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And I said to my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me.
Genesis 24:5 And the servant said to him, Peradventure the woman will not be willing to follow me to this land...
Peradventure. We may see, says Calmet, by this and other passages of Scripture, (Jos.
Genesis 9:18 And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the father of Canaan.
,) what the sentiments of the ancients were relative to an oath. They believed that they were bound precisely by what was spoken, and had no liberty to interpret the intentions of those by whom the oath was made.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd I said unto my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me.
Topical BibleFollow Master Peradventure Perhaps Suppose
Genesis Chapter 24 Verse 39
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OT Law: Genesis 24:39 I said to my master 'What if (Gen. Ge Gn)