Jacob Returns to Canaan
Read Genesis 31-33
- Give three reasons for Jacob's decision to return to Canaan.
- How often had Laban changed Jacob's wages?
- Why didn't Leah and Rachel feel any loyalty to their father?
- What did Rachel steal? How did she keep Laban from finding them?
- What did God warn Laban that he must not do?
- List the four complaints Laban presented to Jacob for leaving his household.
- What were the terms of agreement between Laban and Jacob?
- When Jacob sent word to Esau that he was returning, what made him dread his meeting with Esau?
- How did Jacob gain the name Israel?
- Did Esau still desire his brother's death?