Esau went out to hunt but came back exhasted with no game.
Sell me your birthright for it.
Okay. Now give me some stew
I'm starving! Give me some of that stew.
Jacob gets the blessing
Jacob has done it!
May God give you of the dew of heaven and of the fatness of the earth and plenty of grain and wine. Let peoples serve you, and nations bow down to you. Be lord over your brothers, and may your mother's sons bow down to you.
And the Lord said to her,“Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you shall be divided; the one shall be stronger than the other, the older shall serve the younger.”
Jacob flees and dreams about a staircase to heaven
He called the place Bethel when he wakes up. Then he travels to Laban.
Esau was a skillful hunter, a man of the field, while Jacob was a quiet man, dwelling in tents. Issac loved Esau because he ate of his game, but Rebekah loved Jacob.
Jacob falls in love with Rachel and works 7 years
Laban! I'm in love with your daughter, Rachel. I will work 7 years to marry her.
Esau despised his birthright
Now Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed him, and Esau said to himself, “The days of mourning for my father are approaching; then I will kill my brother Jacob.”
Laban deceives Jacob and Jacob works another 7 years
In the morning Jacob discovers that it was not Rachel!
You gave me Leah! I'll work another 7 years.
Jacob left Beersheba and went toward Haran. And he came to a certain place and stayed there that night, because the sun had set. Taking one of the stones of the place, he put it under his head and lay down in that place to sleep.
While he was still speaking with them, Rachel came with her father's sheep, for she was a shepherdess. Now as soon as Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother's brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother's brother, Jacob came near and rolled the stone from the well's mouth and watered the flock of Laban his mother's brother.
Laban said, “It is not so done in our country, to give the younger before the firstborn.