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Old Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Come near to enter into Egypt that, he said unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know thee to be a fair woman to look upon; therefore it shall come to pass When the Egyptians shall see thee, that they shall say, this is his wife: And they will kill me, but they will Save thee alive. Say, I pray thee, unto them, I am his Sister: that it may be well with thee <​me​> for thy sake; And my soul <​6/​> shall live because of thee. <​/​> And it came to pass That when Abram was come into Egypt the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair. The promises <​Princes​> also of Pharaoh saw her, & commanded her to be brought before Pharaoh: And the woman was taken into Pharaohs house. And he entreated Abram well for her sake: And he had Sheep, & Oxen, & he Asses, & men servents, & Camels. <​7/​> And the Lord plagued Pharaoh & his house with great Plagues because of Sarai Abrams wife. And Pharaoh called Abram & said, what hast thou done unto me in this thing? Why didst thou not tell me that She was thy wife? why saidst thou, she is my Sister? so I might have taken her to me to wife. Now therefore, Behold, I say unto thee, take thy wife & go thy way. And Pharaoh commanded men concerning him: And they sent him away, & his wife, & all that he had
Genesis, Chapter 13
Chapter X <​13th​> Abrams Journey out of Egypt &c &c
<​1​> And Abram went up out of Egypt, he, & his wife, & all that he had And lot with him, into the south. And Abram <​2/​> was very rich in Cattle, in Silver, & in Gold. <​/​> And he went on his Journey from the south even to Bethel, unto the place where his Tent had been At the begining, between Bethel & Hai; unto the place of the Altar which he had made there At the first; And there Abram called on the <​3/​> name of the Lord. <​/​> And Lot also, which went with Abram, had flocks, & herds, & tents. And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together. And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abrams Cattle & the herdmen of lots Cattle: that they could not dwell [p. 36]
Come near to enter into Egypt that, he said unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know thee to be a fair woman to look upon; therefore it shall come to pass When the Egyptians shall see thee, that they shall say, this is his wife: And they will kill me, but they will Save thee alive. Say, I pray thee, unto them, I am his Sister: that it may be well with me for thy sake; And my soul 6/ shall live because of thee. / And it came to pass That when Abram was come into Egypt the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair. The Princes also of Pharaoh saw her, & commanded her to be brought before Pharaoh: And the woman was taken into Pharaohs house. And he entreated Abram well for her sake: And he had Sheep, & Oxen, & he Asses, & men servents, & Camels. 7/ And the Lord plagued Pharaoh & his house with great Plagues because of Sarai Abrams wife. And Pharaoh called Abram & said, what hast thou done unto me in this thing? Why didst thou not tell me that She was thy wife? why saidst thou, she is my Sister? so I might have taken her to me to wife. Now therefore, Behold, I say unto thee, take thy wife & go thy way. And Pharaoh commanded men concerning him: And they sent him away, & his wife, & all that he had
Genesis, Chapter 13
Chapter 13th Abrams Journey out of Egypt &c &c
1 And Abram went up out of Egypt, he, & his wife, & all that he had And lot with him, into the south. And Abram 2/ was very rich in Cattle, in Silver, & in Gold. / And he went on his Journey from the south even to Bethel, unto the place where his Tent had been At the begining, between Bethel & Hai; unto the place of the Altar which he had made there At the first; And there Abram called on the 3/ name of the Lord. / And Lot also, which went with Abram, had flocks, & herds, & tents. And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together. And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abrams Cattle & the herdmen of lots Cattle: that they could not dwell [p. 36]
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