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GENESIS, XXXI. Laban's pursuit after Jacoh. 710 And it came to pass, at the time that) B. C. 1739. (fore hast thou stolen a my gods? the cattle conceive], that I lifted up mine

31 And Jacob answered and said to eyes, and saw in a dream, and, behold, a ver.19. Laban, Because I jyas afraid: for I said, the rams 1 which leaped upon the cattle Ju.18.24. Peradventure thou wouldest take by force were ring-straked,speckled, and grizzled. bor, he-goats. thy daughters from me. 11 And the angel of God c spake unto c.30.39. 32 With whomsoever thou findest thy me in a dream, saying, Jacob : And I c.48.16. gods, let him not live: d before our bres said, Here am I. e

d c.4.9. thren, discern thou what is thine with 12 And he said, Lift up now thine eyes, e Ex.3.4.

me, and take it to thee. For Jacob knew and see, all the rams which leap upon 182.3.4,&c. not that Rachel iad stolen them the cattle are ring-straked, speckled, and Is.58.9. 35 And Laban went into Jacob's tent, grizzled : for I have seen f all that Laban f Ex.3.7. and into Leah's tent, and into the two doeth unto thee.

Ps. 139.3. maid-servants' tents; but he found them 13 I am the God of Beth-el, & where Ec.5.8. not. Then went he out of Leah's tent, Thou anointedst the pillar, and where c.28.18. and entered into Pachel's tent. thou vowedst a vow unto me: how arise, h ver.19. 34 Now Rachel had taken h the images, get thee out from this land, and return i felt. and put them in the camel's furniture, anto the land of thy kindred.

i ver.3. and sat upou them. And Laban 1 search 14 And Rachel and Leah answered, and c.32.9. ed all the tent, but found them not. said unto him, Is there yet any portion or

35 Andere said to her father, Let it inheritance for us in our father's house?

not displease my lord that I cannot rise 15 Are we not counted of him strangers ? ; Ex.20.12. up before thee; for the custom of WOfor he hath sold us, k and hath quite de Le.19.32. men is upon me. And he searched, but voured also our money.

k c.29.27. found not the images, 16 For all the riches which God hath Ne.5.5. 36 And Jacob was wroth, I and chode taken from our father, that is ours, and 1 Ep.4.26. with Laban: and Jacob answered and our cheren's: row 'then, whatsoever

said to Laban, What is my trespass? Gai hath said unto thee, do.

what is my sin, that thou hast so hotly 17 Then Jacob rose up, and set his sons

pursued after me? and his wives upon camels. m

m c.24.10. 37 Whereas thou hast searched all my 15 And he carried away all his cattle,

stuff, what hast thou found of all the and all his goods which he had gotten,

household-stuff ? set it here before my the cattle of his getting, which he had

brethren and thy brethren, that they may gotten in Padan-aram, for to go to Isaac n 1 Cor.6.5. judge n betwixt us both. his o father in the land of Canaan. o c.28.21. 38 This twenty years have I been with 19 And Laban went to shear his sheep:

thee; thy ewes and thy she-goats nare and Rachel had stolen the 3 images p 3 teraphim. not cast their young, and the rams of that were her father's,

p Ju. 17.5. thy flock have I not eaten. 20 And Jacob stole away 4 unawares to 1 Sa. 19.13 39 That which was torn of beasts, I Laban the Syrian, in that he told him Hos.3.4. brought not unto thee, I bare the loss of mint that he fled.

4 the heart

it; 9 of my hand didst thou require it, 21 So he fled with all that he had ; and of Laban. whether stolen by day, or stolen by night. he rose up, and passed over the river, rq Ëx.22.10. | 40 Thus I was; in the day the drought and set his faces touard the mount Gilead. 7 c.15.18. consumed me, and the frost by night; and 22 And it was told Lalan, on the thirds c.46.28. my sleep departed from mine eyes. day, that Jacob was fled.

2K.12.17. 41 Thus have I been twenty years in thy 23 And he took his brethren with him, Lu.9.51. bouse; I served thee fourteen t years for and pursued after him seven days jour-t c.29.18,30. fthy two daughters, and six years for thy bey, and they overtook him in the mount v ver.7. cattle: and thou hast changed my wages v of Gilead.

re Ps.124.1,2. ten times. 24 And God came to Laban the Syrian x ver.53. 42 Except u the God of my father, the in a dream y by night, and said unto him, y c.20.3. God of Abraham, and the fear of Isaac, Take heed that thou speak not to Jacob Job 33.15, bad been with me, surely thou hadst sent either 5 good or bad.

s from good me away now empty. God hath seen my 25 Then Laban overtook Jacob. Now to bad. affliction, z and the labour of my hands, Jacob had pitched his tent in the mount; Ex.3.7. and rebuked a thee yesternight." and Laban with his brethren pitched in a 1Ch.12.17. 43 And Laban answered and said unto the mount of Gilead.

Jude 9. Jacob, These daughters are my daughters, 26 And Laban said to Jacob, What hastb 1Sa.30.2. and these children are my children, and thou done, that thou bast stolen away hast stolen these cattle are my cattle, and all that unawares to me, and carried a way my

thou seest is mine: and what can I do daughters, as captives b taken with the c c.26.28. this day unto these my daughters, or unto sword?

d Job 21.11,12 their children which they have borne? 27 Wherefore didst thou flee away see Jos.22.27, 44 Now, therefore, come thou, let us cretly, and steal away from me; and 21.27 make a covenant, c 1 and thou; and let it didst not tell me, that I might have sent f 1K.19.20. be for a witness e between me and thee. thee away with mirth, and with songs, a c.28.18. 45 And Jacob took a stone, & and set it with tabret, and with harp;

Chald. the up for a pillar. 28 Avd last not suffered me to kiss my heap of 46 And Jacob said unto his brethren, sons f and my daughters ? thou hast now witness. Gather stones; and they took stones, and done foolishly in so doing.

8 Heb. the made an heay: and they did eat there 29 It is in the power of my hand to do heap of upon the heap. you hurt: but the God of your father witness. 47 And Laban called it " Jegar-saha. spake unto me yesternight, saying, Take 9 j.e. a bea. dutha: but Jacob called it 8 Galeed. thou heed that thou speak not to Jacob con, or,

49 And Laban said, This heap is a vit either good or bad.

watch ness between me and thee this day. 30 And now, though thou wouldest tower. Therefore was the name of it called needs be gone, because thou sore song. h Ju. 11.29. Galced; est, after thy father's house, yet where- 1S2.7.5. 49 And 9 Mizpab; h for he said, I

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SIS, XXXI.

Laban's prorsuit after Jacok
C. 1739. fore hast thou stolen a my gods ?

31 And Jacob answered and said to
.19. Laban, Because I was afraid : for I said,
18.24. Peradventure thou wouldest take by forts

he-goats. thy daughters from me.
.39. 32 With whomsoever thou findest its
3.16. gods, let him not live: d before our bre
4.9.

thren, discern thou what is thine with

me, and take it to thee. For Jacob knely
-3.4,&c. not that Rachel had stolen them.
58.9. 33 And Laban went into Jacob's tent
6.3.7. and into Leah's tent, and into the two
139.3. maid-servants' tents; but he found then
5.8.

not. Then went he out of Leah's test,
8.18. and entered into Rachel's tent.
r.19.

34 Now Rachel had taken h the images,
t. and put them in the camel's furnitur,
T.3. and sat upon them. And Laban search:
2.9.
ed all the tent, but found them not

.
35 And she said to her father, Leti

not displease my lord that I cannot rise
4.20.12.upj before thee; for the custom of T
c.19.32

men is upon me. And he searched, but 29.27.

found not the images.

36 And Jacob was wroth, 1 and chede
with Laban: and Jacob anstrered and
said to Laban, What is my trespass?
what is my sin, that thou hast so haths

pursued after me?
24.10 37 Whereas thou hast searched all or

stuff, what hast thou found of all to
household-stuff? set it here before ang

brethren and thy brethren, that they may
Cor.6.5. judge n betwixt us both.
28.21.

38 This twenty years have I teen wil

thee; thy ewes and thy she-gort are
waphim. not cast their young, and the nams d
1.17.5. thy flock have I not eaten.
a.19.13 39 That which was torn of benda!
08.3.4. brought not unto thee, I bare the loss d
e heart fit; 9 of my hand didst thou require 2.
Laban. Whether stolen by day, or stolen by night
Cx.22.10. 40 Thus I was in the day the drugs
.15.18. consumed me, and the

frost by night;a
46.29.

my sleep departed from mine eyes
3.12.17. 41 Thus have I been twenty years in tis
3.9.51. house; I served thee fourteen years fx
.29.18,30. thy two daughters, and six years for de
er.7. cattle: and thou hast changed my waga
5.124.1,2. ten times.
er.53. 42 Except u the God of my father, the
..20.3. God of Abraham, and I the fear of Isa
ob 33.15. had been with me, surely thou hads ses
rom good me away now empty. God hath

affliction, z and the labour of my hand
Ex.3.7. and rebuked a thee yesternight

.
Ch.12.17. 43 And Laban answered and said und
Tude 9. Jacob, These daughters are my daughters
Sa.30.2. and these children are my children, as
hast stolen these cattle are my cattle, and all that
me.
c.26.28.

Jacob's covenant with Laban.

GENESIS, XXXIII. Jacob wrestles with an Angeh.
Load watch between me and thee, when B. C. 1739. 15 Thirty milch camels with their celts,
We are atsent one from another.
50 If thou shalt afilict my daughters, or a Ju.11.10.

forty kine and ten bulls, twenty she-astes,

and ten foals. I thou shalt take other wives beside my 1Sa.12.5.

16 And he delivered them into the hand daughters, no man is with us: see, God Je.42.5. is witness a betwixt me and thee.

of his servants, every drove by them51 And Laban said to Jacob, Behold c Jos.24.2.

b ver.45,48. selves; and said unto his servants, Pasa

over before me, and put a space betwixt this hcap, and behold this pillar, which d c.16.5. I have cast betwixt me and thee;

dreve and drove. 32 This heap be witness, b and this pil. 1 or, killed

e ver.42. 17 And he commanded the foremost, lar be witness , that I will not pass over beasts.

saying, When Esau my brother meeteth this heap to thee, and that thou shalt not f c.28.1.

thee, and asketh thee, saying, Whose art thou ? and whither goest thou ? and whose

are these before thee? 53 The God of Abraham, and the God h Pr.21.14.

Nu.24.25. 18 Then thou shalt say, They be thy ser. of Nahor, the God of their father, cjudge 2 my face.

vant Jacob's; it is a present sent unto betwixt is.d And Jacob sware by the Job 42.8,9. hind us.

my lord Esau: and, behold, also he is be. 54 Then Jacob 1 offered sacrifice upon He.1.14.

i Ps.91.11. 19 And so commanded he the second, the mount, and called his brethren to eat ; De.3.16.

and the third, and all that followed the tread: and they did eat bread, and tarried 3 caused to

droves, saying, On this manner sisall ye

speak unto Esau, when ye find him. 5 And early in the morning Laban rose POS.5.14.Ps. servant Jacob is behind us.

20 And say ye moreover, Behold, thy

For he said ap, and kissed his sons and his daughters, 34.7. 103. and blessed f them: and Laban departed, 21.148.2.

I will appease h him with the present that

goeth before me, and afterward I will see

Lu.2.13. his face : peradventure he will accep A xD Jacob went on his way, and the 21H05.12.3.4.5 21 so went the present over before

5 ascending him: and himself lodged that night in

the company.

22 And he rose up that night, and tool

m Jos.21.38. , and his him a to Esau his brother, unto the land o De.2.5.

over the ford Jabbok.j 4 And he commanded them, saying, p Lu.18.1.

6 field.

23 And he took them, and 3 sent ther Thus shall ye speak unto my q lord 100.15.58.

over the brook, and sent over that he had Esau; Thy servant Jacob saith thus, Ilq Pr.15.1.

24 And Jacob was left alone; and then have sojourned with Laban, and stayed * c.33.8,15.

wrestled i a man with him until th

5 breaking of the day. 5 And I have oxen, and asses, flocks, 26.17.3.

s c.35.10. 25 And when he saw that he prevaile

not against him, he touched the honow and menservants, and women-servants : Ta pririce of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's this

God. was out of joint, as he wrestled with him 6 And the messengers returned to Jacob, vc.31.23.33.4. breaketh. And he said, I will not

t Hos.12.3,4. 26 And he said, Let me go, for the da saying, We came to thy brother Esau, and u c.35.3. also he cometh to meet thee, and four Ps.107.6.

p thee go, except thou bless me.

27 And he said unto him, What is t 7 Then Jacob was greatly afraid and Si. e. the

C Ju.13.8. name? And he said, Jacob. distressed: and he divided the people face of God. ed no more s Jacob, but 1 Israel: fora

28 And he said, Thy name shall be ca

prince hast thov power with t God a 91.15. with men, v and hast prevailed.

29 And Jacob asked him, and said, T 33.20. me, I pray thee, thy name. And he sa De.5.24. Wherefore is it that thou dost ask xal

34.10. my name? And he blessed him ther Ju.6.22. 30 And Jacob called the name of

13.22,23. place 8 Peniel : for I have seen God Is.6.5.

to z face, and my life is preserved. Jno.1.18. 31 And as he passed over Penuel

sun rose upon him, and he halted u thou hast showed unto thy servant: for a c.31.3, 13.

his thigh. with my staff I passed over this Jordan 9 I am less

32 Therefore the children of Israel

not of the sinew which shrank, whic 11 Deliver me, e I pray thee, from the c.24.27.

than all, &c. upon the hollow of the thigh, unto

day: because he touched the hollow Jacob's thigh in the sinew that shra

CHAP. XXXIII.

85.10. 12 And thou g saidst, I will surely do Ps.18.35.

d Job.8.7. ed, and, behold, Esau came, h

with him four hundred men. And h vided the children unto Leah, and

Rachel, and unto the two handmaid 13 And he lodged there that same night; g c.28.13-15. dren foremost, and Leah and her chi

f Hos.10.14. and took of that which came to his hand h c.32.6.

2 And he put the handmaids & their

after, and Rachel and Joseph hinder i Pr.18.16. 3 And he passed over before them

bowed himself to the ground k Boats,two hundred ewes and twenty rams, 42.6. 43.26. times, until he came near to his bre

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thou seest is mine: and what can I do
this day unto these my daughters

, or und
Job 21.11,12 their children which

they have borse!
Jos.22.27.

44 Now, therefore, come thou letu
24.27. make a covenant, ci and thou; and
1K.19.20. be for a witness e between me and that
c.28.18. 45 And Jacob took a stone, & and self
Chald. the up for a pillar.
heap of 46 And Jacob said unto his breters

Gather stones, and they took stones, a
Heb, the

made an hear; and they did eat there
heap of upon the heap.
witness.

47 And Laban called it " Jeganeb
i.e. a becedutha : but Jacob called it 8 Galeed.
con, or,

48 And Laban said. This heapisa Fi

ness between me and thee this des
tower.

Therefore was the name of it alle
Ju.11.29. Galeed;
182.7.5.

49 And 9 Mizpah; h for be said, Ile

Jacob's interview with Esau. GENESIS, XXXIV.

Daran dishonoured. 4 And Eszu ran to meet him, and em. B. C. 1739. Dinah his daughter: now his sons were braced him, and fell on his neck, cand

with his cattle in the field; and Jacob kissed him and they wept.

a 1Sa.10.27. held his peace a until they were come 5 And he lifted up his eyes, anu saw the, 2Sa.13.22. 6 And Hamor the father of Shechem went women and the children; and said, Who b c.32.23. out unto Jacob, to commune with him. are those 1 with thee? And he said, Thec c.45.14. 7 And the sons of Jacob came out of children which God hath graciously 2 to thee. the field when they heard it: and the given d thy servant.

d c.48.9. men were grieved, and they were e very 6 Then the handmaidens came near, Ps. 127.3. wroth, because he had wrought folly fin they and their children, and they bowed e c.49.7. Israel, in lying with Jacob's daughter; themselves.

f Jas.7.15. which thing ought not to be done. g 7 And Leah also with her children Ju.20.6. 8 And Hamor communed with them, came near, and bowed themselves : and 2Sa.13.12. saying, The soul of my son Shecheni after came Joseph near and Rachel, and De.23.17. longeth for your daughter : I pray you they bowed themselves.

what is all give her him to wife. & And he said, What 2 meanest thou by this hand 9 And make ye marriages with us, and all this drove which I met? And he said, to thee? give your daughters unto us, and take These are to find grace h in the sight of h c.32.5,16. our daughters unto you. my lord,

3 be that to 10 And ye shall dwell with us; and the 9 And Esau said, I have enough, my bro- thee that land shall be before you ; k dwell and ther; keep 3 that thou hast unto thyself, it is thine, trade ye therein, and get you possessions 10 And Jacob said, Nay, I pray thee, if į Pr.16.7.

therein. now I have found grace in thy sight, then k. c.13.9. 11 And Shechem said unto her father receive my present at my hand: for there- 1 c.43.3. and unto her brethren, Let me find grace fore I have seen thy face, l as though I 28a. 3.13. in your eyes, and what ye shall say unto had seen the face of God, and thou wast m 1Sa.25.27. me I will give. pleased with me.

26.5.15. 12 Ask me never so much dowryn& gift, 11 Take, I pray thee, my blessing m that n Ex.22.17. and I will give o according as ye shall say is brought to thee; because God hath o Pr.26.25. unto me: but give me the damsel to wife. dealt graciously with me, and because I 4 all things. 13 And the sons of Jacob answered have 4 enough. P And he urged him, q P Ph.4.18. Shechem and Hamor his father deceit: and he took it.

192K.5.16,23. fully, and said, Because he had defiled 12 And he said, Let us iske our journey ; 1Ch.22.5. Dinah their sister. and let us go, and I will go before thee. s Jos.5.9.

14 And they said unto them, We cannot 13 And he said unto him, My lord 5 according to do this thing, to give our sister to one Enoweth that the children are tender, r the foot of that is uncircumcised; for that were a and the flocks and herds with young ara the work, jc. reproach s unto us: with me; and if men should over-drive and accord- 15 But in this will we consent unto you: them one day, all the flock will die. ing to the If ye will be as we be, that every male of 14 Let my lori, I pray thee, pass over be fout of the you be circumcised, i core his servant: and I will lead on sdftly, children. 16 Then will we give our daughters

ccording 5 as the cattle that goeth before t G2.4.12. unto you, and we will take your daughters me and the children be able to endure, v c.32.3. to us, and we will dwell with you, and until I come unto my lord unto Seir, v set or place. we will become one people.

15 And Esan said, Let me now 6 leave 7 Wherefore 17 But if ye will not bearken unto us, with thee some of the folk that are with is this? to be circumcised; then will we take our me. And he said, 1 What needeth it? let 2. c.34.11. Ru. daughter, and we will be gone. me find grace in the sight of my lord. 2.13.19.16.4. 18 And their words pleased Hamor, and

16 So Esau returned that day on his way < c.29.30. Shechem, Hamor's son. unto Seir.

g 25.5.1.

19 And the young man deferrol not to 17 And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, z 2 Jos.13.27. do the thing, because he had delight a in and built him an house, and made booths Ju.8.5. Jacob's daughter: and he was more hon. for his cattle: therefore the name of the 8 i. e. booths, ourable y than all the house his father place is called 8 Succoth.

a Jr0.3.23. 20 And Hamor and Shechem his son 18 And Jacob came to Shalem, a a city called Acts came unto the gate of their city, and comof Shechem, which is in the land of Ca. 7 16 Sychem. muned with the men of their city, saying, naan, when he came from Padan-aram ; c.23. 17. 21 These men are peaceable with us; and pitched his tent before the city. Jos.24.32. therefore let them dwell in the land, and 19 And he bought b a parcel of a field, 10 called Acts trade therein ; for the land, behold, it is where he had spread his tent, at the hand 7.16, Emmor. large enough for them ; let us take their of the children of 10 Hamor, Shechem's 11 or, lambs. daughters to us for wives, and let us give father, for an hundred 11 pieces of mo- c.c.25.7. them our daughters. ney

d ver.15,17. 22 Only herein d will the men consent 20 And he erected there an altar, c and 12 God the unto us for to dwell with us, to be one called it 12 El-elohe-Israel.

God of Israel. people, if every male among us be cirCHAP. XXXIV.

e Pr.1.12,13. cumcised, as they are circumcised, A , ND Dinah & the daughter of Leah, f c.23.18. 23 Shail not their cattle, and their sub

stance, and every beast of theirs,e be ours? out h to see the daughters of the land. h Tit.2.5. only let us consent unto them, and they 2 And when Shechem the son of Hamor i Ju.14.1. will dwell with us. the Hivite, prince of the country, saw Sa.11.2. 24 And unto Hamor, and unto Shecheni her, i he took her, and lay with her, and 13 humbled his son hearkened all that s went out of defiled 13 her.

her. the gate of his city; and every male was 3 And his soul clave k unto Dinah thek Ru.1.14. circumcised, all that went out of the gato daughter of Jacob, and he loved the dam. 1Sa. 18.1. of his city, sel, and spake 14 kindly unto the damsel. 14 to the heart 25 And it came to pass on the third day,

4 And Shechem spake unto his father Ha-ofthe damsel. when they were sore, that two of the sonu mor, saying, Get me this damsel i to wife. 1 Ju.14.2. of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's bre. 5 And Jacob heard that he had defiled in c.49.5-7. thren, took each man his sword, and in

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ENESIS, XXXIV.
B. C. 1739. Dinah his daughter: now his sons were

Iman dishonoured.
with his cattle in the field; and Jacob
, 1Sa.10.27. held his peace a until they were come.

Sa.13.22. 6 And Hamor the father of Shechem went b c.32.28. out unto Jacob, to commune with him. CC.45.14.

And the sons of Jacob came out of 1 to thee. the field when they heard it: and the d c.48.9. men were grieved, and they were every

PS.127.3. wroth, because he had wrought folly fin e c.49.7.

Israel, in lying with Jacob's daughter; f Jos.7.15.

which thing ought not to be done. Ju.20.6. 8 And Hamor communed with thesi, 284.13.12. saying, The soul of my son Shecheni g De.23.17. longeth for your daughter: I pray you

what is all give her him to wife. this hand

9 And make ye marriages with us, and
to thee? give your daughters unto us, and take
n c.32.5,16

our daughters unto you.
3 be that to 10 And ye shall dwell with us: and the

thee that land shall be before you; k dwell as

is thine. trade ye therein, and get you possessions
i Pr.16.7. therein.
R. c.13.9. 11 And Shechem sard unto her father
- 1 c.43.3. and unto her brethren, Let me find 720!
128.3.13.

in your eyes, and what ye shall say unto
t/m 151.25.27. me I will give.
2K.5.15. 12 Ask me never so much dowrynkgill

,
12 Ex.22.17. and I will give o according as ye shalls
10 Pr.26.25. unto me: but give me the damsel to Wile
4 all things. 13 And the sons of Jacob anstered
p Ph.4.18. Shechem and Hamor his father decuit
9 26.5.16,23. fully, and said, Because he hai defied
Ir 1 Ch.22.5.

Dinah their sister.
8 Jos.5.9. 14 And they said unto them, We cam?
5 according to do this thing to give our sister to a

the foot of that is uncircumcised; for that tour 2
the work, goc reproach s unto us:
and accord 15 But in this will we consent unto yo
ing to the If ye will be as we be

, that every male of
fout of the you be circumcised,

children. 16 Then will we give our daughters
élt Ga.4.12. unto you,and we will take your danske

V c.32.3. to us, and we will dwell with you, au!
6 set or place, we will become one people.

1 Wherefore 17 But if ye will not hearken undo ts,
th is this?

to be circumcised; then will we take a et2 C.34.11.Ru. daughter, and we will be gone. 2.13.19.16.4. 18 And their words pleased Hamor, an!

Shechem, Hamor's son.

19 And the young man deferred not to z

Jos.13.27. do the thing, because he had delight in as Ju.8.5. Jacob's daughter: and he was more bat Si. e. booths, ourable y than all the house of his father

, Jro.3.23. 20 And Hamor and Shechem bis su Ty

9 called Acts came unto the gate of their city, and cott a. 7 16 Sychem. muned with the men of their city, siyiz

21 These men are peaceable with Jos.24.32. therefore

let them dwell in the land, and d. 10 called Acts trade therein; for the land, behold,

7.16, Emmor. large enough for them; let us take their
1's 11 or, lamis. daughters to us for wives, and let us go

them our daughters.
Id ver.15.17. 22 Only herein d will the men consent
nd 12 God the unto us for to dwell with us, to be

God of Israel. people, if every male among us be cus
e Pr. 1.12,13. cumcised, as they are circumcised.

Murder of the Shechemites.

GENESIS, XXXVI. Jacob summoned to Beth-el. came upon the city Loldly, and slew all B. C. 1732.

15 And Jacob called the name of the

place where God spake with him, Beth-el. 2 And they slew Hamor & Shechem his 1 mouth.

16 And they journeyed from Beth-el; son with the edge a of the sword, and took a De.32.42.

and there was but 2 a little way to come Dinah outo Shechem's house, & went out. 2 a little

to Ephrath: and Rachel travailed, and 27 The sons of Jacob came upon the piece of

she had hard labour. slain, band spoiled the city, because they ground.

17 And it came to pass, when she was

b c.49.7. in hard labour, that the midwife said 23 They took their sheep,and their oxen, c c.30.24. and their asses, and that which was in

unto her, Fear not; c thou shalt have this

1Sa.4.20. son also. the city, and that which was in the field, d La.2.12.

18 And it came to pass, as her d soul 29And all their wealth and all their little 3 i. e. the son was in departing, (for she died,) that she ones, and their wives took they captive, and spoiled even all that was in the house.

of my 807- called his name 3 Ben-oni: but his fa

ther called him 4 Benjamin. 30 And Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, 4 i. e. the son 19 And Rachel died, g and was buried in We have troubled e me, to make me to of the right the wayto Ephrath,rwirich is Beth-lehem. stink among f the inhabitants of the land, hand. among the Camanites and the Perizzites ? Jos. 7.25.

20 And Jacob set a pillar upon her and I being few i in number, they shali f Ex.5.21.is. grave k unto this day.

gravethat is the pillar of Rachel's

13.4.27.12. and slay me; and I shall be destroyed, i & c.48.7.

21 And Israel journeyed, and spread his tent beyond the tower i of Edar.

22 And it came to pass, when Israel 31 And they sud, Should he deal with " 11. M1.5.2. dwelt in that land, that Reuben m went

Mat.2.6. and ay with Bilbah his father's concu

i De.4.27. bine: and Israel heard it. Now the sons AND God said unto Jacob, Arise, go Ps.105.12.

of Jacob were twelve:n
A up to Beth-el, and dwell there; o anú k 1Sa 10.2.
make there an aliar unto God, that ap- i Mi4.S.

23 The sons of Leah; Reuben, Jacob's peared unto thee when thou fleddest m c.49.4.

first-born, and Simeon, and Levi, and

Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun:

iCh.5.1.
2 Then Jacob said unto his q househola, 1Cor.5.1.

24 The sons of Rachel ; Joseph, and 2nd to all that were with him, Puc away n c.46.8.

Benjamin:

25 And the sons of Bilhah : Rachel and be y clean, and change your garments : P c.27.43.

haudmaid ; Dan and Naphtali:

26 And the sons of Zilpah, Leah d; and I will make there ar, allar unto c.18.19.

28.13,19. handmaid ; Gad, 7 and Asher : these ar God, who answered me in the day of r Jos.24.15.

the sons of Jacob, which were born t

him in Padan-aram. muy distress, aui was with me a in the way! Ps. 101.2-7. 27 And Jacob came unto Isaac his fathe 4 And they gave unto Jacob all the t Jos.14.15.

S c 13.18. unto : Mamre, unto the city of Arbah,

which is Hebron, where Abraham an and all their ear-rings b which were in v c.25.8.

15.13. Isaac sojourned. their ears; and Jacob hid them under the Job.5.26.

28 And the days of Isaac were an hun

ired and fourscore years.
5 And they journeyed : and the terror = c.31.19.

u c.25.9.
cf God d was upon the cities that were Jos.24.23.

29 And Isaac gave up the ghost, ar

died. and was v gathered unto his pe Tourd about them, and they did not pur- Sa.7.3.

ple, being old and full of days: and h

sons Esau u and Jacob buried him. 6 So Jacob came to Luz, which is in z c.32.7,24.

y Ex.19.10.

CHAP. XXXVI. the land of Canaan, that is Beth-el, hel Ps. 107.6.

TOW these are the generations

Esau, who is Edom. 2 and all the people that were with him. a c.28.20. 2 Esau took his wives of the daughter ed the place 5 El-beth-el: because there b Ex.32.3, 4. the Hittite, and Aholibamah the daug

31.3,42. of Canaan; f Adah the daughter of El God g appeared unto him, when he fled Hos.2.13. ter of Anah, the daughter of Zibe 8 But Deborah, Rebekah's nurse, died, Id Ex.23.27.

clu.9.6. the Hivite;

3 And Bashemath, Ishmael's daughte der an vak; and the name of it was call. Jos.2.9.

De.11.25. sister of Nebajoth.

4 And Adah bare to Esau, h Elipha9 And God appeared unto Jacob again, e c.25.30.

2Ch.14.14. and Bashesaath bare Reuel. when he came out of Padan-aram, and f c.26.34.

5 And Aholibainah bare Jeush, and

alam, and Korah. These are the sons 10 And God said unto him, Thy name of Bethel.

5 i. e. the God Esiu, which were born unto him in is Jacob: thy name shall not be called g c. 28.13.

land of Canaan. any more Jacob, but Israel sh:ll be thy h 1Ch.1.35.

6 And Esau took his wives, and his so

and his daughters, and all the perso I1 And God said unto him, k I am God of weeping. beasts, and all his substance, which he ?

6 i. e. the oak of his house, and his cattle, and all Almighty : be fruitful and multiply, a na-i c.32.28. tion, and a company of nations shall be of souls.

got in the land of Canaan ; and went i thee and kings shall come out of thy loins: k c.17.1.

the country from the face of his brot

Jacob : awl Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to Ex.6.3.

46.3,4. 7 For their riches were more than 1 thy seed after the will I give the land. 1 c. 12.7. 13.

they might dwell together; and the la

wherein they were strangers could

15. 28.13, m bear them, because of their cattle. 14 And Jacob set up a pillar p in the n c.17.22.

m c.13.6.11. 8 Thus dwelt Esau in mount Sei

Esau is Edom.
place where he talked with him, even a lo De.2.5.
pillar of stone; and he poured a drink-of-r c.28.18.
fering thereon, and he poured oil thereon: Edom. Seir.

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ah. f c.23.18 23 Shait not their cattle, and their sob
ent &c. 30.21. stance, and every beast of theirs.cleous!

h Tit.2.5. only let us consent unto them, and they
nori Ju.14.1.

will dwell with us.
2 W 2Sa.11.2. 24 And unto Hamor, and unto Sherkt
and 13 humbldd his son hearkened

all that f went out of

the gate of his city; and every male
thek Ru.1.14. circumcised, all that went out of the gay
um-
sel. 14 to the heart 25 And it came to pass on the third day,

Ja of the damsel. when they were sore, that two of the sea
fe. 1 Ju.14.2

of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's bir Jed[m c.49.5-7. tbren, took each man his sword, and er

9 And these are the generations of E the father of 8 the Edomites in in

The Generations of Esau.
GENESIS, XXXVII.

The Dukes of Edorn. 10 These are the names of Esau's sons; B. C. 1716. land of Temani reigned in his stead. Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife of

35 And Husbam died, and Hadad the Esau, Reuel the son of Bashemath the

son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the wife of Esau.

field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and 11 And the sons of Eliphaz were Teman,

the name of his city was Avith. Omar, 1 Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz. 1 or, Zephi, 36 And Hadad died, and Samlah of

12 And Timna was concubine to Eli- Ch.1.36. Masrekah reigned in his stead. phaz, Esau's son; and she bare to Eli

37 And Samlah died, and Saul of Rehophaz, a Amalek! these were the sons of a Ex.17.8,14. both by the river reigned in his stead. Adah, Esau's wife.

Nu.24.26.

38 And Saul died, and Baal-hanan the 13 And these are the sons of Reuel ; Na- Sa.15.2. son of Achbor reigned in his stead. hath, and Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah :

39 And Baal-hanan the son of Achbor These were the sons of Bashemath,Esau's 2 1Ch.1.50. died, and 2 Hadar reigned in his stead: wife.

Hadad Pai. and the name of his city was Pau; and his 14 And these were the sons of Aholiba After his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter mah, the daughter of Anah, the daughter death was of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab. of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare to an aristo- 40 And these are the names of the dukes Esau, Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.

cracy. that came of Esau, according to their fa. 15 These were dukes of the sons of 6 Ex.15.15. milies, after their places, by their names; Esau : the so of Eliphaz, the first-born 3 or, Aliah. duke Timnah,duke 3Alvah,duke Jetheth, son of Esau ; duke Teman, duke Omar,

41 Du. Aholibamah, du. Elah, du.Pinon, duke Zepho, duke Kenaz,

42 Du. Kenaz, du. Teman, du. Mibzar, 16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and duke

43 Du. Magdiel, duke Iram': these be the Amalek : these are the dukes that came

dukes of Edom, 'according to their habof Eliphaz in the land of Edom; these

itations in the land of their possession : were the sons of Adah.

4 Edom.

Le is Esau; the father of 4 the Edomites 17 And these are the sons of Reuel,

CHAP. XXXVII. bersaus kami nauke. Nahath, dukeh Zerabil seme AND Jacob dwelt in the land interest the dukes that came of Reuel in the land journings. the land of Canaan. of Edom; these are the sons of Bashe c c.17.8.

2 These are the generations of Jacob. math, Esáu's wife.

23.4

Joseph being seventeen years old, was 18 And these are the sons of Aholiba. 28.4. feeding the tlock wiih his brethren; and inah, Esau's wife; duke Jeush, duke Jaa- 36.7. the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and lam, duke Korah these were the dukes He.11.9-16. with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives: thai came of Aholibamah, the daughter of Anah, Esau's wife.

d 1Sa.2.22-24. d evil report.

and Joseph brought unto his father their 19 These are the sons of Esau, who is 1 Cor.1 11. 3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than all Edom, and these are their dukes.

5.1.

his children, because he was the f son of 20 These are the sons of Seir e the Ho. 11.18. his old age and he made him a coat of rite, who inhabited the land ; Lotan, and le c.14.6. many 6 colours. g Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anal,

De.2.12,22.4 And when his brethren saw that their 21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan : f c.44.20. father loved him more than all his breth these are the dukes of the Horites, the 6 or, pieces. ren, they hated a him, and could not children of Seir in the land of Edom. & Ju 5.30.

speak peaceably unto him. 22 And the children of Lotan were Horil 2Sa. 13.18.

5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and und Heman: &Lotan's sister was Timna. Eze.16.16. he told it his brethren: and they hated

23 And the children of Shobal were h c.49.23. him yet the more. these; 8 Alvan, and Manahath, and Ebal, Ps.38.19. 6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray Shepho, and 'Onam,

69.4.

you, this dream which I have dreamed: 24 And these are the children of Zibeon; or, Homan. 7 For, behold, we were binding sheaves poth Ajah and Anah: this was that Anah 8 or, Alian. in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and that found the mules in the wilderness, 9 or, Shephi. also stood upright; and, behold, your as he fed the asses of Zibeon his father.

sheaves stood around about, and made 25 And the children of Anah were these i c.42.6-9. obeisance i to my sheaf. Dishon, and Aholibamah the daughter of 43.26. 8 And his brethren said unto him, Shalt Anah.

44.14.

thou indeed reign over k us? or shalt 26 And these arc the children of Dishon; k Ps.118.22. thou indeed have dominion over us? and Hemdan, 20 and Eshban, and Ithran, and Lu.19.14. they hated him yet the more for his Cheran.

100r, Amram dreams, and for his words. 27 The children of Ezer are these ; Bil

9 And he dreamed yet another dream, han, and Zaavan, and 11 Akan.

11 or, Jakan. and told it his brethren, and said, Behold, 23' The children of Dishan are these;

I have dreamed a dream more ; and, beUz, and Aran.

hold, the sun, and the moon, and the 29 These are the dukes that came of I c.44.14. eleven stars, made obcisanca i to me. the Horites; duke Lotan, duke Shobal, 46.29. 10 And he told it to his father.and to his duke Zibeon, duke Anah,

50.18. brethren: and his father rebuked him, 30 Duke Dishon, duke Ezer,duke Dishan:

and said unto him, What is this dream that these are the dukes that came of Hori,

thou hast dreamed ? Shall I and thy moth. among their dukes in the land of Seir.

er ard thy brethren indeed come to bow 31 And these are the kings that reigned m c.27.29. down m ourselves to thee to the earth? in the land of Edom, n before there reign- n 1Ch.1.48. 11 And his brethren envied o him; but ed any king over the children of Israel. 0 Ac.7.9. his father p observed the saying. 32 And Bela the son of Beor reigned in P Da.7.28. 12 And his brethren went to feed their Edom: and the name of his city was Lu.2.19,51. father's flock in Shechem. Dinhabah.

13 And Israel said unto Joseph, Do rot 33 And Bela died, and Jobab the son

thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem? of Zerah of Bozrah reimed in his stead. lg 1Sa. 17.19. come, and I will send thee unto ther. 34 And Jobab died, and Husham of the Lu.20.13. And he said to him, Here am l.

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