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a Ps. 49. 18
+ Hleb to
& ver. 38, 38,
i Numb. 14. 22. Neb. 4.
Jacob beconseth rick.
Jacob displeased departs secretly. 29 And he said unto him, Thou
19 Rachel stealeth her father's images. 22
Laban pursueth after him, 26 and complain
eth of the wrong, 34 Rachel's policy to kide
the images. 36 Jacob's complaint of Laban.
sons, saying, Jacob hath taken away And Jacob said, Thou shalt not give me all that was our father's; and of that any thing: if thou wilt do this thing for which was our father's hath he gotten all me, I will again feed and keep thy flock: this glory.
32 I will pass through all thy flock to 2 And Jacob beheld the countenance bch. 4- 5 day, removing from thence all the speck of Laban, and, behold, it was not toward Deut. 28. led and spotted cattle, and all the brown him tas before.
cattle among the sheep, and the spotted 3 ( And the Lord said unto Jacob, and the day * c. 31. & and speckled among the goats: and ® of Return unto the land of thy fathers, and 'Sam. 19.7. such shall be my hire.
to thy kindred; and I will be with thee. a ch. 28. 15, 1 P. 56 33 So shall my frighteousness answer 4 And Jacob sent and called Rachel 30:21. &
for me t in time to come, when it shall and Leah to the field unto his flock, Esad. 13. 4 come for my hire before thy face: every 5 And said unto them, “I see your e ver. 2.
one that is not speckled and spotted among father's countenance, that it is not to-
34 And Laban said, Behold, I would 6 And Rye know that with all my ich it might be according to thy word.
power I have served your father. 35 And he removed that day the he 7 And your father hath deceived me, goats that were ringstraked and spotted, and changed my wages' ten times; but hver t'; and all the she goats that were speckled God suffered him not to hurt me. and spotted, and every one that had some 8 If he said thus, 'The speckled shall Zech: 8.5 white in it, and all the brown among the be thy wages; then all the cattle bare kch.20.6. sheep, and gave them into the hand of his speckled: and if he said thus, The ring- 1 ch.30.3%. sons.
straked shall be thy hire; then bare all 36 And he set three days' journey be the cattle ringstraked. twixt himself and Jacob: and Jacob fed 9 Thus God hath "taken away the cat- m ver. 1, it the rest of Laban's flocks.
tle of your father, and given them to me. Stech. 31.
37 | And Jacob took him rods of 10 And it came to pass at the time green poplar, and of the hasel and ches that the cattle conceived, that I lifted up nut tree; and pilled white strakes in them, mine eyes, and saw in a dream, and, beand made the white appear which was in hold, the || rams which leaped upon the forme the rods.
cattle were ringstraked, speckled, and 38 And he set the rods which he had grisled. pilled before the flocks in the gutters in 11 And "the angel of God spake unto n ch. 48. 16 the watering troughs when the flocks me in a dream, saying, Jacob: And I came to drink, that they should conceive said, Here am I. when they came to drink.
12 And he said, Lift up now thine 39 And the flocks conceived before the eyes, and see, all the rams which leap rods, and brought forth cattle ringstraked, upon the cattle are ringstraked, speckled, speckled, and spotted.
and grisled: for 'I have seen all that • Exod. 3. 7. 40 And Jacobdid separatethe lambs,and Laban doeth unto thee. set the faces of the flocks toward the ring- 13 I am the God of Beth-el, 'where peh. 28. 18, straked, and all the brown in the flock of thou anointedst the pillar, and where Laban; and he put his own flocks by them thou vowedst a vow unto me: now" arise, rer. 3. ch. selves and putthem notuntoLaban’scattle. get thee out from this land, and return
41 And it came to pass, whensoever unto the land of thy kindred. the stronger cattle did conceive, that 14 And Rachel and Leah answered and Jacob laid the rods before the eyes of said unto him, 'Is there yet any portion or reb. 2. 24. the cattle in the gutters, that they might inheritance for us in our father's house? conceive among the rods.
15 Are we not counted of him strang42 But when the cattle were feeble, ers? for she hath sold us, and hath quite ch. 29. 15. he put them not in: so the feebler were devoured also our money, Laban's, and the stronger Jacob’s. 16 For all the riches which God hath
43 And the man "increased exceedingly, taken from our father, that is our's, and me and had much cattle, and maidservants, our children's: now then, whatsoever and menservants, and camels, and asses. God hath said unto thee, do.
19. 13. Hos. 3. 4. tch. 35. 2. + Heb. the
uch. 46. 28. u
ich. 13. 8.
y cho 3
Rachel stealeth her father's images.
Jacob's complaint of L 17 | Then Jacob rose up, and set his 34 Now Rachel had taken the images, sons and his wives upon camels; and put them in the camel's furniture,
18 And he carried away all his cattle, and sat upon them. And Laban + searchand all his goods which he had gotten, ed all the tent, but found them not. the cattle of his getting, which he had 35 And she said to her father, Let it gotten in Padan-aram, for to go to Isaac not displease my lord that I cannot "rise he his father in the land of Canaan.
up before thee; for the custom of women 32. 19 And Laban went to shear his sheep: is upon me. And he searched, but found * Heb.fera, and Rachel had stolen the ftimages that not the images. 17.5. 1 Sam. were her father's.
36 And Jacob was wroth, and chode 20 And Jacob stole away tunawares with Laban: and Jacob answered and
to Laban the Syrian, in that he told him said to Laban, What is my trespass? what heart of La. not that he fled.
is my sin, that thou hast so hotly pur21 So he fled with all that he had; and sued after me? he rose up, and passed over the river, and 37 Whereas thou hast searched all my set his face toward the mount Gilead. stuff, what hast thou found of all thy
22 | And it was told Laban on the houshold stuff? set it here before my third day that Jacob was filed.
brethren and thy brethren, that they may 23 And he took "his brethren with judge betwixt us both. him, and pursued after him seven days' 38 This twenty years have I been with journey; and they overtook him in the thee; thy ewes and thy she goats have mount Gilead.
not cast their young, and the rams of thy 24 And God came to Laban the Sy- flock have I not eaten. Matt. 1.20. rian in a dream by night, and said unto 39 "That which was torn of beasts I iF 2 ch. 24.50. him, Take heed that thou 'speak not to brought not unto thee; I bare the loss of Heb. from Jacob feither good or bad.
it; of my hand didst thou require it, kr 25 Then Laban overtook Jacob. Now whether stolen by day, or stolen by night. Jacob had pitched his tent in the mount: 40 Thus I was; in the day the drought and Laban with his brethren pitched in consumed me, and the frost by night; the mount of Gilead.
and my sleep departed from mine eyes. 26 And Laban said to Jacob, What hast 41 Thus have I been twenty years in
thou done, that thou hast stolen away un- thy house; I served thee fourteen years 1c 1 Sam. 30. awares tome, and carried away my daugh- for thy two daughters, and six years for
ters, as captives taken with the sword? thy cattle: and i thou hast changed my mu 27 Wherefore didst thou flee away se
wages ten times. Heb. hast cretly, and † steal away from me; and 42 " Except the God of my father, the nl
didst not tell me, that I might have sent God of Abraham, and the fear of Isaac, thee away with mirth, and with songs, had been with me, surely thou hadst sent Isa with tabret, and with harp?
me away now empty. 28 And hast not suffered me to kiss mine affliction and the labour of my 14. Kings my sons and my daughters ? thou hast hands, and 'rebuked thee yesternight. now done foolishly in so doing.
43 | And Laban answered and said 29 It is in the power of my hand to do unto Jacob, These daughters are my you hurt: but the God of your father daughters, and these children are my childspake unto me yesternight, saying, Take ren, and these cattle are my cattle, and all thou heed that thou speak not to Jacob that thou seest is mine: and what can I do either good or bad.
this day unto these my daughters, or unto 30 And now, though thou wouldest their children which they have born? needs be gone, because thou sore longedst 44 Now therefore come thou, 'let us rc after thy father's house, yet wherefore make a covenant, I and thou; 'and let it sJ hast thou stolen my gods?
be for a witness between me and thee. 31 | And Jacob answered and said to 45 And Jacob 'took a stone, and set ich Laban, Because I was afraid : for I said, it up for a pillar. Peradventure thou wouldest take by force 46 And Jacob said unto his brethren, thy daughters from me.
Gather stones; and they took stones, 32 With whomsoever thou findest thy and made an heap: and they did eat there the See ch. 44. gods, let him not live: before our bre- upon the heap.
thren discern thou what is thine with me, 47 And Laban called it ||Jegar-saha ?
PGod hath seen Ex
b ver. 55. Ruth 1. 9,
91 12. 9.
19. 20. Acts 20. 37 ci Sam. 13 13. 2 Chron. 16. 9 d vet. 53 ch. 28. 13. e ver. 24
fver. 19. Judg. 18. 24.
48 And Laban said, " This heap is a wit38 And Laban went into Jacob's tent, ness between me and thee this day. There- 27 and into Leah's tent, and into the two fore was the name of it called Galeed; maidservants' tents; but he found them 49 And * || Mizpah; for he said, The not. Then went he out of Leah's tent, LORD watch between me and thee, when and entered into Rachel's tent.
we are absent one from another.
toit Het uJ
x J 99. 5
u OT, ton
. 18. 16.
10r, kiled rests.
Jacob's message to Esau.
11 P Deliver me, I pray ti
52 This heap be witness, and this pillar and smite me, and the moth
of the sea, which cannot be num
his hand oa present for Esau his brother; 1 ch. 43. !!: 54 Then Jacob | offered sacrifice upon
14 Two hundred she goats, and twenty
15 Thirty milch camels with their colts,
rose up, and kissed his sons and his daugh- asses, and ten foles. be 28. 1. ters, and blessed them: and Laban de- 16 And he delivered them into the $3 parted, and returned unto his place. hand of his servants, every drove by
themselves; and said unto his servants,
Pass over before me, and put a space be-
twixt drove and drove.
17 And he commanded the foremost,
thou ? and whither goest thou ? and ND Jacob went on his way, and whose are these before thee?
18 Then thou shalt say, They be thy ser2 And when Jacob saw them, he said, vant Jacob's; it is a present sent unto my Heads 4 This is God's host: and he called the lord Esau: and, behold, also he is behind us. name of that place || Mahanaim.
19 And so commanded he the second, 3 F And Jacob sent messengers before and the third, and all that followed the Hausbreits er, him to Esau his brother unto the land droves, saying, On this manner shall ye
of Seir, " the + country of Edom. speak unto Esau, when ye find him.
4 And he commanded them, saying, 20 And say ye moreover, Behold, thy ser. Deut.25. Thus shall ye speak unto my lord Esau; vant Jacob is behind us. For he said, I will Heb.ca. Thy servant Jacob saith thus, I have so- appease him with the present that goeth Prov.21.14. P101.15. 1. journed with Laban, and stayed there before me, and afterward I will see his face; until now:
peradventure he will accept + of me. laba 5 And 'I have oxen, and asses, flocks, 21 So went the present over before 8, 9.
and menservants, and womenservants: him: and himself lodged that night in the rok 33 and I have sent to tell my lord, that I company. may find grace in thy sight.
22 And he rose up that night, and 6 And the messengers returned to took his two wives, and his two women
Jacob, saying, We came to thy brother servants, and his eleven sons, "and pass- u Deut. 3. la ach1. Esau, and also the cometh to meet thee, ed over the ford Jabbok. and four hundred men with him.
23 And he took them, and + sent them + Hely.caus. 7 Then Jacob was greatly afraid and over the brook, and sent over that he had. id 33 distressed: and he divided the people 24 | And Jacob was left alone; and
that was with him, and the flocks, and there * wrestled a man with him until * Hos 12,3
25 And when he saw that he prevailed the morning.
99 And Jacob said, 'O God of my was out of joint, as he wrestled with him. 127
father Abraham, and God of my father 26 And he said, Let me go, for the 3. See Luke en 32. 3. Isaac, the LORD " which saidst unto me, day breaketh: And he said, “I will not a Hos. 12.40
Return unto thy country, and to thy let thee go, except thou bless me. Her les kindred, and I will deal well with thee: 27 And he said unto him, What is thy 10+ I am not worthy of the least of all I name? And he said, Jacob.
A Phelangels of God met him?
PR 91. 11.
+ Heb.my face. Job 42
ed to pass.
4. Eph. 6. 12. + Heb. as.
That is, the face of God. fch. 16. 13.
& 33. 20. Deut. 5. 24. Judy. 6. 22. & 13. 2. Isai. 6. 5.
The kindness of Jacob and Esau
at their ? 28 And he said, Thy name shall be hath dealt graciously with me, and be
called no more Jacob, but || Israel : for as cause I have t enough. * And he urged ch. 35. 10. a prince hast thou opower with God and him, and he took it. 2 Kings 17. A with men, and hast prevailed.
12 And he said, Let us take our jour29 And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell ney, and let us go, and I will go before thee. k 4 prince of
I pray thee, thy name. And he said, 13 And he said unto him, My lord Hos. 19. 3, e Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after knoweth that the children are tender, and a ch. 25-31. my name? And he blessed him there. the flocks and herds with young are with
30 And Jacob called the name of the me: and if men should overdrive them e Judg. 13
place || Peniel: for 'I have seen God face one day, all the fock will die.
14 Let my lord, I pray thee, pass over 31 And as he passed over Penuel the before his servant: and I will lead on softly, Exod. 2. ii. sun rose upon him, and he halted upon according t as the cattle that goeth before his thigh.
me and the children be able to endure, 32 Therefore the children of Israel eat until I come unto my lord 'unto Seir. not of the sinew which shrank, which is 15 And Esau said, Let me now + leave a upon the hollow of the thigh, unto this with thee some of the folk that are with day: because he touched the hollow of me: And he said, + What needeth it? Jacob's thigh in the sinew that shrank. "let me find
grace in the sight of my lord. CHAP. XXXIII.
16 So Esau returned that day on his 1 The kindness of Jacob and Esau at their way unto Seir.
meeting. 17 Jacob cometh to Succoth. 18 17 And Jacob journeyed to SucAt Shalem he buyeth a field, and buildeth coth, and built him an house, and made an altar called El-elohe-Israel.
booths for his cattle: therefore the name ND Jacob lifted up his eyes, and of the place is called ||Succoth.
18 (And Jacob came to °Shalem a city and with him four hundred men. And he of || "Shechem, which is in the land of divided the children unto Leah, and unto Canaan, when he came from Padan-aram; Rachel, and unto the two handmaids. and pitched his tent before the city.
2 And he put the handmaids and their 19 And 'he bought a parcel of a field, children foremost, and Leah and her where he had spread his tent, at the hand children after, and Rachel and Joseph of the children of || Hamor, Shechem's hindermost.
father, for an hundred | pieces of money, 3 And he passed over before them, and 20 And he erected there an altar, and bch. 18.2. b bowed himself to the ground seven called it || El-elohe-Israel. times, until he came near to his brother.
CHAP. XXXIV. 4 ° And Esau ran to meet him, and / 1 Dinah is ravished by Shechem. 4 He sueth 4 ch. 45. 14, embraced him, and fell on his neck, and to marry her. 13 The sons of Jacob offer the kissed him; and they wept.
condition of circumcision to the Shechem5 And he lifted up his eyes, and saw
ites. 20 Hamor and Shechem persuade them
to accept it. 25 The sons of Jacob upon that the women and the children; and said,
advantage slay them, 27 and spoil their city. Who are those twith thee? And he said, 30 Jacob reproveth Simeon and Levi.
+ Heb. to thre. e ch.48.9. Ps. 127. 3 Isai. 8. 18.
Dibenchildren awhich God hath graciously A Nich shah bahe daughtecobs Lucah;
+ Heb. What is all this brend to thee?
given thy servant.
which she bare unto Jacob, went 6 Then the handmaidens came near, out to see the daughters of the land. they and their children, and they bowed 2 And when Shechem the son of Hathemselves.
mor the Hivite, prince of the country, 7 And Leah also with her children saw her, he took her, and lay with her, came near, and bowed themselves: and and + defiled her. after came Joseph near and Rachel, and 3 And his soul clave unto Dinah the they bowed themselves.
daughter of Jacob, and he loved the dam8 And he said, + What meanest thou sel, and spake + kindly unto the damsel.
by all this drove which I met? And he 4 And Shechem spake unto his farch. 32. 16. said, These are sto find grace in the ther Hamor, saying, Get me this damsel 8 ch. 32. á sight of my lord.
to wife. 9 And Ésau said, I have enough, my 5 And Jacob heard that he had defiled brother; tkeep that thou hast unto thyself. | Dinah his daughter: now his sons were
10 And Jacob said, Nay, I pray thee, with his cattle in the field: and Jacob if now I have found grace in thy sight, 'held his peace until they were come.
then receive my present at my hand: for 6 And Hamor the father of Shechem a sam. I. 13. therefore I have seen thy face, as though went out untoJacob to commune with him. 2. Mat. id. I had seen the face of God, and thou 7 And the sons of Jacob came out of wast pleased with me.
the field when they heard it: and the men 11 Take, I pray thee, my blessing were grieved, and they were very wroth, shings 5 15 that is brought to thee; because God because he had wrought folly in Israel
Before CHRIST cir. 1732.
Hanur and Shecker circumcised. CHAP. XXXV.
The Shechemiles spoiled.
of his city,
, The soul of my son Shechem day, when they were sore, that two of the
brethren, took each man his sword, and
26 And they slew Hamor and Shechem
27 The sons of Jacob came upon the
oxen, and their asses, and that which was in
shall 29 And all their wealth, and all their litsay unto me: but give me the damsel to tle ones, and their wives took they captive, wife.
and spoiled even all that was in the house. 13 And the sons of Jacob answered 30 And Jacob said to Simeon and to be som. Shechem and Hamor his father deceit- Levi, * Ye have troubled me 'to make ch.49.6.
fully, and said, because he had defiled me to stink among the inhabitants of the Josh. 7. Dinah their sister:
land, among the Canaanites and the Pe- x Exod. 5. 14 And they said unto them, We can- rizzites: "and I being few in number, they 13.4
not do this thing, to give our sister to one shall gather themselves together against Deuts
ed, I and my house.
Beth-el. 8 Deborah dieth at Allon-bachuth.
9 God blesseth Jacob at Beth-el. 16 Rachel 17 But if ye will not hearken unto us,
travaileth of Benjamin, and dieth in the
way to Edar. 22 Reuben lieth with Bilhah.
Isaac at Hebron. 28 The age, death, and
ND God said unto Jacob, Arise, go 19 And the young man deferred not to up to “Beth-el, and dwell there:and • ch. 28. 19. do the thing, because he had delight in Ja- make there an altar unto God, that
apdi Chrome cob's daughter: and he was more ho- peared unto thee when thou fleddest
nourable than all the house of his father. from the face of Esau 'thy brother.
20 And Hamor and Shechem his son 2 Then Jacob said unto his houshold, 9 ch. 18. 19.
21 These men are peaceable with us; ' be clean, and change your garments:
which I went.
, if every male among us be cir- all their earrings which were in their ears; i Hos. 2. 13.
round about them, and they did not pur- 5. 1. 1 Sam. 24 And unto Hamor and unto Shechem sue after the sons of Jacob. Ich 15 la his son hearkened all that 'went out of 6 So Jacob came to Luz, which is 14. the gate of his city; and every male was in the land of Canaan, that is
, Beth-el, he
b ch. 28. 13. ech. 97. 43.
& 31. 342.
I F.xod. 15
will dwell with us.
14. 15. 2 Chron. 14.
mch. 28. 19.