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Jay P. Green's Literal Translation 1993

 

   

25:1And Abraham added and took a wife, and her name was Keturah.
25:2And she bore to him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah.
25:3And Jokshan fathered Sheba and Dedan. And the sons of Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim and Leummim.
25:4And the sons of Midian: Ephah, and Epher, and Hanoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the sons of Keturah.
25:5And Abraham gave all that was his to Isaac.
25:6And to the sons of the concubines who were to Abraham, Abraham gave gifts, and sent them away eastward, from his son Isaac, while still alive to an eastern land.
25:7And these are the days of the years of the life of Abraham, which he lived, one hundred seventy five years.
25:8And Abraham expired and died in a good old age, aged and satisfied, and was gathered to his people.
25:9And his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him at the cave of Mach-pelah, at the field of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite which is before Mamre,
25:10The field which Abraham bought from the sons of Heth. Abraham and his wife Sarah were buried there.
25:11And it happened after the death of Abraham, God blessed his son Isaac. And Isaac lived by The Well of the Living One, My Beholder.
25:12And these are the generations of Ishmael, the son of Abraham, whom Hagar the Egyptian, the slave-girl of Sarah, bore to Abraham.
25:13And these are the names of the sons of Ishmael, by their names, according to their generations: the first born of Ishmael was Nebajoth; then Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,
25:14and Mishma, and Dumah, and Massa,
25:15Hadad, and Tema, and Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah.
25:16These were the sons of Ishmael, and these their names in their settlements and in their camps, twelve chiefs according to their nations.
25:17And these were the years of the life of Ishmael, a hundred thirty seven years. And he expired and died, and was gathered to his people.
25:18And they lived from Havilah to Shur, which is facing Egypt as you come toward Assyria; he settled facing all his brothers.
25:19And these were the generations of Isaac, the son of Abraham: Abraham fathered Isaac.
25:20And Isaac was a son of forty years when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Padanaram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to him for a wife.
25:21And Isaac prayed to Jehovah for his wife for she was barren. And Jehovah was entreated for him, and his wife Rebekah conceived.
25:22And the sons struggled together within her. And she said, If this is right, why am I this way? And she went to ask Jehovah.
25:23And Jehovah said to her, Two nations are in your womb; even two peoples shall break from your body And one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.
25:24And her days were fulfilled to bear. And behold! Twins were in her womb.
25:25And the first came out, all of him red like a hairy robe; and they called his name Esau.
25:26And afterward his brother came out, and his hand was holding to the heel of Esau; and his name was called Jacob. And Isaac was a son of sixty years when she bore them.
25:27And the boys grew up. And Esau became a man knowing hunting, a man of the field. And Jacob was a simple man, living in tents.
25:28And Isaac loved Esau, for game was in his mouth. And Rebekah loved Jacob.
25:29And Jacob boiled soup. And Esau came from the field, and he was faint.
25:30And Esau said to Jacob, Please let me eat of the red, this red soup , for I am faint. On account of this his name is called Edom.
25:31And Jacob said, Sell me your birthright today.
25:32And Esau said, Behold, I am going to die, and what good is this, a birthright to me?
25:33And Jacob said, Swear to me today. And he swore to him and sold his birthright to Jacob.
25:34And Jacob gave bread and soup of lentils to Esau. And he ate and drank, and rose up and left. And Esau despised the birthright.
Green's Literal Translation 1993

Green's Literal Translation 1993

Green's Literal Translation (Literal Translation of the Holy Bible - LITV), is a translation of the Bible by Jay P. Green, Sr., first published in 1985. The LITV takes a literal, formal equivalence approach to translation. The Masoretic Text is used as the Hebrew basis for the Old Testament, and the Textus Receptus is used as the Greek basis for the New Testament.


Green's Literal Translation (LITV). Copyright 1993
by Jay P. Green Sr.
All rights reserved. Jay P. Green Sr.,
Lafayette, IN. U.S.A. 47903.