Genesis 28:1

“And Isaac called Jacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and said unto him, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Isaac called Iacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and saide vnto him, Thou shalt not take a wife, of the daughters of Canaan.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Isaac called Jacob and blessed him and charged him, and said to him, "You shall not take a wife from the daughters of Canaan.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Isaac called Jacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and said unto him, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Isaac sent for Jacob, and blessing him, said, Do not take a wife from among the women of Canaan;
- Basic English Bible

And Isaac called Jacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and said to him, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
- Darby Bible

And Isaac called Jacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and said to him, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
- Webster's Bible

Isaac called Jacob, blessed him, and commanded him, "You shall not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
- World English Bible

And Isaac calleth unto Jacob, and blesseth him, and commandeth him, and saith to him, `Thou dost not take a wife of the daughters of Caanan;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Isaac called Jacob, and blessed him, and charged him, and said unto him: 'Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 28:1


28:1 Isaac blessed him, and charged him - Those that have the blessing must keep the charge annexed to it, and not think to separate what God has joined.


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