The Death of Abraham

1 Abraham had taken another wife, whose name was Keturah.

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      2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah.
      3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan; the descendants of Dedan were the Ashurites, the Letushites and the Leummites.

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      4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah.

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      5 Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac.

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      6 But while he was still living, he gave gifts to the sons of his concubines and sent them away from his son Isaac to the land of the east.

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      7 Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years.

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      8 Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man and full of years; and he was gathered to his people.

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      9 His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah near Mamre, in the field of Ephron son of Zohar the Hittite,

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      10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites.a There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah.

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        • Ê 25:10 - Or "the descendants of Heth"
          11 After Abraham’s death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi.

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