|Overview - Genesis 28|
|1||Isaac blesses Jacob, and sends him to Padan-aram.|
|6||Esau marries Mahalath the daughter of Ishmael.|
|10||Jacob journeys, and has a vision of a ladder.|
|18||The stone of Beth-el.|
Genesis 28:18 (King James Version)
And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the top of it.
- rose up
- 22:3 Psalms 119:60 ; Ecclesiastes 9:10
- and took
- The practice of setting up stones as a memorial by travellers still exists in Persia, and other parts of the East.
- set it
- Genesis 31:13 Genesis 31:45 Genesis 35:14 Genesis 35:20 Joshua 24:26 Joshua 24:27 ; 1 Samuel 7:12 ; 2 Samuel 18:18 ; Isaiah 19:19
- Leviticus 8:10-12 ; Numbers 7:1