ites merchantmen; and they drew seat him out of the vale of Hebron, and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and he came to Shechem.

and sold Joseph to the Ishmaelites 15 And a certain man found him, for twenty pieces of silver; and they and, behold, he was wandering in the brought Joseph into Egypt. felt: and the man asked him, say- 29 And Reuben returned unto the inz, Wbat seekest thou ?

i pit; and, behold, Joseph was not in 16 And he said, I seek my brethren; the pit; and he rent his clothes, tell me, I pray thee, where they feed 30 `And he returned unto his bretheir flocks.

thren, and said, The child is not; 17 And the man said, They are de and I, whither shall I go? parted hence; for I heard them say, | 31. And they took Joseph's coat, and Let us go to Dothan. And Joseph killed a kid of the goats, and dipped went after his brethren and found the coat in the blood; then in Dotban.

32 And they sent the coat of many 18 And when they saw him afar off, colours, and they bronght it to their even before he came near unto them, father; and said, This have we found; they conspired against him to slay know now whether it be thy son's coat him.

or no, 19 And they said one to another, 33 And he knew it, and said, It is Bebold, this dreamer cometh.

my son's coat; an evil beast hath 20 Come now therefore, and let us devoured him; Joseph is without slar him, and cast him into some pit, doubt rent in pieces. and we will say, Some evil beast hath 34 And Jacob rent his clothes, and devoured him; and we shall see what put sackcloth upon his loins, and will become of his dreams.

mourned for his son many days. 21 And Reuben heard it, and he 35 And all his sons and all his delivered hiin out of their hands; and daughters rose up to comfort him ; said, Let us not kill him.

but he refused to be comforted ; and 22 And Reuben said unto them, he said, For I will go down into the Sbed no blood, but cast him into this grave unto my son mourning. Thus pit that is in the wilderness, and lay his father wept for him.

36 And the Midianites sold him into | sat in an open place, which is by the Egypt unto Potipbar, an officer of way to Timnath; for she saw that Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard. Shelah was grown, and she was not CHAPTER XXXVIII.

given unto him to wife. Birth of Er, Onan, and Shelah- Er mar 15 When Judah saw her, he thought

rieth Tamar--She deceiveth Judah. her to be a barlot; because she had

ND it came to pass at that time, I covered her face. A that Judab went down from his 16 And he turned unto her by the brethren, and turned into a certain way, and said, Go to, I pray thee, let Adullamite, whose name was Hirab. me come and lie with thee; (for he 2 And Judah saw there a da

ere a daughter knew not that she was his daughter

Canaanite, whose name in-law :) and she said. What wilt was Shuah; and he took her, and lay thou give me, that thou mayest come with her.

and lie with me? 3 And she conceived, and bare a 17 And he said, I will send thee a son; and he called his name Er k id from the tlock. And she said,

4 And she conceived again, and | Wilt thou give me a pledge, till thou bare a son; and she called his name send it? Onan.

18 And he said, What pledge shall 5 And she yet again conceived, and I give thee? And she said, Thy sigbare a son: and called his name She-net, and thy bracelets, and thy staff lah; and he was at Chezib, when she that is in thine hand. And he gave bare him.

it her, and came and slept with her, 6 And Judah took a wife for Er his and she conceived by him.. first-born, whose name was Tamar. 19 And she arose, and went away,

7 And Er, Judah's first-born, was and laid by her veil from her, and wicked in the sight of the Lord; and put on the garments of her widowthe Lord slow him.

hood. 8 And Judah said unto Onan, Go' 20 And Judah sent the kid by the and marry thy brother's wife, and band of his friend the Adullamite, to raise up seed unto thy brother. receive his pledge from the woman's

9 And Onan knew that the seed band; but he found her not. should not be bis: and it came to 21 Then he asked the men of that pass, when he married his brother's place, saying, Where is the barlot, wife, that he would not lie with her, that was openly by the wayside? lest he should raise up seed unto his And they said, There was no harlot brother.

in this place. 10 And the thing which he did dis- 22 And he returned to Judah, and pleased the Lord; wherefore he slew said, I cannot find her; and also the him also.

men of the place said, that there was 11 Then said Judah to Tamar his no harlot in this place. daughter-in-law, Remain a widow at 23 And Judah said, Let her take it thy father's house, till Shelah my son to her, lest we be shamed; behold, I be grown; for he said, Lest perad sent this kid, and thou hast not found venture he die also, as his brethren her. did. And Tamar went and dwelt in 24 And it came to pass about three her father's house.

months after, that it was told Judah, 12 And in process of time the saying, Tamar thy daughter-in-law daughter of Shuah Judah's wife bath played the harlot; and also, died; and Judah was comforted, and behold, she is with child by whorewent up unto his sheep-shearers to dom. And Judah said, Bring her Timnath, he and his friend Hirah the forth, and let her be burnt. Adullamite.

25 When she was brought forth, 13 And it was told Tamar, saying, she sent to her father-in-law, saying, Behold, thy father-in-law goeth up By the man, whose these are, am I to Timnath to shear his sheep. | with child; and she said, Discern, I

14 And she put her widow's gar- pray thee, whose are these, the sigments off from her, and covered her net, and bracelets, and staff. with a veil, and wrapped herself, and 26 And Judah acknowledged them,

and said, She hath been inore right- eyes upon Joseph; and she said, Lie eous than I; because that I gave her with me. not to Shelah my son. And he knew 8 But he refused, and said unto his her again no more.

master's wife, Behold, my master 27 And it came to pass in the time knoweth not what is with me in the of her travail, tbat, behold, twins house, and he bath committed all were in her womb.

that he hath to my hand; 28 And it came to pass, when she ! 9 There is none greater in this travailed, that the one put out his house than I; neither bath he kept band; and the inidwife took and back anything from me but thee, bebound upon his hand a scarlet thread cause thou art his wife; how then saying, This came out first.

can I do this great wickedness, and 29 And it came to pass, as he drew sin against God ? back his hand, that, behold, his bro- 10 And it came to pass, as she spake ther came out; and she said, How to Joseph day by day, that he hearkhast thou broken forth? this breach ened not unto her, to lie by her, or be upon thee; therefore his name was to be with her. called Pharez.

| 11 And it came to pass about this 30 And afterward came out his time, that Joseph went into the house brother, that had the scarlet thread to do his business; and there was upon his hand; and his name was none of the men of the house there called Zarah.

within. CHAPTER XXXIX.

12 And she caught him by his garJoseph adranced in Potiphar's house-He is ment, saying, Lie with me; and he cast in prisim.

| left his garment in her hand, and flod, AND Joseph was brought down to and got him out. A Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer 13 And it came to pass, when she of Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an saw that he had left his garment in Egyptian, bought him of the hands her hand, and was fled forth, of the Ishmaelites, which had brought 14 That she called unto the men him down thither.

of her house, and spake unto them, 2 And the Lord was with Joseph, saying, See, he hath brought iu a Heand he was a prosperous man; and brew unto us to mock us; he came he was in the house of his master the in unto me to lie with me, and I Ezyptian.

cried with a loud voice; 3 Apd his master saw that the Lord 15 And it came to pass, when he was with him, and that the Lord | heard that I lifted up my voice and made all that he did to prosper in his cried, that he left his garment with hand.

me, and fled, and got him out. 4 And Joseph found grace in his 16 And she laid up his garment by sight, and he served him; and he her, until his lord came hoine. made him overseer over his house, 17 And she spake unto him ac. and all that he had he put into his cording to these words, saying, The bunul.

Hebrew servant, which thou hast 5 And it came to pass from the time brought unto us, oame in unto me to that he had made him overseer in mock me; his house, and over all that he had, 18 And it came to pass, as I lifted that the Lord blessed the Egyptian's up my voice and cried, that he left bouze for Joseph's sake; and the his garment with me, and tied out. blessing of the Lord was upon all 19 And it came to pass, when his that he had in the house, and in the master heard the words of his wife, feld.

which she spake unto him, saying, 6 And he left all that he had in Jo- | After this manner did thy servant to sepb's band; and he know not aught me; that his wrath was kindled. be bad, save the bread which he did 20 And Joseph's master took him, eat And Joseph was a goodly per- , and put him into the prison, a place Bon, and well favoured.

wherethe king's prisoners were bound; 7 And it came to pass after these and he was there in the prison. things, that his master's wife cast her | 21 But the Lord was with Joseph,

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