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GENESIS.

The age and death of and all the people that were with him. 27 | And Jacob came unto Isaac his

7 And he built there an altar, and father unto - Mamre, unto the city of a Eccles. s. called the place || El-beth-el: because | Arbah, which is Hebron, where Abraham

o there God appeared unto him, when he and Isaac sojourned. The God of fled from the face of his brother,

28 | And the days of Isaac were an & 8 But Deborah Rebekah's nurse hundred and fourscore years. p ch. 27. 59. died, and she was buried beneath Beth-el

29 And Isaac gave up the ghost, and under an oak: and the name of it was died, and was gathered unto his people, & called | Allon-bachuth.

being old and full of days: and his sons ! weeping 99 And 'God appeared unto Jacob Esau and Jacob buried him. 9 Hos. 12. 4. again, when he came out of Padan-aram,

CHAP. XXXVI.
and blessed him.
10 And God said unto him, Thy name

1 Esar's three wives. 6 His removing to mount

Seir. 9 His sons. 15 The dukes which der ch. 17.5. is Jacob: 'thy name shall not be called

scendeid of his sons. 20 The sons and dukes 6 ch. 32. 28. any more Jacob, *but Israel shall be thy of Seir. 24 Anah findeth mules, 31 The name: and he called his name Israel.

kings of Edom. 40 The dukes that de11 And God said unto him, 'I am God scended of Esar. Exod. 6. 3. Almighty: be fruitful and multiply; 4a row these are the generations of ci

nation and a company of nations shall be of Esau, who is
thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins; 2 Esau took his wives of the daugh- be

12 And the land" which I gave Abraham ters of Canaan; Adah the daughter of and Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to thy Elon the Hittite, and “Aholibamah the er seed after thee will I give the land. daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon

13 And God 'went up from him in the the Hivite; place where he talked with him.

3 And 4 Bashemath Ishmael's daugh14 | And Jacob set up a pillar in the ter, sister of Nebajoth. place where he talked with him, even a 4 And Adah bare to Esau Eliphaz; 1.1 pillar of stone: and he poured a drink of- and Bashemath bare Reuel; fering thereon, and he poured oil thereon. 5 And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and

15 And Jacob called the name of the Jaalam, and Korah: these are the sons 2 ch. 28. 19. place where God spake with him, " Beth-el. of Esau, which were born unto him in

16 And they journeyed from Beth-el; the land of Canaan.

and there was but ta little way to come 6 | And Esau took his wives, and his of ground. to Ephrath: and Rachel travailed, and sons, and his daughters, and all the t per- +h she had hard labour.

sons of his house, and his cattle, and all 17 And it came to pass, when she was in his beasts, and all his substance, which he

hard labour, that the midwife said unto her, had got in the land of Canaan; and a sh. 30.24. Fear not; thou shalt have this son also. went into the country from the face of

18 And it came to pass, as her soul was his brother Jacob. in departing, (for she died) that she called 7 For their riches were more than that [E his name || Ben-oni: but his father called they might dwell together; and the land him || Benjamin.

wherein they were strangers could not 19" And Rachel died, and was buried in bear them because of their cattle. right hand the way to ® Ephrath, which is Beth-lehem. 8 Thus dwelt Esau in mount Seir: Det

20 And Jacob set a pillar upon her Esau is Edom. grave: that is the pillar of Rachel's grave 99 And these are the generations of unto this day.

Esau the father of +the Edomites in Ede 21 And Israel journeyed, and spread mount Seir: his tent beyond the tower of Edar. 10 These are the names of Esau's

22 And it came to pass, when Israel sons; -- Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife ki

dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and of Esau, Reuel the son of Bashemath the fchichte "lay with Bilhah his father's concubine: wife of Esau. 1. See 2 Sam. and Israel heard it. Now the sons of Ja- 11 And the sons of Eliphaz were Te3. 1 Cor. 5 cob were twelve:

man, Omar, || Zepho, and Gatam, and & 23 The sons of Leah; 8 Reuben, Ja- Kenaz. cob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, 12 And Timna was concubine to Eliand Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun: phaz Esau's son; and she bare to Eli

24 The sons of Rachel; Joseph, and phaz 1 Amalek: these were the sons of Benjamin:

Adah Esau's wife. 25 And the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's 15 And these are the sons of Reuel; 3, & handmaid; Dan, and Naphtali:

Nahath, and Zerah, Shammah, and Miz26 And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's zah: these were the sons of Bashemath handmaid; Gad, and Asher: these are Esau's wife. the sons of Jacob, which were born to 14 And these were the sons of Aholihim in Padan-aram.

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CHAP. XXXVII.

Joseph is hated of his brethren.
ter of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare 34 And Jobab died, and Husham of
tit. 14 to Esau Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. the land of Temani reigned in his stead.

15 These were dukes of the sons of 35 And Husham died, and Hadad the Esz: the sons of Eliphaz the firstborn son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the

of Esan; duke Teman, duke Omar, field of Moab, reigned in his stead : and
duke Zepho, duke Kenaz,

the name of his city was Avith.
16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and 36 And Hadad died, and Samlah of
duke Amalek : these are the dukes that Masrekah reigned in his stead.
came of Eliphaz in the land of Edom; 37 And Samiah died, and Saul of Re-
these were the sons of Adah.

hoboth by the river reigned in his stead.
17 And these are the sons of Reuel 38 And Saul died, and Baal-hanan the
Esau's son; duke Nahath, duke Zerah, son of Achbor reigned in his stead.
duke Shammah, duke Mizzah : these are 39 And Baal-hanan the son of Achhor
the dukes that came of Reuel in the land died, and "Hadar reigned in his stead: and 91 Chron.
of Edom; these are the sons of Bashe the name of his city was Pau; and his wite's mai. Alter
math Esau's wife,

name was Mehetabel, the daughter of
18 And these are the sons of Aholiba- Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
mah Esau's wife; duke Jeush, duke 40 | And these are the names of 'the
Jaalam, duke Korah: these were the dukes that came of Esau, according to
dukes that came of Aholibamah the their families, after their places, by their
daughter of Anah, Esau's wife.

names;

duke Timnah, duke || Alvah, duke 10r, Aliah.
19 These are the sons of Esau, who is Jetheth,
Edom, and these are their dukes.

41 Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke
20 7. "These are the sons of Seir "the Pinon,
Horite, who inhabited the land; Lotan, 42 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke
4. & and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, Mibzar,

21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan: 43 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram: these be
these are the dukes of the Horites, the the dukes of Edom, according to their ha-
children of Seir in the land of Edom. bitations in the land of their possession :

22 And the children of Lotan were he is Esau the father of + the Edomites. Webe Hori, and Hemam; and Lotan's sister

CHAP. XXXVII.
Chroat was Timna,

2 Joseph is hated of his brethren. 5 His two
23 And the children of Shobal were

dreams. 13 Jacob sendeth him to visit his 19, dien these ; || Alvan, and Manahath, and Ebal,

brethren. 18 His brethren conspire his death.

21 Reuben saveth him. 26 They sell him to || Shepho, and Onam.

the Ishmeelites. 31 His father, deceived by Ot, Shopkin" 24 And these are the children of Zi

the bloody coat, mourneth for him. 36 He beon; both Ajah, and Anah: this was that is sold to Potiphar in Egypt.

ND Jacob dwelt in the land to where. Heb. of. ness, as he fed the asses of Zibeon his father. land of Canaan.

* 23. 4. & 25 And the children of Anah were 2 These are the generations of Jacob. 2.4 & 36.7. these ; Dishon, and Aholibamah the Joseph, being seventeen years old, was daughter of Anah.

feeding the flock with his brethren; and 26 And these are the children of Di- the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and

shon; || Hemdan, and Eshban, and Ithran, with the sons of Zilpah, his father's
1 Chroa. . and Cheran.

wives: and Joseph brought unto his fa-
27 The children of Ezer are these; ther their evil report.
ime, Jeker, Bilhan, and Zaavan, and || Akan.

3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than
28 The children of Dishan are these; all his children, because he was the son cch. 44. 20.
Uz, and Aran.

of his old age: and he made him a coat 29 These are the dukes that came of of many || colours.

! Or, pieces. the Horites; duke Lotan, duke Shobal,

4 And when his brethren saw that ? Sam. 13.18. duke Zibeon, duke Anah,

their father loved him more than all his 30 Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke Di- brethren, they 'hated him, and could not d ch. 27. 41. shan : these are the dukes that come of Ho- speak peaceably unto him. Ti among their dukes in the land of Seir. 5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, 31 And P these are the kings that and he told it his brethren: and they reigned in the land of Edom, before there hated him yet the more. reigned any king over the children of 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray

you, this dream which I have dreamed: 32 And Bela the son of Beor reigned 7 For, behold, we were binding sheaves sch: 42:6, 9. in Edom; and the name of his city was in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and 41.14. Dishabah.

also stood upright; and, behold, your 33 And Bela died, and Jobab the son sheaves . stood round about, and made of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. obeisance to my sheaf.

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at their meeting 28 And he said, Thy name shall be, hath dealt graciously with me, and becalled no more Jacob, but || Israel: for as cause I have fenough. "And he urged

prince hast thou o power with God and him, and he took it. a with men, and hast prevailed.

12 And he said, Let us take our jour-
29 And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell ney, and let us go, and I will go before thee. k 2 Kingos
me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, 13 And he said unto him, My lord

Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after knoweth that the children are tender, and
Sch. 15. 31. my name? And he blessed him there.

the flocks and herds with young are with
30 And Jacob called the name of the me: and if men should overdrive them
place || Peniel: for 'I have seen God face one day, all the flock will die.
to face, and my life is preserved.

14 Let my lord, I pray thee, pass over
31 And as he passed over Penuel the before his servant: and I will lead on softly,
1. b. 9.11. sun rose upon him, and he halted upon according as the cattle that goeth before 1 Heb.ac-
his thigh.

me and the children be able to endure, the foot of 32 Therefore the children of Israel eat until I come unto my lord 'unto Seir. not of the sinew which shrank, which is 15 And Esau said, Let me now + leave foot of the upon the hollow of the thigh, unto this with thee some of the folk that are with children. day: because he touched the hollow of me: And he said, "What needeth it? + Heb.se, Jacob's thigh in the sinew that shrank. "let me find grace in the sight of my lord. ",place. CHAP. XXXIII.

16 So Esau returned that day on his Wherefore 1 The kindness of Jacob and Esau at their way unto Seir. meeting. 17 Jacob cometh to Succoth. 18 17 | And Jacob journeyed to Suc-4725 At Shalem he buyeth a field, and buildeth coth, and built him an house, and made n Josh. 13

. an altar called El-elohe-Israel.

booths for his cattle: therefore the name 3. Pue. ca. 32. 6. A Nooklace and it be hupa, sexes amne, 1 of the place jacoblemeSuccotha

18 TAnd Jacob came to °Shalem a city • John 3 33 and with him four hundred men. And he of ||'Shechem, which is in the land of Called, divided the children unto Leah, and unto Canaan, when he came from Padan-aram; Sychem. Rachel, and unto the two handmaids.

and pitched his tent before the city. 2 And he put the handmaids and their 19 And 'he bought a parcel of a field, a Josh. 24. children foremost, and Leah and her where he had spread his tent, at the hand 2.cabanas children after, and Rachel and Joseph of the children of || Hamor, Shechem's Acts 7. 16, hindermost.

father, for an hundred || pieces of money: 1 Or, lambe
3 And he passed over before them, and 20 And he erected there an altar, and r ch.35 7.
bech 19.2 Obowed himself to the ground seven called it || El-elohe-Israel.
times, until he came near to his brother.

CHAP. XXXIV.
4 And Esau ran to meet him, and 1 Dinah is ravished by Shechem. 4 He sueth
d ch. 45. 14, embraced him, and fell on his neck, and to marry her. 13 The sons of Jacob offer the
kissed him; and they wept.

condition of circumcision to the Shechem-
5 And he lifted up his eyes, and saw

ites. 20 Hamor and Shechem persuade them the women and the children; and said,

to accept it. 25 The sons of Jacob upon that

advantage slay them, 27 and spoil their city. Who are those + with thee? And he said, 30 Jacob reproveth Simeon and Levi. Liverchildren awhich God hath graciously | A Dich sheh bebe dars becobs Leeh

which she bare unto Jacob, \went ; lic. 2:3 6 Then the handmaidens came near, out to see the daughters of the land. they and their children, and they bowed 2 And when Shechem the son of Hathemselves.

mor the Hivite, prince of the country, 7 And Leah also with her children saw her, he took her, and lay with her, such. 6. came near, and bowed themselves : and and + defiled her. after came Joseph near and Rachel, and 3 And his soul clave unto Dinah the Heb. huonthey bowed themselves.

daughter of Jacob, and he loved the dam- Deut. %. 29. 8 And he said, + What meanest thou sel, and spake + kindly unto the damsel.

by'all this drove which I met? And he 41 And Shechem * spake unto his fa- damsel see ch. 32. 16. said, These are sto find grace in the ther Hamor, saying, Get me this damsel Hos

. L. 14. 8 ch. 32.5 sight of my lord.

to wife.

e Judg. 14.2. 9 And Esau said, I have enough, my 5 And Jacob heard that he had defiled brother; tkeep that thou hast unto thyself. Dinah his daughter: now his sons were

10 And Jacob said, Nay, I pray thee, with his cattle in the field : and Jacob
if now I have found grace in thy sight, held his peace until they were come.

then receive my present at my hand: for 6 And Hamor the father of Shechem 13. za.
a Sam. 3. 3 therefore I have seen thy face, as though went out untoJacob to commune with him.
32. Macr. 18. I had seen the face of God, and thou 7 And the sons of Jacob came out of
wast pleased with me.

the field when they heard it: and the men
11 Take, I pray thee, my blessing were grieved, and they were very wroth, Sam, 13. .
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Hamor and Shecken circumcised. CHAP. XXXV.

The Shecheniles spoiled. Before r in lying with Jacob's daughter ; which , circumcised, all that went out of the gate CHRIST Cir. 1732. thing ought not to be done.

of his city. & And Hamor communed with them, 25 And it came to pass on the third 13253 saying, The soul of my son Shechem day, when they were sore, that two of the

longeth for your daughter: I pray you sons of Jacob, 'Simeon and Levi, Dinah's ch. 49. So
give her him to wife.

brethren, took each man his sword, and
9 And make ye marriages with us, and came upon the city boldly, and slew all
give your daughters unto us, and take our the males.
daughters unto you.

26 And they slew Hamor and Shechem 10 And ye shall dwell with us: and his son with the fedge of the sword, and in the bas les the land shall be before you; dwell and took Dinah out of Shechem's house, and 1443 'trade ye therein, and get you posses-went out. h. 6.4. sions therein.

27 The sons of Jacob came upon the
11 And Shechem said unto her father slain, and spoiled the city, because they
and unto her brethren, Let me find grace had defiled their sister.
in your eyes, and what ye shall say unto 28 They took their sheep, and their
me I will give.

oxen, and their asses, and that which was in 12 Ask me never so much " dowry and the city, and that which was in the field, es Sas gift, and I will give according as ye shall 29 And all their wealth, and all their lit

say unto me: but give me the damsel to tle ones, and their wives took they captive,
wife.

and spoiled even all that was in the house. 13 | And the sons of Jacob answered 30 [ And Jacob said to Simeon and Sou Shechem and Hamor his father odeceit- Levi, . Ye have "troubled me 'to make ch.49.6.

fully, and said, because he had defiled me to stink among the inhabitants of the
Dinah their sister:

land, among the Canaanites and the Pe-x Exod. 5. 14 And they said unto them, We can- rizzites: 'and I being few in number, they 13.4

not do this thing, to give our sister to one shall gather themselves together against Deuts Josk. 5 g that is uncircumcised; for P that were a me, and slay me; and I shall be destroy- 12. reproach unto us:

ed, I and my house.
15 But in this will we consent unto 31 And they said, Should he deal with
you: If ye will be as we be, that every our sister as with an harlot?
male of you be circumcised;

CHAP. XXXV.
16 Then will we give our daughters I God sendeth Jacob to Beth-el. 2 He purgeth
unto you, and we will take your daugh- his house of idols. 6 He buildeth an altar at
ters to us, and we will dwell with you, Beth-el. 8 Deborah dieth at Allon-bachuth.
and we will become one people.

9 God blesseth Jacob at Beth-el. 16 Rachel
17 But if ye will not hearken unto us,

travaileth of Benjamin, and dieth in the

way to Edar. 22 Reuben lieth with Bilhah. to be circumcised; then will we take our

23 The sons of Jacob. 27 Jacob conieth to
daughter, and we will be gone.

Isaac at Hebron. 28 The age, death, and
18 And their words pleased Hamor, burial of Isaac.
and Shechem Hamor's son.

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ND God said unto Jacob, Arise, go 19 And the young man deferred not to up to Beth-el, and dwell there: and

do the thing, because he had delight in Ja- make there an altar unto God, that apsa Chroa. 4 cob's daughter: and he was more ho- peared unto thee when thou fleddest e ch. 27.43

nourable than all the house of his father. from the face of Esau thy brother.

20 { And Hamor and Shechem his son 2 Then Jacob said unto his houshold, d ch. 18. 19. came unto the gate of their city, and com- and to all that were with him, Put away muned with the men of their city, saying, the strange gods that are among you, and

21 These men are peaceable with us; 'be clean, and change your garments: therefore let them dwell in the land, and 3 And let us arise, and go up to Beth-73 trade therein; for the land, behold, it is el; and I will make there an altar unto 10. large enough for them; let us take their God, bwho answered me in the day of my h: 377 daughters to us for wives, and let us give distress, "and was with me in the way ch.28. 20. them our daughters.

which I went. 22 Only herein will the men consent 4 And they gave unto Jacob all the unto us for to dwell with us, to be one strange gods which were in their hand, and people, if every male among us be cir- all their earrings which were in their ears; Hos 2,13. cumcised, as they are circumcised. and Jacob hid them under the oak 2. Judg. 9.

23 shall not their cattle and their sub- which was by Shechem. stance and every beast of their's be our's? 5 And they journeyed: and the ter- 16. & 23. 27. only let us consent unto them, and they rur of God was upon the cities that were Deut. 11.35 will dwell with us.

round about them, and they did not pur- 5. 1. 1 Sam. 24 And unto Hamor and unto Shechem sue after the sons of Jacob. Tel. 33 ie his son hearkened all that 'went out of 6 I So Jacob came to

'Luz, which is 14. the gate of his city; and every male was in the land of Canaan, that is, Beth-el, he no

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Pharaoh's butler and house, and over all that he had, that the 22 And the keeper of the prison com

Lord blessed the Egyptian's house for mitted to Joseph's hand all the prisoners 3 ch. sa 27. Joseph's sake; and the blessing of the that were in the prison; and whatsoever se

Lord was upon all that he had in the they did there, he was the doer of it.
house, and in the field.

23 The keeper of the prison looked
6 And he left all that he had in Jo- not to any thing that was under his hand;
seph's hand; and he knew not ought he because i the Lord was with him, and that : vi

had, save the bread which he did eat. which he did, the Lord made it to prosper. nil Sam. 16. And Joseph - was a goodly person, and

CHAP. XL. well favoured. 7 And it came to pass after these 1 The butler and baker of Pharaoh in prison.

4 Joseph hath charge of them. 5 He inthings, that his master's wife cast her eyes

terpreteth their dreams. 20 They come to 1.2 Sam. 13. upon Joseph; and she said, 'Lie with me.

pass according to his interpretation. 23 8 But he refused, and said unto his mas- The ingratitude of the butler. ter's wife, Behold, my master wotteth not

ND it came to pass after things,

that committed all that he hath to my hand; and his baker had offended their lord the

9 There is none greater in this house king of Egypt. than 1; neither hath he kept back any 2 And Pharaoh was b wroth against

thing from me but thee, because thou art two of his officers, against the chief of the k Prov. 6. 29, his wife : "how then can I do this great butlers, and against the chief of the bakers. i b. 30. 6. wickedness, and · sin against God?

3°And he put them in ward in the house 10 And it came to pass, as she spake to of the captain of the guard, into the priJoseph day by day, that he hearkened not son, the place where Joseph was bound. unto her, to lie by her, or to be with her. 4 And the captain of the guard charged

11 And it came to pass about this time, Joseph with them, and he served them : that Joseph went into the house to do his and they continued a season in ward. business; and there was none of the men 5 And they dreamed a dream both of of the house there within.

them, each man his dream in one night, 12 And” she caught him by his garment, each man according to the interpretation saying, Lie with me: and he left his gar- of his dream, the butler and the baker of ment in her hand, and fled, and got him out. the king of Egypt, which were bound in 13 And it came to pass, when she saw

the prison. that he had left his garment in her hand, 6 And Joseph came in unto them in and was Aled forth,

the morning, and looked upon them, and, 14 That she called unto the men of her behold, they were sad. house, and spake unto them, saying, See, 7 And he asked Pharaoh's officers that he hath brought in an Hebrew unto us to were with him in the ward of his lord's

mock us; he came in unto me to lie with house, saying, Wherefore tlook ye so + Heb.great, me, and I cried with a floud voice: sadly to day?

15 And it came to pass, when he heard 8 And they said unto him, " We have a ch that I lifted up my voice and cried, that dreamed a dream, and there is no interhe left his garment with me, and fled, and preter of it. And Joseph said unto them, got him out.

Do not interpretations belong to God? 16 And she laid up his garment by her, tell me them, I pray you. until his lord came home.

9 And the chief butler told his dream 17 And she "spake unto him according to Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, to these words, saying, The Hebrew ser- behold, a vine was before me; vant, which thou hast brought unto us, 10 And in the vine were three branches: came in unto me to mock me:

and it was as though it budded, and her 18 And it came to pass, as I lifted up blossoms shot forth; and the clusters my voice and cried, that he left his gar- thereof brought forth ripe grapes : ment with me, and fled out.

11 And Pharaoh's cup was in my hand: 19 And it came to pass, when his mas- and I took the grapes, and pressed them

ter heard the words of his wife, which she into Pharaoh's cup, and I gave the cup o Prov.6.34, spake unto him, saying, After this manner into Pharaoh's hand.

did thy servant to me; that his "wrath 12 And Joseph said unto him, 'This is free i Pet. 2. 19. was kindled.

the interpretation of it: The three Judy 20 And Joseph's master took him, and branches are three days: teniled kind. "put him into the 'prison, a place where

13 Yet within three days shall Pharaoh ch. the king's prisoners were bound : and he "Il lift up thine head, and restore thee un-55* Exod. 3. 21. was there in the prison.

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