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Labins complaint.

Facobs prayer to God.

cob, These daughters are my daughters , and ny, and smite it, then the other company which
these children are my children, and these cattel is left fhall escape..
are my cattel, and all that thou leest is mine : 9 | And Jacob laid, o şod of my father Abra-
and what can I do this day unto these my daugh-ham, and God of ny father Ifaac; the LORD
ters, or unto their children which they have which faidīt unto me,
born ?

countrey,and to thy kindred and I will deal well 31.13. 44 Now therefore come thou, let us make a with thee.

+ Hebr. covenant, I and thou : and let it be for a wit 10 I am not worthy of the least of all the ness between me and thee. mercies, and of all the truth which thou hast then all,

45 And Jacob took a stone, and set it up for a Dhewed unto thy lervant: for with my stafi i

palled over this Jordan, and now I am become
46 And Jacob faid unto his brethren, Gather two bands.
ftones : and they took stones, and made an heap, 1 Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of

and they did eat there upon the heap. 0 That is,

muy brother, from the hand of Elau: for I fear 47 And Laban called it ( Jegar-Sahadutha ; him, left he will come and limite me, and the of witner, but Jacub called it Galeed.

muthert with the children. 48 And Laban said, This heap is a witness 12 And thou faidst, I will surely do thee good, ugoa.

+ Hebr. between me and thee this day. Therefore was and make thy feed as the fand of the fea, which the name of it called Galeed,

cannot be numbred for multitude. That is,

49, And | Mizpah: for he said. The LORD 13 | And he lodged there that same night,
beacon: watch between me and thee, when we are ablent and took of that which came to his hand a pre-
or witch-
one from another.

fent for Efau his brother ;
50 If thou Malt afflict my daughters , or if 14 Two hundred the-goats, and twenty he
thou shalt takeotber wives betides my daughters, goals, two hundred ews, and twenty rams,
no man is with us ; fee, God is witness betwixt 15 Thirty milch camel6 with their cults,
me and thee.

forty kine, and ten buls, twenty she alles, and
$! And Laban said to Jacob,Behold,this heap, ten foals.
and behold, this pillar which I have cast be 16 And he delivered them into the hand of his
twixt me and thee.

servants,every drove by themselves and laid un-
52. This heap be witness, and this pillar be to his servants, Pals over before me, and put a
witness, that I will not pass over this heap, to space betwixt drove and drove.
thee, and that thou shalt not pass over this 17 And he commanded the foremost, saying
heap, and this pillar, unto me for harm. When Elau my brother meeteth theezand asketh
53 The God of Abraham,and the God of Na-| thee, faying,

Whose art thou? and whither guest
hor, the God of their father, judge betwixtis. thou?

and whose are these before thee?
And Jacob lware by the fear of his father Isaac. 18 Then thou shalt fay, They be thy servant

54 Then Jacob I offered facrifice upon the Jacobs : it is a present lent unto my lord Esau,
Scafts. mount, and called his brethren to eat bread,and and behold also, he is behinde us.
they did eat bread, and tarried all night in the 19. And to commanded he the second, and the

third, and all that followed the droves, laying,
55 and early in the morning Laban rose up. On this maner shall ye speak unto Elau when
and killed his sons and his daughters,and blessed ye finde him.
them :.and Laban departed, and returned untu 20. And lay ye moreover, Bchold, thy fervand

Jacob is behinde us : for he said, I will appeafe

him with the present that goeth before me, and
i facobs vision at Mahanaim : 3 His message to afterward I will see his face ; peradventure he
Esau : 7 He is afraid of Efaus coming : 9 He will accept t of me.

+ Hebr. prayeth for bis deliverance : 13 He Sendeth a 21 So went the present over before him; and my face. present to Efau : 2,4 He prafletb with an himself lodged that night in the company, angel at Peniel, wbere be is called Ifrael : 22 And he rose up that night,and took his two 21. He balter

wives and his two women-fervants, and his eleNd Jacob went on his way, and the angels ven fons, and passed over the foord Jabbok, 23 And he took them, and t sent them over 1 Hebr.

caused to 2 And when Jacob saw them, he said, This is the brook, and sent over that he had,

país. Guds host: and he called the name of that place 24 || And Jacob was left alone, and there Hebr. Mahanaim.

wrestled a man with him until thetbreaking of ascending : 3 And Jacob sent messengers before him to the day. # Heby. Esau his brother, unto the land of Seir, the 25 And when he saw that he prevailed not

diorning 7 countrey of Edum.

against hinı,he touched the hollow of his thigh:
4 And he commanded them, saying, 'Thus and the hollow of Jacobs shigh was out of
shall ye speak unto my lord Eláu, Thy fervant | joynt, as he wrestled with him.

Jacub faith thus, I have sojourned with Laban, 26 And he said, Let me go for the day break-
and stayed there until now.

eth: and he said, * I will not let thee go, except

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5 And I have oxen, and asses, Alocks, and thou bless me.
men-fervants, and women-fervants: and I have 27 And he faid unto him, What is thy name?

fent to tell my lord, that I may finde grace in and he said, Jacob.
thy fight.

2.8 And he said, * Thy name shall be called no 35.10.
6 And the messengers returned to Jacob, more Jacob, but Ifrael: for as a prince haft thou
faying , We came to thy brother Esau, and also power with God, and with men, and hast pre-
he cometh to meet thee, and four hundred men vailed.
with him.

39 And Jacob asked bim and said, Tell me, I
7. Then Jacob was greatly afraid, and distre? I pray thee, thy name : and he said, Wherefore

sed, and he divided the people that was with it that thou doeft ask after my name ? and he
him, and the flocks and herds, and the camels blessed him there.
into two bands.

30 And Jacob called the name of the place the face 8 And laid, IfE sau come to the one compa- i Peniel ; for I have seen God face to face, and of God

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Dinah ravi bed. 31 And as he palled over Penuel, the lun rule 19. And he bought a parcel of a field, where he upon him, and he halted upon his thigh. had spread his

tent, at the hand of the children 32 Therefore the children of Itráel eat not of * 'Hamor Shechems father, for an hundred * Called of the linew which fhrank , which is upon the u pieces of money.

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Emmor. hollow of the thigh, unto this day, because he 20 And he erected there an altar, and called

Ill Oy, touched the hollow of Jacobs thigh in the finew it | El-elohe-ifrael.

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Urhat is CHAP. XXXIII.

ī Dinab is ravijbed by Sbechem: 4 He futb to God, the 1 The kindness of Jacob and Efau at their mee: marry

ber. 13 The Sons of Jacob offer the condi- racl.
ing. 17 Jacob cometb to Succotb. 18 At Sba tion of circumcision to the Shecbemites. 20 Ha-
lem be buyeth a field, and builde;b an altar cal mor and Sbechem perswade them to accept it.
led El-elobs-ilrache

25 Tbe fons of Jacob upon that advantage Nay
A tehuisBlat came, and when him four hun-

eyes, and looked them , 27 and spoil their city. 30 Jacob repro

vesh Simeon and Levi,
dred men : and he divided the children unto
, A

Nd Dinah the daughter of Leah, which me

bare unto Jacubwent out to see the daughmaids.

ters of the land. 2 And he put the hanumaids and their chil 2 And when Shechem the son of Hamor, the dren foremost, and Leah and her children after,| Hivite, prince of the countrey,saw her, he took + Hels. and Rachel and Joseph hindermost.

her, and lay with her, and t defiled her. humbled
3 And he palled over before them,and bowed 3. And his soul clave unto Dinah, the daughter her:
himself to the ground leven times, until hell of Jacob , and he loved the damfel, and ipake to her
came near to his

+ kindely unto the damsel.
4 And Elau ran to meet him, and embraced 4 And Shechem spake unto his father Hamur,
him, and fell on his neck, and killed him;

and saying, Get me this dam lėl to wife,
they wept.

5 And Jacob heard that he had defiled Dinak Ś And he lift up his eyes , and saw the wo-| his daughter (now his fons were with his cattel

men, and the children, and faid, Who are thotel in the field) and Jacob held his peaceuntil they
4 Hebr. † with thee? And he said, The children which were come.
to thee. God hathgraciously given thy servant.

6 | And Hamor the father of Shechem went
6 Then the handmaidens came near,they and out unto Jacob, to commune with him.
their children, and they bowed themselves. 7 And the fons of Jacob came out of the field

7 And Leah also with her children came when they heard it, and the men were grieved
near, and bowed themselves ; and after came and they were very, wroth , because he had
Jofeph near, and Rachel, and they bowed them- wrought folly in Israel, in lying with Jacobs

daughter, t which thing ought not to be done. + He * Hebr. 8 And he said, t What meanest thou by all this 8 And Hamor communed with them, saying, and what a drove which I met?

And he laid , Tbese are to The foul of my son Shechem longeth for your to thee? | finde grace in the light of my lord.

daughter: I pray you give her him to wife. * Hebr. 9 And Efau said, I have enough, my brother, 9 And make ye marriages with us, and give be that to + keep that thou hast unto thy lelf.

your daughters unto us, and take our daughters
ss thine have found grace in thy tight, then receive my
10 And Jacob lạid, Nay, I pray thee, if now I unto you,

1o And ye shall dwell with us, and the land
present at my hand: for therefore I have seen shall be before you: dwell and trade ye there-
ihy face, as though I had seen the face of God; in, and get you poffeflions therein.
and thou wast pleased with me.

11 And Shechem said unto her father and unto
11 Take, pray thee, my blesling that is her brethren, Let me finde grace in your eyes,
* Hebr. brought to thee: because God hath dealt gra- and what ye shall lay unto me I will give.
all blogs cioully with me and because I have t enough: 12 Ask me never so much dowry and gift,and
and he urged him, and he took it.

I will give according as ye shall say unto me:
12 And he said, Let us take our journey, and but give me the damsel to wife.
Jet us go, and I will go before thee.

13 And the fons of Jacob answered Shechem
13 And he said unto him, My lord knoweth and Hamur his father deceitfully, and laid, be-
that the children are tender, and the flocks and cause he had defiled Dinah their fister ;
herds with young are with me : and if men ,14 And they said unto them, We cannot do this
Thould overdrive them une day, all the flock thing, to give our sister to one that is uncircum-
will die.

cised: for that were a reproach unto us.
14. Let my lord, I pray thee, pass over before 15 But in this will we consent unto you: if ye

his lervant, and I will lead on loftly, according will be as we be, that every male of you be cir1 Hebr.

7 as the cattel that goeth before me, and the cumcised: according children be able to endure , until I come unto 16 Then will we give our daughters unto my lord unto Seir.

you, and we will take your daughters to us, and foot of

15 And Efau laid , Let me now + leave with we will dwell with you, and we will become one sele sorte thee some of the folk that are with me : and he people.

cording ca faid, t What needethit ? let me finde grace in 19 But if ye will not hearken unto us, to be the foot the fight of my lord.

circumcised, then will we take our daughter and of the

16 | So Elau returned that day on his way we will be gone. children. # Hebr. unto Seir.

18. And their words pleased Hamor, and Shee ret, 07 17 And Jacob journeyed to Succoth and built chem Hamors fon.

him an house, and made booths for his cattel : 19 And the young man deferred not to do the

therefore the name of the place is called 11 Suc- thing, because he had delight in Jacobs daughwherefore 1. this? coth,


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18 ] And Jacob came to Shalem, a city of house of his father. booths. * Shechem,which is in the land of Canaan, when 20 | And Hamior and Shechem his son came Solled, he came from Padan-aram, and pitched his tent unto the gate

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Rachel dierh. 21 These men are peaceable with us : there the place in Il-beth-el, because there God ap- IT bez an fore let them dwell in the land, and trade there peared unto

him when he fled from the face of the God in : for the land, behold, it is large enough for his brother.

of Betb-el. them: their daughters let us take to us for 8 But Deborah, Rebekahs nurse, died,and the wives, and let us give hem our daughters. was buried beneath Beth-el, under an oak: and 22 Onely herein will the men content unto the name of it was callea ! Allon-bachuth.

l'That in us, for to dwell with us, to be one people, if 99 And God appeared unto Jacub again when the oak of every niale among us be circumciled, as they he came out of Padan-arani, ana blefled him. Weeping are circumcised.

10 And God said unto him, Thy name is Ja

* Ch:P 23 Sball not their cattel, and their substance, cob; thy name shall not be called any more Ja

32.28 and every beast of theirs be ours ? onely let cob, but lirael ihall be thy name : and he calus consent unto them, and they will dwell | led his name Ifrael.

u And God laid unto him, I am God Al24 And unto Hamor, and unto Shechem his mighty: be frui full

and multiply: 2 nation, fon hearkened all that went out of the gate of and* a company of nations shall be of thec,and

Chap his city: and every male was circumciled, all kings shall come out of thy loins.

48.19. that went out of the gate of his city.

12 And the land which I gave Abraham, and
25 And it came to pass on the third day, | Ifaac, to thee will I give it and to thy feed after
when they were fore, that two of the fons of thee will I give the land.
Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinahs brethren, took 13 And God went up from him, in the place
each man his sword, and came upon the city

where he talked with him. * Chap. boldly, and * New all the males.

14 And Jacob let up a pillar in the place 49.6. 25 And they new Hamor and Shechem his fon where he talked with himeven a pillar of stone : Hebr. with the t edge of the tword, and took Dinah, and he poured a drink-uttering thereon, and he out of Shechems house, and went out.

poured oil thereon.
27 The fons of Jacob came upon the sain, .15 And Jacob called the name of the place
and spoiled the city, because they had defiled where God Ipake with him, Bethel.

16 And they journeyed from Beth-el:and there
28 They took their Sheep, and their oxen, and was but + a little way way to come to Ephrath; + Hebre
their affes, and that which was in the city, and and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labour.
that which was in the field.

17 And it came to pass when she was in hard piece of 29 And all their wealth, and all their little labour, that the midwife laid unto her, Fear ground. ones, and their wives took they captive, and not: thou shalt have this son alfo. spoiled even all that was in the house.

18 And it came to pass, as her foul was in den 30 And Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, Yc parting, (for the died) that he called his name ! Tbet ir

have troubled me to make me to stink among 1.Ben-oni : but his father called him Benja- the fond of + Heb.? thet inhabitan s of the land, amongst the Ca

min, inhabi naanites, and the Perizzites: and I being + few 19 And Rachel died, and was buried in the il Tbatis + Heb. in number, iheyshall gather themselves together way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem.

aga nit me, and Nay me, and I shall be destroyed, 20 And Jacob let a pillar upon her grave: that the right
I and my houte,

is the pillar of Racheis.grave unto this day.
31 And they said?, Should he deal with our fi 21 | And Israel journeyed,and spread his tend
fter, as with an harlot ?

beyond the tower of Edar.

22 And it came to pals, when Israel dwelt in
i God fendeth Jacob to Bethsel : 2 He purgesh his that land, that Reuben went, and * lay with Bil * Chap.

house of idols : 6 He buildeth an altar at Bea hah his fathers concubine: and Israel heard it. 49.4
thel. 8 Deborab dieth at Allon-Bacbučb. 9 God Now the fons of Jacob were twelve.
bree;b Jacob at Betb-el. 16 Rachel travaileth 23 The tons of Leah ; Reuben Jacobs first-
of Benjamin, and died in the way to Edar. born, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and If
32 Reuben lieth with Bilbab. 23 The Sons of sachar, and Zebulun.
Jacob. 27 Jacob cometh to Isaac at Hebron. 24 The fons of Rachel: Jofeph and Benjamin.
28. The ages deatbe.and burial of Ifaac.

25. And the fons of Bilhah, Rachels hand-
Nd Göd said unto Jacob, Arile, go up to maid: Dan and Naphtali.

26 And the fons of Zilpah,Leahs hand-maid: altar unto God, that appeared unto thee * when Gad and Ather. These are the fons of Jacob, 27.43 thou fleddest from the face of Efau thy brother. which were born to him in Padan-aram.

2 Then Jacob faid unto his hourhoid, and to 27 | And Jacob came unto Isaac his father all that were with him, Put away the strange unto Mamre, unto the city of Arbah (which is gods that are among you, and be ciean, and Hebron) where Abraham and Isaac lojourned. change your garments.

28 And the days of Isaac were an hundred
3 And let us arise, and go up to Beth-el, and and fourscore years.
I will make there an altar unto Gol, who an 39. And Ilaac gave up the ghoft, and died, * Chap.
Iwered me in the day of my distress, and was and * was gathered unto his people, being old 25.8.
with me in the way which I went,

and full of days : and his fons, Elau and Jacoby
4. And they gave unto Jacob all the strange buried him.
gods which were in their hand, and all their

ear-rings which were in their ears, and Jacob hid 2 Efaus three dives : 6 His removing to mount
them under the oak which was by Shechem. Seir: 9 His fons. 15 The dukes a bich defcende

5. And they journeyed : and the terrour of ed of bis Sons. 20 The sons and dukes of Seir.
Gód upon the cities that were round about 24 A findeth mules 31 The kings of E-
them, and they did not pursue after the fons of dom. 40 Tbe dukes that descended of Efau.

Ow thele are the generations of Elau, who 6.1 So Jacob came to Luz, which is in the is Edom.

land of Canaan, (that is Beth-el) he and all the 2 Efau took his wives of the daughters of Ca* Chap. people that were with him.

naan:Adah the daughter of Elon the Hittite, and 28.19

7. And he built there an altar, and * called Aholibamah the daughter of Anah, the daughter

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Fosephs two decams And Balhemath Ihmaels daughter, fifter 29 These are the dukes that came of the Hoof Nebajoth.

rites : duke Lotan, duke Shobal, duke Zibeon, Chre .

4. And * Adah bare to Efau Eliphaz : and Ba- duke Anah.
Themath bare Rcuel,

30 Duke Dishon,duke Ezer,duke Dilhan:thefe
5 And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and Jaalam ayo the dukes that came of Hori, among their
and Korah : thele are the fons of Efau, which dukes in the land of Seir.
were born unto him in the land of Canaan. 31 1 And thefe are the kings that reigned in

6 And Elàu took his wives, and his tons, and the land of Edom; before there reigned any Hebs.

his daughters, and all the persons of his houle, king over the children of Israel.
and his cattel, and all his beasts, and all his luba 32 And Bela the son of Boor reigned in Edom:
Nance, which he had got in the land of Canaan, and the name of his city was Dinhabah.
and went into the countrey from the face of his 33 And Bela died,and Jobab the fun of Zerah
brother Jacob.

of Bozrah reigned in his stead.
7. For their riches were more then that they And Jobab died, and Hulaam of the land
might dwell together : and the land wherein of Temaņi reigned in his stead.
they were strangers could not bear them, be 35 And Hulham died, andi Hadad the son of
cause of their cattel.

Bedad (who fimote Midian in the field of Moab)
8 Thus dwelt Elau in

mount Seir : Efau is reigned in his stead, and the name of his city Edom.

was Avith. 99 And thefe are the generations of Esau, 36 And Hadad died, and Samla of Mazrekah Hebr.

the father of + the Edomites in mount Seir. reigned in his flead.

to Thele are the names of Elaus fons : * Eli 37 And Samlah dicd, and Saul of Rehoboth,
Chro- phaz the ton of Adah the wife of Etau, Reuel by the river, reigned in his Itead.
35x*c. the son of Bathemath the wife of Elau.

38 And Saul died, and Baal-haman the son of
11 And the fons of Eliphaz were Teman, Achbor, reigned in his stead.
Omar, Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz.

39 And Baal-hanan the fun of Achbor died;
12 And Timna was concubine to Eliphaz and Hadar reigned in his ftead: and the name
Elaus fon ; and the bare ro. Eliphaz Amalek : of his city was Pau, and his wives name was
these were the tons of Adah Etaus wife. Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter

13 And the le are the tons of Reuel : Nahath of Mezahab.
and Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah: thele were 40 And these are the names of the dukes
the fons of Balhemath, Elaus wite.

that came of Etau, according to the r families,
14 1 And thele were the sons of Aholiba- after their places, by their names : duke Tim-
mah, the daughter of Anah, the daughter of 2i- nah, duke Alvah, duke Jetheth,
bcon, Efaus wife : and the bare to Efau, Jeuih, 41 Duke Ahulibamah,duke Elah, duke Pinon,
and Jaalam, and Korah.

42 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, Juke Mibzar,
15. ( There were dukes of the fons of Efau :

43 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These be the the sons of Eliphaz the first-born son of Efau; cukes of Edom, according to their habitations. duke Tenian, duke Omar, duke Zepho, duke in the land of their poneslion: he is Eliu the + Hebr. Kenaz

father of t the Edomites.

Edom. 16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and duke Ama

lek. These are the dukes that came of Eliphaz in 2 Forepb is bated of bis brethren. 5 His tpro dreams.
the land of Edon: these pere the fons of Adah. 13 Jacob Sendech bim to visit bis bretbren. 18 His

17 l And these are the fons of Reuel Efaus brethren conspire his death : 21 Reuben favet b
fon : duke Nahath, duke Zerah,duke Shammah, him, : 26 They sell bim to tbe Ifmaelites: 31 His
duke Mizzah. These are the dukes tbar cance of fatber deceived by tbe bloudy coat mournett for
Reuel in the land of Edom: these are the fons

bim : 36 Heis sold to Potiphar in Egypt. of Bachemath Elaus wife.

Nd Jacob Welt in the land t wherein his of time to

Hebr. 18-4 And these are the tons of Ahyl ibamah E- Ah

father was a stranger,in the land of Canaan, ther's Co. Saus wife: duke Jeushduke Jaalam, duke Korah: 2. These are the generations of Jacob: Jon Jouraingo these were the dukes tbat came of Aholibamah feph being seventeen years old, was feeding the the daughter of Anah Elaus wife,

fock with his brethren, and the lad was with 19. These are the sons of Etàu (who is Edom) the fons of Bilhah, and with the suns of Zilpah, and these are their duke3.

his fathers wives, and Jofeph brought unto his Chọ

20 l. These are the fons of Seir the Horite, father their evil report, 18. who inhabited the landl; Lotan, and Shobah and 7 Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his Zibeun, and Anah,

children, because he was the son of his old age: 21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dilhan : these and he made him a coat of many 1 colours.

Pice. are the dukes of the Horites, the children of 4 And when his brethren saw that their faSeir in the land of Edom.

ther loved him more then all his brethren, they 23 And the children of Lotan were Hori, hated him, and could not speak peaceably untu and Heman: and Lotans fister was Tinina. him.

23 And the children of Shobal were these : 5. ( And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he
Alvan, and Manahath, and Ebal, Sliepho, and told it his brethren, and they hated him yet the

24. And these are the children of Zibeon both 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray youi,
Ajah, and Anah: this was that Anah that found this dream which I have dreamed.
the mules in the wilderness, as he fed the alles of 7. For behold, we were binding sheaves in the
Zibeon his father.

field, and lo, my Theaf arole, and allo stood up,
25 And the children of Anah were these: Die right, and behold , your sheaves stood round
Shon, and Aholibamah the daughter of Anah. about, and † made obeylance to my sheaf.

26 And these are the children of Dishon:Hem 8 And his brethren said unto him,Shalt thou worinip dan, and Emban, and Ithran, and Cheran. indeed reign over us? or shalt thouindeed have pedo

27 The children of Ezer are thefe: Bilhan, dominion over us? and they hated him yet the
and Zaayan, and Akan.

more, for his dreams, and for his words.
28 The chi klron of Dilhan Are these, Uz and 9 'And he dreamed yet another dream,


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Fudah and Tamir. and told it his brethren, and

fait, Behold, I have 31 And they took Josephs coat, and killed a * Chap dreamed a dream more, and behold, the lun and kid of the goats, and dipped the cuat in the 44.28 the moon, and the eleven stars inade obeisance blood.

1 Heb. to nie.

32 And they sent the coat of many colours,

bell. 10 And he told it to his father, and to his bre- and they brought it to their father, and said, eunsch

Heb. thren: and his father rebuked him, and said This hive we found : know now whether it be Eut the unto him, What is this aream, that thou hast thy tons coats or no.

word dort dreamed : Shall I, and thy mother, and thy bre 33 And he knew it, and said, It is my fons Gigasie thren, indeed conie to bow down our télyes to cuat: an * evil bealt hath devoured him, Joseph eunuchsa thee to the earth. is without doubt rent in pieces.

but also u And his brethren envied him: but his fa

34 And Jacob rent his clothes, and put fack- skaraberther oblerved the laying.

cloth upon his loins, and mournea for his lon 12 And his breihren went to feed their fa- many days.

and offichers fiock in Shechem.

35 And all his fons, and all his daughters rose cens 13 And Ilrael laid unto Joseph, Do not thy up to comfort him: but he retuled to be com- 1 Hebo brethren feed the frock in Shecheni ? Come and I forted : and he laid-For Iwill go down into the will tend thee unió thém? And he laid unto hini, t grave unto my lon mourning : thus his father fer-men,

be flaughHere am I. wept for him.

er,eXeck 14 And he said unto him, Go, I pray thee,t fee

36 And the Midianites told him into Egypt ioners. Heb.

wheiner it be well with tny breuren, alid well unto Potiphar, ant officer of Pnaraobs, and ChiemieTee the with the Hocks, and bring inte word again: 10 he t il captain of the guard.

thail. lent him out of the vale ui Hebron; and he came

CHAP. XXXVIII. hy brethren,&c. 10 Shechem.

i fudab begetteth Er, Onan, and Sbelah. 6 Er 15 (And a certain man found him, and be

marrietb Tamar.8 T be trespass of Onan. 11 Tahold, be uns wandring in the field, ana the man

mar ftuyeth for Shelab. 13 Sbe deceivet. Judah, asiked him, laying, What leekelt thou ?

27 Sbe

bearetb twins, Pharez and Zarab. 16 9 And helaa l leck my biethren: tell me,

Nu it came to pals at that time, that Judan pray thee, where they tecu tbeir fiocks.

went down from his brethren, and turned in 17 And the man falu 'l hey are departed hence, to a certain Adullamite whole name was Hirah. for I heard them lay, Let us go to Dothan. And

2 And Judah law there a daughter o a cer-
Jofeph went aiter als brethress and found th.m tain Canaanites whose name was * Shuah: and he * i Chrom
in Dothan,
18 And when they faw him afar off, even be took hier, and went in unto her.

3 And she conceived and bare a fon, and he
fore he came near unto them, they conspired called his name Er.
gainst him, to tlay him.

4 * And the conceived again, and bare a fon; Nums.
19 And they laid one to anotherBehold, this and the called his name Onan.
dreamer cume:h.

5 And the yet again conceived, and bare a fon Heb.

20 Cunie now therefore, and let us Clay him, and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib and cait him into some pitsand we will lay>Some when

the bare him. evil beatthath devoured him: and we ihall tee

6 And Judah took a wife for Er his first-born, what will become of his dreams.

whole name was 'Tamar. 21 Ani *Reuben heard itsand be delivered him

7 And * Er Judahs first-born was wicked in * Num. 1 Chap ont of tlieir hands, and taid, Let us not kill him. Ithétight of

the LORD, and the LORD tlew him. 26. 19. 42.22 22 Ana Reuben taid unto them, Shed no blooci, 8 And Judah laid unto. Onan, Go in unto iby

but calt him into this pite that is in the wilder- brothers wite, and marry hers and raise up
niets, and lay no hand upon him, that he might leed to thy brother.
rid him out of their hands to deliver him to nis

9 And Onan knew that the feed should not be
father again.

his; and it came to pais when he went in untu 23 | And it came to pass, when Joseph was his brothers wife, that he spilled it on the come unto his brethren, that they Itript Juleph ground: leit that he should give feed to his

out of his cuat, bis coat of many il colours that brother. nor, was on him.

10 And the thing which he did + displeased + Her 24 And they took him and cast him into a pit: the LORD): wherefore he New him alio. was erud and the pit was empłystbere was no water in it, 11 Then laid Judah to Tamar his daughter in 25 And they lat down iu cat bread: and they law, Remain a widow at thy fathers houles till the Lort.

eyes of litt up their eyes ana looked, and behold, a com- Shelah my ion be growns{for he taid, Lett peradpany of Iibmaciites canie from Giicad with their venture he die allo, as his brethren did) and Tacamels. bearing ipicerie, and valmsand myrrhe, mar went and dwelt in her fathers houte. going to carry ic down to Egypt.

12. (And tin process of times the daughter of + Heb. 26 And Judah laid unto nos brethren, What Shuah Judahs wite, diedsand Judah was comfort- the days profit is it if we llay our brothers and conceal his ed, and he went up unto his feep-thcarers to were male bloou?

Timnath he and his friend Hirah the Adullainite, Kiplied. 27 Come and let us sell him to the Ishmaelites,

13. And it was told Tamar, saying, Behold
and let not our hand be upon him: tor he is thy father in law goeth up to Timnath to lear
our brotherand our fleih i and his brethren his teep:
Twere content.

14 And she put her widows garments off from * Hchy. 28 Then there passed by Midianites,merchant- her, and covered her with a vail, and wrapped

men, and they drew and litt up Joieph out of her felt; and lat in t an open places which is by the Pial.

the pit, * anu fold Joseph to the Ilhmaelites for the way to Timnath: for fhe law that Shelah 105:17 twenty pieces of tilver: and they brought Joseph was grown, and she was not given unto him to 07, of

29 | And Reuben returned unto the pits and 15. When Judah saw her, he thought her to be the
behold Juleph

mus not in the pit : and he rentan harlot, because she had covered her face.
his clothes.

16 And he turned unto her by the way, and 30 And he returned unto his brethren,and said, faids Go to, I pray thee, let me come in unto

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