All who hear about this will laugh with me 7 she added. Who set the time of the conception of isaac and who chose his name. Net bible he replied, you must take these seven ewe lambs from my hand as legal proof that i. And the lord visited sarah as he had said, and the lord did unto sarah as he had spoken.
Ecclesiasticus sirach chapter 30 bible catholic online. Bible scripture interlinear king james version bible in basic english union version gb union version big5 bible study tool search in bible verse memorization daily devotion biblical information bible resource download bible bible links. It is justice, as well as wisdom, to do thus, in perptuam rei memoriamthat the circumstance may be perpetually remembered. In these chapters, jacob suffers labans duplicity as esau had to suffer his, though. Questions in this book are designed to help understand the historical stories that the bible describes for us in somewhat detailed chapter scenarios. Laban lives in haran in mesopotamia, outside of the land god has promised to abraham, isaac and, in the previous chapter, to jacob. Genesis chapter 1 bible study commentary genesis 1. There is nothing in the most ancient book which exists that contradicts it. When lot saw them, he rose to meet them and bowed himself with his face to the earth 2 and said, my lords, r please turn aside to your servants house and spend the night s and wash your feet.
All quotes are from the new revised standard version of the bible. In the beginning god created the heavens and the earth. Start studying genesis chapters 21 25 quiz learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Nonbiblical texts do not use the term philistine before ca. So he gave that place the name beersheba, because there the two of them had given their oaths. Read the book of genesis online with full chapter and verse text. Ishmael, the son of the bond woman, cast out of it, ver. And he looked up, and saw the rich men casting their gifts into the treasury. Reflections video books of the bible understanding the bible. Genesis 21 niv the birth of isaac now the lord was bible. The holy bible, new king james version, copyright 1982 thomas nelson. Whoever would have told abraham that sarah would nurse children. While this kind of conduct as a christian is in no way recommended or smiled upon, the bible indicates that even at very low points in our christian experience god can use his saints to draw others to himself.
Previous book previous chapter read the full chapter next chapter next book. From the creation to the beginnings of the feud between esau and jacob, this quiz covers the first half of the book of genesis. The children of abraham lived in one place after hisdeath. What hovered over the face of the waters after the heavens and earth were created.
Genesis 2 click here to download this material in a pdf file. You, the bible, and the holy spirit are priority in interpretation. These are all of the chapters of the book of genesis. Genesis 21, new king james version nkjv the bible app. Did abram worry about the consequences of that battle. Books of the bible list order complete new and old testament. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of genesis in the bible new international version. So they made an agreement at beersheba, and abimelech and phicol, the captain of his army, went back to the land of the philistines. In this chapter we have, isaac, the child of promise, born into abrahams family, ver. His physical desire for rachel is certainly to be expected. He took care to have his title to the well cleared and confirmed, to prevent any disputes or quarrels for the future, genesis 21. The second book of the pentateuch is called exodus, from the greek word for departure, because its central event was understood by the septuagints translators to be the departure of the israelites from egypt. What do we learn about the nature of god in the book of.
I summarised the bible on twitter between aug 2010 and nov 20 one tweet per chapter, one chapter per day. Genesis chapter 21 verse by verse bible commentary. Niv, chronological study bible, leathersoft, brownnavy. Then she departed and wandered in the wilderness of beersheba. It is difficult to read this verse without concluding that there was a great deal of romantic passion in that 77yearold man. In addition to giving abimelech sheep and oxen as a sign of the broad covenant between them to treat each other agreeably, abraham has set aside seven ewe lambs for a specific purpose. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the spirit of god was hovering over the waters.
Jacob had left his homeland in canaan, both to find a wife among his fathers people genesis 28. God said it was through isaac that abrahams offspring would be reckoned, but he would make ishmael into a nation also. Every chapter of the bible in 140 characters or less. Study scripture verses with commentary, concordances, and use highlighting, underlining, take notes in the bible. Such was the case in the life of abraham as described in genesis 20. Genesis 21 commentary, one of over 110 bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, filling six volumes, provides an exhaustive look at every verse in the bible. Genesis 1, new international version niv the bible app. The blessing of the lord brings wealth, without painful toil for it. And he said, take these seven lambs from me as a witness that i have made this waterhole. And abraham set seven ewelambs of the flock by themselves.
Genesis 1 niv bible in the beginning god created the. Abram gave everything back to the sodomites so that no one would believe that he got his riches from sodom. Blue letter bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on christ and the gospel of his peace and righteousness. Genesis 21 and the lord visited sarah as he had said, and the lord did unto sarah as he had spoken.
It is supremely a book that speaks about relationships, highlighting those between god and his creation, between god and humankind, and between human beings. This is a study guide commentary, which means that you are responsible for your own interpretation of the bible. Genesis genesis speaks of beginnings and is foundational to the understanding of the rest of the bible. Genesis 1, new living translation nlt the bible app. And as she sat opposite him, she lifted up her voice and wept.523 602 1468 1232 1067 1427 228 1509 909 136 815 1179 769 486 1016 604 193 1341 873 859 752 1147 1200 394 1282 612 1432 1082 593 535 51 997 1284