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Old Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Gold of that land was good & there was bdellium & the Onyx stone And the name of the Second River was called Ghihon the same was it that compasseth the whole land of Ethiophia And the name of the third River was Hiddekel that was it which goeth towards the East of Assyrria And the forth River was Euphrates. <​/​> & <​And​> I the Lord God took the man & put him into the <​7/​> Garden of Eden to dress it & to keep it & I the Lord God commanded the man saying, Of evry tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat, but of the tree of the knowledge of good & evil thou shalt not eat of it, nevertheless, thou mayest choose for thyself, for it is given unto thee. But remember, that I forbid it, for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt shurely die. <​/​> And I the Lord God said unto mine only Begotten that <​8/​> it was not good that <​the​> man should be alone Wherefore I will make an help meet for him. <​/​> & out of the ground I the Lord God formed <​9/​> evry beast of the field & evry fowl of the air & commanded that they should be brought <​come​> unto Adam to see what he would call them & they were also living souls & it was <​for I, God,​> breathed into them the breath of life & <​commanded that​> whatsoever Adam called evry living creature that was <​should​> <​be​> the name thereof. <​/​> & Adam gave names to all cattle & to the fowl <​10/​> of the air & to evry beast of the field but <​as​> for Adam there was not found a<​n​> help meet for him. <​/​> & I, the Lord God, caus<​10 <​11​>/​>ed a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, & he slept, & I took one of his ribs & closed up the flesh in the stead thereof, & the rib which I, the Lord God had taken from man, made I a woman, & brought her unto the man. <​/​> & Adam said, This I know now is bone of <​11 <​12​>/​> my bones & flesh of my flesh, she shall be called woman, because she was taken out of man. <​/​> Therefore shall a man leave his father & <​13/​> mother & shall cleave unto his wife & they shall be one flesh. <​1/​> & they were both naked, the man & his wife, & were not ashamed. <​/​> And I the Lord God spake unto Moses saying, That Satan <​1/​> whom thou hast commanded in the name of mine only begotten is the same which was from the begining, & he came before me saying, Behold I, send me, I will be thy Son, & I will redeem all mankind, that one soul shall not be lost; & shurely, I will do it; <​/​> Wherefore, give me thine honour. <​/​> But, behold; my beloved <​2/​> Son, which was my beloved <​& chosen​> from the begining, saith <​said​> unto me; Father, thy will be done, & the glory be thine forever. <​/​> Wherefore, <​3/​> because that satan rebelled against me, & sought to destroy the [p. 7]
Gold of that land was good & there was bdellium & the Onyx stone And the name of the Second River was called Ghihon the same that compasseth the whole land of Ethiophia And the name of the third River was Hiddekel that which goeth towards the East of Assyrria And the forth River was Euphrates. / And I the Lord God took the man & put him into the 7/ Garden of Eden to dress it & to keep it & I the Lord God commanded the man saying, Of evry tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat, but of the tree of the knowledge of good & evil thou shalt not eat of it, nevertheless, thou mayest choose for thyself, for it is given unto thee. But remember, that I forbid it, for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt shurely die. / And I the Lord God said unto mine only Begotten that 8/ it was not good that the man should be alone Wherefore I will make an help meet for him. / & out of the ground I the Lord God formed 9/ evry beast of the field & evry fowl of the air & commanded that they should come unto Adam to see what he would call them & they were also living souls for I, God, breathed into them the breath of life & commanded that whatsoever Adam called evry living creature that should be the name thereof. / & Adam gave names to all cattle & to the fowl of the air & to evry beast of the field but as for Adam there was not found an help meet for him. / & I, the Lord God, caus 11/ed a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, & he slept, & I took one of his ribs & closed up the flesh in the stead thereof, & the rib which I, the Lord God had taken from man, made I a woman, & brought her unto the man. / & Adam said, This I know now is bone of 12/ my bones & flesh of my flesh, she shall be called woman, because she was taken out of man. / Therefore shall a man leave his father & 13/ mother & shall cleave unto his wife & they shall be one flesh. & they were both naked, the man & his wife, & were not ashamed. / And I the Lord God spake unto Moses saying, That Satan 1/ whom thou hast commanded in the name of mine only begotten is the same which was from the begining, & he came before me saying, Behold I, send me, I will be thy Son, & I will redeem all mankind, that one soul shall not be lost; & shurely, I will do it; / Wherefore, give me thine honour. / But, behold; my beloved 2/ Son, which was my beloved & chosen from the begining, said unto me; Father, thy will be done, & the glory be thine forever. / Wherefore, 3/ because that satan rebelled against me, & sought to destroy the [p. 7]
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