The Burial Place
Bethlehem was the place where Jacob’s wife
Rachel gave birth to Benjamin and where she was
laid to rest. Rachel and Leah are the brides
of Jacob that gave birth to the Twelve Tribes
Genesis 35:19 And Rachel died, and was buried
in the way to Ephrath, which
Isaiah 65:9 And I will bring forth a seed
out of Jacob, and out of Judah an inheritor
of my mountains.
The Story of Ruth and the Kinsman
Ruth 1:1 Now it came to pass in the days when
the judges ruled, that there was a famine
in the land. And a certain man of Bethlehem
Judah went to sojourn in the country of Moab,
he, and his wife, and his two sons. And the
name of the man was Elimelech, and the name
of his wife Naomi, and the name of his two
sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehem
Elimelich in the Hebrew is defined as The
Almighty, The Royal King.
A Prophetic Utterance of Mary
Ruth 4 We are witnesses. The Lord make the
woman that is come into thine house like
Rachel and like Leah, which two did build
the house of Israel: and do thou worthily
in Ephratah, and be famous
And the women her neighbours gave it a name,
saying, There is a son born to Naomi; and
they called his name Obed: he is the father
of Jesse, the father of David.
Jesus, Jesse, David and Bethlehem Ephratah
1 Samuel 17:12 Now David was the son of that
Ephrathite of Bethlehem Judah, whose name
Isaiah 11:10 And in that day there shall
be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign
of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek:
and his rest shall be glorious.
Psalm 132:5 Until I find out a place for the
Lord, an habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.
Lo, we heard of it at Ephratah: we found it
in the fields of the wood.
Micah 5:2 But thou, Bethlehem
thou be little among the thousands of Judah,
yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me
that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings
forth have been from of old, from everlasting.
Luke 2:4 And Joseph also went up from Galilee,
out of the city of Nazareth, into Judaea, unto
the city of David, which is called Bethlehem;
because he was of the house and lineage of
The Discussion in the Book
of John on Christ’s
John 7 Hath not the scripture said, That Christ
cometh of the seed of David, and out of the
town of Bethlehem, where David was?
So there was a division among the people because
They answered and said unto him, Art thou
also of Galilee? Search, and look: for out
of Galilee ariseth no prophet.
Isaiah 9:2 By the way of the sea, beyond Jordan,
in Galilee of the nations. The people that
walked in darkness have seen a great light:
they that dwell in the land of the shadow of
death, upon them hath the light shined.
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