Genesis 24:1
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King James Version
And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things.

Darby Bible Translation
And Abraham was old, and advanced in age; and Jehovah had blessed Abraham in all things.

World English Bible
Abraham was old, and well stricken in age. Yahweh had blessed Abraham in all things.

Young's Literal Translation
And Abraham is old, he hath entered into days, and Jehovah hath blessed Abraham in all things;

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King James Translators' Notes

well...: Heb. gone into days

Geneva Study Bible

And Abraham was old, and well stricken in age: and the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things.

Scofield Reference Notes

[1] And Abraham

The entire chapter is highly typical:

(1) Abraham, type of a certain king who would make a marriage for his son Mt 22:2 Jn 6:44.

(2) the unnamed servant, type of the Holy Spirit, who does not "speak of himself," but takes of the things of the Bridegroom with which to win the bride Jn 16:13,14.

(3) the servant, type of the Spirit as enriching the bride with the Bridegroom's gifts Gal 5:22 1Cor 12:7-11.

(4) the servant, type of the Spirit as bringing the bride to the meeting with the Bridegroom Acts 13:4 16:6,7 Rom 8:11 1Th 4:14-16.

(5) Rebekah, type of the Church, the ecclesia, the "called out" virgin bride of Christ Gen 24:16 2Cor 11:2 Eph 5:25-32.

(6) Isaac, type of the Bridegroom, "whom not having seen," the bride loves through the testimony of the unnamed Servant 1Pet 1:8.

(7) Isaac, type of the Bridegroom who goes out to meet and receive His bride Gen 24:63 1Th 4:14-16.Genesis 24:1 Parallel Commentaries

If, Therefore, Even they who are United in Marriage Only for the Purpose Of...
22. If, therefore, even they who are united in marriage only for the purpose of begetting, for which purpose marriage was instituted, are not compared with the Fathers, seeking their very sons in a way far other than do these; forasmuch as Abraham, being bidden to slay his son, fearless and devoted, spared not his only son, whom from out of great despair he had received [1997] save that he laid down his hand, when He forbade him, at Whose command he had lifted it up; it remains that we consider,
St. Augustine—On the Good of Marriage

Jesus Sets Out from Judæa for Galilee.
Subdivision B. At Jacob's Well, and at Sychar. ^D John IV. 5-42. ^d 5 So he cometh to a city of Samaria, called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph. 6 and Jacob's well was there. [Commentators long made the mistake of supposing that Shechem, now called Nablous, was the town here called Sychar. Sheckem lies a mile and a half west of Jacob's well, while the real Sychar, now called 'Askar, lies scarcely half a mile north of the well. It was a small town, loosely called
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

The Blessing of Jacob Upon Judah. (Gen. Xlix. 8-10. )
Ver. 8. "Judah, thou, thy brethren shall praise thee; thy hand shall be on the neck of thine enemies; before thee shall bow down the sons of thy father. Ver. 9. A lion's whelp is Judah; from the prey, my son, thou goest up; he stoopeth down, he coucheth as a lion, and as a full-grown lion, who shall rouse him up? Ver. 10. The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, nor lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh come, and unto Him the people shall adhere." Thus does dying Jacob, in announcing
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Cross References
Galatians 3:9
So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham.

Genesis 12:2
And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:

Genesis 13:2
And Abram was very rich in cattle, in silver, and in gold.

Genesis 18:11
Now Abraham and Sarah were old and well stricken in age; and it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women.

Genesis 24:35
And the LORD hath blessed my master greatly; and he is become great: and he hath given him flocks, and herds, and silver, and gold, and menservants, and maidservants, and camels, and asses.

Genesis 26:12
Then Isaac sowed in that land, and received in the same year an hundredfold: and the LORD blessed him.

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