Genesis 25:29

“And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and hee was faint.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When Jacob had cooked stew, Esau came in from the field and he was famished;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jacob boiled pottage. And Esau came in from the field, and he was faint.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And one day Jacob was cooking some soup when Esau came in from the fields in great need of food;
- Basic English Bible

And Jacob had cooked a dish; and Esau came from the field, and he was faint.
- Darby Bible

And Jacob boiled pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint.
- Webster's Bible

Jacob boiled stew. Esau came in from the field, and he was famished.
- World English Bible

And Jacob boileth pottage, and Esau cometh in from the field, and he [is] weary;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Jacob sod pottage; and Esau came in from the field, and he was faint.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 25:29


25:29 Sod - That is, boiled.


Discussion for Genesis 25:29

  • Gozie Mcinnocent for verse 29
    I think Esau made a mistake in depending on Jacob 's meal. Their mother was still alive. He should have gone to her for his food!

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