1 Nowe the Lord visited Sarah, as he had saide, and did vnto her according as he had promised.
2 For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his
3 And Abraham called his sonnes name that was borne vnto him, which Sarah bare him, Izhak.
4 Then Abraha circumcised Izhak his sonne, when he was eight dayes olde, as God had commanded him.
5 So Abraham was an hundreth yeere olde, when his sonne Izhak was borne vnto him.
6 Then Sarah said, God hath made me to reioyce: all that heare will reioyce with me.
7 And she said,
8 Then the childe grewe and was weaned: and Abraham made a great feast the same day that Izhak was weaned.
9 And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham,
10 Wherefore she saide vnto Abraham, Cast out this bond woman and her sonne: for ye sonne of this bonde woman shall not be heire with my sonne Izhak.
11 And this thing was very grieuous in Abrahams sight, because of his sonne.
12 And God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the lad, and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be
13 And also of the son of the bondwoman will I make
14 And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and took bread, and a bottle of water, and gave [it] unto Hagar, putting [it] on her shoulder, and the child, and
15 And when the water of the bottell was spent, she cast the childe vnder a certaine tree.
16 Then she went and sate her ouer against him a farre off about a bowe shoote: for she said, I will not see the death of the child; she sate downe ouer against him, and lift vp her voyce and wept.
17 And God
18 Arise, take vp the childe, and holde him in thine hand: for I will make of him a great people.
19 And God
20 And God was
21 And he dwelt in the wildernesse of Paran, and his mother tooke him a wife out of the land of Egypt.
22 And at that same time Abimelech and Phichol his chief captaine spake vnto Abraham, saying, God is with thee in all that thou doest.
23 Nowe therefore sweare vnto me here by God, that thou wilt not hurt me, nor my children, nor my childrens children: thou shalt deale with me, and with the countrey, where thou hast bene a stranger, according vnto the kindnesse that I haue shewed thee.
24 And Abraham said, I will
25 And Abraham rebuked Abimelech for a well of water, which Abimelechs seruants had violently taken away.
26 And Abimelech said,
27 Then Abraham tooke sheepe and beeues, and gaue them vnto Abimelech: and they two made a couenant.
28 And Abraham set seuen lambes of the flocke by themselues.
29 Then Abimelech said vnto Abraham, What meane these seuen lambes, which thou hast set by themselues?
30 And he answered, Because thou shalt receiue of mine hand these seuen lambes, that it may be a witnes vnto me, that I haue digged this well.
31 Wherefore the place is called Beer-sheba, because there they both sware.
32 Thus they made a
33 And [Abraham] planted a grove in Beersheba, and
34 And Abraham was a stranger in the Philistims land a long season.