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30 And to every beast of the earth, 15 And the LORD God took the man, and to every fowl of the air, and to and put him into the garden of Eden, every thing that creepeth upon the to dress it, and to keep it. earth, wherein there is life, I have 16 And the LORD God commanded given every green herb for meat: and the man, saying, or every tree of the it was 80.

garden thou mayest freely eat: 31 And God saw every thing that 17 But of the tree of the knowledge he had made: and behold, it was very of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of good. And the evening and the morn it: for in the day that thou eatest ing were the sixth day.

thereof thou shalt surely die. CHAP. II.

18 TAnd the LORD God said, It is not 1 The first sabbath. 4 The manner of good that the man should be alone: I

the creation. 8 The planting of the will make him an help meet for him. garden of Eden, 10 and the river 19 And out of the ground the LORD thereof. 17 The tree of knowledge God formed every beast of the field, only forbidden. 19, 20 The naming and every fowl of the air, and brought of the creatures. 21 The making of them unto Adam to see what he would woman, and institution of marriage. call them; and whatsoever Adam callTHUS the heavens and the earth

ed every living creature, that was the

name thereof. them.

20 And Adam gave names to all 2 And on the seventh day God ended cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and his work which he had made; and he to every beast of the field : but for rested on the seventh day from all his Adam there was not found an help work which he had made.

meet for him. 3 And God blessed the seventh day, 21 And the LORD God caused a deep and sanctified it: because that in it sleep to fall upon A daril, and he slept; he had rested from all his work which and he tonk one of his ribs, and closed God created and made. 4 1 These are the generations of the

2 And the rib, which the LORD God heavens and of the earth when, they had taken from man, made he a wo. were created, in the day that se LORD man, and brought her unto the man. God made the earth 5 And

ba'the field before of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: every it was in the Pearth, and every herb she

shall be called Woman, because of the fielt before it grew: for the she was taken out of man. LORD God had not caused it to rain 24 Therefore shall a man leave his upon the earth, and there was not a father and his mother, and shall cleave man to till the ground.

unto his wife: and they shall be one 6 But there went up a mist from the flesh. earth, and watered the whole face of 25 And they were both naked, the man the ground.

and his wife, and were not ashamed. 7 And the LORD God formed man of

CHAP. III. the dust of the ground, and breathed i The serpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Man's into his nostrils the breath of life, and shameful fall. 3 God arraigneth man became a living soul.

them. 14 The serpent is cursed. 81 And the LORD God planted a 15 The promised seed. 16 The pun. garden eastward in Fden; and there ishment of mankind. 21 Their first he put the man whom he had formed. clothing, 22 Their casting out of 9 And out of the ground made the paradise. LORD God to grow every tree that is New any

feast of the field which pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst the LORD God had made : of the garden, and the tree of know said unto the woman, Yea, hath God ledge of good and evil.

said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of 10 And a river went out of Eden to the garden? water the garden : and from thence it 2 And the woman said unto the serwas parted, and became into four heads. pent, We may eat of the fruit of the

11 The name of the first is Pison : trees of the garden: that is it which compasseth the whole 3 But of the fruit of the tree which land of Havilah, where there is gold; is in the midst of the garden, God hath

12 And the gold of that land is good : said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither there is bdellium and the onyx-stonc. shall ye touch it, lest ye die.

13 And the name of the second river 4 And the serpent said unto the wois Gihon: the same is it that compass man, Ye shall not surely die : eth the whole land of Ethiopia.

5 For God doth know, that in the day 14 And the name of the third river ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be is Hiddekel: that is it which goeth opened; and ye shall be as gods, know. toward the east of Assyria. And the ing good and evil. fourth river is Euphrates.

6 And when the woman saw that

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the tree was good for food suct that it , 22.1 And the LORD God said, Bee was pleasant to the res, and a tree to hold, the man is become as one of us, be desired w make one wise; she took to know good and evil: and now, lest of die fruit thereof, and did eat, and he put forth his hand, and take also of gave also unto her husband with her, the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever: and he did eat.

23 Therefore the LORD God sent him 7 And the eyes of them both were forth from the garden of Eden, to till opened, and they knew that they were the ground from whence he was taken. naked and they sewed fig-leaves to 24 So he drove out the man: and he gether, and made themselves aprons. placed at the east of the garden of 8 And they heard the voice of the Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword LORD God walking in the garden in which turned every way, to keep the the cool of the day : and Adam and way of the tree of life. his wife hid themselves from the pres

CHAP. IV. ence of the LORD God amongst the 1 The birth, trade, and religion of Cain trees of the garden.

and Abel. 8 The murder of Adel. 9 And the LORD God called unto 11 The curse of Cain. 17 Enoch the Adam, and said unto him, Where art

first city. 19 Lamech and his two thou 2

wives. 25 The birth of Seth, 26 and 10 And he said, I heard thy voice in Enos. the garden: and I was afraid, because I was naked ; and I hid myself.

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and she conceived, and bare Cain, 11 And he said, Who told thee that and said, I have gotten a man from thou wast naked ? Hast thou eaten of the LORD. the tree whereof I commanded thee, 2 And she again bare his brother that thou shouldest not eat?

Abel: and Abel was a keeper of sheep, 12 And the man said, The woman but Cain was a tiller of the ground. whom thou gavest to be with me, she 3 And in process of time it came to gave me of the tree, and I did eat.

pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of 13 And the LORD God said unto the the ground an offering unto the LORD. woman, What is this that thou hast

4 And Abel, he also brought of the done? And the woman said, The ser- firstlings of his flock, and of the fat pent beguiled me, and I did eat. thereof. And the LORD had respect

14 And the LORD God said unto the unto Abel, and to his offering : serpent, Because thou hast done this,

5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, thou art nou above all cattle, and he had not respect : and Cain was very struve every beast of the field : upon wrath, and his countenance R611. thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt 6 And the LORD said unto Oainty thou eat all the days of thy life: Why art thou wroth ? and why is thy

15 And I will put enmity between countenance fallen ? thee and the woman, and between thy 7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be seed and her seed: it shall bruise thy accepted ? and if thou doest not well, head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. sin lieth at the door : and unto thee

16 Unto the woman he said, I will shall be his desire, and thou shalt rule greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy over him. conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring 8 Aud Cain talked with Abel his forth children: and thy desire shall be brother: and it came to pass when to thy husband, and he shall rule over they were in the field, that Cain rose up

against Abel his brother, and slew him. 17 And unto Adam he said, Because 9 And the LORD said unto Cain, thou hast hearkened unto the voice of Where is Abel thy brother? And he thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree of said, I know not: Am I my brother's which I commanded thee, saying, keeper? Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the 10 And he said, What hast thou ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt done ? the voice of thy brother's blood thou eat of it all the days of thy life; crieth unto me from the ground.

18 Thorns also and thistles shall it 11 And now art thou cursed from the bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat earth, which hath opened her mouth to the herb of the field :

receive thy brother's blood from thy 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou hand. eat bread, till thou return uuto the 12 When thou tillest the gronnd, it ground; for out of it wast thou taken: shall not henceforth yield unto thee for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt her strength: A fugitive and a vaga thou return.

bond shalt thou be in the earth. 20 And Adam called his wife's name 13 And Cain said unto the LORD, MY Eve, because she was the mother of all punishment is greater than I can bear. living.

14 Behold, thou hast driven me out 21 Unto Adam also and to his wife this day from the face of the earth; did the LORD God make coats of and from thy face shall I be hid; and skins, and clothed them.

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ENESIS.

15 And the LORD God took the man, to and put him into the garden of Eden,

to dress it, and to keep it.

16 And the LORD God commanded
ad the man, saying, or every tree of the

garden thou mayest freely eat:
at 17 But of the tree of the knowledge
ry of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of
n-it: for in the day that thou eatest

thereof thou shalt surely die.

18 T And the LORD God said, It is not
of good that the man should be alone: I
he

will make him an help meet for him.
19 And out of the ground the LORD
God formed every beast of the field,

and every fow) of the air, and brought
of them unto Adam to see what he would
.

call them; and whatsoever Adam callth

ed every living creature, that was the of

name thereof.

20 And Adam gave names to all d cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and le

to every beast of the field: but for is Adam there was not found an help

meet for him.

21 And the LORD God caused a deep
it sleep to fall upon A dan, and he slept;
hand he task one of his ribs, and closed

t desh instead thereof:
2 And the rib, which the LORD God
had taken from man, made he a wo-
man, and brought her into the man.

23 And Adam said, This is now bone
e of my bones, and flesh of my flesh:

she shall be called Woman, because
she was taken out of man.

24 Therefore shall a man leave his
a father and his mother, and shall cleave

unto his wife : and they shall be one
fesh.

25 And they were both naked, the man
and his wife, and were not ashamed.

CHAP. III.
1 The serpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Man's

shameful fall. 3 God arraigneth
them. 14 The serpent is cursed.
15 The promised seed. 16 The pun.
ishment of mankind. 21 Their first
clothing, 22 Their casting out of
paradise.

TOW the serpent was more subtile the LORD God had made : and he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden ?

2 And the woman said unto the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden:

3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.

4 And the serpent said unto the wo-
man, Ye shall not surely die :

5 For God doth know, that in the day
ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be
opened; and ye shall be as gods, know-
ing good and evil.
6 Aud when the woman saw that

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