Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And thou shalt speak and say before the LORD thy God, A Syrian ready to perish was my father, and he went down into Egypt, and sojourned there with a few, and became there a nation, great, mighty, and populous:
but thou shalt go to my land and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son Isaac.
And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebecca as wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padan-Aram, the sister of Laban the Syrian.
And Isaac sent away Jacob; and he went to Padan-Aram, to Laban the son of Bethuel the Syrian, the brother of Rebecca, Jacob's and Esau's mother.
And Jacob deceived Laban the Syrian, in that he did not tell him that he fled.
And Jacob fled into the country of Syria, and Israel served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep.
He went down
And Israel took his journey with all that he had, and came to Beer-sheba; and he offered sacrifices to the God of his father Isaac.
And Israel came into Egypt, and Jacob sojourned in the land of Ham.
And Jacob went down into Egypt and died, he and our fathers,
With seventy souls thy fathers went down into Egypt; and now Jehovah thy God hath made thee as the stars of heaven for multitude.
And Israel dwelt in the land of Egypt, in the land of Goshen; and they had possessions in it, and were fruitful and multiplied exceedingly.
And the children of Israel were fruitful, and swarmed and multiplied, and became exceeding strong; and the land was full of them.
And I will make of thee a great nation, and bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing.