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 ...
Jacob was one of the great patriarchs of the Old Testament, but at times he was
also a schemer, liar, and manipulator. God established his covenant with Jacob's
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,
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 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 ...
Explains medieval pictures of Jacob the Patriarch: life events commonly pictured,
scripture citations. Illustrated.
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
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 ...
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 ...