Dinah and the Men of Shechem

“Jacob’s daughter, Dinah, becomes a central character in a story of violence turned to love, followed by treachery and revenge.”

Read Genesis 34

Jacob’s Journey Continues

“At God’s direction Jacob moves southward to Bethel, where Jacob had made a covenant with God on his way to exile in Harran.  And just as God had done with Jacob’s grandfather Abraham, God gives Jacob a new name — Israel.  It is a name by which an entire nation will be known, and it bears great significance even to the present time.”

Read Genesis 35

All quotations taken from The Daily Bible
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