Nave's Topical Index

Return to Nave's Main Index Easton's—Jacob


Son of Isaac, and the twin brother of Esau—Ge 25:24-26; Jos 24:4; 1Ch 1:34; Ac 7:8

Ancestor of Jesus—Mt 1:2

Given in answer to prayer—Ge 25:21

Obtains Esau's birthright for just one bowl of stew—Ge 25:29-34; Heb 12:16

Fradulently obtains his father's blessing—Ge 27:1-29; Heb 11:20

Esau seeks to kill, escapes to Padan-aram—Ge 27:41-46; 28:1-5; Ho 12:12

His vision of the ladder—Ge 28:10-22

God confirms the covenant of Abraham to—Ge 28:13-22; 35:9-15; 1Ch 16:13-18

Sojourns in Haran with his uncle, Laban—Ge 29:30; Ho 12:12

Serves fourteen years for Leah and Rachel—Ge 29:15-30; Ho 12:12

Sharp practice of, with the flocks and herds of Laban—Ge 30:32-43

Dissatisfied with Laban's treatment and returns to the land of Canaan—Ge 31

Meets angels of God on the journey, and calls the place "Mahanaim,"—Ge 32:1,2

Dreads to meet Esau; sends him presents; wrestles with an angel—Ge 32

Name of, changed to "Israel,"—Ge 32:28; 35:10

Reconciliation of, with Esau—Ge 33:4

Journeys to Succoth—Ge 33:17

Journeys to Shalem, where he purchase a parcel of ground from Hamor and erects an altar—Ge 33:18-20

His daughter, Dinah, is raped—Ge 34

Returns to Beth-el, where he builds an altar, and erects and dedicates a pillar—Ge 35:1-7

Deborah, Rebekah's nurse, dies, and is buried at Beth-el—Ge 35:8

Journeys to Ephrath; Benjamin is born to; Rachel dies; and is "buried on the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem,"—Ge 35:16-19; 48:7

Erects a monument at Rachel's grave—Ge 35:20

The incest of his son, Reuben, with his concubine, Bilhah—Ge 35:22

List of the names of his twelve sons—Ge 35:23-26

Returns to Arbah, the city of his father—Ge 35:27

Lives in the land of Canaan—Ge 37:1

His partiality for his son, Joseph, and the consequent jealousy of his other sons—Ge 37:3,4

Joseph's prophetic dream concerning—Ge 37:9-11

His grief over the loss of Joseph—Ge 37:34,35

Sends to Egypt to buy corn (grain)—Ge 42:1,2; 43:1-14

His grief over the detention of Simeon and the demand for Benjamin to be taken into Egypt—Ge 42:36

His love for Benjamin—Ge 43:14; 44:29

Hears that Joseph is still alive—Ge 45:26-28

Moves to Egypt—Ge 46:1-7; 1Sa 12:8; Ps 105:23; Ac 7:14,15

The list of his children and grandchildren who went down into Egypt—Ge 46:8-27

Meets Joseph—Ge 46:28-34

Pharaoh receives him, and is blessed by Jacob—Ge 47:1-10

The land of Goshen assigned to—Ge 47:11,12,27

Lives in Egypt for seventeen years—Ge 47:28

Exacts a promise from Joseph to bury him with his forefathers—Ge 47:29-31

His benediction upon Joseph and his two sons—Ge 48:15-22

Gives the land of the Amorites to Joseph—Ge 48:22; Joh 4:5

His final prophetic benedictions upon his sons

Charges his sons to bury him in the field of Machpelah—Ge 49:29,30

Death of—Ge 49:33

Body of, embalmed—Ge 50:2

40 Days mourning for—Ge 50:3

Burial of—Ge 50:4-13

Descendants of—Ge 29:31-35; 30:1-24; 35:18,22-26; 46:8-27; Ex 1:1-5; 1Ch 2:9

Prophecies concerning himself and his descendants—Ge 25:23; 27:28,29; 28:10-15; 31:3; 35:9-13; 46:3; De 1:8; Ps 105:10,11

His wealth—Ge 36:6,7

The well of—Joh 4:5-30