15 Before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah, who was born to Bethuel the son of (A)Milcah, the wife of Nahor, Abraham's brother, came out with her water jar on her shoulder.

Read full chapter

22 When the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing a half shekel,[a] and two bracelets for her arms weighing ten gold shekels, 23 and said, “Please tell me whose daughter you are. Is there room in your father's house for us to spend the night?” 24 She said to him, (A)“I am the daughter of Bethuel the son of Milcah, whom she bore to Nahor.” 25 She added, “We have plenty of both straw and fodder, and room to spend the night.” 26 (B)The man bowed his head and worshiped the Lord 27 and said, “Blessed be the Lord, (C)the God of my master Abraham, who has not forsaken (D)his steadfast love and his faithfulness toward my master. As for me, the Lord (E)has led me in the way to the house of my master's kinsmen.”

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Genesis 24:22 A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams

Bible Gateway Recommends

ESV Archaeology Study Bible
ESV Archaeology Study Bible
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $39.99
Save: $20.00 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Family Devotional Bible, Hardcover
ESV Family Devotional Bible, Hardcover
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $6.49
Save: $23.50 (78%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV Large-Print Study Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
ESV Large-Print Study Bible--genuine leather, black (indexed)
Retail: $134.99
Our Price: $89.99
Save: $45.00 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Action Study Bible Boys, Virtual Leather, Slate Gray
ESV Action Study Bible Boys, Virtual Leather, Slate Gray
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $24.99
Save: $15.00 (38%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition--soft leather-look, brown
ESV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition--soft leather-look, brown
Retail: $79.99
Our Price: $52.99
Save: $27.00 (34%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars