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1& Unto the woman he faid, I will greatly 11 And now art thou cursed from the earth andltiply thy forrow and thy conception; in which hath

opened her mouth to receive thy Lorrains thou shalt bring forth children; and brothers blood from thy hand. thy datire, shall be to thy husband, and he thall 12. When thou tilleft the ground, it shall ride over thee.

not henceforth yield unto thee her drengthe 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou A fugitive and a vagabond , It thou be in Mail hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, the earth. and haft eaten of the tree of which I com- 13 And Cain faid unto the LORD, My pumanded thee, saying, Thou thalt not eat nithment is greater than I can bear. sit; curfed is the ground for thy fake : 14 Behold, thou haft driven me out this in Corrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of day from the face of the earth; and from thy life.

thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugi19 Thorns also and thifles shall it bring tive and a vagabond in the earth: and it shall forth to thee : and thou shalt cat the herb of come to pais, that every one that findehine the field.

fall flay me. 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat 15 And the LORD said unto him, Therebread, till thou return unto the ground; for fore, whosoever fayeth Cain, vengeance out of it wait thou taken: for duit thou art, shall be taken on liim seven-fold.

And the and unto duft fhalt thou return,

LORD set a mark pon Cain, lett any finding 10 And Adam called his wifes name Eve; him should kill him. because fhe was the mother of all living

16 And Cain went out from the presence 21 Unto Adam allo, and to his wife, did of the Lord,

and dweit in the land of Nodi the LORD God make coats of skins, and on the east of Eden. clothed them.

17 And Cain knew his wife, and the con22.1 And the LORD God said, Behold, the ceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a man is become as one of us, to know good city, and called the name of thc city, after

And now, left he put forth his the name of his son, Enoch. hand, and take also of the tree of life, and 18 And ninto Enoch was born Irad: and Eat, and live forever;

Irad begat Mehujael: and Mehujael begat 23 Therefore the LORD God sent him forth Methusael : and Methufael begat Lamech. from the garden of Eden, to till the ground 19 And Lamech took unto him two wives: from whence he was taken.

the name of the one wasAdah, and the name 24 80 le drove out the man: and he placed, of the other Zillah. at the eart of the garden of Eden, cherubims, 20 And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father and a flaming sword which turned every way, of such as dwell in teuts, and of such as hare to keep the way of the tree of life.

cattle. CHAP. IV.

21 And his brothers name was Jubal : he I The birth of Cain and Abel. 8 The murder of was the father of all such as handle the harp Abel, li The curse of Cain. 19 Lamech and organ. and hilo ni VES.

22 And Zillah, the allo bare Tubal-cain, an A

Nd Adam knew Eve his wife : and the instructor of every artificer in brass and iron: have gotten a man from the LORD.

23 And Lamech raid unto his wives, Adals And the again bare his brother Abel. and Zillalı, Hear my voice; ye wives of LaAnd Abel was a keeper of thecp, but Cain mech, hearken unto my speech: for I have was a taller of the ground.

lain-a man to my wounding, and a young 3 And in process of time it came to pass, man to my hurt. that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground 24 If Cain thall be avenged seven-fold, trų. an otlering unto the LORD.

ly Lameeh seventy and seven-fold. 4 And Abel, he also brought of the firit. 25 And Adam knew his wife again; and Inge of his fock, and of the fat thereof. the bare a fon, and called his name Seth : For And die L.oup had respect unto Abel, and to God, frid me, hath appointed me another his offering :

feed inftead of Abel, whom Cain flew. 3 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he 26 And to Seth, to him allo there was bad not reípect. And Cain was very wroth, born a son, and he called his name Enos : and his countenance fell.

then began men to call upon the name of the 6 And the Lord said unto Cain, Why art LORD. theu wrothand why is thy countenance

CHAP. V. Blend if than doett well, shalt thou not be ac

1 The genealogy, age, and death of the patriarch: from Adam unto

Noah. 24 The gudliness and pred? and if thou doeft not well, tin lieth * Shut Joar. And unto thee shall be his defire, T "Adain. In the day that God created

translation of Enoch.

His is the book of the generations of and then that rule over him.

And Cain talked with Abel his brother : man, in the likenets of God made he him : dit came to pass, when they were in the 2 Male and female created he them, and de Ubat Cain rose up againt Abel his bro- blessed them, and called their name Adam, anu Dew him.

in the day when they were created. 91 And the LORD said unto Cain, Where 31 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty

Aba thy brother And he said, I know years, and begat" a fon in his own likeness, mif. in my brothers keeper?

after his image; and called his name Seth. it and ke faid, What bast thou done? the 4 And the days of Adam, after he had bepeale of thy brothers blood crieth unto me gotten Seth, were eight hundred years , arich from the ground

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c 1 A P. VI. were fine hundred and thirty years: and i The wickedness of the world canseth the he died.

food. 9 Noah findeth grace. 14 The order, 6 And Seth lived an hundred and five form, and end of the ark. years, and begat Enos. eight hundred and seven years, and begat daughters were born unto them, hand Sets lived, after he begat Enos, A pulticime to pass, when men began to

on the face of the sons and 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 chore. 21 And Enos lived ninety years, and be 3 And the LORD said, My Spirit shall not gat Cainan.

always ttrive with man, for that he also in 10 And Enos lived, after he begat Cainan, fleth yet his days shall be an hundred and eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat twenty years. sons and daughters.

4 There were giants in the earth in those And all the days of Enos were nine days: and also after that, when the fons of hundred and tire years: and he died. God came in unto the daughters of men, begat Mahalalcel. 12. L And Cairan lived seventy years, and and they hare children to them, the same

came mighty men, which were of old men of 13 And Cainan lived, after he begat Ma- renown. balalcel, eight hundred and forty years, and

5 And God saw that the wickednch of begat fons and daughters.

man was great in the earth, and that every 14 And all the days of Cainan were nine imagination of the thoughts of his heart was hundred and ten years: and he died.

only evil continually: 15 1 And Mahalaleel lived fixty and five

6 And it repented the LORD that he had years, and begat Jared.

made man on the earth, and it grieved him 16 And Mahalaleel lived, after he begat at his heart. Jared, eight hundred and thirty years, and

7 And the LORD faid, I will deftroy maa, begat fons and daughters.

whom I have created, from the face of the 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were earth, both man and beaft, and the creeping eight liundred ninety and tive years : and he thing, and the fowls of the air : for it res died.

penteth me that I have made them. 18 9 And Jared lived an hundred fixty and But Noah found grace in the eyes of the two years, and he begat Enoch.

19 And Jaredd lived, after he begat Enoch, 91 These are the generations of Noali; eilt hundred years, and begat fons and Noah was a jult man, and perfect in his gechters.

nerations, and Noah walked with God. 20 And all the days of Jared were nine 10 And Noah begat three fons, Shem,Hant, tundred hxty and two years : and lie and Japheth. Jild.

ni The earth also was corrupt before God; 219

And Enoch lived fixty and live years, and the earth was filled with violence. and begat Methuselah.

12 And God looked upon the earth, and, 22 And Enoch walked with God, after he belold, it was corrupt : for all ictu batean Drgar Mcthuselah, three hundred years, and rupted huis way, upon the earth, begat fons and daughters.

13 And God said unto Noah, The end of 23 And all the days of Enoch were three all šefh is come before me; for the earth is hundred fixty and five years.

filled with violence through them : and,

bo 24 And Enoch walked with God, and he hold, I will deftroy them with

the earth. was not for God took him.

14 y Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: 25 1 And Methuselah lived an hundred rooins thalt thou make in the ark, and Mait eighty and seyen years, and begat La- pitch it within and without with pitch. mech.

15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt 26 And Methufelah lived, after he begat make it of: the length of the ark shall be Lamech, feven hundred eighty and two three hundred cubits, the breadth of it tiity years, and begat fons and daughters. cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits.

27 And all the days of Methuselah were 16 A window thalt thou inake to the ark, nine hundred tixty and nine years, and he and in a cubit thalt thou finish it above, and dicd.

the door of the ark thalt thou fet in the fide 28 9 And Lamceh lived an hundred eighty thereof : with lower, second, and third flerine and two years, and begat a lon;

thalt thou make it. 29 And he called his name Noah, saying, 17 And, behold I, even I, do bring a Bot This same ihall comfort us concerning out of waters upon the earth, to deitroy ail Hest, work and toil of our hands, because of the wherein is the breath of life, from under ground which the LORD liath curled. heaven: and every thing that is in the earth

30 And Lamech lived, after he begat Noah, thall die. five hundred ninety and five years, and be

18 But with thee will I establith my che gat sons and daughters.

nant: and thou shalt come into the art 31 And all the days of Lamech were fe. thou, and thy fons, and thy wife, and they ven hundred seventy and seven years: and fons wives with thee. he died.

19 And of every living thing of all $x*, 32 . And Noah was five hundred years two of every fort shalt thou bring into the old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and ark, to keep them alive with thee; they w aplieth.

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the covering of the ark, and looked, and, be- 11 And I will ettablith my covenant with hold, the face of the ground was dry.

yon; neither thall all fleth be cut of any 14 And in the second month, on the seven more by the waters of a flood ; neither thai and twentieth day of the month, was the there any more be a flood to dettroy the carth dried.

carth: 15 9 And God spake unto Noah, saying, 12 And God said, This is the token of the

16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, covenant which I make between me and you, and thy fons, and thy fons wives with thee. and every living creature that is with you, 17 Bring forth with thee every

living thing for perpetual generations : that is with thee, of all feth, both of four 13 I du set my bow in the cloud, and it and of cattle, and of every creeping thing thall be for a token of a covenant between that creepeth upon the earth; that they may ine and the earth. breed abundantly in the earth, and be fruit. 14 And it thall come to pass, when I bring ful, and multiplý upon the earth.

a cloud over the earth, that the bow thall be 18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, and seen in the cloud : his wife, and his sons wives with him :

15 And I will remember my covenant 19 Every beatt, every creeping thing, and which is between me and you, and every every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon living creature of all Meth ; and the waters the earth, after their kinds, went forth out ihall no more become a flood to deftroy all of the ark:

fleik. 20 I And Noah builded an altar unto the 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud; and DORD, and took of every clean bealt, and of I will look upon it, that I may remember the every clean fowl, and offered burnt-offerings everlasting covenant between God and

every on the altar.

living creature of all Acth that is upon the 21 And the LORD (melle a sweet favour; earth. and the LORD l'aid in his heart, I will not 17 And God said unto Noah, 'Tiris is the again curse the und any more for mans token of the covenant which I have eftablithTake; for the imagination of mans heart is ed between me and all Heth that is upon the evil from his youtk: neither will I again carth. Imite any more every thing living, as I have 18 4 And the sons of Noah, that went forth done.

of the ark, were Shem, and Hamn, and Ja 22 while the earth remaineth, feed-time pheth : and Main is the father of Canaan. and liarveit, and cold and heat, and summer 19 These are the three fons of Noah : and and winter, and day and night, shall not ccase. of them was the whole earth overpread, CHAP 1x.

20 And Noah began to be an husbandman, I Coll diesxeth Noah. 4 Blood and murder are and he planted a vineyard : forbidden. 8 Gods covenant, !3 fignified by 21 And he mank of the wine, and was the rainbow. 21 Noah is drunken, 25 curl- drunken ; and he was uncovered within his elh Canuan, 26 blefeth Shem, 29 and dieth.

tent. Anderstormsen, Be fruitful, and multi- the nakednets of his father, and told his two Nd blefica

22 Ham, the , faw ply, and replenith the earth.

brethren without. 2 And the fear of you, and the dread of 23 And Shem and Japheth took a garment, you, thau be upon every beaft of the earth, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and and upon every fowl of the air, upon all wenrbackward, and covered the nakedness of that moveth upon the earth, and upon all their father ; and their faces were backward, the fithes of the lea: into your hand are they and they saw not their fathers nakedness. delivered.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and 3 Every moving thing that liveth thall be knew what his younger son had done unto meat for you; even as the green lierb have ] him. given you all things:

25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a 4 But Heth with the life thereof, which is fervant of servants shall he be unto his the blood thereof, fhall ye not cat.

brethren. 5 And surely your blood of your lives will 26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of I require ; at the hand of every beaft will I Shem; and Canaan thall be his fervaric. require it; and at the hand of man, at the

27 God fall enlarge Japheth, and he fhall hand of every mans brother, will i requise dwell in the tents of Shem; and Canaan thall the life of man.

be his servant. 6 Whoro sheddeth mans blood, by man 28 9 And Noah lived after the food three thall his blood be thed : for in the image of hundred and fifty ycars. God made he man.

29. And all the days of Noah were nine 7. And you, be ve fruitful and

multiply hundred and fifty years: and he died. bring forth abundantly in the carth, and

. multiply therein.

1 Noahs generations. 2 The fons of Japheth, 8 9 And God Isake unto Noab, and to his 6 and Ham. 8 Nimrod the firh monarck. Tons with him, saying,

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ablich after covenant Nonstoere shenerations and the with you, and with your feed you;

of Noah; , Ham, ja 10 And with cvery living creature that is pbeth : and unto them were lons born ante with you, of the fow), of the cattle, and of

the food. every beatt of the earth with you; from alk 2 'The fons of Japheth ; Gomer, and Mahat go out of the ark, to every beat of the gog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and

Meibech, and firas.

3 And the frons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, and anal by these were the nations divided in the lphatt, ad Togarmah.

earth after the foou. And the iods of Javan; Elitha, and

CHAP. XI. Tarih, Kittim, and Dodanim.

i One language in the world. 3 Babel built. * By thele were the ifles of the Gentiles 5 Languages confounded. 10 The generations dided in their lands; every one after his of Shem. Bene, after their families, in their nations.

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Nd the whole earth was of one language,

and of one speech. tit, and Phut, and Canaan.

2 And it came to pass, as they journey. And the fons of Cath; Seba, and Havi- ed from the east, that they found a plain LR, and Sabtak, and Raamah, and Sabte in the land of Shinar; and they dwelt cha: and the fans of Raamah ; Sheba, and there. Dedas.

3 And they said one to another, Go to, 8 And Cuth begat Nimrod; he began to be let us make brick, and burn

them thorough. a mighty one in the earth.

ly. And they had trick for itone, and Aime 9 He was a mighty hunter before the had they for mortar. LOZD: wherefore it is laid, Even as Nimrod 4 And they la d, Go to, let us build us a the mighty hunter before the LORD. city, and a tower' whose cop may reach uuto

to And the beginning of his kingdom was heaven; and let us make us a name, lett we Babe, and Erechi, and Accad, and Calnch, be scattered abroad upon the face of the in the land of Shinar.

whole earth. 1 Out of that land went forth Asthur, and 5 And the LORD came down to see the buided Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, city, and the tower, which the children of and Culah,

men builded. 13 and Resen, between Nineveh and Ca- 6 And the LORD said, Behold, the people lah: the fame is a great city,

is one, and they have all one language; and 13 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Ana- this they begin to do: and now nothing will miz, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim, be reitrained from them, which they have

14 And Pathrufim, and Calubim, (out of imagined to do. when came Philiftin,) and Caphtorim. 7 Go to, let us go down, and there con

15 And Canaan begat Sidon his firtt- found their language, that they may not un. bors, and ifeth,

dertland one anothers speech. 16 And the Jebulite, aad the Amorite, 8 So the LORD scattered them abroad from and the Girgalite,

thence upon the face of all the earth : and 17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and they left off to build the city:. the Sinite,

OʻTherefore is the name of it called Babel; 19 And the Arvadite, and Zemarite, and because the LORD did there confound the de Hamathite: and afterward were the fa- language of all the earth : and from thence mio of the Canaanites spread abroad. did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the

17 and the border of the Canaanites was face of all the earth. frumn Sidon, as thou comelt to Gerar, unto 10 g These are the generations of Shem: Gaza; as thou goeit unto Sodom and Go. Shem was an hundred years old, and begat rorral, and Admah, and Zeboüm, even Arplaxad two years after the food. unto Lalha

ii And Shem lived, after he begat Ar10 These are the Sons of Ham, after their phaxad, five hundred years, and begat lons locüles, after their tongues, in their coun- and daughters. tries, and in their nations.

12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty 3.1 Unto Shein all, the father of all the years, and begat Salah. culdren of Eber, the brother of Japheth 13 And Arphaxad lived, after lze begat Sathe elder, even to him were children born. lah,

four hundred and three years, and begat 12 The children of Shem; Elam, and Af fons and daughters. Rus, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Áram. 14 And Salah lived thirty years, and begas

* And the children of Aram; Uz, and Eber. bial, and Getber, and Math.

15 And Salah lived, after he begat Eler, 24 And Arphaxad begat Salah ; and Salah four hundred and three years, and begat for 3 begat Eber.

and daughters. is and its Ebcy were born two sons; the 16 And Eber lived four and thirty years, Fate of one was Peleg; for in his days and begat Peleg. * the carth divided; and his brothers 17 And Eber lived, after hc bcgat Peleg, Name Wan Joktan.

four hundred and thirty years, and begat 36 Aad Joktan begat Almodad, and she- sons and daughters. and ,

18 And Peleg lived thiray years, and begat And Hadoram,

Reu. And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 19 And Peleg lived, after he begat Rex. 29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab : two hundred and nine years, and begat song kele were the cons of Joktan.

and daughters. 9 and their dwelling was from Melha, as 20 And Reu lived two and thirty years, and sa goed unto Sephar, a monnt of the cat. begat Serug.

31 These are the fons of Shem, after their 11 And - Reu lived, after he begat Strug, Tambies, after their tongues, in their lands, two hundred and seven

years, and Pegat fans Wher their nations.

and daughters. 3: Thele art the families of the fons of 12 And Serug lived thirty years, and beg4 fcili, wta theit generations, in their nations: Nahor.

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