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Genesis 31:1

Overview - Genesis 31
Jacob, displeased with the envy of Laban and his sons, departs secretly.
19 Rachel steals her father's images.
22 Laban pursues after him, and complains of the wrong.
34 Rachel's stratagem to hide the images.
36 Jacob's complaint of Laban.
43 The covenant of Laban and Jacob at Galeed.
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Genesis 31:1  (King James Version)
And he heard the words of Laban's sons, saying, Jacob hath taken away all that was our father's; and of that which was our father's hath he gotten all this glory.
 


Jacob
Genesis 31:8 Genesis 31:9 ; Job 31:31 ; Psalms 57:4 ; Psalms 64:3 Psalms 64:4 120:3-5 Proverbs 14:30 ; 27:4 Ecclesiastes 4:4
Ezekiel 16:44 ; Titus 3:3

glory
"Glory" is here used for "wealth," riches, or property; since those who possess riches, generally make them the subject of glory. The original word cavod, signifies both "glory" and "weight."
45:13 Esther 5:11 ; Job 31:24 Job 31:25 ; Psalms 17:14 ; Psalms 49:16 Psalms 49:17 Ecclesiastes 4:4 ; Isaiah 5:14
Jeremiah 9:23 ; Matthew 4:8 ; 1 Timothy 6:4 ; 1 Peter 1:24
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