1 When Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedor-Laomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of the Goiim,
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2 made war on Bera king of Sodom, Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (that is, Zoar),
Gen 13:10 Deut 29:23 Gen 10:19 1Sam 13:18 Deut 34:3 Gen 19:20-30 Hos 11:8
3 all the latter joined forces in the Valley of Siddim (now the Salt Sea).
Deut 3:17 Josh 3:16 Num 34:12 Gen 19:24 Ps 107:34
4 For twelve years they had been under the yoke of Chedor-Laomer, but in the thirteenth year they revolted.
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5 In the fourteenth year Chedor-Laomer arrived and the kings who had allied themselves with him. They defeated the Rephaim at Ashteroth-Carnaim, the Zuzim at Ham, the Emim in the Plain of Kiriathaim,
Deut 1:4 Deut 2:10-11 Deut 3:11 Gen 15:20 1Chr 4:40 1Chr 11:15 1Chr 14:9
6 the Horites in the mountainous district of Seir near El-Paran, which is on the edge of the desert.
Deut 2:22 Deut 2:12 Gen 21:21 Num 12:16 Num 13:3 1Chr 1:38-42 Gen 16:7
7 Wheeling round, they came to the Spring of Judgement (that is, Kadesh); they conquered all the territory of the Amalekites and also the Amorites who lived in Hazazon-Tamar.
2Chr 20:2 Gen 16:14 Gen 20:1 1Sam 15:1-35 1Sam 27:1-12 1Sam 30:1-31 Deut 1:19
8 Then the kings of Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah, Zeboiim and Bela (that is, Zoar) marched out and engaged them in the Valley of Siddim:
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9 Chedor-Laomer king of Elam, Tidal king of the Goiim, Amraphel king of Shinar and Arioch king of Ellasar: four kings against five.
10 Now there were many bitumen wells in the Valley of Siddim, and in their flight the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fell into them, while the rest fled into the hills.
Gen 19:17 Gen 19:30 Gen 11:3 Isa 24:18 Jer 48:44 Josh 8:24 Ps 83:10
11 The conquerors seized all the possessions of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their provisions, and made off.
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12 They also took Lot (the nephew of Abram) and his possessions and made off; he had been living at Sodom.
Gen 12:5 Gen 11:27 Rev 3:19 1Tim 6:9-11 Gen 13:12-13 Jer 2:17-19 Job 9:23
13 A survivor came to tell Abram, and Aner the Hebrew, who was living at the Oak of the Amorite Mamre, the brother of Eshcol; these were allies of Abram.
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14 When Abram heard that his kinsman had been taken captive, he mustered his retainers born in his own household, numbering three hundred and eighteen, and gave chase as far as Dan.
Gen 15:3 Judg 18:29 Deut 34:1 Eccl 2:7 Gen 17:27 Gen 12:5 Gen 17:12
15 He and his retainers deployed against them under cover of dark, defeated them and pursued them as far as Hobah, north of Damascus.
1Kgs 15:18 Acts 9:2 Deut 15:2 Isa 41:2-3 Ps 112:5
16 He recaptured all the goods as well as his kinsman Lot and his possessions, together with the women and people.
1Sam 30:8 1Sam 30:18-19 Gen 14:11-12 Gen 12:2 Isa 41:2
17 When Abram returned from defeating Chedor-Laomer and the kings who had been on his side, the king of Sodom came to meet him in the Valley of Shaveh (that is, the Valley of the King).
2Sam 18:18 1Sam 18:6 Heb 7:1 Judg 11:34 Prov 14:20 Prov 19:4
18 Melchizedek king of Salem brought bread and wine; he was a priest of God Most High.
Ps 110:4 Heb 5:6 Heb 5:10 Acts 16:17 Heb 6:20-3 Matt 26:26-29 Ps 57:2
19 He pronounced this blessing: Blessed be Abram by God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth. And blessed be God Most High for putting your enemies into your clutches.
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20 And Abram gave him a tenth of everything.
Gen 28:22 Luke 18:12 Gen 9:26 Gen 24:27 Mal 3:10 1Pet 1:3-4 2Chr 31:5-6
21 The king of Sodom said to Abram, 'Give me the people and take the possessions for yourself.'
22 But Abram replied to the king of Sodom, 'I swear by God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth:
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23 not one thread, not one sandal strap, will I take of what is yours, for you to be able to say, "I made Abram rich."
2Kgs 5:16 Esth 9:15-16 1Kgs 13:8 2Cor 11:9-12 2Cor 12:14 2Kgs 5:20 Heb 13:5
24 For myself, nothing -- except what the troops have used up, and the share due to the men who came with me, Eshcol, Aner and Mamre; let them take their share.'
1Cor 9:14-15 1Tim 5:18 Gen 14:13 Matt 7:12 Rom 13:7-8 Prov 3:27