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katapi HOME Genesis 25:19-26 - The birth of Esau and Jacob.  Gn.25.19-26

25 19 THIS IS THE TABLE of the descendants of Abraham's son Isaac. Isaac's father was Abraham. 25 20 When Isaac was forty years old he married Rebecca the daughter of Bethuel the Aramaean from Paddan-aram and the sister of Laban the Aramaean. 25 21 Isaac appealed to the LORD on behalf of his wife because she was barren ; the LORD yielded to his entreaty, and Rebecca conceived. 25 22 The children pressed hard on each other in her womb, and she said, 'If this is how it is with me, what does it mean?' So she went to seek guidance of the LORD. 25 23 The LORD said to her: