And Onan knew that the seed would not be his, and it came to pass when he went in unto his brother's wife, that he corrupted it on the ground, to not give seed to his brother.
Then Judah said unto Onan, Go in unto thy brother's wife and marry her and raise up seed to thy brother.
And the thing which he did displeased the LORD, and he slew him also.
Behold, I reprehend your seed and spread the dung upon your faces, even the dung of your solemnities; and ye shall be removed with it.
I also will do this unto you: I will even appoint over you terror, consumption, and the burning ague that shall consume the eyes and torment the soul, and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for your enemies shall eat it.
Let thy fountains be dispersed abroad, and rivers of thy waters in the streets.
Blessed are ye that sow upon all waters, ye that plow with the ox and with the ass.
For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty and floods upon the dry ground; I will pour my spirit upon thy seed and my blessing upon thine offspring:
And the man, when his seed shall go forth from him, then shall wash all his flesh in water and be unclean until the evening.
From his branches he shall distil waters, and his seed shall be in many waters, and his king shall be higher than Agag, and his kingdom shall be exalted.
And he said, What hast thou done? The voice of thy brother's blood cries unto me from the ground.
until the spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness is turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is counted for a forest.
male and female created he them and blessed them and called their name Man, in the day when they were created.
and all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years, and he died.
For as the earth brings forth her shoot and as the garden causes her seed to spring forth so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the Gentiles.
Violence shall no more be heard in thy land, wasting nor destruction within thy borders; but thou shalt call thy walls Saving Health and thy gates Praise.
Thou dost visit the earth, and when thou hast caused it to want, thou dost greatly enrich it with the river of God, which is full of water; thou dost prepare their grain, according to thy will.
This is the book of the descendants of Adam. In the day that God created man, he made him in the likeness of God;
And Adam lived one hundred and thirty years and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image, and called his name Seth:
And it shall be that whoever will not come up of all the families of the earth unto Jerusalem to worship the King, the LORD of the hosts, even upon them shall be no rain.
then let me sow, and let another eat, and let my offspring be rooted out.
And this shall be the plague with which the LORD will smite all the peoples that fought against Jerusalem; Their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
And all thy sons shall be taught of the LORD; and the peace of thy sons shall be multiplied.
Some fell upon stony places, where they had not much earth; and forthwith they sprang up because they had no deepness of earth;
And it shall be that the firstborn which she bears shall be raised up in the name of his brother who is dead that his name be not blotted out of Israel.
For thus has the LORD said to every man of Judah and of Jerusalem, Break up your fallow ground, and do not sow among thorns.
Therefore he consumed their days in vanity and their years in tribulation.
And there was rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
The LORD has sworn by his right hand, and by the arm of his strength, Surely I will no longer give thy wheat to be food for thine enemies; and the sons of the stranger shall not drink thy wine, for which thou hast laboured:
Who declared the heavens in wisdom? Or who can stay the bottles of heaven
Release, ye heavens, from above, and the clouds shall pour down righteous ness; let the earth open up, and let salvation and righteousness bear their fruit; let them produce fruit together; I the LORD have created it.