Tuesday, 18 June 2024 - Santa Marina ( Letture di oggi)

1 Chronicles 1


1Adam, Seth, Enosh,2Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,3Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,4Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.5The descendants of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.6The descendants of Gomer were Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah.7The descendants of Javan were Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim, and the Rodanim.8The descendants of Ham were Cush, Mesraim, Put, and Canaan.9The descendants of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raama, and Sabteca. The descendants of Raama were Sheba and Dedan.10Cush became the father of Nimrod, who was the first to be a conqueror on the earth.11Mesraim became the father of the Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naphtuhim,12Pathrusim, Casluhim, and Caphtorim, from whom the Philistines sprang.13Canaan became the father of Sidon, his first-born, and Heth,14and the Jebusite, the Amorite, the Girgashite,15the Hivite, the Arkite, the Sinite,16the Arvadite, the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.17The descendants of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, and Aram. The descendants of Aram were Uz, Hul, Gether, and Mash.18Arpachshad became the father of Shelah, and Shelah became the father of Eber.19Two sons were born to Eber; the first was named Peleg (for in his time the world was divided), and his brother was Joktan.20Joktan became the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,21Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,22Ebal, Abimael, Sheba,23Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab; all these were the sons of Joktan.24Shem, Arpachshad, Shelah,25Eber, Peleg, Reu,26Serug, Nahor, Terah,27Abram, who was Abraham.28The sons of Abraham were Isaac and Ishmael.29These were their descendants:Nebaioth, the first-born of Ishmael, then Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,30Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,31Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These were the descendants of Ishmael.32The descendants of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bore Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. The sons of Jokshan were Sheba and Dedan.33The descendants of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the descendants of Keturah.34Abraham became the father of Isaac. The sons of Isaac were Esau and Israel.35The sons of Esau were Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.36The sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, Zephi, Gatam, Kenaz, (Timna,) and Amalek.37The sons of Reuel were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.38The descendants of Seir were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.39The sons of Lotan were Hori and Homam; Timna was the sister of Lotan.40The sons of Shobal were Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. The sons of Zibeon were Aiah and Anah.41The sons of Anah: Dishon. The sons of Dishon were Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.42The sons of Ezer were Bilhan, Zaavan, and Jaakan. The sons of Dishan were Uz and Aran.43The kings who reigned in the land of Edom before they had Israelite kings were the following: Bela, son of Beor, the name of whose city was Dinhabah.44When Bela died, Jobab, son of Zerah, from Bozrah, succeeded him.45When Jobab died, Husham, from the land of the Temanites, succeeded him.46Husham died and Hadad, son of Bedad, succeeded him. He overthrew the Midianites on the Moabite plateau, and the name of his city was Avith.47Hadad died and Samlah of Masrekah succeeded him.48Samlah died and Shaul from Rehoboth-han-nahar succeeded him.49When Shaul died, Baal-hanan, son of Achbor, succeeded him.50Baalhanan died and Hadad succeeded him. The name of his city was Pai, and his wife's name was Mehetabel. She was the daughter of Matred, who was the daughter of Mezahab.51After Hadad died. . . .These were the chiefs of Edom: the chiefs of Timna, Aliah, Jetheth,52Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,53Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,54Magdiel, and Iram were the chiefs of Edom.