Genesis 29:23

“And it came to passe in the euening, that he tooke Leah his daughter, and brought her to him, and he went in vnto her.”

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Other Translations

And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in unto her.
- King James Version

Now in the evening he took his daughter Leah, and brought her to him; and {Jacob} went in to her.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him. And he went in unto her.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in the evening he took Leah, his daughter, and gave her to him, and he went in to her.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in to her.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in to her.
- Webster's Bible

It happened in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him. He went in to her.
- World English Bible

And it cometh to pass in the evening, that he taketh Leah, his daughter, and bringeth her in unto him, and he goeth in unto her;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in unto her.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Genesis 29

  • JOHN MCKOY
    some Jews have MADE IT BACK TO THE PROMISE LAND
  • Stan jett
    Sarah: (The Jews in ISRAEL today are of Russian descent. ) Really? I thought that in 1948 they came back from ALL nations.
  • Majesty
    Leah had many children but still received no love from Jacob
  • Norah
    For Jacob to have married two sisters was to fulfill Gods purpose for all Jacob's sons represents the twelve princess and twelve tribes
  • A web search showed that the Hebrew name Levi means "Joined in Harmony ".
  • Geraldine cole
    To get the truth we must go back and read ch 24. 25.26. 28 then 29 because Issac call his son Esau in because he knew he was dying and Isaac told his to go get his food that he love and cook it.his wife heard him and told Jocob her son to pretend he was Isaac oldest son so that his father could bless him and he would own all of Isaac rishes.so when Jacob and his mother decieved Isaac everything went wrong Esau hated his brother for what he did he stole his birthright everything went wrong from that lie u no a family lie can travel down threw a family until someone stand u and speak the truth

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