Thematic Bible

Genesis 35:1 (show verse)

And God said to Jacob, Arise, go up to Bethel, and dwell there, and make an altar there to God, who appeared to thee when thou fled from the face of Esau thy brother.

Genesis 35:2 (show verse)

Then Jacob said to his household, and to all who were with him, Put away the foreign gods that are among you, and purify yourselves, and change your garments.

Genesis 35:3 (show verse)

And let us arise, and go up to Bethel, and I will make there an altar to God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me on the way which I went.

Genesis 35:4 (show verse)

And they gave to Jacob all the foreign gods which were in their hand, and the rings which were in their ears. And Jacob hid them under the oak that was by Shechem.

Genesis 35:5 (show verse)

And they journeyed, and a terror of God was upon the cities that were round about them, and they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.

Genesis 35:6 (show verse)

So Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan (the same is Bethel), he and all the people that were with him.

Genesis 35:7 (show verse)

And he built there an altar, and called the place El-bethel, because God was revealed to him there, when he fled from the face of his brother.

Genesis 35:8 (show verse)

And Deborah Rebekah's nurse died, and she was buried below Bethel under the oak. And the name of it was called Allon-bacuth.

Genesis 35:9 (show verse)

And God appeared to Jacob again, when he came from Paddan-aram, and blessed him.

Genesis 35:10 (show verse)

And God said to him, Thy name is Jacob. Thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name. And he called his name Israel.

Genesis 35:11 (show verse)

And God said to him, I am God Almighty. Be fruitful and multiply. A nation and a company of nations shall be of thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins.

Genesis 35:12 (show verse)

And the land which I gave to Abraham and Isaac, I will give it to thee, and I will give the land to thy seed after thee.

Genesis 35:13 (show verse)

And God went up from him in the place where he spoke with him.

Genesis 35:14 (show verse)

And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where he spoke with him, a pillar of stone. And he poured out a drink offering on it, and poured oil on it.

Genesis 35:15 (show verse)

And Jacob called the name of the place where God spoke with him, Bethel.

Genesis 35:16 (show verse)

And they journeyed from Bethel. And there was still some distance to come to Ephrath, and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labor.

Genesis 35:17 (show verse)

And it came to pass, when she was in hard labor, that the midwife said to her, Fear not, for now thou shall have another son.

Genesis 35:18 (show verse)

And it came to pass, as her soul was departing (for she died), that she called his name Ben-oni, but his father called him Benjamin.

Genesis 35:19 (show verse)

And Rachel died, and was buried on the way to Ephrath (the same is Bethlehem).

Genesis 35:20 (show verse)

And Jacob set up a pillar upon her grave, the same is the Pillar of Rachel's grave to this day.

Genesis 35:21 (show verse)

And Israel journeyed, and spread his tent beyond the tower of Eder.

Genesis 35:22 (show verse)

And it came to pass, while Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine, and Israel heard of it. Now the sons of Jacob were twelve.

Genesis 35:23 (show verse)

The sons of Leah: Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun.

Genesis 35:24 (show verse)

The sons of Rachel: Joseph and Benjamin.

Genesis 35:25 (show verse)

And the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's handmaid: Dan and Naphtali.

Genesis 35:26 (show verse)

And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's handmaid: Gad and Asher. These are the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan-aram.

Genesis 35:27 (show verse)

And Jacob came to Isaac his father to Mamre, to Kiriath-arba (the same is Hebron), where Abraham and Isaac sojourned.

Genesis 35:28 (show verse)

And the days of Isaac were a hundred and eighty years.

Genesis 35:29 (show verse)

And Isaac gave up the spirit, and died, and was gathered to his people, old and full of days. And Esau and Jacob his sons buried him.