New Living Translation
But that night, when it was dark, Laban took Leah to Jacob, and he slept with her.
King James Bible
And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in unto her.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him; and he went in to her.
World English Bible
It happened in the evening, that he took Leah his daughter, and brought her to him. He went in to her.
Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass in the evening, that he taketh Leah, his daughter, and bringeth her in unto him, and he goeth in unto her;
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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
So Laban invited everyone in the neighborhood and prepared a wedding feast.
(Laban had given Leah a servant, Zilpah, to be her maid.)
He has reduced our rights to those of foreign women. And after he sold us, he wasted the money you paid him for us.
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