Genesis 7:19-20; Genesis 8:4-5; Genesis 10:30; Genesis 12:8; Genesis 19:17; Genesis 19:19; Genesis 19:30; Genesis 22:2; Genesis 22:14; Genesis 31:21; Genesis 31:23; Genesis 31:25; Genesis 31:54; Genesis 36:8-9
They rose greatly on the earth, and all the high mountains under the entire heavens were covered.
The waters rose and covered the mountains to a depth of more than fifteen cubits.
and on the seventeenth day of the seventh month the ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat.
The waters continued to recede until the tenth month, and on the first day of the tenth month the tops of the mountains became visible.
The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.
From there he went on toward the hills east of Bethel and pitched his tent, with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east. There he built an altar to the LORD and called on the name of the LORD.
As soon as they had brought them out, one of them said, “Flee for your lives! Don’t look back, and don’t stop anywhere in the plain! Flee to the mountains or you will be swept away!”
Your servant has found favor in your eyes, and you have shown great kindness to me in sparing my life. But I can’t flee to the mountains; this disaster will overtake me, and I’ll die.
Lot and his two daughters left Zoar and settled in the mountains, for he was afraid to stay in Zoar. He and his two daughters lived in a cave.
Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love—Isaac—and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.”
So Abraham called that place The LORD Will Provide. And to this day it is said, “On the mountain of the LORD it will be provided.”
So he fled with all he had, crossed the Euphrates River, and headed for the hill country of Gilead.
Taking his relatives with him, he pursued Jacob for seven days and caught up with him in the hill country of Gilead.
Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country of Gilead when Laban overtook him, and Laban and his relatives camped there too.
He offered a sacrifice there in the hill country and invited his relatives to a meal. After they had eaten, they spent the night there.
So Esau (that is, Edom) settled in the hill country of Seir.
This is the account of the family line of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.