God sendeth Jacob to Beth-el.
Genesis 35:1 And God sayde vnto Iacob, aryse and get þe vp to Bethel, and dwell there. And make there an aulter vnto God that apeared vnto the, when thou fleddest from the face of Esau thy brother.
He purgeth his house of idols.
Genesis 35:2 Than sayde Iacob vnto hys housholde and to all that were wyth hym: put awaye the straunge goddes that are amonge you and be cleane, and chaunge youre garmentes, Genesis 35:3 for we wyll aryse and goo vp to Bethell and I wyll make an aulter there, vnto God, which herde me in the daye of my tribulacyon, and was with me in the waye which I went. Genesis 35:4 And they gaue vnto Iacob all the straunge goddes which they had in their hande, and all their earinges which were in their eares, & Iacob hyd them vnder an ooke whych was by Sichem. Genesis 35:5 And whan they departed, the feare of God fell vpon the cyties that were rounde aboute them. And they dyd not folowe after the sonnes of Iacob.
He buildeth an altar at Beth-el.
Genesis 35:6 So came Iacob to Lus which is in the lande of Canaan. The same is Bethell, he & all the people that was with him. Genesis 35:7 And he buylded there an aulter, and called þe place: The God of Bethell, because that God appered vnto hym there, when he fled from the face of his brother.
Deborah dieth at Allon-bachuth.
Genesis 35:8 But Debora Rebeccas norse, dyed, & was buryed beneth Bethell vnder an ooke. And the name of it was called: the ooke of lamentacyon.
God blesseth Jacob at Beth-el.
Genesis 35:9 And God appeared vnto Iacob agayne after he came out of Mesopotamia and blessed hym, Genesis 35:10 and God sayde vnto him: thy name is Iacob. Notwythstondinge thou shalt be no more called Iacob, but Israel shalbe thy name. And he called hys name Israel. Genesis 35:11 And God sayde vnto him: I am God allmyghtye, growe and multiplye, people and a multitude of people shall sprynge of the, yee and kynges shall come out of thy loynes. Genesis 35:12 And the lande whych I gaue Abraham and Isahac, will I geue vnto the, and vnto thy seed after the will I geue that lande also: Genesis 35:13 And so God departed vp from hym in the place where he had talked wyth hym. Genesis 35:14 And Iacob set vp a marke in the place where he talked with hym: euen a marke of stone and powred dryncke offrynge theron, & powred also oyle theron, Genesis 35:15 and Iacob called the name of þe place where God spake with hym Bethell.
Rachel travaileth of Benjamin, and dieth in the way to Ephrath.
Genesis 35:16 And they departed from Bethel, and when he was but a felde bredth from Ephrath, Rahel began to trauell, and in trauelynge she was in parell. Genesis 35:17 And it happened as she was in paynes of hyr laboure, the mydwyfe sayde vnto her, feare not, for thys sonne is thyne also. Genesis 35:18 Then as hyr soule was a departynge, þt she must dye, she called his name. Ben Oni. But hys father called hym Ben Iamin. Genesis 35:19 And thus dyed Rahel and was buryed in the waye to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem. Genesis 35:20 And Iacob sett vp a stone vpon hir graue, which is called Rahels graue stone vnto thys daye.
Genesis 35:21 And Israel went thence, & pytched vp hys tent beyonde the toure of Eder.
Reuben lieth with Bilhah.
Genesis 35:22 And it chaunced as Israel dwelt in the lande, that Ruben went and laye wyth Bilha hys fathers concubyne, and it came to Israels eare. The sonnes of Iacob were .xij. in nombre.
The sons of Jacob.
Genesis 35:23 The sonnes of Lea. Ruben Iacobs eldest sonne, and Simeon, Leui, Iuda, Isachar, and Zabulon. Genesis 35:24 The sonnes of Rahel: Ioseph and Ben Iamin. Genesis 35:25 The sonnes of Bilha Rahels mayde: Dan and Neptali. Genesis 35:26 The sonnes of Zilpha Leaes mayde, Gad and Aser. These are the sonnes of Iacob whych were borne hym in Mesopotamia.
Jacob cometh to Isaac at Hebron.
Genesis 35:27 And so Iacob came vnto Isahar hys father to Mamre vnto kyriath Arba which is Hebron: where Abraham & Isahac soiourned as straungers.
The age, death, and burial of Isaac.
Genesis 35:28 And the dayes of Isahac were an hundred and .lxxx. yeres: Genesis 35:29 & Isahac fell sycke and dyed, and was put vnto hys people, beynge olde and full of dayes. And his sonnes Esau and Iacob buryed him.