Genesis 31:9

“Thus God hath taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thus God hath taken away the cattell of your father, and giuen them to mee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Thus God has taken away your father's livestock and given {them} to me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thus God hath taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So God has taken away your father's cattle and has given them to me.
- Basic English Bible

And God has taken away the cattle of your father, and given [them] to me.
- Darby Bible

Thus God hath taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.
- Webster's Bible

Thus God has taken away your father's livestock, and given them to me.
- World English Bible

and God taketh away the substance of your father, and doth give to me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thus God hath taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 31:9


31:9 God hath taken away the cattle of your father and given them to me - Thus the righteous God paid Jacob for his hard service out of Laban's estate; as afterwards he paid the seed of Jacob for their service of the Egyptians with their spoils.


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