New International Version
My master's wife Sarah has borne him a son in her old age, and he has given him everything he owns.
King James Bible
And Sarah my master's wife bare a son to my master when she was old: and unto him hath he given all that he hath.
Darby Bible Translation
And Sarah, my master's wife, bore a son to my master after she had grown old; and unto him has he given all that he has.
World English Bible
Sarah, my master's wife, bore a son to my master when she was old. He has given all that he has to him.
Young's Literal Translation
and Sarah, my lord's wife, beareth a son to my lord, after she hath been aged, and he giveth to him all that he hath.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Unto him hath he given all that he hath - He has made Isaac his sole heir. These things appear to be spoken to show the relatives of Rebekah that his master's son was a proper match for her; for even in those primitive times there was regard had to the suitableness of station and rank in life, as well as of education, in order to render a match comfortable. Persons of dissimilar habits, as well as of dissimilar religious principles, are never likely to be very happy in a married life. Even the poor and the rich may better meet together in matrimonial alliances than the religious and the profane, the well-bred and the vulgar. A person may be unequally yoked in a great variety of ways: Bear ye one another's burdens is the command of God; but where there is unsuitableness in the dispositions, education, mental capacity, etc., of the persons, then one side is obliged to bear the whole burden, and endless dissatisfaction is the result. See at the end, Genesis 24:67 (note).
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'I being in the way, the Lord led me.'--GENESIS xxiv. 27. So said Abraham's anonymous servant when telling how he had found Rebekah at the well, and known her to be the destined bride of his master's servant. There is no more beautiful page, even amongst the many lovely ones in these ancient stories, than this domestic idyll of the mission of the faithful servant from far Canaan across the desert. The homely test by which he would determine that the maiden should be pointed out to him, the glimpse …
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Now the LORD was gracious to Sarah as he had said, and the LORD did for Sarah what he had promised.
Abraham left everything he owned to Isaac.
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