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Jay P. Green's Literal Translation 1993

 

   

35:1And God said to Jacob, Rise up, go to Bethel and live there. And make an altar there to God, who appeared to you when you fled before your brother Esau.
35:2And Jacob said to his house, and to all those with him, Put away the strange gods in your midst, and purify yourselves, and change your clothing.
35:3And let us rise up and go up to Bethel. And I will make an altar there to God, who answered me in the day of my distress. And He was with me in the way in which I went.
35:4And they gave all the strange gods in their hand to Jacob, and the earrings which were in their ears. And Jacob hid them under the oak which was near Shechem.
35:5And they pulled up stakes . And the terror of God was on the cities all around them, and they did not pursue the sons of Jacob.
35:6And Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan; it is Bethel, he and all the people with him came.
35:7And he built an altar there and called the place Elbethel; because God revealed Himself to him there when he fled from the face of his brother.
35:8And Deborah died, the nurse of Rebekah, and she was buried below Bethel, under the oak. And he called its name, Oak of Weeping.
35:9And God appeared to Jacob again when he came out of Padan-aram, and He blessed him.
35:10And God said to him, Your name is Jacob; your name will not any more be called Jacob, but Israel will be your name. And He called his name Israel.
35:11And God said to him, I am God Almighty; be fruitful and multiply. A nation and a company of nations shall be from you. And kings shall go forth from your loins.
35:12And the land which I gave to Abraham and to Isaac, I will give it to you; and after you I will give the land to your seed.
35:13And God went up from him, in the place where He had spoken with him.
35:14And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where He had spoken with him, a pillar of stone. And he poured out a drink offering on it; and he poured oil on it.
35:15And Jacob called the name of the place, there where God had spoken with him, Bethel.
35:16And they pulled up stakes from Bethel. And there was yet a length of land to come to Ephrath. And Rachel bore; and she had hard labor in her bearing.
35:17And it happened, when she had hard labor in her bearing, even the midwife said to her, Do not fear, for this also is a son for you.
35:18And it happened, when her soul was going forth (for she died) even she called his name Benoni. But his father called him Benjamin.
35:19And Rachel died and was buried on the way to Ephrath, it is Bethlehem.
35:20And Jacob set up a pillar on her grave; it is the pillar of Rachel's grave until today.
35:21And Israel pulled up and pitched his tent beyond the Tower of the Flocks.
35:22And it happened as Israel lived in that land, it happened; even Reuben went and lay with Bilhah, his father's concubine And Israel heard. And the sons of Jacob were twelve.
35:23The sons of Leah: Reuben, Jacob's first born; and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun.
35:24The sons of Rachel: Joseph and Benjamin.
35:25And the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's slave-girl: Dan and Naphtali.
35:26And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's slave-girl: Gad and Asher. These were Jacob's sons who were born in Padan-aram.
35:27And Jacob came to his father Isaac, to Mamre, to the City of Arba; it is Hebron where Abraham and Isaac turned in.
35:28And the days of Isaac were a hundred and eighty years.
35:29And Isaac expired and died and was gathered to his people, old and satisfied of days. And his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.
Green's Literal Translation 1993

Green's Literal Translation 1993

Green's Literal Translation (Literal Translation of the Holy Bible - LITV), is a translation of the Bible by Jay P. Green, Sr., first published in 1985. The LITV takes a literal, formal equivalence approach to translation. The Masoretic Text is used as the Hebrew basis for the Old Testament, and the Textus Receptus is used as the Greek basis for the New Testament.


Green's Literal Translation (LITV). Copyright 1993
by Jay P. Green Sr.
All rights reserved. Jay P. Green Sr.,
Lafayette, IN. U.S.A. 47903.