Romans 9:13
New International Version
Just as it is written: "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

New Living Translation
In the words of the Scriptures, “I loved Jacob, but I rejected Esau.”

English Standard Version
As it is written, “Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.”

Berean Study Bible
So it is written: “Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.”

Berean Literal Bible
As it has been written: "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

New American Standard Bible
Just as it is written, "JACOB I LOVED, BUT ESAU I HATED."

New King James Version
As it is written, “Jacob I have loved, but Esau I have hated.”

King James Bible
As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

Christian Standard Bible
As it is written: I have loved Jacob, but I have hated Esau.

Contemporary English Version
That's why the Scriptures say that the Lord liked Jacob more than Esau.

Good News Translation
As the scripture says, "I loved Jacob, but I hated Esau."

Holman Christian Standard Bible
As it is written: I have loved Jacob, but I have hated Esau.

International Standard Version
So it is written, "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

NET Bible
just as it is written: "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

New Heart English Bible
Even as it is written, "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
As it is written: “I have loved Jacob and I have hated Esau.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The Scriptures say, "I loved Jacob, but I hated Esau."

New American Standard 1977
Just as it is written, “JACOB I LOVED, BUT ESAU I HATED.”

King James 2000 Bible
As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

American King James Version
As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

American Standard Version
Even as it is written, Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.

Douay-Rheims Bible
As it is written: Jacob I have loved, but Esau I have hated.

Darby Bible Translation
according as it is written, I have loved Jacob, and I have hated Esau.

English Revised Version
Even as it is written, Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.

Webster's Bible Translation
As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

Weymouth New Testament
This agrees with the other Scripture which says, "Jacob I have loved, but Esau I have hated."

World English Bible
Even as it is written, "Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated."

Young's Literal Translation
according as it hath been written, 'Jacob I did love, and Esau I did hate.'
Study Bible
God's Sovereign Choice
12not by works but by Him who calls, she was told, “The older will serve the younger.” 13So it is written: “Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.” 14What then shall we say? Is God unjust? Certainly not!…
Cross References
Malachi 1:2
"I have loved you," says the LORD. But you ask, "How have You loved us?" "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet Jacob I have loved,

Mark 12:10
Have you never read this Scripture: 'The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone.

Treasury of Scripture

As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.

Jacob.

Malachi 1:2,3
I have loved you, saith the LORD. Yet ye say, Wherein hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? saith the LORD: yet I loved Jacob, …

hated.

Genesis 29:31,33
And when the LORD saw that Leah was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren…

Deuteronomy 21:15
If a man have two wives, one beloved, and another hated, and they have born him children, both the beloved and the hated; and if the firstborn son be hers that was hated:

Proverbs 13:24
He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him betimes.





Lexicon
So
καθὼς (kathōs)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 2531: According to the manner in which, in the degree that, just as, as. From kata and hos; just as, that.

it is written:
γέγραπται (gegraptai)
Verb - Perfect Indicative Middle or Passive - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's Greek 1125: A primary verb; to 'grave', especially to write; figuratively, to describe.

“Jacob
Ἰακὼβ (Iakōb)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2384: Of Hebrew origin; Jacob, the progenitor of the Israelites.

I loved,
ἠγάπησα (ēgapēsa)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 25: To love, wish well to, take pleasure in, long for; denotes the love of reason, esteem. Perhaps from agan; to love.

but
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's Greek 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

Esau
Ἠσαῦ (Ēsau)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's Greek 2269: Esau, elder son of Isaac the patriarch, brother of Jacob. Of Hebrew origin; Esau, an Edomite.

I hated.”
ἐμίσησα (emisēsa)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 1st Person Singular
Strong's Greek 3404: To hate, detest, love less, esteem less. From a primary misos; to detest; by extension, to love less.
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