Some people "spiritualize away" the promises of God to the Patriarchs. 25 She said moreover unto him, We have both straw and provender enough, and room to lodge in. 27 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hath not left destitute my master of his mercy and his truth: I being in the way, the LORD led me to the house of my master's brethren. King James Version (KJV) Genesis 1:27 in all English translations. He prayed that God would please to make his way in this matter plain and clear before him. And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adam to see what he woul... Read verse in King James Version Commentary on Genesis 24:29-53 (Read Genesis 24:29-53) The making up of the marriage between Isaac and Rebekah is told very particularly. Bible Gateway Recommends. Those events which to us seem the effect of choice, contrivance, or chance, are "appointed out" of God. A Wife for Isaac. Genesis 1:24-28 KJV. Retail: $39.99. 24 1 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the Lord had blessed Abraham in all things. She should be simple, industrious, humble, cheerful, serviceable, and hospitable. 19 And when she had done giving him drink, she said, I will draw water for thy camels also, until they have done drinking. 7 The Lord God of heaven, which took me from my father's house, and from the land of my kindred, and which spake unto me, and that sware unto me, saying, Unto thy seed will I give this land; he shall send his angel before thee, and thou shalt take a wife unto my son from thence. We may hope that she had such an idea of the religion and godliness in the family she was to go to, as made her willing to forget her own people and her father's house. 42 And I came this day unto the well, and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go: 43 Behold, I stand by the well of water; and it shall come to pass, that when the virgin cometh forth to draw water, and I say to her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water of thy pitcher to drink; 44 And she say to me, Both drink thou, and I will also draw for thy camels: let the same be the woman whom the LORD hath appointed out for my master's son. The servant was intent upon his business. Genesis 24 KJV + Strong's. 5 And the servant said unto him, Peradventure the woman will not be willing to follow me unto this land: must I needs bring thy son again unto the land from whence thou camest? Genesis 24 King James Version << Genesis 23 | Genesis 24 | Genesis 25 >> A Wife Obtained for Isaac. King James Version (KJV) Bible Book List. On learning that she was of his master's relations, he bowed down his head and worshipped, blessing God. 6 And Abraham said unto him, Beware thou that thou bring not my son thither again. 23 And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man. To live in such families, or to have such servants, both are blessings from God which should be highly valued, and thankfully acknowledged. 24 And the Lord appeared unto him the same night, and said, I am the God of Abraham thy father: fear not, for I am with thee, and will bless thee, and multiply thy seed for my servant Abraham's sake. 53 And the servant brought forth jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment, and gave them to Rebekah: he gave also to her brother and to her mother precious things. Observe what an affectionate son Isaac was: it was about three years since his mother died, and yet he was not, till now, comforted. King James Version (KJV) Bible Book List. And the servant had said, It is my master: therefore she took a vail, and covered herself. Genesis 24. And he said unto the woman, † Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden? 59 And they sent away Rebekah their sister, and her nurse, and Abraham's servant, and his men. 22 And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold; 23 And said, Whose daughter art thou? 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Parents, in disposing of their children, should carefully consult the welfare of their souls, and their furtherance in the way to heaven. 50 Then Laban and Bethuel answered and said, The thing proceedeth from the LORD: we cannot speak unto thee bad or good. 1 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. When the steward came to seek a wife for his master, he did not go to places of amusement and sinful pleasure, and pray that he might meet one there, but to the well of water, expecting to find one there employed aright. 24 And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so. Genesis 24:60 Context. How does Abraham, Abraham's servant, Laban, and Buethel regard the role of God in this story according to the verses below? (Gen 24:34-49) The servant tells his story and what he is there for. 2 And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh: 3 And I will make thee swear by the LORD, the God of heaven, and the God of the earth, that thou shalt not take a wife unto my son of the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I dwell: 4 But thou shalt go unto my country, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son Isaac. This is the King James Version of the Audio Bible. Genesis 3:1-24 KJV. 9 And the servant put his hand under the thigh of Abraham his master, and sware to him concerning that matter. (1-9) The journey of Abraham's servant to Mesopotamia, His meeting with Rebekah. Genesis 24:1-67—Navigate by chapter and verse in the King James Version of the Bible. Genesis 12:3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed. 25 Then again Abraham took a wife, and her name was Keturah. Bible / Our Library / Bible Commentaries / Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete) / Genesis / Genesis 24; Share Tweet. 39 And I said unto my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me. He tells them the charge his master had given him, with the reason of it. Genesis 24 King James Version (KJV). Genesis 24. Genesis 24:1 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so. 24 And she said unto him, c I am the daughter of Bethuel the son of Milcah, which she bare unto Nahor. 2 And she bare him Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the servant had said, It is my master: therefore she took a vail, and covered herself. 25 She said moreover unto him, We have both straw and provender enough, and room to lodge in. Genesis 24 King James Version (KJV). A Wife for Isaac. And she said, I will go. The goodness of Rebekah's character shows there was nothing wrong in her answer, though it be not agreeable to modern customs among us. 53 And the servant brought forth jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment, and gave them to Rebekah: he gave also to her brother and to her mother precious things. Genesis 24 And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. 33 And there was set meat before him to eat: but he said, I will not eat, until I have told mine errand. 47 And I asked her, and said, Whose daughter art thou? The doing our work, and the fulfilling our trusts, either for God or man, should be preferred by us before our food: it was our Saviour's meat and drink, #Joh 4:34|. 13 Behold, I stand here by the well of water; and the daughters of the men of the city come out to draw water: 14 And let it come to pass, that the damsel to whom I shall say, Let down thy pitcher, I pray thee, that I may drink; and she shall say, Drink, and I will give thy camels drink also: let the same be she that thou hast appointed for thy servant Isaac; and thereby shall I know that thou hast shewed kindness unto my master. King James Version Update. And she said, I will go. It therefore ought always to be undertaken with much care and prudence, especially with reference to the will of God, and with prayer for his direction and blessing. More share Copy the Book of Genesis old testament in King James Version