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Genesis 1 - Geneva Study Bible

1:1 In the a beginning God created the heaven and the earth. The Argument - Moses in effect declares three things, which are in this book chiefly to be considered: First, that the world and all things in it were created by God, and to praise his Name for the infinite graces, with which he had endued... Read More

Genesis 10 - Geneva Study Bible

10:1 a Now these [are] the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto them were sons born after the flood. (a) These generations are here recited, partly to declare the marvellous increase, and also to set forth their great forgetfulness of God's grace towards their fathers. 1... Read More

Genesis 11 - Geneva Study Bible

11:2 And it came to pass, a as b they journeyed from the c east, that they found a plain in the land of d Shinar; and they dwelt there. (a) One hundred and thirty years after the flood. (b) That is, Nimrod and his company. (c) That is, from Armenia where the ark stayed. (d) Which was afterward calle... Read More

Genesis 12 - Geneva Study Bible

12:1 Now the LORD had said unto Abram, a Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto b a land that I will shew thee: (a) From the flood to this time were four hundred and twenty-three years. (b) In appointing him no certain place, he proves so much more his f... Read More

Genesis 13 - Geneva Study Bible

13:1 And a Abram went up out of Egypt, he, and his wife, and all that he had, and Lot with him, into the south. (a) His great riches gotten in Egypt, did not hinder him in following his vocation. 13:3 And he went on his journeys from the south even to b Bethel, unto the place where his tent had been... Read More

Genesis 14 - Geneva Study Bible

14:1 And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of a Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of b nations; (a) That is, of Babylon: by kings here, meaning, them that were governors of cities. (b) Of a people gathered from various countries. 14:3 All these were... Read More

Genesis 15 - Geneva Study Bible

15:2 And Abram said, a Lord GOD, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house [is] this Eliezer of Damascus? (a) His fear was not only lest he should not have children, but lest the promise of the blessed seed should not be accomplished in him. 15:8 And he said, Lord GO... Read More

Genesis 16 - Geneva Study Bible

16:1 Now a Sarai Abram's wife bare him no children: and she had an handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name [was] Hagar. (a) It seems that she had respect for God's promise, which could not be accomplished without issue. 16:2 And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, the LORD hath b restrained me from bearing... Read More

Genesis 17 - Geneva Study Bible

17:4 As for me, behold, my covenant [is] with thee, and thou shalt be a a father of many nations. (a) Not only physical descendants, but of a far greater multitude by faith, (Romans 4:17). 17:5 Neither shall thy name any more be called Abram, but thy name shall be b Abraham; for a father of many nat... Read More

Genesis 18 - Geneva Study Bible

18:2 And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three a men stood by him: and when he saw [them], he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground, (a) That is, three angels in the shape of men. 18:3 And said, My b Lord, if now I have found favour in thy sight, pass not ... Read More

Genesis 19 - Geneva Study Bible

19:1 And there came two a angels to Sodom at even; and Lot sat in the gate of Sodom: and Lot seeing [them] rose up to meet them; and he bowed himself with his face toward the ground; (a) In which we see God's provident care in preserving his: even though he does not reveal himself to all alike: for ... Read More

Genesis 2 - Geneva Study Bible

2:1 Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the a host of them. (a) That is, the innumerable abundance of creatures in heaven and earth. 2:2 And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he b rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. (b) For he h... Read More

Genesis 20 - Geneva Study Bible

20:1 And Abraham journeyed from thence toward the south country, and dwelled between Kadesh and a Shur, and sojourned in Gerar. (a) Which was toward Egypt. 20:2 And Abraham said of Sarah his wife, b She [is] my sister: and Abimelech king of Gerar sent, and took Sarah. (b) Abraham had now twice falle... Read More

Genesis 21 - Geneva Study Bible

21:2 For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his a old age, at the set time of which God had spoken to him. (a) Therefore the miracle was greater. 21:7 And she said, b Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born [him] a son in his old age. (b)... Read More

Genesis 22 - Geneva Study Bible

22:2 And he said, Take now thy son, thine only [son] Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of a Moriah; and b offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of. (a) Signifying the fear of God, in which place he was also honoured, Solomon later bui... Read More

Genesis 23 - Geneva Study Bible

23:3 And Abraham a stood up from before his dead, and spake unto the sons of Heth, saying, (a) That is, when he had mourned: so the godly may mourn if they do not pass measure, and the natural affection is commendable. 23:6 Hear us, my lord: thou [art] a b mighty prince among us: in the choice of ou... Read More

Genesis 24 - Geneva Study Bible

24:2 And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, a Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh: (a) Which ceremony declared, the servants obedience towards his master, and the master's power over the servant. 24:3 And I will make thee b swear by the LORD, th... Read More

Genesis 25 - Geneva Study Bible

25:1 Then again Abraham a took a wife, and her name [was] Keturah. (a) While Sarah was yet alive. 25:6 But unto the b sons of the c concubines, which Abraham had, Abraham d gave gifts, and sent them away from Isaac his son, while he yet lived, eastward, unto the east country. (b) For by virtue of Go... Read More

Genesis 26 - Geneva Study Bible

26:1 And there was a famine in the a land, beside the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines unto Gerar. (a) In the land of Canaan. 26:2 And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, b Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the land which I shall te... Read More

Genesis 27 - Geneva Study Bible

27:4 And make me savoury meat, such as I love, and bring [it] to me, that I may eat; that my a soul may bless thee before I die. (a) The carnal affection he had for his son made him forget what God spoke to his wife. (Genesis 25:23). 27:9 b Go now to the flock, and fetch me from thence two good kids... Read More

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