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Genesis 19

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1 And those two Angels came to Sodom in the evening, when Lot was sitting at the gate of Sodom. Lot saw, and stood up to meet them, and bowed his face to the ground.
2 and said: my sovereigns! Go into your servant’s house and spend the night and wash your feet, and stand in the morning and go on your way. But they said: no, we spend the night on the street.
3 He strongly begged them; and they went to him and came to his house. He made them a treat and baked unleavened bread, and they ate.

4 They had not yet gone to bed, as city dwellers, the Sodomites, from young to old, all the people from [all] ends of the [city] surrounded the house
5 and they called Lot and said to him: where are the people who came to you at night? bring them to us; we know them.
6 Lot went out to their door and locked the door behind him,
7 and said, my brethren, do not do evil;
eight here I have two daughters who did not know her husband; I'd rather bring them to you, do what you like with them, only do not do anything to these people, since they came under the shelter of my house.
nine But they said: go here. And they said: Behold a stranger, and wants to judge? now we will do worse with you than with them. And they very much approached this man, Lot, and went up to break the door.
ten Then the men stretched out their hands and brought Lot into their house, and they locked the door;
eleven and the people who were at the entrance to the house were struck by blindness, from small to large, so that they were exhausted by looking for the entrance.

12 The men said to Lot: who else do you have here? son-in-law, whether your sons, your daughters, and whoever is in your city, bring everyone out of this place,
13 for we will destroy this place, because the cry of his inhabitants is great to the Lord, and the Lord sent us to destroy it.
fourteen And Lot went out and spoke with his sons-in-law, who took his daughters for themselves, and said: Rise, get out of this place, for the Lord will destroy this city. But his sons-in-law thought he was joking.

fifteen When the dawn came, the Angels began to rush Lot, saying: Get up, take your wife and two of your daughters that you have so as not to die for the lawlessness of the city.
16 And as he hesitated, those men, by the grace of the Lord towards him, took both his wife and his two daughters by his hand, and brought him out and put him outside the city.
17 When they brought them out, [one of them] said: save your soul; Do not look back and do not stop anywhere in this neighborhood; save the mountain so you don’t die.
18 But Lot said to them: No, Lord!
19 behold, thy servant has found grace in thy sight, and great is the mercy that you have done with me that you saved my life; but I can’t escape to the mountain, so that trouble doesn’t catch me and I don’t die;
20 now, closer to flee to this city, it is small; I will run there, but he is small; and my life will be saved.
21 And he said to him: behold, to please you I will do this: I will not overthrow the city of which you speak;
22 Hurry, save yourself there, for I cannot do business until you come there. Therefore, this city is named: Sigor.
23 The sun rose over the earth, and Lot came to Zoar.

24 And the Lord rained upon Sodom and Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the Lord from heaven,
25 and he overthrew these cities, and this whole region, and all the inhabitants of these cities, and the growth of the earth.

26 The wife of [Lotov] looked behind him, and became a pillar of salt.

27 And Abraham got up early in the morning and [went] to the place where he stood before the Lord,
28 and looked to Sodom and Gomorrah and to the whole space of the neighborhood and saw: behold, smoke rises from the earth, like smoke from a stove.
29th And it was when God exterminated the cities of this neighborhood, God remembered Abraham and sent Lot out of the midst of extermination when he overthrew the cities in which Lot lived.

thirty And Lot went out of Zoar and began to live in grief, and his two daughters with him, for he was afraid to live in Zoar. And he lived in a cave, and with him his two daughters.
31 And the eldest said to the younger: our father is old, and there is no man on earth who would come to us according to the custom of the whole earth;
32 so we will drink our father’s wine, and we will sleep with him, and we will raise up a tribe from our father.
33 And they made their father drink wine that night; and the eldest came in and slept with her father: but he did not know when she lay down and when she got up.
34 The next day, the eldest said to the younger: behold, I slept yesterday with my father; give him drink of wine that night; and you go in, sleep with him, and we will raise up a tribe from our father.
35 And they made their father drink wine that night; and the younger came in and slept with him; and he did not know when she lay down and when she got up.
36 And both daughters of Lot became pregnant from their father,
37 and the eldest son gave birth, and called his name Moab. He is the father of the Moabites to this day.
38 And the youngest also gave birth to a son, and named him Ben-Ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites until now.

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