Genesis 25:1-11 NIV

The Death of Abraham

25:1-4pp -- 1Ch 1:32-33

1 Abraham tooka another wife, whose name was Keturah.

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    • a 25:1 - Or "had taken"
      2 She bore him Zimran,1 Jokshan, Medan, Midian,2 Ishbak and Shuah.3
      3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba4 and Dedan;5 the descendants of Dedan were the Asshurites, the Letushites and the Leummites.

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      4 The sons of Midian were Ephah,6 Epher, Hanoch, Abida and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah.

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      5 Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac.7

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      6 But while he was still living, he gave gifts to the sons of his concubines8 and sent them away from his son Isaac9 to the land of the east.10

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      7 Altogether, Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years.11

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      8 Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age,12 an old man and full of years; and he was gathered to his people.13

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      9 His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him14 in the cave of Machpelah15 near Mamre,16 in the field of Ephron17 son of Zohar the Hittite,18

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      10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites.b19 There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah.

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        • b 25:10 - Or "the sons of Heth"
          11 After Abraham's death, God blessed his son Isaac,20 who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi.21

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