And Rebekah spoke to Jacob her son, saying, Behold, I heard your father speak to Esau your brother, saying,…
I. THE HUMAN ELEMENT IN IT.
1. The partiality of a fond mother.
II. THE RELIGIOUS ELEMENT IN IT.
1. It seemed as if the oracle of God was likely to become void.
2. The crisis was urgent.
(T. H. Leale.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And Rebekah spake unto Jacob her son, saying, Behold, I heard thy father speak unto Esau thy brother, saying,