10Jacobsaid, "No, please, ifnow I have foundfavor in your sight, then take my present from my hand, afor I see your face as one sees the face of God, and you have received me favorably.
11"Pleasetake my b1giftwhich has been brought to you, 2becauseGod has dealtgraciously with me and because I havecplenty." Thus he urged him and he took it.
Then dEsau said, "Let us take our journey and go, and I will gobefore you."
But he said to him, "My lordknows that the children are frail and that the flocks and herds which are nursing are ea care to me. And if they are drivenhardoneday, all the flocks will die.
14"Please let my lordpass on before his servant, and I will proceed at my leisure, according to the pace of the cattle that are before me and according to the pace of the children, until I come to my lord at 3Seir."
15Esausaid, "Please let me leave with you some of the peoplewho are with me." But he said, "fWhat need is there? 4Let me findfavor in the sight of my lord."
So Esaureturned that day on his way to Seir.
17Jacobjourneyed to g5Succoth, and built for himself a house and madebooths for his livestock ; therefore the place is namedSuccoth.
Now Jacobcamesafely to the city of 6Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from 7Paddan-aram, and campedbefore the city.
198He bought the piece of landwhere he had pitched his tent from the hand of the sons of Hamor, Shechem'sfather, for one hundredhpieces of money.
Then he erectedthere an altar and called it iEl-Elohe-Israel.