Parallel Bible results for Genesis 29:11-20

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Genesis 29:11-20

NIV 11 Then Jacob kissed Rachel and began to weep aloud. NIV 11 Then Jacob kissed Rachel and began to weep aloud. NIV 12 He had told Rachel that he was a relative of her father and a son of Rebekah. So she ran and told her father. NIV 12 He had told Rachel that he was a relative of her father and a son of Rebekah. So she ran and told her father. NIV 13 As soon as Laban heard the news about Jacob, his sister’s son, he hurried to meet him. He embraced him and kissed him and brought him to his home, and there Jacob told him all these things. NIV 13 As soon as Laban heard the news about Jacob, his sister’s son, he hurried to meet him. He embraced him and kissed him and brought him to his home, and there Jacob told him all these things. NIV 14 Then Laban said to him, “You are my own flesh and blood.” After Jacob had stayed with him for a whole month, NIV 14 Then Laban said to him, “You are my own flesh and blood.” After Jacob had stayed with him for a whole month, NIV 15 Laban said to him, “Just because you are a relative of mine, should you work for me for nothing? Tell me what your wages should be.” NIV 15 Laban said to him, “Just because you are a relative of mine, should you work for me for nothing? Tell me what your wages should be.” NIV 16 Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the older was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel. NIV 16 Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the older was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel. NIV 17 Leah had weak eyes, but Rachel had a lovely figure and was beautiful. NIV 17 Leah had weak eyes, but Rachel had a lovely figure and was beautiful. NIV 18 Jacob was in love with Rachel and said, “I’ll work for you seven years in return for your younger daughter Rachel.” NIV 18 Jacob was in love with Rachel and said, “I’ll work for you seven years in return for your younger daughter Rachel.” NIV 19 Laban said, “It’s better that I give her to you than to some other man. Stay here with me.” NIV 19 Laban said, “It’s better that I give her to you than to some other man. Stay here with me.” NIV 20 So Jacob served seven years to get Rachel, but they seemed like only a few days to him because of his love for her. NIV 20 So Jacob served seven years to get Rachel, but they seemed like only a few days to him because of his love for her.

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