Genesis 49:27-33 (New International Version)

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27 "Benjamin1 is a ravenous wolf;2 in the morning he devours the prey,3 in the evening he divides the plunder."4 28 All these are the twelve tribes of Israel,5 and this is what their father said to them when he blessed them, giving each the blessing6 appropriate to him.

The Death of Jacob

29 Then he gave them these instructions:7 "I am about to be gathered to my people.8 Bury me with my fathers9 in the cave in the field of Ephron the Hittite,10 30 the cave in the field of Machpelah,11 near Mamre12 in Canaan, which Abraham bought as a burial place13 from Ephron the Hittite, along with the field.14 31 There Abraham15 and his wife Sarah16 were buried, there Isaac and his wife Rebekah17 were buried, and there I buried Leah.18 32 The field and the cave in it were bought from the Hittites.a19 " 33 When Jacob had finished giving instructions to his sons, he drew his feet up into the bed, breathed his last and was gathered to his people.20
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