Returning to their land

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Genesis 13:3-4

And he journeyed on from the South [country of Judah, the Negeb] as far as Bethel, to the place where his tent had been at the beginning, between Bethel and Ai, Where he had built an altar at first; and there Abram called on the name of the Lord.

Genesis 15:16

And in the fourth generation they [your descendants] shall come back here [to Canaan] again, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full and complete.

Genesis 30:25

When Rachel had borne Joseph, Jacob said to Laban, Send me away, that I may go to my own place and country.

Genesis 31:3

Then the Lord said to Jacob, Return to the land of your fathers and to your people, and I will be with you.

Genesis 32:9

Jacob said, O God of my father Abraham and God of my father Isaac, the Lord Who said to me, Return to your country and to your people and I will do you good,

Genesis 48:21

And Israel said to Joseph, Behold, I [am about to] die, but God will be with you and bring you again to the land of your fathers.

Genesis 50:14

After he had buried his father, Joseph returned to Egypt, he and his brethren and all who had gone up with him.

Exodus 4:18

And Moses went away and, returning to Jethro his father-in-law, said to him, Let me go back, I pray you, to my relatives in Egypt to see whether they are still alive. And Jethro said to Moses, Go in peace.

Leviticus 25:27

Then let him count the years since he sold it and restore the overpayment to the man to whom he sold it, and return to his ancestral possession.

Exodus 18:27

Then Moses let his father-in-law depart, and he went his way into his own land.

Numbers 10:30

And Hobab said to him, I will not go; I will depart to my own land and to my family.

Numbers 24:14

And now, behold, I am going to my people; come, I will tell you what this people [Israel] will do to your people [Moab] in the latter days.

Jeremiah 31:21

Set up for yourselves highway markers [back to Canaan], make for yourselves guideposts; turn your thoughts and attention to the way by which you went [into exile]. Retrace your steps, O Virgin Israel, return to these your cities.

Numbers 24:25

And Balaam rose up, returned to his place, and Balak also went his way.

Jeremiah 40:12

Then all the Jews returned from all the places to which they had been driven and came to the land of Judah, to Gedaliah at Mizpah, and gathered a great abundance of juice [of the grape] and summer fruits.

Ezekiel 29:14

And I will reverse the captivity of Egypt [as I will that of Israel] and will cause them to return into the land of Pathros [under Egypt], the land of their origin, and they shall be there a lowly kingdom.

Zechariah 10:6

And I will strengthen the house of Judah and I will save the house of Joseph [Ephraim]. I will bring them back and cause them to dwell securely, for I have mercy, loving-kindness, and compassion for them. They shall be as though I had not cast them off, for I am the Lord their God, and I will hear them.

Zechariah 10:10

I will bring them [all Israel] home again from the land of Egypt and gather them out of Assyria, and I will bring them into the land [on the east and on the west of the Jordan, into] Gilead and Lebanon, and room enough shall not be found for them.

Zechariah 10:9

And though I sow them among the nations, yet they shall [earnestly] remember Me in far countries, and with their children they shall live and shall return [to God and the land He gave them].

Hebrews 11:15

If they had been thinking with [homesick] remembrance of that country from which they were emigrants, they would have found constant opportunity to return to it.

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