Genesis 35:13-23 NIV

13 Then God went up from him1 at the place where he had talked with him.

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14 Jacob set up a stone pillar2 at the place where God had talked with him, and he poured out a drink offering3 on it; he also poured oil on it.4

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15 Jacob called the place where God had talked with him Bethel.a5

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    • g 35:15 - "Bethel" means "house of God."

      The Deaths of Rachel and Isaac

      35:23-26pp -- 1Ch 2:1-2

      16 Then they moved on from Bethel. While they were still some distance from Ephrath,6 Rachel7 began to give birth and had great difficulty.

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      17 And as she was having great difficulty in childbirth, the midwife8 said to her, "Don't be afraid, for you have another son."9

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      18 As she breathed her last--for she was dying--she named her son Ben-Oni.b10 But his father named him Benjamin.c11

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        • h 35:18 - "Ben-Oni" means "son of my trouble."
        • i 35:18 - "Benjamin" means "son of my right hand."
          19 So Rachel died and was buried on the way to Ephrath12 (that is, Bethlehem13).

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          20 Over her tomb Jacob set up a pillar, and to this day14 that pillar marks Rachel's tomb.15

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          21 Israel moved on again and pitched his tent beyond Migdal Eder.16

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          22 While Israel was living in that region, Reuben went in and slept with his father's concubine17 Bilhah,18 and Israel heard of it. Jacob had twelve sons:

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          23 The sons of Leah:19 Reuben the firstborn20 of Jacob, Simeon, Levi, Judah,21 Issachar and Zebulun.22

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