Birthright: Forfeited by Reuben
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Man's Passions and God's Purpose
... In chapter xlii.22, Reuben himself reminds his brothers of what had passed. ... Joseph
was meant by Jacob as his successor in the forfeited birthright"his scheme ...
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They Shall be Called the Children of God
... We were not akin to God. We had by sin lost and forfeited our pedigree. ... Reuben
for incest lost the prerogative of his birthright (Genesis 49:4 ...
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1 Chronicles 5:1,2
Now the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel, (for he was the firstborn; but for as much as he defiled his father's bed, his birthright was given to the sons of Joseph the son of Israel: and the genealogy is not to be reckoned after the birthright.
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Birthright: An Honorable Title

Birthright: Belonged to the First Born

Birthright: Entitled the Firstborn to a Double Portion of Inheritance

Birthright: Forfeited by Reuben

Birthright: Royal Succession

Birthright: Set Aside: Adonijah

Birthright: Set Aside: Hosah's Son

Birthright: Set Aside: That of Manasseh

Birthright: Sold by Esau

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