Doctrine and Covenants, 1835

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hundred and thirty years old. Q. What was his age when Serug, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother died?
A. Forty one years.
Q. What was his age when Terah died?
A. Seventy five years.
Q. What was his age when Arphaxed died?
A. Eighty eight.
Q. What was his age when Salah died?
A. One hundred and eighteen years.
Q. What was his age when Shem died?
A. One hundred and fifty years.
For this see -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many noted characters lived from Noah to Abraham?
A. Ten.
Q. What are their names?
A. Shem, Arphaxed, Salah, Eber, Peleg, Reu, Serug, Nahor, Terah, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many of these were cotemporary with Noah?
A. The whole.
Q. How many with Abraham?
A. Eight.
Q. What are their names?
A. Nahor, Abraham’s brother, Terah, Serug, Reu, Eber, Selah, Arphaxed, and Shem. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many were cotemporary with both Noah and Abraham?
A. Eight.
Q. What are their names?
A. Shem, Arphaxed, Salah, Eber, Reu, Serug, Terah, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. Did any of these men die before Noah?
A. They did.
Q. Who were they?
A. Peleg, in whose days the earth was divided, and Nahor Abraham’s grand-father. -[§ ii. ¶ 49.]-
Q. Did any of them live longer than Abraham?
A. There was one. -[§ ii. ¶. 50.]-
Q. Who was it?
A. Eber, the fourth from Noah. -[§ ii. ¶ 50.]-
Q. In whose days was the earth divided?
A. In the days of Peleg.
Q. Where have we the account given that the earth was divided in the days of Peleg?
A. Gen. 10:25.
Q. Can you repeat the sentence?
A. Unto Eber were born two sons; the name of one was Peleg; for in his days the earth was divided. [p. 34]
hundred and thirty years old. Q. What was his age when Serug, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother died?
A. Forty one years.
Q. What was his age when Terah died?
A. Seventy five years.
Q. What was his age when Arphaxed died?
A. Eighty eight.
Q. What was his age when Salah died?
A. One hundred and eighteen years.
Q. What was his age when Shem died?
A. One hundred and fifty years.
For this see -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many noted characters lived from Noah to Abraham?
A. Ten.
Q. What are their names?
A. Shem, Arphaxed, Salah, Eber, Peleg, Reu, Serug, Nahor, Terah, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many of these were cotemporary with Noah?
A. The whole.
Q. How many with Abraham?
A. Eight.
Q. What are their names?
A. Nahor, Abraham’s brother, Terah, Serug, Reu, Eber, Selah, Arphaxed, and Shem. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. How many were cotemporary with both Noah and Abraham?
A. Eight.
Q. What are their names?
A. Shem, Arphaxed, Salah, Eber, Reu, Serug, Terah, and Nahor, Abraham’s brother. -[§ ii. ¶ 52.]-
Q. Did any of these men die before Noah?
A. They did.
Q. Who were they?
A. Peleg, in whose days the earth was divided, and Nahor Abraham’s grand-father. -[§ ii. ¶ 49.]-
Q. Did any of them live longer than Abraham?
A. There was one. -[§ ii. ¶. 50.]-
Q. Who was it?
A. Eber, the fourth from Noah. -[§ ii. ¶ 50.]-
Q. In whose days was the earth divided?
A. In the days of Peleg.
Q. Where have we the account given that the earth was divided in the days of Peleg?
A. Gen. 10:25.
Q. Can you repeat the sentence?
A. Unto Eber were born two sons; the name of one was Peleg; for in his days the earth was divided. [p. 34]
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