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 ...
Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, known as the Patriarchs, are both the physical and
spiritual ancestors of Judaism. They founded the religion now known as Judaism,
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
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).
The older was named Esau and the younger Jacob. Esau was a man of the
woods and very fond of hunting; and he was rough and covered with hair. Jacob
Explains medieval pictures of Jacob the Patriarch: life events commonly pictured,
scripture citations. Illustrated.
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 ...
The 12 sons of Jacob are the patriarchs of the 12 Tribes of Israel. For example,
Jacob's son Benjamin is the patriarch of the Tribe of Benjamin. Jacob's son ...
The traditional stories of the patriarchs are more than mere biographies; rather, ...
Abraham, Jacob and Joseph thus personify man's basic relationship to God.