Genesis 28:17-22 NIV

17 He was afraid and said, “How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God; this is the gate of heaven.”

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18 Early the next morning Jacob took the stone he had placed under his head and set it up as a pillar and poured oil on top of it.

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19 He called that place Bethel,a though the city used to be called Luz.

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    • Ü 28:19 - "Bethel" means "house of God."
      20 Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God will be with me and will watch over me on this journey I am taking and will give me food to eat and clothes to wear

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      21 so that I return safely to my father’s household, then the LORDb will be my God

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        • Ý 28:21 - Or "Since God … father’s household, the " Lord
          22 andc this stone that I have set up as a pillar will be God’s house, and of all that you give me I will give you a tenth.”

          References for Genesis 28:22

            • Þ 28:22 - Or "household, and the " Lord"will be my God, " 22"then"