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The first sabbath.

closgr ply, and replenish the earth, and subdue to it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and !", over every living thing that f moveth upon the earth. 29 And God said, Behold, I have given ...” you every herb thearing seed, which is *" upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree 5.of yielding seed; ‘to you it shall be for * No meat. jo 30 And to "every beast of the earth, '...', and to every ‘fowl of the air, and to !, of everything that creepeth upon the earth, .#..." wherein there is +life, I have given every ***'. green herb for meat: and it was so. £o 31 And ‘God saw every thing that he ; : Tim a had made, and, behold, it was very good. 4. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day. CHAP. II. 1 The first sabbath. 4 The manner of the creation. , 8 The planting of the garden of Eden, 10 and the river thereof: 16 The tree of knowledge only forbidden. ... 19, 20 The naming of the creatures. 21. The making of woman, and institution of mar

rt e. tfits the heavens and the earth were finished, and "all the host of them. 2 "And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. iNo. 3 And God blessed the seventh day, †i.i...... and sanctified it: because that in it he so had rested from all his work which God fo. + created and made. jo: 4 * *These are the generations of the to jo, heavens and of the earth when they fox. were created, in the day that the Lond !'...". God made the earth and the heavens, ...'... , 5 And every “plant of the field before ...” “it was in the earth, and every herb of od, the field before it grew: for the Lord *... God had not 'caused it to rain upon the o, earth, and there was not a man * to till the ground. 6 But | there went up a mist from , the earth, and watered the whole face of the ground. 7 And the Lond God formed man !cols + of the "dust of the ground, and breath... h. is to ed into his “nostrils the breath of life; ło, and "man became a living soul. 8." And the Lord God planted "a ... garden "eastward in "Eden; and there to "he put the man whom he had formed. 3. T. " 9 And out of the ground made the ! .o.o.g. Load God to grow "every tree that is *** pleasant to the sight and good for food; ... h.a.n. 'the tree of life also in the midst of the {o};" garden, and the tree of knowledge of ; : * good and evil. ...!!!. 10 " And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it

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1 Cor. 6. 16. CHAP. III. Eph. 5. 31. 1 The serpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Man's shame. . .”.” ful fall. 9 God o them, 14 The n *::: 32. serpent is cursed. 15 The promised seed. 16 # * * The punishment of mankind. 21 Their first clothing. 22 Their casting out of Paradise. No. "the serpent was "more subtil ...",".9 than any beast of the field which b Molo. the Lord God had made. And he said ::,” unto the woman, +Yea, hath God said, lo..." Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden? 2 And the woman said unto the ser

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did the Lord God make coats of skins, oil. and clothed them. o:

22 7 And the Lond God said, "Be-boo" hold, the man is become as one of us, to joins, know good and evil; and now, lest he ##; put forth his hand, “and take also of the 3..." tree of life, and eat, and live for ever: ****

23 Therefore the Lord God sent him
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24 So he drove out the man; and he
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CHAP. IV. 1 The birth, trade, and religion of Cain and Abel. 8 The murder of Abel. 11 The curse of Cain. 17 Enoch the first city. 19 Lamech and his two wives. 25 The birth of Seth, 26 and Enos. ND Adam knew Eve his wife; and 4°3. she conceived, and bare | Cain, and ...; said, I have gotten a man from the Lorp. of 2 And she again bare his brother f A- #: bel. And Abel was ta keeper of sheep, fish. but Cain was "a tiller of the ground. :::::s. 3 And +in process of time it came to so. pass, that Cain brought "of the fruit of of the ground an offering unto the LoRD., Numb. 18.

4 And Abel, he also brought of ‘the **. 18.

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unto Abel and to his offering: d Hebr. 11.
5 But unto Cain and to his offering he 4.
had not respect. And Cain was very
wroth, “and his countenance fell.
6 And the Lord said unto Cain, Why
art thou wroth? and why is thy counte-
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7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not
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brother: and it came to pass, when they
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Abel his brother, and 'slew him.

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The curse of Cain.

cost “Where is Abel thy brother? And he said, wis. “I know not: Am I my brother's keeper? to Ps. 9. 12. lo Andhe said, What hast thou done? ...” “ the voice of thy brother's thood crieth unto me from the ground. 11 And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand; 12 When thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth. 13 And Cain said unto the Load, My punishment is greater than I can bear. 14 "Behold, thou hast driven me out *:::"'< * this day from the face of the earth; and 1 P. s. n. *from thy face shall I be hid; and 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. 15 And the Loan said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth Cain, ven**** geance shall be taken on him "sevenfold. **** And the Lord "set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding him should kill him. 16 And Cain "went out from the prejo sence of the Lord, and dwelt in the land *** of Nod, on the east of Eden.

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cir. 3875. 17 | And Cain knew his wife; and !!!..., she conceived, and bare it Enoch: and or.o. ii. he builded a city, "and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, Enoch. 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: and Irad begat Mehujael: and Mehujael begat Methusael: and Methusael begat }''... t Lamech.

19 T And Lamech took unto him two wives: the name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.

20 And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle.

21 And his brother's name was Jubal:

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22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal

!... cain, an Tinstructer of every artificer in brass and iron: and the sister of Tubalcain was Naamah. 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah and Zillah, hear my voice; ye wives of Lamech, hearken unto my lony, speech: for || I have slain a man to my o" wounding, and a young man || to my hurt. o..., 24 "If Cain shall be avenged sevenfold, hatra. truly Lamech seventy and sevenfold. “. 25 T And Adam knew his wife again; ch.5.3, and she bare a son, and ‘called his name to: +[Seth: For God, said she, hath, apof pointed me another seed instead of Abel, !” whom Cain slew. -- o: 26 And to Seth, "to him also there

was born a son; and he called his name

GENESIS.

The patriarchs' genealogy. tEnos: then began men || "to call upon chor the name of the Loap. 3760. CHAP. V. ! e 1 The genealogy, age, and death of the Pa-o, i.e., triarchs jo unto Noah. 24. The to: .." godliness and translation of Enoch. *::: *** HIS is the “book of the generations to of Adam, In, the day that God oft f. created man, in "the likeness of God on. made he him; 2 * Male and female created he them; and blessed them, and called their mame

Zeph. 3.9. 1 Cor. 1.2. 4004. to; Adam, in the day when they were created. Eph. 4.24. 3 And Adam lived an hundred and ... thirty years, and begat a son in his own o' likeness, after his image; and "called his **** begotten Seth were eight hundred years: * and he begat sons and daughters: 5 And all the days that Adam lived were mine hundred and thirty years: * and he died.

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7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters: 8 And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve years: and he died. 9 * And Enos lived ninety years, and ** begat + Cainan: k. io And Enos lived after he begat Cai-" man eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters: 11 And all the days of Enos were mine hundred and five years: and he died. 12 And Caiman lived seventy years,

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to as he begat "“” Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and daughters:

14 And all the days of Caiman were nine hundred and ten years: and he died.

15 T And Mahalaleel lived sixty and 3sit. five years, and begat + Jared: + Heb.

iš Ana Mahalaleel lived after he be- “ gat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters: 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety and five years: and he died. 18 "I And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat 'Enoch : 19 And Jared lived after he begat Emoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: 20 And all the days of Jared were mine hundred sixty and two years; and he died. do 21 " And Enoch lived sixty and five to years, and begat + Methuselah: **: 22, And Enoch “walked with God of after he begat Methuselah three hundred

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.** +Lamech: 26 And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters: 27 And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died.

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CHAP. VI. 1 The wickedness of the world, which provoked God's wrath, and caused the flood. 8 Noah findeth grace. 14 The order, form, and of the ark. A” it came to pass, "when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, 2 That the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; :*** and they "took them wives of all which they chose. 3 And the Load said, “My spirit shall not always strive with man, “for that he also is flesh : yet his days shall be an o::... hundred and twenty years. i.To. 4 There were giants in the earth in on those days; and also after that, when o:... the sons of God came in unto the daugh::... ters of men, and they bare children to :-- them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

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fore God, and the earth was "filled with idoro. violence. k ch. 5. 22. 12 And God “looked upon the earth, ...”. and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh !? §. had corrupted his way upon the earth. #: ... 13 And God said unto Noah, "The o’ end of all flesh is come before me; for Roo. the earth is filled with violence through fisos, 17. them; "and, behold, I will destroy them to ||with the earth. # * * 14's Make thee an ark of gopher wood; jos. s. trooms shalt thou make in the ark, and o.o. shalt pitch it within and without with pitch. . . .” 15 And this is the fashion which thou ! ... shalt make it of: The length of the ark "..." shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth "." of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits. 16 A window 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. 17 'And, behold, I, even I, do bring to a flood of waters upon the earth, to des. *Fors. troy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth shall die. 18 But with thee will I establish my covenant; and "thou shalt come into the of ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, * *Potos. and thy sons' wives with thee. 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring so. into the ark, to keep them alive ...; thee; they shall be male and female. 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort "shall come unto thee, to keep them alive. 21 And take thou unto thee of all food that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to thee; and it shall be for food for thee, and for them. 23 "Thus did Noah; *according to all to that God commanded him, so did he. **, 5, 9, CHAP. VII. 16. 1 Noah with his family and the living crea-s o, tures enter into the ark. 17 The beginning, Matthäi increase, and continuance of the flood. : #: s ND the Lord said unto Noah, ...'...}.”. *Come thou and all thy house :... into the ark; for "thee have I seen on righteous before me in this generation. of 2 Of every “clean beast thou shalt of 1. take to thee by + sevens, the male and "o.,..., his female: dand of beasts that are not **

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chor 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, 33 the male and the female; to keep seed

alive upon the face of all the earth. 4 For yet seven days, and I will cause ver, 12, 17. it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance .*.* that I have made will I + destroy from out. off the face of the earth. 5 And Noah did according unto all that the Lond commanded him. 6 And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth. 7 * * And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him into the ark, because of the waters of the flood. 8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth, 9 There went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah. of . , 10 And it came to pass ||after seven "“” days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth. 11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all *... :: * #. fountains of the#. deepbroken up, Eoko is and the 'windows of heaven were opened. !..." . 12 And the rain was upon the earth ich, 1.7 & 8 forty days and forty nights. * ... 13 In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark; 14 "They, and cvery beast after his kind, and all the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth ". the earth after his kind, and every fowl * Heb.wing after his kind, every bird of every f sort. a ch. 6 o' 15 And they "went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life. 16 And they that went in, went in male and female of all flesh, *as God had commanded him: and the Lond shut him in. 17 "And the flood was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth. 18 And the waters prevailed, and were **** increased greatly upon the earth; " and the ark went upon the face of the waters. 19 And the waters prevailed exceed}...";" ingly upon the earth; and all the high hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered. 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters * ch.5, 13, prevail; and the mountains were covered.

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1 The waters asswage. 4 The ark resteth on Ararat. 7 The raven and the dove. , 15 Noah, being commanded, 18 goeth forth of the ark. j}. buildeth an altar, and of: fereth sacrifice, 21 which God accepteth, and promiseth to curse the earth no more. A*. God “remembered Noah, and Foo every living thing, and all the cat-i Sam iso tle that was with him in the ark: and "God made a wind to pass, over the Exod is earth, and the waters asswaged; 2 * The fountains also of the deep and • ch:7 ". the windows of heaven were stopped, and “the rain from heaven was restrained; d Job 38.3: 3 And the waters returned from off the earth feontinually: , and after the lofend “of the hundred and fifty days the or " waters were abated. e ch. 7. 24. 4 " And the ark rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains of Ararat. 5 And the waters + decreased continu- Hohor. ally until the tenth month: in the tenth to month, on the first day of the month, were the tops of the mountains seen. 6 T.And it came to pass at the end of forty days, that Noah opened ‘the win- sch. 6, 16. dow of the ark which he had made: 7 And he sent forth a raven, which went forth + to and fro, until the waters Heb, i. were dried up from off the earth. ;:...'. 8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, "* to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground; 9 But the dove found no rest for 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 trull-tooed her in unto him into the ark. td. Arr to 10 And he stayed yet other seven days; and again he sent forth the dove out of the ark; 11 And the dove came in to him in the evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an olive leaf pluckt off: so Noah knew that the waters were abated from off the earth. 12 And he stayed yet other seven days; and sent forth the dove; which returned not again unto him any more. 13 T And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in the first

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