Genesis Chapter 11

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1: And the whole earth was of one language, and of one speech. edit

2: And it came to pass, as they journeyed from the east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar; and they dwelt there. edit

3: And they said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and burn them thoroughly. And they had brick for stone, and slime had they for morter. edit

4: And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth. edit

5: And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men builded. edit

6: And the LORD said, Behold, the people is one, and they have all one language; and this they begin to do: and now nothing will be restrained from them, which they have imagined to do. edit

7: Go to, let us go down, and there confound their language, that they may not understand one another's speech. edit

8: So the LORD scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth: and they left off to build the city. edit

9: Therefore is the name of it called Tower of Babel; because the LORD did there confound the language of all the earth: and from thence did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the face of all the earth. edit

10: These are the generations of Shem: Shem was an hundred years old, and begat Arphaxad two years after the flood: edit

11: And Shem lived after he begat Arphaxad five hundred years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

12: And Arphaxad lived five and thirty years, and begat Salah: edit

13: And Arphaxad lived after he begat Salah four hundred and three years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

14: And Salah lived thirty years, and begat Eber: edit

15: And Salah lived after he begat Eber four hundred and three years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

16: And Eber lived four and thirty years, and begat Peleg: edit

17: And Eber lived after he begat Peleg four hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

18: And Peleg lived thirty years, and begat Reu: edit

19: And Peleg lived after he begat Reu two hundred and nine years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

20: And Reu lived two and thirty years, and begat Serug: edit

21: And Reu lived after he begat Serug two hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

22: And Serug lived thirty years, and begat Nahor: edit

23: And Serug lived after he begat Nahor two hundred years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

24: And Nahor lived nine and twenty years, and begat Terah: edit

25: And Nahor lived after he begat Terah an hundred and nineteen years, and begat sons and daughters. edit

26: And Terah lived seventy years, and begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran. edit

27: Now these are the generations of Terah: Terah begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran begat Lot. edit

28: And Haran died before his father Terah in the land of his nativity, in Ur of the Chaldees. edit

29: And Abram and Nahor took them wives: the name of Abram's wife was Sarai; and the name of Nahor's wife, Milcah, the daughter of Haran, the father of Milcah, and the father of Iscah. edit

30: But Sarai was barren; she had no child. edit

31: And Terah took Abram his son, and Lot the son of Haran his son's son, and Sarai his daughter in law, his son Abram's wife; and they went forth with them from Ur of the Chaldees, to go into the land of Canaan; and they came unto Haran, and dwelt there. edit

32: And the days of Terah were two hundred and five years: and Terah died in Haran. edit

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