Rebekah (Rebecca): Mother of Esau and Jacob
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Genesis 25:21-28
And Isaac entreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was entreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.
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The Perpetual virginity of Blessed Mary.
... Jacob, the son of Isaac and Rebecca, when in fear ... and watered the flocks of Laban,
his mother's brother. ... father's brother, and that he was Rebekah's son." Here ...
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1 Cor. xiii. 4
... In the mind of that pious mother the mystery ... correctly stated the patristic view
of Rebecca's conduct, a ... "Rebekah had no doubt treasured up the oracle which ...
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Against Jovinianus.
... We are informed that Rebekah went like a prophet to ... moreover, the husband of one
wife, Rebecca, prefigures the ... to the funeral of his father and mother, so must ...
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