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Before born a fon; and he called his name ‡ Enos:
* Or, to call themselves by the name of the LORD.
The genealogy, age and death of the patriarchs from Adam unto Noah. 24 The godlinefs and tranflation of Enoch.
His is the book of the generations of Adam: In the day that God created man, in the blikeness of God made he him:
2 c Male and female created he them; and bleffed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created.
3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty 3874 years, and begat a fon in his own likeness, after Chap. 4. 25. his image; and called his name Seth.
* 1 Chr. 1. 1,&c. 4 And the days of Adam, after he had begotten Seth, were eight hundred years: and he begat fons and daughters.
3769. Chap. 4. 26.
5 And all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years: and he died. 6 ¶ And Seth lived an hundred and five
years, and begat Enos.
7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and feven years, and begat fons and daughters.
8 And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve years: and he died.
9 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat
3679. *Heb, Kenan. *Cainan.
10 And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat fons and daughters.
11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five years: and he died.
12 And Cainan lived seventy years, and begat Mahalaleel.
13 And Cainan lived after he begat Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, and begat fons and daughters.
14 And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years: and he died.
15 ¶ And Mahalaleel lived fixty and five years, and begat + Jared.
16 And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat fons and daughters.
17 And all the days ofMahalaleel were eight hundred ninety and five years: and he died. 18 And Jared lived an hundred fixty and two years, and he begat & Enoch.
19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years,and begat fons and daugh
27 And all the days of Methuselah were nine Before hundred fixty and nine years: and he died. 28 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a fon.
29 And he called his name + Noah, faying, This fame fhall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed.
30 And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat fons and daughters.
31 And all the days of Lamech were feven hundred feventy and feven years: and he died. 32 And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat1 Shem, Ham," and Japheth. CHAP. VI.
I The wickedness of the world, which provoked Gods wrath, and caufed the flood. 8 Noah findeth grace. 14 The order, form and end of the ark.
Adit came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them,
2 That the fons of God faw the daughters of men, that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose.
9 ¶ These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a juft man and* perfect in his nerations, and Noah walked with God. 10 And Noah begat three Sons, Ham, and Japheth.
*Or, the whole imagination.
word fignificth not only the
imagination, purposes and
but also the
defires: Chap. 8. 21.
Mat. is. 19.
1 Sam 15.11,29%
Mal. 3. 6. James 1. 17.
man unto beast.
Ch. 7.1. 20.
Ecclus 44. 17. Hebr. 11. 7.
2 Pet. 2. 5.
* Os, upright.
f Chap, 5, 32,
II The earth alfo was corrupt God; and the earth was filled with violence. 12 And God looked upon the earth, and behold, it was corrupt: for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.
13 And God faid unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them: and behold, I will destroy them with the earth.
tor, from the earth,
14 ¶ Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: rooms fhalt thou make in the ark, and Heb, nefså halt pitch it within and without with pitch.
15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it of: the length of the ark shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits. 16 A
See Ch. 1. 19.
Hebr. II. 7.
19 And of every living thing of all flefh, two of every fort fhalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee: they shall be male and female.
20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind: two of every forth fhall come unto thee, to keep them alive.
21 And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and thou fhalt gather it to thee; and it fhall be for food for thee, and for them.
k Thus did Noah; according to all Ch. 7.5,9, 16. that God commanded him, fo did he.
'Y. 24. 38.
Lae 17. 16.
1er. 3. 20.
ler. 2. 5.
Heb. blat out
Chap, 6, 22.
!: Pet, 3, 20,
i Noah with his family and the living crea- Bures enter into the ark. 17 The be ginning, increase and continuance of the flood.
Or, on the fewrth day
Nd the LORD faid unto Noah, Come thou, and all thy house into the ark: for thee have I feen righteous before me in this generation.
2. Of every clean beast thou fhalt take to thee by fevens, the male and his female: and of beafts that are not clean by two, the male and his female.
3 of fowls also of the air by fevens, the male and the female; to keep feed alive upon the face of all the earth.
4 For yet feven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights: and every living substance that I have made, will It destroy from off the face of the earth.
5 And Noah did according unto all that the LORD commanded him.
6 And Noah was fix hundred years old, when the flood of waters was upon the earth.
7.¶d And Noah went in, and his fons, and his wife, and his fons wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.
8. Of clean beafts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth,
9 There went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.
10 And it came to pafst after seven days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth.
II In the fix hundredth year of Noahs 2349 life, in the fecond month, the feventeenth day of the month, the fame day were all the
fountains of the great deep broken up, and Before the windows of heaven were opened.
12 And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
13 In the felf-fame day entred Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the fons of Noah, and Noahs wife, and the three wives of his fons with them, into the ark:
14 They, and every beast after his kind, and all the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, every bird of every † fort.
15 And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life.
16 And they that went in, went in male and female of all flefh, as God had commanded him: and the LORD fhut him in.
17 And the flood was forty days upon the earth: and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth.
18 And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth: and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the 'high hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered.
20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail; and the mountains were covered.
Christ 2349. * Os, flood-gates.
+ Heb. wing
• Luke 17.27. 10. 4.
21 And all flesh died that moved upon w the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, and every man.
Heb. the breath the Spirit of
22 All in whofe noftrils was the breath of life, of all that was in the dry land, died. 23 And every living fubftance was deftroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were deftroyed from the earth: and wild. 10.4. Noah only remained alive, and they that. were with him in the ark.
24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred and fifty days. CHAP. VIII.
The waters afwage. 4 4 The ark refteth on Ararat. 7 The raven and the dove. 15 Noah, being commanded, 18 goeth for th of the ark. 20 He buildeth an altar, and offereth facrifice, 21 which God accep teth, and promifeth to curfe the earth no
Heb. in going farth and return
7 And he fent forth a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.
8 Alfo he fent forth a dove from him, to fee if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground.
9 But the dove found no reft for the fole of her foot, and fhe returned unto him into the ark: for the waters were on the face of the whole earth. Then he put forth his He's caufed hand, and took her, and * pulled her in unto him into the ark.
her to come:
io And he stayed yet other feven days, and again he fent forth the dove out of the ark. It And the dove came in to him in the evening, and lo, in her mouth was an oliveleaf pluckt off: So Noah knew that the waters were abated from off the earth.
12 And he stayed yet other feven days, and fent forth the dove; which returned not again unto him any more.
13 And it came to pass in the fix hundredth and first year, in the first month, the in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried from off the earth and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and be hold, the face of the ground was dry.
14 And in the fecond month, on the seven and twentieth day of the month, was the earth dried.
15 ¶ And God fpake unto Noah, faying, 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy fons, and thy fons wives with thee.
17 Bring forth with thee every living thing that is with thee, of all flefh, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth; that they may Chap. 1. 22. breed abundantly in the earth, and be fruitful, and multiply upon the earth.
18 And Noah went forth, and his fons, and his wife, and his fons wives with him:
19 Every beaft, every creeping thing, and every fowl, and whatfoever creepeth upon ↑ Heb. families, the earth, after their † kinds, went forth out of the ark.
God bleffeth Noah.
nifbeth the world, 20 planteth a vineyard, Before 21 is drunken, and mocked of his fon, 25 cur- Chrift feth Canaan, 26 bleffeth Shem, 27 prayeth for Japheth, 29 and dieth.
2348. Nd God bleffed Noah and his fons, and faid unto them, Be fruitful, and mul- Ch. 1. 28, & tiply, and replenish the earth.
2 And the fear of you and the dread of you fhall be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the fishes of the fea; into your hand are they delivered,
4 But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, fhall 5 And furely your blood of your lives will Ads 15. 20. I require: at the hand of every beast will I ⚫ Exod. 21. 28. require it; and at the hand of man, at the Pfal. 9. 11. hand of every mans brother will I require the life of man.
6 Whofo fheddeth mans blood, by man shall his blood be fhed: for in the image of God made he man.
7 And you, ibe ye fruitful, and multiply, bring forth abundantly in the earth, and multiply therein. tiply therein.
8 And God fpake unto Noah, and to his fons with him, faying,
9 And I, behold, I eftablish my covenant with you, and with your feed after you;
10 And with every living creature that is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of every beaft of the earth with you, from all that go out of the ark, to every beast of the earth.
11 And I will establish my covenant with f. 4.9you; neither fhall all flesh be cut off any more by the waters of a flood: neither fhall there any more be a flood to destroy the earth.
12 And God faid, This is the token of the covenant which I make between me and you, and every living creature that is with you, for perpetual generations:
13. I do fet my bow in the cloud, and it fhall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth.
14. And it fhall come to pafs, when I'Ecclus 43,11 bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow fhall be feen in the cloud:
15 And I will remember my covenant which is between me, and you, and every living creature of all flesh; and the waters fhall no more become a flood to deftroy all flesh.
16 And the bow fhall be in the cloud ; and I will look upon it, that I may remember the everlafting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth.
17 And God faid unto Noah, This is the token of the covenant, which I have established between me and all flesh that is upon the earth.
18 And the fons of Noah that went 2347 forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the father of * Canaan. 19 Thefe
* Heb. Chen
Noah's generations. Chap. x, xi. The building of Babel.
23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their fhoulders, and went backward, and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they faw not their fathers nakednefs.
24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what his younger fon had done unto him.
25 And he said, Curfed be Canaan; à fervant of fervants fhall he be unto his brethren. 26 And he faid, Bleffed be the LORD 101, fervant to God of Shem; and Canaan fhall be his fervant.
15¶ And Canaan begat †Sidon his first- Before · born, and Heth,
16 And the Jebufite, and the Emorite, and the Girgafite,
17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,
18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite: and afterward were the families of the Canaanites fpread abroad.
19 And the border of the Canaanites was from Sidon, as thou comeft to Gerar, unto Gaza; as thou goeft unto Sodom and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even unto Lafhah.
20 These are the fons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, and in their nations.
21 ¶ Unto Shem alfo the father of all the children of Eber, the brother of Japheth the elder, even to him were children born.
cir. 2218. Heb. Tziden.
+ Heb. Azzah.
22 The children of Shem; Elam, and Afhur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. *Heb. Arpache 23 And the children of Aram ; Uz,and Hul, bad. and Gether, and Mash.
24 And Arphaxad begat † 'Salah; and Salah begat Eber.
25 8 And unto Eber were born two fons: the name of one was Peleg, for in his days was the earth divided; and his brothers name was Joktan.
26 And Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,
27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah, 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: all these were the fons of Joktan,
30 And their dwelling was from Mesha, as thou goeft unto Sephar a mount of the east. 31 These are the fons of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, after their nations.`
32 These are the families of the fons of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided in the earth after the flood.
Chap. 11. 12. ti Chr. 1. 12. 2247.
2 And it came to pass as they journeyed from the eaft, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar; and they dwelt there,
3 And they faid one to another, Go to let us make brick, and † burn them throughly, faid to his neighAnd they had brick for stone, and flime had tHeb. burn them they for morter.
4 And they faid, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whofe top may reach unto heaven, and let us make us a name, left we be fcattered abroad upon the face of the whole
to a burning.
God calleth Abram.
23fore and this they begin to do: and now nothing daughter in law,his fon Abrams wife; and they ekoze
will be reftrained from them, which they
2346. 7 Go to, let us go down, and there con-
8 So the LORD fcattered them abroad
from thence upon the face of all the earth: and
9 Therefore is the name of it called + Babel,
b because the LORD did there confound the
language of all the earth: and from thence
did the LORD fcatter them abroad upon the
10 Thefe are the generations of Shem:
Shem was an hundred years old, and begat
2346. Arphaxad two years after the flood.
II And Shem lived after he begat Arpha-
xad five hundred years, and begat fons and
12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty
2311 years, and begat Salah.
13 And Arphaxad lived after he begat Sa-
lah four hundred and three years, and begat
14 And Salah lived thirty years, and begat
ts And Salah lived after he begat Eber four
hundred and three years, and begat fons and
16d And Eber lived four and thirty years,
17 And Eber lived after he begat Peleg four
hundred and thirty years, and begat fons and
18 And Peleg lived thirty years, and begat
19 And Peleg lived after he begat Reu two
hundred and nine years, and begat fons and
20 And Reu lived two and thirty years, and
it And Reu lived after he begat Serug two
hundred and seven years, and begat fons and
went forth with them from1Ur of the
1 God calleth Abram, and blesseth him with
Ow the LORD had said unto Abram,Get Chap. 15.7.
thee out of thy country, and from thy Neh. 9.7.
kindred, and from thy fathers house, unto a
2 And I will make of thee a great nation,and
I will blefs thee, and make thy name great ; and
And I will blefs them that bless thee, and
curfe him that curfeth thee: and in thee fhall
So Abram departed, as the LORD had fpo-
ken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Pfal.72.17.
Abram was seventy and five years old when he
5 And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot
his brothers fon, and all their substance that
they had gathered, and the fouls that they had-
gotten in Haran; and they went forth to go Chap. 11. 11.
into the land of Canaan, and into the land of
6 ¶ And Abram paffed through the land
unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain of
Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the
7 And the LORD appeared unto Abram,and
faid, Unto thy feed will I give this land: and
there builded he an1 altar unto the LORD, who
8 And he removed from thence unto a
mountain on the east of Beth-el, and pitched
his tent, having Beth-el on the west, and Hai
on the east and there he builded an altar
unto the LORD, and called upon the name
9 And Abram journeyed, going on still Chap. 15.1
IO And there was a famine in the land:
and Abram went down into Egypt to fo- Pfal. 105.18.
journ there; for the famine was grievous in
And it came to pass when he was come
near to enter into Egypt,that he said unto Sarai
his wife, Behold now, I know that thou art a
12 Therefore it fhall come to pass,when the
Egyptians fhall fee thee,that they thall fay, This
is his wife and they will kill me, but they will
13 Say, I pray thee,thou art my fifter: that
it may be well with me for thy fake; and my see Chap. 26.7.
foul fhall live because of thee.
14 ¶And it came to pafs, that when Abram cit, 1920.
was come into Egypt,the Egyptians beheld the