From there he moved on to the hill country east of Bethel and pitched his tent, with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east. He built an altar to the Lord there, and he called on the name of the Lord.(A)

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19 and named the place Bethel,[a] though previously the city was named Luz.(A)

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Footnotes

  1. 28:19 = House of God

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