New International Version
Then she handed to her son Jacob the tasty food and the bread she had made.
King James Bible
And she gave the savoury meat and the bread, which she had prepared, into the hand of her son Jacob.
Darby Bible Translation
and she gave the savoury dishes and the bread that she had prepared into the hand of her son Jacob.
World English Bible
She gave the savory food and the bread, which she had prepared, into the hand of her son Jacob.
Young's Literal Translation
and she giveth the tasteful things, and the bread which she hath made, into the hand of Jacob her son.
Genesis 27:17 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Goodly raiment - Mr. Ainsworth has a sensible note on this place. "The priest in the law had holy garments to minister in, Exodus 28:2-4, which the Septuagint there and in this place term την στολην, The robe, and στολην ἁγιαν, the holy robe. Whether the first-born, before the law, had such to minister in is not certain, but it is probable by this example; for had they been common garments, why did not Esau himself, or his wives, keep them? But being, in all likelihood, holy robes, received from their ancestors, the mother of the family kept them in sweet chests from moths and the like, whereupon it is said, Genesis 27:27, Isaac smelled the smell of his garments." The opinion of Ainsworth is followed by many critics.
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1. There is a great question about Lying, which often arises in the midst of our every day business, and gives us much trouble, that we may not either rashly call that a lie which is not such, or decide that it is sometimes right to tell a lie, that is, a kind of honest, well-meant, charitable lie. This question we will painfully discuss by seeking with them that seek: whether to any good purpose, we need not take upon ourselves to affirm, for the attentive reader will sufficiently gather from the …
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Letter xxxv. From Pope Damasus.
Prepare me the kind of tasty food I like and bring it to me to eat, so that I may give you my blessing before I die."
She also covered his hands and the smooth part of his neck with the goatskins.
He went to his father and said, "My father." "Yes, my son," he answered. "Who is it?"
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