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Genesis 35:15-17 Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC)

15 And Jacob called the name of the place where God had talked with him Bethel [house of God].

16 And they journeyed from Bethel and had but a little way to go to Ephrath [Bethlehem] when Rachel suffered the pangs of childbirth and had hard labor.

17 When she was in hard labor, the midwife said to her, Do not be afraid; you shall have this son also.

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Genesis 35:15-17 New International Version (NIV)

15 Jacob called the place where God had talked with him Bethel.[a]

The Deaths of Rachel and Isaac

16 Then they moved on from Bethel. While they were still some distance from Ephrath, Rachel began to give birth and had great difficulty. 17 And as she was having great difficulty in childbirth, the midwife said to her, “Don’t despair, for you have another son.”

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 35:15 Bethel means house of God.
New International Version (NIV)

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