a jewel. Rebecca was the daughter of Bethuel, the great-niece of Abraham, and the sister of Laban. “Do not take a wife from the Canaanite women,” he commanded. The Generations of the Sons of Keturah, and of Ishmael. As a jewel of gold in a swine's snout, so is a fair woman which is without discretion. ver. The nation of Israel came from Jacob, and the line of Esau became the Edomites. Ibid. Goes to the House of Bethuel and brings Rebecca. May He also give you the blessing of Abraham, to you and… 21 Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was childless. Take a wife for yourself there, from among the daughters of Laban, your mother's brother. These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham's son: Abraham fathered Isaac, and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to be his wife. 22 As the camels had done drinking, the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold, [..] She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor. Ge 24:10 Here lived Bethuel and Laban; and hither Abraham sent his servants to fetch Isaac a wife. Eliezer is sent to get a Wife for Isaac. Terah was the father of Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran was the father of Lot. 2 “Go at once to Paddan-aram, to the house of your mother’s father Bethuel, and take a wife from among the daughters of Laban, your mother’s brother.… Proverbs 31:30 Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.. Ezekiel 16:15 But thou didst trust in thine own beauty, and playedst the harlot because of thy renown, and pouredst out thy fornications on every one that passed by; his it was. And Isaac prayed to the Lord for his wife… Go at once to Paddan Aram, to the house of your mother's father Bethuel. 38. Their Prayers answered, and Esau and Jacob are Born. 16 The woman was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever slept with her. CHAPTER 25--Abraham takes Keturah for a Wife, by whom he has Six Sons. 16 The woman was very beautiful, a virgin; no man had ever slept with her. After this we have no mention of Mesopotamia till the close of the wanderings int he wilderness. 19 After this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre (that is, Hebron), in the land of Canaan. Nahor’s Descendants. Arise, go to Paddan-aram, to the house of Bethuel your mother's father; and from there take to yourself a wife from the daughters of Laban your mother's brother. * 20 Some time afterward, the news came to Abraham: “Milcah too has borne sons to your brother Nahor: 21 Uz, his firstborn, his brother Buz, Kemuel the father of Aram, 22 Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel.” 23 Bethuel became the father of Rebekah. She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor. Answer: Rebekah in the Bible was the wife of Isaac and mother of Jacob and Esau. May God Almighty bless you and make you fruitful and multiply you, that you may become a company of peoples. Rebecca bore two sons, Esau and Jacob. 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan Aram c and sister of Laban the Aramean. CHAPTER 26--Isaac and Rebecca pray for children. Hither too, a century later, came Jacob on the same errand; and hence he returned with his two wives after an absence of twenty-one years. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife … 17 The servant hurried to meet her and said, “Please give me a little water from your jar.” [..] Genesis 24. 21 And Isaac intreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived. 20 And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padanaram, the sister to Laban the Syrian. Haran died before his father Terah in the land of his birth, in Ur of the Chaldeans. Rebecca became the wife of Isaac, who was the promised son of Abraham and Sarah. We first meet Rebekah in Genesis 24:15, where she is identified as “the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor.” This would have made Rebekah a great-niece to Abraham and second cousin to Isaac. 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