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Christ prontled LORD: and let us make us a name, Tere we be Icattered

abroad upon the face of the whole earth, 1 God calleh Abram, and blesletb bim with a

5 And the LORD canje down to see the city and promise of Christ. 4 He departétb dorth Lot frons m was

the tower which the children of men built, Haran : 6 He journeyeth througb Canaan, 7 neh, in

6 And the LORD taid, Behold, the people is which is promised him in a vision. 10 He is

one, and they have all one language and this they driven by a famine into Egypt. in Pear makech sr, and

begin to do, and now nothing will be restrained him feign bis wife to be bis sisters 14 Pbaraob
from them, which they have imagined to do. baving taken her from bim, by plagues is coms

7. Go to, let us go down, and there contound pelled to refore her

one anothers tpeech. amin 8 So the LORD scattered them abroad from kindred, and from thy fathers house, unto a Ra.7.3.

thee out thy, , and from thy Lord faid thence upon the face of all the earth: and they land that I will shew thee. out o left off to build the city,

2 And I will t make of thee a great nation, 13: 9 Therefore is the name of it called 11 Babel, and I will blels thee, and make thy name great; Heb. 1-bort

That is
becaule the LORD did there confound the lan- and thou shalt be a blessing.

Take thee guage of all the earth : and from thence did the 3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and great LORD scatter them abroad, upon the face of all curte him that curleth the : * and in thee shall hation. the earth,

all families of the earth be blessed.

* Chap. to 1 * These are the generations of Shem.

18.188 Sbro. Shem was an hundred years old, and begat Arken unto him, and Lot went with him:

and A- A&.3. 25.

4 So Abram departed as the LORD had spo• 22:18 37. ite, and

phaxad two years after the flood.
11 And Shem lived after he begat Arphaxad parted out of Haran,

bram was sevenry and five years old when he de- Gal.3.8. five hundred years, and begat fons and

d daughters. 5 And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot his 12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty years, brothers tongand all their fübftance that they had and begat Salah

gathered, anci the souls that they had gotten in 13 And Arphaxad lived after he begat Salah, Haran,and they went forth to go into the landof four hundred and three years, and begai lons and Canaan : and into the land of Canaan they came. daughters.

6 | And Abram palled through the land unto entreha

14 And Salah lived thirty years and begat Eber. the place of Sicheni, untou the plain of Moreh. ll Or;
15 And Salah lived after he begat Eber, four And the Canaanite was then in the land.
hundred and three years, and begat Sons and


7. And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and daughters. Chro. 18 * And Eber lived four and thirty years and there built he an * altar unto the LORD, who Chaves

faid, * Unto thy feed will I give this land: and Asflwr,

19. begat * Peleg.

appeared unto him,
17 And Eber lived after he begat Peleg, four 8 And he removed from thence unto a moun-13.
wh: 3:35 hundred and thirty years, and begat luns and tain on the east of Beth-el, and pitched his tent

having Beth-el on the west, and Hai on the east: 18 And Peleg lived thirty years and begat Reu. and there he built an altar unto the LORDs and 19 And Peleg lived after he begat Reu, two called upon the Name of the LORD. hundred and nine years, and begat lons and 9 And Abram journeyed, t going on still to- + Heb. daughters.

ward the south.

in going 20 And Reu lived two and thirty years, and 10 | And there was a famine in the land, and and four. begat * Serug.

Abram went down into Egypt to sojourn there: neying
21 And Reu lived after he begat Serug, two for the famine was grievous in the land.

hundred and leven years, and begat ions and 11 And it came to pass, when he was come

near to enter into Egypt, that he said unto Sarai
23 And Serug lived thirty years, and begat his wife, Behold now, I know that thou art a

fair woman to look upon. 23 And Serug lived after he begat Nahor, two 12 Therefore it shall come to pass, when the ha, as

hundred years, and begat fons and daughters. Egyptians fhall fee ihee, that they shall lay, This

24 And Nahor lived nine and iwenty years, is his wife: and they will kill me, but they will
and begat * Terah.

1ave thee alive.

25 And Nahor lived after he begat Terah, an 13. Say I pray thee, thou art my fifter, that is
hundred and nineteen years, and begat lons and may be well with me for thy fake ; and my soul

shall live because of thee.
26 And Terah lived seventy years, and 14 || And it came to pass, rhat when Abram
begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran.

was come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the
27 Now there are the generations of Terah: woman that she was very fair.
Chro. Terah begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran : and 15 The princes allo of Pharaoh saw her, and
Haran begat Lot.

commended her before Pharaoh : and the wa
28 And Haran die.I before his father Terah in man was taken into Pharaohs house.
the land of his nativiry, in Ur of the Caldees. 16 And he entreated Abram well for her fake:

29 And Abram and Nahor took them wives : 1 and he had sheep and oxen, and he-asses, and
the name of Abrams wife was Sarai and the name men-fervants, and maid-lervants, and she-alles,
of Nahors wite, Milcah, the daughter of Haran, and camels.
the father of Milcah, and the father of licah. 17. And the LORD plagued Pharaoh and his
30 But Sarai was barren, she bad no childe. house with great plagues,

ecaute of Sarai A
31 And Terah took Abram his son, and Lot branis wife.
the son of Haran, his sons fon, and Sarai his 18 And Pharaoh called Abram, and said, What
daughter in law, his fon Abrams wife, and they is this that thou liaft done unto me? why didit
went forth with them froin * Ur of the Caldees, thou not tell me that she was thy wife?

to go into the land of Canaan: and they came

19. Why faidest thou, She is my fifter ? fo unto Haran, and dwelt there.

might have taken her to me to wife: now there 32 And the days of Terah were two hundred fure behold thy wife, take ber, and go thy way. and five years, and Terah died in Haran.

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1 That there made war with Bera king of So-12-23 ut many narato un to wicked Sodom. 14 God reneveth the pro- dom, and with Birha king of Gomorrah, Shirab

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18 He removed to Hebron, king of Aumah,and Sbemezer king of Zebujim,
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30 for an everla....? 2 Aod Abrani was very rich in cattel, in fil- and in the thirteenth year they rebelled. ver and in gokt. 5 And in the fourteenth year came Chedor

and I will give unto 3 And he went on his journeys from the south, laomer, and the kings that were with him, and

bet, the land wat even tu Beth-el, unto the place where his tent Imut: the Rephaims in Alhteroih-Karnaim, and

all the land of Cansen, had been at the beginning, between Beth-el and the Zuzims in Ham,and the Emims in Shaveh- 109, Hai.


And the Horites in their mount Seir, unto thoimet ty curenant therethe. 4 Unto the * place of the altar, which be

19 And God Widung A bad made there at the first: and there Abram 11 El-paran, which is by the wilderness, called on the name of the LORD.

7 And they returned and came to Enmishpat, pland 5. [ And Lot also which went with Abram, which is Kadesh, and Imote all the countrey vi Lad fucks, and herds, and tents.

the Amalekites, and also the Amurites that 6 And the land was not able to bear them dweit in Hazezon Tamar. zhat they might dwell together : for their sub 8 And there went out the king of Sodom, ftance was great, fo that they could not dwell and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of zogether.

Admah, and the king of Lebojim, and the king Ź And there was a strife between the herd of Bela, (the same is Zoar) and they joyned men of Abrams cattel, and the herden of Lors battel with them in the vale or Siddim ; eattel: and the Canaanite, and the Perizzite 9 With Chedorlaumer the king of Elam, dwelt then in the landi.

and with 'Tidal king of nations, and Amraphei 8 And Abram faid unto Lot, Let there be no king, of Shinar, and Arioch king of Ellalar; strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and four kings with five. between my herdmen and thy lieremen": for we be t brethren.

9 Is not the whole lanci before thee? Sepa- morrah Hed ană fell there: and they that rerate thy self, I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt mained, led to the mountain, take the left hand, then I will go to the right: 11 And they took all the goods of Sodom, or if tbou depart to the right hand, then I will and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, and went go to the lett.

their way. 10 And Lot lifted up his eyes, and beheld all 12 And they touk Lot, Abrams brothers the plain of Jordan, hat it was well watered fon (who dwelt in Sodom) and his goods, and every where, before the LORD destroyed Sodom departed. and Gomorrah, even as the garden of the 13 And there came one that had escapad, LORD), like the land of Egypt, as thou coment and told Abram the Hebrew, for he dwelt in the unto Zoar.

plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Elhcol, " Then Lot chufe him all the plain of Jor- and brother of Aner : and there were contededan: and Lot journeyed eart, and they separated rate with Abram. themselves the tone from the other.

14 | And when Abram heard that his brother Lot dwelt in the cities of the plain, and pitched vants born in his own house, three hundred and 107;1 bis tent toward Sodom. eighteen, and pursued them unlu Dan.

forua 13 But the men of Sodom dere wicked, and 15. And he divided himself against them, he finners before the LORD exceedingly.

and his servants by night, and imote them, and 14 ( And the LORD said unto Abram, after pursued them untó Hoba, which is on the left that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now hand of Damascus : thine eyes, and look from the place where thou 16 And he brought back all the goods, and alart, northward, and fouthward, and eastward, fo brought again his brother Lutyand his goods, and westward.

and the women also, and the people, 15 For all the land which thou feeli, * to thee 17

71 And the king of Sodom went out to meet wil I give it, and to thy feed for ever.

him,(after his return from the Naughter of Che-
16 And I will make thy leed as the dust of the dorlaomer, and of the kings that were with him) *25
earth : fo that if a man can number the dutt ut at the valley of Shaveh,which is the*kings dale. 18.18.4
the earth then shall thy leed also be numbred.

17 Arile, walk through the land in the length forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of
of it, and in the breadth of it; for I will give the most high God.
it unto thee.

19 And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be
18 Then Abram removed bis tent, and came Abram of the most high God, poffefour of hea-
and dwelt in the + plain of Mamre, which is in ven and earth.
Hebron,and built there an altar unto the LORD, 20 And blessed be the most high God, which

hath delivered thine enemies into thy hand : 1 The bettel of four kings against five. 12 Lot and he gave him * tithes of all. is taken prisorer., 14 Abram resieseth him. 21 And the king of Sodum faid unto Abram,

18 Melcbizedek bleseth Abrim. 20 Abram Give me the t perluns, and take the goods to

givetb bim titbe. 22 The rest of the spoil, bis thy felf.
Partners having had their portions, be refterett 22 And Abram laid to the king of Sodom,
totbe king of Sedom.

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and thou shalt be a father oft many nations. cumciled. and Ishmael his son. king of

5. Neither shall thy name any more be called 27 And all the men of his house, born in the

Abram, but thy name shall be Abraham : * for a house, and bought with money of the stranger, of so

father of many nations have I made thee. were circumcised with him. Shinab 6 And I will make thee exceeding fruitfull,

CHAT.XVIIT. bojim,

and + I will make nations of thee, and kings Abraban enreycamerhabree angels. 9 Sarab is
Shall come out of thee.

reproved for laughing at the strange promise. evale

7 And I will establish my covenant between 17 The destruction of Sodom is revealed to A

me and thee, and thy feed after thee in their ge brabam. 23 Abrabum maketo intercession for lemer, nerations for an everlasting covenant, to be a

tbe men thereof. God unto thee, and to thy leed after thee.

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after thee, the land + wherein thou art a stran- ||door, in the heat of the day.
ger, all the land of Canaan, for an everlasting 2 And he lift up his eyes, and looked; and * Heb.
pofleffion ; and I will be their God.

lo, three men stood by him: and when he law 13.2.
9 | And God said unto Abraham, Thou shalt them, he ran to meet them from the tent door,
keep my covenant

therefore, thousand thy feed and bowed himself toward the ground. after thee in their generations.

3 And said, My Lord, if now I have fumd hapat, !

10 This is my covenant which ye shall keep be- favour in thy fight, pals not away, I pray thee,

tween me and you, and thy feed after thee: Every from thy fervant:
1.8. * man-childe among you shall be circumcised. 4 Let a little water, I pray you, be ferchet,

11 And ye shall circumcile the Aesh of your and wash your feet, and rest your felves under
18. fore-skin; and it shall be a * token of the cove- the tree.
14 nant betwixt me and you.

5 Aod I will fetch a morsel of bread, and cing

12 And the that is eight days old, * shall be lt comfort ye your hearts, after that ye shall pals Heb.
circumcised among you : every man-childe in on: for therefore † are ye come to your fer-lay

your generations, he that is born in the house, vant. And they said, So do, as thou haft said.
or bought with money of any ftranger, which is 6 And Abraham hastened into the tent unto parfed,

ye haye
not of thy feed :

Sarah, and taid, + Make ready quickly ihree Heb 2r i

13 He that is born in thy house, and he that measures of fine meal, knead it, and make cakes baltea.
is bought with thy money, must needs be cir- upon the hearth.
cumciled: and my covenant shall be in your 1 And Abraham ran unto the herd and fetcht
flesh, for an everlasting covenant.

a calf, tender and good, and gave it unto a
14. And the uncircumcised man-childe, whose young man, and he halted to dreis it.

fefa of his fore-skin is not circumciled, that 8 And he took butter, and milk, and the calf n, foul shall be cut off from his people : he hath which he had dressed, and set it before them, and nt broken my covenant.

he stood by them under the tree, and they did!
15, And God laid unto Abraham, As for Sa- cat.
rai thy wife, thou Malt not call her name Sarai, 9 | And they said unto him, Where is Sarah
but Sarah Mall her name be.

thy wife? And he faid, Behold, in the tent.
16 And I will bleis her, and give thee a fon 1o And he said, I will certainly return unto
also of her : yea, I will bless her, and the shall thee 7 according to the time of life and 10,* Sa- Heb
be a motber of nations: kings of people shall be rah thy wife Shall have a fun. And Sarah heard to the lite
of her.

ving me it in the tentdoor which was behinde him. 17. Then Abraham fell upon his face, and It Now Abraham and Sarah were old, and 1.7.2 1, laughed and faid in his heart, shall a childe be well ftricken in age, and it ceased to be with Chap. born unto him that is an hundred years old, and Sarah after the manner of women.

17.19. thall Sarah that is ninety years old bear?.

12 Therefore Sarah laughed within her felf, and 26.36 18 And Abraham faid unto God, O that Ish- saying, After I am waxed old, shall I have pleamael might live before thee.

lure, my* lord being, old allo?

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19And God faid, *Sarah thy wife Thall bear thee 13 And the LORD taid unto Abraham, Where- 3.6.
and a lon indeed, and thou shalt call his name Ifaac, fore did Sarah laugh, faying, Shall I of a furety

and I will establish my covenant with him, for an bear a childe which am old?
cverlasting covenant,andwith his feed after him. 14. Is any thing too hard for the LORD ? Ad

20 And as for Ishmael, I have heard thee, be- the time appointed will I return unto thee, ac-
holci, I have blessed him, and will make him cording to the time of life, and Sarah fhali have
fruitfull, and will multiply him excedingly : a lon.
* twelve princes shall he beget, and I will make 15 Then Sarah * denied, saying, I laughed! Job
him a great nation,

not, for.She was afraid : And he said, Nay, buo 8.18.
21 But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, thou diddeft laugh.

whom Sarah Thall bear untothee, at this set time, 16 And the men rofe up from thence, and
in the next year.

looked toward Sodom : and Abraham wend
22 And he left off talking with him, and with them to bring them on the way,
God went up from Abraham.

17 And the LORD laid, Shall I hide from
23 1 And Abraham took Ilhmael his fun, and Abraham that thing which I do ;
all that were born in his house, and all that were 18 Seeing that Abraham shall surely become:
bought with his money, every male among the a great and mighty nation, and all the nations
men of Abrahams house, and circumcilei the of the earth shall be blessed in him?
Aesh of their fore-skin in the self-fame day, as 19 For I know him, that, he will command his 12.3:
God had said unto him.

children, and his hou hold after him, and they Aasyfs-
24. And Abraham pas ninety years old and Thall keep the way of the LORD, to do justice Gale
nine, when he was circumcised in the Hesh of and judgement, that the LORD may bring upon
his fore-skin,

Abraham that which he hath spoken of hím.
25 And Ihmael his fon poas thirteen years 20 And the Lord said, Because the cry of So-
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high God, the polleffur of heaven and earth, 21 And the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and

23 That I will not take from a threed even to the Girgalhite, and the Jebufite.
a shoe-latchet, and that I will not take any thing

that is thine, left thou houldent lay, I have made Sardi being barren, giveth Hagar to Abram. 6
Abram rich:

Hugar being affifted for despising her mi/trisyran 24 Save only that which the young men have eth away.9 An angel rendech bet back to submit her caten, and the portion of the men which went self, vt telle h her of her child.151|hmael is born. with me Aner, Elncul, ani Manure : let them Ndren and the head an handmaid, an Egypti.

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i God encourageth Abram. I Abram complaint 2 And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now,

etbe for ment of an keir. 4 God promiseth bim the Lord hath restrained me from bearing : !
a son, and a multiplying of his feed. 6 Abram pray thee go in unto my maid: it may be that I
is justified by faith. 7 Canaan is promised again, may tubtain children by her : and Abranı heark-
and confirmed by a signe, 12 and a vision. ned to the voice of Sarai.
A Fameunto Abrant the word of the Poe 3. And Sarai Abrams wife took Hagar her by

came unto Abram in avifion, laying, Fuar nraid, the Egypțian , after Abram had dwehe ten 75,869 not, Abram : I am thy field and ythy exceeding years in the land of Canaan, and gave her tò her

husband Abram, to be his wife. very great 2 And Abraw said, Lord God, what wilt thou

4. And he went in unto Hagar, and she congive me, seeing *Igo chikiless, and the steward|ceived: and when the faw that she had concei18.5. of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus. ved, her mistress was despited

in her eyes. 3 And Abram laid, Behold, to me thou hast 5 And Sarai faid unto Abram, My wrong be 25.32.

no seed: and ko, one burn in my house

is upon thec : I have given my maid into thy bumine heir.

fom, and when the law that she had conceived, I 4 And behold, the word of the LORD camej was despised in her eyes : che LORD judge beunto him, saying, This shall not be thine heir: tween me and thee. but he that that come forth out of thjne own 6. But Abram said unto Sarai , Behold, thy bowels shall be thine heir,

maid is in thine hand: do to her tas ir pleaferh 5. And he brought him forth abroad; and said, thee. And when Sarai 1 dealt hardly with her, Look now towards heaven, and tell the stars , if he fled from her face. thou be able to number them: and he said unto 7 1 And the angel of the Lord found her by him, * So shall thy seed be.

a fountain of water in the wildernels, by the 6 And he * beleeved in the LORD, and he fountain in the way to Shur: counted it to him for righteou inefs.

8 And he faid , Hagar Sarais maid , whence Gal.3.6.

- And he laid unto him, I am the LORD that camest thou ? And whither wilt thou go? and šam.2.23 brought thee out of Ur of the Caldees , to give the said, I fee from the face of my mistress Sarai. thee this land to inheritit.

9 And the angel of tlie Lord said unto her, 8 And he said. Lord God, whereby thall I Return to thy miltrels, and fübmit thy felf unknow that I shall inherit it?

der her hands. 9 And he laid unto him, Take me an heifer 10. And the angel of the Lord said unto her, of three years old, and a fhe-goat of three years I will multiply thy feed exceedingly,that it shall old, and a ran of three years old, and a turtle- not be numbred for multi rude. dove, and a young pigeon.

11 And the angel of the LORD faid unto her, 10 And he took unto him all these, and divi- Behold, thou art with child, and shalt bear a eled them in the midft, and laid each piece one a-fon, and shalt call his name ! Ilhunael : because gainst another: but the birds divided he not. the LORD hath heard thy athietion.

11 And when the fowls came down upon the 12 And he will be a wilde man : his hand sarcases, Abram drove them away.

will be against every man , and every mans hand 12 And when the sun was going down, a deep against

him: * and he shall dwell in the prefence sleep fell upon Abram: and 10, an horror of of all his brethren. great darkness fell upon him.

13 And she called the name of the LORD that to 13 And he said unto Abram, Know of a furety | spake unto her, Thou God leeft me: for she faid, at * A&.7.8 *that thy feed Mall be a stranger in a land that is ave I also here looked after him that seeth me?

not theirs , and Thall serve themand they shall 14 Wherefore the well was called * || Beer-12affli&t them four hundred years :

hai-roi; behold, it is between Cadesh and Bered. 14 And also that nation, whom they fall 15 | And Hagar bare Abram a fon: and Aferve, will I judge: and afterward thail they bram called his fons name, which lagar bare, in come out with great fubitance.

Ifmael. 15 And thou sxalt go to thy fathers in peace, 16 And Abram was fourscore and lix years thou thalt be buried in a good old age.

old, when Hagar bare lflimael to Abram. 16 But in the fourth generation they shall

CH A P. XVII. come hither again : for the iniquity of the A-r God roerpeth the covenant. 5 Abram bis name morite is not yet full.

is changed in token of a greater blessing, 10 Cir17 And it came to pass that when the sun cunacis10!! is inštituted. went down, and it was darks, behold a smoaking

Ifaac is promised. 4 Heb.

furnace, and a + burning lamp that palled be 2 lamp of

23 Abrabam and Ishmael are circumcised. tween those pieces.

Nd when Abram was ninety years old and! 18 In that fame day the Lord + made a covefort*2 nant with Abram, saying, * Unto thy feed have said unto him, I am the # Almighty Guin* walk yor,

I given this land, from the river of Egypt unto before me, and be thou ll perfect.
the great river the river Euphrates :

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Beheld, and lo, ihe smoke of the countrey went fore afraid.
ep as the finoke of a furnace.

9 Then Abimelech called Abraham, and
29 (And it came to pass when Go: destroyed said unto him, What hast thou done unto us?
the cities of the plain, that God remembred and what have I oftended thee, that thou halt
Abraham, and lent Lot out of the midft of the broughton me, and on my kingdom a great fin 21
overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in the thou haft donc deeds unto me that ought not tu
Lot dwelt.

be done.
3o 1 And Lot went up out of Zoar, and dwest to And Abimelech said unto Abraham, Whac
in the mountain, and his tivo daughters with Sawest thou, that thou haît done this thing?
him: for he feared to dwell in Zoar, and he 11 And Abraham faid, Because I thought,
dwelt in a cave, he, and his two daughters. Surely the fear of God is not in this place : and

31 And the first-born laid unto the younger, they will say me for my wives fake.
Our father is old, and tbere is not a man in the 12 And yet indeed she is my filter : fhe is the
carth to conie in unto us after the maner of all daughter of my father, but

not the daughter of
the earth.

my mother; and she became my wife.
32 Come, let us make our father drink wine, il 13 And it came to pals, when God caused me
and we will lie with him, that we may preserve to wander from my fathers house, that I said un-
feed of our father.

to her, This is thy kindness which thou Malo
33 And they made their father drink wine thew unto me; at every place whither we shall
that night: and the first-born went in, and lay come * say of me, Heis my brother.

* Chọn with her father, and he perceived not when he 14 And Abimelech took sheep and oxen, and 62. 13. lay down, nor when she arose.

men-fervants, and women-lervants, and gave
34. And it came to pais on the morrow, that them unto Abraham, and restored him Sarah his,
the first-born said unto the younger, Behold, I vise.
lay yesternight with my father : let us make him 15 And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is be-
drink wine
this night also, and go thou in, and fore thee, dwellt where it pleaseth thee.

+ Hub lie with him, that we may preserve feed of our

16 And unto Sarah he laid, Behold, I have gi- in thine

28 13 good father.

ven thy brother a thouland pieces of filver : be- eyes. 35 And they made their father drink wine hold, he is to thee a covering of the eyes unto that night allo, and the younger arole, and lay all that are with thec, and with all otber : thus with him: and he perceived not when the lay the was reproved. down, nor when she arote.

17 | So Abraham prayed unto God: and God
,35 Thus were both ihe daughters of Lot with healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-
childe by their father.

1ervants, and they bare children.
37 And the first-born bare a fon, and called 18 For the LORD had falt closed up all the
his name Moab: the fame is the father of the wombs of the house of Abimelech, becaufe of
Moabites unto this day.

Sarah Abrahams wife.
38 And the younger, she also bare a fun, and

CHAP XXI. called his name Ben-ammi:

the same is the fa- Ifaac is born : 4 Heis circumcised; 6 Sarahs joy. ther of the children of Ammon untu this day. 9 Hagar and Ijhmael are caft forth. 15 Hagar in С НА Р. XX.

distress : 17 The angel comforteth her. 22 Abi-
1 Abraham Tojourneth at Geray,2 denieth his wife, melechs covenant with Abraham at Beer-sheba.

and losečb ber : 3 Abimelech is reproved for her And the Lord lid unto Sarah * as he had a chap,
foreth Sarab, 16 and reprovetb ber : 17 He spoken.
'is bealed by Abrahams prayer.

2 For Sarah * conceived, and bare Abraham a A4.7.8, wards the fouth countrey, and dwelt be. had spoken to him. tween Cadesh and Shur, and fojourned in Gerar. 3 And Abraham called the name of his fon "1.

And Abraham faid of Sarah his wife, she that was born unto him, whom Sarah bare to
is my fifter : and Abimelech king of Gerar fent him, Isaac.
and took Sarah.

4 And Abraham circuincised his fon Haag
3. But God came to Abimelech in a dream by being eight days old, * as God had commanded Chap
night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but á him..
dead man, for the woman which thou hast ta 5 And Abraham was an hundred years old,
ken: for the is ta mans wife.

when his fon Ilaac was born unto him.
4 But Abimelech had not come near her : and 6 | And Sarah laid, God hath made me to
he said, Lord, wilt thou flay also a righteous laugh, so that all that hear will laugh with me.

And she , fail, Who would have said unto
5 Said he not unto me, She is my fister? and Abraham,that Sarah should have given children
fhe, even the her self faid, He is my brother : in luck? for I have born bim a ton in his old age ?
then integrity of my heart, and innocency of my 8 And the child grew, and was weaned : and
hands have I done this.

Abraham made a great feast the famo day that
6 And God laid unto him in a dream, Yea, I llac was weaned.
know that thou didst this in the integrity of 9 (And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egypti-

thy heart: fur I also withheld thee from fin- an,which she had born unto Abraham,mucking: sold among against me, therefore luffered I thee not to 10 Wherefore the said unto Abraham, * Cant Gsl. buch her.

out this bond-woman and her son, for the fon 4 30. 7 Now therefore restore the man bis wife : of this bond-woman shall not be heir with my for he is a prophet, and he shall pray for thee, fon, even with Ifaac. and thou shalt live: and if thou restore her not, u And the thing was very grievous in Abraknow thou, that thou shalt surely die, thou, andhams fight, because of his fon. all that are thine.

12 | And God faid unto Abraham , Let it not 8. Therefore Abimelech rose early in the begrievous in thy fight, because of the lad, and morning, and called all his servants, and told because of thy bond-woman. In all that Sarak


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