1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1 God encourageth Abram. 2 Abram complaineth for want of an heir. 4 God promiseth him a son, and a multiplying of his seed. 6 Abram is justified by faith. 7 Canaan is promised again, and confirmed by a sign, 12 and a vision.
15:3 And Abram saidLo, to me, hast thou not given seed,And lo! a son of my household, is mine heir!
15:5 And he brought him forth abroad, and saidLook steadfastly, I pray thee, towards the heavens, and number the stars, if thou be able to number, them, And he said to him, Thus, shall be thy seed.
15:9 And he said unto him, Take for me a heifer, three years old, and a she-goat three years old, and a ram three years old, and a turtle-dove, and a young pigeon.
15:10 So he took for him all these, and divided, them, in the midst, and placed each piece over against its fellow,but, the birds, divided he not.
15:11 Then came down the birds of prey upon the carcases,and Abram drove them away.
15:12 ¶ And it came to pass, when, the sun, was about to go in, and, a deep sleep, had fallen upon Abram, lo! a terrora great darkness, was falling upon him.
15:13 And he said to AbramThou, must surely know, that, sojourners, will thy seed become in a land not theirs, and shall serve them, and they will humble them, four hundred years;
15:14 moreover also, the nation whom they will serve, I, am going to judge, and, after that, shall they come forth with great substance.
15:15 But, thou, shalt go in unto thy fathers, in peace,thou shalt be buried in a good old age.
15:16 And, in the fourth generation, shall they return hither,for, not complete, is the iniquity of the Amorites, as yet.
15:17 ¶ So it came to pass, when, the sun, had gone in, and, a thick darkness, had come on, that lo! there was a smoking hearth and torch of fire, which passed through between these pieces.
15:19 the Kenite, and the Kenizzite, and the Kadmonite;
15:20 and the Hittite and the Perizzite, and the Rephaim;
15:21 and the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and the Girgashite, and the Jebusite.
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