How many brothers did Isaac have? (not including half brothers)
Why did the Lord command Abraham to kill Isaac?
- to test Abraham's faith and obedience
What was Abraham commanded to do to Isaac?
- burn him as a sacrifice
What stopped Abraham from killing Isaac?
- an angel of the Lord
Abraham commanded that Isaac should not marry a:
How would Abraham's servant know which woman would be Isaac's wife?
- she would offer to fill him and his camels with water
What was the name of Isaac's wife?
When Rebekah gave birth to Esau, he was:
- covered with red hair
Esau was a successful:
Jacob bought Esau's birthright from him with:
What did Esau do to cause his parents to grieve?
- marry outside the covenant
Who helped Jacob disguise as Esau in order to get the birthright blessing?
What was NOT a reason that Jacob was able to deceive Isaac into giving him the birthright blessing?
- Jacob and Esau were identical twins
What did Esau want to do to after Jacob "stole" the birthright?
- kill Jacob
What object was present in the dream Jacob had after leaving his family?
- a ladder
How long did Jacob serve Laban before he married one of Laban's daughters?
- 7 years
Which of Jacob's wives did he love the most?
Why did Jacob marry Leah before he married Rachel?
- because Leah was older
Why was Rachel envious of Leah?
- Rachel was sterile, but Leah had many children
What was the name of Jacob's son by Rachel?
Who did Jacob wrestle until the morning?
- a messenger of God
What was Jacob's name changed to?