Listen to the Bible. (BD) Please tell me, is there room in your father’s house for us to spend the night? 24 She answered him, “I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milkah bore to Nahor. 54 Then he and the men who were with him ate and drank and spent the night there. 19 When she had given him a drink, she said, “I’ll draw water for your camels, too, until they have had enough to drink.” 20 So she quickly emptied her jug into the watering trough and ran back to the well to draw water for all his camels. 18 “Yes, my lord,” she answered, “have a drink.” And she quickly lowered her jug from her shoulder and gave him a drink. (CY) I praised the Lord, the God of my master Abraham,(CZ) who had led me on the right road to get the granddaughter of my master’s brother for his son. 61 Then Rebekah and her attendants(DU) got ready and mounted the camels and went back with the man. 64 Rebekah also looked up and saw Isaac. “He is my master,” the servant answered. I have prepared the house and a place for the camels.”, 32 So the man went to the house, and the camels were unloaded. He set out for Aram Naharaim[b](AC) and made his way to the town of Nahor. NIV 1 Abraham was now very old, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. 16 Rebekah was very beautiful and old enough to be married, but she was still a virgin. 21 The servant watched her in silence, wondering whether or not the Lord had given him success in his mission. 57 “Well,” they said, “we’ll call Rebekah and ask her what she thinks.” 58 So they called Rebekah. And Abraham was old, [and] well stricken in age Being now one hundred and forty years of age, for as he was an hundred years old when Isaac was born, and Isaac was forty years of age when he married Rebekah, which was at this time, Abraham must be of the age mentioned, see ( Genesis 21:5) ( 25:20) ; and the Lord had blessed Abraham in all things; Genesis 24:37 And my master made me swear an oath, and said, 'You must not get a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, in whose land I live, Genesis 39:4 Joseph found favor in his eyes and became his attendant. God is the main actor or influence in this story. Genesis 24:7 "The LORD God of heaven, which took me from my father's house, and from the land of my kindred, and which spake unto me, and that sware unto me, saying, Unto thy seed will I give this land; he shall send his angel before thee, and thou shalt take a wife unto my son from thence." 1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 8 If she is unwilling to come back with you, then you are free from this oath of mine. 18 “Drink,(AW) my lord,” she said, and quickly lowered the jar to her hands and gave him a drink. When they got up the next morning, he said, “Send me on my way(DJ) to my master.”, 55 But her brother and her mother replied, “Let the young woman remain with us ten days or so;(DK) then you[e] may go.”, 56 But he said to them, “Do not detain me, now that the Lord has granted success(DL) to my journey. (BW) He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female servants, and camels and donkeys. (BT) 35 The Lord has blessed(BU) my master abundantly,(BV) and he has become wealthy. 2 He said to the senior servant in his household, the one in charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh. (CS), 47 “I asked her, ‘Whose daughter are you?’(CT), “She said, ‘The daughter of Bethuel(CU) son of Nahor, whom Milkah bore to him.’(CV), “Then I put the ring in her nose(CW) and the bracelets on her arms,(CX) 48 and I bowed down and worshiped the Lord. (AD) 11 He had the camels kneel down near the well(AE) outside the town; it was toward evening, the time the women go out to draw water. 31 Laban said to him, “Come and stay with us, you who are blessed by the Lord! She went down to the spring and drew water. She got down from her camel(DZ) 65 and asked the servant, “Who is that man in the field coming to meet us?”. Blessed. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. 52 When Abraham’s servant heard what they said, he bowed down to the ground before the Lord. All rights reserved worldwide. Should I then take Isaac there to live among your relatives in the land you came from?”, 6 “No!” Abraham responded. NIV. 30 As soon as he had seen the nose ring, and the bracelets on his sister’s arms,(BP) and had heard Rebekah tell what the man said to her, he went out to the man and found him standing by the camels near the spring. 43 See, I am standing beside this spring. And he replied, “It is my master.” So Rebekah covered her face with her veil. (CK) If a young woman(CL) comes out to draw water and I say to her, “Please let me drink a little water from your jar,”(CM) 44 and if she says to me, “Drink, and I’ll draw water for your camels too,” let her be the one the Lord has chosen for my master’s son.’(CN), 45 “Before I finished praying in my heart,(CO) Rebekah came out, with her jar on her shoulder. Tools. So the servant took Rebekah and left. Genesis 24 - New International Version (NIV) Bible - YouTube Isaac and Rebekah. 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, “Please give me a little water from your jar.”(AV). (DE) 51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go, and let her become the wife of your master’s son, as the Lord has directed.(DF)”. Why are you standing here outside the town when I have a room all ready for you and a place prepared for the camels?”, 32 So the man went home with Laban, and Laban unloaded the camels, gave him straw for their bedding, fed them, and provided water for the man and the camel drivers to wash their feet. 24 Abraham was now very old, and the Lord had blessed him in every way. [a] He will send his angel ahead of you, and he will see to it that you find a wife there for my son. (AF), 12 Then he prayed, “Lord, God of my master Abraham,(AG) make me successful(AH) today, and show kindness(AI) to my master Abraham. 52 When Abraham’s servant heard what they said, he bowed down to the ground before the Lord. 54 Then he and the men who were with him ate and drank and spent the night there. Commentary. 3 Swear by the Lord, the God of heaven and earth, that you will not allow my son to marry one of these local Canaanite women. It was evening, and the women were coming out to draw water. (DG) 53 Then the servant brought out gold and silver jewelry and articles of clothing(DH) and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave costly gifts(DI) to her brother and to her mother. The Lord has given him flocks of sheep and goats, herds of cattle, a fortune in silver and gold, and many male and female servants and camels and donkeys. Genesis 24. So she took her veil(EA) and covered herself. I praised the Lord, the God of my master, Abraham, because he had led me straight to my master’s niece to be his son’s wife. (CY) I praised the Lord, the God of my master Abraham,(CZ) who had led me on the right road to get the granddaughter of my master’s brother for his son. 66 Then the servant told Isaac all he had done. Title. 24 And God said, “Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: the livestock, the creatures that move along the ground, and the wild animals, each according to its kind.” And it was so. “Why are you standing out here? The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain. (AZ) 21 Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the Lord had made his journey successful. 9 So the servant took an oath by putting his hand under the thigh of his master, Abraham. Now Abraham was old, well advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. Tools. 24 She answered him, “I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milkah bore to Nahor.” 25 And she added, “We have plenty of straw and fodder, as well as room for you to spend the night.” 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord , 27 saying, “Praise be to the Lord , the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. NIV. 64 Rebekah also looked up and saw Isaac. 63 One evening as he was walking and meditating in the fields, he looked up and saw the camels coming. Genesis 24 – A Bride for Isaac A. Abraham’s commission to his servant. (ED) So she became his wife, and he loved her;(EE) and Isaac was comforted after his mother’s death.(EF). Straw and fodder(BR) were brought for the camels, and water for him and his men to wash their feet. 1. (1-4) Abraham sends out a servant to seek out a bride for his son. 7 “The Lord, the God of heaven,(R) who brought me out of my father’s household and my native land(S) and who spoke to me and promised me on oath, saying, ‘To your offspring[a](T) I will give this land’(U)—he will send his angel before you(V) so that you can get a wife for my son from there. There he went to the town where Abraham’s brother Nahor had settled. Paragraph. 34 “I am Abraham’s servant,” he explained. Genesis 3:24 New International Version (NIV) 24 After he drove the man out, he placed on the east side [ a ] of the Garden of Eden cherubim and a flaming sword flashing back … (AF), 12 Then he prayed, “Lord, God of my master Abraham,(AG) make me successful(AH) today, and show kindness(AI) to my master Abraham. (AJ) 14 May it be that when I say to a young woman, ‘Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,’ and she says, ‘Drink,(AK) and I’ll water your camels too’(AL)—let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. Genesis 24 . 13 See, I am standing beside this spring, and the daughters of the townspeople are coming out to draw water. Yes, you must find a wife for my son from among my relatives, from my father’s family. (AZ) 21 Without saying a word, the man watched her closely to learn whether or not the Lord had made his journey successful. 19 After she had given him a drink, she said, “I’ll draw water for your camels(AX) too,(AY) until they have had enough to drink.” 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. 2 Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.. 3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. (BW) He has given him sheep and cattle, silver and gold, male and female servants, and camels and donkeys. The Lord God, etc. (O) Shall I then take your son back to the country you came from?(P)”. 8 If the woman is unwilling to come back with you, then you will be released from this oath(W) of mine. When a young woman comes to draw water, I will say to her, “Please give me a little drink of water from your jug.” 44 If she says, “Yes, have a drink, and I will draw water for your camels, too,” let her be the one you have selected to be the wife of my master’s son.’. (CP) She went down to the spring and drew water, and I said to her, ‘Please give me a drink.’(CQ), 46 “She quickly lowered her jar from her shoulder and said, ‘Drink, and I’ll water your camels too.’(CR) So I drank, and she watered the camels also. 24 That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh. Genesis 24. Genesis 24 - NIV: Abraham was now very old, and the LORD had blessed him in every way. Try it free for 30 days. But Abraham’s servant said, “I don’t want to eat until I have told you why I have come.”. “The Lord has shown unfailing love and faithfulness to my master, for he has led me straight to my master’s relatives.”, 28 The young woman ran home to tell her family everything that had happened. (DW) 63 He went out to the field one evening to meditate,[f](DX) and as he looked up,(DY) he saw camels approaching. (BF)” 25 And she added, “We have plenty of straw and fodder,(BG) as well as room for you to spend the night.”, 26 Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord,(BH) 27 saying, “Praise be to the Lord,(BI) the God of my master Abraham,(BJ) who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness(BK) to my master. So Abraham’s servant took Rebekah and went on his way. (AJ) 14 May it be that when I say to a young woman, ‘Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,’ and she says, ‘Drink,(AK) and I’ll water your camels too’(AL)—let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. 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