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The genealogy of the patriarchs CHAP. V.

from Adam unto Noah. 91 And his brother's name was Ju 10 And Enos lived after he begat bal: he was the father of all such as Cainan eight hundred and fifteen handle the harp and organ.

years, and begat sons and daughters: 99 And Zillah, she also bare Tu 11 And all the days of Enos were bal-cain, an instructer of every arti- nine hundred and five years: and he ficer in brass and iron; and the sister died. of Tubal-cain was Naamah.

12 I And Cainan lived seventy years, 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, and begat Mahalaleel: Adah and Zillah, hear my voice; ye 13 And Cainan lived after he begat wives of Lamech, hearken unto my Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty speech: for I have slain a man to my years, and begat sons and daughters : sounding, and a young man to my hurt. 14 And all the days of Cainan were

94 If Cain shall be avenged Sevenfold, nine hundred and ten years : and he truly Lamech seventy and sevenfold. died.

25 [ And Adam knew his wife 15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty again ; and she bare a son, and called and five years, and begat Jared : his name Seth: For God, said she, 16 And Mahalaleel lived after he hath appointed me another seed in begat Jared eight hundred and thirty stead of Abel, whom Cain slew. years, and begat sons and daughters :

26 And to Seth, to him also there 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel was born a son; and he called his were eight hundred ninety and five name Enos: then began men to call years: and he died. upon the name of the LORD.

18 | And Jared lived an hundred sixCHAP. V.

ty and two years, and he begat Enoch: 1 The gencology, age, and death of the patri

19 And Jared lived after he begat arcks from Adun unto Noah. 24 The godli-Enoch eight hundred years, and beneks and translation of Enoch.

gat sons and daughters : This is the book of the generations 20 And all the days of Jared were of Adam. In the day that God created nine hundred sixty and two years: and man, in the likeness of God made he he died. him;

21 And Enoch lived sixty and 2 Male and female created he them; five years, and begat Methuselah: and blessed them, and called their 22 And Enoch walked with Godafter Dame Adam, in the day when they he begat Methuselah three hundred were created.

years, and begat sons and daughters : 3 And Adam lived an hundred 23 And all the days of Enoch were and thirty years, and begat a son in three hundred sixty and five years: his own likeness, after his image; and 24 And Enoch walked with God: called his name Seth:

and he was not; for God took him. 4 And the days of Adam after he had 25 | And Methuselah lived an begotten Seth were eight hundred hundred eighty and seven years, and fears: and he begat sons and daughters. begat Lamech:

5 And all the days that Adam lived 26 And Methuselah lived after he were nine hundred and thirty years: begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and he died.

and two years, and begat sons and 6 And Seth lived an hundred and daughters: five years, and begat Enos:

27 And all the days of Methuselah 7 And Seth lived after he begat were nine hundred sixty and nine Enos eight hundred and seven years,

years: and he died. and begat sons and daughters :

28 | And Lamech lived an hundred 8 And all the days of Seth were nine eighty and two years, and begat a son: hundred and twelve years: and he died. 29 And he called his name Noah, 99 And Enos lived ninety years, saying, This same shall comfort us ad begat Cainan:

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The wickedness of the world. GENESIS,

The form of the ark. hands, because of the ground which fore God, and the earth was filled the LORD hath cursed.

with violence. 30 And Lamech lived after he begat 12 And God looked upon the earth, Noah five hundred ninety and five and, behold, it was corrupt; for all years, and begat sons and daughters: flesh had corrupted his way upon the

31 And all the days of Lamech earth. were seven hundred seventy and seven 13 And God said unto Noah, The years: and he died.

end of all flesh is come before me;32 And Noah was five hundred for the earth is filled with violence years old : and Noah begat Shem, through them; and, behold, I will Ham, and Japheth.

destroy them with the earth. CHAP. VÌ.

14 | Make thee an ark of gopher 1 The wickedness of the world, which proroked wood; rooms shalt thou make in the

God's wrath, and caused the flood. 8 Noah findeth grace. 14 The order, forin, and end ark, and shalt pitch it within and withof the ark.

out with pitch. And it came to pass, when men be 15 And this is the fashion which gan to multiply on the face of the earth, thou shalt make it of: The length of and daughters were born unto them,

the ark shall be three hundred cubits, 2 That the sons of God saw the the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the daughters of men that they were fair; height of it thirty cubits. and they took them wives of all which

16 A window shalt thou make to they chose.

the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou 3 And the LORD said, My spirit finish it above; and the door of the shall not always strive with man, for ark shalt thou set in the side thereof; *3 that he also is flesh: yet his days shall with lower, second, and third stories in the be an hundred and twenty years.

shalt thou make it. 4 There were giants in the earth in 17 And, behold, I, even I, do bring those days; and also after that, when a flood of waters upon the earth, to the the sons of God came in unto the daugh- destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath ters of men, and they bare children to of life, from under heaven; and

every them, the same became mighty men thing that is in the earth shall die. which were of old, men of renown.

18 But with thee will I establish 59 And God saw that the wickedness my covenant; and thou shalt come of man was great in the earth, and that into the ark, thou, and thy sons, and every imagination of the thoughts of thy wife, and thy sons' wives with thee. his heart was only evil continually. 19 And of every living thing of all

6. And it repented the LORD that flesh, two of every sort shalt thou he had made man on the earth, and it bring into the ark, to keep them alive grieved him at his heart.

with thee; they shall be male and 7 And the LORD said, I will destroy female. man whom I have created from the 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of face of the earth; both man, and cattle after their kind, of every creepbeast, and the creeping thing, and the ing thing of the earth after his kind, fowls of the air; for it repenteth me

two of every sort shall come unto thee, that I have made them.

to keep them alive. 8 But Noah found grace in the

21 And take thou unto thee of all eyes of the LORD.

food that is eaten, and thou shalt

ga9 These are the generations of ther it to thee; and it shall be for Noah: Noah was a just man and food for thee, and for them. perfect in his generations, and Noah 22 Thus did Noah; according to all walked with God.

that God commanded him, so did he. 10 And Noah begat three sons,

CHAP. VII. Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

1 Noah, with his family, and the living crea

turcs, enter into the ark. 17 The beginning, 11 The earth also was cerrupt be increase, and continuance of the flood.

The beginning and

CHAP. VIII. continuance of the flood. And the Lord said unto Noah, I into the ark, two and two of all flesh, Come thou and all thy house into the wherein is the breath of life. ak; for thee have I seen righteous 16 And they that went in, went in before me in this generation.

male and female of all Aesh, as God o Of every clean beast thou shalt had commanded him: and the LORD take to thee by sevens, the male and shut him in. his female: and of beasts that are not 17 And the flood was forty days clean by two, the male and his female. upon the earth; and the waters in3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, creased, and bare up the ark, and it the male and the female; to keep seed was lift up above the earth. alive upon the face of all the earth. 18 And the waters prevailed, and

4 For yet seven days, and I will were increased greatly upon the earth; cause it to rain upon the earth forty and the ark went upon the face of the days and forty nights; and every liv- waters. ing substance that I have made will I 19 And the waters prevailed exdestroy from off the face of the earth. ceedingly upon the earth; and all the

5 And Noah did according unto all high hills, that were under the whole that the LORD commanded him. heaven, were covered. 6 And Noah was six hundred

years 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the old when the flood of waters was waters prevail; and the mountains upon the earth.

were covered. 7 And Noah went in, and his 21 And all flesh died that moved sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives upon the earth, both of fowl, and of with him, into the ark, because of the cattle, and of beast, and of every waters of the flood.

creeping thing that creepeth upon

the 8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that earth, and every man: are not clean, and of fowls, and of eve 22 All in whose nostrils was the ry thing that creepeth upon the earth, breath of life, of all that was in the

9 There went in two and two unto dry land, died. Noah into the ark, the male and the

23 And every living substance was female, as God had commanded Noah. destroyed which was upon the face of

10 And it came to pass after seven the ground, both man, and cattle, and days, that the waters of the flood were the creeping things, and the fowl of upon the earth.

the heaven; and they were destroyu In the six hundredth year ofed from the earth: and Noah only Noah's life, in the second month, the remained alive, and they that were with seventeenth day of the month, the him in the ark. same day were all the fountains of the 24 And the waters prevailed upon great deep broken up, and the win the earth an hundred and fifty days. dows of heaven were opened.

CHAP. VIII. 12 And the rain was upon the earth 1 The waters assuage. 4 The ark resteth on forty days and forty nights.

Ararat. 7 The raven and the dove. 15 Noah, 13 In the selfsame day entered

being commanded, 18 goeth forth of the ark.

20 He buildeth an altar, and offereth sacri. Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Ja

fice, 21 which God accepteth, and promiseth pheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's to curse the carth no more. wife, and the three wives of his sons And God remembered Noah, and with them, into the ark;

every living thing, and all the cattle 14 They, and every beast after his that was with him in the ark: and God kind, and all the cattle after their kind, made a wind to pass over the earth, and every creeping thing that creepeth and the waters asswaged. upon the earth after his kind, and 2 The fountains also of the deep every fowl after his kind, every bird and the windows of heaven were stopof every sort.

ped, and the rain from heaven was 15 And they went in unto Noah restrained;

of forty days, that Noah opened the 20 And Noah

builded an altar

nified by the rainbow. 18 Noul replenish her The walers assunge.


God blesseth Noah. 3 And the waters returned from off of fowl, and of cattle, and of every the earth continually: and after the creeping thing that creepeth upon the end of the hundred and fifty days the earth; that they may breed abundantly waters were abated.

in the earth, and be fruitful, and mul4 And the ark rested in the seventh tiply upon the earth. month, on the seventeenth day of the 18 And Noah went forth, and his month, upon the mountains of Ararat. sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives

5 And the waters decreased continual- with him : ly until the tenth month: in the tenth 19 Every beast, every creeping thing, month, on the first day of the month, and every fowl, and whatsoever creepwere the tops of the mountains seen. eth upon the earth, after their kinds,

6 | And it came to pass at the end went forth out of the ark. window of the ark which he had made: unto the Lord; and took of every 7 And he sent forth a raven, which clean beast, and of every

clean fowl, went forth to and fro, until the waters and offered burnt offerings on the altar. were dried up from off the earth. 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet

8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, savour; and the LORD said in his to see if the waters were abated from heart, I will not again curse the ground off the face of the ground;

any more for man's sake; for the ima9 But the dove found no rest for the gination of man's heart is evil from his sole of her foot, and she returned unto youth; neither will I again smite any him into the ark, for the waters were on more every thing living, as I have done. L. the face of the whole earth : then he 22 While the earth remaineth, seed- TR put forth his hand, and took her, and time and harvest, and cold and heat, pulled her in unto him into the ark. and summer and winter, and day and

10 And he stayed yet other seven night shall not cease. days; and again he sent forth the dove

CHAP. IX. out of the ark;

1 God blesseth Noah. 4 Blood and murder 11 And the dove came in to him in are forbidden. 8 God's covenant, 13 sig. the evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an olive leaf pluckt off: so Noah

eth the world, 20 planteth a vineyard, 21 is

drunken, and mocked of his son, 25 curseth knew that the waters were abated Canaun, 26 blesseth Shem, 27 prayeth for from off the earth.

Japheth, 29 and dieth. 12 And he stayed yet other seven And God blessed Noah and his sons, days; and sent forth the dove; which and said unto them, Be fruitful, and returned not again unto him any more. multiply, and replenish the earth.

13 And it came to pass in the six 2 And the fear of you and the dread of hundredth and first year, in the first you shall be upon every beast of the month, the first day of the month, the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, waters were dried up from off the upon all that moveth upon the earth, earth: and Noah removed the cover and upon all the fishes of the sea; ing of the ark, and looked, and, behold, into your hand are they delivered. the face of the ground was dry.

3 Every moving thing that liveth shall 14 And in the second month, on the be meat for you; even as the green seven and twentieth day of the month, herb have I given you all things. was the earth dried.

4 Butflesh with the life thereof, which 15 And God spake unto Noah, is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat. saying,

5 And surely your blood of your lives 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and will I require; at the hand of every thy wife, and thy sons, and thy sons' beast will I require it, and at the hand wives with thee.

of man; at the land of every man's 17 Bring forth with thee every living brother will I require the life of man. thing that is with thee, of all Aesh, both 6 Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by

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CHAP. X. The generations of Noah. man shall his blood be shed: for in the 21 And he drank of the wine, and image of God made he man.

was drunken; and he was uncovered 7 And you, be ye fruitful, and mul- within his tent. aply; bring forth abundantly in the 22 And Ham, the father of Canaan, earth, and multiply therein.

saw the nakedness of his father, and 8( And God spake unto Noah, and told his two brethren without. to his sons with him, saying,

23 And Shem and Japheth took a 9 And I, behold, I establish my garment, and laid it upon both their covenant with you, and with your seed shoulders, and went backward, and after you;

covered the nakedness of their father; 10 And with every living creature and their faces were backward, and that is with you, of the fowl, of the cat they saw not their father's nakedness.

24 And Noah awoke from his wine, you; from all that go out of the ark, and knew what his younger son had to every beast of the earth.

done unto him. 11 And I will establish my covenant 95 And he said, Cursed be Canaan ; with you; neither shall all flesh be cut a servant of servants shall he be unto off any more by the waters of a flood; his brethren. Deither shall there any more be a flood 26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD to destroy the earth.

God of Shem; and Canaan shall be 19 And God said, This is the token

his servant. of the corenant which I make between 27 God shall enlarge Japheth, and me and you and every living creature he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; that is with you, for perpetual genera

and Canaan shall be his servant. tions:

28 | And Noah lived after the food 13 I do set my bow in the cloud, three hundred and fifty years. and it shall be for a token of a covenant 29 And all the days of Noah were. between me and the earth.

nine hundred and fifty years : and he 14 And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the

CHAP. X. bow shall be seen in the cloud:

1 The generations of Noah. 2 The sons of Ja15 And I will remember my cove pheth. 6 The sons of Ham. 8 Nimrod the nant, which is between me and you and

first monarch. 21 The sons of Shem. every living creature of all flesh; and Now these are the generations of the the waters shall no more become a sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and JaHood to destroy all flesh.

pheth : and unto them were sons born. 16 And the bow shall be in the cloud; after the flood. and I will look upon it, that I may re 2 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and member the everlasting covenant be- Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Iween God and every living creature Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. of all flesh that is upon the earth. 3 And the sons of Gomer; Ashke

17 And God said unto Noah, This is naz, and Riphath, and Togarmah. the token of the covenant, which I 4 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, have established between me and all and Tarshish, Kittım, and Dodanim. Hesh that is upon the earth.

5 By these were the isles of the Gen18 { And the sons of Noah, that tiles divided in their lands; every one went forth of the ark, were Shem, and after his tongue, after their families, Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the in their nations. father of Canaan.

6 And the sons of Ham; Cush, 19 These are the three sons of Noah: and Mizraim, and Phut, and Canaan. and of them was the whole earth over 7 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and spread.

Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and 20 And Noah began to be an hus- Sabtechah : and the sons of Raamah; baudman, and he planted a vineyard : Sheba, and Dedan.


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