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Old Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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day, And he lifted up his eyes & looked, & lo, three men stood by him; And when he saw, he ran to See meet them, from his tent door, And bowed himself toward the ground, And said, my brethren, if now I have found favour in yours eyes Sight, pass not away, I pray you, from thy Servent; let a little water, I pray you, be fetched, & wash your feet, And rest yourselves under the tree; And I will fetch a morsol of bread, & comfert ye your hearts, after that you shall pass on; for therefore are ye come to <​2/​> your Servent. <​2/​> And they said, so do, as thou hast said. And Abraham hastened into the tent unto Sarah, And said, make ready quickly three measures of fine meal, knead, & make cakes upon the hearth. And Abraham ran unto the heard, And fetched a Calf, tender and good, And gave it unto a young man; And he hasted to dress it. And he took butter, & milk, & the calf which <​he​> hed [had] dressed, And set before them; & he stood by them under the tree. And they did <​3/​> eat. <​3/​> & they said unto him, where is Sarah thy wife? & he said, behold, in the tent. & one of them blessed Abraham; And he said, I will establish certainly return unto thee from my Journey, & lo, according to the time of life, & Sarah <​4/​> thy wife shall have a Son. <​4/​> And Sarah heard him in the <​4/​> tent door. <​4/​> And now Abraham & Sarah being old, & stricken in age; therefore it had ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women, therefore Sarah laughed within herself, Saying, after I have waxed old shall I have pleasure, in <​in​> <​5/​> my Lord, being <​old​> also? <​5/​> And the Angel of the Lord said unto Abraham, Wherefore did Sarah laugh, saying, shall I of ashur shurety bear a Child, which am old? is any thing to hard for the Lord? at the time appointed, behold I will return unto thee from my Journey, which the Lord hath sent me; And according to the time of life, thou mayest know that Sarah shall have a Son. Then Sarah denied, saying, I laughed not; for she was afraid. And she <​he​> said, nay; but thou <​6/​> didst laugh. <​6/​> And the Angel<​s​> rose up from thence, & looked towards Sodom; And Abraham went with them to bring them on the way. And the Angel of the Lord said, shall I hide from Abraham that thing which the Lord will do for him; seeing that Abraham shall shurely become a great & mighty Nation, & all the Nations of the [p. 45]
day, And he lifted up his eyes & looked, & lo, three men stood by him; And when he saw, he ran to meet them, from his tent door, And bowed himself toward the ground, And said, my brethren, if now I have found favour in your Sight, pass not away, I pray you, from thy Servent; let a little water, I pray you, be fetched, & wash your feet, And rest yourselves under the tree; And I will fetch a morsol of bread, & comfert ye your hearts, after that you shall pass on; for therefore are ye come to 2/ your Servent. 2/ And they said, so do, as thou hast said. And Abraham hastened into the tent unto Sarah, And said, make ready quickly three measures of fine meal, knead, & make cakes upon the hearth. And Abraham ran unto the heard, And fetched a Calf, tender and good, And gave it unto a young man; And he hasted to dress it. And he took butter, & milk, & the calf which he hed [had] dressed, And set before them; & he stood by them under the tree. And they did 3/ eat. 3/ & they said unto him, where is Sarah thy wife? & he said, behold, in the tent. & one of them blessed Abraham; And he said, I will certainly return unto thee from my Journey, & lo, according to the time of life, Sarah thy wife shall have a Son. And Sarah heard him in the 4/ tent door. 4/ And now Abraham & Sarah being old, & stricken in age; therefore it had ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women, therefore Sarah laughed within herself, Saying, after I have waxed old shall I have pleasure, in 5/ my Lord, being old also? 5/ And the Angel of the Lord said unto Abraham, Wherefore did Sarah laugh, saying, shall I of shurety bear a Child, which am old? is any thing to hard for the Lord? at the time appointed, behold I will return unto thee from my Journey, which the Lord hath sent me; And according to the time of life, thou mayest know that Sarah shall have a Son. Then Sarah denied, saying, I laughed not; for she was afraid. And he said, nay; but thou 6/ didst laugh. 6/ And the Angels rose up from thence, & looked towards Sodom; And Abraham went with them to bring them on the way. And the Angel of the Lord said, shall I hide from Abraham that thing which the Lord will do for him; seeing that Abraham shall shurely become a great & mighty Nation, & all the Nations of the [p. 45]
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