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did eat.

13 And the Lord God the field. faid unto the woman, What 19 in the sweat of thy face is this that thou hast done? | shalt thou eat bread, till thou and the woman said, The return unto the ground; for serpent beguiled me, and I out of it wast thou taken: for

dust thou art, and unto dust 14 And the Lord God shalt thou return. faid unto the serpent, Because 20 And Adam called his thou hast done this, thou art wife's name Eve; because cursed above all cattle, and she was the mother of all above every beast of the field: living. upon thy belly shalt thou go, 21 Unto Adam also and and duft shalt thou eat all the to his wife did the Lord God days of thy life.

make coats of skins, and 15 And I will put en-clothed them. mity between thee and the 22 g And the Lord God woman, and between thy said, Behold, the man is befeed and her feed: it shall come as one of us, to know bruise thy head, and thou good and evil; and now lest fhalt bruise his heel.

he put forth his hand and 16 q Unto the woman he take also of the tree of life, said, I will greatly multiply and eat, and live for ever ; thy sorrow and thy concep

23 Therefore the Lord tion: in forrow thou shalt God sent him forth from the bring forth children ; and thy garden of Eden, to till the defire shall be to thy husband, ground from whence he was and he shall rule over thee. taken.

17 And unto Adam he 24 So he drove out the said, Because thou hearkened man: and he placed at the unto the voice of thy wife, east of the garden of Eden, and hast eaten of the tree of Cherubims, and a faming which I commanded thee, sword which turned every faying, Thou shalt not eat of way, to keep the way of the it: cursed is the ground for tree of life, thy fake : in sorrow shalt thou

СңAP. VI. eat of it all the days of thy life.

5 ND Godfaw that the 18 Thorns also and thistles wickedness of man was Thall it bring forth to thee: great in the earth, and that and thou shalt eat the herb of every imagination of the



thoughts of his heart was 14 Make thee an ark of only evil continually. gopher-wood: rooms fhalt

6 And it repented the thou make in the ark, and Lord that he had made man shalt pitch it within and on the earth, and it grieved without with pitch. him at his heart.

15 And this is the fashion 7 And the Lord said, I which thou shalt make it of: will destroy man, whom I the length of the ark shall be have created, from the face three hundred cubits, the of the earth : both man and breadth of it fifty cubits, and beast, and the creeping thing, the height of it thirty cubits. and the fowls of the air; for 16 A window shalt thou it repenteth me that I have make to the ark, and in a made them.

cubit shalt thou finish it 89 But Noah found grace above; and the door of the in the eyes of the Lord. ark shalt thou set in the side

9 These are the genera- thereof: with lower, second, tions of Noah; Noah was a and third stories shalt thou just man, and perfect in his make it. generations, and Noah walk

17 And behold, I, even I ed with God.

do bring a food of waters 10 And Noah begat three upon the earth, to destroy fons, Shem, Ham, and Ja-all Acíh, wherein is the breath pheth.

of life, from under heaven: The earth also was and every thing that is in corrupt beforGod; and the the earth shall die. earth was filled with vio. 18 But with thee will I lence.

establish my covenant: and 12 And God looked upon thou shalt come into the ark; the earth, and behold, it was thou, and thy sons, and thy corrupt; for all Aeth had wife, and thy sons wives corrupted his way upon the with thee. earth.

19 And of every living 13 And God faid unto thing of all fleih, two of Noah, The end of all fleih every fort shalt thou bring is come before me : for the into the ark, to keep them earth is filled with violence alive with thee: they shall through them: and behold, be male and female. I will destroy them with the 20 Of fowls after their earth. .

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every fort fhall come 7 And Noah went in, and unto thee, to keep them alive. his sons, and his wife, and

21 And take thou unto his sons wives with him into thee of all food that is eaten, the ark, because of the wa. and thou shalt gather it to ters of the flood. thee; and it shall be for food 8 Of clean beasts, and of for thee, and for them. beasts that are not clean, and · 22 Thus did Noah;, ac- of fowls, and of every thing cording to all that God that creepeth upon the earth. commanded him, so did he. 9 There went in two and CHAP. VII.

two unto Noah into the ark,

the male and the female, as ND the Lord said unto God had commanded Noah. Noah, Come

10 And it came to pass all thy house into the ark; after seven days, that the wafor thee have I seen righteous ters of the flood were upon before me in this generation. the earth.

2 Of every clean beast II In the six hundredth thou shalt take to thee by year of Noah's life, in the levens, the male and his fe- second month, the sevenmale: and of beasts that are teenth day of the month, the not clean by two, the male same day were all the foun. and his female.

tains of the great deep broken 3 Of fowls also of the air up, and the windows of heaby fevens, the male and the ven were opened. female: to keep feed alive 12. And the rain was upon upon the face of all the earth. the earth forty days, and forty

4 For yet seven days, and nights. I will cause it to rain upon

13 In the self-faine day the earth forty days and forty entered Ncah, and Shem, nights: and every living fub- and Ham, and Japheth, the Atance that I have made, will fons of Noah, and Noah's I destroy from off the face of wife, and the three wives of the earth.

his fons with them, into the 5 And Noah did accord ark; ing to all that the Lord com- 14 They, and every beast manded him.

after his kind, and all the 6 And Noah was fix hund cattle after their kind, and

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every creeping thing that that was in the dry land,
creepeth upon the earth after died.
his kind, and every fowl after 23 And every living sub-
his kind, every bird of every stance was destroyed which

was upon the face of the 15 And they went in unto ground;

both man,

and catNoah into the ark: two and tle, and the creeping things, two of all Aesh, wherein is, and the fowl of the heaven: the breath of life.

and they were destroyed from 16 And they that went in, the earth : and Noah only went in male and female of remained alive, and they that all Aesh, as God had com- were with him in the ark. manded him: and the Lord 24 And the waters prefhut him in.


the earth an
17 9 And the flood was hundred and fifty days.
forty days upon the earth :
and the waters increased, and

CHAP. VIII. bare up the ark, and it was

ND God remembered lift up above the earth..

Noah and every living 18 And the waters pre- thing, and all the cattle that vailed, and were increased was with him in the ark: greatly upon the earth : and and God made a wind to the ark went upon the face pass over the earth, and the of the waters.

waters afswaged. 19 And the waters pre

2 The fountains also of vailed exceedingly upon the the deep, and the windows earth: and all the high hills of heaven were stopped, and that were under the whole the rain from heaven was reheaven, were covered. strained,

20 Fifteen cubits upward 3 And the waters returned did the waters prevail, and from off the earth continuthe mountains were covered. ally: and after the end of

21 And all flesh died that the hundred and fifty days moved upon the earth, both the waters were abated. of fowl, and of cattle, and of 4 And the ark rested in beast, and of every creeping the seventh month, on the thing that creepeth upon the seventeenth day of the month, earth, and every man. upon the mountains of Aras

22. All in whose nostrils rat. was the breath of life, of all 5 And the waters decreased


continually until the tenth the fix hundredth and first inonth: in the tenth month, year, in the first month, the on the first day of the month, first day of the monthi

, the were the tops of the moun- waters were dried up from tains seen.

off the earth : and Noah re6 And it came to pass at moved the covering of the the end of forty days, that ark, and looked, and behold, Noah opened the window of the face of the ground was the ark which he had made. dry.

7 And he sent forth a ra- 14 And in the fecond ven: which went forth to month, on the seven and and fro, until the waters twentieth day of the month, were dried up from off the was the earth dried. earth.

15 And God spake unto 8 Also he sent forth a Noah, saying, dove from him, to see if the 16 Go forth of the ark; waters were abated from off thou, and thy wife, and thy the face of the ground. sons, and thy sons wives

9 But the dove found no with thee. reft-for the fole of her foot, 17 Bring forth with thee and she returned unto him every living thing that is into the ark: for the waters with thee, of all Aefh'; both were on the face of the whole of fowl, and of cattle, and earth: then he put forth his of every creeping thing that hand, and took her, and creepeth upon the earth ; pulled her in unto him into that they may breed abunthe ark.

dantly in the earth, and be 10 And he stayed yet other fruitful, and multiply upon seven days: and again he sent the earth. forth the dove out of the ark. 18 And Noah went

11 And the dove came in forth, and his sons, and his to him in the evening; and wife, and his sons wives with lo, in her mouth was an him. olive-leaf plucktoff: fo Noah 19. Every beast, every knew that the waters were creeping thing, and every abated from off the earth. fowl, and whatsoever creep

12 And he stayed yet other eth upon the earth after their seven days, and sent forth the kinds, went forth out of the dove, which returned notark. Tivi again unto him any more. 20 And Noah builded 13 And it came to pass in' an altar unto the Lord, and



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