Genesis 34:28
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New International Version
They seized their flocks and herds and donkeys and everything else of theirs in the city and out in the fields.

King James Bible
They took their sheep, and their oxen, and their asses, and that which was in the city, and that which was in the field,

Darby Bible Translation
Their sheep, and their oxen, and their asses, and what [was] in the city, and what [was] in the field they took;

World English Bible
They took their flocks, their herds, their donkeys, that which was in the city, that which was in the field,

Young's Literal Translation
their flock and their herd, and their asses, and that which is in the city, and that which is in the field, have they taken;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The sons of Jacob - The rest of Jacob's sons, the remaining brothers of Simeon and Levi, spoiled the city. Though the others could slay the defenceless males, it was not likely that they could have carried away all the booty, with the women, children, and cattle; it is therefore most natural to suppose that the rest of the sons of Jacob assisted at last in the business.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Numbers 31:17 Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that has known man by lying with him.

Deuteronomy 8:17,18 And you say in your heart, My power and the might of my hand has gotten me this wealth...

Job 1:15,16 And the Sabeans fell on them, and took them away; yes, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword...

Job 20:5 That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

Library
"For if Ye Live after the Flesh, Ye Shall Die; but if Ye through the Spirit do Mortify the Deeds of the Body, Ye Shall Live.
Rom. viii. s 13, 14.--"For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die; but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live. For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God." The life and being of many things consists in union,--separate them, and they remain not the same, or they lose their virtue. It is much more thus in Christianity, the power and life of it consists in the union of these things that God hath conjoined, so that if any man pretend to
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Genesis
The Old Testament opens very impressively. In measured and dignified language it introduces the story of Israel's origin and settlement upon the land of Canaan (Gen.--Josh.) by the story of creation, i.-ii. 4a, and thus suggests, at the very beginning, the far-reaching purpose and the world-wide significance of the people and religion of Israel. The narrative has not travelled far till it becomes apparent that its dominant interests are to be religious and moral; for, after a pictorial sketch of
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Genesis 34:27
The sons of Jacob came upon the dead bodies and looted the city where their sister had been defiled.

Genesis 34:29
They carried off all their wealth and all their women and children, taking as plunder everything in the houses.

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