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Old Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Abimelech arose early in the morning, & called his servents, & And told all these things in their ears; & the men were sore affraid, then Abimelech called Abraham, & said unto him, what hast thou done unto us? & in what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me & <​on​> my Kingdom a great sin? thou hast done things unto me that ought not to be done, And Abimelech said unto Abraham, what Sawest thou that <​5/​> thou hast done this thing? <​5/​> And Abraham said, because I thought asshuredly the fear of God was not in this place; And they would slay me for my wifes sake, And yet indeed she was my sister; she was the daughter of my Father, but not the daughter of my Mother; And she became my wife And it came to pass when God caused me to wander from my fatherinlaw <​father’s​> house, that I said unto her, this shall be thy kindness which thou shalt shew unto me; at every place <​6/​> whither we shall come, say of me, he is my brother. <​6/​> And Abimelech took Sheep & Oxen, & men Servents, <​&​> women Servents, & And gave unto Abraham, And restored unto him Sarah his wife And Abimalech said, Behold, my Land layeth befor[e] thee; dwell where it pleaseth thee & unto Sarah he said, behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver; behold, he shall give unto thee a covering of the eyes, And it shall be a token unto all, that thou mayest not be taken again from Abraham <​7/​> thy husband, And thus she was reproved <​7/​> So Abraham prayed unto God; And God healed Abimelech, & his wife, & his maid Servents; & they bear unto him Children for because of Sarah, Abrahams wife, the Lord had fast closed up their <​all​> <​the​> wombs of the house of Abimelech
Genesis, Chapter 21
Chapter XIX <​21st​> A Son born to Abraham &c Abraham & Abimelech made a covenant &c
<​1​> And the Lord restored <​visited​> Sarah, as he had said, & the Lord did unto Sarah as he had spoken by the mouth of his Angels: for sarah conceived And bear Abraham a son in his old age, at the set <​2/​> time of which the Angels of God had spoken to him. <​2/​> And Abraham called his <​the​> name of his Son that was born unto him, which Sarah bear unto him, Isaach. And Abraham circumcised his son Isaac, being eight days old, as God had commanded him, And Abraham was an Hundred years old, when his <​3/​> son Isaac was born unto him. <​3/​> And sarah said, God has made [p. 51]
Abimelech arose early in the morning, & called his servents, And told all these things in their ears; & the men were sore affraid, then Abimelech called Abraham, & said unto him, what hast thou done unto us? & in what have I offended thee, that thou hast brought on me & on my Kingdom a great sin? thou hast done things unto me that ought not to be done, And Abimelech said unto Abraham, what Sawest thou that 5/ thou hast done this thing? 5/ And Abraham said, because I thought asshuredly the fear of God was not in this place; And they would slay me for my wifes sake, And yet indeed she was my sister; she was the daughter of my Father, but not the daughter of my Mother; And she became my wife And it came to pass when God caused me to wander from my father’s house, that I said unto her, this shall be thy kindness which thou shalt shew unto me; at every place 6/ whither we shall come, say of me, he is my brother. 6/ And Abimelech took Sheep & Oxen, & men Servents, & women Servents, And gave unto Abraham, And restored unto him Sarah his wife And Abimalech said, Behold, my Land layeth before thee; dwell where it pleaseth thee & unto Sarah he said, behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver; behold, he shall give unto thee a covering of the eyes, And it shall be a token unto all, that thou mayest not be taken again from Abraham 7/ thy husband, And thus she was reproved 7/ So Abraham prayed unto God; And God healed Abimelech, & his wife, & his maid Servents; & they bear unto him Children for because of Sarah, Abrahams wife, the Lord had fast closed up all the wombs of the house of Abimelech
Genesis, Chapter 21
Chapter 21st A Son born to Abraham &c Abraham & Abimelech made a covenant &c
1 And the Lord visited Sarah, as he had said, & the Lord did unto Sarah as he had spoken by the mouth of his Angels: for sarah conceived And bear Abraham a son in his old age, at the set 2/ time of which the Angels of God had spoken to him. 2/ And Abraham called his the name of his Son that was born unto him, which Sarah bear unto him, Isaach. And Abraham circumcised his son Isaac, being eight days old, as God had commanded him, And Abraham was an Hundred years old, when his 3/ son Isaac was born unto him. 3/ And sarah said, God has made [p. 51]
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