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The genealogy, age, and GENESIS.
death of the patriarchs. 16 | And Cain went out from the eight hundred and seven years, and bepresence of the Lord, and dwelt in the gat sons and daughters : land of Nod, on the east of Eden.
8 And all the days of Seth were nine 17 And Cain knew his wife ; and she hundred and twelve years : and he died. conceived, and bare Enoch: and he build. 9 And Enos lived ninety years, and ed a city, and called the name of the city, begat Cainan : after the name of his son, Enoch.
TO And Enos lived after he begat Cai. 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad : nan eight hundred and fifteen years, and and Irad begat Mehujael : and Mehu- begat sons and daughters : jael begat Methusael: and Methusael be- 11 And all the days of Enos were nine gat Lamech.
hundred and five years : and he died. 19 And Lamech took unto him two 12 | And Cainan lived seventy years, wives : the name of the one was Adah, and begat Mahalaleel : and the name of the other Zillah.
13 And Cainan lived after he begat 20 And Adah bare Jabal : he was the Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, father of such as dwell in tents, and of and begat sons and daughters : such as have cattle.
14 And all the days of Cainan were nine 21 And his brother's name was Jubal: hundred and ten years: and he died. he was the father of all such as handle 15 | And Mahalaleel lived sixty and the harp and organ.
five years, and begat Jared : 22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal- 16 And Mahalaleel lived after he becain, an instructer of every artificer in gat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, brass and iron : and the sister of Tu- and begat sons and daughters : bal-cain was Naamah.
17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, eight hundred ninety and five years: and Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice; ye he died. wives of Lamech, hearken unto my 18 1 And Jared lived an hundred sixty speech: for I have slain a man to my and two years, and he begat Enoch : wounding, and a young man to my hurt. 19 And Jared lived after he begat
24 If Cain shall be avenged sevenfold, Enoch eight hundred years, and begat truly Lamech seventy and sevenfold. sons and daughters :
25 1 And Adam knew his wife again; 20 And all the days of Jared were nine and she bare a son, and called his name hundred sixty and two years: and he died. Seth : For God, said she, hath appoint- 21 | And Enoch lived sixty and five ed me another seed instead of Abel, years, and begat Methuselah : whom Cain slew.
22 And Enoch walked with God after 26 And to Seth, to him also there was he begat Methuselah three hundred years, born a son; and he called his name Enos: and begat sons and daughters : then began men to call upon the name 23 And all the days of Enoch were of the LORD.
three hundred sixty and five years ; CHAP. V.
24 And Enoch walked with God: and 1 The genealogy, age, and death of the patri
he was not; for God took him. archs from Adam unto Noah.
24 The godli- 25 And Methuselah lived an hundred ness and translation of Enoch.
eighty and seven years, and begat LaTHIS is the book of the generations mech:
In the day that God 26 And Methuselah lived after he begat created man, in the likeness of God made Lamech seven hundred eighty and two he him ;
years, and begat sons and daughters: 2 Male and female created he them; 27 And all the days of Methuselah were and blessed them, and called their name nine hundred sixty and nine years: and Adam, in the day when they were created. he died.
3 1 And Adam lived an hundred and 28 | And Lamech lived an hundred thirty years, and begat a son in his own eighty and two years, and begat a son: likeness, after his image; and called his 29 And he called his name Noah, sayname Seth :
ing, This same shall comfort us concern4 And the days of Adam after he had ing our work and toil of our hands, bebegotten Seth were eight hundred years : cause of the ground which the LORD and he begat sons and daughters : hath cursed.
5 And all the days that Adam lived 30 And Lamech lived after he begat were nine hundred and thirty years : and Noah five hundred ninety and five years, he died.
and begat sons and daughters : 6 And Seth lived an hundred and five 31 And all the days of Lamech were years, and begat Enos :
seven hundred seventy and seven years : 7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos and he died.
of the erk.
The wickedness of the world. CHAP. VI, VII. Noah entereth into the ark.
32 And Noah was five hundred years set in the side thereof; with lower, second, old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and and third stories shalt thou make it. Japheth.
17 And, behold, I, even I, do bring CHAP. VI.
a flood of waters upon the earth, to de1 The wickedness of the world, which provoked stroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of findeth grace. 14 The order, form, and end life, from under heaven ; and every thing
that is in the earth shall die. AND it came to pass, when men began 18 But with thee will I establish my
to multiply on the face of the earth, covenant; and thou shalt come into the and daughters were born unto them, ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife,
2 That the sons of God saw the daugh- and thy sons' wives with thee. ters of men that they were fair ; and they 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, took them wives of all which they chose. two of every sort shalt thou bring into
3 And the LORD said, My spirit shall the ark, to keep them alive with thee; not always strive with man, for that he they shall be male and female. also is flesh : yet his days shall be an 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of hundred and twenty years.
cattle after their kind, of every creeping 4 There were giants in the earth in thing of the earth after his kind, two of those days; and also after that, when the every sort shall come unto thee, to keep sons of God came in unto the daughters them alive. of men, and they bare children to them, 21 And take thou unto thee of all food the same beca me mighty men which were that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to of old, men of renown.
thee; and it shall be for food for thee, 5 & And God saw that the wickedness and for them. of man was great in the earth, and that 22 Thus did Noah; according, to all every imagination of the thoughts of his that God commanded him, so did he. heart was only evil continually.
CHAP. VII. 6 And it repented the LORD that he
1 Noah, with his family, and the living creahad made man on the earth, and it turcs, enter into the ark. 17 The beginning, grieved him at his heart.
increase, and continuance of the flood. 7 And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of AND the LORD said unto
thou and all thy house into the ark ; the earth ; both man, and beast, and the for thee have I seen righteous before me creeping thing, and the fowls of the air ; in this generation. for it repenteth me that I have made them. 2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take
8 But Noah found grace in the eyes of to thee by sevens, the male and his fe. the LORD.
male: and of beasts that are not clean 9 ? These are the generations of Noah: by two, the male and his female. Noah was a just man and perfect in his 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, generations, and Noah walked with God. the male and the female ; to keep seed
10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, alive upon the face of all the earth. Ham, and Japheth.
4 For yet seven days, and I will cause 11 The earth also was corrupt before it to rain upon the earth forty days and God, and the earth was filled with vio. forty nights; and every living substance lence.
that I have made will I destroy from off 12 And God looked upon the earth, and, the face of the earth. behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had 5 And Noah did according unto all corrupted his way upon the earth. that the LORD commanded him.
13 And God said unto Noah, The end of 6 And Noah was six hundred years all flesh is come before me; for the earth old when the flood of waters was upon is filled with violence through them; and, the earth. behold, I will destroy them with the earth. 7. | And Noah went in, and his sons,
14 I Make thee an ark of gopher wood; and his wife, and his sons' wives with rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and him, into the ark, because of the waters shalt pitch it within and without with of the flood. pitch.
8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that 15 And this is the fashion which thou are not clean, and of fowls, and of every shalt make it of: The length of the ark thing that creepeth upon the earth, shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth 9 There went in two and two unto of it fifty cubits, and the height of it Noah into the ark, the male and the fethirty cubits.
male, as God had commanded Noah. 16 A window shalt thou make to the 10 And it came to pass after seven ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it days, that the waters of the flood were above; and the door of the ark shalt thou l upon the earth.
The waters asswage.
GENESIS. Noah goeth forth of the ark. 11 1 In the six hundredth year of 2 The fountains also of the deep and Noah's life, in the second month, the the windows of heaven were stopped, and seventeenth day of the month, the same the rain from heaven was restrained ; day were all the fountains of the great 3 And the waters returned from off deep broken up, and the windows of hea- the earth continually: and after the end ven were opened.
of the hundred and fifty days the waters 12 And the rain was upon the earth were abated. forty days and forty nights.
4 And the ark rested in the seventh 13 In the selfsame day entered Noah, and month, on the seventeenth day of the Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons month, upon the mountains of Ararat. of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three 5 And the waters decreased continually wives of his sons with them, into the ark; until the tenth month: in the tenth month,
14 They, and every beast after his kind, on the first day of the month, were the and all the cattle after their kind, and tops of the mountains seen. every creeping thing that creepeth upon 6.1 And it came to pass at the end of the earth after his kind, and every fowl forty days, that Noah opened the winafter his kind, every bird of every sort. dow of the ark which he had made :
15 And they went in unto Noah into 7 And he sent forth a raven, which the ark, two and two of all flesh, where went forth to and fro, until the waters in is the breath of life.
were dried up from off the earth. 16 And they that went in, went in 8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, male and female of all flesh, as God had to see if the waters were abated from off commanded him ; and the LORD shut the face of the ground; him in.
9 But the dove found no rest for the 17 And the flood was forty days upon sole of her foot, and she returned unto the earth; and the waters increased, and him into the ark, for the waters were on bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the face of the whole earth : then he put the earth.
forth his hand, and took her, and pulled 18 And the waters prevailed, and were her in unto him into the ark. increased greatly upon the carth ; and the 10 And he stayed yet other seven days; ark went upon the face of the waters. and again he sent forth the dove out of
19 And the waters prevailed exceed the ark; ingly upon the earth; and all the high 11 And the dove came in to him in the hills, that were under the whole heaven, evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an were covered.
olive leaf pluckt off: so Noah knew that 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the wa- the waters were abated from off the earth. ters prevail; and the mountains were 12 And he stayed yet other seven days; covered.
and sent forth the dove ; which returned 21 And all flesh died that moved upon not again unto him any more. the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and 13 1 And it came to pass in the six of beast, and of every creeping thing that hundredth and first year, in the first creepeth upon the earth, and every man : month, the first day of the month, the
22 All in whose nostrils was the breath waters were dried up from off the earth : of life, of all that was in the dry land, died. and Noah removed the covering of the
23 And every living substance was de-ark, and looked, and, behold, the face stroyed which was upon the face of the of the ground was dry. ground, both man, and cattle, and the 14 And in the second month, on the creeping things, and the fowl of the hea- seven and twentieth day of the month, ven; and they were destroyed from the was the earth dried. earth: and Noah only remained alive, and 15 9 And God spake unto Noah, saying, they that were with him in the ark. 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy
24 And the waters prevailed upon the wife, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives earth an hundred and fifty days.
with thee. CHAP. VIII.
17 Bring forth with thee every living 1 The waters (8swage.
4 The ark resteth on thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both
15 Noah, of fowl, and of cattle, and of every creepbeing commanded, 18 goeth forth of the ark ing thing that creepeth upon the earth; fice, 21 which God accepteth, and promiseth to that they may breed abundantly in the
earth, and be fruitful, and multiply upon AND God remembered Noah, and the earth,
18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, tle that was with him in the ark: and and his wife, and his sons' wives with God made a wind to pass over the earth, him: and the waters asswaged ;
19 Every beast, every creeping thing,
Ararat. 7 The raven and the dove.
curse the earth no more.
God blesseth Noah.
CHAP. IX. The covenant of the rainbow. and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth the covenant which I make between me upon the earth, after their kinds, went and you and every living creature that is forth out of the ark.
with you, for perpetual generations : 20 And Noah builded an altar unto 13 Í do set my bow in the cloud, and the LORD; and took of every clean beast, it shall be for a token of a covenant beand of every clean fowl, and offered burnt tween me and the earth. offerings on the altar.
14 And it shall come to pass, when I 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet sa- bring a cloud over the earth, that the your; and the LORD said in his heart, I bow shall be seen in the cloud : will not again curse the ground any more 15 And I will remember my covenant, for man's sake ; for the imagination of which is between me and you and every man's heart is evil from his youth ; nei. living creature of all Aesh; and the wather will I again smite any more every ters shall no more become a flood to dething living, as I have done.
stroy all flesh. 22 While the earth remaineth, seed. 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud ; time and harvest, and cold and heat, and and I will look upon it, that I may resummer and winter, and day and night member the everlasting covenant between shall not cease.
God and every living creature of all flesh CHAP. IX.
that is upon the earth. I God blesseth Noah. 4 Blood and murder are
17 And God said unto Noah, This is furbidden. 8 God's covenant, 13 signified by the the token of the covenant, which I have rainboto. 18 Noah replenisheth the world, 20 planteth a vineyard, 21 is drunken, and mock
established between me and all flesh that ed of his son, 25 curseth Canaan, 26 blesseth is upon the earth. Shem, 27 prayeth for Japheth, 29 and dieth. 18*1 And the sons of Noah, that went
and said unto them, Be fruitful, and and Japheth : and Ham is the father of multiply, and replenish the earth. Canaan.
2 And the fear of you and the dread 19 These are the three sons of Noah : of you shall be upon every beast of the and of them was the whole earth overearth, and upon every fowl of the air, spread. upon all that moveth upon the earth, 20 And Noah began to be an husbandand upon all the fishes of the sea ; into man, and he planted a vineyard : your hand are they delivered.
21 And he drank of the wine, and was 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall drunken ; and he was uncovered within be meat for you ; even as the green herb his tent. have I given you all things.
22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, 4 But flesh with the life thereof, which saw the nakedness of his father, and told is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat. his two brethren without.
5 And surely your blood of your lives 23 And Shem and Japheth took a garwill I require ; at the hand of every ment, and laid it upon both their shoul. beast will I require it, and at the hand ders, and went backward, and covered of man; at the hand of every man's the nakedness of their father; and their brother will I require the life of man. faces were backward, and they saw not
6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by their father's nakedness. man shall his blood be shed : for in the 24 And Noah awoke from his wine, image of God made he man.
and knew what his younger son had 7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multi- done unto him. ply; bring forth abundantly in the earth, 25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan ; and multiply therein.
a servant of servants shall he be unto 8 S And God spake unto Noah, and his brethren. to his sons with him, saying,
26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD 9 And I, behold, I establish my covenant God of Shem; and Canaan shall be his with you, and with your seed after you ; servant.
10 And with every living creature that 27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and he is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, shall dwell in the tents of Shem; and and of every beast of the earth with you; Canaan shall be his servant. from all that go out of the ark, to every 28 | And Noah lived after the flood beast of the earth.
three hundred and fifty years. 11 And I will establish my covenant 29 And all the days of Noah were nine with you ; neither shall all flesh be cut hundred and fifty years: and he died. off any more by the waters of a flood ; neither shall there any more be a flood
CHAP. X. to destroy the earth.
1 The generations of Noah. 2 The sons of
Japheth. 6 The sons of Ham. 12 And God said, This is the token of
first monarch. 21 The sons of Shem.
8 Nimrod the
The generations of Noah. GENESIS.
The confusion of tongues. NOW these are the generations of the 23 And the children of Aram ; Uz,
sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Ja- and Hul, and Gether, and Mash. pheth: and unto them were sons born 24 And Arphaxad begat Salah; and after the flood.
Salah begat Eber. 2 The sons of Japheth ; Gomer, and 25 And unto Eber were born two sons: Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and the name of one was Peleg; for in his Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.
days was the earth divided, and his bro3 And the sons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, ther's name was Joktan. and Riphath, and Togarmah.
26 And Joktan begat Almodad, and 4 And the sons of Javan ; Elishah, Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. 27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Dik
5 By these were the isles of the Gen-lah, tiles divided in their lands; every one 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, after his tongue, after their families, in 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jotheir nations.
bab: all these were the sons of Joktan. 6 | And the sons of Ham ; Cush, and 30 And their dwelling was from MeMizraim, and Phut, and Canaan. sha, as thou goest unto Sephar a mount
7 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and of the east.
lands, after their nations. 8 And Cush begat Nimrod : he began 32 These are the families of the sons to be a mighty one in the earth.
of Noah, after their generations, in their 9 He was a mighty hunter before the nations : and by these were the nations LORD: wherefore it is said, Even as divided in the earth after the flood. Nimrod the mighty hunter before the
CHAP. XI. LORD.
1 One language in the world. 3 The building of 10 And the beginning of his kingdom Rabel. 5 The confusion of tongues. 10 The
generations of Shem. 27 The generations of was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and
Terah the father of Abram. 31 Terah goeth Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
from Ur to Haran. od positief that dand went forth Ashur: AND the whole carth was of one lanand builded , Rehoboth, and Calah,
2 And it came to pass, as they jour12 And Resen between Nineveh and neyed from the east, that they found a Calah : the same is a great city.
plain in the land of Shinar; and they 13 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and A. dwelt there. namim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim, 3 And they said one to another, Go
14 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (out to, let us make brick, and burn them of whom came Philistim,) and Caphtorim. throughly. And they had brick for stone,
15 | And Canaan begat Sidon his first- and slime had they for morter. born, and Heth,
4 And they said, Go to, let us build 16 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, us a city and a tower, whose top, may and the Girgasite,
reach unto heaven; and let us make us 17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, a name, lest we be scattered abroad upand the Sinite,
on the face of the whole earth. 18 And the Arvadite, and the Zema- 5 And the LORD came down to see rite, and the Hamathite: and afterward the city and the tower, which the chil. were the families of the Canaanites spread dren of men builded. abroad.
6 And the LORD said, Behold, the 19 And the border of the Canaanites people is one, and they have all one was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, language; and this they begin to do: unto Gaza ; as thou goest, unto Sodom, and now nothing will be restrained from and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, them, which they have imagined to do. even unto Lasha.
7 Go to, let us go down, and there con. 20 These are the sons of Ham, after found their language, that they may not their families, after their tongues, in their understand one another's speech. countries, and in their nations.
8 So the LORD scattered them abroad 21 ( Unto Shem also, the father of all from thence upon the face of all the earth: the children of Eber, the brother of Ja- and they left off to build the city pheth the elder, even to him were chil- 9 Therefore is the name of it called dren born.
Babel ; because the Lord did there con. 22. The children of Shem; Elam, and found the language of all the earth : and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and from thence did the LORD scatter them Aram.
abroad upon the face of all the earth.