Jacob, later given the name Israel, is regarded as a Patriarch of the Israelites.
According to the Book of Genesis, Jacob was the third Hebrew progenitor with ...
Jacob, Hebrew Yaʿaqov, Arabic Yaʿqūb, also called Israel, Hebrew Yisraʾel,
Arabic Isrāʾīl, Hebrew patriarch who was the grandson of Abraham, the son of ...
Besides the frequent mention of his name in conjunction with the names of the
other two patriarchs, there are distinct references to the events in the life of Jacob
May 19, 2004 ... We are going to study the life of Jacob today, and I find his story ... chart of
Genesis and plotting the main characters or patriarchs to show what ...
Reprinted with permission from The Jewish Religion: A Companion , published
by Oxford University Press. Jacob is the third patriarch of the J ...
Oct 3, 2003 ... JACOB (or ISRAEL), THE PATRIARCH. The Names and Their Meaning ( 1).
Jacob's Youth ( 2). His Life in Haran ( 3). His Later Life ( 4).
Exodus 3:6 - He said also, I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the
God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob Then Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to
Jacob in the Bible, a Hebrew patriarch, the younger of the twin sons of Isaac and
Rebecca, who persuaded his brother Esau to sell him his birthright and tricked ...
Kept by the Power of God. 3 - Jacob, the Patriarch. At various times in his life,
Jacob, like other members of his family, appears to have created situations that ...
5096 Jacob, the patriarch. God's covenant promises to Abraham were inherited
by Jacob, through his father Isaac, and so it was through his line of descent that ...