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Genesis 25

NIV 1 Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah. NIV 1 Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah. NIV 2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah. NIV 2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah. NIV 3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan; the descendants of Dedan were the Asshurites, the Letushites and the Leummites. NIV 3 Jokshan was the father of Sheba and Dedan; the descendants of Dedan were the Asshurites, the Letushites and the Leummites. NIV 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah. NIV 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah. NIV 5 Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac. NIV 5 Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 7 Altogether, Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years. NIV 7 Altogether, Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years. NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 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, NIV 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, NIV 10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites. There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah. NIV 10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites. There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah. NIV 11 After Abraham's death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi. NIV 11 After Abraham's death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi. NIV 12 This is the account of Abraham's son Ishmael, whom Sarah's maidservant, Hagar the Egyptian, bore to Abraham. NIV 12 This is the account of Abraham's son Ishmael, whom Sarah's maidservant, Hagar the Egyptian, bore to Abraham. NIV 13 These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, listed in the order of their birth: Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, NIV 13 These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, listed in the order of their birth: Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, NIV 14 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, NIV 14 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, NIV 15 Hadad, Tema, Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah. NIV 15 Hadad, Tema, Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah. NIV 16 These were the sons of Ishmael, and these are the names of the twelve tribal rulers according to their settlements and camps. NIV 16 These were the sons of Ishmael, and these are the names of the twelve tribal rulers according to their settlements and camps. NIV 17 Altogether, Ishmael lived a hundred and thirty-seven years. He breathed his last and died, and he was gathered to his people. NIV 17 Altogether, Ishmael lived a hundred and thirty-seven years. He breathed his last and died, and he was gathered to his people. NIV 18 His descendants settled in the area from Havilah to Shur, near the border of Egypt, as you go toward Asshur. And they lived in hostility toward all their brothers. NIV 18 His descendants settled in the area from Havilah to Shur, near the border of Egypt, as you go toward Asshur. And they lived in hostility toward all their brothers. NIV 19 This is the account of Abraham's son Isaac. Abraham became the father of Isaac, NIV 19 This is the account of Abraham's son Isaac. Abraham became the father of Isaac, NIV 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram and sister of Laban the Aramean. NIV 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram and sister of Laban the Aramean. NIV 21 Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was barren. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant. NIV 21 Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was barren. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant. NIV 22 The babies jostled each other within her, and she said, "Why is this happening to me?" So she went to inquire of the LORD. NIV 22 The babies jostled each other within her, and she said, "Why is this happening to me?" So she went to inquire of the LORD. NIV 23 The LORD said to her, "Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you will be separated; one people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger." NIV 23 The LORD said to her, "Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you will be separated; one people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger." NIV 24 When the time came for her to give birth, there were twin boys in her womb. NIV 24 When the time came for her to give birth, there were twin boys in her womb. NIV 25 The first to come out was red, and his whole body was like a hairy garment; so they named him Esau. NIV 25 The first to come out was red, and his whole body was like a hairy garment; so they named him Esau. NIV 26 After this, his brother came out, with his hand grasping Esau's heel; so he was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them. NIV 26 After this, his brother came out, with his hand grasping Esau's heel; so he was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them. NIV 27 The boys grew up, and Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the open country, while Jacob was a quiet man, staying among the tents. NIV 27 The boys grew up, and Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the open country, while Jacob was a quiet man, staying among the tents. NIV 28 Isaac, who had a taste for wild game, loved Esau, but Rebekah loved Jacob. NIV 28 Isaac, who had a taste for wild game, loved Esau, but Rebekah loved Jacob. NIV 29 Once when Jacob was cooking some stew, Esau came in from the open country, famished. NIV 29 Once when Jacob was cooking some stew, Esau came in from the open country, famished. NIV 30 He said to Jacob, "Quick, let me have some of that red stew! I'm famished!" (That is why he was also called Edom. ) NIV 30 He said to Jacob, "Quick, let me have some of that red stew! I'm famished!" (That is why he was also called Edom. ) NIV 31 Jacob replied, "First sell me your birthright." NIV 31 Jacob replied, "First sell me your birthright." NIV 32 "Look, I am about to die," Esau said. "What good is the birthright to me?" NIV 32 "Look, I am about to die," Esau said. "What good is the birthright to me?" NIV 33 But Jacob said, "Swear to me first." So he swore an oath to him, selling his birthright to Jacob. NIV 33 But Jacob said, "Swear to me first." So he swore an oath to him, selling his birthright to Jacob. NIV 34 Then Jacob gave Esau some bread and some lentil stew. He ate and drank, and then got up and left. So Esau despised his birthright. NIV 34 Then Jacob gave Esau some bread and some lentil stew. He ate and drank, and then got up and left. So Esau despised his birthright.