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Genesis 24:10-28

NIV 10 Then the servant took ten of his master's camels and left, taking with him all kinds of good things from his master. He set out for Aram Naharaim and made his way to the town of Nahor. NIV 10 Then the servant took ten of his master's camels and left, taking with him all kinds of good things from his master. He set out for Aram Naharaim and made his way to the town of Nahor. NIV 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. NIV 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. NIV 12 Then he prayed, "O LORD, God of my master Abraham, give me success today, and show kindness to my master Abraham. NIV 12 Then he prayed, "O LORD, God of my master Abraham, give me success today, and show kindness to my master Abraham. NIV 13 See, I am standing beside this spring, and the daughters of the townspeople are coming out to draw water. NIV 13 See, I am standing beside this spring, and the daughters of the townspeople are coming out to draw water. NIV 14 May it be that when I say to a girl, 'Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,' and she says, 'Drink, and I'll water your camels too'--let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. By this I will know that you have shown kindness to my master." NIV 14 May it be that when I say to a girl, 'Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,' and she says, 'Drink, and I'll water your camels too'--let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. By this I will know that you have shown kindness to my master." NIV 15 Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder. She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milcah, who was the wife of Abraham's brother Nahor. NIV 15 Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder. She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milcah, who was the wife of Abraham's brother Nahor. NIV 16 The girl was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever lain with her. She went down to the spring, filled her jar and came up again. NIV 16 The girl was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever lain with her. She went down to the spring, filled her jar and came up again. NIV 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, "Please give me a little water from your jar." NIV 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, "Please give me a little water from your jar." NIV 18 "Drink, my lord," she said, and quickly lowered the jar to her hands and gave him a drink. NIV 18 "Drink, my lord," she said, and quickly lowered the jar to her hands and gave him a drink. NIV 19 After she had given him a drink, she said, "I'll draw water for your camels too, until they have finished drinking." NIV 19 After she had given him a drink, she said, "I'll draw water for your camels too, until they have finished drinking." NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 21 Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the LORD had made his journey successful. NIV 21 Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the LORD had made his journey successful. NIV 22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a beka and two gold bracelets weighing ten shekels. NIV 22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a beka and two gold bracelets weighing ten shekels. NIV 23 Then he asked, "Whose daughter are you? Please tell me, is there room in your father's house for us to spend the night?" NIV 23 Then he asked, "Whose daughter are you? Please tell me, is there room in your father's house for us to spend the night?" NIV 24 She answered him, "I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milcah bore to Nahor." NIV 24 She answered him, "I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milcah bore to Nahor." NIV 25 And she added, "We have plenty of straw and fodder, as well as room for you to spend the night." NIV 25 And she added, "We have plenty of straw and fodder, as well as room for you to spend the night." NIV 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the LORD, NIV 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the LORD, NIV 27 saying, "Praise be to the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. As for me, the LORD has led me on the journey to the house of my master's relatives." NIV 27 saying, "Praise be to the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. As for me, the LORD has led me on the journey to the house of my master's relatives." NIV 28 The girl ran and told her mother's household about these things. NIV 28 The girl ran and told her mother's household about these things.