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Genesis - Chapter 38
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Gen 38:1And it came to pass at that time, that Judah went down from his brethren, and turned in to a certain Adullamite, whose name [was] Hirah.
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Gen 38:2And Judah saw there a daughter of a certain Canaanite, whose name [was] Shuah; and he took her, and went in unto her.
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Gen 38:3And she conceived, and bare a son; and he called his name Er.
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Gen 38:4And she conceived again, and bare a son; and she called his name Onan.
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Gen 38:5And she yet again conceived, and bare a son; and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.
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Gen 38:6And Judah took a wife for Er his firstborn, whose name [was] Tamar.
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Gen 38:7And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.
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Gen 38:8And Judah said unto Onan, Go in unto thy brother's wife, and marry her, and raise up seed to thy brother.
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Gen 38:9And Onan knew that the seed should not be his; and it came to pass, when he went in unto his brother's wife, that he spilled [it] on the ground, lest that he should give seed to his brother.
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Gen 38:10And the thing which he did displeased the LORD: wherefore he slew him also.
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Gen 38:11Then said Judah to Tamar his daughter in law, Remain a widow at thy father's house, till Shelah my son be grown: for he said, Lest peradventure he die also, as his brethren [did]. And Tamar went and dwelt in her father's house.
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Gen 38:12And in process of time the daughter of Shuah Judah's wife died; and Judah was comforted, and went up unto his sheepshearers to Timnath, he and his friend Hirah the Adullamite.
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Gen 38:13And it was told Tamar, saying, Behold thy father in law goeth up to Timnath to shear his sheep.
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Gen 38:14And she put her widow's garments off from her, and covered her with a vail, and wrapped herself, and sat in an open place, which [is] by the way to Timnath; for she saw that Shelah was grown, and she was not given unto him to wife.
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Gen 38:15When Judah saw her, he thought her [to be] an harlot; because she had covered her face.
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Gen 38:16And he turned unto her by the way, and said, Go to, I pray thee, let me come in unto thee; (for he knew not that she [was] his daughter in law.) And she said, What wilt thou give me, that thou mayest come in unto me?
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Gen 38:17And he said, I will send [thee] a kid from the flock. And she said, Wilt thou give [me] a pledge, till thou send [it]?
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Gen 38:18And he said, What pledge shall I give thee? And she said, Thy signet, and thy bracelets, and thy staff that [is] in thine hand. And he gave [it] her, and came in unto her, and she conceived by him.
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Gen 38:19And she arose, and went away, and laid by her vail from her, and put on the garments of her widowhood.
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Gen 38:20And Judah sent the kid by the hand of his friend the Adullamite, to receive [his] pledge from the woman's hand: but he found her not.
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Gen 38:21Then he asked the men of that place, saying, Where [is] the harlot, that [was] openly by the way side? And they said, There was no harlot in this [place].
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Gen 38:22And he returned to Judah, and said, I cannot find her; and also the men of the place said, [that] there was no harlot in this [place].
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Gen 38:23And Judah said, Let her take [it] to her, lest we be shamed: behold, I sent this kid, and thou hast not found her.
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Gen 38:24And it came to pass about three months after, that it was told Judah, saying, Tamar thy daughter in law hath played the harlot; and also, behold, she [is] with child by whoredom. And Judah said, Bring her forth, and let her be burnt.
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Gen 38:25When she [was] brought forth, she sent to her father in law, saying, By the man, whose these [are, am] I with child: and she said, Discern, I pray thee, whose [are] these, the signet, and bracelets, and staff.
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Gen 38:26And Judah acknowledged [them], and said, She hath been more righteous than I; because that I gave her not to Shelah my son. And he knew her again no more.
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Gen 38:27And it came to pass in the time of her travail, that, behold, twins [were] in her womb.
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Gen 38:28And it came to pass, when she travailed, that [the one] put out [his] hand: and the midwife took and bound upon his hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came out first.
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Gen 38:29And it came to pass, as he drew back his hand, that, behold, his brother came out: and she said, How hast thou broken forth? [this] breach [be] upon thee: therefore his name was called Pharez.
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Gen 38:30And afterward came out his brother, that had the scarlet thread upon his hand: and his name was called Zarah.
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