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Genesis 28:16

16 And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I knew it not.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely Jehovah is in this place. And I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awoke from his sleep and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place and I did not know it.

Genesis 28:16X

16 ¶ And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 When Jacob woke from his sleep, he thought to himself, The Lord is definitely in this place, but I didn’t know it.

Genesis 28:16X

16 Ya‘akov awoke from his sleep and said, “Truly, Adonai is in this place — and I didn’t know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Jacob woke up suddenly and thought, “The Lord is in this place, and I didn’t even know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awoke from his sleep, and said, Surely Jehovah is in this place, and I knew [it] not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 And when Jacob awaked out of sleep, he said: Indeed the Lord is in this place, and I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke up and said, “I know that the Lord is in this place, but I did not know he was here until I slept.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, but I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 ¶ Then Jacob awoke out of his sleep and said, Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware.

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke up from his sleep and exclaimed, “Certainly, the Lord is in this place, and I didn’t know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Jacob woke up and said, “The Lord is here! He is in this place, and I didn't know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep. He said, “Surely the Lord is in this place. But I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

Jacob Worships God in Bethel

16 Then Jacob woke up during the night and told himself, “Surely, the Lord is in this place and I never knew it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 ¶ And Jacob awakened out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the LORD is in this place, and I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not.

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely Yahweh is indeed in this place and I did not know!”

Genesis 28:16X

16-17 Then Jacob woke up. “God lives here!” he exclaimed in terror. “I’ve stumbled into his home! This is the awesome entrance to heaven!”

Genesis 28:16X

16-17 Jacob woke up from his sleep. He said, “God is in this place—truly. And I didn’t even know it!” He was terrified. He whispered in awe, “Incredible. Wonderful. Holy. This is God’s House. This is the Gate of Heaven.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Jacob awoke out of his sleep, and he said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke up from his sleep and exclaimed, “Certainly, Yahweh is in this place, and I didn’t know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he said, “Truly, the Lord is in this place and I did not know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, but I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke up and thought, “Surely the Lord is in this place, but I did not realize it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Jacob woke up from his sleep. Then he thought, “The Lord is surely in this place. And I didn’t even know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he thought, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware of it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he thought, ‘Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware of it.’

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “For sure the Lord is in this place and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I wasn’t even aware of it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, ‘Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it!’

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, ‘Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it!’

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it!”

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Ya’akov awoke out of his sleep, and he said, Surely Hashem is in this place! And I had no da’as of it.

Bereshis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place; and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 Then Jacob awoke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place; and I did not know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

Dreams are a bit mysterious. There are many theories about what dreams are and why we dream, but no one knows for sure. What is sure is that at times in the Scriptures God uses dreams to reveal Himself to His covenant partners. Certainly not everyone has revelatory dreams, and not all dreams are revelatory. But sometimes, on special occasions, when it suits God’s purposes, dreams can be a vehicle to see, hear, and experience reality as God knows it. It happens here with Jacob, who has not yet fully embraced the Eternal as his God; and it continues to happen in both testaments with Joseph, Daniel, Peter, and others.

16 The dream ended, and Jacob woke up from his sleep.

Jacob (to himself): There is no doubt in my mind that the Eternal One is in this place—and I didn’t even know it!

Genesis 28:16X

16 Jacob awakened out of his sleep, and he said, “Surely Yahweh is in this place, and I didn’t know it.”

Genesis 28:16X

16 And when Jacob had waked of [the] sleep, he said, Verily the Lord is in this place, and I knew not. (And when Jacob had awakened from his sleep, he said, Truly the Lord is in this place, and I did not know it.)

Genesis 28:16X

16 And Jacob awaketh out of his sleep, and saith, `Surely Jehovah is in this place, and I knew not;'

Genesis 28:16X
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