Images of this item © Community of Christ and licensed to the Joseph Smith Papers Project. Inquiries about high-resolution images of this item for scholarly use should be directed to the Community of Christ Library-Archives, Independence, Missouri.

Old Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
Page 54
image
Abimelech said unto Abraham what wilt thou do with these seven ewe lambs which thou hast set by themselves and he said seven ewe lambs shalt thou take at my hand that they may be a wittness unto me that I have digged this well and because they swear both of them wherefore he called that place Beershaba, and thus they made a covenent at Beershaba then Abimelech and Phicol the cheif Captain of his host <​rose up​> and the<​y​> planted a grove in Beershaba and called <​there​> on the name of the Lord. and they returned into the land of the Philistians and Abraham worshiped the everlasting God and sojourned in the land of the Philistians many days.
Genesis, Chapter 22
And it came to pass after these things that <​that​> God did try Abraham and said unto him Abraham and Abraham said Behold here am I and the Lord said take now thy son thine only Isaac whom thou lovest and get the<​e​> into the land of Moriah and offer him there for a bur[n]t offering upon one of the Mountains of which I will tell thee and Abraham rose up early in the morning and saddled his ass and took two of his young men with him and Isaac his son and clave the wood for the burnt offering and rose up and <​un​>to <​went unto​> the place of which God had told him then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes eyes and saw the place affar off and Abraham said unto his young men abide you here with the ass and I and the lad will go yonder and worship and come to you again and Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering and laid <​it​> upon his back and he took the fire in his hand and a knife and Isaac his son and they went both of them together and Isaac spake unto Abraham his father and said my father and he said here am I my son and he said Behold the fire and the wood but where is the lamb for a burnt offering and Abraham [p. 54]
Abimelech said unto Abraham what wilt thou do with these seven ewe lambs which thou hast set by themselves and he said seven ewe lambs shalt thou take at my hand that they may be a wittness unto me that I have digged this well and because they swear both of them wherefore he called that place Beershaba, and thus they made a covenent at Beershaba then Abimelech and Phicol the cheif Captain of his host rose up and they planted a grove in Beershaba and called there on the name of the Lord. and they returned into the land of the Philistians and Abraham worshiped the everlasting God and sojourned in the land of the Philistians many days.
Genesis, Chapter 22
And it came to pass after these things that God did try Abraham and said unto him Abraham and Abraham said Behold here am I and the Lord said take now thy son thine only Isaac whom thou lovest and get thee into the land of Moriah and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the Mountains of which I will tell thee and Abraham rose up early in the morning and saddled his ass and took two of his young men with him and Isaac his son and clave the wood for the burnt offering and rose up and went unto the place of which God had told him then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes and saw the place affar off and Abraham said unto his young men abide you here with the ass and I and the lad will go yonder and worship and come to you again and Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering and laid it upon his back and he took the fire in his hand and a knife and Isaac his son and they went both of them together and Isaac spake unto Abraham his father and said my father and he said here am I my son and he said Behold the fire and the wood but where is the lamb for a burnt offering and Abraham [p. 54]
Page 54