And it came to pass after these things that God proved Abraham and said unto him, Abraham; and he said, Behold, here I am.
and blessed be the most high God, who has delivered thine enemies into thy hand. And Abram gave him tithes of all.
For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,
to whom Abraham also gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is King of peace;
Now consider how great this one was, unto whom even the patriarch Abraham gave the tenth of the spoils.
harden not your hearts, as in the provocation, in the day of temptation in the wilderness:
And one came that had escaped and told Abram the Hebrew, who dwelt among the terebinth trees of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner; and these were confederate with Abram.
Then the king of Sodom said unto Abram, Give me the persons and take the goods to thyself.
And Abraham drew near and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked?
And he believed the LORD, and he counted it to him for righteousness.
And Abram was very rich in cattle, in silver, and in gold.
And the sons of Heth answered Abraham, saying unto him,