Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Jacob fled into the country of Syria, and Israel served for a wife, and for a wife he kept sheep.

Israel

General references

Bible References

Jacob

Genesis 27:43
Now, therefore, my son, hearken to my voice, - and rise flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran;
Deuteronomy 26:5
And thou shalt respond and say before Yahweh thy God - A Syrian ready to perish, was my father, so he went down to Egypt, and became a sojourner there with men only few; but he became there a nation great, mighty and numerous;

Israel

Genesis 32:27
Then he said unto him - What is thy name? And he said - Jacob.

General references

Genesis 28:10
So Jacob went forth from Beer-sheba, and journeyed towards Haran.
Genesis 31:40
Thus have I been - By day, drought hath consumed me, And, frost, by, night, - So that my sleep fled away from mine eyes.