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He is cast out of Paradise.


The descendants of Cain. 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou not henceforth yield unto thee her strength; hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in and hast eaten of the tree of which I com- the earth. manded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat 13 And Cain said unto the LORD, My of it; cursed is the ground for thy sake: punishment is greater than I can bear. in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days 14 Behold, thou hast driven me out this of thy life:

day from the face of the earth; and from 18 Thorns also and thistles shall it bring thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a forth to thee;

and thou shalt eat the herb fugitive and a ragabond in the earth: and of the field:

it shall come to pass, that every one that 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat findeth me shall slay me. bread, till thou return unto the ground: 15 And the LORD said unto him, Therefor out of it wast thou taken : for dust tirou fore whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance art, and unto dust shalt thou return.

shall be taken on him seven-fold. And 90 And Adam called his wife's name Eve; the LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any because she was the mother of all living. finding him should kill him.

21 Unto Adam also, and to his wife, did 16 And Cain went out from the presence the LORD God make coats of skins, and of the Lord, and dwelt in the land of Nod, clothed them.

on the east of Eden. 22 And the Lord God said, Behold, the 17 And Cain knew his wife, and she man is become as one of us, to know good conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded and evil: and now, lest he put forth his a city, and called the name of the city, hand, and take also of the tree of life, and after the name of his son, Bnoch. eat, and live for ever;

18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: and 23 Therefore the LORD God sent him lrad begat Mehujael: and Mehujael begat forth from the garden of Eden, to till the Methusael : and Methusael begat Lamech. ground from whence he was taken.

19 And Lamech took unto him two 24 So he drove out the man: and he wives : the name of the one was Adah, and placed at the east of the garden of Eden the name of the other Zillah. cherubims, and a faming sword which 20 And Adah bare Jabal : he was the faturned every way, to keep the way of the ther of such as dwell in tents, and of such tree of life,

as have cattle, CHAP. IV.

21 And his brother's name was Jubal: He 1 The Birth of Cain and Abel. 8 The Murder was the father of all such as handle the

harp and organ. of Abel. 11 The Curse of Cain. 19 Lamech

22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal-cain, and his tro Wires. 25 Seth and Enos born.

an instructor of every artificer in brass and A he conceived, andre baris cafenand ivaamah.

ND Adam knew Eve his wife; and iron : and the sister of Tubal-cain was said, I have gotten a man from the 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Lord.

Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice; ye wives 2 And she again bare his brother Abel. of Lamech, hearken unto my speech : for And Abe! was a keeper of sheep, but Cain I have slain a man to my wounding, and a was a tiller of the ground.

young man to my hurt : 34 And in process of time it came to 24 If Cain shall he avenged seven-fold, pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the truly Lamech seventy and seven-fold. ground an offering unto the LORD.

25 And Adam knew his wife again; 4 And Abel, he also brought of the first, and she bare a son, and called his name lings of his flock, and of the fat thereof, Seth: For God, said she, hath appointed And the Lord had respect unto Abel, and me another seed instead of Abel, whom to his offering :

Cain slew. 5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he 26 And to Seth, to him also there was had not respect, And Cain was very wroth, born a con; and he called his name Enos: and his countenance fell.

Then began men to call upon the name of 6 And the Lord said unto Cain, Why art the LORD. thou wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen?

CHAP. V. 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be 1 The Genealogy, Age, and Death of the accepted ? and if thou doest not well, sin Patriarchs from Adam unto Noah. 24 The lieth at the door: And unto thee shall Godliness and Translation of Enoch. himhis desire, and thou shalt rule over Thasain the book of electionated .

Adam. In the day 8 And Cain talked with Abel his brother: man, in the likeness of God made he him ; and it came to pass, when they were in the 2 Male and female created he them; field, that Cain rose up against Abel his and blessed them, and called their name brother, and slew him.

Adam, in the day when they were created. 9 And the LORD said unto Cain, Where 3 And Adam lived an hundred and is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know thirty years, and begat a son in his own not: Am I my brother's keeper?

likeness, after his image, and called his 10 And he said, What hast thou done? name Seth: the voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto 4 And the days of Adam, after he had me from the ground.

begotten Seth, were eight hundred years ; 11 And now art thou cursed from the and he begat sons and daughters. earth, which hath opened her mouth to 5 And all the days that Adam lived receive thy brother's blood from thy hand. were nine hundred and thirty years : and 12 When thou tillcst the ground, it shall he died.


Adam's Genealogy unto Noah. GENESIS,

The depravity of mankind. 6 And Seth lived an hundred and five 2 That the sons of God saw the daughters years, and begat Enos :

of men that they were fair; and they took 7. And Seth lived, after he begat Enos, them wives of all which they chose. eight hundred and seven years, and begat 3 And the LORD said, My Spirit shall not sons and daughters :

always strive with man, for that lie also is 8 And all the days of Seth were nine flesh: yet his days shall be an hundred and hundred and twelve years : and he died. twenty years.

99 And Enos lived ninety years, and 49 There were giants in the earth in begat Cainan :

those days; and also after that, when the 10 And Enos lived, after he begat Cainan, sons of God came in unto the daughters of eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat men, and they bare children to them, the sons and daughters :

same became mighty men, which were of 11 And all the days of Enos were nine old, men of renown. hundred and five years: and he died.

5 And God saw that the wickedness of 124 And Cainan lived seventy years, man was great in the earth, and that every and begat Mahalaleel :

imagination of the thoughts of his heart 13 And Cainan lived, after he begat Ma. was only evil continually. halaleel, eight hundred and forty years, and 6 And it repented the LORD that he had begat sons and daughters :

made man on the earth, and it grieved 14 And all the days of Cainan were nine him at his heart, hundred and ten years : and he died. 7 And the Lord said, I will destroy man,

15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five whom I have created, from the face of the years, and begat Jared :

earth; both man and beast, and the creep16 And Mahalaleel lived, after he begat ing thing, and the fowls of the air : for it Jared, eight hundred and thirty years, and repenteth me that I have made them. begat sons and daughters :.

8 But Noah found grace in the eyes of 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were the LORD. eight hundred ninety and five years: and 9 These are the generations of Noah : he died.

Noah was a just man, and perfect in his 18 And Jared lived an hundred sixty generations, and Noah walked with God : and two years, and he begat Enoch.

10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, 19 And Jared lived, after he begat Enoch, Ham, and Japheth. eight hundred years, and begat sons and 11 The earth also was corrupt before God; daughters :

and the earth was filled with violence. 20 And all the days of Jared were nine 12 And God looked upon the earth, and, hundred sixty and two years: and he died. behold, it was corrupt; for all fresh had

21 And Enoch lived sixty and five corrupted his way upon the earth. years, and begat Methuselah :

13 And God said unto Noah, The end 22 And Enoch walked with God, after of all flesh is come before me; for the he begat Methuselah, three hundred years, earth is filled with violence through them : and begat sons and daughters :

and, behold, I will destroy them

with the 23 And all the days of Enoch were three earth. hundred sixty and five years:

14 Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: 24 And Enoch walked with God, and he rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt was not: for God took him.

pitch it within and without with pitch. 25 I And Methuselah lived an hundred 15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech: make it of: The length of the ark shall be

26 And Methuselah lived, after he begat three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty Lamech, seven hundred eighty and two cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits. years, and begat sons and daughters :

16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, 27 And all the days of Methuselah were and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he and the door of the ark shalt thou set in died.

the side thereuf : with lower, second, and 28 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty third stories shalt thou make it. and two years, and begat a son ;

17 And, behold I, even I, do bring a 29 And he called his name Noah, saying, flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy This same shali comfort us concerning our ail flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from work and toil of our hands, because of the under heaven; and every thing that is in ground which the Lord hath cursed. the earth shall die.

30 And Lamech lived, after he begat 18 But with thee will I establish my Noah, five hundred ninety and five years, covenant: and thou shalt come into the and begat sons and daughters.

ark; thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and 31 And all the days of Lamech were seven thy sons' wives with thee. hundred seventy and seven yeass : and he 19 And of every living thing of all fesh, died.

two of every sort shalt thou bring into the 32 [ And Noah' was five hundred years ark, to keep them alive with thee; they old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and shall be male and female. Japheth.

* 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle

after their kind; of every creeping thing CHAP. VI.

of the earth after his kind; two of every 1 The Wickelness of the World causeth the sort shall come unto thee, to keep them

Flood. 8 Noah findeth Grace. 14 T'he alive.
Order, Form, and End of the Ark.

21 And take thou undo thee of all food A

ND it came to pass, when men began that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to

to multiply on the face of the earth, thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and and davghters were born unto them,

for them,

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have made will i destroy from off the face A Niving thing, and all the cattle that

Noah, &c. enter into the ark. CHAP. VII. VIII.

The world drowned. 22 Thus did Noah; according to all that the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and God commanded him, so did he.

of beast, and of every creeping thing that

creepeth upon the earth, and every man: CHAP. VII.

22 All in whose nostrils was the breath 1 Noah with his family enter into the Arl. of life, of all that was in the dry land, 17 The Beginning, Increase, anıt Continu

died. ance of the Flood.

23 And every living substance was destroythou and all thy house into the ark: both man, and cattle, and the creeping for thee have I seen righteous before me in things, and the fowl of the heaven ; and this generation.

they were destroyed from the earth : and 2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take to Noah only remained alive, and they that thee by sevens, the male and his female; were with him in the ark. and of beasts that are not clean by two, the 24 And the waters prevailed upon the male and his female.

earth an hundred and fifty days. 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the

CHAP. VIII. male and the female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earth.

1 The Waters asswage. 18 Noah goeth forth 4 For yet seven days, and I will cause it of the Ark, 20 buildeth an Altar, and to rain upon the earth forty days and forty

offereth Sacrifice. 21 God's Promise to nights; and every living substance that I curse the Earih no more.

ND God , of the earth.

5g And Noah did according unto all that was with him in the ark : and God made the LORD commanded him.

a wind to pass over the earth, and the 6 And Noah was six hundred years old waters asswaged ; when the flood of waters was upon the 2 The fountains also of the deep, and earth.

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

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

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

tops of the mountains seen. 119 In the six hundredth year of Noah's 6 And it came to pass, at the end of life, in the second month, the seventeenth forty days, that Noah opened the window day of the month, the same day were of

the ark which he had made : 1, all the fountains of the great deep broken 7 And he sent forth a raven, which went up, and the windows of heaven were forth to and fro, until the waters were opened.

dried up from off the earth. 12 And the rain was upon the earth forty 8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, days and forty nights.

to see if the waters were abated from off the is in the self-same day entered Noah, face of the ground: and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons 9 But the dove found no rest for the sole of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three of her foot, and she returned unto him into wives of his sons with them, into the ark; the ark; for the waters were on the face

14 They, and every beast after his kind, of the whole earth. Then he put forth his and all the cattle after their kind, and every hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto creeping thing that creepeth upon the him into the ark. earth after his kind, and every fowl after 10 And he stayed yet other seven days, his kind, every bird of every sort.

and again he sent forth the dove out of 15 And they went in unto Noah into the the ark: ark, two and two of all flesh wherein is the 11 And the dove came in to him in the breath of life.

evening, and, lo, in her mouth was an olive16 And they that went in, went in male leaf, pluckt off. So Noah knew that the and female of all flesh, as God had com- waters were abated from off the earth. manded him: and the LORD shut him in. 12 And he stayed yet other seven days,

17 And the flood was forty days upon and sent forth the dove, which returned the earth; and the waters increased, and not again unto him any more. bare up the ark, and it was lift up above 13 And it came to pass, in the six hunthe earth.

dredth and first year, in the first month, 18 And the waters prevailed, and were the first day of the month, the waters were increased greatly upon the earth; and the dried up from off the earth : and Noah ark went upon the face of the waters. removed the covering of the ark, and

19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly looked, and, behold, the face of the ground upon the earth; and all the high hills, that was dry. were under the whole heaven, were covered. 14 I And in the second month, on the

20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters seven and twentieth day of the month, was prevail ; and the mountains were covered. the earth dried. 21 And all flesh died that moved upon 15 And God spake unto Noah, saying,

Noah goeth out of the ark:


God's covenant with hin, 18 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy 19 And God said, This is the token of the wite, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives covenant which I make between me and with thee.

you, and every living creature that is with 17 Bring forth with thee every living you, for perpetual generations : thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both 13 I do sei my bow in the cloud, and it of fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping shall be for a token of a covenant between thing that creepeth upon the earth; that Ine and the earth. they may breed abundantly in the earth, 14 And it shall come to pass, when I and be fruitful, and multiply upon the bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow earth.

shall be seen in the cloud : 18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, 15 And I will remember my covenant and his wife, and his sons' wives with him: which is between me and you, and every

19 Every beast, every creeping thing, living creature of all flesh; and the waters and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth shall no more become a flood to destroy all upon the earth, after their kinds, went Sesh. forth out of the ark.

16 And the bow shall be in the cloud, 204 And Noal builded an altar unto the and I will look upon it, that I may remem. Lord, and took of every clean beast, and ber the everlasting covenant between God of every clean fowl, and offered burnt, and every living creature of all ticsh that is offerings on the altar.

upon the earth. 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet sa- 17 And God said unto Noah, This is the vour; and the LORD said in his heart, I token of the covenant which I have esta. will not again curse the ground any more blished between me and all fesh that is for man's sake; for the imagination of upon the carth. man's heart is evil from his youth: neither 13 And the sons of Noah, that went will I again smite any more every thing forth of the ark, were Shem, and Hain, living, as I have done.

and Japheth: and Ham is the father of 22 While the carth remaineth, seed-time Canaan. and harvest, and cold and heat, and sum- 19 These are the three sons of Noah: and mer and winter, and day and night, shall of them was the whole earth overspread. not cease.

20 And Noah began to be an husband

man, and he planted a vineyard : CHAP. IX.

21 And he drank of the wine, and was I God blesseth Noah. 4 Blood and Murder drunken; and he was uncovered within his

are forbidden. 8 God's Covenant, 13 sig. tent. nified by the Rainbow:: 21 Noah is drunken, 22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw 25 curseth Canaan, 29 and dieth.

the nakedness of his father, and told his ND God blessed Noah and his sons, two brethren without.

23 And Shem and Japheth took a garmultiply, and replenish the earth.

ment, and laid it upon both their shoulders, 2 And the fear of you, and the dread of and went backward, and covered the you, shall be upon every beast of the earth, nakedness of their father, and their faces and upon every fowl of the air, upon all were backward, and they saw not their fan that moveth upon the earth, and upon all ther's nakedness. the tishes of the sea : into your hand are 24 And Noah awoke from his wine, and they delivered.

knew what his younger son had done unto s Every moving thing that liveth shall him : be meal for you, even as the green herb 25 And he said, Cursed be Canaan : a Wave I given you all things :

servant of servants shall he be unto his 4 But flesh with the life thereof, which is brethren. the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

26 And he said, Blessed be the Lord 5. And surely your blood of your lives God of Shem; and Canaan shall be his will I require at the hand of every beast servant. it,

27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and he at the hand of every man's brother will i shäll dwell in the tents of shem; and CaJequire the life of man.

naan shall be his servant. 6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood, hy man 29 And Noahı lived after the flood three shall his blood be shed : for in the image hundred and fifty years. of God made he man.

29 And all the days of Noah were nine ? And you, be ye fruitful and multiply, hundred and fifty years : and he died. bring forth abundantly in the earth, and

CHAP. X. multiply therein. 8 9 And God spake unto Noah, and to

1 Noah's Generations. 2 The Sons of Ja. his song with him, saying,

pheth, 6 and Ham. 8 Nimrod the first 9 And I, behold, I establish my covenant

Monarch. 21 The Sons of Slum. with you, ; 10 And with every living creature that is Nabese are the generations of the

sons of Noah; Shem, Ham, and Jawith you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of pheth: and unto them were sons born every beast of the earth with you ; from all after the flood. that go out of the ark, to every beast of the 2 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Ma. cartl:.

gog, and Madai, and Javan, aud Tubal, and 11 And I will establish my covenant with Reshechi, and Tiras. you; neither shall all flesh be cut off any $ And the sons of Gomer; Ashkenaz, more by the waters of a food; neither shall and kiphath, and Togarmah. there any inore be a flood to destroy the 4 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and earth.

Tarshish, Kirtim, and Dodanin.

The generations of Noah.


The confusion of tongue. 5 By these were the isles of the Gentiles

CHAP. XI. divided in their lands: every one after his tongue, after their families, in their na.

1 One Language in the World. 3 Babel built. tions.

5 The con, usion of tongues. 10 The Gene6 4 And the sons of Ham; Cusli, and

rations of Shem. 27 Of Terah, Abram's Mizraim, and Phut, and Canaan.

Father. 7 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Ha- ND the whole eartli was of one lan

Α' vilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and Sah- guage, and of one speech. techa : and the sons of Raamah; Sheba 2 And it came to pass, as they journeyed and Dedan.

from the east, that they found a plain in 8 And Cush begat Nimrod; he began to the land of Shinar; and they dweli 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 make them throughLORD: wherefore it is said, Even as ly. And they had brick for stone, and Nimrod the mighty hunter before the slime had they for mortar. LORD.

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

lest we be scattered abroad upon the face 11 Out of that land went forth Asshur, of the whole earth. and builded Nineveh, and the city Reho

5 And the LORD came down to see the both, and Calah,

city and the tower, which the children of 12 And Resen, between Nineveti and men builded. Calah: the same is a great city.

6 And the LORD said, Behold, the people 13 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Ana- is one, and they have all one language ; mim, and Lehabim, and Naphtubim, and this they 'begin to do: and now no

14 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim (out of thing will be restrained from them, which whom came Philistim,) and Caphtorim. they have imagined to do.

15 And Canaan begat Sidon his first-born, 7 Go to, let us go down, and there conand Heth,

found their language, that they may not 16 And the Jebusite, and the Amorite, understand one another's speech. and Girgasite,

8 So the LORD scattered them abroad 17 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and from thence upon the face of all the earth : the Sinite,

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

thence did the LORD scatter them abroad 19 And the border of the Canaanites was upon the face of all the earth. from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto 10 These are the generations of Gaza; as thou goest unto Sodom, and Go. Shem: Shem was an hundred years old, morrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even and begat Arphaxad two years after the unto Lasha.

flood. 20 These are the sons of Ham, after their 11 And Shem lived, after he begat Ar. families, after their tongues, in their coun- phaxad, five hundred years, and begat sons tries, and in their nations.

and daughters. 21 Unto Shem also, the father of all the 12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty children of Eber, the brother of Japheth years and begat Salah: the elder, even to him were children born. 13 And Arphaxad lived, after he begat

22 The children of Shem; Elam, and Salah, four hundred and three years, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and begat sons and daughters. Aram.

14 And Salah lived thirty years, and be23 And the children of Aram; Uz, and gat Eber: Hul, and Gether, and Mash.

15 And Salah lived, after he begat Eber, 24 And Arphaxad begat Salah; and Sa- four hundred and three years, and begat lah begat Eber.

sons and daughters. 25 And unto Eber were born two sons ; 16 And Eber lived four and thirty years, the name of one was Peleg; for in his days and begat Peleg: was the earth divided; and his brother's 17 And Eber lived, after he begat Peleg, name was Joktan.

four hundred and thirty years, and begat 26 And Joktan begat Almodad, and She- sons and daughters. leph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,

18 And Peleg lived thirty years, and be27 And Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah, gat Reu: 28 And Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 19 And Peleg lived, after he begat Reu,

29 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: two hundred and nine years, and begat all these were the sons of Joktan.

sons and daughters. 30 And their dwelling was from Mesha,

20 And Reu lived two and thirty years, as thou goest unto Sephar, a mount of the and begat Serug: east.

21 And Reu lived, after he begat Serug, 31 These are the sons of Shem, after two hundred and seven years, and begat their families, after their tongues, in their sons and daughters. lands, after their nations.

22 And Serug lived thirty years, and be 32 These are the families of the sons of gat Nahor: Noah, after their generations, in their na- 23 And Serug lived, after he begat Nahor, tions: and by these were the nations die two hundred years, and begat sons and vided in the earth after the flood,


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