Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Rebekah said to Isaac, I am weary of my life because of the daughters of Heth: if Jacob take a wife of the daughters of Heth, such as these which are of the daughters of the land, what good shall my life do me?

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Bible References

I am

Numbers 11:15
But if, in this way, thou art going to deal with me, slay me, I beseech thee, slay, if I have found favour in thine eyes, - and let me not see my grief,
1 Kings 19:4
But, he himself, went into the wilderness a day's journey, and came and sat down under a certain shrub, - and asked for his life, that he might die, and said - Enough, now, O Yahweh! take away my life, for, no better, am, I, than, my fathers.
Job 3:20
Wherefore give, to the wretched, light? Or, life, to the embittered in soul? -
Job 7:16
I am wasted away, Not, to times age-abiding, can I live, Let me alone, for, a breath, are my days.
Job 14:13
Oh that, in hades, thou wouldst hide me! that thou wouldst keep me secret, until the turn of thine anger, that thou wouldst set for me a fixed time, and remember me:
Jonah 4:3
Now, therefore, O Yahweh, take, I pray thee, my life from me, - for it were better for me, to die, than, to live.

Because

Genesis 26:34
And when Esau was forty years old, he took to wife Judith, daughter of Beeri. the Hittite; and Basemath, daughter of Elon, the Hittite;
Genesis 28:8
So then Esau beheld that displeasing, were the daughters of Caanan, - in the eyes of Isaac his father:
Genesis 34:1
Then went forth Dinah, the daughter of Leah, whom she had borne to Jacob, - to see the daughters of the land.

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Genesis 24:3
that I may put thee on oath, by Yahweh God of the heavens and God of the earth - That thou wilt not take a wife for my son, from among the daughters of the Canaanites in the midst of whom, I, am dwelling:

General references

Genesis 34:9
And exchange ye daughters with us in marriage, - your daughters, shall ye give to us, and our daughters, shall ye take to you.