So Jacob served seven years for Rachel, yet it seemed but a few days because of his love for her.
Cross ReferencesGenesis 29:19
Laban replied, "Better that I give her to you than to another. Stay here with me."
Give me my wives and children, for whom I have served you, and I will go on my way. You know how hard I have worked for you."
Are we not regarded by him as outsiders? Not only has he sold us, but he has certainly squandered the money paid for us.
1 Samuel 18:23
But when Saul's servants relayed these words to David, he replied, "Does it seem trivial in your sight to be the son-in-law of the king? I am a poor man and lightly esteemed."
Jacob fled to the land of Aram, and Israel worked for a wife; for a wife he tended sheep.
Chapter Outline1. Jacob comes to the well of Haran.
9. He becomes acquainted with Rachel.
13. Laban entertains him.
18. Jacob covenants for Rachel.
23. He is deceived by Laban with Leah.
28. He marries also Rachel, and serves for her seven years more.
32. Leah bears Reuben;
35. and Judah.
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