Genesis 35:6
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New International Version
Jacob and all the people with him came to Luz (that is, Bethel) in the land of Canaan.

King James Bible
So Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan, that is, Bethel, he and all the people that were with him.

Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan, that is, Bethel, he and all the people that were with him.

World English Bible
So Jacob came to Luz (that is, Bethel), which is in the land of Canaan, he and all the people who were with him.

Young's Literal Translation
And Jacob cometh in to Luz which is in the land of Canaan (it is Bethel), he and all the people who are with him,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The terror of God - A supernatural awe sent by the Almighty, was upon the cities that were round about, so that they were not molested in their departure. This could be owing to nothing less than the especial providence of God.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Genesis 12:8 And he removed from there to a mountain on the east of Bethel, and pitched his tent, having Bethel on the west, and Hai on the east...

Genesis 28:19,22 And he called the name of that place Bethel: but the name of that city was called Luz at the first...

Judges 1:22-26 And the house of Joseph, they also went up against Bethel: and the LORD was with them...

February the Eighth Revisiting Old Altars
"I will make there an altar unto God, who answered me in the day of my distress." --GENESIS xxxv. 1-7. It is a blessed thing to revisit our early altars. It is good to return to the haunts of early vision. Places and things have their sanctifying influences, and can recall us to lost experiences. I know a man to whom the scent of a white, wild rose is always a call to prayer. I know another to whom Grasmere is always the window of holy vision. Sometimes a particular pew in a particular church
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

The Trials and visions of Devout Youth
'And Jacob dwelt in the land wherein his father was a stranger, in the land of Canaan. These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was feeding the flock with his brethren; and the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives: and Joseph brought unto his father their evil report. Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colours. And when his brethren saw that
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
Genesis 28:19
He called that place Bethel, though the city used to be called Luz.

Genesis 48:3
Jacob said to Joseph, "God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and there he blessed me

1 Samuel 7:16
From year to year he went on a circuit from Bethel to Gilgal to Mizpah, judging Israel in all those places.

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