Colossians 4, Christian Graces, Final Greetings, Exhortation, Blessing.
Genesis 49, Jacob blesses his sons, Jacob’s death.
Genesis 48, Jacob blessing Ephraim and Manasseh
Joseph blessing Ephraim and Manasseh,Benjamin West Date: 1766 – 1768
Genesis 27, Jacob gets Isaac’s blessing, Jacob flees to Laban.
Rebekah: Let the curse fall on me. She didn’t have it easy after that.
Rebekah was the original inventor of the plot for Isaac to give Jacob the blessing rather than Esau after Jacob had extorted Esau’s birthright. By deceit they fulfilled God’s will. The Bible shows how sinful man can still fulfill God’s purpose.