(BT) 35 The Lord has blessed(BU) my master abundantly,(BV) and he has become wealthy. 52 When Abraham’s servant heard what they said, he bowed down to the ground before the Lord. And he replied, “It is my master.” So Rebekah covered her face with her veil. (C) 2 He said to the senior servant(D) in his household, the one in charge of all that he had,(E) “Put your hand under my thigh. (AF), 12 Then he prayed, “Lord, God of my master Abraham,(AG) make me successful(AH) today, and show kindness(AI) to my master Abraham. 8 If the woman is unwilling to come back with you, then you will be released from this oath(W) of mine. It was evening, and the women were coming out to draw water. Summary; Audio; Videos; Summary of the Book of Genesis. Genesis / Genesis 24; Share Tweet. Abraham’s Servant Finds a Wife for Isaac By that time Abraham was very old. (CY) I praised the Lord, the God of my master Abraham,(CZ) who had led me on the right road to get the granddaughter of my master’s brother for his son. Genesis 24 – A Bride for Isaac A. Abraham’s commission to his servant. How does Abraham, Abraham's servant, Laban, and Buethel regard the role of God in this story according to the verses below? 11 He made the camels kneel beside a well just outside the town. (BF)” 25 And she added, “We have plenty of straw and fodder,(BG) as well as room for you to spend the night.”, 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord,(BH) 27 saying, “Praise be to the Lord,(BI) the God of my master Abraham,(BJ) who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness(BK) to my master. (BD) Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night? 67 Isaac brought her into the tent(EB) of his mother Sarah,(EC) and he married Rebekah. “Then she can go.”, 56 But he said, “Don’t delay me. Please tell me yes or no, and then I’ll know what to do next.”, 50 Then Laban and Bethuel replied, “The Lord has obviously brought you here, so there is nothing we can say. I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.”, 32 So the man went to the house, and the camels were unloaded. (BS) 33 Then food was set before him, but he said, “I will not eat until I have told you what I have to say.”, 34 So he said, “I am Abraham’s servant. And he replied, “It is my master.” So Rebekah covered her face with her veil. (BN) 29 Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban,(BO) and he hurried out to the man at the spring. (AJ) 14 May it be that when I say to a young woman, ‘Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,’ and she says, ‘Drink,(AK) and I’ll water your camels too’(AL)—let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. 18 “Drink,(AW) my lord,” she said, and quickly lowered the jar to her hands and gave him a drink. 2 He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh. 7 “The Lord, the God of heaven,(R) who brought me out of my father’s household and my native land(S) and who spoke to me and promised me on oath, saying, ‘To your offspring[a](T) I will give this land’(U)—he will send his angel before you(V) so that you can get a wife for my son from there. Straw and fodder(BR) were brought for the camels, and water for him and his men to wash their feet. 59 So they said good-bye to Rebekah and sent her away with Abraham’s servant and his men. Genesis 24:7 "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." 24 And God said, “Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: the livestock, the creatures that move along the ground, and the wild animals, each according to its kind.” And it was so. (BW) He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female servants, and camels and donkeys. 8 If the woman is unwilling to come back with you, then you will be released from this oath(W) of mine. 24 Abraham was now very old, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. Genesis 23 Genesis 25 Genesis 24 New International Version (NIV) Isaac and Rebekah. (CK) If a young woman(CL) comes out to draw water and I say to her, “Please let me drink a little water from your jar,”(CM) 44 and if she says to me, “Drink, and I’ll draw water for your camels too,” let her be the one the Lord has chosen for my master’s son.’(CN), 45 “Before I finished praying in my heart,(CO) Rebekah came out, with her jar on her shoulder. This summary of the book of Genesis provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Genesis. 1 Abraham was now very old, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. The Lord God, etc. Paragraph. Genesis 24 - NIV: Abraham was now very old, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. 54 Then he and the men who were with him ate and drank and spent the night there. And he gave him tithes of all. (O) Shall I then take your son back to the country you came from?(P)”. I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.”, 32 So the man went to the house, and the camels were unloaded. 18 “Yes, my lord,” she answered, “have a drink.” And she quickly lowered her jug from her shoulder and gave him a drink. (CS), 47 “I asked her, ‘Whose daughter are you?’(CT), “She said, ‘The daughter of Bethuel(CU) son of Nahor, whom Milkah bore to him.’(CV), “Then I put the ring in her nose(CW) and the bracelets on her arms,(CX) 48 and I bowed down and worshiped the Lord. Now Abraham was old, well advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. This is how I will know that you have shown unfailing love to my master.”, 15 Before he had finished praying, he saw a young woman named Rebekah coming out with her water jug on her shoulder. He set out for Aram Naharaim[b](AC) and made his way to the town of Nahor. So he rushed out to the spring, where the man was still standing beside his camels. 47 “Then I asked, ‘Whose daughter are you?’ She replied, ‘I am the daughter of Bethuel, and my grandparents are Nahor and Milcah.’ So I put the ring on her nose, and the bracelets on her wrists. He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in … 34 “I am Abraham’s servant,” he explained. “Why are you standing out here? When they got up the next morning, he said, “Send me on my way(DJ) to my master.”, 55 But her brother and her mother replied, “Let the young woman remain with us ten days or so;(DK) then you[e] may go.”, 56 But he said to them, “Do not detain me, now that the Lord has granted success(DL) to my journey. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! 22 Then at last, when the camels had finished drinking, he took out a gold ring for her nose and two large gold bracelets[b] for her wrists. Only do not take my son back there.”(X) 9 So the servant put his hand under the thigh(Y) of his master(Z) Abraham and swore an oath to him concerning this matter. This is my request. 30 He had seen the nose-ring and the bracelets on his sister’s wrists, and had heard Rebekah tell what the man had said. 35 “And the Lord has greatly blessed my master; he has become a wealthy man. Genesis 24:1. In the foregoing chapter we had Abraham burying his wife, here we have him marrying his son. She was the daughter of Bethuel, who was the son of Abraham’s brother Nahor and his wife, Milcah. 59 So they sent their sister Rebekah on her way,(DP) along with her nurse(DQ) and Abraham’s servant and his men. 15 Before he had finished praying,(AO) Rebekah(AP) came out with her jar on her shoulder. Listen to the Bible. 65 “Who is that man walking through the fields to meet us?” she asked the servant. Only do not take my son back there.”(X) 9 So the servant put his hand under the thigh(Y) of his master(Z) Abraham and swore an oath to him concerning this matter. “My grandparents are Nahor and Milcah. Red Letter. Genesis 24. (AS) 16 The woman was very beautiful,(AT) a virgin;(AU) no man had ever slept with her. 30 As soon as he had seen the nose ring, and the bracelets on his sister’s arms,(BP) and had heard Rebekah tell what the man said to her, he went out to the man and found him standing by the camels near the spring. Tools. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain. [a] He will send his angel ahead of you, and he will see to it that you find a wife there for my son. (BD) Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night? 24:22 That is, about 4 ounces or about 115 grams Then he asked, “Whose daughter are you? She went down to the spring, filled her jar and came up again. “He is my master,” the servant answered. 48 “Then I bowed low and worshiped the Lord. (1-4) Abraham sends out a servant to seek out a bride for his son. Gen 24:2. (AD) 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well(AE) outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. (BA), 22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring(BB) weighing a beka[c] and two gold bracelets(BC) weighing ten shekels. She went down to the spring and drew water. 24 That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh. 24 Abraham was now very old,(A) and the Lord had blessed(B) him in every way. (DG) 53 Then the servant brought out gold and silver jewelry and articles of clothing(DH) and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave costly gifts(DI) to her brother and to her mother. (DG) 53 Then the servant brought out gold and silver jewelry and articles of clothing(DH) and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave costly gifts(DI) to her brother and to her mother. (AS) 16 The woman was very beautiful,(AT) a virgin;(AU) no man had ever slept with her. (EF), 24 Abraham was now a very old man, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. He swore to follow Abraham’s instructions. The best servant in his house … (BZ) 37 And my master made me swear an oath,(CA) and said, ‘You must not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, in whose land I live,(CB) 38 but go to my father’s family and to my own clan, and get a wife for my son.’(CC), 39 “Then I asked my master, ‘What if the woman will not come back with me?’(CD), 40 “He replied, ‘The Lord, before whom I have walked faithfully,(CE) will send his angel with you(CF) and make your journey a success,(CG) so that you can get a wife for my son from my own clan and from my father’s family. Yes, you must find a wife for my son from among my relatives, from my father’s family. NIV 1 Abraham was now very old, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. 24 Abraham was now very old,(A) and the Lord had blessed(B) him in every way. 16 The woman was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever slept with her. 31 “Come, you who are blessed by the Lord,”(BQ) he said. 60 And they blessed(DR) Rebekah and said to her, “Our sister, may you increase    to thousands upon thousands;(DS)may your offspring possess    the cities of their enemies.”(DT). Then the servant left, taking with him ten of his master’s camels loaded with all kinds of good things from his master. 13 See, I am standing here beside this spring, and the young women of the town are coming out to draw water. 54 Then they ate their meal, and the servant and the men with him stayed there overnight. 53 Then he brought out silver and gold jewelry and clothing and presented them to Rebekah. Genesis 3:24 New International Version (NIV) 24 After he drove the man out, he placed on the east side [ a ] of the Garden of Eden cherubim and a flaming sword flashing back … (CH) 41 You will be released from my oath if, when you go to my clan, they refuse to give her to you—then you will be released from my oath.’(CI), 42 “When I came to the spring today, I said, ‘Lord, God of my master Abraham, if you will, please grant success(CJ) to the journey on which I have come. 6 “Make sure that you do not take my son back there,”(Q) Abraham said. So she took her veil, That is, about 1/5 ounce or about 5.7 grams, That is, about 4 ounces or about 115 grams. 3 I want you to swear by the Lord, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you will not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I am living, 4 but will go to my country and my own … 37 And my master made me take an oath. But under no circumstances are you to take my son there.”. 10 Then the servant left, taking with him ten of his master’s camels(AA) loaded with all kinds of good things(AB) from his master. 61 Then Rebekah and her attendants(DU) got ready and mounted the camels and went back with the man. (AZ) 21 Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the Lord had made his journey successful. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 24 Abraham was now very old, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. 62 Now Isaac had come from Beer Lahai Roi,(DV) for he was living in the Negev. 8 If she is unwilling to come back with you, then you are free from this oath of mine. “Are you willing to go with this man?” they asked her. 31 “Come, you who are blessed by the Lord,”(BQ) he said. 2 He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh. 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah. Isaac and Rebekah. Commentary. 49 So tell me—will you or won’t you show unfailing love and faithfulness to my master? Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. 24 She answered him, “I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milkah bore to Nahor.” 25 And she added, “We have plenty of straw and fodder, as well as room for you to spend the night.” 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord , 27 saying, “Praise be to the Lord , the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. So she took her veil(EA) and covered herself. Genesis 25 New International Version (NIV) The Death of Abraham 25 Abraham had taken another wife, whose name was Keturah. (AJ) 14 May it be that when I say to a young woman, ‘Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,’ and she says, ‘Drink,(AK) and I’ll water your camels too’(AL)—let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. (DE) 51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go, and let her become the wife of your master’s son, as the Lord has directed.(DF)”. Genesis 24:7 Or seed; Genesis 24:10 That is, Northwest Mesopotamia; Genesis 24:22 That is, about 1/5 ounce or about 5.7 grams; Genesis 24:22 That is, about 4 ounces or about 115 grams; Genesis 24:55 Or she; Genesis 24:63 The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain. Genesis 24 :: New International Version (NIV) Strong's. Genesis 24:12 And he said O LORD God of my master Abraham, I pray you, send me good speed this day, and show kindness to my master Abraham.. Genesis 9:26 And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.. Genesis 14:20 And blessed be the most high God, which has delivered your enemies into your hand. (DA) 49 Now if you will show kindness and faithfulness(DB) to my master, tell me; and if not, tell me, so I may know which way to turn.”, 50 Laban and Bethuel(DC) answered, “This is from the Lord;(DD) we can say nothing to you one way or the other. Verse. Genesis 24 . 2 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.. 3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go. 14 This is my request. When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a beka 24:22 That is, about 1/5 ounce or about 5.7 grams and two gold bracelets weighing ten shekels. 10 Then he loaded ten of Abraham’s camels with all kinds of expensive gifts from his master, and he traveled to distant Aram-naharaim. - He expresses the strongest confidence in God, that the great designs for which he had brought him from his own kindred to propagate the true religion in the earth would be accomplished; and that therefore, when earthly instruments failed, heavenly ones should be employed. So I said to her, ‘Please give me a drink.’ 46 She quickly lowered her jug from her shoulder and said, ‘Yes, have a drink, and I will water your camels, too!’ So I drank, and then she watered the camels. Send me on my way(DM) so I may go to my master.”, 57 Then they said, “Let’s call the young woman and ask her about it.”(DN) 58 So they called Rebekah and asked her, “Will you go with this man?”. 25 Yes, we have plenty of straw and feed for the camels, and we have room for guests.”, 26 The man bowed low and worshiped the Lord. 57 “Well,” they said, “we’ll call Rebekah and ask her what she thinks.” 58 So they called Rebekah. 21 The servant watched her in silence, wondering whether or not the Lord had given him success in his mission. 2 He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh. The woman who had been Rebekah’s childhood nurse went along with her. “Why are you standing out here? 61 Then Rebekah and her servant girls mounted the camels and followed the man. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. (AD) 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well(AE) outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. New International Version (NIV), When they got up the next morning, he said, “Send me on my way, “He is my master,” the servant answered. 16 Rebekah was very beautiful and old enough to be married, but she was still a virgin. Commentary. 13 See, I am standing beside this spring, and the daughters of the townspeople are coming out to draw water. The Lord had blessed Abraham in every way. (C) 2 He said to the senior servant(D) in his household, the one in charge of all that he had,(E) “Put your hand under my thigh. 10 Then the servant left, taking with him ten of his master’s camels(AA) loaded with all kinds of good things(AB) from his master. (DE) 51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go, and let her become the wife of your master’s son, as the Lord has directed.(DF)”. NIV. But Abraham’s servant said, “I don’t want to eat until I have told you why I have come.”. 3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan; the descendants of Dedan were the Ashurites, the Letushites and the Leummites. 1 Abraham was now very old, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. 19 When she had given him a drink, she said, “I’ll draw water for your camels, too, until they have had enough to drink.” 20 So she quickly emptied her jug into the watering trough and ran back to the well to draw water for all his camels. Should I then take Isaac there to live among your relatives in the land you came from?”, 6 “No!” Abraham responded. He loved her deeply, and she was a special comfort to him after the death of his mother. 25 God made the wild animals according to their kinds, the livestock according to their kinds, and all the creatures that move along the ground according to their kinds. 1. Try it free for 30 days. 12 “O Lord, God of my master, Abraham,” he prayed. (DW) 63 He went out to the field one evening to meditate,[f](DX) and as he looked up,(DY) he saw camels approaching. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. NIV. “Be careful never to take my son there. (CP) She went down to the spring and drew water, and I said to her, ‘Please give me a drink.’(CQ), 46 “She quickly lowered her jar from her shoulder and said, ‘Drink, and I’ll water your camels too.’(CR) So I drank, and she watered the camels also. 15 Before he had finished praying,(AO) Rebekah(AP) came out with her jar on her shoulder. 38 Go instead to my father’s house, to my relatives, and find a wife there for my son.’, 39 “But I said to my master, ‘What if I can’t find a young woman who is willing to go back with me?’ 40 He responded, ‘The Lord, in whose presence I have lived, will send his angel with you and will make your mission successful. Genesis 24:7 Parallel. (AM) By this I will know(AN) that you have shown kindness to my master.”. 19 After she had given him a drink, she said, “I’ll draw water for your camels(AX) too,(AY) until they have had enough to drink.” 20 So she quickly emptied her jar into the trough, ran back to the well to draw more water, and drew enough for all his camels. Genesis 23 Genesis 25 Chapter 24. 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, “Please give me a little water from your jar.”(AV). Tools. (BW) He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female servants, and camels and donkeys. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Isaac and Rebekah . I will ask one of them, ‘Please give me a drink from your jug.’ If she says, ‘Yes, have a drink, and I will water your camels, too!’—let her be the one you have selected as Isaac’s wife. “And please tell me, would your father have any room to put us up for the night?”, 24 “I am the daughter of Bethuel,” she replied. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 66 Then the servant told Isaac all he had done. So the servant took Rebekah and left. 1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. (AM) By this I will know(AN) that you have shown kindness to my master.”. And Abraham was old, [and] well stricken in age Being now one hundred and forty years of age, for as he was an hundred years old when Isaac was born, and Isaac was forty years of age when he married Rebekah, which was at this time, Abraham must be of the age mentioned, see ( Genesis 21:5) ( 25:20) ; and the Lord had blessed Abraham in all things; All rights reserved worldwide. 64 When Rebekah looked up and saw Isaac, she quickly dismounted from her camel. When they got up the next morning, he said, “Send me on my way(DJ) to my master.”, 55 But her brother and her mother replied, “Let the young woman remain with us ten days or so;(DK) then you[e] may go.”, 56 But he said to them, “Do not detain me, now that the Lord has granted success(DL) to my journey. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 17 Running over to her, the servant said, “Please give me a little drink of water from your jug.”. 41 Then you will have fulfilled your obligation. (CS), 47 “I asked her, ‘Whose daughter are you?’(CT), “She said, ‘The daughter of Bethuel(CU) son of Nahor, whom Milkah bore to him.’(CV), “Then I put the ring in her nose(CW) and the bracelets on her arms,(CX) 48 and I bowed down and worshiped the Lord. The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain. 23 “Whose daughter are you?” he asked. 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, “Please give me a little water from your jar.”(AV). (BA), 22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring(BB) weighing a beka[c] and two gold bracelets(BC) weighing ten shekels. [d] 23 Then he asked, “Whose daughter are you? “The Lord has shown unfailing love and faithfulness to my master, for he has led me straight to my master’s relatives.”, 28 The young woman ran home to tell her family everything that had happened. Gen 24:1. All rights reserved. 29 Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban, who ran out to meet the man at the spring. (BF)” 25 And she added, “We have plenty of straw and fodder,(BG) as well as room for you to spend the night.”, 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord,(BH) 27 saying, “Praise be to the Lord,(BI) the God of my master Abraham,(BJ) who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness(BK) to my master. 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(BE)”, 24 She answered him, “I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milkah bore to Nahor. (BN) 29 Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban,(BO) and he hurried out to the man at the spring. 66 Then the servant told Isaac everything he had done. She was the daughter of Bethuel(AQ) son of Milkah,(AR) who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor. 54 Then he and the men who were with him ate and drank and spent the night there. 30 As soon as he had seen the nose ring, and the bracelets on his sister’s arms,(BP) and had heard Rebekah tell what the man said to her, he went out to the man and found him standing by the camels near the spring. Genesis 47:29 Clarke's Commentary on the Bible. Genesis 24:15-27 New International Version (NIV) 15 Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder. Genesis 24:55 Parallel. 31 Laban said to him, “Come and stay with us, you who are blessed by the Lord! As for me, the Lord has led me on the journey(BL) to the house of my master’s relatives.”(BM), 28 The young woman ran and told her mother’s household about these things. Title. Blessed. (ED) So she became his wife, and he loved her;(EE) and Isaac was comforted after his mother’s death.(EF). Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night?” (CH) 41 You will be released from my oath if, when you go to my clan, they refuse to give her to you—then you will be released from my oath.’(CI), 42 “When I came to the spring today, I said, ‘Lord, God of my master Abraham, if you will, please grant success(CJ) to the journey on which I have come. I praised the Lord, the God of my master, Abraham, because he had led me straight to my master’s niece to be his son’s wife. Send me on my way(DM) so I may go to my master.”, 57 Then they said, “Let’s call the young woman and ask her about it.”(DN) 58 So they called Rebekah and asked her, “Will you go with this man?”. The Lord has made my mission successful; now send me back so I can return to my master.”. As for me, the Lord has led me on the journey(BL) to the house of my master’s relatives.”(BM), 28 The young woman ran and told her mother’s household about these things. ver 13; Ge 29:2, 9-10; Ex 2:16; 1Sa 9:11; Jn 4:7, ver 27, 42, 48; Ge 26:24; 28:13; 31:42, 53; 32:9; 43:23; 46:3; Ex 3:6, 15, 16; 4:5; 1Ki 18:36; Ps 75:9; 94:7, Jos 2:12; Jdg 6:17, 37; 1Sa 14:10; 1Ki 13:3; Ps 86:17; Isa 38:7; Jer 44:29, ver 48, 52; Ex 4:31; 12:27; 1Ch 29:20; 2Ch 20:18, Ge 14:20; Ex 18:10; Ru 4:14; 1Sa 25:32; 2Sa 18:28; 1Ki 1:48; 8:56; Ps 28:6; 41:13; 68:19; 106:48; Lk 1:68, ver 49; Ge 32:10; 47:29; Jos 2:14; Ps 98:3, ver 4; Ge 25:20; 27:43; 28:2, 5; 29:5, 12, 13, Ge 27:4, 19; 28:1; 31:55; 48:9, 15, 20; Jos 22:6, Jos 1:8; Ps 1:2; 77:12; 119:15, 27, 48, 97, 148; 143:5; 145:5. 24 Abraham was now very old, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. 61 Then Rebekah and her attendants(DU) got ready and mounted the camels and went back with the man. Yes, let her be the wife of your master’s son, as the Lord has directed.”. 2 He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh. All rights reserved worldwide. She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor. She got down from her camel(DZ) 65 and asked the servant, “Who is that man in the field coming to meet us?”. 60 They gave her this blessing as she parted: “Our sister, may you become    the mother of many millions!May your descendants be strong    and conquer the cities of their enemies.”. (BT) 35 The Lord has blessed(BU) my master abundantly,(BV) and he has become wealthy. Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah ) my master made me take oath. Abraham sends out a Bride for Isaac A. Abraham ’ s family had..., let her be the wife of Abraham ’ s brother Nahor had settled living... 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