A New English Translation of the Septuagint by Albert Pietersma, Benjamin G. Wright

By Albert Pietersma, Benjamin G. Wright

Translated from the Hebrew among the 3rd and primary centuries B.C., the Septuagint turned the Bible for Greek-speaking Jews and used to be broadly mentioned via early Christians. Now, in the end, it's been made on hand in a correct smooth translation for English readers.

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11 And now you are cursed from the earth, which has opened wide its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand. ” 13 And Kain said to the Lord, “My guilt is too great for me to be forgiven! ” 15 And the Lord God said to him, “Not so! ” And the Lord God allocated a sign to Kain so that no one who found him would do away with him. 16 Then Kain went away from the presence of God and lived in the land of Naid over against Edem. 17 And Kain knew his wife, and after she had conceived she bore Henoch, and he was building a city and named the city after the name of his son Henoch.

29 And it came about when God annihilated all the cities of the neighboring region that God remembered Abraam and sent Lot out of the midst of the overthrow when the Lord overthrew the cities which Lot used to dwell in. 30 Now Lot went up out of Segor and settled in the mountain, and his two daughters with him, for he was afraid to dwell in Segor. And he lived in the cave, he and his two daughters with him. 31 Now the elder said to the younger, “Our father is elderly, and there is no one on the earth who will come in to us, as is fitting in all the world.

15 And Maleleel lived one hundred sixty-five years and became the father of Iared. 16 And Maleleel lived after he became the father of Iared seven hundred thirty years and had sons and daughters. 17 And all the days of Maleleel amounted to eight hundred ninety-five years, and he died. 18 And Iared lived one hundred sixty-two years and became the father of Henoch. 19 And Iared lived after he became the father of Henoch eight hundred years and had sons and daughters. 20 And all the days of Iared amounted to nine hundred sixty-two years, and he died.

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