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thee shall be his defire, and thou shalt rule over him.

8 And Cain talked with Abel his brother and it came to pafs when they were in the field, that Cain Tofe up against Abel his brother, and flew him.

9 And the LORD fald anto Cain, Where is Abel thy brother? and he faid, I know not: Am I my bro thers keeper!

10 And he faid, whar haft thou done? the voice of thy brothers bloud crleth unto me from the ground.

11 And now art thou curfed from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy brothers bloud from thy hand.

thufael begat Lamech.

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

20 And Adah bare Tabal he was the father of fuch as dwell in tebts, and of fuch as bave carrel.

21 And his brothers name was Jubal: he was the father of all fuch as handle the harp and organ.

22 And Zillab,the alfo bare Tubal-cain, an inftructer of every artificer in brafs and iron: and the fifter of Tubal-cain, was Naamah.

23 And Lamech faid unto his wives, Adah and Zillab, Hear my voice, ye wives of 12 When thou tilleft the Lamech, hearken unto my ground. It thal nor hence- fpeech: for I have faina forth yield unto thee her man to my wounding, and Brength: A fugitive, and a a young man to my hurt. vagabound fhalt thou be in 24 If Cain thal be avenged the earth. fever fold, truly Lamech feventy and feven fold.

13 And Cain faid unto the LORD, My punishment is greater than fcan bear.

14 Behold, thou haft driven me outthis day from the face of the earth and from thy face that be hid, and I thal be a fugitive and a vagabound in the earth; and it hal come to pass that every one that findeth me, hall flay me.

15 And the LORD fald unto him, Therefore who foever flayer cain, venge. ance fhall be raken n him even fold. And the LORD fer a mark upon Caln, left any finding him, should kill him.

16 And Cain went out from the prefence of the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, on the eaft of Eden.

17 And Caln knew his wife, and the conceived, and bare Enoch: and he built a city, and called the name of that city, after the name of his fon Enoch.

25 And Adam knew his wife again, and the bare a fon, and called his name Seth for God, fais foe,bath appointed me another feed. in ftead of Abel whom cain flew.

26 And to Serb, to him alfo there was born a fon; and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the L. rd. CHAP. V. V.M THis is the book of the ge

nerations of Adam: in the day that God creared man, in the likeness of God made he him.

2 Male and female created he them; and bleffed them, and called their nameAdam. in the day when they were created

3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat a fan in his own likeness, after his image, & called his name Seth.

4 And the days uf Adam, after he had begotten Seth, 18 And unto Enoch was were eight hundred years: born Irad; and Irad begat and he begat fons and Mehujael and Mehujael danghrers,

Segat Methufael; and Me. And all the days that

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Alam lived, were nined daughters,
hundred and thirty years, 23 And all the days of
and he died.
noch were three hundred
fixty and five years.

6 And Seth lived an hundred and five years, and be gat Enos.

7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos, eight hundred and feven years, and begat fons and daughters.

3 And all the days of Seth, were nine hundred and twelve ears, and he died. 9¶ And Enos lived ninery years, and begat Calnan. 10 And Enos lived after he begatCainan,eight hundred and fifteen years, and begar fons and daughters. 11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five years, and he died. 12 And Calnan lived feventy years, and begar


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17. And all the days of Mahalaleel, were eight hundred ninety and five years, and he died.

18 And Jared Ilved an hundred fixty and two years, and he begat Enoch. 19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch,eight hundred years, and begat fons and daughters.

20 And all the days of Jared,were nine hundred fixty and two years, and he dled.

21 And Enoch lived fixty and five years,and begat Methufelah..

22 And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methufelah three hundred years, and begat fons and

24 And Enoch walked with God: and he was not, for God took him.

25 And Methufelah 11ved an hundred eighty and feven years, and begät Lamech."

26 And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech, feven hundred eighty and two years, and begat fons and daughters.

27 And all the days of Me thufelah were nine hundred fixty and nine years, and he dlea,

28 T And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begar a fon.


29 And he called his name Noah, faying, This fame thal comfort us concerning our work, and toll of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath curfed.

30 And Lamech lived af ter he begat Noah, five hundred ninery and five years, and begät fons and daughters.

31 And all the days of Lamech were feven hundred feventy & feven years, and he died.

32 And Noah was five hundred years old and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.


ANd it came to pass, when

men began to multiplyt on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them.

2 That the fons of God faw the daughters of men, that they were fair, & they took them wives of all which they chofe.

3 And the LORD fald, My spirit thal not always frive with man, for that he alfo is fleh: yet his days hall be an hundred and twenty years.

4 There were glants In the earth In thofe days: 8c alfo after that, when the fons

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Tons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them; the fame became mighty men, which were of old, men ofrenown.

5And God faw that the wickedness of man was. great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only cell continually.

G And it repented the Lord that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.

7 And the LORD faid, I will deftroy man whom I have created, from the face of the earth, both man and beaft, and the creeping ching,and the fowls of the air: for it repenteth me that I have made them.

3 Bnr Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD. 9Thefe are the generations of Noah; Noah was a juft man, and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.

10 And Noah begat three fons: Shem, Ham, and Ja. pheth.

ri The earth alfo was cor rupt before God, and the earth was filled with violence.

12 And God looked upon the earth, and behold, It was corrupt: for all flea had corrupted his wayupon the earth.

13 And God faid unto Noah, The end of all feth s come before me; for the earth isfilled with violence through them; and behold, I will deftroy them with

the earth.

14 Make thee an ark of Gopher-wood, rooms fhalt thou make in the ark, and fhale pitch it within and without with pitch.

T5 And this is the fashion which thou shalt make it of: the length of the ark hall be three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty cubits, and the height of it thirty cubits.

16 A window fhalt thou

make to the ark,& in acubit halt thou finish it above: & the door of the ark fhale thoufet in the fide thereof with lower, fecond, & third orles fhalt thou make it. 17 And b hold, 1, even T, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to defroy all feth, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven and every thing that is in the earth thal die. 19 But with thee will eftablish my covenant: and thou shalt come into the ark: thou, and thy fous and thy wife, and thy fons wives with thee.

19 And of every living thing of all fleth two of every fort thalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee: they shall be male and female.

20 Of fowls after their kind, and of cattel a ter their kind: and of every creeping thing of the earth after l:is kind. two of every fort thal come unto thee, to keep them alive.

21 And take thou unto thee of all ood that is eaten, and thou thalt ga ther it to thee; and it thall be for food for thee, and for them,

22 Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, fo did he.


ANd the LORD faid unto

Noah, Come thou and all thy houfe into the ark: for thee have 1 feen rightecus before me in this generation.

20 fevery clean beaff thou fhalt take to thee by fevent, the male and his female: and of beaft that are not clean, b two, the male and his female.

3 Of fowls alfo of the air by fevens, the male and the female, to keep feed alive upon the face of all the earth. okto

4 For yet feven days,and I will caufe it to rain upon the earth, fourty days, and fourry nights: and every



livingfubftance that I have made, will I deftroy from off the face of the earth. And Noah did according anto all that the LORD Commanded him.

6 And Noah was fix hundred years old, when the Bood of waters was upon the earth.

7 And Noah went in, and his fons, and his wife, and his fons wives with him into the ark; becaufe of the waters ofthe flood. 48 Of clean beafts, and of beafts 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 temale, as God had commanded Noah.

10 And it came to pafs af. ter feven days, that the warers of the Bood were upon the earth.

11 In the fix hundredth year of Noahs life, in the fecond moneth, the feventeenth day of the monethe the fame day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were ope


12 And the rain was upon the earth fourty days and fourty nights.

17 And the flood was fourtydays upon the earth; and the waters Increafed and bare up the ark, and it was lifrupabove the earth. 18 And the waters prevalled, and were increafed greatly upon the earth: and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

13 In the felf fame day entered Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth, the fons of Noah, and Noahs wife,and the three wives of his fons

with them, into the ark.

14 They, and every beaft after his kind, and all the eattel after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepethupon the earth af ter his kind, and every fowl after his kind, every Bird of every fort.

415 And they went in unto Noah Into theark, two and Two of all feth, wherein is the breath of life.

19 And the waters prevaj led exceedingly upon the earth,and all the high hills that were under the whole heaven, were covered.

20 Fifteen cubits upward did the water prevail; and the mountains were cove red..

21 And all fleh died,thae movedupon the earth,both of fowl, and of cartel, and ofbeaft,and of every creeping thing that creeperh upon the earth, and every man.

16 And they that went in, went in male and female of all fleth, as God had commanded him and the Lord But him in.

22 All In whofe noftrits was the breath oflife, of all that was in the dry land died.

23. And every living fubftance wasdeftroved, which was upon the face of the ground, both. man, and cattel, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were de froyedfrom the earth:and: Noah only remained alive and they that were with him in the ark.

24 And the waters preval, led upon the earth an hundred and fifty days.


ANd God remembred No

ah, and every living thing, and all the cattel that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind to pars over the earth, and the waters affwaged.

2 The fountains alfo of the deep, and the windows of heaven wereftopped,and the rain from heaven was restrained.

3 And the waters returned from off the earth continually: and after the end of the hundred andfifty days, the waters were abated, 4 And the ark refted in


the feventh moneth, on the feventeenthday of the moneth, upon the mountains of Ararat.

5 And the waters decreafed continually, until the tenth moneth: in the tenth aneth, on the first day of the moneth, were the tops of the mountains feen.

6 And it came to pa's ar the end of fourty days,that Noah opened the window of the ark which he had made.

7 And he fent forth a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.

SALO he fent forth a dove from him, to fee if the, warers were abared from off the face of the ground,

9 But the dove found no reft for the fole of herfoot, and the returnd unto him Into the ark; for the waters mere on the face of the whole earth. Then he put forth his hand, and took her,and pulled her in unto him into the ark.

10 And he ftaved yet other feven days, and again be fent forth the dove out of the ark

II And the dove came in to him in the evening, and lo, in her mouth was an olive-leaf pluckt off: So No. ab knew that the waters ware abated from off the earch.

12 And he flayed yet other feven days, and fent forth the dove, which rerurned not again unto him any more.

13 And It came to pass

in the fix hundred and first year, in the first monetb,the fird day of the moneth, the waters were dried up from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and be hold the face of theground was dry.

14 And in the fecond moneth, on the feven and twentieth day of the mo netb, was the earth dried.

15 And God fpake unto Noah,faying,

16 Go forth of the ark; thou,and thy wife, and thy fons, and thy fons wives with thee.

17 Bring forth with thee every living thig that is with thee of allAeth, both of fowl, and of cartel, and e very creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, that they may breed abum dantly in the earth, and be fruitful, and multiply up on the earth.

18 And Noah went forth," and his fons, and his wife. & his fons wives with him: 19 Every beaf, ever creeping thing,and every fowl, and whatfoever creepeth. upon the earth after their kinds, went forth out of the ark.

20 And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD. and took of every clean beaf, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt of. ferings on the altar.

21 Andthe LORD fmelled a fweet favour, and the LORD faid in his heart, I will not again curfe the ground any more for mans. fake; for the Imagination of mans heart is evil from his yourh: nelch r will I again fmite anymore every thing living,as I have done

22 While the earth remaineth, feed-time, and harvest, and cold,and hear and fummer, and winer, and day, and night, thal not cease.


ANd God bleffed Neah

and his fons, and fald unto them, Be fruitful,and multiply, and replenish the earth.

2 And the fear of you,and the dread of you, fhall be upon every beat of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the fishes of the fea; into your hand are they delivered. 3 Every moving thing



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