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15 And I will put enmity between theel 9 And the LORD said unto Cain, Where and the winnan, and between thy seed and is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know her seed: it shall bruise thy bead, and thou not: Am I my brother's keeper? shalt bruise his heel

10 And he said, What hast thou done? the 16 1 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me multiply thy sorrow and thy conception: in from the ground: sorrow thou shalt bring forth children ; and Il And now art thou cursed from the earth, thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he which hath opened her mouth to receive thy shall rule over thee.

brother's blood from thy hand. 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou 12 When thou tillesi the ground, it shall hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, not henceforth yield unto thee her strength: and hast eaten of the tree, of which I com- a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in manded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of the earth. it; curred is the ground for thy sake, in 13 And Cain said unto the LORD, My pu. Sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy nishment is greater than I can hear. life:

I Behold, thou hast driven me out this 18 Thorns also and thistles shall it bring day from the face of the earth; and from forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of thy face shall I be hid, and I shall be a futhe field :

gitive and á vagabond in the earth: and it 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat shall come to pass. that every one that tindbread, till thou return unto the ground; for eth me shall slay me. out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, 15 And the Lord said unto him, There. and unto dust shalt thou return.

fore whosoever slayeth Cain vengeance shall 20 And dam called his wife's name Eve; be taken on him seven-fold. And the LORD because she was the mother of all living. set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding liim

21 1 nto Adam also, and to his wife, should kill him did the LORD God make coats of skins, and 16 And Cain went out from the presence clothed them.

of the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, 2 And the LORD God said, Pehold, the on the east of Eden. man is become as one of us, to know good !7 And Cain knew his wife, and she and evil: and now, lest he put forth his hand, conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and a city, and called the name of the city, alier live for ever;

the name of his son, Enoch. 23 Therefore the LORD God sent him forth 18 And unto. Enoch was born Irad: and from the garden of Eden, to till the ground Irad begat Mebujael: and Mehujael hegat from whence be was taken.

Methusael, and Methusael begai kamech. 24 So he drove out the man : and he placed 19 1 And Lamech took unto bim two at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubiins, wives: the name of the one was Adah, aud and a faining sword which turned every way, the name of the other Zillah. to keep the way of the tree of life.

20 And Adab bare Jabal: he was the father CHAP. V.

of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have A ND Adam knew Eve his wife; and she cattle.

conceived. and bare Cain, and said, 21 And his brother's name was Jubal: he I have gotten a man from the LORD was the father of all such as handle the harp

2 And she again bare his brother Abel, and organ. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain 22 nd Zillall, she also bare Tubal-cain. an was a tiller of the ground

instructor of every artificer in brass and iron; 3 And in process of time it came to pass, and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah. that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah an offering unto the Lord.

and Zillah, hear my voice; ye wives of La4 And Abel, he also brought of the first-mech, hearken unto my speech: for i have lings of his flock, and of the fat thereof. slain a man to my wounding, and a young And the LORD had respect unto Abel, and to man to my hurt: his offering :

24 If Ćain shall be avenged seven-fold, 5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he truly Lamech seventy and seven-fold. had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, 25 9 And Adam knew his wife again; and and his countenance fell.

she bare a son, and called his name Seth: 6 And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art For God, said she, hath appointed me another thou wroth ? and why is thy countenance seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew. fallen?

26 And to Seth, to him also there was 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be ac- born a son; and he called his name Enos : cepted? and if thou doest not well, sin ljeth tren began mer to call upon the name of at the door. And unto thee shall be his de- the Lokd. sire, and thou shalt rule over him.

CHAP. V. tler: and it came to pass, when they were TuS is the book of the generations of

Adam. In the day that God created in the field, that Cain rose up agaiost Abel man, in the likeness of God made he him ; his brother, and slew him.

2 Male and female created he them.

blessed them, and called their name Adam, work and toil of our hands, because of the in the day when they were created. ground which the LORD hath cursed.

31 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty 30 And Lamech lived, after he begat Noah, years, and begat a son in his own likeness, five hundred ninety and five years, and begat after his image ; and called his name Seth sons and daughters.

* And the days of Adam, atter he had be- 3 \nd all the days of Lamech were segotten Seth, were eight hundred years; and ven hundred sevenly and seven years: and he begat sons and daughters.

he died. 5 And all the days that Adam lived were 32 1 And Noah was five hundred years nine hundred and thirty years: and he old : and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and cied.

Japheth. 69 And Seth lived an hundred and five

CHAP. VỊ. years, begat Enos.

ND it came to pass, when men began hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters were born unto them, daughters

2 That the sons of God saw the daughters 8 and all the days of Seth were nine hun- of men that they were fair; and they took dred and twelve years, and he died. them wives of all which they chose.

99 And Enos lived ninety vears, and begat 3 And the LORD said, My Spirit shall not Cainan.

always strive with man, for that he also is 10 And Cnos lived, after he begat Cainan, Aeshyet his days shall be an hundred and eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat twenty years. sons and daughters.

There were giants in the earth in those 11 And all the days of Enos were nine days; and also after that, when the sons of jundred and five years: and he died. God came in unto the daughters of men,

1.27 And Cainan lived seventy years, and and they bare children to them, the same begat Mahalaleel.

became mighty men which were of old, men 13 And ('ainan lived, after he begat Maha- of renown. laleel, eight bundred and forty years, and 51 And God saw that the wickedness of begat sons and daughters.

man wus great in the earth, and that every + And all the days of (ainan were nine imagination of the thoughts of his heart was hundred and ten years: and he died only evil continually:

15 | And Malalaleel lived sixty and five 6 And it repented the LORD that he had years, and begat Jared.

made inan on the earthi, and it grieved tin 16 And Mahalaleel lived, after he begat at his heart. Jared, eiglie hundred and thirty years, and 7 And the Lord said, I will destroy man, begat sons and daughters.

whom i have created, from the face of the ir And all the days of Mahalaleel were earth; both man and beast, and the creeping eight hundred pinety and five years: and thing, and the fowls of the air: for it rehe died.

pentcth me that I have made them. 18 1 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and 8 But Noalı found grace in the eyes of the two years, and be begat Enoch.

LORD. 19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch, 3 1 These are the generations of Noah: cig hundred years, and begai sons and Noah was a just man, and perfect in his daughters.

generations, and Noah walked with God. 20 And all the days of Jared were nine 10 And Noah begat three sons, Shein, hundred sixty and two years: and he died. Ham, and Japheth.

211 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, 11 The earth also was corrupt before God; and bega: Methuselah.

and the earth was filled with violence. 22 And Enoch walked with God, after be 12 And God looked upon the earth, and begat Methuselah, three hundred years, and behold. it was corrupt; for all flesh had cor. begat sons and daughters.

rupted his way upon the earth. 13 And all the days of Enoch were three 13 And God said unto Noah, The end of bundred sixty and five years.

all flesh is come before me ; for the earth 24 And Enoch walked with God, and be is filled with violence through them: and mas not; for God took him.

behold, I will destroy them with the earth. 0,5 1 And Methuselah lived an hundred 14 Í Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech.rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt

26 And Methuselah lived, after he begat pitch it within and without with pitch. Lamech, seven hundred eighty and two 15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt years, and begal sons and daughters. make it of: The length of the ark shall be

27 And all the days of Methuselah were three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty nine Itundred sixty and nine years. and he cubits, and the beight of it thirty cubits died.

16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, 28 1 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and and two years, aud begat a son;

the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side 24 And he called his name Noah, saying, thereof: with lower, second, and third stories This sime sirall comfort us concerning our shalt thou make it,

17 And behold, I, even I, do bring a food after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, every bird of every sort. wbereid is the breath of life, from under 15 And they went in unto Noah into the beaven; and every thing that is in the earth erk, two and two of all Aesh, wherein is the shall die.

breath of life. 18 But with thee will I establish my cove- 16 And they that went in, went in male nant : and thou shall come into the ark, and female of all flesh, as God had comthou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy manded bim: and the Lord shut him in. sons' wives witb thee.

17 1 And the flood was forty days upon 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, the earth; and the waters increased, and two of every sort shalt thou bring into the bare up the ark, and it was lifted up above ark, to keep them alive with thee; they the earth. shall be male and female.

18 And the waters prevailed, and were 20 Or fowls after their kind, and of cattle increased greatly upon the earth ; and the after their kind, of every creeping thing of ark went upon the face of the waters. the earth after his kind, two of every sort 19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly shall come unto thee, to keep them alive. upon the earth; and all the bigla hills that

21 And take thou unto thee of all food that were under the whole heaven were covered. is eated, and thou shalt gather it to thee ; and 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters it shall be for food for thee, and for them. prevail; and the mountains were covered.

22 Thus did Noah ; according to all that 2 'And all flesh died that moved upon God commanded him, so did be.

the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and CHAP VII. .

of beast, and of every creeping thing that thou, and all thy house, into the ark: 22 All in whose nostrils was the breath of for thee bave I seen righteous before me in life, of all that was in the dry land, died. this generation.

23 And every living substance was des 2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take to troyed which was upon the face of the thee by sevens, the male and his female, and ground, both man, and cattle, and the creepo of beasts that are not clean by two, the male ing things, and the fowl of the heaven; and and his female.

they were destroyed from the earth: and 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the Noah cnly remained alive, and they tha: male and the female; to keep seed álive were with him in the ark. upon the face of all the earth.

24 ^ And the waters prevailed upon the 4 For yet seven days, and I will cause it to earth an hundred and fifty days. rain upon the earth forty days and forty

CHAP VIII. nights; and every living substance that ND God remembered Noah, and every bave made will I destroy from off the face of the earth.

with him in the ark : and God inade a wind 5 And Noah did according unto all thai to pass over the earth, and the waters atsthe LORD commanded him.

suaged ; 6 And Noah was six hundred years old 2 The fountains also of the deep, and the when the flood of waters was upon the earth. windows of heaven, were stopped, and the

7 1 And Noah went in, and his sons, and rain from heaven was restrained; bis wife, and his sons' wives with him, into 3 And the waters returned from the the ark, because of the waters of the flood. earth continually: and after the end of the

8 Os clean beasts, and of beasts that are hundred and fifty days the waters were not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing abated that creepeth upon the earth,

4 1 And the ark rested in the seventh 9 There went in two and two unto Noah month, on the seventeenth day of the month, into the ark, the male and the female, as upon the mountains of Ararai. God had commanded Noah.

5 And the waters decreased continually 10 1 And it came to pass after seven days,that until the tenth month: in the tenth month, the waters of the flood were upon the earth. on the first day of the month, were the tops

11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, of the mountains seen. in the second month, the seventeenth day of 69. And it came to pass, at the end of forty the month, the same day were all the foun- days, that Noah opened the window of the tains of the great deep broken up, and the ark which he had made. windows of heaven were opened.

7 And he sent forth a raven, wbich wens 12 And the rain was upon the earth forty forth to and fro, until the waters were dried days and forty nights.

up from off the earth. 13 In the self-same day entered Noah, 8 Also be sent forth a dove from him, 10 and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons see if the waters were abated from off the of Noah, and Noah's wife, and ihe three face of the ground: wives of his sons with them, into the ark: 9 But the dove found no rest for the sole

14 They, and every beast after his kind, of her foot, and she returned unto him into and all the catile after their kind, and every the ark; for the waters were on the face of creeping thing that creepeih upon the earth the whole earth. Then he put forth liis.


and took her, and pulled her in unto him, hand of every man's brother will I require into the ark.

the life of man. 10 And he stayed yet other seven days, 6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man and again he sent fortb the dove out of the shall his blood be shed: for in the image of ark

God made he man 11 And the dove came in to him in the 7 And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply ; evening, and lo, in ber mouth was an bring forth abundantly in the earth, and olive leaf pluckt off

. So Noah knew that the multiply therein. waters were abated from off the earth 8!! And God spake unto Noah, and to his

12 And he stayed yet other seven days, sons with him, saying and sent forth the dove, which returned not 9 And I, behold, I establish my covenant again unto him any more.

with you, and with your seed after you ; 13 4 And it came to pass, in the six hun- 10 And with every living creature that is dredth and first year, in the first month, the with you, of the fowl, of the caille, and of first day of the month, the waters were dried every beast of the earth with you ; from all up froni off the earth : and Noah removed that go out of the ark, to every beast of the the covering of the ark. and looked, and earth. behold, the face of the ground was dry. 11 And I will establish my covenant with

14 And in the second month. on the seven you : neither shall all filesh be cut off any and twentieth day of the month, was the more by the waters of a food; neither shall earth dried.

there any more be a flood to destroy the 151 And God spake unto Noah. saying, earth.

16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, 12 And God said, This is the token of the and thy sons, and thy sons' wives with thee. covenant which I make between me and you

17 Bring forth with thee every living thing and every living creature that is with you, Ehat is with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl, for perpetual generations : and of cattle, and of every creeping thing 13 I do set my bow in the cloud, and it that creepeth upon the earth; that they may shall be for a token of a covenant between breed abundantly in the earth, and be fruit- me and the earth ful, and multiply upon the earth.

14 And it shall come to pass, when I bring 18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be and his wife, and his sons' wives with him: seen in the cloud.

19 Every beast, every creeping thing, and 15 And I will remember my covenant every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon which is between me and you and every be earth, after their kinds, went forth out living creature of all flesh, and the waters of the ark.

shall no more become a flood to destroy all 20 1 And Noah builded an altar unto the flesh. LORD, and took of every clean beast, and of 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud; and very clean fowl, and offered burnt-offerings I will look upon it, that I may remember in the altar.

the everlasting covenant between God and 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; every living creature of all flesh that is upon ind the LORD said in his heart, I will not the earth. gain curse the ground any more for man's 17 And God said unto Noah, This is the ike for the imagination of man's heart is token of the covenant, which I have estavil from his youth neither will i again blished between me and all flesh that is nile any more every thing living, as I upon the earth ave done.

18 11 And the sons of Noah, that went forth 2. While the earth remaineth, seed-time of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Ja. ad harvest, and cold and heat, and summer pbeth: and Ham is the father of Canaan. ad winter and day and night shall not cease. 19 These are the three sons of Noah : and CHAP. IX.

of them was the whole earth overspread. ND God blessed Noah and his sons, and 20 1 And Noah began to be an husband.

said unto them, Be fruitful, and mul- man, and he planted a vineyard : bly, and replenish the earth.

21 And he drank of the wine, and was 2 And the fear of you, and the dread of drunken; and he was uncovered within his lu, shall be upon every beast of the earth, tent. d upon every fowl of the air, upon all thai 42 And Ham the father of Canaan, saw weth upon the earth, and upon all the the nakedness of his father, and told his two bes of the sea; into your hand are they brethren without. livered.

23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall be and laid it upon both their shoulders, and at for you; even as the green herb bave went backward, and covered the nakedness of iven you all things :

their father : and their faces were backward, But flesh with the life thereof, which is and they saw riot ibeir father's nakedness. blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and And surely your blood of your lives will knew what his younger son had done unto equire: at the hand of every beast will I him. uire il, and at the land of man; at the 25 And he said, Cursed be Çanaan; a

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servant of servants shall he be unto his children of Eber, the brother of Japheth the brethren.

elder, even to him were children born 26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God 22 The children of Shem; Elam,and As. of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant. shur, and Arpbaxad, and Lud, and Aram.

27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and he shall 23 And the children of Aram ; Cz, and dwell in the tents of Shem; and Canaan Hul, and Gether, and Mash. shall be his servant.

24 And Arphaxad begat Salah ; and Salali 28 1 And Noah lived after the flood three begat Eber. bandred and fifty vears.

25 Aud unto Eber were born two sons: 29 And all the days of Noah were nine the name of one was Peleg; for in bis days hundred and fifty years; and he died. was the earth divided ; and bis brother's CHAP. X.

name was Joktan. TOW these are the generations the 26 And Joktan begat and Shepheth ; and unto them were sons born after 27 And Hadoram, and C'zal, and Diklah, The food.

28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 21 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Ma- 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: gog, and Madai, and Javán, and Tubal, and all these were the sons of Joktan. dieshech, and Tiras.

30 And their dwelling was from Mesha, 3 And the sons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, and as thou goest unto Sepbar, a mount of the Riphath, and Togarmah.

4 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and 31 These are the sons of Shem, after their Çarshish, Kittim and Dodanim.

families, after their tongues, in their lands, 5 By these were the isles of the Gentiles after their nations. divided in their lands; every one after bis 32 These are the families of the sons of tongue, after their families, in their na- Noah, after their generations, in their nations.

tions: and by these were the nations divided 6 1 And the sons of Ham; Cush, and Miz- in the eartb after the fud. raim, and Phut, and Canaan.

CHAP. XI. 2 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Ha: AND the whole earth was of one language, vilah tecba : and the sons of Raamab; Sheba, and 2 And it caine to pass, as they journeyed Dedan.

from the east, that they found a plain in the 8 And Cush begat Nimrod : he began to land of Shinar: and they dwelt there. be a mighty one in the earth.

3 And they said one to another, Go to, 9 He was a mighty hunter before the let us make brick and burn them thorough LORD wherefore it is said, Even as Nim-ly. And they had brick for stone, and slime rod the mighty hunter before the LORD. had they for mortar.

10 And the beginning of his kingdom was 4 And they said, Go to, let us build us a Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, city, and a rower, whose top may reach unto in the land of Shinar.

heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we 11 Out of that land went forth Asshur, and be scatiered abroad upon the face of the builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and whole earth. Calah,

5 And the LORD came down to see the 12 And Resen between Nineveh and Ca- city and the tower, which the children of lah: the same is a great city.

men builded. 13 And Mizraim begat Ludiin, and Ana- 6 And the LORD said, Behold, the people miin, and Lehabim, and Naphtubim, is one, and they have all one language; and

14 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (out of this they begin to do: and now nothing will whom came Philistim,) and Caphtorim. be restrained from them, whici they have

15 1 And Canaan begat Sidon his first imagined to do. born, and Heth,

7 Go to, let us go down, and there con. 16 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and round their language, that they may no: the Girgasite,

understand one another's speech. 17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and 8 So the LORD scattered them abroad from the Sinite,

thence upon the face of all the earth : and 18 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, they left off to build the city, and the Hamathite: and afterward were the 9 Therefore is the name of it called Babel; families of the Canaanites spread abroad. because the LORD did there confound the

19 And the border of the Canaanites was language of all the earth : and from thence from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto did the LORD scatter them abroid upon the Gaza; as thou goest unto Sodom, and Go. face of all the earth, morrah, and Admah, and Zebonin, even 10 | These are the generations of Shem: unto Lasha.

Shem was an hupetred years old, and begal 20 These are the sons of Ham, after their Arphaxad two years after the food. families, after their tongues, in their coun- 11 And Shem lived, after he begat Artries, and in their nations.

phaxad, five hundred years, and begal song 211 Unto Shem also, the father of all the land daughters.

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