Chris Juby

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Genesis 35 (in 140 characters or less)

Jacob went to Bethel and God renamed him Israel. They journeyed on. Rachel died having Israel's twelfth son. Isaac died in Hebron.

Posted on 11 Sep 2010 to 14,765 followers, with 28 retweets.
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Deja vu? Yes, this is the second time Jacob is renamed Israel.


There are a few other 'deja vu' moments knocking around in Genesis aren't there? Trying to remember where they are...


I wonder if Rachel handed over her fathers gods that she stole. (Gen: 31)
Rachel died in childbirth giving birth to Benjamin.

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