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Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine: and Israel heard
it. Now the sons of Jacob were twelve:
GEN 35:23 The sons of Leah; Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, and Simeon, and
Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun:
GEN 35:24 The sons of Rachel; Joseph, and Benjamin:
GEN 35:25 And the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's handmaid; Dan, and Naphtali:
GEN 35:26 And the sons of Zilpah, Leah's handmaid: Gad, and Asher:
these are the sons of Jacob, which were born to him in Padanaram.
GEN 35:27 And Jacob came unto Isaac his father unto Mamre, unto the
city of Arbah, which is Hebron, where Abraham and Isaac sojourned.
GEN 35:28 And the days of Isaac were an hundred and fourscore years.
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