Sentence Examples

  • A large mantle could thus serve as a veil, and Rebekah covered her face with her square or oblong wrapper on meeting Isaac (Gen.
  • (The dates are due to the post-exilic framework in which the stories are inserted.) Still another episode of the same nature is recorded of Isaac and Rebekah at Gerar, also with Abimelech.
  • The picturesque account of the meeting with Rebekah throws interesting light on oriental custom.
  • After the death of his mother, when he was forty years old, he married Rebekah the Aramaean, by whom after twenty years of married life he became the father of Esau and Jacob.
  • His Scholia to ' The stories, including the delightful history of the courting of Rebekah by proxy, are due to the oldest narrators.