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d Ecclus. 24. 25.
25. 24. 1 Tim,
Of the creation of man, &c.
Man's miserable fall. 3 And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified 24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and his Before it; because that in it he had rested from all his work mother, and shall cleave unto his wife; and they shall which God + created and made.
be one flesh. + Heb. created
4 These are the generations of the heavens and 25 And they were both naked, the man and his wife, 19. 5. to make. of the earth when they were created, in the day that and were not ashamed. the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,
CHAP. III. 5 And every plant of the field before it was in the 1 The serpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Man's miserable fall. 6. 16. earth, and every herb of the field before it grew : for 9 God arraigneth them. 14 The serpent cursed; 15 the Ephes. the Lord God had not caused it to rain upon the promised seed. 16 The punishment of mankind: 21 their
earth, and there was not a man to till the ground. first clothing : 22 the casting them out of paradise. 11 Or, 6 But there went up a mist from the earth, and NOW the serpent was more subtile
than any beast watered the whole face of the ground.
of the field which the LORD God had made. 7 And the Lord God formed man + of the dust And he said unto the woman, 4. Yea, hath God said, Heb. from,&c. of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden ?
Yea, be. + Heb. dust of of life; and man became a living soul.
2 And the woman said unto the serpent, We may &c. 8 And the LORD God planted a garden eastward cat of the fruit of the trees of the garden : ground. 6 Ecchus, in Eden; and there he put the man whom he had 3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst formed.
of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, 9 And out of the ground made the Lord God to neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die. c1 Cor. grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good 4 . And the serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall 12 Cor
for food ; the tree of life also in the midst of the gar not surely die :
10 9 And a river went out of Eden to water the thereof, then your eyes shall be opened ; and ye shall
6 And when the woman saw that the tree was
a desire gold;
of the fruit thereof, and "did eat; and
b Ecclus. also unto
gave 12 And the gold of that land is good: there is her husband with her, and he did eat. bdellium and the onyx-stone.
7 And the eyes of them both were opened, and 2. 14. 13 And the name of the second river is Gihon: the they knew that they were naked; and they sewed figsame is it that compasseth the whole land of + Ethiopia. leaves together, and made themselves li aprons. || Or, 14 And the name of the third river is Hiddekel : 8 And they heard the voice of the Lord God walk-to gird
things. || Or,
that is it which goeth || toward the east of Assyria. | ing in the garden in the f cool of the day: and Adam about, to AssyAnd the fourth river is Euphrates.
and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the 7 Heb. 15 And the Lord God took the man, and
put him Lord God amongst the trees of the garden. 11 Or,
into the garden of Eden, to dress it, and to keep it. 9 © And the LORD God called unto Adam, and said Adan.
16 And the Lord God commanded the man, unto him, Where art thou ? + Heb.
saying, Of every tree of the garden 4 thou mayest 10 And he said, I heard thy voice in the garden, and eating freely eat;
I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself. shalt cat. 17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and 11 And he said, Who told thee that thou wast
evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou naked ? hast thou eaten of the tree whereof I com+ Heb. eatest thereof + thou shalt surely die.
manded thee that thou shouldest not eat ? dying 18 And the LORD God said, It is not good that 12 And the man said, The woman, whom thou thou shalt die. the man should be alone; I will make him an help gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I + Heb. + meet for him.
did eat. as before 19 And out of the ground the LORD God formed 13 And the Lord God said unto the woman,
every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air, and What is this that thou hast done ? And the woman ll Or,
brought them unto || Adam, to see what he would call said, The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat. the man. them : and whatsoever Adam called every living crea
14 And the Lord God said unto the serpent, Beture, that was the name thereof.
cause thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all + Heb. 20 And Adam + gave names to all cattle, and to the cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy called. fowl of the air, and to every beast of the field : but belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the
for Adam there was not found an help meet for him. days of thy life.
21 4 And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall 15 And I will put enmity between thee and the upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, woman, and between thy seed and her seed : it shall and closed the flesh instead thereof.
bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. 22 And the rib, which the Lord God had taken 16 9 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly mul4 Heb, from man, f made he a woman, and brought her unto tiply thy sorrow and thy conception ; in sorrow thou builded. the
shalt bring forth children: and thy desire shall be || to !! Or, 23 And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.
thy husa and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman, 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast bånd. because she was e taken out of man.
hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten 1 Cor.
of Heb. Cush.
el Cor, 11.8.
cause to bud.
+ Heb. Lemech.
Before of the tree of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou 14 Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from Before shalt not eat of it; cursed is the ground for thy sake;
the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be 3875. in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life: hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the + Heb.
18 Thorns also and thistles shall it + bring forth to earth : and it shall come to pass, that every one that
findeth me shall slay me.
taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return. seven-fold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain,
16 And Cain went out from the presence of the
thusael begat + Lamech.
20 And Adah bare Jabal : he was the father of such
as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle.
father of all such as handle the harp and organ.
structor of every artificer in brass and iron : and the AND Adam knew Eve his wife : and she conceived, sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah; ||That is, and bare | Cain, and said, I have gotten a man
23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah and I would gotten, or,acquifrom the Lord.
Zillah, hear my voice ; ye wives of Lamech, hearken slay a 2 And she again bare his brother + Abel. And unto my speech: for || I have slain a man to my woundHeb. Abel was † a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of ing, and a young man | to my hurt.
wound, the ground. + Heb.
24 If Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, truly La
Il Or, in a feeder. 3 And † in process of time it came to pass, that mech seventy and seven-fold. + Heb. , Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering 25 And Adam knew his wife again ; and she 3874. of days. unto the Lord.
bare a son, and called his name + Seth : For God, said t Heb 4 And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his she, hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, + Heb. fflock, and of the fat thereof. And the Lord had whom Cain slew. sheep, or, respect unto Abel and to his offering :
26 And to Seth, to him also there was born a son ;
Enosh. 5 Butunto Cain and to his offering he had not respect and he called his name + Enos: then began men || to And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell
. call upon the name of the Lord. themselves by the name of the LORD. 6 And the Lord said unto Cain, Why art thou
CHAP. V. wroth ? and why is thy countenance fallen?
1 The genealogy, age, and death, of the patriarchs, from 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and Adam unto Noah. 24 The translation of Enoch. 11 Or, have the if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the door. And ||unto THIS is the book of the generations of Adam. 100%
thee shall be his desire, and thou shalt rule over him. In the day that God created man, in the blike a 1 Chr. lency.
8 And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it ness of God made he him : !! Or,
b Wisd. subject came to pass, when they were in the field, that Cain 2 Male and female created he them: and blessed 2, 23. untothee. rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him. them, and called their name Adam, in the day when cir, 3875.
9 And the LORD said unto Cain, Where is Abel they were created.
thy brother? And he said, I know not. Am I my 3 9 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, 3874. Matth. brother's keeper ?
and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image; 1 John
10 And he said, What hast thou done? the voice of and called his name Seth. thy brother's f blood crieth unto me from the ground. 4. And the days of Adam, after he had begotten 1.1, 4.
. Jude 11.
11 And now art thou cursed from the earth, which Seth, were eight hundred years; and he begat sons + Heb.
hath opened her mouth to receive thy brother's blood and daughters.
5 And all the days that Adam lived were nine
forth yield unto thee her strength: a fugitive and a 6 | And Seth lived an hundred and five years, and isgreater vagabond shalt thou be in the earth. than that
begat Enos. 13 And Cain said unto the Lord, || My punishment it may be
7 And Seth lived, after he begat Enos, eight hunforgiven, is greater than I can bear.
dred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters.
man in my
|| Or, to call
b Wisd. 10. 3.
8. 21. Matth.
Before 8 And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and 2 That the sons of God saw the daughters of men Before CHRIST twelve and he died. years :
that they were fair; and they took them wives of all 3769.
9 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat which they chose. 3679. + Cainan.
3 And the Lord said, My Spirit shall not always + Heb. Kenan.
10 And Enos lived, after he begat Cainan, eight hun strive with man, for that he also is flesh: yet his days dred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters. shall be an hundred and twenty years :
11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and 4 There were giants in the earth in those days; 2469. five years : and he died.
and also after that, when the sons of God came in 12 And Cainan lived seventy years, and begat unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to * Mahalaleel.
them, the same became mighty men which were of old, Maleleel
13 And Cainan lived, after he begat Mahalaleel, men of renown. eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and
5 And God saw that the wickedness of man was daughters.
great in the earth, and that | every "imagination of the || Or, 14 And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred thoughts of his heart was only evil t continually. the whole
imaginaand ten years : and he died,
6 And it repented the Lord that he had made man tion. The 15 T And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.
Hebrew + Heb. and begat | Jared.
7 And the LORD said, I will destroy man, whom I nificth
wordsige Jered. 16 And Mahalaleel lived, after he begat Jared, eight have created, from the face of the earth, f both man not only
the imahundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters. and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the
gination, 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hun- air: for it repenteth me that I have made them. dred ninety and five years : and he die
8 T But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.
the ;ur18 9 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two 9 These are the generations of Noah: • Noah was desires. years, and he begat Enoch.
a just man, and || perfect in his generations, and Noah a Chap. 19 And Jared lived, after he begat Enoch, eight walked with God. hundred years, and begat sons and daughters.
10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and 15. 19. 20 And all the days of Jared were nine hundred Japheth.
+ Heb. sixty and two years : and he died.
11 The earth also was corrupt before God, ad day 21 q And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and the earth was filled with violence. begat * Methuselah.
12 And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, Heb. 22 And Enoch walked with God, after he begat it was corrupt : for all flesh had corrupted his way unto Methuselah, three hundred years, and begat sons and
upon the earth. daughters.
13 And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh 23 And all the days of Enoch were three hundred is come before me ; for the earth is filled with vio- 2 Peter sixty and five years.
lence through them: and, behold, I will destroy them S. 24 And • Enoch walked with God, and he was not : | with the earth.
upright. Hebr. for God took him.
14. Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: 4 rooms || Or, 25 And Methuselah lived an hundred eighty and shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within from the seven years, and begat * Lamech.
and without with pitch. 4. Heb.
† Heb. 26 And Methuselah lived, after he begat Lamech, 15
And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it nests.
bits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of i
16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, and in
ark shalt thou set in the side thereof : with lower, se-
breath of life, from under heaven ; and every thing
thou shalt come into the ark; thoil, and thy 'sons,
19 And of every living thing of all flesh, two of
alive with thee; they shall be male and female. CHAP. VI.
20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after
vorath, and caused the bed. 8 Noah findeth grace. his kind; two of crery sort shall come unto thee, to
on the face of the earth, and daughters were born and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for
food for thee, and for them.
d Ecclus. 44. 16.
c Hebr. 11. 7.
10. 4. + Heb. thebreat
Noah and family, &c. go into the ark.
CHAP. VII, VIII.
The ark resteth on mount Ararat. 22 « Thus did Noah ; according to all that God 21 6 And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, Before 2448. commanded him, so did he.
both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every 2349 CHAP. VII. creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, and
b Wisd. 1 Noah with his fumily, and the living creatures, enter into every man : the ark. 10 The beginning, increase, &c. of the flood.
22 All in whose nostrils was + the breath of life, of
all that was in the dry land, died. a 2 Pet. AND the Lord said unto · Noah, Come thou, and all thy house, into the ark: for thee have I seen 23 And every living substance was destroyed which of these
ritof lif righteous before me in this generation.
was upon the face of the ground, both man, and 2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take to thee by cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the + sevens, the male and his female ; and of beasts that heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth :
c Wisd are not clean by two, the male and his female. and Noah only remained alive, and they that were 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the male and with him in the ark.
2 Peter the female ; to keep seed alive upon the face of all 24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth an 2. 5. the earth.
hundred and fifty days. 4. For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain
CHAP. VIII. upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every
1 The waters asswage.
4 The ark resteth on Ararat. Hebi living substance that I have made will I fdestroy from 6 The raven and the dove sent forth. 15 Noah, being off the face of the earth.
commanded, goeth forth of the arls: 20 he buildeth an 5 And Noah did according unto all that the Lord altar, and offereth sacrifice, which God accepteth. commanded him.
AND God remembered Noah, and every, living
the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth,
of heaven, were stopped, and the rain from heaven
in going the earth,
tinually ; and after the end of the hundred and fifty and re9 There went in two and two unto Noah into the days the waters were abated.
turning ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded 4 And the ark rested in the seventh month, on Noab.
the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains 10 | And it came to pass || after seven days, that
of Ararat. the waters of the flood were upon the earth.
5 And the waters + decreased continually until the + Heb
were itz day. 11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the tenth month: in the tenth month, on the first day of going second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the the month, were the tops of the mountains seen.
creasing same day were all the fountains of the great deep bro 6 And it came to pass at the end of forty days, #Or, ken and the || windows of heaven were opened.
that Noah opened the window of the ark which he had gates. 12 And the rain was upon the earth forty days and
made : forty nights.
7 And he sent forth a raven, which went forth + to
in going 13 In the self-same day entered Noah, and Shem, and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the forthana and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's earth.
the waters were abated from off the face of the
creepeth upon the earth after his kind, and every foot, and she returned unto him into the ark ; for the * Heh. fowl after his kind, every bird of every + sort. waters were on the face of the whole earth. Then tirg.
15 And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two he put forth his hand, and took her, and + pulled her + Uch. and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life. in unto him into the ark.
16 And they that went in, went in male and female 10 And he stayed yet other seven days; and again
11 And the dove came in to him in the evening;
the waters were dried up from off the earth; and Noah 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail; removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, beand the mountains were covered.
hold, the face of the ground was dry.
11 Or, on the
caused her to come,
f Isaiah 54. 9.
+ Heb. Chenaan
1 God blesseth Noah. 4 Blood and murder are forbidden. planted
Noah goeth out of the arle :
He replenisheth the world. Before
14 And in the second month, on the seven and 11 And 'I will establish my covenant with you : Before 2348. twentieth day of the month, was the earth dried. neither shall all flesh be cut off any more by the waters 15 | And God spake unto Noah, saying,
of a flood; neither shall there any more be a flood to 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy destroy the earth. sons, and thy sons' wives with thee.
12 And God said, This is the token of the covenant 17 Bring forth with thee every living thing that is which I make between me and you, and every living with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl, and of cattle, and creature that is with you, for perpetual generations : of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth; 13 I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for that they may breed abundantly in the earth, and be a token of a covenant between me and the earth. : fruitful, and multiply upon the earth.
14 6 And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud Ecclus. 18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, and his wife, over the earth, that the bow shall be seen in the cloud: and his sons' wives with him :
15 And I will remember my covenant, which is 19 Every beast, every creeping thing, and every between me and you, and every living creature of all
fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon the earth, after flesh; and the waters shall no more become a flood to Hebe their f kinds, went forth out of the ark. families.
destroy all flesh. 20 | And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD, 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud ; and I will and took of every clean beast, and of every clean look upon it, that I may remember the everlasting
fowl, and offered burnt-offerings on the altar. covenant between God and every living creature of + Heb.
21 And, the Lord smelled 4 a sweet savour; and all flesh that is upon the earth. of rest.
the Lord said in his heart, I will not again curse the 17 And God said unto Noah, This is the token of a Chap. ground any more for man's sake; for the a imagina- the covenant which I have established between me and
tion of man's heart is evil from his youth ; neither all flesh that is upon the earth. Matth.
will I again smite any more every thing living, as I 18 And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the 23476 have done.
ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is + Heb. Asyet all 22 4 While the earth remaineth, seed-time and the father of + Canaan. the days harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, 19 These are the three sons of Noah; and of them earth, and day and night, shall not cease.
was the whole earth overspread. CHAP. IX.
20 | And Noah began to be an husbandman, and he
planted a vineyard :
Shem, 27 and prophesieth of Japheth : 29 he dieth. ness of his father, and told his two brethren without.
AND God blessed Noah and his sons, and said 23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and a Chap. unto them, Be fruitsul, and multiply, and re laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backplenish the earth.
ward, and covered the nakedness of their father ; 2 And the fear of you, and the dread of you, shall 7, 19.
and their faces were backward, and they saw not their be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every father's nakedness. fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, 24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what and upon all the fishes of the sea : into your
hand are his younger
son had done unto him. they delivered.
25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a servant of 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall be meat for servants shall he be unto his brethren. b Chap. you ; even as the green herb have I given you all 26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of Shem; things :
and Canaan shall be his | servant.
llor, c Levit.
4. But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood 27 God shall | enlarge Japheth, and he shall dwell to them, thereof, shall ye not eat.
in the tents of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant. || Or, 5 And surely your blood of your lives will I re 28 And Noah lived after the flood three hundred persuade quire : at the hand of every beast will I require it,
and fifty years. and at the hand of man; at the hand of every man's 29 And all the days of Noah were nine hundred and brother will I require the life of man.
fifty years : and he died. d Matth. 6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his
CHAP. X. Revel. blood be shed : ' for in the image of God made he 1 The generations of Noah. 2 The sons of Japheth. 6 The man.
sons of Ham. Nimrod the first monarch. 15 Canaan's • Chap
7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply ; bring forth descendants, and their settlement. 21 The sons of Shem. abundantly in the earth, and multiply therein.
NOW W these are the generations of the sons of 2347, 8 | And God spake unto Noah, and to his sons Noah ; Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto with him, saying,
them were sons born after the flood. 9 And I, behold, I establish my covenant with you, 21 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and a 1. Chr. and with your seed after you;
Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and I'iras. 1. 5, fe. 10 And with every living creature that is with you, 3 And the sons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, and Riphath, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of every beast of the and Togarmah. earth with you; from all that go out of the ark, to 4 And the sons of Javan ; Elishah, and Tarshish, every beast of the earth.
Kittim, and Dodanim.
1. 28. Verse