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presence of the LORD God amongst the trees of the
And the LORD God called unto Adam, and said unto!
tre art thou? And he said, I heard thy voice in the 10
and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid my.
ad he said, Who told thee that thou vast naked? Hast 1!

en of the tree, whercof I commanded thee that thou
si not eat? And the man said, The woman whom thou !?
to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eal.
- LORD God said unto the woman, What is this that thou 13
ne! And the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and

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the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast 14
ris, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every
- the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt
at all the days of thy life: and I will put enmity between 15

the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shal!
thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.
the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow 16

conception: in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children;
xili sire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.

into Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto 17 er of thy wise, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I anded thee, saying, 'Thou shall not eat of it: cursed is and for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the of thy life; thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to 15 und Thou shalt eat the herb of the field; 'in the sweat of 19 2 shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; of it wast thou taken: for dust lhou art, and unto dust On return. Adam called his wife's name Eve; because she was 2 kur of all living. Unto Adam also and 10 his wife did 91 ID God make coats of shing, and clothed them. the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as 22 15, to know good and evil: and now, lest he put forth

and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for
presure the LORD God sent him forth from the garden 3
10 till the ground from whence he was taken. So he 94

the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of
rubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way,
e way of the tree of life.
Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and 4
, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD.
ngain bare his brother Abel.
rel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of
1. And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain 3
the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD.
he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of 4
pof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel and 10

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but unto Cain and to his offering he had not respect.
as very wroth, and his countenance fell. 'And the 6
into Cain, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy coun-

tenance fallen? If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted ? 7
and if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the door. And unto thee
shall be his desire, and thou shalt rule over him.
And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it came 19

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pass, when they were in the field, that Cain rose up against Abel
his brother, and slew him. And the LORD said unto Cain, 9
Where is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not: Am I my
brother's keeper? And he said, Wha' hast thou done? the 16
voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me from the ground.
And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened i
her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand;
'when thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto 12
thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt ihou be in
the earth. And Cain said unto the LORD, my punishment is 13
greater than I can bear. Behold, thou hast driven me out this 14
day from the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be bid;
und I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the earth ; and it
shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.
And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth 15
Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the
LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any findirg him should kill him.

And Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and dwelt 16 in the land of Nod, on the east of Eden. And Cain knew his 17 wife; and she conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a city, and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, Enoch. And unto Enoch was born Irad: and Irad begat Mehujael: and 18 Mehujael begat Methusael: and Methusael begat Lamech.

AND Lamech took unto him two wives: the narne of the one 19 wis Adah, and the name of the other Zillah. And Adah bare 20 Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such 03 have catile. And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the 21 father of all such as handle the harp and organ. And Zillah, 22 she also bare Tubal-cain, an instructor of every artificer in brass and iron: and the sister of Tubal-cair wus Naamah. And Lamech 23 said unto his wives, Adab and Zitab, hear my voice;

And a young man to my burt: Ye wires of Lamech, hearken unto my I Can shall be avenged sevenfold, speech:

Truly Laniech seventy and sevenfold. For I have slain a man to my wounding, I

And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and 25 called his name Seth: For God. said she, hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew. And to Seth, 26 w him also there was born a son: and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD.

THIS is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that 6 God created man, in the likeness of God made he him; male and 2 female created he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created. And Adam lived 3 an hundred and thirty vears, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image ; and called his name Seth: and the days of Adam 4 after he had begozten Seth were eight hundred years: and he begat sons and daughters: and all the days that Adam lived were

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nine hundred and thirty years: and he died. And Seth 6 lived an hundred and five years, and begat Enos: and Seth 7 lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Seih were nine 8 hundred and twelve years, and he died. And Enos lived 9 ninety years, and begat Cainan: and Enos lived afier ne begat 10 Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five 11 years: and he died.

And Cainan lived seventy years, and be: 12 gat Mahalaleel: and Cainan lived after he begai Mahalaleel 13 eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years: 14 and he died. And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, 15 and begat Jared: and Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared 16 eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety 17 and five years: and he died. And Jared lived an hundred 18 sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch: and Jared lived atier 19 he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty 20 and two years: and he died. And Enoch lived sixty and 21 five years, and begat Methuselah : and Enoch walked with God 2% after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Enoch were three hundred 23 sixty and five years: and Enoch walked with God; and he was 24 not; for God took him. And Methuselah lived an hundred 25 eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech: and Methuselah 26 lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Methu- 27 selah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died. And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat 28 a son: and he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall 29 comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed. And Lamech 30 lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Lamech were 31 seven hundred seventy and seven years: and he died. And 32 Noah was five hundred years old : and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

AND it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face 6 of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, 'iha, the sons 2 of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose. "And the LORD said, 3 My Spirit shall not always strive with man, for that he also is Resh: yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years. There 4 were giants in the earth in those days: and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old men of renown. And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was 5 great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. And it repented the 6

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nine hundred and thirty years : and he died.

And Sethi lived an hundred and five years, and begat Enos: and Sethi lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Seth were nice! hundred and twelve years: and he died.

And Enok lived ! ninety years, and begat Cainan: and Enos lived after he begai : Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five ! years: and he died.

And Cainan lived seventy years, and be jat Mahalaleel: and Cainan lived after he begai Mahalaleel !!

eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and daughters; and all the days of Cainau, were nine hundred and ten years: 1 and he died. And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, and begat Jared: and Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared } eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety !! and five years: and he died. And Jared lived an hundred B sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch: and Jared lived after fly he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: and all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years: and he died. And Enoch lived sixty and : five years, and begat Methuselah : and Enoch walked with Go! after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat so and daughter: and all the days of Enoch were three hundreds sixty and five years; and Enoch walked with God; and he res not; for God took him. And Methuselah lived an hundreds eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech: and Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters : and all the days of Methu selah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died.

And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and furo years, and bequis a son: and he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall ? comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD

hath cursed. And Lameck B slived atier he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years pund begnt sons and daughters: and all the days of Lamech were 3 feven hundred seventy and seven years: and he died. oah was five hundred years old : and Noah begat Shem, Ham,

LORD that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart. And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I 7 have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteih me that I have made ihem. But Noah found grace in the eyes 8 of the LORD.

THESE are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God. And 10 Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. The earth 11 also was corrupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence. And God looked upon the earth, and, behold, it was cor. 12 rupt; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth.

AND God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; 13 for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth. Make thee an ark of gopher 14 wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch. And this is the fashion which thou shalt 15 make it of: The length of the ark shall be ihree hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits. A win- 16 dow shalt thou make to the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof; with lower, second, and third stories shalt thou make it. And, 17 behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die. But with 18 thee will I establish my covenant; and thou shalt come into the ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy cons' wives with thee. And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort 19 shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female. Of fowls afier their kind, and of 20 ca tle afier their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive. And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and 21 thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and for them. Thus did Noah; according to all that God com- 22 manded him, so did he.

AND the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy house 7 into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation. Of every clean beast thou shalt take to thee by sevens, 2 the male and his female; and of beasts that are not clean by two, the male and his female. Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the 3 male and the female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earih. For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the 4 carth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that I have made will I desiroy from off the face of ihe earth. And 5 Noah did according to all that the LORD commanded him. And 6 Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was apon the earth. And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, 7 and his sons' wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood. Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, 8 and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth,

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there weni in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male 9 and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

And it came to pass after seven days, that the waters of the 10 Aool were upon the earth. In the six hundredih year of 11 Voah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of ihe mouth, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened. And 12 the rain was upon the earth forly days and forly nights. In 13 the scisame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japlieih, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and ihe three wives of his solis with them, into the ark; they, and every beast after 14 his kind, and all the calle afier their kind, and every creeping ihing that creepeth upon the earih afier his kind, and every foul ater his kind, every bird of every sort. And they went in 15 no Noah into the ark, two and iwo of all flesh, wherein is the breach of life. And they that went in, went in male and female 16 of ail Hesh, as God had commanded him; and the LORD shut him in. And the flood was forly days upon the earth; and the 17 waters increased, and hare up ihe ark, and it was lift up above the carth. And the waters prevailed, and were increased grearly 13 upon the earih; and the ark went upon the face of the waters. And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all 19 the high hills, ihat were under the whole heaven, were covered. Fit een cubiis izpaari did the waters prevail; and the mountains 20 were coreret. And all tlesh died that moved upon the eari), hoih 21 of lowl, and of calile, and of beast, and of every creeping thing thai creepeih upon ihe earth, and every man: all in whose los rils 22 was the breach of life, of all that was in the dry land, died. Aud 23 every living snbstance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, bothmanand cattle, and the creeping things and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from ihe earth: and Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the ark. And the waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred 24 and tiliy days.

And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all & the cattle that was with bin in the ark: and God made a will 10 pass over the earih, and the waters assuaged; the fountains ? also of the deep and ihe windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from learch was restrained ; and the waters returned 3 from off ihe carih continually; and afier the end of the hun. dred and ofiy days the waters were abated.

Arn the ark ressed in the serenih monih, on the sercnicenih 4 day of the monih, ur on the mouniains of Ararat. And the waters Icireased continually until the tenth month: in the lenih month, on the frst day of ihe month, were the to; s of the mounianis seen.

And it came to pass at the end of foriy days, ihat Noah opened 6 the window of the ark which he had made. And he seni forih 7 araren, which went forih lo and fro, unul he watcrs were dried up from of the earth. Also he sent forth a dove from him, 10 see 8 Ifiha waters were abated from off the face of the ground; but the 9 dove found no rest for the sole of her foot, and she returned unto

tho and two unto Noah into the ark, the male 9
as God had commanded Noah.

10 pass after seven days, that the waters of the 10
on the earth. In the six hundredth year of li

the serond month, the seventeenth day of ihe
ne day were all the fountains of the great deep

the windows of heaven were opened. And 12
pon the earth foriy dars and forty nights. In 13
ay eniered Voah, and Shem, and Han, and
s of Woah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives
them, into the ark; they, and every beast after 14
he catile after their kind, and every creeping

ih upon ihe earih after his kind, and every fou!
every bird of every sort. And they went in 15

he ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the
-nd they that went in, went in male and female lo
ond had commanded him: and the LORD shut
e flount was torty days upon the earih; and the 17
, and hare up ihe ark, and it was lift up above
he waters prevailed, and were increased greatly 13
and the ark went upon the face of the water

revailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all 19
at were under the whole heaven, were corcred.
Hari did the waters prevail; and the mountains a
ud all flesh died that moved upon the earih. koih 21
7:lle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing
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Tite, of all that was in the dry land, died. And 23
ance was destroyed which was upon the face
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In; and they were destroyed from ihe earth:
mained alive, and they that were with him in
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mbered Noah, and every living thing, and all &
with him in the ark: and God made a sord
arih, and the waters assuaged; the fountains :
ad ihe windows of heaven were sloppeul

, and on has resmined; and the waters relumed 3

continnally; and afier the end of the hun. The waters were abated. ed in the serenih monih, on the serenicenth 4 on the mountains of Arrat. And the waters ; ly mil the ienih month: in i he tenih mouth, e mouth, were the lors of the mountains seen. zss an the end of foriy days, ihat Noah opened 6 rk which he had made. And he sent for h 7 torih lo and fro, until the waters were dried

Also he sent forth a dore from him, 10 see 8 pated from off the face of the ground; but the 9 i the sole of her foot, and she returned unto

him into the ark, for the waters were on the face of the whole
earth: then he put forth his hand, and took her, and pulled her ir
unto him into the ark. And he stayed yet other seven days; and
again he sent forth the dove out of the ark; and the dove came in
to him in the evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an olive-lea
pluck off: so Noah knew that the waters were abated from of
the earth. And he stayed yet other seven days; and sent foril
the dove; which returned not again unto him any more.
And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in th
first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried u
from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of th
ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry. Ai
in the second month, on the seven and iwentieth day of th
monih, was the earth dried. And God spake unto Noah, sayin
Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy sons, and thy sora
wives with thee. Bring forth with thee every living thing that
with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of ever
creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth; that they may bre
abundantly in the earth, and be fruitful, and multiply upon 1
earch. And Noah went forth, and his suns, and his wife, a
hus sons' wives with him: every beast, every creeping thing, a
tery fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon the earth, after th
tunds, went forth out of the ark.
AND Noah builded an altar unto the LORD; and took of ev
clean beast

, and of every clean fowl, and offered burntoffers on the altar. And the LORD smelled a sweet savor; and LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground anym for man's sake ; for the imagination of man's heart is evil 1 li s youth ; neither will I again smite any more every thing liv as I have done. While the earth remaineih, seed-Line liarvest

, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day AND God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth. And the of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth the earth, and upon áll the fishes of the sea ; into your hand they delivered." Every moving thing that liveih shall be But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood the shall ye not eat. And surely your blood of your lives require ; at the hand of every beast will I require it, and a hand of man; at the hand of every man's brother will I rethe life of man. Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man sha blood be shed : for in the image of God made he man. you be ye fruitful

, and multiply; bring forth abundantly i earth, and multiply therein.

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