Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It was said unto her, The elder shall serve the younger.

Bible References

The elder

Genesis 25:22
But the children inside her struggled with each other, and she said, “Why is this happening to me?” So she went to inquire of the Lord.
2 Samuel 8:14
He placed garrisons throughout Edom, and all the Edomites were subject to David. The Lord made David victorious wherever he went.
1 Kings 22:47
There was no king in Edom; a deputy served as king.

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