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Genesis 13 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:1 - And Abram goeth up from Egypt (he and his wife, and all that he hath, and Lot with him) towards the south;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:2 - and Abram is exceedingly wealthy in cattle, in silver, and in gold.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:3 - And he goeth on his journeyings from the south, even unto Bethel, unto the place where his tent had been at the commencement, between Bethel and Hai --

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:4 - unto the place of the altar which he made there at the first, and there doth Abram preach in the name of Jehovah.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:5 - And also to Lot, who is going with Abram, there hath been sheep and oxen and tents;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:6 - and the land hath not suffered them to dwell together, for their substance hath been much, and they have not been able to dwell together;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:7 - and there is a strife between those feeding Abram's cattle and those feeding Lot's cattle; and the Canaanite and the Perizzite are then dwelling in the land.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:8 - And Abram saith unto Lot, 'Let there not, I pray thee, be strife between me and thee, and between my shepherds and thy shepherds, for we are men -- brethren.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:9 - Is not all the land before thee? be parted, I pray thee, from me; if to the left, then I to the right; and if to the right, then I to the left.'

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - And Lot lifteth up his eyes, and seeth the whole circuit of the Jordan that it is all a watered country (before Jehovah's destroying Sodom and Gomorrah, as Jehovah's garden, as the land of Egypt,) in thy coming toward Zoar,

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:11 - and Lot chooseth for himself the whole circuit of the Jordan; and Lot journeyeth from the east, and they are parted -- a man from his companion;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:12 - Abram hath dwelt in the land of Canaan, and Lot hath dwelt in the cities of the circuit, and tenteth unto Sodom;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:13 - and the men of Sodom are evil, and sinners before Jehovah exceedingly.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - And Jehovah said unto Abram, after Lot's being parted from him, 'Lift up, I pray thee, thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art, northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:15 - for the whole of the land which thou are seeing, to thee I give it, and to thy seed -- to the age.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:16 - And I have set thy seed as dust of the earth, so that, if one is able to number the dust of the earth, even thy seed is numbered;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:17 - rise, go up and down through the land, to its length, and to its breadth, for to thee I give it.'

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:18 - And Abram tenteth, and cometh, and dwelleth among the oaks of Mamre, which are in Hebron, and buildeth there an altar to Jehovah.
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The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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