Read Genesis 28:20 – 40:11.
- Jacob marries Leah and Rachel
- Jacob’s family
- Jacob returns to Canaan
- Jacob and Esau meet again…
- Jacob wrestles with God
- The covenant renewed with Jacob
- Joseph: coat, dreams, slavery
- Judah and Tamar
- Joseph in Egypt
The story gains much complexity in this section as the cast of characters grows and the human element kicks into high gear.
Trivia Question: Name Jacob’s infamous daughter. she is in the center of the massacre at Shechem.