Abraham's sons by Keturah
25:1 Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name [was]
25:2 And she bore him
Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and
25:3 And Jokshan begat Sheba, and Dedan. And the sons of
Dedan were Asshurim, and Letushim, and Leummim.
25:4 And the sons of Midian ; Ephah, and Epher, and Hanoch,
and Abida, and Eldaah. All these [were] the sons of
25:5 And Abraham gave all that he had unto Isaac.
25:6 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.
Death of Abraham
25:7 And these [are] the days of the years of
Abraham's life which he lived, an hundred seventy five years.
25:8 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
25:9 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 ;
25:10 The field which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth
there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his wife.
25:11 And it came to pass after the death of Abraham, that Eloheem blessed his son Isaac ; and Isaac dwelt by the
25:12 Now these [are] the generations of Ishmael,
Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's handmaid, bare
25:13 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
25:14 And Mishma, and Dumah, and Massa,
25:15 Hadar, and Tema, Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah
25:16 These [are] the sons of Ishmael, and these
[are] their names, by their towns, and by their castles ; twelve
princes according to their nations.
25:17 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.
25:18 And they lived from Havilah unto Shur, that [is]
before Egypt, as you go toward Assyria [and] he died in
the presence of all his brethren.
25:19 And these [are] the generations of Isaac,
Abraham's son Abraham begat Isaac
25:20 And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to
wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padanaram, the sister
to Laban the Syrian.
25:21 And Isaac entreated Yehovah for his wife, because she [was]
barren and Yehovah was entreated of him, and Rebekah his wife
25:22 And the children struggled together within her; and she
said, If [it be] so, why [am] I thus ? And she
went to enquire of Yehovah.
25:23 And Yehovah said to her, Two nations [are] in
your womb, and two manner of people shall be separated from your
bowels ; and [the one] people shall be stronger than [the
other] people ; and the elder shall serve the younger.
Birth of Esua and Jacob
25:24 And when her days to be delivered were fulfilled,
behold, [there were] twins in her womb.
25:25 And the first came out red, all over like an hairy
garment ; and they called his name Esau.
25:26 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] sixty years old when she bare
25:27 And the boys grew and Esau was a cunning hunter, a man
of the field ; and Jacob [was] a plain man, dwelling in
25:28 And Isaac loved Esau, because he did eat of [his]
venison but Rebekah loved Jacob.
Sale of Esau's birthright
25:29 And Jacob sod pottage and Esau came from the field, and
he [was] faint
25:30 And Esau said to Jacob, Please feed me, with that same
red [pottage]; for I [am] faint therefore was
his name called Edom.
25:31 And Jacob said, Sell me this day your birthright.
25:32 And Esau said, Behold, I [am] at the point to
die and what profit shall this birthright do to me?
25:33 And Jacob said, Swear to me this day ; and he swore
unto him and he sold his birthright unto Jacob.
25:34 Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentils ; and
he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way thus Esau
despised [his] birthright.
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