Genesis 35:11-21 ESV

11 And God said to him, 1"I am God Almighty:a be 2fruitful and multiply. 3A nation and a company of nations shall come from you, and kings shall come from your own body.b

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    • Ć 35:11 - Hebrew El Shaddai
    • ć 35:11 - Hebrew from your loins
      12 4The land that I gave to Abraham and Isaac I will give to you, and I will give the land to your offspring after you."

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      13 Then God 5went up from him in the place where he had spoken with him.

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      14 And Jacob 6set up a pillar in the place where he had spoken with him, a pillar of stone. He poured out a drink offering on it and poured oil on it.

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      15 So Jacob called the name of the place where God had spoken with him 7Bethel.

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      The Deaths of Rachel and Isaac

      16 Then they journeyed from Bethel. When they were still some distancec from Ephrath, Rachel went into labor, and she had hard labor.

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        • Ĉ 35:16 - Or about two hours' distance
          17 And when her labor was at its hardest, the midwife said to her, "Do not fear, for 8you have another son."

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          18 And as her soul was departing (for she was dying), she called his name Ben-oni;d9but his father called him Benjamin.e

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            • ĉ 35:18 - Ben-oni could mean son of my sorrow, or son of my strength
            • Ċ 35:18 - Benjamin means son of the right hand
              19 So 10Rachel died, and she was buried on the way to 11Ephrath (that is, Bethlehem),

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              20 and Jacob set up a pillar over her tomb. It is 12the pillar of Rachel's tomb, which is there to this day.

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              21 Israel journeyed on and pitched his tent beyond the tower of Eder.