Genesis 31:20-30 NKJV And Jacob stole away, unknown to Labanthe Syrian, in that he did not tell him that he intended to flee.(21) So he fled with all that he had. He arose and crossed theriver, and headed toward the mountains of Gilead. (22) AndLaban was told on the third day that Jacob had fled. (23) Thenhe took his brethren with him and pursued him for seven daysjourney, and he overtook him in the mountains of Gilead. (24)But God had come to Laban the Syrian in a dream by night, and
Genesis 31:20-30 continue said to him, "Be careful that you speak toJacob neither good nor bad." (25) So Laban overtook Jacob. NowJacob had pitched his tent in the mountains, and Laban with hisbrethren pitched in the mountains of Gilead. (26) And Labansaid to Jacob: "What have you done, that you have stolen awayunknown to me, and carried away my daughters like captivestaken with the sword? (27) Why did you flee away secretly, andsteal away from me, and not tell me; for I might have sent you
Genesis 31:20-30 continue away with joy and songs, with timbreland harp? (28) And you did not allow me to kiss my sons and mydaughters. Now you have done foolishly in so doing. (29) It is inmy power to do you harm, but the God of your father spoke to melast night, saying, Be careful that you speak to Jacob neither goodnor bad. (30) And now you have surely gone because you greatlylong for your fathers house, but why did you steal my gods?”
Genesis 31:27 NKJV Why did you flee away secretly, andsteal away from me, and not tell me; for I might have sentyou away with joy and songs, with timbrel and harp? Genesis 31:29-30 NKJV It is in my power to do you harm, but the God of your father spoke to me last night, saying, Be careful that you speak to Jacob neither good nor bad. (30) And now you have surely gone because you greatly long for your fathers house, but why did you steal my gods?”
Genesis 28:15 NKJV Behold, I am with you and will keepyou wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land;for I will not leave you until I have done what I havespoken to you.” Genesis 31:19 NKJV Now Laban had gone to shear his sheep, and Rachel had stolen the household idols that were her fathers.
Genesis 31:34-35 NKJV Now Rachel had taken thehousehold idols, put them in the camels saddle, and saton them. And Laban searched all about the tent but didnot find them. (35) And she said to her father, "Let it notdisplease my lord that I cannot rise before you, for themanner of women is with me." And he searched but didnot find the household idols.
Genesis 31:38-42 NKJV These twenty years I have been with you;your ewes and your female goats have not miscarried their young,and I have not eaten the rams of your flock. (39) That which wastorn by beasts I did not bring to you; I bore the loss of it. Yourequired it from my hand, whether stolen by day or stolen bynight. (40) There I was! In the day the drought consumed me,and the frost by night, and my sleep departed from my eyes.
Genesis 31:38-42 continued (41) Thus I have been in your housetwenty years; I served you fourteen years for your two daughters,and six years for your flock, and you have changed my wages tentimes. (42) Unless the God of my father, the God of Abrahamand the Fear of Isaac, had been with me, surely now you wouldhave sent me away empty-handed. God has seen my afflictionand the labor of my hands, and rebuked you last night.”
James 4:8-10 NKJV Draw near to God and He will draw near toyou. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, youdouble-minded. (9) Lament and mourn and weep! Let yourlaughter be turned to mourning and your joy to gloom. (10)Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and He will lift youup.
Genesis 31:53 NKJV The God of Abraham, the God of Nahor, andthe God of their father judge between us." And Jacob swore by theFear of his father Isaac.
Romans 2:13-16 NKJV (for not the hearers of the law are just inthe sight of God, but the doers of the law will be justified; (14)for when Gentiles, who do not have the law, by nature do thethings in the law, these, although not having the law, are a law tothemselves, (15) who show the work of the law written in theirhearts, their conscience also bearing witness, and betweenthemselves their thoughts accusing or else excusing them) (16)in the day when God will judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ,according to my gospel.
2 Timothy 4:1 NKJV I charge you therefore before God and theLord Jesus Christ, who will judge the living and the dead at Hisappearing and His kingdom: