Genesis 35:15
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New American Standard Bible
So Jacob named the place where God had spoken with him, Bethel.

King James Bible
And Jacob called the name of the place where God spake with him, Bethel.

Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob called the name of the place where God had talked with him, Beth-el.

World English Bible
Jacob called the name of the place where God spoke with him "Bethel."

Young's Literal Translation
and Jacob calleth the name of the place where God spake with him Bethel.

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The Death of Abraham
'Then Abraham gave up the ghost, and died in a good old age, an old man, and full of years; and was gathered to his people.'--GENESIS xxv. 8. 'Full of years' does not seem to me to be a mere synonym for longevity. That would be an intolerable tautology, for we should then have the same thing said three times over--'an old man,' 'in a good old age,' 'full of years.' There must be some other idea than that in the words. If you notice that the expression is by no means a usual one, that it is only
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

And thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, too little to be among the thousands of Judah
"And thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, too little to be among the thousands of Judah, out of thee shall come forth unto Me (one) [Pg 480] to be Ruler in Israel; and His goings forth are the times of old, the days of eternity." The close connection of this verse with what immediately precedes (Caspari is wrong in considering iv. 9-14 as an episode) is evident, not only from the [Hebrew: v] copulative, and from the analogy of the near relation of the announcement of salvation to the prophecy of disaster
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Cross References
Genesis 28:19
He called the name of that place Bethel; however, previously the name of the city had been Luz.

Genesis 35:16
Then they journeyed from Bethel; and when there was still some distance to go to Ephrath, Rachel began to give birth and she suffered severe labor.

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