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Genesis 34.

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Matthew Henry

Chapter 35

And God said unto Jacob, Arise, go up to Bethel, and dwell there: and make there an altar unto God, that appeared unto thee when thou fleddest from the face of Esau thy brother.
fleddest Gen 27:43

Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him, Put away the strange gods that are among you, and be clean, and change your garments:
Put away 1st Sam 7:3
change Exod 19:10

And let us arise, and go up to Bethel; and I will make there an altar unto God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me in the way which I went.
distress Gen 32:7, Psa 107:6

And they gave unto Jacob all the strange gods which were in their hand, and all their earrings which were in their ears; and Jacob hid them under the oak which was by Shechem.
oak Josh 24:26

And they journeyed: and the terror of God was upon the cities that were round about them, and they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.
terror Exod 15:16, Exod 23:27, Deut 11:25, Josh 2:9, Josh 5:1, 1st Sam 14:15, 2nd Chron 14:14

So Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan, that is, Bethel, he and all the people that were with him.
came to Gen 28:15

And he built there an altar, and called the place Elbethel: because there God appeared unto him, when he fled from the face of his brother.
Elbethel

But Deborah Rebekah's nurse died, and she was buried beneath Bethel under an oak: and the name of it was called Allonbachuth.
nurse Gen 24:59
Allonbachuth

And God appeared unto Jacob again, when he came out of Padanaram, and blessed him.

And God said unto him, Thy name is Jacob: thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name: and he called his name Israel.
said Hosea 12:4
Israel

And God said unto him, I am God Almighty: be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall be of thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins;
Almighty Gen 17:1, Gen 48:3, Exod 6:3
fruitful Gen 48:4

And the land which I gave Abraham and Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to thy seed after thee will I give the land.

And God went up from him in the place where he talked with him.

And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where he talked with him, even a pillar of stone: and he poured a drink offering thereon, and he poured oil thereon.
pillar Gen 28:18, Gen 31:13

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

And they journeyed from Bethel; and there was but a little way to come to Ephrath: and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labor.
Ephrath

And it came to pass, when she was in hard labor, that the midwife said unto her, Fear not; thou shalt have this son also.

And it came to pass, as her soul was in departing, (for she died) that she called his name Benoni: but his father called him Benjamin.
Benoni
Benjamin

And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem.
died Gen 48:7
Ephrath Ruth 1:2, Ruth 4:11, Micah 5:2

And Jacob set a pillar upon her grave: that is the pillar of Rachel's grave unto this day.
Rachel's grave 1st Samuel 10:2

And Israel journeyed, and spread his tent beyond the tower of Edar.

And it came to pass, when Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine: and Israel heard it. Now the sons of Jacob were twelve:
lay Gen 49:4, 1st Chron 5:1
Bilhah Gen 30:4

The sons of Leah; Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun:
Reuben Gen 46:8, Exod 1:2

The sons of Rachel; Joseph, and Benjamin:

And the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's handmaid; Dan, and Naphtali:

And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's handmaid: Gad, and Asher: these are the sons of Jacob, which were born to him in Padanaram.

And Jacob came unto Isaac his father unto Mamre, unto the city of Arba, which is Hebron, where Abraham and Isaac sojourned.
Mamre Gen 13:18
Arba Joshua 14:15

And the days of Isaac were an hundred and fourscore years.
hundred

And Isaac gave up the ghost, and died, and was gathered unto his people, being old and full of days: and his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.
gathered Gen 25:8, Gen 49:33, Acts 13:36

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(a) "Elbethel" - another name for Bethel
Strongs 416 'El Beyth-'El ale bayth-ale' from 410 and 1008; the God of Bethel; El-Bethel, the title given to a consecrated spot by Jacob:--El-beth-el.
410 'el ale shortened from 352; strength; as adjective, mighty; especially the Almighty (but used also of any deity):--God (god), X goodly, X great, idol, might(-y one), power, strong. Compare names in "-el."
1008 Beyth-'El bayth-ale' from 1004 and 410; house of God; Beth-El, a place in Palestine:--Beth-el.
1004 bayith bah'-yith probably from 1129 abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.):--court, daughter, door, + dungeon, family, + forth of, X great as would contain, hangings, home(born), (winter)house(-hold), inside(-ward), palace, place, + prison, + steward, + tablet, temple, web, + within(-out).
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(a) "Allonbachuth" = oak of weeping.
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(a) "Israel" = have power with God.
Strongs 3478 Yisra'el yis-raw-ale' from 8280 and 410; he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity:
8280 sarah saw-raw' a primitive root; to prevail:--have power (as a prince).
410 'el ale shortened from 352; strength; as adjective, mighty; especially the Almighty (but used also of any deity):--God (god), X goodly, X great, idol, might(-y one), power, strong. Compare names in "-el."
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(a) "Ephrath" = fruitfulness, another name for Bethlehem.
Strongs 672 'Ephraath ef-rawth' or mEphrathah {ef-raw'-thaw}; from 6509; fruitfulness; Ephrath, another name for Bethlehem; once (Psa. 132:6) perhaps for Ephraim; also of an Israelitish woman:--Ephrath, Ephratah.
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(a) "Benoni" = son of my sorrow.
Strongs 1126 Ben-'Owniy ben-o-nee' from 1121 and 205; son of my sorrow; Ben-Oni, the original name of Benjamin:--Ben-oni.

(b) "Benjamin" = son of my right hand.
Strongs 1144 Binyamiyn bin-yaw-mene' from 1121 and 3225; son of (the) right hand; Binjamin, youngest son of Jacob; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory:--Benjamin.
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