Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he rose up that night, and took his two wives, and his two womenservants, and his eleven sons, and passed over the ford Jabbok.

Bible References

His two wives

Genesis 29:21
And Jacob said unto Laban, Give me my wife, for my days are fulfilled that I may go in unto her.
Genesis 30:1
And when Rachel saw that she gave Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister and said unto Jacob, Give me sons, or else I will die.
Genesis 35:18
And it came to pass as her soul was departing, (for she died) that she called his name Benoni, but his father called him Benjamin.
1 Timothy 5:8
But if any provide not for his own and specially for those of his own house, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

The ford jabbok

Deuteronomy 2:37
Only unto the land of the sons of Ammon thou camest not, nor unto any place of the river Jabbok, nor unto the cities in the mountains, nor unto any place that the LORD our God forbade us.
Deuteronomy 3:16
And unto the Reubenites and unto the Gadites I gave from Gilead even unto the river Arnon, half the valley for a border even unto the river Jabbok, which is the border of the sons of Ammon,
Joshua 12:2
Sihon, king of the Amorites, who dwelt in Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the midst of the river and from half of Gilead, even unto the river Jabbok, which is the border of the sons of Ammon,