He recovered all the goods and brought back his nephew Lot, together with his possessions, the women, and the other people.
"I was afraid," Jacob replied. "I thought you might take your daughters from me.
because Abraham kept saying about his wife Sarah, "She is my sister," King Abimelech of Gerar summoned them and took Sarah into his household.
They killed Hamor and his son Shechem with their swords, took back Dinah from Shechem's house, and left.
In response, Leah asked her, "Wasn't it enough that you've taken away my husband? Now you also want to take my son's mandrakes!" But Rachel replied, "Okay, let's let Jacob sleep with you tonight in exchange for your son's mandrakes."
"The fatherless are torn from the breast; the poor are taken away as security for a loan.
I give them eternal life, they'll never be lost, and no one will snatch them out of my hand.
What my Father has given me is more important than anything, and no one can snatch it from the Father's hand.
"This is what the Lord GOD says: "Watch out, I'm coming after you shepherds! I'm going to demand my sheep back from them and fire them as shepherds. The shepherds won't be shepherds anymore when I snatch my flock right out of their mouths so they can't be eaten by them anymore."'"
communing with God and then he was there no longer, because God had taken him.
2 Kings 2:3
When the Guild of Prophets who lived in Bethel came out to greet Elisha, they asked him, "You are aware, aren't you, that later today the LORD is going to remove your master from being your mentor?" "Of course I'm aware of it," he said. "Calm down."
2 Kings 2:5
The Guild of Prophets who lived in Jericho approached Elisha and asked him, "You are aware, aren't you, that later today the LORD is going to remove your master from being your mentor?" "Of course I'm aware of it," he said. "Calm down."
God will truly redeem me from the power of Sheol. He will surely receive me! Interlude
At that time, two people will be in the field. One will be taken, and one will be left behind.
Two women will be grinding grain at the mill. One will be taken, and one will be left behind.
I tell you, two will be seated on the same couch that night. The one will be taken, and the other will be left behind.
Two women will be grinding grain together. The one will be taken, and the other will be left behind."
Do not drag me away with the wicked, with those who practice iniquity, who speak peace to their neighbors while harboring evil in their hearts.
"As certainly as I'm alive and living," declares the LORD, "even if Jehoiakim's son King Jehoiachin of Judah were a signet ring on my right hand, I would pull you off
1 Corinthians 3:19
For the wisdom of this world is nonsense in God's sight. For it is written, "He catches the wise with their own trickery,"