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Abraham again blessed. GENESIS, XXII.
Death of Sarah.
Abraham dwelt at Beer-sheba.
20 T And it came to pass after these
behold me. things, that it was told Abraham,
went both of them together.
e Ps. 118.27.
his brother, and Kemuel the father
his father, and said, My father: and he
22 And Chesed, and Hazo, and Pil-
he said, Behold the fire and the Jam.2.21.
23 And Bethuel begat t 6 Rebe-
8 And Abraham said, My son, God ich.26.5.
24 And his concubine, whose name
and Gaham, and Thahash, and
wluch God had told him of and R 1Cor. 10.13. 1 Sarah's age and death. 3 Purchase
of Machpelah, 19 where Sarah was
e Isaac his son, and flaid him on the LORD
LAND Sarah was an hundred and
11 And the angel of the LORD 2 Cor.1.9, the same is Hebron b in the land
10. of Canaan: and Abraham came to
mourn for Sarah, and to weep for
bast not withheld thy son, thine Jer.33.22.
with you give me a possession of
a buryingplace with you, that I
may d bury my dead out of my sight.
9 1 Sam.2.30. 5 And the children of Heth an-
6 Hear us, my lord: thou 1 art a
mighty prince e among us: in the
dead; none of us shall withhold
anain called the namelt ch.24.15. from thee his sepulchre, but that
ce Jehovah-jireh: as it 6 Rebern thou mayest bury thy dead.
ed himself to the people of the land,
Ju.1.10. saying, If it be your mind that I
not withheld thy son, thine only
done this thing, and hast 2 Sam.5.3. to Ephron the son of Zohar,
That in blessing I will bless 105.12.
is in the end of his field; for 2 as
much money as it is worth he shall
give it me for a possession of a
Shore; and thy seed la prince
10 And Ephron dwelt among the
children of Heth: and Ephron the
urned unto his fch.34.20.24. 11 Nay, my lord, hear me: the field
give I thee, and the cave that is
silver, current hundred of the sons
Abraham's servant sent GENESIS, XXIV. to get a wife for Isaac. therein, 1 give it thee; in the pre-| B. C. 1857. /land : must I needs bring thy son sence of the sons of my people give
again unto the land from whence I it thee: bury thy dead.
8 2 Sa.24.24. thou camest? 12 And Abraham bowed down him- ch.25.9. | 6 And Abraham said unto him, self before the people of the land. 49.30. Beware thou, that thou bring no
13 And he spake unto Ephron in l. 50.13. my son thither again. the audience of the people of the Ac.7.16.
The LORD God of heaven, land, saying. But if thou wilt giveli Jer.32.10. In which took me i from my i
h which took me i from my father's it, I pray thee, hear me: I will give
house, and from the land of my thee money o for the field ; take it of CHAP. 24.) kindred, and which spake unto me, me, and I will bury my dead there. I ' gone into land that sware m oving
14 And Ephron answered Abra-1 days. Unto thy seed will I give this land; ham, saying unto him,
a ver.35. he shall send his angel k before 15 My lord, hearken unto me: the ch.13.2. .
thee, and thou shalt take a wife land is worth four hundred shekels Ps. 112.1-3. unto
unto my son from thence. of silver; what is that betwixt meb ch. 15.2. 8 And if the woman will not be and thee? bury therefore thy dead. ver. 10. willing to follow thee, then thou
26 And Abraham hearkened into ch.39.5. shalt be clear 1 from this my oath : Ephron; and Abraham weighed to d ch.47.29. only bring not my son thither again. Ephron the silver, which he had iCh.29.24. | 9 And the servant put his hand named in the audience of the sons le Deut. 6. 13. under the thigh of Abraham his of Heth, four hundred shekels of Ach 60 master, and sware to him concernsilver, current money with the mer- Deut. 7.3.
ing that matter. chant.
2Cor.6.14. | 10 | And the servant took ten 17 And the field of Ephron, h
camels of the camels of his maswhich was in Machpelah, which
ter, and departed; 2 for all the
ery, a was before Mamre, the field, and 22.20. goods of his master were in his the cave which was therein, and all 28.2. Thand : and he arose, and went to the trees that were in the field, that
Mesopotamia, munto the city of were in all the borders round about,
A Ezra 1.2. were made sure
| 11 And he made his camels to 18 Unto Abraham for a possession
kneel down without the city by a in the presence of the children of
the children o1 Rev.ll.13. Well of water at the time of the Heth, before all that went in at the
evening, even the time 3 that wogate of his city.
men go out to draw water. O 19 And after this, Abraham buried
12 And he said, O LORD God of Sarah his wife in the cave of the 34.4. my master Abraham, p I pray thee, field of Machpelah before Mamre: Ac.7.5.
send me good speed this day, and the same is Hebron in the land of Ex. 23.23. shew kindness unto my master Canaan.
33.2. Abraham. 20 And the field, and the cave that Ps.34.7. 1 13 Behold, I stand here by the
re made sure i unto Is.63.9. r well of water; and the daughters Abraham' for a possession of a Heb.1.14. of the men of the city come out to buryingplace by the sons of Heth. Jos.2.17- draw water: CHAPTER XXIV.
20.) 14 And let it come to pass, that 1 Abraham sendeth his servant for amor, and the damsel to whom I shall say, wife for Isaac : 48 He obtainethm Deut.23.4. Let down thy pitcher, I pray thee, Rebekah.
1 Ju.3.8, 10. Ithat I may drink ; and she shall AND Abraham was old, and Ac.2.9.
say, Drink, and I will give thy 1 l well stricken in age and in ch.11.31,
3 that wo
camels drink also: let the same te the LORD had blessed a Abraham
she that thou hast appointel for in all things.
1 draw water
thy servant Isaac; and thereby 2 And Abraham said unto his
13 go forth.
s shall I know that thou hast eldest servant bof his house, that. Ex 2.16. shewed kindness unto my master. ruled cover all that he had, Put, 1Sam.9.11.1 15 T And it came to pass, before he dI pray thee, thy hand under my p ver.27. had done t speaking, that, behold, thigh
ch.26.24. Rebekah came out, who was born 3 And I will make thee swear e Ex.3.6. to Bethuel, son of Milcah, the wild by the LORD, the God of heaven, Mat.22.32. of Nahor, Abraham's brother, with and the God of the earth, that thou a Ne.1.11.
her pitcher upon her shoulder. shalt not take fa wife unto my son P5.3.6. 16 And the damsel was 4 very tar of the daughters of the Canaanites,
of the Canaanites, S among whom I dwell:
s Ju.6.17,37. 12
ong Ito look upon, a virgin, neither nad 4 But thou shalt go unto my
any man known her: and she went It Is.65.24.
down to the well, and filled her ry, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son Isaac.
I pitcher, and came up.
14 good of 5 And the servant said unto him,
17 And the servant ran to meet Peradventure the woman will not 'nance.
to him, counte her, and said, Let me, I pray thee, be willing to follow me unto this
drink a little water of thy pitcher.
her pitch the damselin, neither bent
to get a wife for lear est I needs bring the o the land from west est? braham said unto hou, that thou bang ther again
LORD God of beure ok me i from my fitte
from the land of
which spake unten vare unto me, sum ed will I give this is
d his angel klem ou shalt take : from thence. e woman will Llow thee, then the -I from this m myson thither age ervant put his la
e servant took camels of his ted; for all naster were in arose, and well unto the alt
de his cames nout the city
the time at time that W later.
LORD God cm, pl prarthe uqthis day, ato my met
The servant meeteth
and soliciteth Rebekah. and she hasted, and let down her B. C. 1857. I him to eat : but he said, d I will not pitcher upon her hand, and gave
eat until I have told mine errand. him drink.
And he said, Speak on. 19 And, when she had done giving
34 And he said, I am Abraham's
master greatly;e and he is become
flocks, and herds, and silver, and ran again unto the well to draw forehead.
gold, and menservants and maidwater, and drew for all his camels.
servants, and camels, and asses. 21 And the man, wondering vat
36 And Sarah, my master's wife, her, held his peace, to wit whether to
1 bare a son to my master when she the LORD had made his journey
was old and unto him hath he prosperous or not.
given all that he hath. 22 And it came to pass, as the
37 And my master made g me camels had done drinking that the ch.22. swear, saying, Thou shalt not take man took a golden 5 earring of
a wife to my son of the daughters half a shekel weight, and two y ver.
of the Canaanites, in whose land I bracelets ud for her hands of ten Ex.4.31.
dwell: Shekels weight of gold,
38 But thou shalt go unto my fa2 And said. Whose daughter art Ne.8.6. ther's house, and to my kindred, thou I tell me, I pray thee: is there
and take a wife unto my son. room in thy father's house for us
39 And I said unto my master, Perto lodge in?
adventure the woman will not fol-
40 And he said unto me, The LORD,
before whom I walk, will send his Nahor.
angel with thee, and prosper thy 25 She said moreover unto him.l Lu. 1.68.
way; and thou shalt take a wife
for my son of my kindred, and of
41 Then shalt thou be clear from
this my oath, when thou comest to
Ju.17.2. my kindred, and if they give not
Ru.3.10. thee one, thou shalt be clear from
Ps.115.15. who hath not left destitute my
42 And I came this day unto the
well, and said, O LORD God h of my
master Abraham, if now thou do
prosper i my way which I go;
43 Behold, I stand by the well of 2 And the damsel ran and told
water; and it shall come to pass, them of her mother's house these
that when the virgin cometh forth 29 And Rebekah had a brother, e ver
to draw water, and I say to her, anul his name was 6 Laban: and
Give me, I pray thee, a little water
of thy pitcher to drink; laban ran out unto the man, unto
41 And she say to me, Both drink
Pr. 10.22. 30 And it came to pass, when he
22.4. thou, and I will also draw for thy
camels: let the same be the woman
whom the LORD hath appointed
out k for my master's son.
45 And before I had done speak-
ing in mine heart, 2 behold, Rebe
kah came forth with her pitcher on 4, he stood by the h ver. 12.
her shoulder; and she went down 31 And he said, Come in, c thou i ch.39.3.
unto the well, and drew water and blessed of the LORD; wherefore
oui ch.39.3. I said unto her, Let me drink, I standest thou without? for I have
Ezra 8.21. pray thee. prepared the house, and room
Ne. 1.11. 46 And she made haste, and let the camels.
Ps.90.17. down her pitcher from her shoul32 T And the man came into the
Rom. 1.10. der, and said, Drink ; and I will give house: and he ungirded his camels,
thy camels drink also. So I drank,
k Pr. 19.14,
and she made the camels drink also.
47 And I asked her, and said, ieet, and the men's feet that were
his 2 1Sam. 1.13. Whose daughter art thou? And
she said, The daughter of Bethuel, 35 And there was set meat beforel
Nahor's son, whom Milcah bare | unto him: and I put the earring
1 here both the dancto
to pass the I shalls
I prar til nd she ste il give
28 7. the
kamal Durable 2. The Jeten 2 ss of the
ter: th vant had to
og and the server, and jewels on the
Rebekah goeth to Isaac. GENESIS, XXV.
Death of Abraham. upon her face, m and the bracelets B. G. 1857. | 64 And Rebekah lifted up her eyes upon her hands.
and when she saw Isaac, she light48 And I bowed down my head, n m Eze. 16.10- ed c off the camel. and worshipped the LORD, and
12. 65 For she had said unto the serblessed the LORD God of my mas-n ver.26.
vant, What man is this that walkter Abraham, which had led me in Ps.32.8.
eth in the field to meet us? And the right way o to take my master's
the servant had said, It is my masbrother's daughter unto his son.
107.7. 49 And now if ye will deal p kindly
ter: therefore she took & Yail, d and
Is.48.17. covered herself. and truly with my master, tell me:loch.47.29. | 66 And the servant told Isaac all and if not, tell me; that I may turn
things that he had done. to the right hand, or to the left.
la Ps. 118.23. 67 And Isaac brought her into his 50 Then Laban and Bethuel an- ch.31.24. mother Sarah's tent, e and took swered and said, The thing pro-1 2 Sam. 13. Rebekah, and she became his wife; ceedeth from the LORD; , we can
and he loved her: and Isaacf was not speaks unto thee bad or good. Ac.11.17. comforted after his mother's death. 51 Behold, Rebekah is before thee, s ver.26,48.
CHAPTER XXV. take her, and go, and let her be thy Ps.95.6.
1 Abraham's sons by Keturah: 7 his master's son's wife. Is the LORD 6 vessels.
age and death. 23 The birth of hath spoken.
Esau and Jacob. 29 Esau selleth 52 And it came to pass, that, when
his birthright. Abraham's servant heard their
e u Deut.33.13 THEN again Abraham took a words, he worshipped the LORD, S
. -16.) I wife, and her name was Ketubowing himself to the earth.
2 Chr.21.3. rah. a 53 And the servant brought forth Ezra 1.6.1 2 And she bare him Zimran, and 6 jewels of silver, and jewels t of Tor, a full Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, gold, and raiment, and gave them to year, or, and Ishbak, and Shuah. C Rebekah : he gave also to her bro ten
3 And Jokshan begat Sheba, d and ther and to her mother precious u months. Dedan. e And the sons of Dedan things.
were Asshurim, and Letushim, and 51 And they did eat and drink. he w Jos. 1.8.
Is. 48.15. and the men that were with him.
4 And the sons of Midian; Ephah, f and tarried all night, and they rose
and Epher, and Hanoch, and Abiup in the morning, and he said,
" z ch.22.17.
dah, and Eldaah. All these were the Send me away unto my master. Du
children of Keturah. 55 And her brother and her mo
12. 5 And Abraham gave all that ther said. Let the damsel abide la ch.16.14. The had unto Isaac. , with us a few days, at the least 25.11. | 6 But unto the sons of the concuten: after that she shall go. 18 or, to pray.bines, which Abraham had, Abra56 And he said unto them, Hinder Jos. 1.8.
ham gave gifts, and sent them me not, v seeing the LORD hath w Ps. 1.2.
away g from Isaac his son, while he prospered my way; send me away
yet lived, eastward, unto h the east that I may go to my master.
country. 57 And they said, We will call the 143.5.
7 And these are the days of the damsel, and inquire at her mouth.
years of Abraham's life which he 58 And they called Rebekah, and c Jos. 15.18. lived, an hundred threescore and said unto her, Wilt thou go with Ju. 1.14, this man?* And she said, I will go, diT.2.9. 1 8 Then Abraham gave up the 59 And they sent away Rebekah e ch.18.6. lghost, and died in a good i old age,
Jan olů man, and full of years, and Abraham's servant, and his men.
Th. 4.13. was gathered Ic to his people. 60 And they blessed z Rebekah, I(CHAP, 25.) 9 And his sons Isaac and Ishmael and said unto her, Thou art ourla i Chr. 1.32. buried him in the cave of Machpesister, be thou the mother of thou-b Nu.22.4. Ilah, in the field of Ephron the son sands of millions, and let thy seed 25.17. of Zohar the Hittite, which is bepossess the gate of those which Ju. VI.
fore Mamre: hate them.
c Job 2.11. 10 The field which Abraham pur61 ST And Rebekah arose, and her d 1 Ki.10.1. I chased of the sons of Heth: there damsels, and they rode upon the Ps.72.10. was Abraham buried, and Sarah kis camels, and followed the man: and le Jer.25.23.
wife. the servant took Rebekah. and If Is 60.6.
11 went his way.
And it came to pass after the
18 Ps.17.14. 62 And Isaac came from the way of
death of Abraham, that God blessed
his son Isaac; and Isaac dwelt by the well a Lahai-roi: for he dwelt (icu.15.15. in the south country.
49.29. the well Lahai-roi. 63 And Isaac went out to b medi-R ch.35.29.
Job 5.26. 12 5 Now these are the generatate in the field at the even-tide:
tions of Ishmael, Abraham's son, and he lifted up his eyes, and saw, ll ch.23.16.
49.33. whom Hagar the Egyptian, saran and, behola,the camels were coming
handmaid, bare unto Abraham
13 And these are the names of the 30
nome from ther