The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Old and New Testaments

The Challoner Revision

Author: Anonymous
Language: English
Wordcount: 990,024 / 2360 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 88.3
LoC Categories: BL, BT
Downloads: 3,900
Added to site: 2005.09.11
mnybks.net#: 11673
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Religion
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of having lost the good of original grace and innocence, and incurred the dreadful evil of sin. From whence followed a shame of their being naked; which they minded not before; because being now stript of original grace, they quickly began to be subject to the shameful rebellions of the flesh.

3:8. And when they heard the voice of the Lord God walking in paradise at the afternoon air, Adam and his wife hid themselves from the face of the Lord God, amidst the trees of paradise.

3:9. And the Lord God called Adam, and said to him: Where art thou?

3:10. And he said: I heard thy voice in paradise; and I was afraid, because I was naked, and I hid myself.

3:11. And he said to him: And who hath told thee that thou wast naked, but that thou hast eaten of the tree whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldst not eat?

3:12. And Adam said: The woman, whom thou gavest me to be my companion, gave me of the tree, and I did eat.

3:13. And the Lord God said to the woman: Why hast thou

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