Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

Jacob

Bible References

Jacob

Malachi 1:2
I have loved you, says the LORD. Yet you say, How have you loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? says the LORD: yet I loved Jacob,

Hated

Genesis 29:31
And when the LORD saw that Leah was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren.
Deuteronomy 21:15
If a man has two wives, one beloved, and another hated, and they have borne him children, both the beloved and the hated; and if the firstborn son be hers that was hated:
Proverbs 13:24
He that spares his rod hates his son: but he that loves him chastens him early.
Matthew 10:37
He that loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me: and he that loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.
Luke 14:26
If any man come to me, and hate not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, yea, and his own life also, he cannot be my disciple.
John 12:25
He that loves his life shall lose it; and he that hates his life in this world shall keep it unto life eternal.