Abbildungen der Seite
PDF
EPUB

2

[ocr errors]

Mans shameful
fab.

Chap. iii, iv. The birth of Cain and Abel. opened : and ye shall be as Gods, know- ground; for out of it wast thou taken ing good and evil.

for dust thou art, and into dust shald 6 And when the woman saw that the thou return. tree was good for food, and that it was 20 And Adam called his wifes name

pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to'be de- Eve, because she was the mother of all Cired to make one wise; she took of the living. fruit thereof, & did ear, and gave also un- 21 Unto Adam also and to his wife to her husband with her, and he did eat. did the LORD God make coats of skinsy

7 And the eyes of them both were o- and cloched them. pened, and they knew that chey were 22 And the Lord God said, Behold, naked : and they sewed fig-leaves toge che man is become as one of us, to know ther, and made themselves aprons. good and evil. And now Icft he pue

8' And they heard the voice of the forch his hand, and take also of the tree. LORD God walking in the garden in the of life, and car, and live for ever : cool of the day : and Adam and his 23 Therefore the LORD God sent him wife hid themselves from the presence of forch from the garden of Eden, to till the LORD God amongst the trees of the the ground, from whicnce he was taken. garden,

-24 So he drove out the man: and he 9 And the Lord God called unto A- placed at the east of the garden of Eden, dam, and faid unto him, Where arz thou? Cherubins, and a faming sword, which

10 And lie said, I heard thy voice in turned every way, to keep the way of she garden : and I was afraid, because the tree of like. was naked ; and I hid my self.

CHA P. IV. 11 And he said, Who told thec that 1 The birth of Cain and Abel. 8 The murs chou wast naked ? Haít thou etten or the der of Abel. 11 The curse of Caine free, whereof I commanded thee, chat 19 Lamech and his two wives. chou shouldst not ear?

Nd Adam knew Eve his wife : and 12 And che man said, The woman, The conceived and bare Cain, 2014 whom thou gaveltro be with me, she gave laid, I have gotten a man from che LORD). me of the tree, and I did ear.

2 And she again bare his brother Abel. 13 And the Lord God said unto che And Abel was a keeper of Thcop, but woman, Wbat is this that thou haft done? Cain was a tiller of the ground. And the woman said, The serpent be- 3. And in process of rime it came to guiled me, and I did eat.

país that Cain brought of che fruit of tise 14 And the LORD God said unto the ground an offering unico che LORD. Serpent, Because thou hast done this, 4 And Abel, he also brought of the thou art cursed above all cattle, and firstlings of his flock, and of the fac above every beast of che field : upon thereof. And die Lord had respect anto thy belly shalt thou go, and duft lialt Abel, and to his offering : thou eat all the days of thy life.

ş. But unto Cain and to his offering 15 And I will put enmity between he had not respect. And Cain was very thee and the woman, and between thy wroch, and his countenance fell. feed and her feed : it shall bruise chy 6 And che LORD said unto Cain, IVhy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. art chou wroth ? and why is thy Coun

16 Unto the woman he said, I will tenance fallen ? greatly multiply thy forrow and thy con- 7 If choli dost well, Malt chou not be cepcion ; in forrow chou shalt bring forch accepted ? and if thou doft not well, children: and thy desire foall be to thy sin liech at the door. And unto thee husband, and he shall rule over thee. Ball be his defire, and chou Malt rule o

17 And unto Adam he said, Because ver him. chou hast hearkned unto the voice of 8 And Cain talked with Abel his brochy wife, and hast caten of the tree of ther : and it came to pass when they which I commanded chee, saying, Thou were in the field, chat Cain rose up against Thale not eat of it: cursed is the ground Abel his brother, and flew him. for thy fake ; in forrow Malt thou eat of 2 ( And the LORD said unto Cain, it all the days of thy life.

Where is Abel thy brother? And he laid, 18 Thorns also and thistles Mall ic I know not: An I my brothers keeper bring forth to chee: and shou shalt cat 10 And he said, What haft thou done? che herb of the field.

the voice of chy brothers blood criccha dal 19. In the fweat of thy face shalt thou unto me from the ground. Feat bread, till chou return unto the 11 And now art chou cursed from the

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

1

[ocr errors]

A3

[ocr errors]

The cterfe of Cain.

Genetis, The genealogy of the patriarchse earch, which hath opened her mouth to godliness and translation of Enoch. receive thy brothers blood from thy hand. His is the book of the generations of

12 When chou tilleft the ground, it fhall not henceforth yield unto thee her man in the likeness of God made he him : Atrength. A fugitive and a vagabond 2 Male and female created he them; Dale chou be in the earth.

and blessed them, and called their name 13 And Cain said unto the LORD, My Adam, in the day when they were created. punishment is greater than I can bear. 3 And Adam lived an hundred and

14. Behold, thou hast driven me out thirty years, and begat a fon in his own chis day from the face of the earth : and likeness, after his image ; and called his from thy face shall I be hid, and I fall name Seth. be a fupitive and a vagabond in the earch, 4 And the days of Adam after he had and it shall come to pass, that every one begotten Seth were cight hundred years: chat findeth me shall slay me.

and he begat sons and daughters. 15 And the LORD said unto him, 5 And all the days that Adam lived Therefore whosoever Sayech Cain, ven- were nine hundred and thirty years: and geance shall be taken on him seven-fold. he died. And the LORD ser a mark upon Cain, 6And Seth lived an hundred and left any finding him should kill him. five years, and begat Enos.

16 And Cain went out from the pre- 7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos Sence of che LORD, and dwelt in the eight hundred and seven years, and be land of Nod, on the east of Eden, gac sons and daughcers,

17 And Cain knew his wife, and me 8 And all the days of Seth were nine conceived and bare Enoch: and he build- hundred and twelve years: and he died. ed a city, and called the name of the city 94 And Enos lived ninery years, and afrer the name of his fon, Enoch. begat Cainan.

18 And unto Enoch was born Irad : and 10 And Enos lived after he begat Caitrad begat Mehujael: and Mehujael begat nan eight hundred and fifteen years, and Alechuracl: and Mechufael begat Lamech. begat sons and daughters.

19 And Lamech took unto him two 11 And all the days of Enos were nine wives: the name of the one was Adah, hundred and five years : and he died. and the name of the other Zillah. 12 9 And Cainan lived seventy years,

20 And Adah bare Jabal: he was the and begat Mahalaleel. father of forch as dwell in tents, and of 13 And Cainan lived after he begat Juch as have carrie.

Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty 21 And his brothers name was ļubal : years, and begat sons and daughters. he was the father of all such as handle 14. And all the days of Cainan were the harp and organ.

nine hundred and cen years: and he died. 12 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal- 15 [ And Mahalaleel lived fixty and cain, an instructer of every artificer in five years, and begar Jared. brass and iron : and the filter of Tubal- 16 And Mahalaleel lived after he becain was Naamah.

gat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, 23 And Lamech said unto his wives, and begat fons and daughters. Adah and Zillah,Hear myvoice, ye wives 17 Andall the days of Mahalaleel were of Lamech, hearken unto my speech: for eight hundred ninety and Give years : I have flain a man to my wounding, and and he died. a young man to my hurt.

18 ( And Jared lived an hundred sixty 24 If Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, and two years, and he begat Enoch. truly Lamech seventy and seven-fold. 19 And Jared lived after he begat E

21 And Adam knew his wife again, noch eight hundred years, and begat fons and the bare a son, and called his name and daughters.. Sech : For God, said hey harh appointed 20 And all the days of Jared were nine me another feed in stead of Abel, whom hundred fixty and two years: and he died. Cain New.

21 And Enoch lived fixty and five 26 And to Seth, to him also there was years, and begat Merhuselah. born a fon; and he called his name E- 22 And Enoch walked with God after nos: then began men to call upon the he begat Methuselah three hundredyears, name of the LORD.

and begat fons and daughters. CHAP. V.

23. And all the days of Enoch were i The genealogy, age, and death of the pao threc hundred fixty and five years., riarchs from Aasm unto Noah. 24 The 24 And Enoch walked with God, and

bc

Hans Wickeaney.

Chap VI, VH.

The form of the art. he was not : for. God took him. generations, and Noah walked with Go

25 ( And Methuselah lived an hundred 10 And Noah begat three sons, Shen eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech. Ham, and Japheth.

26 And Methuselah lived after he be- 11 The earch also was corrupt beforgac Lamech seven hundred eighty and God; & the earth was filled with yiolenc two years, and begat sons and daughters. 12 And God looked upon the earth

27. And all the days of Methuselah and behold, it was corrupt: for all fict were nine hundred fixty and nine years : had corrupted bis way upon the carch. and he died.

13. And God said unto Noah, The en 28 | And Lamech lived an hundred of all Aleth is come before me; for th eighty and two years, and begat a son. earth is filled with violence throug!

29 And he called his name Noah, say- them: and behold, I will destroy then ing, This fame shall comfort us concern- wich the earth. ing our work and toil of our hands, be- 14,9 Make chee an ark of Gopher cause of the ground which the LORD wood: rooms shalt chou make in the art bath cursed.

and shalt pirch it within and withou 30 And Lamech lived after he begat with pitch. Noah five hundred ninery and five years, 15 And this is the fashion which tho! and begat sons and daughters.

Thale make it of: che length of the art 31 And all the days of Lamech were joall be three hundred cubits, the breadeh seven hundred seventy and seven years : of it fifty cubits, and che height of i and he died.

thirty cubits. 32 And Noah was five hundred years 16 A window shalt thou make to the old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it a Japheth.

bove; and the door of the ark thalt thou C H A P. VÌ.

set in the side thereof : with lower, seThe vickedne of the world causeth the cond, and third ftories shalt thou make it flood. 8 Noah findeth grace.' 14 The 17. And behold, even I do bring order, form, and end of the ark. flood of waters upon the carch, to destroy

is of to multiply on the face of the earth, from under heaven : and every ching and daughters were

born unto them, that is in the earth shall die. 2 That the sons of God saw the daugh- 18 But with thee will I establish me ters of men, chat they dvere fair; and they covenant : and thou shalt come into the cook them wives of all which they chore. ark , thou, and thy fons, and thy wife

And the LORD said, My spirit shall and thy fons wives with thee. not always strive with man, for that he 19 And of every living ching of all allois Pelh: yet his days shall be an Aesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring hundred and twenty years.

into the ark, to keep them alive waste 4 There were giants in the carth in thee: chey, shall be male and female. those days; and also after that, when 20 of fowls after their kind, and o the sons of God came in unto the daugh- cattle after their kind, of every creeping ters of men, and they bare children to thing of the carch after his kind iwa them : the same became mighty men, of every sort shall come unto chce, to which were of old, men of renown. keep them alive.

s (And God saw that the wicked- 21 And take thou unto thee of all ness of man was great in the earth, and 'food chat is eateni, and chou shale ga. that every imagination of the thoughts ther it to thee; and it shall be for food of his heart was only evil continually. for thee, and for them.

6 And it repented the LORD that he 22 Thus did Noah, according to all had made man on the earth, and it gric chat God commanded him, so did he, ved him at his heart,

*CH A P. VII. 7 And the LORD said, I will destroy 1 Noah with his family enter into the ark man, whom I have created, from the face 17. The beginning, increases and conti

of the earth, both man and beast, and the nuance of the flood. creeping thing, and the fowls of the air: Nd the LORD, said unto Noala, for it repenteth me that I have made them

8. But Noah found grace in the eyes of to the ark : for chce have l icen rightethe LORD.

ous before me in this generation. 95 These are the generations of Noah : 2 Ofcvery clean beast thou shalt tako Noah was a juft man and perfect in bis to chec by sevens, che male and his femaica

Noah entrech into the ark.

Genelis.

The world drownet, and of beasts that are not clean by two, ingly upon the earth; and all the high the male and his female.

hills that were under the whole heaven, 3 Of fowls also of the air by fevens, 'were covered. the male and the female; to keep feed 20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waalive upon the face of all the earth. ters prevail ; and the mountains were

4 For yet leven days, and I will cause covered. it co rain upon the earth forty days and 21 And all flesh died that moved upon forty nights: and every living fubstance the earth, both of fowl, and of cattle, and that I have made, will í destroy from off of beaft, and of every creeping thing that the face of the earth.

creepech upon che earth, and every man. 5 And Noah did according unto all 22 All in whose noftrils was the breath that the LORD commanded him. of life, of all thar was in the dry land, died.

6 And Noah was six hundred years 23 And every living substance wasdeold when the flood of waters was upon froyed which was upon the face of the the earch.

ground, both man, and cartle, and the 7 And Noah went in, and his sons, creeping things, and the fowl of the heaand his wife, and his sons wives with ven ; and they were destroyed from the him, into the ark, because of the waters earth : and Noah only remained alive, of the flood,

and they that were with him in the ark. 8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that 24. And the waters prevailed upon the are not clean, and of fowls, and of every earch an hundred and fifty days. ching that creepeth upon the earth,

CHAP. VIII. 9 There went in two and two unto : The waters als wage. 18 Noah gaethforth Noah into the ark, the male and the fe- of the ark : 10 he buildeth an altar, and male, as God had commanded Noah. offereth jacrifice. 21 Gods promise to

10 And it came to pass after seven curse the carih 10 more. days, that the waters of the food were Nd God remembred Noah, and eupon the earth.

11 In the six hundredth year of No- that was with him in the ark: and God ahs life, in the second monch, the se- made a wind to pass over the earch, and venteenth day of the month, the same the waters afswaged. day were all the fountains of the great 2 The fountains also of the deep, and deep broken up, and the windows of the windows of heaven were stopped, heaven were opened.

and the rain from heaven was restrained. 12 And the rain was upon the earth 3 And the waters returned from off forty days and forty nighis.

the earth continually : and after che end 13. In the self-fame day entred Noah, of the hundred and fitty days the wacers and Shein, and Ham, and Japheth, the 'were abared. fons of Noah, and Noahs wife, and the 4 And the arkrested in the seventh three wives of his sons with them, into month, on the seventeenth day of che the art

monch, upon the mountains of Aratat. 14 They, and every beast after his kind, s And the waters decreased continue and all the cattle after their kind, and ally until the tenth month : in the tenth every creeping thing that creepeth upon month, on the first day of the month, were the earch after his kind, and every fowl the tops of the mountains feen. after his kind, every bird of every fort, 6( And it came to pass ar the end of

15 And they went in unto Noah into forty days, that Noah opened the winthe ark, two and two of all felh, where-dow of the ark which he had made. in is the breath of life.

7 And he fene forth a raven, which 16 And they that went in, 'went in went forth to and froj until the waters male and female of all Resh, as God had were dried up from off the earth. commanded him: and the LORD thuc 8. Also he sent forth a dove from him, him in.

to see if the waters were abated from off °17 And the food was forty days up- the face of the ground. on the earth: and the waters increased, 9 But the dove found no rest for the and bare up the ark, and it was lift up role of her foot, and the returned unto above the earth.

him into the ark: for che waters were on 18 And the waters prevailed, and were the face of the whole earth. Then he increased greatly upon the earth; and the put forch his hand, and took her, and ask went upon die face of the waters, pulled her in unto him into cheark. 19 And the waters prevailed exceed- 10 And he stayed yet other seven days,

and

Noah geezh out of the arka Chap, ix,

Gods covenant willinen and again be sent forch che dove out of 2 And the fear of you and che dread of the ark.

you shall be upon every beast of the 11 And the dove came in to him in the earch, and upon every fowl of the air, evening, and lo, in her mouth was an upon all thar movech vpon the carch, olive-leaf, pluckt off: So Noah knew and upon all the fishes of the sea ; into that the waters were abared from off the your hand are they delivered. earth.

3 Every moving ching that liveth shall 12 And he stayed yet other seven days, be meat for you; even as the green herb and sent forch the dove; which return- have I given you all things: ed nor again unto him any more.

4 But flesh with the life thereof, which 13. And it came to pass in the fix is the blood thereof, shall you not eat. hundredth and first year, in the first 5. And surely your blood of your lives month, the first day of the month, the wa- will I require: at the hand of every beast ters were dried up from off the earth : will I require it; and at the hand of mau, and Noah removed the covering of the at the hand of every mans brother will ark, and looked, and be bold, the face of I require the life of man. the ground was dry:

6 Whoso sheddech mans blood, by 14 And in the second month, on the man shall his blood be shed: for in the seven and twentieth day of the month, image of God made he man. was the earth dried,

7. And you, be ye fruitful, and multi15 And God spake unto Noah, say- ply, bring forth abundantly in the cardi, ing,

and multiply therein. 16 Go forth of the ark, chou, and thy 8 C and God spake unto Noah, and wife, and thy sons, and chy sons wives to his sons with him, faying, with thee.

9 And I, behold 1 establish my cove17 Bring forth with chee every livirg nant with you, and with your Iced after thing that is with chee, of all Aclhi, both of you; fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping 10 And with every living creature ching that creepeth upon the earth; that that is with you, of the fowl, of the they may breed abundantly in the cartii, cattle, and of every beast of the earch and be fruitful, and multiply upon che with you, from all that go out of the ark, earth.

to every beast of the earth. '18 And Noah went forth, and his sons, 11 And I will establish my covenant and his wife, and his sons wives with him : with you, nicither shall all deih be cut off

19 Every beaft, every creeping diing, any more by the waters of a flood: neiand every fowl, and whatsoever creep-ther shall there any more be a flood co ech upon the earth, after their kinds, destroy the earth. went forth out of the ark.

12 And God said, This is the token of 20 And Noah builded an altar unto che covenant which I make between me. the LORD, and took of every clean beast, and you, and every living creature thai and of every clean fowl, and offered is with you, for perpetual generasions : burnt offerings on the altar.

13. I do set my bow in the cloud, and 21 And the LORD smelled a sweet sa-it Niall be for a coken of a covenane k** vour, and the Lord said in his heart, Itween me and the earth. will not again curse the ground any more 14 And it shall come to pass, when for mans lake;' for the imagination of bring a cloud over che earch, that the mans heart is évil from his youth: nei- bow shall be seen in the cloud: cher will I again (mite any more every

15 And I will remember my covenant thing living, as I have done.

which is between me, and you, and every 22 While the earth remaineth, feed- living creature of all Reth; and the watime and harvest, and cold aod heat, and ters Thall no more become a food to de summer and winter, and clay and night Itroy all feni. Nall nor ceare.

16 And the bow Thall be in the cloud: CHA P. IX.

and I will look upon it, that I may reI God blesserh Noah. 4, Blood and murder meinber de everlasting covenant be

are forbidden. 8 Gods covenant, 13 by tween God and every living creature o che rain-bow. 21 Noah is drinken, all felh chat is upon the earth. 25 curferh Canaan, 29 and dieth. 17 And God said unto Noah, This

and said unto them, Be fruitfuland eftablished beciveen ine and als Heils moltiply, and replenith the carth, 5'lpon the earth.

AS.

JS

to have

« ZurückWeiter »