4:21 What do you want? Shall I come to you with a rod of discipline 1 or with love and a spirit of gentleness?
8:1 But God remembered 1 Noah and all the wild animals and domestic animals that were with him in the ark. God caused a wind to blow over 2 the earth and the waters receded.
Abram’s Solution to the Strife
13:1 So Abram went up from Egypt into the Negev. 1 He took his wife and all his possessions with him, as well as Lot. 2 13:2 (Now Abram was very wealthy 3 in livestock, silver, and gold.) 4
13:3 And he journeyed from place to place 5 from the Negev as far as Bethel. 6 He returned 7 to the place where he had pitched his tent 8 at the beginning, between Bethel and Ai. 13:4 This was the place where he had first built the altar, 9 and there Abram worshiped the Lord. 10
13:8 Abram said to Lot, “Let there be no quarreling between me and you, and between my herdsmen and your herdsmen, for we are close relatives. 11 13:13 (Now 12 the people 13 of Sodom were extremely wicked rebels against the Lord.) 14
The Blessing of Victory for God’s People
14:1 At that time 1 Amraphel king of Shinar, 2 Arioch king of Ellasar, Kedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of nations 3
16:14 That is why the well was called 1 Beer Lahai Roi. 2 (It is located 3 between Kadesh and Bered.)
The Birth of Ishmael
16:1 Now Sarai, 4 Abram’s wife, had not given birth to any children, 5 but she had an Egyptian servant 6 named Hagar. 7