In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,
And Sarah died in Kirjatharba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her.
And Rebekah said to Isaac, I am weary of my life because of the daughters of Heth: if Jacob take a wife of the daughters of Heth, such as these which are of the daughters of the land, what good shall my life do me?
But when the cattle were feeble, he put them not in: so the feebler were Laban's, and the stronger Jacob's.
And Esau ran to meet him, and embraced him, and fell on his neck, and kissed him: and they wept.
And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with an harlot?
And his brethren went to feed their father's flock in Shechem.
And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation: the children also of Machir the son of Manasseh were brought up upon Joseph's knees.