And Abram said to Lot, I pray thee let there be no contention between me and thee, and between my herdsmen and thy herdsmen, for we are brethren.
And Abram heard that his brother was taken captive; and he led out his trained servants, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them as far as Dan.
And Melchisedec king of Salem brought out bread and wine. And he was priest of the Most High God.
After these things the word of Jehovah came to Abram in a vision, saying, Fear not, Abram; I am thy shield, thy exceeding great reward.
And he believed Jehovah; and he reckoned it to him as righteousness.
And in process of time it came to pass that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering to Jehovah.
And Sarai Abram's wife did not bear him children. And she had an Egyptian maidservant; and her name was Hagar.
And Sarai said to Abram, My wrong be on thee! I have given my maidservant into thy bosom; and now she sees that she has conceived, I am lightly esteemed in her eyes. Jehovah judge between me and thee!
And Abram was ninety-nine years old, when Jehovah appeared to Abram, and said to him, I am the Almighty God: walk before my face, and be perfect.
And God said to Abraham, And as for thee, thou shalt keep my covenant, thou and thy seed after thee in their generations.
And God said to Abraham, As to Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall be her name.
And for Ishmael I have heard thee: behold, I will bless him, and will make him fruitful, and will very greatly multiply him; twelve princes shall he beget, and I will make him a great nation.
For it is written that Abraham had two sons; one of the maid servant, and one of the free woman.
And Jehovah appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre. And he sat at the tent-door in the heat of the day.
And the men rose up thence, and looked toward Sodom; and Abraham went with them to conduct them.
And Abraham rose early in the morning and went to the place where he had stood before Jehovah;
And it came to pass when God destroyed the cities of the plain, that God remembered Abraham, and sent Lot out of the midst of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in which Lot dwelt.
And Abraham departed thence towards the south country, and dwelt between Kadesh and Shur, and sojourned at Gerar.
And Jehovah visited Sarah as he had said, and Jehovah did to Sarah as he had spoken.
And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, mocking.
And it came to pass at that time that Abimelech, and Phichol the captain of his host, spoke to Abraham, saying, God is with thee in all that thou doest.
And it came to pass after these things, that God tried Abraham, and said to him, Abraham! and he said, Here am I.
And it came to pass after these things, that it was told Abraham, saying, Behold, Milcah, she also has borne sons to thy brother Nahor:
And the life of Sarah was a hundred and twenty-seven years: these were the years of the life of Sarah.
And Abraham was old, and advanced in age; and Jehovah had blessed Abraham in all things.