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Who is the father of the Jews - Esau or Jacob?

Jacob was the father of the Israelites (Jews). His sons were theancestors of the twelve tribes. Esau (Edom) is the traditionalancestor of the Edomites. The Israelites and Edom (MORE)

Did esau have any sons?

Esau had five sons: Eliphaz with Adah; Reuel with Basemath (or Mahalath); and Jeush, Jalam and Korah.
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What does it mean esau sold his birthright?

"Birthright": 1. A right, possession or privilege that is one's due by birth. 2. A special priviege accorded a firstborn. The "birthright" is God's creation, passed down throu (MORE)

Is esau the so called white man?

That answer is partly correct and misleading. At that time there was no classification of "middle eastern" and Ishmael was the pro-generator of the Palestinian / Assyrian or A (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

How did esau die?

His head was cut off by Chushim, the deaf and dumb son of Dan. After living in Egypt for 17 years, Jacob died and was taken to Canaan to be buried, but Esau attempted by force (MORE)

Why did Esau give up his inheritance?

Jacob bought it from him for a bowl of lentil soup.   Genesis 25:28-34 (King James Version)   29And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint: (MORE)

What is the difference between esau and Jacob?

Heb:12:16: Lest there be any fornicator, or profane person, as Esau, who for one morsel of meat sold his birthright. Heb:11:21: By faith Jacob, when he was a dying, blessed (MORE)

Why was Esau red and hairy?

Oculocutaneous albinism is what it is called. The "complete" and  "plain" one with all of the melanin is Jacob. Shemitic looking in  this case = black/brown (eumelanin). So, (MORE)

What did Esau do when he met Jacob?

One thought: Esau and Jacob were brothers, so grew up together. Therefore, they 'met' on several occasions obviously. A few times, in particular, are mentioned in the Bible, (MORE)