|1||Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah.||Keturah|
|2||And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah.||Midian|
|3||And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim.||Sheba|
And the sons of Midian;
Ephah, and Epher, and Hanoch, and Abidah, and Eldaah. All these
were the children of Keturah.
|5||And Abraham gave all that he had unto Isaac.|
|6||But unto the sons of the concubines, which Abraham had, Abraham gave gifts, and sent them away from Isaac his son, while he yet lived, eastward, unto the east country.|
|7||And these are the days of the years of Abraham's life which he lived, an hundred threescore and fifteen years.|
|8||Then Abraham gave up the ghost, and died in a good old age, an old man, and full of years; and was gathered to his people.||good old age to his people|
|9||And his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite, which is before Mamre;||Isaac and Ishmael|
The field which Abraham
purchased of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his
And it came to pass
after the death of Abraham, that God blessed his son Isaac; and Isaac
dwelt by the well Lahai-roi.
|12||Now these are the generations of Ishmael, Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's handmaid, bare unto Abraham:||generations of Ishmael|
|13||And these are the names of the sons of Ishmael, by their names, according to their generations: the firstborn of Ishmael, Nebajoth; and Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,|
|14||And Mishma, and Dumah, and Massa,|
|15||Hadar, and Tema, Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah:|
|16||These are the sons of Ishmael, and these are their names, by their towns, and by their castles; twelve princes according to their nations.|
|17||And these are the years of the life of Ishmael, an hundred and thirty and seven years: and he gave up the ghost and died; and was gathered unto his people.|
And they dwelt from Havilah unto
Shur, that is before Egypt, as thou goest toward Assyria:
and he died in the presence of all his brethren.
|19||And these are the generations of Isaac, Abraham's son: Abraham begat Isaac:||generations of Isaac|
|20||And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padan-aram, the sister to Laban the Syrian.||Syrian|
|21||And Isaac intreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.|
|22||And the children struggled together within her; and she said, If it be so, why am I thus? And she went to enquire of the LORD.||struggled together within her|
And the LORD said unto her, Two
nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall be
separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger
than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.
|serve the younger R912|
|24||And when her days to be delivered were fulfilled, behold, there were twins in her womb.|
|25||And the first came out red, all over like an hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.||Esau|
|26||And after that came his brother out, and his hand took hold on Esau's heel; and his name was called Jacob: and Isaac was threescore years old when she bare them.||Esau’s heel|
|27||And the boys grew: and Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents.||cunning hunter plain man|
And Isaac loved Esau, because he
did eat of his venison: but Rebekah loved Jacob.
|Isaac loved Esau|
|29||And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:||sod pottage|
|30||And Esau said to Jacob, Feed me, I pray thee, with that same red pottage; for I am faint: therefore was his name called Edom.|
|31||And Jacob said, Sell me this day thy birthright.||birthright|
|32||And Esau said, Behold, I am at the point to die: and what profit shall this birthright do to me?||at the point to die|
|33||And Jacob said, Swear to me this day; and he sware unto him: and he sold his birthright unto Jacob.||sold his birthright|
Then Jacob gave Esau bread and
pottage of lentiles; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his
way: thus Esau despised his birthright.
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