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Genealogy of the patriarchs. GENESIS.

Translation of Enoch. 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: and halaleel eight hundred and forty years, ang Irad begat Mehujael : and Mehujael begat begat sons and daughters : Methusael : and Methusael begai Lamech. 14 And all the days of Cainan were nine

19 7 And Lamech took unto him two hundred and ten years; and he died. wives: the name of the one was Adah, 15 | And Mahalaleel lived sixty and and the name of the other Zillah.

five years, and begat Jared : 20 And Adah bare Jabal : he was the 16 And Mahalaleel lived after he begat. father of such as dwell in tents, and of such Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and as have cattle.

begat sons and daughters : 21 And his brother's name was Jubal : 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were he was the father of all such as handle the eight hundred ninety and five years; and harp and organ.

he died. 22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal-cain, 18 g And Jared lived a hundred sixty an instructor of every artificer in brass and and two years, and he begat Enoch : iron: and the sister of Tubal-cain was 19 And Jared lived after he begat Naamah.

Enoch eight hundred years, and begat 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, sons and daughters : Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice, ye wives 20 And all the days of Jared were nine of Lamech, hearken unto my speech : for hundred sixty and two years; and he died. I have slain a man to my wounding, and a 21 [ And Enoch lived sixty and five young man to my hurt.

years, and begat Methuselah : 24°lf Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, 22 And Enoch walked with God after he truly Lamech seventy and seven-fold. begat Methuselah three hundred years,

25 T And Adam knew his wife again, and begat sons and daughters : and she bare a son, and called his name 23 And all the days of Enoch were three Seth : For God, said she, hath appointed hundred sixty and five years : me another seed instead of Abel, whom 24 And Enoch walked with God, and Cain slew.

he was not: for God took him. 26 And to Seth, to him also there was 25 | And Methuselah lived a hundred born a son; and he called his name Enos : eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech: then began men to call upon the name of 26 And Methuselah lived after he begat the LORD.

Lamech seven hundred eighty and two CHAP. V.

years, and begat sons and daughters : THIS is the book of the generations of 27 And all the days of Methuselah were

Adam: In the day that God created nine hundred sixty and nine years; and man, in the likeness of God made he him : he died.

2 Male and female created he them ; 28 | And Lamech lived a hundred and blessed them, and called their naine eighty and two years, and begat a son: Adam, in the day when they were created. 29 And he called his name Noah, say39 And Adam lived a hundred and ing, This same shall comfort us conc

ncerning thirty years, and begat a son in his own our work and toil of our hands, because of likeness, after his image; and called his the ground which the Lord hath cursed.

30 And Lamech lived after he begat 4 And the days of Adam after he had Xoah five hundred ninety and five years, begotten Seth were eight hundred years . and begat sons and daughters : and he begat sons and daughters :

31 And all the days of Lamech were 5 And all the days that Adam lived were seven hundred seventy and seven years : nine hundred and thirty years: and he died. and he died.

6 | And Seth lived a hundred and 32 And Noah was five hundred years old: five years, and begat Enos :

and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth. 7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos

CHAP. VI. eight hundred and seven years, and begat A Noit came to pass awben mee began

multiply on the face of the earth, 8 And all the days of Seth were nine and daughters were born unto them, bundred and twelve years; and he died. 2 That the sons of God saw the daugh

9 1 And Enos lived ninety years, and ters of men that they were fair; and they begat Cainan:

took them wives of all which they chose. io And Enos lived after he begat Cainan 3 And the Lord said, My Spirit shall eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat not always strive with man, for that he also sons and daughters :

is flesh : yet his days shall be a hundred 11 And all the days of Enos were nine and twenty years. hundred and five years; and he died. 4 There were giants in the earth in those

12 | And Cainan lived seventy years, days; and also after that, when the sons and begat Mahalaleel :

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for them. 5 | And God saw that the wickedness 22 Thus did Noah ; according to all that of man was great in the earth, and that God commanded bim, so did he. every imagination of the thoughts of his

CHAP. VII. heart was only evil continually. 6 And it repented the LORD that he had AND the Lord said unto Noah, Come

thou and all thy house into the ark. made man on the earth, and it grieved him for thee have I seen righteous before me at his heart.

in this generation. 7 And the Lord said, I will destroy man 2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take whom I have created from the face of the to thee by sevens, the male and his feearth;both man and beast, and the creep-male; and of beasts that are not clean by ing thing, and the fowls of the air; for it two, the male and his female. repenteth me that I have made them. 3 Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the

8 But Noab found grace in the eyes of male and the female ; to keep seed alive the Lord.

upon the face of all the earth. 91 These are the generations of Noah: 4 For yet seven days, and I will cause Noah was a just man, and perfect in his it to rain upon the earth forty days and generations, and Noah walked with God. forty nights : and every living substance

10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, that I have made will I destroy from off Ham, and Japheth.

the face of the earth. 11 The earth also was corrupt before 5 And Noah did according unto all that God; and the earth was filled with vio- the LORD commanded him. lence.

6 And Noah was six hundred years old 12 And God looked upon the earth, and when the food of waters was upon the behold, it was corrupt : for all flesh' had earth. corrupted his way upon the earth.

7 | And Noah went in, and his sons, 13 And God said unto Noah, The end of and his wife, and his sons' wives with him, all desh is come before me ; for the earth into the ark, because of the waters of the is filled with violence through them: and food. behold, I will destroy them with the earth. 8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are

14 T Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and that creepeth upon the earth, shalt pitch it within and without with 9 There went in two and two unto No. pitch.

ah into the ark, the male and the female, 15 And this is the fashion which thou as God had commanded Noah. shalt make it of: The length of the ark 10 And it came to pass, after seven shall be three hundred cubits, the breadth days, that the waters of the flood were upof it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty on the earth. cubits.

11 T In the six hundredth year of No16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, ab's life, in the second month, the sevenand in a cubit shalt thou finish it above ; teenth day of the month, the same day and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the were all the fountains of the great deep side thereof: with lower, second, and third broken up, and the windows of heaven stories shalt thou make it.

were opened. 17 And behold, I, even I, do bring a 12 And the rain was upon the earth for flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy ty days and forty nights. all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from 13 In the self-same day entered Noah, under heaven : and every thing that is in and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the the earth shall die.

sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the 18 But with thee will I establish my co- three wives of his sons with them, into the venant: and thou shalt come into the ark, ark : thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy 14 They, and every beast after his kind, sons' wives with thee.

and all the cattle after their kind, and 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, every creeping thing that creepeth upon two of every sort shalt thou bring into the the earth after his kind, and every fowl ark, to keep them alive with thee: they after his kind, every bird of every sort. shall be male and female.

15 And they went in unto Noah into the 20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cat-ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is tle after their kind, of every creeping thing the breath of liie. of the earth after his kind; two of every 16 And they that went in, went in male sort shall come unto thee,' to keep them and female of all fesh, as God had come alive.

manded him: and the LORD shut him in. 21 And take thou unto thee of all food 17 And the flood was forty days upon that is eaten, and thou shalt gather it to the earth : and the waters increasers, and The waters assuage.


God encourages Noah. bare up the ark, and it was lifted up above 11 And the dove came in to him in the the earth.

evening, and lo, in her mouth was an olive. 18 And the waters prevailed, and were leaf pluckt off. So Noah knew that the increased greatly upon the earth : and the waters were abated from off the earth. ark went upon the face of the waters. 12 And he stayed yet other seven days,

19 And the waters prevailed exceeding- and sent forth the dove; which returned ly upon the earth; and all the high hills not again unto him any more. that were under the whole heaven were 13 | And it came to pass in the six covered.

hundredth and first year, in the first month, 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the wa- the first day of the montb, the waters were lers prevail : and the mountains were co-dried up from off the earth: and Noah revered.

moved the covering of the ark, and looked, 21 And all flesh died that moved upon and behold, the face of the ground was dry. the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and 14 And in the second month, on the of beast, and of every creeping thing that seven and twentieth day of the month, was creepeth upon the earth, and every man: the earth dried.

22 All in whose nostrils was the breath 15 | And God spake unto Noah, saying, of life, of all that was in the dry land, died. 16 Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy

23 And every living substance was de- wise, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives stroyed which was upon the face of the with thee. ground, both man, and cattle, and the creep- 17 Bring forth with thee every living ing things, and the fowl of the heaven; and thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both of they were destroyed from the earth; and tows, and of cattle, and of every creeping Noah only remained alive, and they that thing that creepeth upon the carth; that were with him in the ark.

they may breed abundantly in the earth, 24 And the waters prevailed upon the and be fruitful, and multiply upon the earth. earth a hundred and fifty days.

18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, CHAP. VÍ.

and his wife, and his sons' wives with him AND Gedemembered Nobale, cande hay

19 Every beast, every creeping thing, living, thing, and all the cattle that and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeta was with him in the ark : and God made upon the earth, after their kinds, went forth a wind to pass over the earth, and the wa- out of the ark. ters assuaged;

20 | And Noah builded an altar unto 2 The fountains also of the deep, and the LORD, and took of every clean beast, the windows of heaven were stopped, and and of every clean fowl, and offered burntthe rain from heaven was restrained; offerings on the altar.

3 And the waters returned from off the 21 And the Lord smelled a sweet saearth continually: and after the end of the vour; and the LORD said in his heart, I hundred and fifty days the waters were will not again curse the ground any more abated.

for man's sake; for the imagination of 4 | And the ark rested in the seventh man's heart is evil from his youth: neimonth, on the seventeenth day of the ther will I again smite any more every month, upon the mountains of Ararat.

thing living, as I have done. 5 And the waters decreased continually, 23 While the earth remaineth, seeduntil the tenth month: in the tenth month, time and harvest, and cold and heat, and on the first day of the month, were the summer and winter, and day and night, tops of the mountains seen.

shall not cease. 6 And it came to pass at the end of

CHAP. IX. fortye days thith eahpened the window A Nap Gaddblessedhe Moabe and bus, sansa

and unto them, Be fruitful 7 And he sent forth a raven, which went multiply, and replenish the earth. forth to and fro, until the waters were dried 2 And the fear of you,and the dread of up from off the earth.

you, shall be upon every beast of the earth, 8 Also he sent forth a dove from him, to and upon every fowl of the air, upon all see it the waters were abated from off the that moveth upon the earth, and upon all face of the ground;

the fishes of the sea; into your hand are 9 But the dove found no rest for the sole they delivered. of her foot, and she returned unto him into 3 Every moving thing that liveth shall the ark; for the waters were on the face be meat for you; even as the green herb of the whole earth. Then he put fortb his have I given you all things. hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto 4 | But flesh with the life thereof, which him into the ark.

is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat. 10 And he stayed yet other seven days, 5 And surely your blood of your lives and again he sent forth the dove out of the will I require : at the hand of every beast ark,

I will I require it, and at the hand of man;


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