Genesis 31:16

16 Surely all the wealth that God took away from our father belongs to us and our children. So do whatever God has told you.”

Genesis 31:16 in Other Translations

KJV
16 For all the riches which God hath taken from our father, that is ours, and our children's: now then, whatsoever God hath said unto thee, do.
ESV
16 All the wealth that God has taken away from our father belongs to us and to our children. Now then, whatever God has said to you, do."
NLT
16 All the wealth God has given you from our father legally belongs to us and our children. So go ahead and do whatever God has told you.”
MSG
16 Any wealth that God has seen fit to return to us from our father is justly ours and our children's. Go ahead. Do what God told you."
CSB
16 In fact, all the wealth that God has taken from our father belongs to us and to our children. So do whatever God has said to you."

Genesis 31:16 In-Context

14 Then Rachel and Leah replied, “Do we still have any share in the inheritance of our father’s estate?
15 Does he not regard us as foreigners? Not only has he sold us, but he has used up what was paid for us.
16 Surely all the wealth that God took away from our father belongs to us and our children. So do whatever God has told you.”
17 Then Jacob put his children and his wives on camels,
18 and he drove all his livestock ahead of him, along with all the goods he had accumulated in Paddan Aram, to go to his father Isaac in the land of Canaan.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Genesis 30:42
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