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19. 13. Hos. 3. 4. I ch. 35. 2. + Heb. the
uch. 46. 28
17. Luke 9. 51, 53
X ch. 13. 8.
ych. 30. 3. Job 15
Rachel stealeth her father's images.
Jacob's complaint of 17 | Then Jacob rose up, and set his 34 Now Rachel had taken the images, CHRIST
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 his father in the land of Canaan.
up before thee; for the custom of women 19 And Laban went to shear his sheep: is upon me. And he searched, but found Heb.tera, and Rachel had stolen the f'images 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?
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 2 Kings 12.
22 | And it was told Laban on the houshold stuff? set it here before my third day that Jacob was fled.
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. Mati.n.30. rian in a dream by night, and said unto 39 That which was torn of beasts I 2 ch. 24.50. him, Take heed that thou speak not to brought not unto thee; I bare the loss of Heb. from Jacob + either good or bad.
it; of k my hand didst thou require it, 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 : 1 Sam. 30. awares to me, and carried away my daugh- for thy two daughters, and six years for
ters, as captives taken with the sword? thy cattle: and thou hast changed my 27 Wherefore didst thou flee away se
wages ten times. * Heb. hast cretly, and t steal away from me; and 42 " Except the God of my father, the
didst not tell me, that I might have sent God of Abraham, and othe fear of Isaac, thee away with mirth, and with songs, had been with me, surely thou hadst sent with tabret, and with harp?
me away now empty. God hath seen 28 And hast not suffered me "to kiss mine affliction and the labour of my 14. 1 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 r after thy father's house, yet wherefore make a covenant, I and thou; 'and let it. 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 + 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 : 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- !
48 And Laban said, “This heap is a wit33 And Laban went into Jacob's tent, ness between me and thee this day. Thereand 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,
b ver. 55Ruth 1. 9.
19. 20. Acts 20. 37. ci Sam. 13. 13. 2 Chron. 16.9. d ver. 53 ch. 28. 13. e ver. 24
f ver. 19. Judg. 18. 24.
1 Or, filled
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 'a present for Esau his brother; .ch. 43. !!! 54 Then Jacob || offered sacrifice upon 14 Two hundred she goats, and twenty the mount, and called his brethren to eat he goats, two hundred ewes, and twenty bread: and they did eat bread, and tar- rams, ried all night in the mount.
15 Thirty milch camels with their colts, 55 And early in the morning Laban forty kine, and ten bulls, twenty she
rose up, and kissed his sons and his daugh- asses, and ten foles. del ters, and bblessed 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, CHAP. XXXII.
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
are these before the
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 Mads 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 [ And Jacob sent messengers before and the third, and all that followed the rus benetan 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.
Thus shall ye speak unto my lord Esau; vant Jacob is behind us. For he said, I will -4eb. ra. Thy servant Jacob saith thus, I have so- appease him with the present that goeth Prov. 2144 Prer. 35 1. journed with Laban, and stayed there before me, and afterward I will see his face; until now:
peradventure he will accept tof me. Papa 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 Teh JJ % 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. iQ bet. 2. Esau, and also "he cometh to meet thee, ed over the ford Jabbok. and four hundred men with him.
23 And he took them, and 7 sent them +, Hels. caus. 7 Then Jacob was greatly afraid and over the brook, and sent over that he had. ed to pass. 133 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 22.3
25 And when he saw that he prevailed ihe morning.
99 And Jacob said, 'O God of my was out of joint, as he wrestled with him. 12.
father Abraham, and God of my father 26 And he said, Let me go, for the 3. Ses Luke i 31. Isaac, the LORD " which saidst unto me, day breaketh: And he said, “I will not a Hos. 12. 4
Return unto thy country, and to thy let thee go, except thou bless me. Heh. I 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 name? And he said, Jacob.
Pt 91.11. Hebr. 1. 14
12 Lake 213 That is
+ Heh.my face. Job 12
Eph. 6. 12. + Heb. as.
. Kings 17.
& 47. 33
& 33. 20. Deut. 5. 24. Judg. 6. 22. & 13. 22. 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 + enough. *And he urged ch. 35. 10. a prince hast thou o power with God and him, and he took it. d 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.
me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, 13 And he said unto him, My lord c Hos. 12. 3, 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 place || Peniel: for 'I have seen God face one day, all the flock will die. to face, and my life is preserved.
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. 24. 1. 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 tleave 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 i7 | 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 A NDoklacobanlifted humabas sayes, and of the place js.cableamSuccotha
, , , came, 18 (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 1. ch. 18.2. & 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 d. 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 the women and the children; and said,
to accept it. 25 The sons of Jacob upon that
advantage slay them, 27 and spoil the ir city. Who are those + with thee? And he said, 30 Jacob reproveth Simeon and Levi.
ND of , thy servant. 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 t 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 fa("ch. 32. 16. said, These are Bto find grace in the ther Hamor, saying, Get me this damsel 8 ch. 32.5 sight of my lord.
to wife. 9 And Esau said, I have enough, my 5 And Jacob heard that he had defiled brother; ťkeep 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 Sam. 3. 13. therefore I have seen thy face, as though went out untoJacob to commune with him. 32. Matt. 18. 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, 1 Kings 515 that is brought to thee; because God because he bhad wrought folly in Israel
42.6. & 13. 2i.
c ch. 32. 28.
+ Heb. to thre. e ch.48.9. Ps. 127. 3 Isai. 8. 18.
Zibenchiderer awhich God hath graciously A Nice Dishah bahe daughtecob Leah:
1 Heb. What
+ Heb. be that to thee that is thine.
h ch. 43-3
& 1+ 21,
Judg. 1. 15. 1 Sam. 25.07 & 30, 26.
i Dest. 3
21. 1 Sam.
27. Ps. 105 12.
Hamor and Sheckex circumcised. CHAP. XXXV.
The Shechenites spoiled. Before in lying with Jacob's daughter ; ' which , circumcised, all that went out of the gate CHRIST ar. 1732 thing ought not to be done.
of his city.
brethren, took each man his sword, and
26 And they slew Hamor and Shechem 10 And ye shall dwell with us: and his son with the + edge of the sword, and in the hos is the land shall be before you; dwell and took Dinah out of Shechem's house, and 1 2 34 'trade ye therein, and "get you posses. went out. c. 55. sions therein.
27 The sons of Jacob came upon the
oxen, and their asses, and that which was in 12 Ask me never so much "dowry and the city, and that which was in the field, 1. n. isasa. gift, and I will give according as ye shall 29 And all their wealth, and all their lit
say unto me: but give me the damsel to tle ones, and their wives took they captive,
and spoiled even all that was in the house. 13 And the sons of Jacob answered 30 [ And Jacob said to Simeon and Sam. 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- *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 Deut. 4 p Jasb.s 9 that is uncircumcised; for P that were a me, and slay me; and I shall be destroyreproach unto us:
ed, I and my house.
9 God blesseth Jacob at Beth-el. 16 Rachel
travaileth of Benjamin, and dieth in the
way to Edar. 22 Reuben lieth with Bilhah. to be circumcised; then will we take our
23 The sons of Jacob. 27 Jacob cometh to
Isaac at Hebron. 28 The age, death, and
19 And the young man deferred not to up to · Beth-el, and dwell there: and
do the thing, because he had delight in Ja- make there an altar unto God, "that apa Ceroa. 4. cob's daughter: and he was "more ho- peared unto thee when thou fleddest • cha. 27. 43.
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, d ch. 18. 19. came unto the gate of their city, and com- and to all that were with him, Put away muned with the men of their city, saying, the strange gods that are among you, and ech, 31,1%
21 These men are peaceable with us; 'be clean, and change your garments: therefore let them dwell in the land, and 3 And let us arise, and go up to Beth-7B trade therein; for the land, behold, it is el; and I will make there an altar unto 10. large enough for them; let us take their God, who answered me in the day of my 5. ch.327 daughters to us for wives, and let us give distress, "and was with me in the way ch. 28. 2. them our daughters.
which I went. 22 Only herein will the men consent 4 And they gave unto Jacob all the unto us for to dwell with us, to be one strange gods which were in their hand, and people, if every male among us be cir- all their earrings which were in their ears; Hos,9,13. cumcised, as they are circumcised. and Jacob hid them under the oak 26. Judg. 9.
23 Shall not their cattle and their sub- which was by Shechem. stance and every beast of their's be our's? 5 And they journeyed: and the ter- 16. & 23- 27. only let us consent unto them, and they rur of God was upon the cities that were Deut. 11.35 will dwell with us.
round about them, and they did not pur- 3. 1. 1 Sam. 24 And unto Hamor and unto Shechem sue after the sons of Jacob. Tek 13. se his son hearkened all that 'went out of 6 1 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 92.
a ch. 28. 19. bch. 98. 13.
Josh. 2. 15.
34. Josh. 24. 2, 23. 1 Sam.
& 31.3, 42.
in ch. 28. 19
& 23. 2,
Beth-el. och. 28. 13.
God blesseth Jacob.
The age and death of Isa and all the people that were with him. 27 | And Jacob came unto Isaac his
7 And he built there an altar, and father unto Mamre, unto the city of n Eccles. 5. called the place || El-beth-el: because Arbah, which is Hebron, where Abraham h ch. 13.
o there God appeared unto him, when he and Isaac sojourned. The God of fled from the face of his brother.
28 | And the days of Isaac were an & 15. 13. 89 But "Deborah Rebekah's nurse hundred and fourscore years. p ch. 24. 59. died, and she was buried beneath Beth-el 29 And Isaac gave up the ghost, and 1716.
under an oak: and the name of it was died, and was gathered unto his people, k 25: 8.5 called || Allon-bachuth.
being old and full of days; and "his sons ! So ch. 9 f And 'God appeared unto Jacob Esau and Jacob buried him. 9 Hos. 12. 4. again, when he came out of Padan-aram,
1 Esan's three wives. 6 His removing to mount
Seir. 9 His sons. 15 The dukes which der ch. 17.5. is Jacob: 'thy name shall not be called
scended of his sons. 20 The sons and dukes 5 ch. 32. 28. any more Jacob, 'but Israel shall be thy
of Seir. 24 Anah findeth mules. 31 The name: and he called his name Israel.
kings of Edom. 40 The dukes that de11 And God said unto him, 'I am God scended of Esau. Exod. 6. 3. Almighty: be fruitful and multiply; "a Ow these are the generations of cir. 17
I That is, the ork of weeping.
9. &. 49.
tch, 17.1. & 4
6, 16. & 28. 3. & 48.
a ch.25 b ch. 26
w ch. 12.7. & 13. 13. & 96. 3. +. & 28. 13.
x ch. 17. 22.
y ch. 26. 18.
thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins; 2 Esau took his wives of the daugh
12 And the land " which Igave Abraham ters of Canaan; Adah the daughter of and Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to thy Elon the Hittite, and “Aholibamah the e ver. 23 seed after thee will I give the land. daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon
13 And God' went up from him in the the Hivite; place where he talked with him.
3 And « Bashemath Ishmael's daugh- cir. 17 14 | And Jacob' set up a pillar in the ter, sister of Nebajoth. place where he talked with him, even a 4 And ° Adah bare to Esau Eliphaz; 1. 35pillar of stone: and he poured a drink of- and Bashemath bare Reuel; fering thereon, and he poured oil thereon. 5 And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and
15 And Jacob called the name of the Jaalam, and Korah: these are the sons z ch. 28. 19. place where Godspake with him, " Beth-el. of Esau, which were born unto him in
16 (And they journeyed from Beth-el; the land of Canaan.
and there was but ta little way to come 6 And Esau took his wives, and his little piece
to Ephrath: and Rachel travailed, and sons, and his daughters, and all the + per- + Heb.se she had hard labour.
sons of his house, and his cattle, and all 17 And it came to pass, when she was in his beasts, and all his substance, which he
hard labour, that the midwife said unto her, had got in the land of Canaan; and a sh. 30.24 Fear not; "thou shalt have this son also. went into the country from the face of
18 And it came to pass, as her soul was his brother Jacob. in departing, (for she died) that she called 7 'For their riches were more than that I ch. 13. his name || Ben-oni: but his father called they might dwell together; and the land ch.17 him || Benjamin.
wherein they were strangers could not 19" And Rachel died, and was buried in bear them because of their cattle. right hand. the way to Ephrath, which is Beth-lehem. 8 Thus dwelt Esau in mount Seir: b ch.32
20 And Jacob set a pillar upon her * Esau is Edom.
Esau the father of f the Edomites in Elderbeu 21 And Israel journeyed, and spread mount Seir:
his tent beyond the tower of Edar. 10 These are the names of Esau's e Mic. 4.8.
22 And it came to pass, when Israel sons; * Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife k Chori
dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and of Esau, Reuel the son of Bashemath the sch: 49.4; flay with Bilhah his father's concubine: wife of Esau. 1. See 2 Sam. and Israel heard it. Now the sons of Ja- 11 And the sons of Eliphaz were Te3. 1 Cor. 5 cob were twelve:
man, Omar, || Zepho, and Gatam, and C:% 23 The sons of Leah; Reuben, Ja- Kenaz. cob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, 12 And Timna was concubine to Eliand Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun: phaz Esau's son; and she bare to Eli
24 The sons of Rachel; Joseph, and phaz ? Amalek: these were the sons of Benjamin:
Adah Esau's wife.
Nahath, and Zerah, Shammah, and Miz-
bamah, the daughter of Anah the daugh