Genesis 27:14
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New International Version
So he went and got them and brought them to his mother, and she prepared some tasty food, just the way his father liked it.

King James Bible
And he went, and fetched, and brought them to his mother: and his mother made savoury meat, such as his father loved.

Darby Bible Translation
And he went, and fetched and brought [them] to his mother. And his mother prepared a savoury dish such as his father loved.

World English Bible
He went, and got them, and brought them to his mother. His mother made savory food, such as his father loved.

Young's Literal Translation
And he goeth, and taketh, and bringeth to his mother, and his mother maketh tasteful things, such as his father hath loved;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Upon me be thy curse, my son - Onkelos gives this a curious turn: It has been revealed to me by prophecy that the curses will not come upon thee, my son. What a dreadful responsibility did this woman take upon her at this time! The sacred writer states the facts as they were, and we may depend on the truth of the statement; but he nowhere says that God would have any man to copy this conduct. He often relates facts and sayings which he never recommends.

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Genesis 27:4,7,9,17,31 And make me savoury meat, such as I love, and bring it to me, that I may eat; that my soul may bless you before I die...

Genesis 25:28 And Isaac loved Esau, because he did eat of his venison: but Rebekah loved Jacob.

Psalm 141:4 Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to practice wicked works with men that work iniquity: and let me not eat of their dainties.

Proverbs 23:2,3 And put a knife to your throat, if you be a man given to appetite...

Luke 21:34 And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life...

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There is a Great Question About Lying, which Often Arises in the Midst Of...
1. There is a great question about Lying, which often arises in the midst of our every day business, and gives us much trouble, that we may not either rashly call that a lie which is not such, or decide that it is sometimes right to tell a lie, that is, a kind of honest, well-meant, charitable lie. This question we will painfully discuss by seeking with them that seek: whether to any good purpose, we need not take upon ourselves to affirm, for the attentive reader will sufficiently gather from the
St. Augustine—On Lying

Letter xxxv. From Pope Damasus.
Damasus addresses five questions to Jerome with a request for information concerning them. They are: 1. What is the meaning of the words "Whosoever slayeth Cain vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold"? (Gen. iv. 5.) 2. If God has made all things good, how comes it that He gives charge to Noah concerning unclean animals, and says to Peter, "What God hath cleansed that call not thou common"? (Acts x. 15.) 3. How is Gen. xv. 16, "in the fourth generation they shall come hither again," to be reconciled
St. Jerome—The Principal Works of St. Jerome

Cross References
Genesis 27:4
Prepare me the kind of tasty food I like and bring it to me to eat, so that I may give you my blessing before I die."

Genesis 27:13
His mother said to him, "My son, let the curse fall on me. Just do what I say; go and get them for me."

Genesis 27:15
Then Rebekah took the best clothes of Esau her older son, which she had in the house, and put them on her younger son Jacob.

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