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20 Then Jacob made a vow, saying, “If God is with me and protects me on this journey I am taking and gives me food[a] to eat and clothing to wear, 21 and I return safely to my father’s home,[b] then the Lord will become my God.

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  1. Genesis 28:20 tn Heb “bread,” although the term can be used for food in general.
  2. Genesis 28:21 tn Heb “and I return in peace to the house of my father.”