Genesis 4

Genesis 4 – New International Version (NIV) Cain and Abel Adam[a] made love to his wife Eve, and she became pregnant and gave birth to Cain.[b] She said, “With the help of the Lord I have brought forth[c] a man.” Later she gave birth to his brother Abel. Now...

Genesis 39

Genesis 39 – New International Version (NIV) Joseph and Potiphar’s Wife Now Joseph had been taken down to Egypt. Potiphar, an Egyptian who was one of Pharaoh’s officials, the captain of the guard, bought him from the Ishmaelites who had taken him there. The Lord...

Genesis 38

Genesis 38 – New International Version (NIV) Judah and Tamar At that time, Judah left his brothers and went down to stay with a man of Adullam named Hirah. There Judah met the daughter of a Canaanite man named Shua. He married her and made love to her; she...

Genesis 37

Genesis 37 – New International Version (NIV) Joseph’s Dreams Jacob lived in the land where his father had stayed, the land of Canaan. This is the account of Jacob’s family line. Joseph, a young man of seventeen, was tending the flocks with his brothers, the sons...

Genesis 34

Genesis 34 – New International Version (NIV) Dinah and the Shechemites Now Dinah, the daughter Leah had borne to Jacob, went out to visit the women of the land. When Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite, the ruler of that area, saw her, he took her and raped her. His...

Genesis 32

Genesis 32 – New International Version (NIV) Jacob Prepares to Meet Esau [a]Jacob also went on his way, and the angels of God met him. When Jacob saw them, he said, “This is the camp of God!” So he named that place Mahanaim.[b] Jacob sent messengers ahead of him...