and said, "Look! My land is available to you, so settle wherever you please."
Live with us anywhere you want. Live, trade, and grow rich in it."
Then we'll give our daughters to you and take your daughters for ourselves, live among you, and be as a united people.
"These men are at peace with us," they announced. "Therefore, let them live in the land and trade in it. Look! The land is large enough for them. Let's take their daughters as wives for ourselves and let's give our sons to them.
Terah took his son Abram, his grandson Lot (Haran's son), and his daughter-in-law Sarai, his son Abram's wife, and they journeyed together from Ur of the Chaldeans to go to the land of Canaan. But when they had gone as far as Haran, they settled there,
As people migrated westward, they came across a plain in the region of Shinar and settled there.
"However," they added, "only on this condition will the men consent to live with us and be united as a single people with us: every male among us will have to be circumcised just as they are.
Shouldn't all their cattle, acquisitions, and animals belong to us? So, let's give our consent to them, and then they'll live with us."
"Observe my statutes and keep my ordinances. Do them so that you may live securely in the land. Then the land will yield its fruit and you'll eat to your satisfaction and live securely.
Threshing will extend to the time of vintage and the vintage will extend to the time of sowing, so that you'll eat your bread to your satisfaction and live securely in your land.
They will live in the land that I gave to my servant Jacob and on which your ancestors lived. They will live in that land, along with their children and grandchildren, forever. David my servant will be their everlasting leader.
Your people live there; you sustain the needy with your goodness, God.
Jacob continued to live in the land they were occupying, where his father had journeyed in the territory of Canaan.
Later, God told Jacob, "Get up, move to Bethel, and live there. Build an altar to the God who appeared to you when you were fleeing from your brother Esau."
"Zebulun will settle down near the sea shore and become a safe haven for shipping, bordering Sidon."
Joseph continued to live in Egypt, along with his father's household, until he was 110 years old.
You are to live in the land of Goshen, near where I am you, your children, your grandchildren, your flocks, your herds, and everything that you own.
"Your servants are shepherds," they replied, "both we and our ancestors. We've come to live for a while in this region, since there is no pasture back in Canaan for your servants' flocks. May your servants please live in the Goshen territory?"
Now the time that the Israelis lived in Egypt was 430 years.
They are not to live in your land. Otherwise they will cause you to sin against me. If you worship their gods, it will become a snare for you."