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Genesis 31:25-35

NIV 25 Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country of Gilead when Laban overtook him, and Laban and his relatives camped there too. NIV 25 Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country of Gilead when Laban overtook him, and Laban and his relatives camped there too. NIV 26 Then Laban said to Jacob, "What have you done? You've deceived me, and you've carried off my daughters like captives in war. NIV 26 Then Laban said to Jacob, "What have you done? You've deceived me, and you've carried off my daughters like captives in war. NIV 27 Why did you run off secretly and deceive me? Why didn't you tell me, so I could send you away with joy and singing to the music of tambourines and harps? NIV 27 Why did you run off secretly and deceive me? Why didn't you tell me, so I could send you away with joy and singing to the music of tambourines and harps? NIV 28 You didn't even let me kiss my grandchildren and my daughters good-by. You have done a foolish thing. NIV 28 You didn't even let me kiss my grandchildren and my daughters good-by. You have done a foolish thing. NIV 29 I have the power to harm you; but last night the God of your father said to me, 'Be careful not to say anything to Jacob, either good or bad.' NIV 29 I have the power to harm you; but last night the God of your father said to me, 'Be careful not to say anything to Jacob, either good or bad.' NIV 30 Now you have gone off because you longed to return to your father's house. But why did you steal my gods?" NIV 30 Now you have gone off because you longed to return to your father's house. But why did you steal my gods?" NIV 31 Jacob answered Laban, "I was afraid, because I thought you would take your daughters away from me by force. NIV 31 Jacob answered Laban, "I was afraid, because I thought you would take your daughters away from me by force. NIV 32 But if you find anyone who has your gods, he shall not live. In the presence of our relatives, see for yourself whether there is anything of yours here with me; and if so, take it." Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen the gods. NIV 32 But if you find anyone who has your gods, he shall not live. In the presence of our relatives, see for yourself whether there is anything of yours here with me; and if so, take it." Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen the gods. NIV 33 So Laban went into Jacob's tent and into Leah's tent and into the tent of the two maidservants, but he found nothing. After he came out of Leah's tent, he entered Rachel's tent. NIV 33 So Laban went into Jacob's tent and into Leah's tent and into the tent of the two maidservants, but he found nothing. After he came out of Leah's tent, he entered Rachel's tent. NIV 34 Now Rachel had taken the household gods and put them inside her camel's saddle and was sitting on them. Laban searched through everything in the tent but found nothing. NIV 34 Now Rachel had taken the household gods and put them inside her camel's saddle and was sitting on them. Laban searched through everything in the tent but found nothing. NIV 35 Rachel said to her father, "Don't be angry, my lord, that I cannot stand up in your presence; I'm having my period." So he searched but could not find the household gods. NIV 35 Rachel said to her father, "Don't be angry, my lord, that I cannot stand up in your presence; I'm having my period." So he searched but could not find the household gods.