Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

This twenty years have I been with thee; thy ewes and thy she goats have not cast their young, and the rams of thy flock have I not eaten.

Twenty

The rams

General references

Bible References

Twenty

Genesis 31:41
These twenty years have I been in thy house; I served thee fourteen years for thy two daughters, and six years for thy flock: and thou hast changed my wages ten times.

Ewes

Genesis 30:27
And Laban said unto him, If now I have found favor in thine eyes, tarry : for I have divined that Jehovah hath blessed me for thy sake.
Exodus 23:26
There shall none cast her young, nor be barren, in thy land: the number of thy days I will fulfil.
Deuteronomy 28:4
Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy beasts, the increase of thy cattle, and the young of thy flock.

The rams

Ezekiel 34:2
Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel, prophesy, and say unto them, even to the shepherds, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Woe unto the shepherds of Israel that do feed themselves! should not the shepherds feed the sheep?

General references

Genesis 30:29
And he said unto him, Thou knowest how I have served thee, and how thy cattle have fared with me.
Genesis 31:6
And ye know that will all my power I have served your father.