KJV GEN28 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekGEN27.htm GEN29.htm
28:1 And Isaac [H3327] called [H7121] Jacob [H3290] , and blessed [H1288] him, and charged [H6680] him, and said [H559] unto him, Thou shalt not take [H3947] a wife [H802] of the daughters [H1323] of Canaan [H3667] .
28:2 Arise [H6965] , go [H3212] to Padanaram [H6307] , to the house [H1004] of Bethuel [H1328] thy mother's [H517] father [H1] ; and take [H3947] thee a wife [H802] from thence of the daughters [H1323] of Laban [H3837] thy mother's [H517] brother [H251] .
28:3 And God [H410] Almighty [H7706] bless [H1288] thee, and make thee fruitful [H6509] , and multiply [H7235] thee, that thou mayest be a multitude [H6951] of people [H5971] ;(a multitude: Heb. an assembly of people)
28:4 And give [H5414] thee the blessing [H1293] of Abraham [H85] , to thee, and to thy seed [H2233] with thee; that thou mayest inherit [H3423] the land [H776] wherein thou art a stranger [H4033] , which God [H430] gave [H5414] unto Abraham [H85] .(wherein: Heb. of thy sojournings)
28:5 And Isaac [H3327] sent away [H7971] Jacob [H3290] : and he went [H3212] to Padanaram [H6307] unto Laban [H3837] , son [H1121] of Bethuel [H1328] the Syrian [H761] , the brother [H251] of Rebekah [H7259] , Jacob's [H3290] and Esau's [H6215] mother [H517] .
28:6 When Esau [H6215] saw [H7200] that Isaac [H3327] had blessed [H1288] Jacob [H3290] , and sent him away [H7971] to Padanaram [H6307] , to take [H3947] him a wife [H802] from thence; and that as he blessed [H1288] him he gave him a charge [H6680] , saying [H559] , Thou shalt not take [H3947] a wife [H802] of the daughters [H1323] of Canaan [H3667] ;
28:7 And that Jacob [H3290] obeyed [H8085] his father [H1] and his mother [H517] , and was gone [H3212] to Padanaram [H6307] ;
28:8 And Esau [H6215] seeing [H7200] that the daughters [H1323] of Canaan [H3667] pleased [H5869] not [H7451] Isaac [H3327] his father [H1] ;(pleased: Heb. were evil in the eyes, etc)
28:9 Then went [H3212] Esau [H6215] unto Ishmael [H3458] , and took [H3947] unto the wives [H802] which he had Mahalath [H4258] the daughter [H1323] of Ishmael [H3458] Abraham's [H85] son [H1121] , the sister [H269] of Nebajoth [H5032] , to be his wife [H802] .(Mahalath: or, Bashemath)
28:10 And Jacob [H3290] went out [H3318] from Beersheba [H884] , and went [H3212] toward Haran [H2771] .(Haran: Gr. Charran)
28:11 And he lighted [H6293] upon a certain place [H4725] , and tarried there all night [H3885] , because the sun [H8121] was set [H935] ; and he took [H3947] of the stones [H68] of that place [H4725] , and put [H7760] [them for] his pillows [H4763] , and lay down [H7901] in that place [H4725] to sleep [H7901] .
28:12 And he dreamed [H2492] , and behold a ladder [H5551] set up [H5324] on the earth [H776] , and the top of it [H7218] reached [H5060] to heaven [H8064] : and behold the angels [H4397] of God [H430] ascending [H5927] and descending [H3381] on it.
28:13 And, behold, the LORD [H3068] stood [H5324] above it, and said [H559] , I [am] the LORD [H3068] God [H430] of Abraham [H85] thy father [H1] , and the God [H430] of Isaac [H3327] : the land [H776] whereon thou liest [H7901] , to thee will I give it [H5414] , and to thy seed [H2233] ;
28:14 And thy seed [H2233] shall be as the dust [H6083] of the earth [H776] , and thou shalt spread abroad [H6555] to the west [H3220] , and to the east [H6924] , and to the north [H6828] , and to the south [H5045] : and in thee and in thy seed [H2233] shall all the families [H4940] of the earth [H127] be blessed [H1288] .(spread: Heb. break forth)
28:15 And, behold, I [am] with thee, and will keep [H8104] thee in all [places] whither [H834] thou goest [H3212] , and will bring thee again [H7725] into this land [H127] ; for I will not leave [H5800] thee, until [H834] I have done [H6213] [that] which I have spoken [H1696] to thee of.
28:16 And Jacob [H3290] awaked [H3364] out of his sleep [H8142] , and he said [H559] , Surely [H403] the LORD [H3068] is [H3426] in this place [H4725] ; and I knew [H3045] [it] not.
28:17 And he was afraid [H3372] , and said [H559] , How dreadful [H3372] [is] this place [H4725] ! this [is] none other but the house [H1004] of God [H430] , and this [is] the gate [H8179] of heaven [H8064] .
28:18 And Jacob [H3290] rose up early [H7925] in the morning [H1242] , and took [H3947] the stone [H68] that he had put [H7760] [for] his pillows [H4763] , and set it up [H7760] [for] a pillar [H4676] , and poured [H3332] oil [H8081] upon the top of it [H7218] .
28:19 And he called [H7121] the name [H8034] of that place [H4725] Bethel [H1008] : but [H199] the name [H8034] of that city [H5892] [was called] Luz [H3870] at the first [H7223] .(Bethel: that is, The house of God)
28:20 And Jacob [H3290] vowed [H5087] a vow [H5088] , saying [H559] , If God [H430] will be with me, and will keep me [H8104] in this way [H1870] that I go [H1980] , and will give [H5414] me bread [H3899] to eat [H398] , and raiment [H899] to put on [H3847] ,
28:21 So that I come again [H7725] to my father's [H1] house [H1004] in peace [H7965] ; then shall the LORD [H3068] be my God [H430] :
28:22 And this stone [H68] , which I have set [H7760] [for] a pillar [H4676] , shall be God's [H430] house [H1004] : and of all that thou shalt give [H5414] me I will surely [H6237] give the tenth [H6237] unto thee.