* 25: 23 Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you shall be divided;
the one shall be stronger than the other, the older shall serve the younger.
** 25:28 Isaac loved Esau because he ate of his game, but Rebekah loved Jacob.
*** 27:12 Perhaps my father will feel me […] bring a curse upon myself and not a blessing.” His mother said, “Let your curse be on me, only obey my voice...”
**** 27:34 “Bless me, even me also, O my father!” But [his father] said, “Your brother came deceitfully, and he has taken away your blessing.” (41) Now Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed him.
To learn more about constructing and interpreting a family diagram, please see Chapter 7 “Drawing Your Map” in our workbook: Takes More Than Love: A workbook for singles and couples