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Abraham again blessed. GENESIS, XXII.

Death of Sarah.
young men, Abide ye here with the B. C. 1872. I went together to Beer-sheba; and
ass; and I and the lad will go yon-

Abraham dwelt at Beer-sheba.
der and worship, and come again Uno, 19.17.

20 T And it came to pass after these
to you.
2

2

behold me. things, that it was told Abraham,
6 And Abraham took the wood of 3 or, kid. saying, Behold, Milcah, she hath

the burnt offering, and claid it upon yer.2,8, 13. also born children unto thy brother

Isaac his son, and he took the fire dJno, 1.29

in his hand, and a knife: and they! Rev.5.0.

| 21 Huz r his firstborn, and Buz s

went both of them together.

e Ps. 118.27.

his brother, and Kemuel the father

7 And Isaac spake unto Abraham Jno.10. of Aram,

his father, and said, My father: and he

22 And Chesed, and Hazo, and Pil-

he said, " Here am I, my son. And

If Heb.11.17.

Jam.2.21.

dash, and Jidlaph, and Bethuel.

he said, Behold the fire and the Jam.2.21.

23 And Bethuel begat t 6 Rebe-

wood: but where is the 3 lamb for a

g Ex.3.4.

1 Sam.3.10.

3.10 kah: these eight Milcah did bear to

burnt offering?

h Mic.6.7.8.

Nahor, Abraham's brother.

8 And Abraham said, My son, God ich.26.5.

24 And his concubine, whose name

24A
u provide himself a lamb d for al 1 Sa. 15.22. I was Reumah, she bare also Tebah,
burnt offering : so they went both Ps. 25. 12.

and Gaham, and Thahash, and

of them together.

147.11. Maachah.

And they came to the placel Mal.4.2.

CHAPTER XXIII.

wluch God had told him of and R 1Cor. 10.13. 1 Sarah's age and death. 3 Purchase
Abraham built an altar there, and

of Machpelah, 19 where Sarah was

laid the wood in order, and bound 4 i. e, the

10. buried.

e Isaac his son, and flaid him on the LORD

LAND Sarah was an hundred and

altar upon the wood.

10 And Abraham stretched forth

will see, or 1 seven and twenty years old :

provide.

these were the years of the life of

his hand, and took the knife to slay ? Ps. 22.4,5.

Sarah.

his son.

Dan.3.17.

2 And Sarah died in Kirjath-arba; a

11 And the angel of the LORD 2 Cor.1.9, the same is Hebron b in the land
called unto him out of heaven, and

10. of Canaan: and Abraham came to
said, Abraham, Abraham : gand hem

mourn for Sarah, and to weep for

n Ps. 105.9.

her.

12 And he said, Lay not thine hand

3 T And Abraham stood up from

upon the lad, neither do thou any

Luke 1.73.

before his dead, and spake unto the

thing unto him: h for now I know

Heb.6.13,

sons of Heth, saying,

that thou fearest God, i seeing thou o Deut. 1.10.

14.

4 1 am a stranger c and a sojourner

bast not withheld thy son, thine Jer.33.22.

with you give me a possession of
Slip.

a buryingplace with you, that I
13 And Abraham lifted up his eyes,p ch.12.3.

may d bury my dead out of my sight.
and looked, and behold, behind

9 1 Sam.2.30. 5 And the children of Heth an-
ram caught in a thicket by Jer.7.23. swered Abraham, saying unto him,
his horns : kand Abraham went and

6 Hear us, my lord: thou 1 art a
took the ram, and offered him up

mighty prince e among us: in the
ni offering in the stead of r Job 1.1. choice of our sepulchres bury thy

dead; none of us shall withhold
of that place 4 Jehorsh

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.
the LORD it shall be seen. I
uay, in the mount of Rom 9.10.17 And Abraham stood up, and bow-

ed himself to the people of the land,
ind the angel of the LORD (CHAP. 23). even to the children of Heth.
eu unto Abraham out of heaven a Jos. 14.15.

in the second time,

8 And he communed with them,

Ju.1.10. saying, If it be your mind that I
10. And said, By myself have In

swom, saith the LORD, for because

b ver.19.

should bury my dead out of my

thou hast done this thing, and hast

ch.13.18.

sight; hear me, and entreat for me

not withheld thy son, thine only

done this thing, and hast 2 Sam.5.3. to Ephron the son of Zohar,

son:

thy son, thine only ciChr.29.15. 9 That he may give me the cave of

Ps.39.12. Machpelah, which he hath, which

That in blessing I will bless 105.12.

is in the end of his field; for 2 as
multiplying I will mul- Heb.11.9.

much money as it is worth he shall
the stars o of the 1 Pet.2.11.

give it me for a possession of a

id d Ac.7.5.

buryingplace amongst you.

Shore; and thy seed la prince

10 And Ephron dwelt among the

children of Heth: and Ephron the

14.14.

Hittite answered Abraham in the

3 audience of the children of Heth,

money.

even of all that went in at the gate f

of his city, saying,

urned unto his fch.34.20.24. 11 Nay, my lord, hear me: the field

give I thee, and the cave that is

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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

. &c.

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,

n Nahor.

A Ezra 1.2. were made sure

Dau.2.44.

| 11 And he made his camels to 18 Unto Abraham for a possession

Jon. 1.9.

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

{ ch.12.1,7.

evening, even the time 3 that wogate of his city.

13.15.

men go out to draw water. O 19 And after this, Abraham buried

Deut.1.8.

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

men which

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

12 Ki.20.9.)

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.

Dan.9.21.

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.
18 And she said, Drink, my lord:

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

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The servant meeteth
GENESIS, XXIV.

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
him drink, she said, I will draw

servant.
water for thy camels also, u until v Lu.2.19,51. 35 And the LORD hath blessed my
they have done drinking. nl

master greatly;e and he is become
20 And she hasted, and emptied sor, jewel
her pitcher into the trough, and
1, and emptied 5 or, jewel great: f and he hath given him

for the

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

12.

was old and unto him hath he prosperous or not.

1 Pet.3.3.

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,

34.8.

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?

2 Ex.18.10.

adventure the woman will not fol-
24 And she said unto him. I aml Ru.4.14. low me.
the daughter of Bethuel, the son

40 And he said unto me, The LORD,
of Milcah, which she bare unto a ch.32.10.

before whom I walk, will send his Nahor.

Ps.98.3.

angel with thee, and prosper thy 25 She said moreover unto him.l Lu. 1.68.

way; and thou shalt take a wife
We have both straw and provender

for my son of my kindred, and of
enough, and room to lodge in. . b ch.29.5. my father's house.
26 And the many bowed down

41 Then shalt thou be clear from
his head, and worshipped the
LORD.

10c ch.25.29.

this my oath, when thou comest to
27 And he said. Blessed be the

Ju.17.2. my kindred, and if they give not
LORD God z of my master Abraham,

Ru.3.10. thee one, thou shalt be clear from

Ps.115.15. who hath not left destitute my

my oath

42 And I came this day unto the
master of a his mercy and his
truth: I being in the way, the LORD

well, and said, O LORD God h of my

master Abraham, if now thou do
led me to the house of my master's
brethren

prosper i my way which I go;
d Ps.132.3-5.

43 Behold, I stand by the well of 2 And the damsel ran and told

al Jno.4.34.

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
saw the earring, and bracelets up-
on his sister's hands, and when he

whom the LORD hath appointed
heard the words of Rebekah his

out k for my master's son.

45 And before I had done speak-
sister, saying, Thus spake the man & ve
unto me; that he came unto the

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.

for

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,
and gave straw and provender for

k Pr. 19.14,
Pr. 19.14.

and she made the camels drink also.
the camels, and water to wash his i 1Sam. 1.13.

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

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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

48.14.

the servant had said, It is my masbrother's daughter unto his son.

107.7. 49 And now if ye will deal p kindly

Pr.3.6.

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.

11.2.

Esau and Jacob. 29 Esau selleth 52 And it came to pass, that, when

12.35.

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.

uch.45.9.

were Asshurim, and Letushim, and 51 And they did eat and drink. he w Jos. 1.8.

Leummim.

Is. 48.15. and the men that were with him.

< Ps.45.10.

4 And the sons of Midian; Ephah, f and tarried all night, and they rose

ý ch.35,8.

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

77.12.

yet lived, eastward, unto h the east that I may go to my master.

119.15.

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:

1

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

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