Two little boys lost in the wilderness of the Allegheny Front in April 1856 brought a thousand men from near and far to search the twisting … In Genesis 28, we find Jacob in the middle of a 500-mile journey across a foreign land at his father Isaac’s command. The painting reflects the midrash that describes how the angels in Jacob's dream were dancing, leaping and arguing above his sleeping body. The Meaning of Jacob's Dream Rabbai Jacob Charlap Department of Talmud "He had a dream; a ladder was set on the ground and its top reached the sky, and angels of God were going up and down on it. 1(b), p. 1224). * In the words of Maimonides (Guide, I.15, trans. Jacob’s Dream at Bethel. ©  Julie Lee and John Pennell, Country Gentlemen Music, admin by ICG (SESAC) / Solargrass Music, admin by Bug Music (BMI), In the spring of 1856 with the snow still on the ground This statement has been interpreted as associating or implicating Jesus with the mythical ladder, in that Christ bridges the gap between Heaven and Earth. In his dream Jacob saw a stairway (the Hebrew word is sullam. Today God’s house is the church of God, and in eternity future this house will be the New Jerusalem, the … And he lighted upon a certain place . The dream. Jesus presents himself as the reality to which the ladder points; as Jacob saw in a dream the reunion of Heaven and Earth, Jesus brought this reunion, metaphorically the ladder, i… Taking one of the stones there, he put it under his head and lay down to sleep. This was a dream. I think that Ja’acov saw his own life of the past and feared that if he would sin HaShem would not be any longer his G-d. And found the boys cold and still beneath the old birch tree, Oh mommy and daddy, look past the tears you cry But something life-changing happens to Jacob … Tomorrow is a promissory note. Watch Bible Stories | JACOB'S DREAM | Latest Bible Stories For Kids HD | Kids Special Stories * According Chap. This portion gives a hint as to why it went down as it did. And in you and in your seed will all the families of the earth be blessed". The nature of and objects within the dream were simply awe inspiring. A two-time Editor of British Bluegrass News, he has been seriously interested in bluegrass music since about 1970. A midrash in the medieval collection on the Book of Genesis, Bereishit Rabbah, interpreted verse 12 as follows: And behold a ladder–this is the incline [leading to the Temple altar]. If Jacob did not narrate this dream, then who is the author and how did they know that Jacob had that dream? Jacob, though blessed, must flee- this is the punishment for his deception. WHEEL . The Israel Bible is the world’s first Tanakh (Bible) centered around the Land of Israel, the People of Israel, and the dynamic relationship between them. As you lay us down to rest in the presence of the Lord