Genesis 28:4 NIV

4 May he give you and your descendants the blessing given to Abraham, so that you may take possession of the land where you now reside as a foreigner, the land God gave to Abraham.”

References for Genesis 28:4

Study tools for Genesis 28:4

  • a 28:2 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia; also in verses 5, 6 and 7
  • b 28:3 - Hebrew "El-Shaddai"
  • c 28:13 - Or "There beside him"
  • d 28:14 - Or "will use your name and the name of your offspring in blessings" (see 48:20)
  • e 28:19 - "Bethel" means "house of God."
  • f 28:21 - Or "Since God … father’s household, the " Lord
  • g 28:22 - Or "household, and the " Lord"will be my God, " 22"then"